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Journal of Asian Studies (2012) 71 (2): 541–542.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Christopher P. Atwood The Mongols and the Armenians (1220–1335) . By Bayarsaikhan Dashdondog . Leiden : Brill , 2011 . xii, 267 pp. $132.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2012 2012 While historians of the Mongol empire have focused on the Mongols...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 23 (2): 253–267.
Published: 01 February 1964
... the characteristics of some of the politicians in post-independence India. But little has been done on the leadership of minority groups. In many cases (eg., the Armenians, Copts, and Maronites in the Middle East, the Parsis in India, and the Chinese in Southeast Asia), the members of religious and linguistic...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1999) 58 (4): 1157–1158.
Published: 01 November 1999
...Douglas E. Haynes Armenian Merchants of the Seventeenth and Early Eighteenth Centuries: English East India Company Sources . Edited by Vahé Baladouni and Margaret Makepeace . Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, vol. 88, Pt. 5. Philadelphia : American Philosophical Society...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1999) 58 (4): 1158–1160.
Published: 01 November 1999
... MAKEPEACE. Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, vol. 88, Pt. 5. Philadelphia: American Philosophical Society, 1998. 294 pp. $22.00 (paper). This volume is a collection of more than two hundred and fifty extracts on Armenian businessmen from the records of the English East India Company...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1966) 26 (1): 100–101.
Published: 01 November 1966
... and subsects. Thus the Nestorians, Jacobites, Armenians and Greeks are all divided in two, Catholics and Schismatics. Only the Maronites are all Catholics. In Palestine we find Melchite, Syrian, Maronite, Armenian, Greek Orthodox and Georgian Armenian Christians. In itself, this fact neither surprises nor...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1987) 46 (3): 555–582.
Published: 01 August 1987
... (Europeans and Americans, Armenians, Jews), and then Eurasians, followed by an alphabetical list of twenty-three populations ranging from Abyssinians to Singhalese. The 1881 classification was a modest expansion of this basic list, with the inclusion of Chinese dialect groups (labeled tribes) the major...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1969) 28 (4): 711–721.
Published: 01 August 1969
... that we do not have the financial accounts of Yale's country ventures to throw more light on his dealings with Indian suppliers of piece-goods, Indo-Portuguese and Armenian merchants with contacts in Manila, European country captains, and Indian noquedars. William Wake, having begun his career in the East...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1972) 31 (3): 633–634.
Published: 01 May 1972
... Studies, University of London. The Eastern literatures included in this volume are, by chapter order: Arabic, Jewish, Persian (old Iranian and classical and modern literature), Turkish, Armenian and Georgian, Ethiopic, Indian and Pakistani, Sinhalese, Indonesian and Malaysian, Chinese, Tibetan, Mongolian...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1959) 19 (1): 53–63.
Published: 01 November 1959
..., Chap. xxv. 4 This is not, however, exactly true. Although the Indian chroniclers make no mention of the incident, two Armenian merchants do. Emin Joseph Emin in his biography, Life and Adventures of Emin Joseph Emin (London, 1792), p. 119, mentions that 400 (? 40) Englishmen were suffocated...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1992) 51 (2): 340–363.
Published: 01 May 1992
..., Curtin identifies several diasporas. There are, first, the Armenians, the Bugis of Sulu in Southeast Asia, the Fukien Chinese, and the "banians" (vanias) of South Asia. But also within the ambit of his discussion are European militarized diasporas, such as the Portuguese Estado da India or the trading...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2017) 76 (4): 907–928.
Published: 01 November 2017
... and Difference in the Global Cultural Economy .” Theory, Culture & Society 7 ( 2 ): 295 – 310 . Aslanian Sebouh . 2011 . From the Indian Ocean to the Mediterranean: The Global Trade Networks of Armenian Merchants...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2008) 67 (1): 296–298.
Published: 01 February 2008
... to focus on the efforts of the civil governors, Kolbas sheds light on their motives from a new perspective. In most sources, including Juvayni and the Armenian chronicles, Sharaf al-Din is held in disrepute. However, Kolbas reveals that this opinion might be similar to the unthinking disdain that many...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2008) 67 (3): 1039–1046.
Published: 01 August 2008
... poor, but sometimes of the trading classes as well) seeding East Africa, the Middle East, and Southeast Asia in very large numbers. Yet Malays and “Indonesians” also traveled in bulk, mostly to the Middle East as scholars, students, and pilgrims, while Armenians, Parsees, and Europeans of a number...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1999) 58 (4): 1156–1157.
Published: 01 November 1999
... sometimes used and sometimes not. The book is worth buying for the superb photographs and the essays on Michener and on Edo-period textiles; but for information on Hokusai and Hiroshige, there are other, more reliable sources. SARAH E. T H O M P S O N University of Oregon SOUTH ASIA Armenian Merchants ofthe...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1982) 42 (1): 159–160.
Published: 01 November 1982
.... These problems aside, this is a convincing study of almost epic scope, a must for advanced students of Asian ethnic groups. Bonacich and Modell claim that the Japanese American ethnic economy has parallels among U.S. Greeks, Armenians, Jews, Koreans, and Chinese. They have no space to discuss the Japanese...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2001) 60 (1): 214–215.
Published: 01 February 2001
.... xvi, 248 pp. $40.00 (cloth), $15.95 (paper). Hitler once mused, "who still talks about the extermination of the Armenians?" Historians have an obligation to society and their profession to ensure that such atrocities are remembered, and self-serving rhetorical questions of this type cannot be posed...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1991) 50 (3): 663–664.
Published: 01 August 1991
... of ordinary activities and vignettes of conversations and dealings with bureaucrats and ministers. The Armenian King He'tum, the Arab legal scholar and judge Ibn Battuta, and the Franciscan missionary John of Piano Carpini (not to mention the Venetian merchant Marco Polo) who arrived in the Mongol domains...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1989) 48 (2): 414–415.
Published: 01 May 1989
... the dalpath (urban factional leaders), whose wealth often rested on landholdings. Chapters on the development of administration, education, commerce, and urban expansion describe a few of the new, cosmopolitan entrepreneurs British, Armenian, Greek, Kashmiri, Iranian, Punjabi, and up-country Marwari who...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1989) 48 (2): 413–414.
Published: 01 May 1989
... rested on landholdings. Chapters on the development of administration, education, commerce, and urban expansion describe a few of the new, cosmopolitan entrepreneurs British, Armenian, Greek, Kashmiri, Iranian, Punjabi, and up-country Marwari who, along with the local, mostly Hindu, middle classes, led...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1999) 58 (1): 232–233.
Published: 01 February 1999
... entrepreneurs, profiling the first recording 'stars' such as Gauhar Jan, "an Armenian Jewess who could sing in twenty languages and dialects" (p. 118), and offering a trenchant analysis of the ways in which the recorded artifact constituted as much a new construction as a faithful reproduction of musical...