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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (3): 755.
Published: 01 August 2013
... by funding from the Shelley & Donald Rubin Foundation. Reference Yeh Emily T. ( 2013 ). “ Blazing Pelts and Burning Passions: Nationalism, Cultural Politics, and Spectacular Decommodification in Tibet ” Journal of Asian Studies 72 ( 2 ) 319 –44. JAS appreciates the opportunity...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1978) 37 (3): 544–545.
Published: 01 May 1978
.... In the desolation of a life filled only with memories, the voice cries "My heart is like the sun, / drowned in darkness, / soaked with rain, / beaten by the winds" (p. 65). Hers are the most deeply compelling and exquisite of this collection. The Burning Heart: Women Poets of Japan. TRANSLATED AND EDITED BY KENNETH...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1996) 55 (3): 752–753.
Published: 01 August 1996
...Alice W. Clark Sati, the Blessing and the Curse: The Burning of Wives in India . Edited by John Stratton Hawley . New York : Oxford University Press , 1994 . xiii, 214 pp. $39.95 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1996 1996 752 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2005) 64 (1): 201–202.
Published: 01 February 2005
...Terrence Jackson Burning and Building: Schooling and State Formation in Japan, 1750–1890 . By Brian Platt . Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Asia Center , 2004 . x , 325 pp. $45.00 (cloth). Copyright © Association for Asian Studies 2005 2005 B O O K R E V I E W S J A P A N...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1997) 56 (3): 771–772.
Published: 01 August 1997
... to confront the violent face of the Chinese state, and we need the intellectual challenge of such social science research on ancient and imperial China. JOSEPH W. ESHERICK University of California, San Diego Demon Hordes and Burning Boats: The Cult of Marshal Wen in Late Imperial Chekiang. By PAUL R. K A T Z...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2004) 63 (1): 214–216.
Published: 01 February 2004
...Laurie Cozad Burning Women: Widows, Witches, and Early Modern European Travelers in India . By Pompa Banerjee . New York : Palgrave Macmillan , 2003 . xviii , 278 pp. $59.95 (cloth). Copyright © Association for Asian Studies 2004 2004 214 T H E J O U R N A L O F A S I A N S T U...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2008) 67 (2): 678–681.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Wendi Adamek Burning for the Buddha: Self-Immolation in Chinese Buddhism . By James A. Benn . Honolulu : University of Hawai‘i Press , 2007 . xiii , 362 pp. $48.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2008 2008 James A. Benn has given us the first...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2008) 67 (2): 735–738.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Donald N. Clark The War for Korea, 1945–1950: A House Burning . By Allan R. Millett . Lawrence : University Press of Kansas , 2005 . xviii , 324 pp. $39.95 (cloth). Their War for Korea: American, Asian, and European Combatants and Civilians, 1945–1953 . By Allan R. Millett...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (2): 319–344.
Published: 01 May 2013
... history. This paper traces heated debates among Tibetans about the burnings, including their implications for Tibetans' global reputation, the survival of Tibetan culture, and the possibility of a moral economy in an era of deepening commodification. It also explores the embodied, visual, and performative...
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Published: 01 May 2013
Figure 1. Participants in Tangkor lined up with their pelts before burning them. More
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Published: 01 May 2013
Video 1. Burning in Tangkor, as participants shout “Tashi Delek!”. (view video here ) More
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Published: 01 May 2013
Video 4. The crowd watching and participating in burning in Ngawa. (view video here ) More
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Video 8. Men displaying pelts on their bodies before burning. (view video here ) More
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Video 9. Men burning pelts and receiving scarves in Litang. (view video here ) More
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (3): 569–577.
Published: 01 August 2020
... of 1896–97—the mass flight of the laboring poor as the panic caused both by the disease and by anti-plague operations took hold, the hosing down of tenements and the burning of hovels, the enforced hospitalization of suspects snatched from homes and streets, the brutish body inspections at railroad...
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Published: 01 May 2013
Video 5. Piling on pelts about to be burned in Tsö. (view video here ) More
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Video 6. Men lining up to burn leopard pelts in Tsö. (view video here ) More
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Journal of Asian Studies (2011) 70 (2): 449–469.
Published: 01 May 2011
...C. Fred Blake Abstract Over the past millennium and across the length and breadth of China and beyond, people have been burning paper replicas of the material world to send to their deceased family members, ancestors, and myriads of imaginary beings. The paper replicas, which include all types...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1984) 43 (4): 723–733.
Published: 01 August 1984
... China were, and have always been, semiarid steppe. In addition, the author considers Chang's belief that the earliest northern Chinese agriculture was a system of slash-and-burn or shifting cultivation to be invalid. Whereas the crucial problem in the slash-and-burn systems of the tropics and humid...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (2): 309–312.
Published: 01 May 2014
... at the provincial and local roots of the drive to divide India; 3 and the subject took a big step forward when oral histories revealed how women and men experienced the traumas of its bloody upheavals, the violence of “the burning plains of the Punjab” becoming a metaphor for partition itself. 4 Copyright ©...