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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (3): 805–809.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Rachael Hutchinson Redacted: The Archives of Censorship in Transwar Japan . By Jonathan Abel . Berkeley : University of California Press , 2012 . xv, 355 pp. $65.00 (cloth); $65.00 (e-book). The Art of Censorship in Postwar Japan . By Kirsten Cather . Honolulu : University...
Journal of Asian Studies (2006) 65 (2): 361–392.
Published: 01 May 2006
... ). Harrison Nicholas . 2001 . “Complicity.” In Censorship: A World Encyclopedia , ed. Derek Jones . Chicago : Fitzroy Dearborn . Herman Edward S. , and Noam Chomsky . 1994 . Manufacturing Consent: The Political Economy of the Mass Media . London : Vintage Books . Humagai Devraj...
Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (1): 234–237.
Published: 01 February 2019
...Edmund Malesky Censorship in Vietnam: Brave New World . By Thomas A. Bass . Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press , 2017 . ix, 228 pp. ISBN: 9781625342959 (paper, also available in cloth and as e-book). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2019 2019...
Journal of Asian Studies (2022) 81 (1): 242–243.
Published: 01 February 2022
...Chandrika Kaul War over Words: Censorship in India, 1930–1960 . By Devika Sethi . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2019 . 325 pp. ISBN: 9781108484244 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2022 2022 According to Devika Sethi, War over Words...
Journal of Asian Studies (1993) 52 (2): 427–428.
Published: 01 May 1993
...David Desser Cinema, Censorship, and the State: The Writings of Nagisa Oshima. 1956–1978 . By Nagisa Oshima . Edited by Annette Michelson ; translated by Dawn Lawson . Cambridge, Mass. : The MIT Press , 1992 . 308 pp. $35.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc...
Journal of Asian Studies (1985) 44 (2): 399–402.
Published: 01 February 1985
... a banker and formerly an assistant professor of history at the University of Virginia, focused his Harvard dissertation ("National Unification and Local Government in Early Meiji Japan") on Kanazawa and Ishikawa Prefecture. Censorship in Imperial Japan. By RICHARD H. MITCHELL. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton...
Journal of Asian Studies 10773280.
Published: 16 August 2023
...Charles Laughlin Made in Censorship: The Tiananmen Movement in Chinese Literature and Film . By Thomas Chen . New York : Columbia University Press , 2022 . x, 236 pp. ISBN: 9780231204019. © 2023 Association for Asian Studies 2023 674 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES 82:4...
Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (2): 359–376.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Samson W. Lim Abstract A cursory examination of the Thai press reveals two things: A history of censorship, at times violently repressive, and sensational content centered on crime news. Reporters, editors, and publishers have been threatened, intimidated, and murdered in an effort to control...
Journal of Asian Studies (2017) 76 (4): 887–906.
Published: 01 November 2017
... of adulation and resentment of powerful Western nations produces a distinctive set of attitudes. Important cultural and political consequences flow from this shared condition, as is also contrastively demonstrated by the two countries’ very different recent histories. For example, censorship, once deeply...
Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (4): 881–893.
Published: 01 November 2018
... by Abe's government to pressure and intimidate the media into self-censorship (Kingston 2018a). Since early 2017, however, the liberal Asahi newspaper led the way in exposing two cronyism scandals involving private-school projects linked to Abe. It also exposed a series of cases revolving around...
Journal of Asian Studies (2012) 71 (2): 361–370.
Published: 01 May 2012
... absent. Censorship and the repression of autonomous spaces in society, on the one hand, and the failure of the state to enforce efficient health and environmental policies, on the other, are keywords in these works that illustrate the double-faced appearance of the state's existence and role in society...
Journal of Asian Studies (1996) 55 (4): 902–933.
Published: 01 November 1996
... in encouraging such self-censorship. By most accounts, such efforts have proved effective in diffusing critical public opinion and in pruning public memory. Yet, the ending of the era has provided an extra impetus and a rhetorical rationale for a reckoning of everyday life in Shōwa Japan by the masses whose...
Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (3): 649–650.
Published: 01 August 2019
... through state censorship and the “Great Firewall,” while netizens (citizens of the Internet who are actively involved in online communities) persistently resist censorship and find creative ways to oppose the regime. In Contesting Cyberspace in China , Rongbin Han unpacks this seemingly dichotomous state...
Journal of Asian Studies (1993) 52 (4): 1018–1020.
Published: 01 November 1993
... screenplays, several hundred films, and interviews with both former Occupation personnel and Japanese directors, producers, and writers, Hirano traces the history of Occupation censorship from its background in the American and Japanese wartime mobilization of their motion picture industries to its legacy...
Journal of Asian Studies (2008) 67 (1): 279–281.
Published: 01 February 2008
... a highly informative and compelling book on the topic. As for the main argument, there is little that one can dispute. The image of idealistic artists battling a totalitarian censor is clearly wrong, as Kraus points out. Even during the Mao period, censorship was not complete, and artists were never...
Journal of Asian Studies (1989) 48 (3): 609–610.
Published: 01 August 1989
... policy toward the control and censorship of the Japanese media, literature, and the arts subjects that have been covered in depth and at length by previous scholarship. The long-term impact of the occupation on the development of Japanese postwar arts and popular culture is treated, in most cases...
Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (4): 895–908.
Published: 01 November 2018
... and punishing online citizens. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2018 2018 censorship cybersecurity digital governance Facebook late-socialist politics media social media Vietnam June 2018 was an intense time in Vietnam when one saw the role of social media in revealing...
Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (2): 460–462.
Published: 01 May 2021
... largely on China's strict regulatory environment and pervasive content censorship. 1 Yet, despite these restrictions, various internet sectors in China have taken off spectacularly. Luzhou Li's Zoning China examines this puzzling and seemingly contradictory phenomenon, particularly in the realm...
Journal of Asian Studies (2009) 68 (3): 982–985.
Published: 01 August 2009
... writers (Oguri Mushitarô, Unno Jûza, and Kigi Takatarô) during the Asia-Pacific War, with the goal of showing that detective writing did not taper off after Pearl Harbor simply because of top-down censorship. Kawana shows convincingly that vestiges of detective fiction lingered in the spy novel...
Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (4): 879.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Jennifer H. Munger Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2018 2018 At the AAS in Asia meetings in Seoul in the summer of 2017, a group of analysts interested in media explored the notion that the market and the state are two ends of a continuum when it comes to censorship...