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Checkland, Olive

Overview
Works: 26 works in 156 publications in 2 languages and 3,004 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Personal narratives  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: E166, 917.044
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Olive Checkland
Japan and Britain after 1859 : creating cultural bridges by Olive Checkland( )

18 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 1,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Behind all this there were serious men and women, like the artist Frank Brangwyn, the anthropologist Isabella Bird, the poet Laurence Binyon and the potter Bernard Leach who were also committed to Japan and Japanese culture. It is the activities and experiences of these, and similar, individuals, and the broader background against which they operated, that are the main concern of this book."--Jacket
Industry and ethos : Scotland, 1832-1914 by S. G Checkland( Book )

22 editions published between 1984 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humanitarianism and the Emperor's Japan, 1877-1977 by Olive Checkland( Book )

19 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Britains encounter with Meiji Japan, 1868-1912 by Olive Checkland( Book )

21 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and Japanese and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Meiji Era, of 1868-1912, British influence in Japan was stronger than that of any other foreign power. Although role models were sought from Englishmen and Scotsmen, whether diplomats, engineers, educators or philosophers, the first priority for the Japanese was to achieve a transfer of industrial and technical skills. As important customers, who brought good profits to British industry, the Japanese were accommodated when they stipulated on awarding a contract that their own people should work in office, shipyard or factory. Much new research material discovered in Japan, England and Scotland has enabled the detailed examination of a relationship - with Britain as Senior and Japan as Junior partner - which lasted until 1914. It was on these foundations that Japan was able subsequently to build a great industrial nation
The Poor Law report of 1834 by Great Britain( Book )

15 editions published in 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philanthropy in Victorian Scotland : social welfare and the voluntary principle by Olive Checkland( Book )

9 editions published in 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pacific banking, 1859-1959 : East meets West by Olive Checkland( Book )

10 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume explores the implications of colonialism in Pacific banking. It is a regional study of South and East Asian monetary institutions. The book examines the influence that the colonial powers, especially Britain, exerted in the area through their d
Health care as social history : the Glasgow case( Book )

5 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isabella Bird and 'a woman's right to do what she can do well by Olive Checkland( Book )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and Japanese and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Japanese whisky, Scotch blend : Masataka Taketsuru, the Japanese whisky king and Rita, his Scotch wife by Olive Checkland( Book )

5 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sobriety and thrift : John Philipson and family by Olive Checkland( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Educational and technological exchange in 19th century Asia by Chūhei Sugiyama( Book )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rita to uisukī : Nihon no sukotchi to kokusai kekkon( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in Japanese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nihon no kindaika to sukottorando = Technical transfer and cultural exchange betweeen Britain and Japan by Olive Checkland( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in Japanese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Massan to Rita : Japanīzu uisukī no tanjō = Japanese whisky, Scotch blend by Olive Checkland( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Englishwoman in America by Isabella L Bird( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book reveals a great deal of how British society views an American woman
British and Japanese economic interaction under the early Meiji : the Takashima Coal Mine, 1868-88 by Olive Checkland( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Poor Law report of 1834. Edited with an introduction by S.G. and E.A.O. Checkland by Great Britain( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Massan to rita : Japanizu uisuki no tanjo( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collected travel writings of Isabella Bird by Isabella L Bird( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Japan and Britain after 1859 : creating cultural bridges
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Industry and ethos : Scotland, 1832-1914Britains encounter with Meiji Japan, 1868-1912Pacific banking, 1859-1959 : East meets WestIsabella Bird and 'a woman's right to do what she can do wellJapanese whisky, Scotch blend : Masataka Taketsuru, the Japanese whisky king and Rita, his Scotch wifeCollected travel writings of Isabella Bird
Alternative Names
Anthony, Edith Olive

Checkland, E. O. A.

Checkland, Edith Olive Anthony.

Checkland, Olive

Olive Checkland Brits historica (1920-2004)

Olive Checkland English historian

Olive Checkland historiadora británica

Olive Checkland historiadora británica (1920–2004)

チェックランド, O

チェックランド, オリーヴ

チェックランド, オリーブ

Languages
English (128)

Japanese (17)