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Published: 01 February 2022
Figure 6. Frequency of the keywords democracy/freedom in the SCMP . ProQuest Historical Newspapers registers the frequency of the paired notions (both “democracy and freedom” and “freedom and democracy”) as they appeared in either headlines or the text of articles. More
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Published: 01 February 2022
Figure 7. Frequency of the keywords democracy/freedom in the TKP and WKYP . The Multimedia Information System of the Hong Kong Public Libraries registers the frequency of the paired notions—民主 democracy and 自由 freedom—in either order as they appeared in the headlines or subtitles More
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Figure 8. Frequency of the keywords prosperity/stability and democracy/freedom in the SCMP . Source: ProQuest Historical Newspapers. More
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Figure 9. Frequency of the keywords prosperity/stability and democracy/freedom in the WKYP and TKP . More
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Figure 10. Frequency of the keywords prosperity/stability and democracy/freedom in the SCMP since 1993. Source: ProQuest. More
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Journal of Asian Studies (2022) 81 (1): 43–61.
Published: 01 February 2022
...Figure 6. Frequency of the keywords democracy/freedom in the SCMP . ProQuest Historical Newspapers registers the frequency of the paired notions (both “democracy and freedom” and “freedom and democracy”) as they appeared in either headlines or the text of articles. ...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1983) 42 (4): 869–878.
Published: 01 August 1983
...” of guaranteed personal freedoms and “true socialist democracy,” the four modernizations cannot succeed and China cannot become a “great socialist country.” Recent publications, some of which are reviewed in this article, give a fair sampling of these arguments and must be taken into account in future...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (3): 589–598.
Published: 01 August 2020
..., this essay argues that the current state of emergency is not a breakdown of normality but a continuation of the state of crisis and disaster that rules a developing country like South Korea. In doing so, the essay seeks to facilitate a critical discussion about a new mode of democracy in the era of pandemic...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2003) 62 (3): 935–936.
Published: 01 August 2003
... for evaluating freedom and democracy in China, they may not be ready to accept her argument that China has made meaningful and substantial progress toward expanding the rights and freedom for its citizens and toward becoming a more pluralistic, just, and democratic polity (chap. 9). Some may find it even more...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2003) 62 (3): 936–938.
Published: 01 August 2003
... Ogden's assessment of China's progress toward democratization too bold and perhaps overly optimistic. Although many will agree with Ogden in calling for establishing fair and consistent standards for evaluating freedom and democracy in China, they may not be ready to accept her argument that China has...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1990) 49 (4): 835–865.
Published: 01 November 1990
... on a noncompetitive unity in 1989 is clear from one of the students' earliest demands: that the Chinese leadership affirm the virtues of "democracy, freedom, magnanimity and harmony" (CQ Chronicle 1989: 668 [emphasis ours 838 ESHERICK AND WASSERSTROM speeches Fang Lizhi gave at the city's Tongji University earlier...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2015) 74 (4): 917–926.
Published: 01 November 2015
... democratic experience. How has India remained democratic for so long? Is India's democratic resilience really founded upon a deep political commitment to individual freedoms, which Daniel Chirot calls a requirement of democratic longevity? If Indonesian democracy is “illiberal,” as Aspinall puts...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (3): 846–849.
Published: 01 August 2018
.... If democracy means freedom (potentially limited by moral restrictions), what does freedom mean? In chapter 6, “Discipline, Rights, and Morality: ‘Democracy’ in Contemporary Myanmar,” Walton differentiates three conceptions of democracy by Burmese Buddhists that “most of the main political groupings...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (4): 947–948.
Published: 01 November 2019
... that democratic freedoms came not through tutelage; democracy had to be achieved to be in the lifeblood of the people. It had to be struggled for and won. Maruyama Masao, in his first lecture at the University of Tokyo after the war, saw the problem: Today, we have had freedom issued to us—forced upon us...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2015) 74 (4): 863–874.
Published: 01 November 2015
... of Enlightenment. Much as its founders differed about the specific details of the new democracy they were trying to build, they accepted its basic premises, that freedom of thought was essential, that hereditary privilege was not a good basis for sound government, and that any kind of absolute power or dogma...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1943) 2 (3): 296–297.
Published: 01 May 1943
... of the present world struggle freedom for any nation is again to emerge, it must be through freedom for all nations. We must, in'the words of Ralph Barton Perry, become much better or conditions will grow much worse. Democracy must be taken seriously; freedom for all, security for all, within and without...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2001) 60 (2): 537–538.
Published: 01 May 2001
... them freedom of expression and association, which Shih barely mentions in his definition of coUectivist democracy. The second half of the book focuses on the village elections and nomination of deputies to People's Congresses. These political reforms, Shih claims, are moving 538 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2015) 74 (4): 875–887.
Published: 01 November 2015
... as the universal character of democracy is in fact a “Western” version of it involving bridled freedom and selfish individualism. This runs counter to Asian collectivist and hierarchical cultural traditions. The dangers of imposing Western culture in Asia underline the importance of establishing a culturally...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2015) 74 (4): 889–902.
Published: 01 November 2015
... significant gains in democracy in the Asia-Pacific region in the last five years (Puddington 2014 , 4), if we take a slightly longer time scale, the overall democratic trajectory of the continent has indeed not been impressive when compared to other world regions. If we take the average of the Freedom House...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1984) 43 (3): 417–439.
Published: 01 May 1984
.... (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1980. 5th ed.). Democracy and Legal System Commentator. 1983 . “Jiuzheng wei xian xianxiang, weihu xianfa zunyan” [Correct the phenomenon of anticonstitutional actions, protect the dignity of the constitution]. MYF 5 (May): 2 – 6 . Xiaoping Deng...