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Journal of Asian Studies (1971) 30 (4): 859–868.
Published: 01 August 1971
... of “high” and “low,” with numerous gradations recognizable in between, where all such cultural specifics as the pure and impure, and inclusion and exclusion (encompassed and encompassing) get translated in the same transactional “language of hierarchy.” Thus he complains about Dumont's usage because...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1956) 15 (2): 215–227.
Published: 01 February 1956
... the daily patterns of interaction can encompass the entire village. The much larger part of Java's population, however, lives in lowland areas where gentle, even gradients, plentiful sources of water, and the seasonal rains have permitted the establishment of widespread systems of irrigation. Here...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1976) 35 (4): 581–596.
Published: 01 August 1976
... began to uncover Dumont's argument and to find what I take to be solutions to two of the problems I had continued to have with this monumental work, even though it had been amply reviewed and discussed. I had been troubled by the mystery of “the mantle of our Lady,” that odd process of the encompassing...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 23 (4): 517–522.
Published: 01 August 1964
... the comparative method implies. Whereas Sinology focused on China's “great tradition” and strove to capture the very ethos of the literati whose works it studied, Chinese studies today attempts to encompass the entire society and cultural product of China, to study its regional “little traditions” along...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (3): 641–659.
Published: 01 August 2014
... around threats Catholicism posed to the centrality of neo-Confucian orthodoxy, but it encompassed wider concerns over heterodox books imported from Qing China (1644–1911). What Matsudaira desired, Chŏngjo took for granted as defining Chosŏn (1392–1910) Korea's historic claim to guard civilization...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (1): 143–164.
Published: 01 February 2014
... in the 1980s. The recent tendencies for gender bending and genre crossing raise critical questions about the spread of the magical girl trope as cute power. It is concluded that the magical girl genre encompasses contesting values of gender, and thus the genre's empowerment fantasy has developed symbiotically...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2016) 75 (1): 157–180.
Published: 01 February 2016
... in the period of French rule, and locates a key moment in the formation of an Indochinese—and later Vietnamese—space encompassing the South China Sea in a series of four maps that represented research carried out by the colonial Institute of Oceanography. By recreating the biographies of these maps, the article...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2022) 81 (1): 107–118.
Published: 01 February 2022
... resistance as an all-encompassing frame, the labor of refusal foregrounds ways of being and becoming that are not rooted in the contractual fallacies of liberal capitalist democracy, but in the spaces of solidarity produced by social movement networks and grassroots communities of care. The labor of refusal...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1949) 9 (1): 42–62.
Published: 01 November 1949
... technological revolutions, have altered but have not displaced the fundamental and still largely unsolved problems of human adjustment. Many formulas considered as peculiarly modern had their counterpart in antiquity, and concepts regarded as typical of Western culture have frequently been encompassed...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1971) 30 (4): 843–844.
Published: 01 August 1971
... language of Buddhism believing as he did that a good scholar of Buddhism must know all its languages. Even beyond his linguistic abilities his scholarship was broad and deep, encompassing the most diverse subjects, and amazing to everyone. As he talked with us in conferences, meetings, classes...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1975) 35 (1): 63–84.
Published: 01 November 1975
... a difference in levels of analysis, the historian taking a more encompassing perspective while the anthropologist in the course of his fieldwork concentrates on the grass-roots social world of village India. Partly it reflects the bias of the historical discipline in general toward formal institutions...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2015) 74 (4): 863–874.
Published: 01 November 2015
... of the world for well over two centuries. The following papers show that the diversity of experiences within Asia itself—even within any of its major subregions, East, Southeast, and South Asia—is so great that it might seem foolhardy to claim that some common ideas transcend region and encompass not only Asia...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2000) 59 (1): 3–25.
Published: 01 February 2000
..., covers an array of political parties and organizations that encompass groups normally classified under the umbrella category of “lower castes”: the so-called scheduled castes, the scheduled tribes, and the “other backward classes” (OBCs). How should we understand the politics of parties representing...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2009) 68 (3): 861–893.
Published: 01 August 2009
...Sunyoung Park Abstract Perhaps the most renowned leftist writer of late colonial Korea, Kim Namch'ŏn left a complex body of work that has so far defied an encompassing interpretation. On the one hand, in his theoretical writings, Kim consistently advocated realism as his aesthetic principle...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2008) 67 (1): 213–247.
Published: 01 February 2008
...Magnus Marsden Abstract This article explores the importance of transnational forms of Muslim cultural identity in northern Pakistan. By documenting the dynamism of a transnational form of Muslim identity that encompasses people belonging to a wide range of ethnic communities and Islamic doctrinal...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1984) 43 (4): 697–722.
Published: 01 August 1984
... in Nepal as an amalgam of Hindu, Buddhist, and indigenous strands. This article, which ends with a Tamang myth about diverse ritual strands, concludes that particular ritual practices must be interpreted with reference to their relations to other strands in an encompassing ritual field. The field, though...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1982) 42 (1): 29–61.
Published: 01 November 1982
...Robert A. Scalapino Abstract The years from 1919 through 1921 represent a period of major change in the political views of Mao. At the outset, he was attracted to anarchism and liberalism. At the end, he was prepared to espouse Marxism-Leninism, not because he had encompassed its doctrines...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1979) 39 (1): 65–76.
Published: 01 November 1979
... broad enough to encompass the varieties of fascism across time and space and yet concrete enough to illumine distinctive characteristics. In this comment, some of the salient distinguishing features of the Japanese experience are alluded to, and a few important questions which studies of Japanese...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1968) 27 (3): 485–501.
Published: 01 May 1968
... is closer to the meaning of the term “genocide” which, as defined in Article 2 of the Convention, encompasses any act “committed with intent to destroy, in whole or in part, a national, ethnical, racial or religious group.” The Chinese proposal was adopted by the General Assembly on December 21, 1952...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1973) 32 (3): 457–475.
Published: 01 May 1973
... ideological systems encompassing a reinterpretation of the past and present, plus a new vision of the future. Elaboration, defense, and dissemination of these ideologies produced both group consciousness and a heightened awareness of separation, of distance between those who accepted the new beliefs and all...