The Rise and Fall of Dutch Taiwan, 1624-1662: Cooperative Colonization and the Statist Model of European Expansion

@article{Andrade2006TheRA,
  title={The Rise and Fall of Dutch Taiwan, 1624-1662: Cooperative Colonization and the Statist Model of European Expansion},
  author={Tonio Adam Andrade},
  journal={Journal of World History},
  year={2006},
  volume={17},
  pages={429 - 450}
}
  • T. Andrade
  • Published 30 October 2006
  • History
  • Journal of World History
This study, based on Dutch, Spanish, Portuguese, and Chinese sources, examines the rise and fall of Dutch Taiwan in the light of a model of European expansion first sketched (separately) by historians John E.Wills Jr. and Michael N. Pearson. According to the Wills-Pearson model, Europeans were successful in colonization attempts because they received support from European states, whereas Asian states were less likely to support overseas adventurism. The case of Taiwan strongly supports the… 
Onward, Christian Samurai! The Japanese Expeditions to Taiwan in 1609 and 1616
In 1593, 1609 and 1616 three very different attempts were made by the rulers of Japan to establish formal diplomatic and trade links with Taiwan. The 1593 approach consisted merely of a letter that
Revisiting the expansion thesis: international society and the role of the Dutch East India company as a merchant empire
This paper breaks new ground by looking at the role played by merchant empires, such as the Dutch East India Company (VOC), in shaping European interactions with the non-Western world. It offers a
A Fake Embassy, the Lord of Taiwan and Tokugawa Japan
In 1624, the Dutch East India Company established a colony on Taiwan. When Dutch authorities moved to tax and restrict Japanese traders, who had been sailing to the island for a number of years, they
The Blue Frontier
In this revisionist history of the eighteenth-century Qing Empire from a maritime perspective, Ronald C. Po argues that it is reductive to view China over this period exclusively as a continental
Vanishing natives and Taiwan’s settler-colonial unconsciousness
ABSTRACT This article approaches Taiwan history through the optic of settler-colonial studies, a comparative scholarly field that has consolidated in recent years [see Wolfe, Patrick. (1999). Settler
Mainland mirrors : Europe, Japan, China, South Asia, and the islands
1. A far promontory: Southeast Asia and Eurasia 2. Varieties of European experience (I): the formation of Russia and France to c.1600 3. Varieties of European experience (II): a great acceleration,
Explaining the Religious Divide
I organize dominant explanations for varied genetic footprints into five major groups, although I acknowledge that they interrelate. The first explanation is that patterns are actually based on
The Dutch Science (Rangaku) and its Influence on Japan
Pada tahun 1609, Belanda memperoleh izin memasuki Jepang bersama armada dagangnya VOC (Verenigde Oost-Indische Compagnie-Dutch East India Company) dan menempati wilayah di pelabuhan perdagangan
Chinese Communities in Three Ports Cities in the 17th and the 18th Century: Batavia, Formosa and Nagasaki
Batavia, Formosa, dan Nagasaki merupakan tiga kota pelabuhan di Asia pada abad XVII, yang menghubungkan jaringan perdagangan Asia sampai ke Eropa. Kedatangan bangsa Belanda ke Asia pada awal abad
“DOMINAR ESTAS ISLAS SERÍA DOMINAROS A VOS MISMO”: LAS RELACIONES DE COLABORACIÓN Y DEPENDENCIA ENTRE LOS ZHENG Y LA GOBERNACIÓN DE FILIPINAS EN EL MARCO DE LA PAZ DE 1663
Durante el siglo XVII, la Gobernación de Filipinas desarrolló una estrecha relación de dependencia mutua con el clan de los Zheng que incidió en el ámbito comercial, pero también en el económico y el
...
...

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 13 REFERENCES
Maritime Asia, 1500-1800: The interactive emergence of European Domination
THE QUINCENTENNIAL FLOOD OF WRITING and arguing about Columbus and everything he can possibly be taken to stand for has involved surprisingly little attention to the "Indies" he hoped to find-the
The Confusions of Pleasure: Commerce and Culture in Ming China
The Ming dynasty was the last great Chinese dynasty before the Manchu conquest in 1644. During that time, China, not Europe, was the center of the world: the European voyages of exploration were
The Company's Chinese Pirates: How the Dutch East India Company Tried to Lead a Coalition of Pirates to War against China, 1621-1662
When the Dutch arrived in East Asia in the early seventeenth century, they had trouble persuading Chinese officials to grant them trade privileges. Yet these same officials gave official titles to
Trade and Economy in Preindustrial East Asia, c. 1500–c. 1800: East Asia in the Age of Global Integration
  • John Lee
  • History, Economics
    The Journal of Asian Studies
  • 1999
Two articles published in early 1992 in the monthly opinion journal Chūō kōron set off a minor debate on the essence of Japan's historical experience. The articles were written by Kawakatsu Heita, a
Pirates, Pelts, and Promises: The Sino-Dutch Colony of Seventeenth-Century Taiwan and the Aboriginal Village of Favorolang
THOMAS PEDEL WAS LOOKING FOR PIRATES. The year was 1640, and he was deep in the wilds of central Taiwan, an area not yet fully controlled by his employer, the Dutch East India Company (VOC). He found
From Ming to Ch'ing: Conquest, Region, and Continuity in Seventeenth- Century China.
The collapse of the Ming dynasty and the takeover of China by Manchu rulers in the 1640s was of crucial importance in the late history of China. But because traditional Chinese sources arbitrarily
The Earliest Chinese Eyewitness Accounts of the Formosan Aborigines
The most striking fact about the historical knowledge of Formosa is the lack of it in Chinese records. It is truly astonishing that this very large island, so close to the mainland that on
The Political economy of merchant empires
The Political Economy of Merchant Empires focuses on why European concerns eventually achieved dominance in global trade in the period between 1450 and 1750, at the expense, especially in Asia, of
1421: The Year China Discovered America
22.77 MB Free download 1421: The Year China Discovered America book PDF, FB2, EPUB and MOBI. Read online 1421: The Year China Discovered America which classified as Other that has 552 pages that
...
...