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Critical Perspectives on the Pacific Region Idea, edited by Arif Dirlik, 53–72. 2nd ed. Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield. ———. 2009. Dominion from Sea to Sea: Pacific Ascendancy and American Power. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press. ———. 2010. The Korean War: A History. New York: Modern Library. Daniels, Roger. 1988. Asian America: Chinese and Japanese in the United States since 1850. Seattle: University of Washington Press. Dirlik, Arif. 1998a. ” In What Is in a Rim? Critical Perspectives on the Pacific Region Idea, edited by Arif Dirlik, 283–308.

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