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Journal of Asian Studies (2011) 70 (2): 449–469.
Published: 01 May 2011
... of goods and treasures, mostly old and new forms of money, is commonly referred to as the paper money custom. Studies of the paper money custom have neglected the native opposition to it, especially that of the contemporary intelligentsia, one form of which consists of news reports and human interest...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2002) 61 (3): 1103–1104.
Published: 01 August 2002
... systems; and language and custom differences prevail. In short, the notion of "Southeast Asia" is more a result of American and European professors looking for a convenient way to study a geographic region than it is a meaningful term for an area that systematically shares commonalities. Despite problems...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2002) 61 (3): 1047–1048.
Published: 01 August 2002
...Daniel Brower Law and Custom in the Steppe: The Kazakhs of the Middle Horde and Russian Colonialism in the Nineteenth Century . By Virginia Martin . Richmond, Surrey : Curzon Press , 2001 . xviii , 244 pp. $75.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2002...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2007) 66 (4): 1067–1097.
Published: 01 November 2007
...Marie Seong-Hak Kim Abstract A number of Korean legal historians have argued that Chosŏn Korea had a tradition of customary law and that it was suppressed and distorted by the Japanese during the colonial period. But a comparison of Korean “custom” with that in late medieval France, where the legal...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1980) 39 (4): 871–872.
Published: 01 August 1980
...Jeremy H. Kemp Code and Custom in a Thai Provincial Court: The Interaction of Formal and Informal Systems of Justice . By David M. Engel . Tucson : The University of Arizona Press (Association for Asian Studies Monographs No. 34), 1978 . xiv, 230 pp. Figures, Tables, Bibliography...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2015) 74 (1): 194–196.
Published: 01 February 2015
...Myron L. Cohen Custom, Land, and Livelihood in Rural South China: The Traditional Land Law of Hong Kong's New Territories, 1750–1950 . By Patrick H. Hase . Hong Kong : Hong Kong University Press , 2013 . xi, 513 pp. $60.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1951) 10 (2): 219–220.
Published: 01 February 1951
.... R. BOXER The Kalingas: their institutions and custom law. BY R. F. BARTON, with an introduction by E. ADAMSON HOEBEL. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1949. xii, 275 p. $4.00. Roy Franklin Barton, in this posthumous publication on Kalinga custom, has once again demonstrated his remarkable...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1989) 48 (3): 589–591.
Published: 01 August 1989
...Gail Hershatter Concubines and Bondservants: The Social History of a Chinese Custom . By Maria Jaschok . London : Zed Books Ltd. , 1988 . ii , 156 pp. $49.00 (cloth); $15.00 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1989 1989 BOOK REVIEWS CHINA AND INNER...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1966) 25 (4): 797–798.
Published: 01 August 1966
...Jane R. Hanks Southeast Asian Birth Customs. Three Studies in Human Reproduction . By Donn V. Hart , Phya Anuman Rajadhon and Richard J. Coughlin . New Haven : Human Relations Area Files Press , 1965 . xi, 303 . Footnotes, Bibliography, Index. $4.75. Copyright © The Association...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1960) 20 (1): 120–121.
Published: 01 November 1960
..., and out of a total of eighty-six votes, received only four: his two sisters', his wife's, and his own. This, according to Kaufman, "is indicative of a certain amount of cohesiveness within the family in-group, exemplifying the Bali: Cults and Customs. By R. GORIS, with photographs by P. L. DRONKERS...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2016) 75 (1): 259–260.
Published: 01 February 2016
...Donald N. Clark In the Service of His Korean Majesty: William Nelson Lovatt, the Pusan Customs, and Sino-Korean Relations, 1876–1888 . By Wayne Patterson . Berkeley : Institute of East Asian Studies, University of California , 2012 . xiii, 193 pp. ISBN 9781557291004 (paper...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1952) 11 (4): 482–484.
Published: 01 August 1952
... the eminent worth of the work itself. Oakland, California HOWARD F. BOVPKER Hart and the Chinese Customs. By STANLEY F. WRIGHT. Belfast: Wm. Mullan and Son, 1950. xiv, 949. 45 shillings. Sir Robert Hart was unquestionably the most influential Westerner in China during a period of almost fifty years after I860...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1966) 25 (3): 582.
Published: 01 May 1966
... Annual Customs and Festivals in Peking . By Tun Lich'en , translated by Derk Bodde . New York : Oxford University Press , 1965 . xxviii, 147 , Plates, Drawings, Appendices, Bibliography, Index. $7.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1966 1966 582 JOURNAL...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1995) 54 (1): 247–248.
Published: 01 February 1995
...Leslie C. Orr When God Is a Customer: Telugu Courtesan Songs by Kṣetrayya and Others . Edited by A. K. Ramanujan , Velcheru Narayana Rao , and David Shulman . Berkeley : University of California Press , 1994 . 158 pp. $25.00 (cloth); $12.00 (paper). Copyright © The Association...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1997) 56 (4): 1055–1057.
Published: 01 November 1997
...Stephen R. MacKinnon H. B. Morse: Customs Commisioner and Historian of China . By John King Fairbank , Martha Henderson Coolidge , and Richard J. Smith . Lexington : University of Kentucky Press , 1995 xiii, 314 pp. $39.95. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1997...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2003) 62 (1): 348–350.
Published: 01 February 2003
...Dolores de Manuel Culture and Customs of the Philippines . By Paul Rodell . Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press , 2002 . xxiii, 247 pp. $45.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2003 2003 348 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES of the veneration of the Prophet...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2023) 82 (3): 462–463.
Published: 01 August 2023
...Gregory Bracken William Nelson Lovatt in Late Qing China: War, Maritime Customs, and Treaty Ports, 1860–1904 . By Wayne Patterson . Lanham, MA : Lexington Books , 2020 . xvii, 239 pp. ISBN: 9781498566469 . © 2023 Association for Asian Studies 2023 China was forced to open...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1986) 45 (2): 456–458.
Published: 01 February 1986
...John A. Larkin The Philippines: History, Geography, Customs, Agriculture, Industry, and Commerce of the Spanish Colonies in Oceania . By Jean Mallat . Translated by Pura Santillan-Castrance . Manila : National Historical Commission , 1983 . (French original published in 1846.) xiv, 528...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1977) 36 (4): 720–721.
Published: 01 August 1977
...S. A. M. Adshead The I. G. in Peking: Letters of Robert Hart,Chinese Maritime Customs, 1868–1907 . 2 Vols. Edited By J.K. Fairbank , K.F. Bruner , and E.M. Matheson . Cambridge : Harvard University Press , 1976 .xxvi, 1625 pp. Glossary, Index. $50.00 Copyright © Association...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1972) 32 (1): 215–216.
Published: 01 November 1972
...Howard K. Kaufman The Manners and Customs of the Chinese of the Straits Settlements . By J. D. Vaughan . Kuala Lumpur and Singapore : Oxford University Press , 1971 . ix , 126 pp. Illustrations. $7.50. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1972 1972 BOOK REVIEWS 215...