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Journal of Asian Studies (1958) 17 (2): 232–239.
Published: 01 February 1958
...Schuyler Cammann The Symbol of the Beast: The Animal-Style Art of Eurasia . By Dagny Carter . New York : Ronald Press Company , 1957 . Plates, Map, Bibliography, Index. $8.50. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1958 1958 1 The author quotes from Deuteronomy...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2022) 81 (1): 260–261.
Published: 01 February 2022
...Mary Augusta Brazelton Virulent Zones: Animal Disease and Global Health at China's Pandemic Epicenter . By Lyle Fearnley . Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press , 2020 . viii, 280 pp. ISBN: 9781478011057 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2022 2022...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2015) 74 (3): 589–613.
Published: 01 August 2015
... discrimination, situational gait, and even behavioral and personality traits. The dog is also upheld as the representative of all nonhuman animals, undoubtedly because of its morphological and functional versatility but certainly also because it was the human's main interface and companion at the beginning...
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Published: 01 August 2015
Figure 9. Symbiosis of human-animal-vegetal worlds in oracle bone inscriptions. More
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (3): 796–798.
Published: 01 August 2020
...Pasang Yangjee Sherpa Animal Intimacies: Interspecies Relatedness in India's Central Himalayas . By Radhika Govindrajan . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2018 . 256 pp. ISBN: 9780226559988 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc., 2020 2020...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (3): 799–801.
Published: 01 August 2020
...Sumit Guha Animal Labor and Colonial Warfare . By James L. Hevia . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2018 . 328 pp. ISBN: 9780226566285 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc., 2020 2020 Animal Labor and Colonial Warfare is narrower than its title...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (2): 626–627.
Published: 01 May 1994
...Robert S. Wicks Earth to Heaven: The Royal Animal-shaped Weights of the Burmese Empires . By Donald and Joan Gear . Twinstar : 1992 . xvii, 299 pp. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1994 1994 626 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES for choosing the three villages...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (3): 779–803.
Published: 01 August 1994
..., Literature and Mythology of the Hindoos . 3 Vols., new edition. London : Kingsbury, Parbury and Allen . Whitehead Henry . 1976 . The Village Gods of South India . Delhi : Sumit Publications . The "Self-Animal" and Divine Digestion: Goat Sacrifice to the Goddess Kali in Bengal SUCHITRA...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2004) 63 (1): 173–175.
Published: 01 February 2004
...John S. Major The Animal and the Daemon in Early China . By Roel Sterckx . Albany : State University of New York Press , 2002 . ix , 375 pp. $92.50 (cloth); $34.95 (paper). Copyright © Association for Asian Studies 2004 2004 B O O K R E V I E W S C H I N A 173 which suggests...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2008) 67 (3): 1093–1096.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Teresa Mangum JAPANimals: History and Culture in Japan's Animal Life . Edited by Gregory M. Pflugfelder and Brett L. Walker . Ann Arbor : Center for Japanese Studies, University of Michigan , 2005 . xix , 370 pp. $60.00 (cloth); $25.00 (paper) . Copyright © The Association...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2017) 76 (2): 363–381.
Published: 01 May 2017
... examinations of change and continuity in contemporary Bengal, the nineteenth-century essayist and educator Bhudeb Mukhopadhyay alighted upon the subject of family pets. The presence of animals in the household was not new in India, but named, affectively integrated animal-members of the family—dogs answering...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2015) 74 (2): 433–436.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Shiro Yoshioka Abstract As a research subject, Japanese animation or anime is like a nue , an imaginary Japanese bird that has the head of an ape, the torso of a raccoon, the tail of a snake, and the limbs of a tiger. Depending on the perspective from which you are looking at it, and what you want...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (4): 891–893.
Published: 01 November 2019
...James Wicks Animated Encounters: Transnational Movements of Chinese Animation, 1940s–1970s . By Daisy Yan Du . Honolulu : University of Hawai‘i Press , 2019 . xiii, 258 pp. ISBN: 9780824877644 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2019  2019 Daisy Yan...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2002) 61 (2): 727–729.
Published: 01 May 2002
...Mitsuhiro Yoshimoto Anime from Akira to Princess Mononoke: Experiencing Contemporary Japanese Animation . By Susan J. Napier . New York : Palgrave , 2000 . viii , 311 pp. $16.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2002 2002 BOOK REVIEWS JAPAN 727 second...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2010) 69 (2): 601–604.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Daniel Johnson The Anime Machine: A Media Theory of Animation . By Thomas Lamarre . Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press , 2009 . xxxvii , 385 pp. $75.00 (cloth); $24.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2010 2010 How does anime “think...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1963) 22 (2): 155–167.
Published: 01 February 1963
... “Genuine” animism as opposed to an animism which is simply a residual category of non-canonical beliefs and behavior implies belief in separable spirit substances—souls, spirits, and ultimately deities. In Burma there are a number of classes of spiritual creatures in which most people believe and toward...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 23 (S1): 21–52.
Published: 01 June 1964
.... (in press). de Zoysa A. P. 1948 – 1949 Sinhala sabda kosaya . Colombo : Dharma Samaya Yantralaya . Vols. I, III. Magical-animism and Buddhism: A Structural Analysis of the Sinhalese Religious System MICHAEL M. AMES T HIS paper is intended to present in outline form a structural analysis...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (1): 255–257.
Published: 01 February 2014
..., but with a somewhat “low-tech” or “traditional” aesthetic in anime—the stillness of image that Steinberg calls dynamic immobility . The stillness of the character image, which stems from kamishibai and manga , provides consistency and linkage between anime and other media and commodities. It is such consistency...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (1): 143–164.
Published: 01 February 2014
...Kumiko Saito Abstract The magical girl, a popular genre of Japanese television animation, has provided female ideals for young girls since the 1960s. Three waves in the genre history are outlined, with a focus on how female hero figures reflect the shifting ideas of gender roles in society...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2010) 69 (1): 305–306.
Published: 01 February 2010
...Lance E. Nelson Animals in Stone: Indian Mammals Sculptured through Time . By Alexandra van der Geer . Leiden : Brill , 2008 . lxix , 453 pp. $249.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2010 2010 With this volume, Alexandra van der Geer joins...