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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2007) 27 (1): 203–213.
Published: 01 May 2007
...David N. Lorenzen Duke University Press 2007 Gentile Religion in South India, China, and Tibet: Studies by Three Jesuit Missionaries David N. Lorenzen efore...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2017) 37 (1): 171–172.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Lydia H. Liu Are the humanities in trouble in China and Taiwan, such as we witness elsewhere in the world? In her brief commentary, Lydia H. Liu reflects on the contributions by Wang Hui and Fan-sen Wang, who offer illuminating analyses of the state of the humanities in contemporary China and...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2017) 37 (1): 173–176.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Wang Hui Wang Hui's article, which is part of the author's larger project on the multiple origins of the Chinese humanities, examines the impact of the modern Western education system on disciplinary divisions in China. The article looks specifically at the development of humanities in China after...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2007) 27 (3): 616–632.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Kwee Hui Kian © 2007 by Duke University Press 2007 Pockets of Empire: Integrating the Studies on Social Organizations in Southeast China and Southeast Asia...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2010) 30 (3): 434–448.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Kaveh Louis Hemmat The Khatay'namah , or Book of China , a description of Chinese government and society in the mid-Ming period, written by a Central Asian merchant and presented to the Ottoman court in 1516, is evidence that the advent of more rationalized, centralized, and bureaucratic forms of...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2007) 27 (2): 463–478.
Published: 01 August 2007
... known of the bulk the form that texts These Turfan. near and in places cult various in and cave Dunhuang the in mostly territory, Chinese the in discovered texts who deciphered Sogdian Iranologists Grenet Frantz Hinduism and Manichaeism, Buddhism, Zoroastrianism, China...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2014) 34 (1): 24–51.
Published: 01 May 2014
...John T. Chen From 1938 to 1947, a Chinese Muslim scholar named Muhammad Tawāḍuʿ Pang (known in China as Pang Shiqian) lived and studied at al-Azhar, Cairo’s famed center of Islamic learning. During his time in Egypt, he produced his Arabic-language magnum opus, China and Islam , published by the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2005) 25 (3): 687–688.
Published: 01 December 2005
... itr n h oiiso ainlUnity National of Politics the and History Edge: China’s at Mongols The...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 1989) 9 (2): 83–85.
Published: 01 August 1989
...Gloria Waite The Star Raft: China's Encounter with Africa by Philip Snow, (Ithaca, N. Y.: Cornell University Press) 1988, 250 pages, including Index, paperback. Copyright 1990: South Asia Bulletin 1989 South Asia Bulletin, volume 9 number 2, 1989. coastal East Africa and parts of...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2015) 35 (1): 188–195.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Mary E. John This essay engages with the text The Birth of Chinese Feminism, which centers primarily on the writings of He-Yin Zhen, one of the earliest Chinese feminists, produced at the turn of the twentieth century and translated into English for the first time. He-Yin offered China and the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2010) 30 (3): 410–419.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Jenny Rose This article provides a nuanced look at an eastern Iranian people whose contribution to both the material and ideological culture of the “Silk Road” is just beginning to come to light. The centrality of Sogdian involvement in trade with both China and India is evidenced from recently...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2017) 37 (3): 417–419.
Published: 01 December 2017
...James Williams This piece introduces the six brief essays assembled in the themed section “Dwelling.” Comprising ethnographic and historical research from South Africa, China, India, Malaysia, and Zimbabwe, these essays invite cross-regional discussion on the labors and meanings of dwelling under...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2017) 37 (3): 446–455.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Charlotte Bruckermann This article examines wealth and inequality at the center of mundane processes of dwelling. In a village in north China, Maoist housing redistribution resulted in a domestic situation where inhabitants officially classified as peasants lived in houses that formerly belonged to...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2017) 37 (1): 113–116.
Published: 01 May 2017
... to provide preliminary reports on the condition of the humanities in Africa, the Arab World, South Asia, and China and Taiwan. The picture is, by and large, grim. © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 humanities Global South References Brinkley Alan . “The Landscape of...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2010) 30 (3): 401–409.
Published: 01 December 2010
... Asia. In the international trade provided by the Silk Road and the sea route, China and India became important centers of production, while the Iranians, such as the Sogdians, Bactrians and Persians, acted as traders and intermediaries in the Eurasian trade. These structures created in late antiquity...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2010) 30 (3): 463–472.
Published: 01 December 2010
... the north, the city of Balkh was an oasis at the intersection of caravan routes leading to India in the south, to Iran in the west, and to China in the east. Though romanticized by travelers as a fallen and forgotten city built by Alexander and destroyed by the Mongols, into the nineteenth century...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2015) 35 (1): 173–175.
Published: 01 May 2015
... a global consideration of the social and political interventions that staged gender as a problem of both embodiment and inequality. © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 He-Yin Zhen China revolutionaries feminism social theory...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2017) 37 (1): 177–180.
Published: 01 May 2017
... alienation of humanities scholars has arisen in Taiwan's academia. Third, Taiwan's lay culture is encountering challenges in the globalization trend. © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 indicator frenzy humanities Taiwan citation index academia China I would like to thank Sheldon...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2018) 38 (1): 149–154.
Published: 01 May 2018
... History of Chinese Literature? ” Chinese Literature: Essays, Articles, and Reviews 26 ( 2004 ): 159 – 79 . Knechtges David . “ Culling the Weeds and Selecting the Prime Blossoms: The Anthology in Early Medieval China .” In Culture and Power in the Reconstitution of the Chinese Realm 200–600...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2009) 29 (2): 213–229.
Published: 01 August 2009
... but a few centuries earlier. centuries few a but exported been had they which from origin, of country their to “returning” merely were techniques monks Buddhist the by China. .  symbolism. alchemical of veneer bore the already context, but in Chinese the which...