The role of the Japanese industry in East Asia during the 20th century

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Title The role of the Japanese industry in East Asia during the 20th century
El papel de la industria japonesa en el este de Asia durante el siglo XX
 
Creator Tanamachi Castro, Gerardo
 
Description During the first half of the 20th century, Japan launched an imperialist project in East Asia that transformed the region in many ways. By means of a historical and comparative analysis, this paper describes the economic activities of the Japanese in that period, directed not only to the mere extraction of resources, but also to the construction of infrastructure, the training of technical personnel and the creation of institutions and long-lasting international links. It also shows how all this was used favorably as a driving force in the industry of the region, and even in cases of economic growth that emulated the “Japanese miracle” after the Second World War. 
Durante la primera mitad del siglo XX, Japón emprendió en el este de Asia un proyecto imperialista que transformó a la región en muchos sentidos. Por medio de un análisis histórico y comparativo se describen las actividades económicas de los japoneses en ese periodo, las cuales están orientadas no sólo a la mera extracción de recursos, sino también a la construcción de infraestructura, la formación de personal técnico y la creación de instituciones y vínculos internacionales duraderos. Se muestra también cómo todo esto fue aprovechado después de la Segunda Guerra Mundial como motor de la industria de la región y de casos de un crecimiento económico que emuló el “milagro japonés”. 
 
Publisher Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México
 
Date 2020-04-20
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion
Artículo revisado por pares
 
Format application/pdf
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Identifier https://cienciaergosum.uaemex.mx/article/view/10607
10.30878/ces.v27n2a4
 
Source CIENCIA ergo-sum; Vol. 27 Núm. 2 (2020): CIENCIA ergo-sum (julio-octubre 2020)
CIENCIA ergo-sum; Vol. 27 Núm. 2 (2020): CIENCIA ergo-sum (julio-octubre 2020)
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1405-0269
 
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