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Journal of Asian Studies (2011) 70 (1): 29–51.
Published: 01 February 2011
...Lin Zou Abstract This article examines the principle of commercialization evoked in Zhang Ailing's writing and explores how it frames the subjective value of emotions—particularly desolation—in her fiction. Human relationship in Zhang's world is essentially commercial, in the sense...
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Published: 01 February 2011
Figure 1. Image was first printed as the cover of Zhang Ailing's book, Chuan Qi (Romance), in 1946 , by Shanhe tushu gongsi in Shanghai. (Copyright belongs to Huangguan chubanshe in Taiwan.) More
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Journal of Asian Studies (1967) 26 (4): 701.
Published: 01 August 1967
...Leo Orleans Sun Yat-sen (Bio-bibliographic guide) . Moscow : Ail-Union State Library of Foreign Literature , 1966 . 121 pp. 80 kop. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1967 1967 BOOK REVIEWS 701 excellent descriptions of complex developments, such as military...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (4): 889–891.
Published: 01 November 2019
... fraught with suspicion and rumor, and the rural cadres and urban intellectuals within the team might also be divided. In this chapter, DeMare also engages with the disparate land reform narratives of three representative authors who experienced it: Ding Ling, Zhang Ailing, and William Hinton. He...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2011) 70 (1): 1–3.
Published: 01 February 2011
... think anew about the differences as well as the interrelationships between “Orientalist” and “nationalist” approaches to Indian literary works and, indeed, to visions of India's traditions and contemporary predicament. The second article, “The Commercialization of Emotions in Zhang Ailing's Fiction...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1992) 51 (3): 703–705.
Published: 01 August 1992
... of the Underprivileged . By Victor S. D'souza . New Delhi : Sage Publications , 1991 . 208 pp. $27.50. The Development Debate in India and Pakistan: Myth and Reality . By Soh Ail Mahmood . Lahore : Progressive Publishers , 1989 . ii , 115 pp. Rs. 100.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian...
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Journal of Asian Studies 11015731.
Published: 26 March 2024
.... The painst­ aki­ ngly det­ ailed glos­sary neve­ rt­ hel­ ess misses a few Chi­nese char­ac­ters of col­loq­ uial words that worke­rs used in the int­erv­iew, undermining the book s achievem­ ent (for ex­amp­ le, dalaocu [98 Such min­ or is­sues notw­ ith­standi­ng, the timely pub­lic­ at­ ion of The Master...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1955) 15 (1): 136–139.
Published: 01 November 1955
.... Thus, in 'ailda "at (or to) a family," gdrta "at a house," 'usaxda "on the water," and camada "at thee," etc., not only the suffix -da (-da, -ta, -id), but also the stems 'ail-, gar-, 'usaN-, coma-, etc., are bound forms. On the other hand, the postposition -dddrd "on, upon, near, at someone's (house...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (4): 839.
Published: 01 November 2020
... was first published in 1990. The contributors to the forum are G ail H ershatter, T amara L oos , and G eeta P atel . To conclude the forum, J udith B utler provides an important personal reflection on Gender Trouble and responds to the critiques of the contributors. This forum was organized...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2009) 68 (4): 1311–1312.
Published: 01 November 2009
... Island, the last one written to an ailing wife who, unbeknownst to him, had passed away the day before he wrote. The definition of epistolary genres adopted here is broad, as Haboush stresses in her introduction, where she glosses epistles as “writings in which the writer directly addresses...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (1): 266–268.
Published: 01 February 2020
... intrusive approach and its loss of interest in Thai affairs. This is particularly evident following the turn of the twenty-first century, when Washington shifted its attention elsewhere. The much-revered King Bhumibol Adulyadej, an all-time US protagonist, by then was met with ailing health. The War...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2007) 66 (1): 275–277.
Published: 01 February 2007
... in the family were to have cancer, he or she would go to an oncologist—a specialist. Deities outside one's own tradition may be specialists in what ails you. In order to get a deity to bless you in your vow, you generally give something in return. This may be an offering, such as food or altar cloths...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1992) 51 (3): 702–703.
Published: 01 August 1992
.... By VICTOR S. D ' S O U Z A . New Delhi: Sage Publications, 1991. 208 pp. $27.50. The Development Debate in India and Pakistan: Myth and Reality. By SOH AIL M A H M O O D . Lahore: Progressive Publishers, 1989. ii, 115 pp. Rs. 100.00. Indian capitalism has been repeatedly investigated and analyzed...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1989) 48 (3): 605–606.
Published: 01 August 1989
... of superstitious, idolatrous beliefs derived from Buddhism" (p. 147). There is an appendix on the practice of koku (cutting off a piece of one's own flesh to feed to and thereby cure an ailing parent) followed by thirteen plates of illustrations of female virtue and mistreatment drawn from traditional Chinese...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1989) 48 (3): 606–607.
Published: 01 August 1989
... or by policies of the Ming court but rather by male anxiety inspired by the examination system and "a preponderance of superstitious, idolatrous beliefs derived from Buddhism" (p. 147). There is an appendix on the practice of koku (cutting off a piece of one's own flesh to feed to and thereby cure an ailing...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1995) 54 (4): 1128–1129.
Published: 01 November 1995
... retrofit the editor has managed to produce an insightful product. He has in fact reversed the ail-too typical editorial process for such compendia: imposing on the authors a central focus, then creating a whole that is less than the sum of its parts. Social Ecology is the fourth and latest text...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1998) 57 (1): 210–211.
Published: 01 February 1998
... the state banks into joint-stock companies within four to six years (from 1993 appear to be idealistic. A fundamental revamp of the Chinese banking system is unlikely to succeed without major breakthroughs in the reform of the country's ailing state-owned enterprises. SHU-KI TSANG Hong Kong Baptist...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (1): 299–300.
Published: 01 February 1994
... to take care of her ailing mother, not out of any religious conviction. Shortly after, she married John Lossing Buck, the agrarian scholar then researching land use in north China. They settled, not very comfortably for Pearl, into the life of Nanking University, where John taught. Tragedy marked...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1987) 46 (1): 161–162.
Published: 01 February 1987
... burning incense or "rub" it on parts that are ailing. Controversy over the author's emphasis on the role of religion in medicine is likely to follow from her nonjudgmental stance on efficacy. Putative cures and treatments administered by shrines and temples are discussed in much the same terms as those...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1983) 42 (4): 917–918.
Published: 01 August 1983
... not the ailing Chiang himself. The book quotes extensively from Chiang's "diary" and from published sources, but it is otherwise not heavily documented. For all its faults, the book reads very well. Chun-ming Chang has done an excellent job of translating it into English. Aside from some erratic Wade-Giles...