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boundary 2 (1 February 2010) 37 (1): 91–126.
Published: 01 February 2010
... contemporary New Asia was curated into “being” in Japanese, Australian, and Singapore museums. A key goal was the attempt to imagine a cosmopolitan-multicultural Asia able to transcend national boundaries, even as there was the awareness that the region's cultural diversity and history of political fractures...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2014) 41 (2): 21–23.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Masturah Alatas © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014 Malaysian Mandela At secondary school in Singapore in the mid-1980s,­ we read Alan Paton’s Cry, the Beloved Country. One word I will always associate with that novel is shantytown. The teacher told the class that shantytowns...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2010) 37 (2): 199–216.
Published: 01 May 2010
... Other countries, like Singapore and Malaysia, have severely modified the rules of the electoral democratic procedures, to include such tactics as heavy gerrymandering at every election, in order to shore up a hegemonic singlepartydominant government that either coopts or mar- ginalizes opposition...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2010) 37 (2): 231–232.
Published: 01 May 2010
..., National University of Singapore. He has held visiting professorships and research fellowships in the United States, Australia, Germany, and various Asian universities, including the Inaugural Distinguished Visiting Scholar Fellowship at the Carolina Asia Center, Uni- versity of North...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2002) 29 (2): 185–186.
Published: 01 May 2002
... 2002 Contributors Ryan Bishop is Senior Research Fellow in English Language and Literature and American Studies at the National University of Singapore. He is coauthor with Greg Clancey of ‘‘The City as Target in Postcolonial Urbanism: Southeast Asian Cities and Global Processes (ed...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2007) 34 (1): 79–113.
Published: 01 February 2007
.... Cheah  /  Biopower and the Division of Reproductive Labor  91 Kong, and Singapore.17 The pattern was repeated again and again, and hyperdevelopment quickly spread to the tiger economies of Southeast Asia, which were recipients of U.S. money and Japanese, South Korean, and...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2010) 37 (1): 243–245.
Published: 01 February 2010
...,” and is bringing to completion a book tentatively titled The Exilic Consciousness and Thinking: Essays on Edward Said and Hannah Arendt. C. J. W.-L. Wee is associate professor of English at the National Institute of Educa- tion, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. He has held...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2001) 28 (2): 9–12.
Published: 01 May 2001
... means of juxtapositions of phrases from Singapore Girl airline ads, a folklore study on cockfights, and the state execution of a mi- grant Filipina domestic worker in Singapore convicted of double murder: ‘‘All around the world’’ ‘‘it may have originated in / Southeast Asia’’ ‘‘no stay’’ ‘‘the cock...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2005) 32 (1): 239–241.
Published: 01 February 2005
.... Ward Keeler. Seattle: University of Wash- ington Press in association with Singapore University Press, 2004. Rancière, Jacques. The Philosopher and His Poor. Ed. Andrew Parker. Trans. John Drury, Corinne Oster, and Andrew Parker. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 2004. Redhead, Steve. Paul...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2006) 33 (2): 203–234.
Published: 01 May 2006
... included Aceh, Junk Ceylon, Balambangan, the Nicobar and Andaman Islands, and the Riau Islands. It culminated in the founding of two ports in the Straits of Malacca: Penang in 1786, and Singapore in 1819.11 Both ports played a key role in the transship- ment of opium grown in India for sale in the...
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boundary 2 (1 November 2015) 42 (4): 223–227.
Published: 01 November 2015
.... Stefano Harney and Fred Moten are the authors of The Undercommons: Fugitive Planning and Black Study. Harney teaches at Singapore Management University, and Moten teaches at the University of California, Riverside. Editor of Obsidian: Literature & Arts in the African Diaspora, poet/performance art...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2011) 38 (1): 77–100.
Published: 01 February 2011
... / Confucius the Chameleon 87 virtues in Singapore schools in the 1980s15 and for a long time had a large following in China.16 The liberalization of academic inquiry is an admirable trend. Unfor- tunately, the “legacy” of the half century of Communist scholarship on Con- fucius is not only seen...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2014) 41 (2): 245–248.
Published: 01 May 2014
... Singapore (2008). She is cur- rently completing a novel set in Malaysia and Italy. Ben Conisbee Baer is associate professor of comparative literature at Princeton University. He recently published a translation of Tarashankar Bandyopadhay’s Han- suli Banker Upakatha as The Tale of Hansuli Turn (2011...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2018) 45 (3): 1–25.
Published: 01 August 2018
...-kuo’ and Its Modern Interpretations”) . In Chung-kuo chin-tai si-hsiang shih lun (Essays on Modern Chinese Thought) , 441 – 80 . Taipei : Hushi Publishers . Wang Gungwu . 1992 . China and the Chinese Overseas . Singapore : Academic Press . Weber Eugen . 1976 . Peasants into...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2018) 45 (3): 79–105.
Published: 01 August 2018
..., Singapore , January 16–17 . Corcuff Stéphane . 2002 . “ The Symbolic Dimension of Democratization and the Transition of National Identity Under Lee Teng-Hui .” In Memories of the Future: National Identity Issues and the Search for a New Taiwan , edited by Corcuff Stéphane , 73 – 101...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2006) 33 (2): 117–127.
Published: 01 May 2006
... vulnerable to a ‘China threat’ if there is one, do not share the U.S. alarmist view 5 Instead, they see China’s growth as an opportunity. China’s rapid development has contrib- uted positively to the economy of the region, and of the world as well. Coun- tries such as Japan, South Korea, and Singapore...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2007) 34 (1): 67–77.
Published: 01 February 2007
... phenomenon, greatly encouraged and supported by the United States in its attempt to arrest the spread of Communism in East Asia, was to rep- licate itself in the emergence of the so-called Asian Tigers (Taiwan, South Korea, Singapore, and Hong Kong) in the 1970s and 1980s, and, finally, since the...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2015) 42 (2): 161–176.
Published: 01 May 2015
.... 16. Wang Gungwu, “The Southeast Asian Chinese and the Development of China,” in Southeast Asian Chinese and China: The Politico-Economic­ Dimension, ed. L. Suryadi- nata (Singapore: Times Academic Press, 1995), 13. 17. Arif Dirlik, “The Postcolonial Aura: Third World Criticism in the Age of...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2001) 28 (1): 195–219.
Published: 01 February 2001
... merchants, manufacturers and others in the United States inter- ested in the development of trade with the Far East, and the mercantile community of the great ports of Asia and Oceania from Singapore to Yoko- hamaItisnottoomuchtohope that it will prove a powerful aid toward the continuance of an...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2012) 39 (3): 47–73.
Published: 01 August 2012
... its purpose and results. 16. The market becomes ever more crowded with the entry as competitors (rather than senders) of states such as Singapore, Korea, and especially the PRC. The packaging includes language programs, financial aid, advantages of location, and, perhaps most importantly...