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Journal of Asian Studies (1958) 17 (4): 653.
Published: 01 August 1958
...Holden Furber The Colebrooke-Cameron Papers: Documents on British Colonial Policy in Ceylon, 1796–1833 . Ed. G. C. Mendis . New York : Oxford University Press , 1957 . 2 vols. lxiv, 393 , vii, 416. Tables, Maps, Index. $18.30. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1947) 6 (2): 113–121.
Published: 01 February 1947
...Cecil Hobbs Abstract Four Factors will influence British colonial policy in Burma: (1) public opinion in various countries of the world; (2) liberal thought in England itself; (3) Japan's occupation of Burma; and (4) the growth of nationalism within Burma. Though all these factors are important...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1996) 55 (2): 453–454.
Published: 01 May 1996
...Man-kong Wong Hong Kong in Chinese History: Community and Social Unrest in the British Colony, 1842–1913 . By Tsai Jung-Fang . New York : Columbia University Press , 1993 . xiii, 375 pp. $45.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1996 1996 BOOK REVIEWS...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (2): 543–544.
Published: 01 May 1994
...David Faure Hong Kong in Chinese History, Community and Social Unrest in the British Colony, 1842–1913 . By Jung-fang Tsai . New York : Columbia University Press , 1993 . xiii, 375 pp. $45.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1994 1994 BOOK REVIEWS CHINA...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (3): 1016–1017.
Published: 01 August 1994
...J. Norman Parmer British Colonial Rule and the Resistance of the Malay Peasantry, 1900–1957 . By Donald M. Nonini . New Haven, Conn. : Center for International and Area Studies, Yale University , 1992 . xiii, 237 pp. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1994 1994...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1998) 57 (3): 920–921.
Published: 01 August 1998
...Milton J. Esman British Colonial Rule in Sarawak, 1946–63 . By Vernon L. Porritt . New York : Oxford University Press , 1997 . xxv, 424 pp. $62.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1998 1998 920 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES The second part is devoted...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2011) 70 (3): 879–881.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Ian Talbot The Social Space of Language: Vernacular Culture in British Colonial Punjab . By Farina Mir . Berkeley : University of California Press , 2010 . v, 278 pp. $39.95 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2011 2011 The history of late colonial...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (4): 1101–1104.
Published: 01 November 2021
...Sree Padma Vernacular Medicine in Colonial India: Family, Market and Homeopathy . By Shinjini Das . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2019 . 304 pp. ISBN: 9781108420624 (cloth). Malarial Subjects: Empire, Medicine and Nonhumans in British India, 1820–1909 . By Rohan Deb...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1986) 45 (2): 452–453.
Published: 01 February 1986
...Gordon P. Means Honourable Intentions: Talks on the British Empire in South-East Asia, Delivered at the Royal Colonial Institute, 1874–1928 . Edited and introduced by Paul H. Kratoska . New York : Oxford University Press , 1983 . x, 470 pp. Tables, Plates, Maps, Appendixes, Index. $37.50...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2001) 60 (3): 901–902.
Published: 01 August 2001
... that was crucial for the legitimacy of the Kottayam state (pp. 38-44). Her archival work with British colonial documents forms the empirical heart of the book (pp. 102-50), where she describes the "clash of sovereignty" between indigenous and European models of the state. She blends into this discussion data from...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2023) 82 (1): 5–24.
Published: 01 February 2023
... and the pursuit of natural history, motivated them to preserve what was left of the island's wild fauna. guneratne@macalester.edu © 2023 Association for Asian Studies 2023 planters hunting wildlife conservation British colonialism sportsmanship The third-century king Devanampiyatissa's...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2005) 64 (4): 1061–1062.
Published: 01 November 2005
...Satadru Sen Colonial Educators: The British Indian and Colonial Educational Service, 1858–1983 . By Clive Whitehead . London and New York : I. B. Tauris , 2003 . xv, 286 pp. $59.50 (cloth). Copyright © Association for Asian Studies 2005 2005 B O O K R E V I E W S O U T H A S I...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1996) 55 (2): 502–503.
Published: 01 May 1996
...Walter Hauser Growth, Stagnation or Decline? Agricultural Productivity in British India . Edited by Sumit Guha . Delhi : Oxford University Press , 1992 . ix, 288 pp. Rs. 290 (cloth). The World of the Rural Labourer in Colonial India . Edited by Gyan Prakash . Delhi : Oxford...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (2): 584–586.
Published: 01 May 1994
...Douglas E. Haynes Trade, Tariffs and Empire: Lancashire and British Policy in India, 1919–1939 . By Basudev Chatterji . Delhi : Oxford University Press , 1992 . xiv, 521 pp. $45.00. Colonies and the Empire: India, 1890-1914 . By Sunanda Sen . London : Sangam Books , 1992 . x...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2011) 70 (2): 620–621.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Geetanjali Srikantan Colonial Justice in British India: White Violence and the Rule of Law . By Elizabeth Kolsky . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2010 . xi, 266 pp. $95.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2011 2011 Kolsky's work...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1981) 41 (1): 193–195.
Published: 01 November 1981
...William R. Roff The British in Malaya 1880-1941: The Social History of a European Community in Colonial South-East Asia . By John G. Butcher . Kuala Lumpur : Oxford University Press , 1979 . xix, 293 pp. Plates, Figures, Maps, Tables, Glossary, Appendixes, Notes, Bibliography, List...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1970) 29 (2): 235–254.
Published: 01 February 1970
...Charles S. Blackton Abstract In 1915, riots broke out in the British colony of Ceylon, the climax of a controversy between Sinhalese Buddhists and a new clement among the commercial “Moors” (Muslims). A court ruling disappointing to the Buddhists, combined with economic complaints against Moors...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2000) 59 (2): 248–276.
Published: 01 May 2000
...Mariko Asano Tamanoi Abstract Was knowledge always the basis of colonial power? If so, were colonial rulers invariably confident of the accuracy of their knowledge? Among the Victorian British, for example, there was widespread agreement that India could be known and represented as a series...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2023) 82 (1): 44–65.
Published: 01 February 2023
.... An in-depth analysis of this story written during the buildup to the decolonization of India evaluates how two different kinds of what is often referred to as “outside rulers” are depicted in this story: the Mughal emperors and the British colonial rulers. This case study assesses whether the story shows...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2022) 81 (1): 43–61.
Published: 01 February 2022
...John D. Wong Abstract The current political crisis in Hong Kong is characterized by a level of social unrest that the city has not seen since the riots of 1966–67. After that earlier round of turmoil, the British colonial regime secured legitimacy through socioeconomic improvement in Hong Kong...
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