Five College Consortium

Five College Center for East Asian Studies (FCCEAS)

Online Resources to Support K-14 East Asian Studies

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General East Asia

META-SITES:

Asian Studies Virtual Library
Boston Museum of Fine Arts
Image Database to Enhance Asian Studies

CURRICULUM & INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT:

Asia for Educators (Columbia University)
Asian Educational Media Service

Asia Society
Association for Asian Studies

Boston Children's Museum
Choices Blog (Brown University)

East Asia Resource Center (University of Washington)

East Asian Studies Center (Indiana University)

Education About Asia (magazine)

Five College Center for East Asian Studies 
Internet East Asian History Sourcebook 
(Fordham University)
Mansfield Freeman Center for East Asian Studies (Wesleyan University)
Massachusetts Geographic Alliance

National Consortium for Teaching About Asia
 (NCTA)
Primary Source

Programs in International Education Resources (PIER)
 (Yale University)
Program for Teaching East Asia
 (University of Colorado)
Stanford Program on Intl. and Cross-Cultural Education (SPICE)
Teachable Texts (National Archives at Boston); Our Documented Rights: Thinking about Chinese Exclusion

ARTS & CULTURE:

Asian Arts and Culture Program (UMASS)
Asian Film Connections

Asian Historical Architecture
 (photographs)
Asian Topics: An Online Resource for Asian History and Culture (Columbia University)
East Asia Image Collection of the Lafayette College Libraries
International Dunhuang Project (The Silk Road Online)
Peabody Essex Museum 

EDUCATION & TRAVEL:

360 Cities World Map
American Field Service
Education About Asia (magazine)
Youth for Understanding

China & Taiwan

METASITES:

China's Official Gateway to News & Information
Internet Guide for China Studies
Chinese Culture (About Network)
Taiwanese Websites

EMBASSIES/GOVERNMENT: 

Chinese Embasssy, Washington DC
Hong Kong SAR 
Taiwan: Republic of China, Ministry of Education

READ ONLINE:

China Daily
ChinaFile (Asia Society)
South China Morning Post (Hong Kong)
China Post (Taiwan)
Taiwan Review
People's Daily (newspaper--China)

TRAVEL:

Discover China
Chinatravel.com (travel agent)

ARTS & CULTURE:

Chinese Posters: Propaganda, Politics, History, Art
The China Experience
Connected China (Reuters)
Modern Chinese Literature and Culture
National Palace Museum (Taiwan)

CURRICULUM & INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT:

Asia For Educators (Columbia University)
China and Globalization (Asia Society)
China Institute
From Mao to Now: What Students Need to Know about China (World Affairs Council)
Perfect Imbalance: Exploring Chinese Aesthetics (Peabody Essex Musuem)
Searching for China (Web-based activities)

INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT:

Five College Center for East Asian Studies
Primary Source Programs on China

Korea

METASITES:

WWW Virtual Library -- Korea (thru ANU Asia Studies WWW)

EMBASSIES/GOVERNMENT:

Korea.net (Republic of Korea)

READ ONLINE:

Korea Focus (magazine)
Korea Herald (South Korea)
Korea Today  (magazine--South Korea)
Koreana Webzine
Korea Times (South Korea)
The Chosun Ilbo (South Korea)

TRAVEL:

Korea National Tourist Organization
Life in Korea
Infinitely Yours, Seoul

ARTS & CULTURE:

Neil Mishalov's Korean Photo Collection (1968-1969)
Introduction to Korean

CURRICULUM & INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT:

Arts of Korea: A Resource for Educators (Metropolitan Museum of Art)
Center for Korean Studies
 (U of Hawaii)
Introduction to Korean
Korea Foundation
Korea Institute (Harvard)
Korea SocietyK-12 teacher resources
Korean American Historical Association
Korean War Historical Images
UCLA Center for Korean Studies

Japan

METASITES:

Larry Stockton: Japan Links
Japan Reference
Japanese Statistics Bureau
National Diet Library Gallery
Web Japan

EMBASSIES/GOVERNMENT:

Japanese Embassy, Washington DC
Consulate-General of Japan in New York
Consulate General of Japan in Boston
Consulate General of Japan in Boston School Visit Program
Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Japan) 

BY & FOR KIDS:

Kids Web Japan

READ ONLINE:

Asahi Newspaper
Daily Yomiuri Online
Japan Echo
Japan Focus: An Asia Pacific E-Journal
Japan Times
Mainichi Daily News
Nipponia

TRAVEL:

Japan Atlas (Japan Information Network)
Japan National Tourist Organization
Tokyo Food Page
Tsukiji Market (fish market)

ARTS & CULTURE:

Ainu Museum
ARTSEDGE: Japanese Noh Theater
ARTSEDGE: Japanese Woodbock Prints
At Home in Japan - what no one tells you
Digital Gallery of World Picture Books
Edo Castle
Heiji Scroll
Hiroshima Archive
Japan Artists Information Directory (JAID)
Japan Costume Museum
Japanese Old Photographs of the Bakumatsu Meiji Periods
Japan Thru Young Eyes
Japan for the Uninvited
Metropolitan Museum of Art: Woodblock Prints in the Ukiyo-e style
Nagoya TV Ukiyo-e Museum
National Museum of Japanese History
Otogi Zoshi (medieval Japanese literature)
Scrolls of the Mongol Invasions of Japan
Sumo
Tokyo in Photographs (Meiji and Taisho Era Photographs)

CURRICULUM & INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT:

Cross Currents
Japanese-American Internment: Novels and nonfiction, websites (Kay Vendergrift)
Recommended Resources on Japan (Columbia University)
Visualizing Cultures (John Dower's open courseware at MIT)
Center for Global Partnership (Japan Foundation)
Five College Center for East Asian Studies
Japan Foundation
Asia Policy Point
Japan Society (Boston)
Japan Society
 (NY)
About Japan: A Teacher's Resource
Keizai Koho Center
Life in the Floating World: Ukiyo-e Prints and the Rise of the Merchant Class in Edo Period Japan (NEH's EDSITEment!)
Program for Teaching East Asia (University of Colorado Boulder)
Teachnology--Japan Lesson Plans
Texts and Contexts: Teaching Japan through Children's Literature (University of Colorado Boulder)
United States-Japan Foundation 
Web Japan