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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (3): 795–796.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Stephen L. Field Five Classics of Fengshui: Chinese Spiritual Geography in Historical and Environmental Perspective . By Michael John Paton . Leiden : Brill , 2013 . xx, 422 pp. $177.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2014  2014 Paton's attempt...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2016) 75 (1): 181–205.
Published: 01 February 2016
...Nimrod Baranovitch Abstract Much has been written in recent years about the environmental degradation in China's ethnic minority regions and the impact that this degradation and the policies that have been implemented to combat it have had on minority populations. To date, however, the research has...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2016) 75 (1): 221–223.
Published: 01 February 2016
...Matthew Van Duyn Environmental Winds: Making the Global in Southwest China . By Michael Hathaway . Berkeley : University of California Press , 2013 . xi, 258 pp. ISBN 9780520276208 (paper; also available in cloth and as e-book). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (4): 837–848.
Published: 01 November 2019
... environmental history globalization intellectual history sustainability Having had the privilege of being taught by Chris Bayly as an undergraduate, I can hear Remaking the Modern World in his voice. 1 I can hear it in the form of the dazzling lectures—never showy, but perspective-shifting week...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (4): 809–836.
Published: 01 November 2019
... on climate and hygiene made legible the consequences of transforming this nomadic borderland into an agrarian heartland on colonized bodies. By bringing attention to the understudied Mongol territories in Manchukuo, this essay goes beyond environmental histories bound by the nation-state to reveal...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (3): 762–764.
Published: 01 August 2021
...Andrew de la Garza Climate of Conquest: War, Environment, and Empire in Mughal North India . By Pratyay Nath . New Delhi : Oxford University Press , 2019 . xli, 325 pp. ISBN: 9780199495559 (cloth). Water and the Environmental History of Modern India . By Velayutham Saravanan...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (4): 1024–1025.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Jordan Baskerville The Ordination of a Tree: The Thai Buddhist Environmental Movement . By Susan M. Darlington . Albany : State University of New York Press , 2012 . xvii, 302 pp. $85.00 (cloth); $29.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2013  2013...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1981) 40 (2): 420–421.
Published: 01 February 1981
...Paul M. Taylor Nuaulu Settlement and Ecology: An Approach to the Environmental Relations of an Eastern Indonesian Community . By Roy F. Ellen . The Hague : Martinus Nijhoff (Verhandelingen Koninklijk Instituut voor Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde, no. 83), 1978 . xi , 265 pp. Tables...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (1): 170–172.
Published: 01 February 2021
...Kalzang Dorjee Bhutia Enlightenment and the Gasping City: Mongolian Buddhism at a Time of Environmental Disarray . By Saskia Abrahms-Kavunenko . Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press , 2019 . xiv, 234 pp. ISBN: 9781501737640 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (4): 1037–1058.
Published: 01 November 2018
... explorers noted eroded slopes in 1877, and imperial land surveyors described stretches of “idle, fallow land” decades earlier. This article describes a longer history of a “wasteland” not only to challenge a presentist framing of environmental decline but also to recognize the historic roles people played...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (1): 248–250.
Published: 01 February 2020
...Eric J. Cunningham Transnational Japan in the Global Environmental Movement . By Simon Avenell . Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press , 2017 . xi, 318 pp. ISBN: 9780824867133 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2020 2020 Japan is infamously known...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1975) 34 (4): 1071–1072.
Published: 01 August 1975
...M. S. A. Rao Village Life in South India: Cultural Design and Environmental Variation . By Alan R. Beals . Chicago : Aldine Publishing Company , 1974 . 183 pp. Tables, Maps, Photographs, Index. $7.50 (cloth), $2.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1975...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (2): 488–489.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Phuc To It is clear that the environmental rule framework is innovative in asking why and how environmental rule has been implemented in Vietnam by successive governments. What is less clear is the definition of environmental rule. Early on, McElwee seems to suggest it is a government strategy...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1990) 49 (1): 221–222.
Published: 01 February 1990
...John A. Dixon Environmental Management in Southeast Asia: Directions and Current Status . Edited by Chia Lin Sien . Singapore : National University of Singapore , 1987 . xviii, 211 pp. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1990 1990 BOOK REVIEWS SOUTHEAST ASIA 2 2 1...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1990) 49 (1): 98–99.
Published: 01 February 1990
...Yuriko Saito Nature in Asian Traditions of Thought: Essays in Environmental Philosophy . Edited by J. Baird Callicott and Roger T. Ames . Albany : State University of New York Press , 1989 . x, 335 pp. $39.50 (cloth); $12.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1995) 54 (1): 166–170.
Published: 01 February 1995
... of publications on this topic that cover all the Asian regions. RAJU G. C. THOMAS Marquette University Toward an Environmental Strategy for Asia. By CARTER B R A N D O N and RAMESH RAMANKUTTY. World Bank Discussion Paper 224. Washington, D.C.: The World Bank, 1993. xi, 210 pp. The World Bank has been widely...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1995) 54 (3): 868–870.
Published: 01 August 1995
...Sanjib Baruah The State and the Poor: Public Policy and Political Development in India and the United States . By John Echeverri-Gent . Berkeley : University of California Press , 1993 . 312 pp. $45.00 (cloth). Agricultural Growth, Rural Poverty and Environmental Degradation...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2000) 59 (2): 390–392.
Published: 01 May 2000
...Mike Parnwell Asia's Environmental Movements: Comparative Perspectives . Edited by Yok-Shiu F. Lee and Alvin Y. So . Armonk, N.Y. : M. E. Sharpe , 1999 . viii, 319 pp. $73.95. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2000 2000 390 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES Reagan...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1996) 55 (2): 483–485.
Published: 01 May 1996
...Richard P. Tucker Nature, Culture, Imperialism: Essays on the Environmental History of South Asia . Edited by David Arnold and Ramchandra Guha . Delhi : Oxford University Press , 1995 . xi, 376 pp. $29.95 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1996 1996...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1996) 55 (4): 1049–1051.
Published: 01 November 1996
...Nigel J. R. Allan Claiming the High Ground: Sherpas, Subsistence, and Environmental Change in the Highest Himalaya . By Stanley F. Stevens . Berkeley : University of California Press , 1993 . xx, 537 pp. $55.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1996 1996...