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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (3): 707–708.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Julia Kwong Double Paradox: Rapid Growth and Rising Corruption in China . By Andrew Wedeman . Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press , 2012 . xiii, 257 pp. $70.00 (cloth); $26.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2013  2013 In his book Double Paradox...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2016) 75 (1): 5–18.
Published: 01 February 2016
... movement to offer amnesty?], Duowei xinwen , July 17, 2015, http://opinion.dwnews.com/news/2015-07-17/59668014.html (accessed August 23, 2015). 15 See Ting Gong , “ Dangerous Collusion: Corruption as a Collective Venture in Contemporary China, ” Communist and Post-Communist Studies...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2022) 81 (2): 428–430.
Published: 01 May 2022
...Anubha Anushree A Social Theory of Corruption: Notes from the Indian Subcontinent . By Sudhir Chella Rajan . Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press , 2020 . 365 pp. ISBN: 9780674241275 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2022 2022 Despite...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1997) 56 (4): 967–1005.
Published: 01 November 1997
...Nancy E. Park Abstract Eighteenth-century chinese commentators were eloquent on the subject of official corruption, characterizing it as one of the greatest scourges on the Qing state and society. Xu Wenbi (n.d.), in an administrative handbook based on his experiences as magistrate of Yongchuan...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2002) 61 (1): 223–224.
Published: 01 February 2002
...Nancy Park Cadres and Corruption: The Organizational Involution of the Chinese Communist Party . By Xiaobo Lü . Stanford : Stanford University Press , 2000 . xviii , 368 pp. $55.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2002 2002 BOOK REVIEWS CHINA 223...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2002) 61 (3): 1085–1087.
Published: 01 August 2002
...Saeed Shafqat Public Office, Private Interest: Bureaucracy and Corruption in India . By S. K. Das . New Delhi : Oxford University Press , 2001 . 252 pp. $35.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2002 2002 BOOK REVIEWS SOUTH ASIA 1085 interest...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2006) 65 (4): 808–810.
Published: 01 November 2006
...Bruce Dickson Corruption by Design: Building Clean Government in Mainland China and Hong Kong . By Melanie Manion . Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press , 2004 . x , 283 pp. $52.50 (cloth). Copyright © Association for Asian Studies 2006 2006 808 T H E J O U R N A L O F...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2007) 66 (4): 1116–1117.
Published: 01 November 2007
... fiction at worst” (p. 8). He makes great efforts to figure out a working conception of corruption on the concrete, abstract, and metaphorical levels. Facing the decline of Chinese “avant-garde creativity” in the 1990s, as well as the challenges of consumer culture, the market economy, globalization...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1982) 41 (3): 579–581.
Published: 01 May 1982
...Robert N. Weiss Corruption in China during the Early Ch'ing Period, 1644–1660 . By Adam Y. C. Lui . Hong Kong : University of Hong Kong (Centre for Asian Studies, Occasional Papers and Monographs No. 39), 1979 . v, 86 pp. Appendix, Bibliography. HK$22. Copyright © The Association...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2009) 68 (3): 805–834.
Published: 01 August 2009
... on democracy and waste control. Relying on the idea of “purity” (jôka), these women gendered the discourse of democracy along the divide of “pure” women and “impure” men, and succeeded, to a certain extent, in eliminating corrupt officials from the Tokyo prefectural and city assemblies. Yet their efforts...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2024) 83 (1): 88–115.
Published: 01 February 2024
...Aditya Balasubramanian Abstract This essay studies the evolution of India's anticorruption machinery and discourses of corruption from the 1940s to the 1960s as a tussle between the logics of bureaucracy and democracy playing out as part of decolonization. Anticorruption began as a way...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1968) 27 (4): 763–776.
Published: 01 August 1968
... for the change. He stated: “Looking back over the past decade, one can see that the Ministry of Education, situated in the midst of the corrupt atmosphere of Peking, was infected by the government agencies around it. There were times when those who headed the Ministry knew nothing about scholarship and education...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 24 (1): 91–99.
Published: 01 November 1964
... to their own environment and at specific synchronic levels, such levels being but points on the continuum of the historical process. Thus to consider Javanese culture exclusively as a linear (and corrupt) descendant of Indian culture on the one hand, or as perpetually conditioned by a hypothetical indigenous...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2016) 75 (2): 299–316.
Published: 01 May 2016
...”—a network that had dominated electoral politics in the previous thirteen years, in the PDRC's view through corruption and vote-buying. To fight this injustice, the PDRC had called for deep constitutional reforms before the next elections could be held. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1954) 13 (3): 287–304.
Published: 01 May 1954
.... The rebellion has been interpreted variously as a peasant uprising against official corruption, a protest against intolerable economic distress, or simply a nationalistic revolt against the Manchu dynasty. Be that as it may, there is general agreement that it was a movement unique in Chinese history because...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (1): 83–105.
Published: 01 February 2018
... to advance their respective political ambitions. Discontented with court factionalism, the central elite wielded their support of the shrines as a shaming device against their opponents and/or corrupt officials, while Buddhist monks sought to gain social recognition and enhance their respective monastery's...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (2): 379–387.
Published: 01 May 2019
..., and who, in the extended process of self-organization, articulated—however inchoately and sometimes even incoherently—an intellectual and activist program of resistance and opposition to the corrupt domestic governmental systems, global institutions, local organizations, and specific individuals who were...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (2): 367–393.
Published: 01 May 1994
... or harakiri ), remonstration suicide ( kanshi ) in protest against a corrupt superior, and suicide out of devotion to a lord or superior ( junsbi ), all of which are surrounded by “a heroic, romantic, aesthetic, and moral aura” (Lebra 1976:190). Suicide is, of course, an extraordinary act in Japan...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2008) 67 (3): 881–915.
Published: 01 August 2008
... and holy land. This ideal realm was corrupted by Muslim and Christian “invaders,” foreigners who defiled and split asunder “Akhand Hindustan,” the one India of Hindus. In the context of British rule of the subcontinent, Hindu nationalists mirrored colonial claims and held up the native princely states...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2008) 67 (1): 73–106.
Published: 01 February 2008
... a variety of media to reverse the perceived decline of Buddhism and the nation in the face of what he saw as immoral and hostile interests—including corrupt politicians, Tamil separatists, Evangelical Christians, and nongovernmental organizations. Venerable Soma's discourse, which privileges local forms...
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