Chine, Corée, Japon - CCJ

The CCJ, UMR 8173, is the largest East Asia Research Center in France.

Founded on 1st January 2006, it brings together the Centre d'études sur la Chine moderne et contemporaine (CECMC), the Centre de Recherches sur la Corée (CRC), and the Centre de recherches sur le Japon (CRJ).

It is managed by the EHESS and CNRS.


Trade and Technology in East Asia 1700-1900

Friday 27 September 2019

International Workshop organized by François Gipouloux (CECMC-CCJ/EHESS) & Aleksandra Kobiljski (CRJ-CCJ/EHESS), 27 September 2019 Program 9h30-10h Welcome & Introduction François Gipouloux (CECMC-CCJ/EHESS) & Aleksandra Kobiljski (CRJ-CCJ/EHESS) 10h-11h « Information Networks in Japan 18th-19th century » IWAKI Takuji (Kyoto University) Moderator : Yannick Bardy (University of Lille/CRJ-EHESS) 11h-12h « China’s Agrarian Environmental Relations, 1000-1800 » Jennifer...

Social Exclusion, Body, and Movement : Yoseba Day Laborers in Postwar Japan

Thursday 11 April 2019

Conference Jieun KIM (University of Leeds) 11 April 2019 In postwar Japan, certain districts in major cities have been administered separately as day laborers’ enclaves. Known as yoseba today, these enclaves have served to contain day laborers, while offering them services specialized for their needs, from employment to housing. Since the collapse of the financial...