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Journal of Asian Studies (1986) 45 (5): 1111–1113.
Published: 01 November 1986
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Journal of Asian Studies (1990) 49 (3): 621–622.
Published: 01 August 1990
... then adds a short section on ornamental motifs, dividing them into geometric, natural, and those that are specifically Buddhist and have no other origin or function. While recognizing that "the borderline between representative and ornamental functions is imprecise," Seckel suggests that East Asian art...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1982) 41 (2): 371–372.
Published: 01 February 1982
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Journal of Asian Studies (1967) 26 (2): 205–211.
Published: 01 February 1967
...Jonathan Spence Abstract In a recent essay on “Some Mid-Ch'ing Views of the Monarchy,” Harold Kahn announced that he was moving past “the one-dimensional, simple cliché” and “the two-dimensional, complex stereotype” to add a third dimension so that he could show Ch'ien-lung as “a composite figure...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1965) 24 (3): 401–429.
Published: 01 May 1965
... constitution in modern democratic societies is almost certain to exhume and revivify all sorts of latent political conflicts and to add to these its own measure of new dissensions. Controversy is even more probable in the case of a constitution drafted by aliens and conquerors for a nation completely subject...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1969) 28 (4): 723–742.
Published: 01 August 1969
... on such topics as marriage, divorce, inheritance, and so on, adds a real and important dimension to the study of culture contact. Except in Hong Kong, common law is no longer the dominant political system; it has become, with local variations, “government law” in the territories under consideration. Since law...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1975) 34 (4): 931–944.
Published: 01 August 1975
... of that engagement for the modern history of Japan. Unfortunately, these generalizations, although helpful, do not add up to convincing historical instruction, a realization that has invariably left me searching for more cogent lines of interpretation and more detailed characterizations of Tokugawa thought...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1975) 35 (1): 7–19.
Published: 01 November 1975
... agreed upon. I do not wish to repeat all of these data and conclusions here, but only draw out a few of the features more relevant to the general development of area studies, and add a few events that have occurred since that survey was conducted. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1973) 33 (1): 5–22.
Published: 01 November 1973
...John Adams; Balu Bumb Abstract Rajasthan is a large, unusually diverse state in western India. It has a long frontier with Pakistan, and from north to south touches the adjacent states of Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, and Gujarat. Rajasthan adds to its own internal, social...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (2): 439–445.
Published: 01 May 2021
... science. The second reason is that such celebratory events tend to occur at the dusk of a scholar's career, and, simply by summing up a trajectory of thought, resemble an intellectual funeral. “Well, that's that; what on earth does what he wrote add up to?” Since I flatter myself that I may still have...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 23 (3): 429–431.
Published: 01 May 1964
... to highlight different phenomena. I must quickly add, however, that if either or both concepts are treated in a diffuse and fuzzy manner—and I believe that this has frequently been the fate of the “dual society” concept—then they may seem to overlap and conflict. And in the spirit of the Editor's search...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1962) 21 (2): 137–152.
Published: 01 February 1962
..., within the framework of general political and ideological institutions, administrative operations have dynamics of their own. Finally, a new understanding of these dynamics as a contributing factor will add to our knowledge of the working of the dynastic cycle in Chinese history. Copyright ©...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1965) 24 (2): 229–243.
Published: 01 February 1965
...” emperor have been identified and isolated; the administrative components of the “organizing,” “normalcy,” “reforming,” and “ineffectual” emperor-types have been articulated. It remains to add a third dimension where we discern not a unified figure (however complex its components) but a composite figure...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1946) 5 (4): 387–410.
Published: 01 August 1946
...C. R. Boxer Abstract If the average foreign visitor to Macao were asked what historical figure he would associate with the little Portuguese colony, he would probably think only of the poet Luis de Cam s, though if he were better informed than most, he might add the painter George Chinnery...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2015) 74 (2): 433–436.
Published: 01 May 2015
... to single out anime as a research subject. The global popularity of anime in the past twenty years adds a further twist by introducing numerous voices from fans and scholars from different parts of the world as well as Japan. Japanese Animation: East Asian Perspectives . Edited by Masao Yokota...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (2): 403–427.
Published: 01 May 2020
... sections of Japan's postwar establishment rallied behind anti-communism in the face of reforms that threatened their power at home and their vision for Japan in the world order after 1945. As a transwar history, this article adds to our understanding of Japan's transition from the age of empire...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1972) 31 (3): 599–604.
Published: 01 May 1972
...André Preibish Abstract Bibliographic control of South Asian P.L. 480 materials in local languages presents numerous problems in spite of the useful aids and services provided by the Library of Congress. In order to record in machine readable form entries for the items received, and to add them...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 23 (4): 591–594.
Published: 01 August 1964
... distinct. Santayana said that to learn another language is to acquire another soul; we might add that in the case of Chinese there is less certainty about which is the possessor and which the possessed. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1964 1964 Note: Reflections on Chinese Language...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2015) 74 (4): 917–926.
Published: 01 November 2015
... is a discussion of Indian democracy necessary for this symposium? What would it add to the arguments made here and the themes discussed? Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2015  2015 The essays in this symposium are longing for completion. A heavy Indian shadow hangs over them. Asian...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1997) 56 (4): 1191.
Published: 01 November 1997
... Abstract The Journal 's May 1997 issue (56.2) carried an error in Roger B. Jeans's review of Nick Knight's Li Da and Marxist Philosophy in China . On page 478, the third sentence was misedited to add the word “the” before the word “China.” The same sentence should read: “In this dense work, Knight...