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    • Empire by Design: Railways, Architecture, and Urban Planning in Tokyo, Taipei, and Seoul 

      Grunow, Tristan (University of Oregon, 2015-01-14)
      This dissertation examines the spatial and built forms of Japanese power. As it sought to consolidate control of new territory, the Meiji government followed a design forged in Tokyo as it attempted to build legitimacy ...
    • Populism and Imperialism: Politics in the U.S. West, 1890-1900 

      Jessen, Nathan (University of Oregon, 2014-09-29)
      Historians have long been fascinated by the last decade of the nineteenth century. It was in these years that one of the great industrial reform movements arose, spearheaded in much of the West and South by the Populists. ...
    • Red Albion: Genocide and English Colonialism, 1622-1646 

      Kruer, Matthew, 1981- (University of Oregon, 2009-06)
      This thesis examines the connection between colonialism and violence during the early years of English settlement in North America. I argue that colonization was inherently destructive because the English colonists ...