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Journal of Asian Studies (1958) 17 (4): 643–645.
Published: 01 August 1958
...Robert Heine-Geldern Easter Island: A Stone-Age Civilization of the Pacific . By Alfred Métraux . Translated from the French by Michael Bullock . New York : Oxford University Press , 1957 . 219 . Illustrations, Bibliography, Index. $5.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1958) 17 (4): 645–646.
Published: 01 August 1958
..., industrialization, and social welfare. that both Easter Island and the Solomon Is- With his rich experience, Woytinsky compresses lands were reached by influences from some com- and makes meaningful much heavy material. In mon source, even though we are unable and this respect the book is an introduction to perhaps...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1958) 17 (4): 643.
Published: 01 August 1958
..., this is the first bibliography in English on Oceanic languages in which they appear. WAHD H. GOODENOUGH University of Pennsylvania Easter Island: A Stone-Age Civilization of the Pacific. By ALFRED METRATJX. Translated from the French by Michael Bullock. New York: Oxford University Press, 1957. 219. Illustrations...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1955) 14 (5): 707–708.
Published: 01 September 1955
.... USNIP 80 (Dec. 1954), 1359-65. illus. LUKE, HARRY. Easter Island. Geographical journal 120 (1954), 422-32. MCAULET, J. Paradoxes of development in the South Pacific. PA 27 (1954), 138-49. OKDAT, ISMAIL H. L'Islam en Australie et en Oce"anie. Welt des Islams n. f. 3 (1954), 235-53. PEREZ, R. F...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1995) 54 (3): 828–829.
Published: 01 August 1995
... of the descent line, concern with funerals and ancestral graves are reinterpreted as part of the Christian message while their maintenance links the Hakka to the larger Han Chinese world. Qingming blends with Easter, and at the Lunar New Year Hakka Christians go to church rather than drinking and gambling...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2002) 61 (1): 244–245.
Published: 01 February 2002
..., to the directional symbolism of colors in languages from Turkic to Japanese, to the Eurocentrism of modern world history, to the distinctive meaning of logic or perspective painting in western civilization, to possible links between the scripts of Mohenjodaro and Easter Island. There is a certain conversational...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1974) 34 (1): 211–212.
Published: 01 November 1974
... upon the histories of national, religious and ethnocentric peculiarities of a few years ago. Nativism is incorporated to a degree, but more could be done in an effort to balance with hierarchical constructions. Also gone are the moral and ethnocentric judgments of Westerness over Easterness. In point...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1958) 17 (4): 642–643.
Published: 01 August 1958
... University of Pennsylvania Easter Island: A Stone-Age Civilization of the Pacific. By ALFRED METRATJX. Translated from the French by Michael Bullock. New York: Oxford University Press, 1957. 219. Illustrations, Bibliography, Index. $5.00. As the author says in his Foreword, the present book "is not addressed...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1953) 12 (3): 312–314.
Published: 01 May 1953
... inevitable in a volume of this character. Fuller treatment of the religion of prehistoric man is afforded by the author's method. Neanderthal and Cro-Magnon cultures are summarized. V/ell selected illustrations of pre-historic art, from colossal stone images on Easter Island to paintings in the caves of Les...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2008) 67 (4): 1450–1453.
Published: 01 November 2008
... and a leading Chinese intellectual who lived in the United States; Lin Yutang (1895–1976), a prolific writer about China during the 1930s; and remarkably Chiang Kai-shek, with his “Testimony on Easter” in 1961, 1963 and 1964. In “Harmony in Jesus Christ,” excerpted in this anthology, the Asian Bishops...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1972) 31 (3): 636–637.
Published: 01 May 1972
... Marignolli's Travels came to At Easter, 1245, a Franciscan monk, John de Piano Carpini, set out as the emissary of the Pope Innocent IV upon the longest journey undertaken by any European up to that date from Lyons in France to the Khangai mountains in central Mongolia. Here in the summer of the following...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1965) 24 (2): 327–328.
Published: 01 February 1965
... that religious policies in 1961 were more stringent than in 1958, when the Peking Cathedral at Easter was still filled with Chinese worshippers. From his experience in China, Hevi draws important lessons for Africa. Significantly, he points out that what the emerging nations need most to learn from China is her...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1990) 49 (3): 668–670.
Published: 01 August 1990
... seems to equate prayer breakfasts, Easter sunrise services (at one of which 400 leaflets were distributed in 1973), and other incidents with opposition political movement. More problematical, however, is his observation that The challenge from the opposition movement represented a key element...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1999) 58 (3): 838–840.
Published: 01 August 1999
...' Christianity is that it formed the way they communicated in suffering. Thus, Iwao writes to his wife, "When will we be able to celebrate Christ's resurrection together at another place? . . . I pray every morning and night for your health and that each day will be a happy one for you. I pray that with Easter...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2004) 63 (4): 1196–1198.
Published: 01 November 2004
... resistance against the French, the 1960 concerted uprising against Ngo Dinh Diem, the 1968 Tet Offensive, the 1972 Easter Offensive, and the Final Offensive in 1975. Conversely, the author is able to show in great detail how the periods of greatest setbacks for the revolutionaries in My Tho (1950 52, 1955 59...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2010) 69 (3): 687–690.
Published: 01 August 2010
...—they are replete with stories of corruption, lawlessness, and the absence of intellectual life in the public sphere. Very few across the racial spectrum mourned the murder this Easter of Eugene Terreblanche, the leader of the white supremacist party, the Afrikaner Weerstandsbeweging (Afrikaner Resistance Movement...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1972) 31 (3): 634–636.
Published: 01 May 1972
... to At Easter, 1245, a Franciscan monk, John de Piano Carpini, set out as the emissary of the Pope Innocent IV upon the longest journey undertaken by any European up to that date from Lyons in France to the Khangai mountains in central Mongolia. Here in the summer of the following year he witnessed...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 23 (5): 78–83.
Published: 01 September 1964
.... President Chiang Kai-shek's Ko, KIANSIN. Formosa should belong to the free testimony on Easter and Madame Chiang Kai- world. Formosan quarterly 1, no. 3 (Jan. 1963), shek's Easter Meditation. [Taipei?] Govt. In- 64-<58. formation Office, Republic of China, 1963. 22, LINEBARGER, PAUL M. A. The Republic...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1965) 24 (2): 325–327.
Published: 01 February 1965
... and psychological pressures. From Hevi's records, it appears that religious policies in 1961 were more stringent than in 1958, when the Peking Cathedral at Easter was still filled with Chinese worshippers. From his experience in China, Hevi draws important lessons for Africa. Significantly, he points out that what...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1995) 54 (2): 649–653.
Published: 01 May 1995
.... New York: Marshall Cavendish, 1995. NICKUM, James E. and K. William Easter, eds. Metropolitan Water Use Conflicts in Asia and the Pacific. Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 1994. xx, 219 pp. $55.00 (paper). RAMASWAMY, E.A. The Rayon Spinners: The Strategic Management of Industrial Relations. Delhi: Oxford...