1-20 of 88 Search Results for

councilor

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1977) 37 (1): 165–166.
Published: 01 November 1977
...Donald B. Rosenthal Big City Government in India: Councilor, Administrator, and Citizen in Delhi . By Philip Oldenburg . Tucson : University of Arizona Press (Association for Asian Studies Monograph No. XXXI), 1976 . xiii , 400 pp. Maps and Diagrams, Tables, Appendixes, Bibliography...
Journal Article
Far Eastern Quarterly (1952) 11 (2): 167–182.
Published: 01 February 1952
...Alfred Kuo-liang Ho Abstract The Grand Council, Chün-chi-ch'u, which functioned mainly as a secretarial and consultative agency to the Emperor, was the most important institution of the Ch'ing Dynasty. The Grand Councilors, Chün-chi Ta-chen, had daily audience with the Emperor to assist him...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1977) 37 (1): 164–165.
Published: 01 November 1977
... of all kinds; the concern for the complexity of the diffusion/adoption process; and the clear, detailed reporting of procedure, findings, and analysis. The book is recommended to all social scientists. JOSEPH E. KIVLIN Bowling Green State University Big City Government in India: Councilor, Administrator...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (2010) 69 (3): 885–890.
Published: 01 August 2010
... in the narrative. Most readers will turn to individual chapters when they become relevant to a research project, which is a perfectly reasonable way to use this volume. However, for those who are interested in the big questions about the Song government—absolutism, factionalism, powerful chief councilors...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1962) 21 (2): 137–152.
Published: 01 February 1962
...; Mu Ch'ien . “ A discussion of the power of chief councilors of state during the Sung ,” Chung-kuo wen-hua yen-chiu hui-k'an , 2 ( 1942 ), 145 – 150 . The prohibition was gradually relaxed. By the time of Wang An-shih, he reversed the situation by receiving guests to discuss various matters...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1963) 23 (1): 21–35.
Published: 01 November 1963
... – 49 . 11 In 1610, under the decree of King Kwanghae, five eminent Confucian scholars, including Cho Kwang-jo, Yi On-jŏk (1491–1553), and Yi Hwang (1501–1570) were enshrined in the State Confucian Temple. In the following year, Chŏng In-hong (1535–1623), then Vice-Councilor of the State...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1990) 49 (4): 906–908.
Published: 01 November 1990
..., that was as pyrrhic as it was long lasting. The key change involved the emperor Kao-tsung's (r. 1127 1162) use of chief councilors, described in fascinating detail in two chapters that constitute the heart of the book. Liu shows that during the first decade of the Southern Sung when war and rebellion were the order...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1978) 37 (3): 586–587.
Published: 01 May 1978
... socialist party, the his- gaining in a municipal election; but there are tory of the socialists is really a history of missed many important features of politics in Indian opportunities. Repeatedly, ideological and per- cities the interaction of councilor and citizen, sonal misjudgments of a rapidly...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1978) 37 (3): 587–588.
Published: 01 May 1978
... the instrument of voluntary associations. Using survey research methods, Roderick Church contributes two excellent articles. One carefully separates the strands that constitute a councilor's influence within the Lucknow municipal corporation, and shows the relevance of informal patterns of authority...
Journal Article
Far Eastern Quarterly (1951) 10 (2): 136–150.
Published: 01 February 1951
... reached the sum of f 10,000,000. Moreover, the loan was objectionable on grounds of patriotism. The letter quoted Sheng Hsiian-huai as having previously said, "The nation that holds the railway today will hold that piece "Ibid., edict to the grand councilors, Oct. 20, 1907. 28 Ibid., 144 THE FAR EASTERN...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1962) 21 (2): 183–197.
Published: 01 February 1962
... into economic development. Authoritarian political techniques inherited from the feudal past enabled him to force the pace of modernization for his country. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1962 1962 1 During the period, 1871–1878, the following Councilors (Sangi) formed the inner...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (4): 907–909.
Published: 01 November 2019
... of (predominantly European and American—though also, later, Japanese) councilors elected by wealthy, Shanghai-based property owners, the majority of whom hailed from the Settlement's non-Chinese business elite. There were no Chinese members of the SMC until 1928, and the body was dominated by British councilors...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1972) 31 (2): 291–297.
Published: 01 February 1972
... to a settlement. The court would have complete security externally by ending the war and at the same time internally by taking away the military power from the generals. The major difficulty with peace was the humiliating terms. To protect the imperial image, Ch'in Kuei, the chief councilor, took complete charge...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (2011) 70 (3): 683–705.
Published: 01 August 2011
... example of art and life coming together, the on-screen story of the nuclear power industry visited off-screen Kaminoseki some seven years after the drama's broadcast, culminating in a town council debate in 1984. At the end of the debate, town councilors voted—by a margin of sixteen to one—to request...
FIGURES
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1956) 16 (1): 31–50.
Published: 01 November 1956
..., and others) competed with those of the hereditary vassals. The former seldom held more than advisory positions near the shogun, while the latter set shogunal policy and controlled the shogun's administrative machinery through the office of the senior councilors (roju). By the turn of the nineteenth century...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (1): 83–105.
Published: 01 February 2018
... during King Chŏngjo's reign. In 1793, Yi Pyŏng-mo 李秉模 (1742–1806), then governor of P'yŏngan Province who rose to the prominent position of Right State Councilor in 1794, traveled to Myohyangsan on an inspection tour where he witnessed the construction of a new shrine for Hyujŏng. He submitted a petition...
FIGURES | View All (4)
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1993) 52 (2): 401–412.
Published: 01 May 1993
... also seems unaware of Guangxu's daily court routine when he suggests that during the Hundred Days, Guangxu relied on the Grand Council's junior secretaries, such as Yang Rui and Tan Sitong, in formulating his reform policies, while avoiding the grand councilors (Wong 1992:526). Even if we discount...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1996) 55 (4): 981–983.
Published: 01 November 1996
... government mattered. As James Liu stresses, a handful of chief-councilors dominated the Southern Sung government (and its emperors) for much of its century and a half. Some earlier writers were tempted to write off Wei and Chen as examples of a tension between those who took a moralizing approach...
Journal Article
Far Eastern Quarterly (1943) 2 (3): 310–314.
Published: 01 May 1943
...), Mr. Priest naively dares the reader doubt that she was the wife of a famous scholar and high councilor (of the 17th century). One can safely accept this challenge, for a high councilor would presumably be a man of considerable station, while this woman's costume, lacking even an official square, show...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (1): 115–139.
Published: 01 February 2013
... 1939, as they asked the company to invest in roads and railways in case the channels failed. When technical problems became clear in November 1939 and rumors circulated that the river would become unnavigable, Japanese and Korean timber interests and city councilors immediately formed a countermeasures...
FIGURES