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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (1): 168–169.
Published: 01 February 2020
...Joe Ellis The Anti-Social Contract: Injurious Talk and Dangerous Exchanges in Northern Mongolia . By Lars Højer . New York : Berghahn , 2019 . xii, 202 pp. 9781785332463 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2020 2020 Lars Højer's The Anti-Social...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1962) 21 (2): 250–252.
Published: 01 February 1962
...Ralph Braibanti India: the Most Dangerous Decades . By Selig S. Harrison . Princeton : Princeton University Press , 1960 , x, 350 . Maps, Index. $6.50. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1962 1962 250 JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES strength? What are the temporal...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (3): 712–714.
Published: 01 August 2019
... policy toward India and Pakistan with its myriad contradictions and abrupt shifts, and the concerted attempts to dislodge the Soviets following their invasion and occupation of Afghanistan. The overall quality of The Most Dangerous Place is excellent. It is nevertheless possible to highlight a few...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1998) 57 (2): 496–497.
Published: 01 May 1998
...Ming-Bao Yu Dangerous Pleasures: Prostitution and Modernity in Twentieth-Century Shanghai . By Gail Hershatter . Berkeley : University of California Press , 1997 . xi, 694 pp. $45.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1998 1998 496 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2000) 59 (4): 988–990.
Published: 01 November 2000
...Hu Ying Dangerous Women: Warriors, Grannies and Geishas of the Ming . By Victoria Cass . Lanham, Md. : Rowman and Littlefield Publishers , 1999 . xix, 155 pp. $59.00 (cloth), $24.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2000 2000 988 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2001) 60 (1): 177–179.
Published: 01 February 2001
...Sue Tuohy Dangerous Tunes: The Politics of Chinese Music in Hong Kong, Taiwan, and the People's Republic of China since 1949 . By Barbara Mittler . Wiesbaden : Harrassowitz Verlag , 1997 . iii, 516 pp. DM 148,00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2001 2001 BOOK...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2002) 61 (2): 722–724.
Published: 01 May 2002
...Atsuko Ueda Dangerous Women, Deadly Words: Phallic Fantasy and Modernity in Three Japanese Writers . By Nina Cornyetz . Stanford : Stanford University Press , 1999 . 302 pp. $45.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2002 2002 722 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2006) 65 (4): 741–762.
Published: 01 November 2006
... . Zhu Xi . 1980 . Sishujizhu (Collected notes on the Four Books). Taipei : Shijie shuju . How Dangerous Can the Peony Be? Textual Space, Caizi Mudan ting, and Naturalizing the Erotic WEI HUA OF THE MANY COMMENTARIAL EDITIONS of Tang Xianzu s (1550 1616) Peony Pa- vilion that survive, Caizi...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2006) 65 (4): 799–802.
Published: 01 November 2006
...Steven M. Goldstein Untying the Knot: Making Peace in the Taiwan Strait . By Richard C. Bush . Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press , 2005 . xii , 416 pp. $32.95 (cloth); $24.95 (paper). Dangerous Strait: The U.S.-Taiwan-China Crisis . Edited by Nancy Bernkopf Tucker...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2004) 63 (2): 403–431.
Published: 01 May 2004
... Economy , ed. Roger Lancaster and Leonardo Micaela di . New York : Routledge . Žižek Slavoj . 1989 . The Sublime Object of Ideology . London : Verso . Dangerous Desires: Television and Erotics in Late Twentieth- Century India PURNIMA MANKEKAR DURING THE 1990s, THE INDIAN PUBLIC...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1985) 45 (1): 160–162.
Published: 01 November 1985
...Eva Friedlander Dangerous Wives and Sacred Sisters: Social and Symbolic Roles of High-Caste Women in Nepal . By Lynn Bennett . New York : Columbia University Press , 1983 . 352 pp. $30. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1985 1985 160 JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES produced...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1948) 8 (1): 110–114.
Published: 01 November 1948
... . Edited and arranged by Theodore H. White . New York : William Sloane Associates, Inc. , 1948 . xvi, 357 p. $4.00. Last chance in China . By Freda Utley . Indianapolis : Bobbs-Merrill , 1947 . 408 p. $3.50. Danger from the East . By Richard E. Lauterbach . New York : Harper...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2005) 64 (3): 755–757.
Published: 01 August 2005
...Alexis Dudden Living Dangerously in Korea: The Western Experience, 1900–1950 . By Donald N. Clark . Missionary Enterprise in Asia. Norwalk, Conn. : EastBridge , 2003 . xiv , 455 pp. $24.95 (paper). Copyright © Association for Asian Studies 2005 2005 B O O K R E V I E W S K O R...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1988) 47 (3): 686–687.
Published: 01 August 1988
...Frits Staal Tales of Sex and Violence: Folklore, Sacrifice, and Danger in the Jaiminīya Brāhmaṇa . By Wendy Doniger O'Flaherty . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 1985 . xiv, 145 pp. $16.95. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1988 1988 686 THE JOURNAL...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1997) 56 (1): 113–135.
Published: 01 February 1997
... observers each brought his own concern to bear on his perceptions of popular belief and ritual practice, they were united in their focus on the dangers the worship of these deities posed to public morality and order; neither was much interested in the identities or histories of these gods. But a detailed...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1942) 2 (1): 15–30.
Published: 01 November 1942
...? Is it possible to inoculate new ideas into old traditions, thereby avoiding a complete break with the past, a dangerous uprooting of oriental thought and culture? Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1942 1942 A FEW BOOKS AND ARTICLES PERTAINING TO THE SUBJECT Bosch F. D. K. , “ Het...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (4): 921–925.
Published: 01 November 2014
... and their dangerous dance with the state in which they succumbed under both Nationalist and Communist regimes to a service role to power, a “category of the state” (Barlow 1991, 216). Merle Goldman has focused on critical intellectuals under the Chinese Communist Party, what most people think of as critics...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1966) 26 (1): 23–36.
Published: 01 November 1966
... to them as a powerful and omnibenevolent god, a supreme being who is still in some way present and aware. (Perhaps we might say that cognitively the Buddha is dead, but affectively he is alive.) For instance, if assailed by dangerous demons a pious Buddhist will recite the qualities of the Buddha and thus...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (3): 587–610.
Published: 01 August 2021
...Sayaka Chatani Abstract Korean shantytowns existed in every large Japanese city from the postwar years through the late 1960s. Japanese people recall them as secluded, dirty, impoverished, and dangerous. To many scholars, their existence confirms the transwar continuity of Japanese oppression...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2017) 76 (3): 627–654.
Published: 01 August 2017
... of Enlightened Civilization by employing two East Asian literary tropes: the dangerous but exciting Rivers-and-Lakes World, where the protagonist ventures to search for văn minh , and the peaceful and other-worldly Peach Blossom Spring utopia, where the true qualities of văn minh are realized. These stories...