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Journal of Asian Studies (1967) 26 (3): 493–494.
Published: 01 May 1967
... societies. It will be cited frequently. Most of the contributors are relative newcomers in the field of Japanese studies in the United States. The quality of their work in this book shows that the future of the field is in good hands. JOHN M. MAKI University of Massachusetts Okinawan Religion: Belief...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (2): 479–481.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Johannes S. Lotze Sudden Appearances: The Mongol Turn in Commerce, Belief, and Art . By Roxann Prazniak . Honolulu : University of Hawai‘i Press , 2019 . 287 pp. ISBN: 9780824876579 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2020 2020 This superb book...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2000) 59 (3): 790–791.
Published: 01 August 2000
...Robert Eric Frykenberg Outside the Fold: Conversion, Modernity, and Belief . By Gauri Viswanathan . Princeton : Princeton University Press , 1998 . xx, 328 pp. $16.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2000 2000 790 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES of Serib...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1997) 56 (2): 563–565.
Published: 01 May 1997
...Lorraine Gesick Southeast Asia in the Early Modern Era: Trade, Power, and Belief . Edited by Anthony Reid . Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press , 1993 . xiii, 286 pp. $41.50 (cloth); $15.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1997 1997 BOOK REVIEWS...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1996) 55 (4): 1054–1055.
Published: 01 November 1996
...Margaret Meibohm The Christians of Kerala: History, Belief and Ritual among the Yakoba . By Susan Visvanathan . Madras : Oxford University Press , 1993 . xvii, 279 pp. $27.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1996 1996 1054 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1972) 31 (2): 373–380.
Published: 01 February 1972
... , 1969 ). DOCTRINE, PRACTICE, AND BELIEF IN THERAVADA BUDDHISM F. K. LEHMAN Buddhism and Society: A Great Tradition and its Burmese Vicissitudes. BY MELFORD E. SPIRO. New York: Harper and Row, 1970. xiv, 510 pp. Appendix, References, Index. $17.95. IT is now customary for anthropologists studying...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (1): 24–44.
Published: 01 February 1994
..., which is often presented to show how he with the assistance of Okakura “saved” Japanese art, brings out the major argument of my article: the role of fine art in the formulation of belief in the nation. Fenollosa describes his “discovery” of the Guze Kannon (Goddess of Mercy), a seventh-century gilt...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2010) 69 (2): 639–641.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Varuni Bhatia Beyond Belief makes for a riveting read, and it is to Roy's credit that she is able to weave a consuming narrative out of source materials that must have often been rather dreary and bureaucratic. In the view of this reviewer, the book could have benefitted from an even...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1985) 44 (4): 711–733.
Published: 01 August 1985
... as a state language equal to Urdu. Exploration of the language issue in the period before and afterndependence helps to illuminate the divergence of belief about the form of the new state and the meaning of parity in representation between east and west wings of the country. The final tragedy...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1990) 49 (4): 1003–1004.
Published: 01 November 1990
...Sheldon W. Simon Belief Systems and Decision Making in the Mayaguez Crisis . By Christopher John Lamb . Gainesville : University of Florida Press , 1989 . xv, 304 pp. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1990 1990 BOOK REVIEWS SOUTHEAST ASIA 1003 Belief Systems...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2002) 61 (4): 1417–1419.
Published: 01 November 2002
...Gavin Flood Hindus: Their Religious Beliefs and Practices . By Julius Lipner . London and New York : Routledge , 1998 . xiii, 375 pp. $27.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2002 2002 BOOK REVIEWS SOUTH ASIA 1417 versus the Thakurs, whose reverence...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2001) 60 (4): 1235–1236.
Published: 01 November 2001
...Clark D. Neher Lee Kuan Yew: The Beliefs Behind the Man . By Michael D. Barr . Nordic Institute of Asian Studies, Monograph Series, no. 85. Richmond, Surrey : Curzon , 2000 . 237 pp. $39.95 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2001 2001 BOOK REVIEWS...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1992) 51 (2): 401–402.
Published: 01 May 1992
...Young-Chan Ro The Advent of Sun Myung Moon: The Origins, Beliefs and Practices of the Unification Church . By George D. Chryssides . St. Martin's Press . 1991 . 230 pp. $35.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1992 1992 BOOK REVIEWS KOREA 401 Part Two...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1983) 42 (4): 1025–1027.
Published: 01 August 1983
...Terry Bigalke The Sa'dan-Toraja: A Study of Their Social Life and Religion. Vol. 1: Organization, Symbols and Beliefs . By Betty Nooy-Palm . The Hague : Martinus Nijhoff , 1979 . Verhandelingen van het Koninklijk Instituut voor Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde 87. xii, 338 pp. Glossary, Index...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1983) 43 (1): 172–173.
Published: 01 November 1983
...Laurel Kendall Religions in Korea: Beliefs and Cultural Values . Edited by Earl H. Phillips and Eui-Young Yu . Los Angeles : California State University , Center for Korean-American and Korean Studies, n.d. 127 pp. $8.95 (paper). Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1983...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1979) 38 (4): 793–795.
Published: 01 August 1979
...Mark Juergensmeyer The Sikhs: Their Religious Beliefs and Practices . By W. Owen Cole and Piara Singh Sambhi . London and Boston : Routledge & Kegan Paul, Library of Beliefs and Practices , 1978 . xxviii, 210 pp. Primary Sources and Additional Bibliography. $16.50 (cloth); $8.50...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1980) 40 (1): 185–186.
Published: 01 November 1980
...Lawrence A. Babb Tribal Religion: Religious Beliefs and Practices among the Santals . By Joseph Troisi . Columbia, Mo. : South Asia Books , 1979 . xvi, 294 pp. Appendixes, Bibliography, Author Index, Subject Index. $17.50. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1980 1980...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1980) 40 (1): 154–155.
Published: 01 November 1980
...James W. Boyd Zoroastrians: Their Religious Beliefs and Practices . By Mary Boyce . Boston : Routledge & Kegan Paul , 1979 . xxi, 252 pp. Maps, Glossary, Bibliography, Index. $21.50. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1980 1980 154 JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1969) 29 (1): 203–205.
Published: 01 November 1969
...David S. Gibbons Political Ideology in Malaysia: Reality and the Beliefs of an Elite . By James C. Scott . New Haven : Yale University Press , 1968 . x, 302 pp. Appendixes, Index. $8.75. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1969 1969 BOOK REVIEWS 203 skilled reader...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1974) 33 (2): 255–264.
Published: 01 February 1974
..., compounded of the excreta of the cow, they seek the so-called power of Kṛṣṇa, i.e., sex-union without issue.” This revolting drink is perhaps related to the “four moons” discussed above. 18 Author's collection. ,VOL. XXXIII, No. 2 JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES FEBRUARY 1974 The Esoteric Belief...