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umd:1904
Digital collection: Films@UM
Describes the education reforms instituted in Korea that lifted the literacy rate from twenty-five percent to...
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2) Korean Americans (1993)
Digital collection: Films@UM
Examines the lives of urban Korean Americans who seek to retain their traditional cultural values while adjus...
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Digital collection: Films@UM
This documentary examines the life and career of Isamu Noguchi, a prolific Japanese-American sculptor, best k...
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Digital collection: Films@UM
Edward Said's book Orientalism has been influential in a diverse range of disciplines since its publication i...
umd:10691
Digital collection: Films@UM
From their ascension to power in the 13th century to the unconditional surrender of Japan at the end of World...
umd:10758
Digital collection: Films@UM
This program spotlights 33 works of Chinese art seldom ever seen outside of the National Palace Museum. Inclu...
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Digital collection: Films@UM
An examination of the development of Kyoto architecture during the last half of the 19th century and the firs...
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8) Chinese religions (2001)
Digital collection: Films@UM
In this program, Hans Kung seeks to understand the religions of China - officially a religion-free zone durin...
umd:2051
Digital collection: Films@UM
Focusing on the emblematic flowers, foods and festivals of each season, this four-part series introduces the ...
umd:2062
Digital collection: Films@UM
This program explores the history of imperial China through its symbolic heart: Beijing, the "Forbidden City....
umd:2105
Digital collection: Films@UM
Discusses immigration to the United States during the 19th and 20th centuries, with particular emphasis on mo...
umd:2109
Digital collection: Films@UM
Yap Cheng Hai and other feng shui consultants provide an overview of Taoism, chi, yin and yang, the five symb...
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Digital collection: Films@UM
The tea ceremony originated in China but was transformed in Japan into an art of infinite resonance with prec...
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14) Chinese healing (2004)
Digital collection: Films@UM
Explores how the Chinese look upon the human body: as an interactive energy system in which life energy -"chi...
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Digital collection: Films@UM
From the creation legend of Panku to the demise of the Han Dynasty, this program traces Chinese history and e...
umd:10779
Digital collection: Films@UM
This documentary contains clandestine video footage shot at personal risk by a North Korean known as Ahn Chol...
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Digital collection: Films@UM
Harrison Salisbury, a New York Times correspondent, witness to much of the history of the Chinese revolution ...
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18) The Art of Kabuki (1988)
Digital collection: Films@UM
An introduction to the 400 year old tradition of Kabuki, explaining its origins and purposes, its literary so...
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Digital collection: Films@UM
This program looks at the life and legacy of Mao Tse-Tung: birth, education, enlistment in the revolutionary ...
umd:1465
Digital collection: Films@UM
Documents the political history of China from the Revolution in 1949 to the massacre in Tiananmen Square in 1...
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Digital collection: Films@UM
An autobiographical look at the life and influence of Mao Zedong, Marxist theorist, soldier, and statesman. T...
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Digital collection: Films@UM
Presents several classical dances from India, demonstrating the range of this form of dancing with its combin...
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Digital collection: Films@UM
Written by 16th-century Chinese playwright Tang Xianzu, The peony pavilion is a 19-hour epic opera in 57 epis...
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Digital collection: Films@UM
The Cultural Revolution of China, which started in 1966, was an attempt by Chairman Mao to control the Chines...
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Digital collection: Films@UM
Reveals life in the Qin Dynasty, under China's first emperor, Shi Huangdi, circa. 221 B.C. Historians, archae...