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Journal of Asian Studies (2017) 76 (4): 1104–1112.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Ethan Mark One of the most distinctive aspects of Reading Colonial Japan is its format, in which a series of translated, short primary texts meant to “accentuate the wide array of representations of the empire” (p. 11) are each followed by a short, focused critical essay authored...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2010) 69 (4): 1093–1117.
Published: 01 November 2010
...Elizabeth Kolsky Abstract This article explores the history of intraracial (Indian-on-Indian) rape in early colonial India. Though at times uneven and unpredictable in their rulings, British judges created a set of evidentiary requirements and a body of legal decisions that were as harsh on rape...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1967) 26 (3): 531–532.
Published: 01 May 1967
...Gordon P. Means An Anecdotal History of Old Times in Singapore. From the Foundation of the Settlement under the Honourable The East India Company on February 6th, 1819 to the Transfer to the Colonial Office of the Colonial Possessions of the Crown on April 1st, 1867 . By Charles Burton...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2016) 75 (4): 1140–1146.
Published: 01 November 2016
...-known essays when analyzing his major fictional works, Park carefully excavates in them “a national subjectivity tinged with socialism” (Park, p. 171), a distinctively socialist understanding of the reality of colonial Korea and the plight of the peasant masses that reveals the mutual imbrication...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1978) 37 (2): 400–402.
Published: 01 February 1978
...Marshall S. McLennan City of Pines: The Origins of Baguio as a Colonial Hill Station and Regional Capital . By Robert R. Reed . Berkeley : Center for South and Southeast Asian Studies, University of California , 1976 . xxi, 189 pp. Maps, Bibliography, n.p.l. Landed Estates...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2000) 59 (1): 191–192.
Published: 01 February 2000
...Pamela Price Constructing the Colonial Encounter: Right and Left Hand Castes in Early Colonial South India . By Niels Brimnes . London : Curzon Press , 1999 . viii, 280 pp. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2000 2000 BOOK REVIEWS SOUTH ASIA 191 beyond simple...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1978) 37 (3): 500–502.
Published: 01 May 1978
...Daniel S. Lev Legal Pluralism: An Introduction to Colonial and Neo-Colonial Laws . By M. B. Hooker . Oxford : Clarendon Press , 1975 . xxii, 601 pp. Bibliography, Index. $37.50 Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1978 1978 500 JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES Though...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2005) 64 (1): 240–241.
Published: 01 February 2005
...Anne Murphy People on the Move: Punjabi Colonial, and Post-Colonial Migration . Edited by Ian Talbot and Shinder Thandi . Subcontinent Divided: New Beginning. Karachi : Oxford University Press , 2004 . xx , 238 pp. Rs 350 (cloth). Copyright © Association for Asian Studies 2005...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2005) 64 (4): 1061–1062.
Published: 01 November 2005
...Satadru Sen Colonial Educators: The British Indian and Colonial Educational Service, 1858–1983 . By Clive Whitehead . London and New York : I. B. Tauris , 2003 . xv, 286 pp. $59.50 (cloth). Copyright © Association for Asian Studies 2005 2005 B O O K R E V I E W S O U T H A S I...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (3): 822–823.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Jooyeon Rhee From Domestic Women to Sensitive Young Men: Translating the Individual in Early Colonial Korea . By Yoon Sun Yang . Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Asia Center , 2017 . xii, 211 pp. ISBN: 9780674976979 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (2): 572–574.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Dilip Menon The Colonial Origins of Ethnic Violence in India . By Ajay Verghese . Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press , 2016 . 296 pp. ISBN: 9780804795623 (cloth, also available in paper and as e-book). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2018  2018...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (1): 161–179.
Published: 01 February 2018
... and symbols formed during the war, with important consequences. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2017  2017 aftermath of war colonialism demobilization February 28 Incident Japanese wartime empire post-colonialism rebellion second Sino-Japanese war Taiwan On September...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (1): 280–281.
Published: 01 February 2018
...Projit Bihari Mukharji The first chapter provides a potted history of the East India Company's armies in South Asia alongside an interesting synthetic history of the category of the “prostitute” in colonial South Asia. While the former history would be familiar to military historians...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (1): 123–138.
Published: 01 February 2018
...Alicia Turner Abstract Why are histories of colonialism and religious transformation in Southeast Asia so often told as inextricably interrelated? Why were Buddhist movements identified as both the locus for resistance to colonialism and the central means of constructing colonial modernity? Part...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (2): 554–555.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Vinay Lal The Colonial State: Theory and Practice . By Sabyasachi Bhattacharya . Delhi : Primus Books , 2016 . 228 pp. ISBN: 9789384092016 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2018  2018 Sabyasachi Bhattacharya is animated by the question “what makes...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (2): 429–454.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Joseph Seeley; Aaron Skabelund Abstract This article examines the zoological gardens established by Japanese imperialists in colonial Seoul (1908) and Taipei (1914). Drawing on multilingual sources, it argues that zoos explicitly exposed the unequal interethnic and interspecies hierarchies...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1957) 16 (3): 455–457.
Published: 01 May 1957
...Frank N. Trager Colonial Policy and Practice: A Comparative Study of Burma and Netherlands India . By J. S. Furnivall . New York : New York University Press (in cooperation with the Institute of Pacific Relations), 1956 . xiii, 568 . Appendices, Index, Map. $7.50. Copyright ©...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1965) 24 (3): 527–528.
Published: 01 May 1965
...John R. W. Smail The Dialectic of Colonial Indonesian History . By Justus M. Van Der Kroef . Amsterdam : C.P.J. Van Der Peet , 1963 . 72 . n.p. (paper). Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1965 1965 BOOK REVIEWS of space and cost applied to at least part of the lost...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1963) 22 (4): 433–449.
Published: 01 August 1963
... and labor became more productive and resources previously idle were now employed. Japanese colonial policy was successful for the following reasons. (1) The administration of Kodama and Gotō consisted of able leaders assisted by expert young subordinates who were dedicated to their jobs. Kodama was a first...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (3): 827–829.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Deborah B. Solomon Colonial Rule and Social Change in Korea, 1910–1945 . Edited by Hong Yung Lee , Yong-Chool Ha , and Clark W. Sorensen . Seattle : University of Washington Press , 2013 . 350 pp. $45.00 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2014  2014...