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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (4): 1049–1050.
Published: 01 November 2020
...Anna Bigelow Defending Muhammad in Modernity . By SherAli Tareen . Notre Dame, Ind. : Notre Dame University Press , 2020 . 482 pp. ISBN: 9780268106690 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc., 2020 2020 SherAli Tareen's Defending Muhammad in Modernity...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (2): 649–651.
Published: 01 May 1994
...Kennon Breazeale National Identity and Its Defenders: Thailand, 1939–1989 . Edited by Craig A. Reynolds . Clayton : Monash Papers on Southeast Asia No. 25, Monash University . 1991 . iv, 400 pp. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1994 1994 BOOK REVIEWS...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2002) 61 (1): 231–232.
Published: 01 February 2002
... Michael on several levels, and does a fine job of bringing some of his central insights to bear on the political developments of the past decade. PATRICIA M. T H O R N T O N Trinity College Human Rights in Chinese Foreign Relations: Defining and Defending National Interests. B Y M I N G W A N...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2011) 70 (3): 874–875.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Elizabeth M. Rohlman Sarasvatī, Riverine Goddess of Knowledge: From the Manuscript-carrying Vīṇā-player to the Weapon-wielding defender of the Dharma . By Catherine Ludvik . Leiden : Brill , 2007 . $166.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2011 2011...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1983) 42 (2): 397–398.
Published: 01 February 1983
.... 234 pp. + 12 pp. photographs. Preface by Fei Hsiao Tung. $7.50. The Court-Martial of the Kaohsiung Defendants. By JOHN KAPLAN. Berkeley: Institute of East Asian Studies, University of California, 1981. x i , 7 9 p p . $5. In 1980, two remarkably similar "trials" were undertaken by the Chinese...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1986) 45 (4): 829–831.
Published: 01 August 1986
...Allen S. Whiting Defending China . By Gerald Segal . London : Oxford University Press , 1985 . viii, 264 pp. Maps, Notes, Index. $24.95. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1986 1986 BOOK REVIEWS CHINA AND INNER ASIA 829 few villages for which there is a pre...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1993) 52 (4): 1023–1025.
Published: 01 November 1993
...W. Miles Fletcher, III Defending the Japanese State: Structures, Norms, and the Political Responses to Terrorism and Violent Social Protest in the 1970s and 1980s . By Peter J. Katzenstein and Yutaka Tsujinaka . Ithaca, N.Y. : East Asia Program, Cornell University , 1991 . xi, 217 pp...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1989) 48 (4): 864.
Published: 01 November 1989
...John Bowen Defending an Economic Superpower: Reassessing the U.S.-Japan Security Alliance . By Tetsuya Kataoka and Ramon H. Myers . Westview Special Studies on East Asia. Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press , 1989 . x, 120 pp. $18.50 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1992) 51 (2): 287–316.
Published: 01 May 1992
... experiments in bourgeois democracy. French liberalism, which had no Thomas Hobbes seeking eloquently to defend monarchical absolutism, ultimately could not accommodate royal prerogative to democratic politics; and, lacking an Adam Smith to assert the primacy of economic laissez-faire, it showed no fundamental...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 23 (4): 531–534.
Published: 01 August 1964
... studies that I think should define Sinology. Therefore, let someone who thinks he sees a meaningful and universal ideal, but who does not expect the ideal to be judged by himself, discuss it with the freedom that can come from having nothing personal to defend. Otherwise, it would be indeed presumptuous...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2015) 74 (3): 667–686.
Published: 01 August 2015
... as legal agents were regendering legal identity by constructing a sense of personhood via their petitioning practice. Through articulating their gendered narratives, women struggled to defend not only themselves and their own sense of morality but also their entire family. Copyright © The Association...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1954) 13 (3): 251–260.
Published: 01 May 1954
... in the sinological puddings served up to a tolerant public. This custom, against which I wish to make the strongest possible protest, has not yet been justified or even defended by any wellargued theory, but has become widely accepted usage in the absence of overt opposition. Specifically I challenge the common...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1990) 49 (1): 78–96.
Published: 01 February 1990
... to coincide with the temple's summer festival. After days of tense but peaceful confrontation, the demonstration turned violent as dozens of self-styled “Defenders of Saivism,” Hindus of high-caste rank (Veḷḷāḷars and their domestic servants, the Kōviyars), beat back the Minority Tamils with iron rods...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2001) 60 (1): 41–66.
Published: 01 February 2001
... in contexts of unequal power. This trend in scholarly analysis contrasts with assumptions about primordial difference that inspire indigenous rights activists to defend the autonomy of culturally distinct communities from state and market processes intruding on them from the outside . It contrasts also...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1999) 58 (3): 723–752.
Published: 01 August 1999
... the creation of trusts or fundraising to preserve the memory of such persons. This legal debate over sati worship provides the context in which this essay examines the cultural politics of how Calcutta Marwaris, a wealthy business community, have been among the most vehement defenders of sati worship...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1969) 28 (3): 551–561.
Published: 01 May 1969
... for cooperation in opening and bringing water to wild land, and in defending life and property, stimulated a rapid development of corporate, localized lineages on the southeastern Chinese frontier. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1969 1969 1 New York, 1966. 2 London...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1972) 31 (2): 291–297.
Published: 01 February 1972
... period of the Ming, for example, Yü Chien (1398–1457) suffered the same fate. Having defended Peking and thus saved the realm during the emperor's brief captivity, he was later executed by the same emperor who returned and eventually retook the throne. Of all these ironical tragedies—loyal men condemned...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2010) 69 (3): 771–798.
Published: 01 August 2010
..., as they saw Hindu social reform as the key to making nation and citizen. Reform proposals drew from the modern Western valuation of the nuclear family, and from Hindu traditions that were reformed to meet standards of modernity. As Hindu nationalists and other conservatives defended lineage authority...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1969) 29 (1): 55–66.
Published: 01 November 1969
...Mahadeo L. Apte Abstract In Marathi literature, the issue of obscenity is more alive today than it ever has been during the last sixty years. Several new novels and short stories have been criticized during the last few years by the so-called defenders of morality as obscene, raw, or sexual. Both...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2017) 76 (1): 47–67.
Published: 01 February 2017
...Robert P. Weller; Keping Wu Abstract This essay discusses three contrasting versions of the relationship between good and evil in contemporary China: a spirit medium who maneuvers between them, a charismatic Christian group that forges an identity by defending the border between them...