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Journal of Asian Studies (1985) 44 (3): 649–650.
Published: 01 May 1985
...Karine Schomer The Hindi Oral Epic Loriki (The Tale of Loric and Candā) . By Shyam Manohar Pandey . Allahabad : Sahitya Bhavan Pvt. Ltd. , 1979 . 504 pp. Text with Modern Hindi Commentary, Notes, Index of Proper Names, Glossary and Bibliography. N.p. The Hindi Oral Epic Canainī...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1981) 40 (2): 255–271.
Published: 01 February 1981
... it was invested with a special authority for the culture at large. In my study of the sources and transmission of one small part of this mythology, the matter of Wu Tzu-hsii, I conclude that in the period down to the Former Han regional epics and hero stories were important vehicles for the transmission of Wu Tzu...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1951) 10 (4): 404–405.
Published: 01 August 1951
...Foster Rhea Dulles The Epic of Korea . By A. Wigfall Green . Washington, D. C : Public Affairs Press , 1950 . 136 p. $2.50. Why War Came in Korea . By Robert T. Oliver . New York : Fordham University Press , 1950 . xxvi, 260 p. $2.95. Copyright © Association for Asian...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (1): 181–182.
Published: 01 February 2019
...Lena Henningsen Transforming Monkey: Adaptation and Representation of a Chinese Epic . By Hongmei Sun . Seattle : University of Washington Press , 2018 . ix, 219 pp. ISBN: 9780295743196 (paper, also available in cloth and as e-book). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1978) 37 (2): 387–388.
Published: 01 February 1978
... is inclined to take them at face value and to misunderstand the whole point of a myth: a myth is one story before it is a complex of motifs. Perhaps the best example of this kind of misinterpretation is Goldman's contention that the epic Bhargavas have no connection whatever with the cow Kamadhenu which...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2015) 74 (4): 1026–1027.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Nick Admussen The Lyrical in Epic Time: Modern Chinese Intellectuals and Artists through the 1949 Crisis . By David Der-wei Wang . New York : Columbia University Press , 2015 . xviii, 508 pp. $60.00 (cloth, ISBN 9780231170468 ); $59.99 (e-book, ISBN 9780231538572 ). Copyright ©...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1995) 54 (3): 907–909.
Published: 01 August 1995
...James I. Matray Dien Bien Phu: The Epic Battle America Forgot . By Howard R. Simpson . Washington, D.C. : Brassey's Inc. , 1994 . xxv, 193 pp. $24.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1995 1995 BOOK REVIEWS SOUTHEAST ASIA 907 markers of their ethnic marginality...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1995) 54 (4): 1142–1143.
Published: 01 November 1995
...David C. Buck The Cilappatikaram of llanko Atikal: An Epic of South India . Translated by R. Parthasarathy . New York : Columbia University Press , 1993 . xix, 419 pp $17.50 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1995 1995 1142 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2000) 59 (2): 464–465.
Published: 01 May 2000
...Robert J. Del Bontà Epic Narratives in the Hoysaḷa Temples: The Rāmāyaṇa, Mahābhārata and Bhāgavata Purāṇa in Haḷebīd, Belūr and Amṛtapura . By Kirsti Evans . Studies in the History of Religions ( Numen Book Series). Edited by H. G. Kippenberg and E. T. Lawson . Volume LXXIV. Leiden...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1972) 31 (4): 879–897.
Published: 01 August 1972
... technique of versification, the poems serve to heighten both scenic situations and character developments. The narrative effect thus achieved may best be appreciated when it is compared with epic songs and heroic sagas of other cultures. Another means with which the novel is endowed with epic magnitude...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2005) 64 (3): 783–785.
Published: 01 August 2005
...Aditya Adarkar The Sanskrit Hero: Karn.a in Epic Mahabharata . By Kevin McGrath . Leiden and Boston : Brill , 2004 . xii , 260 pp. $87.00 (cloth). Copyright © Association for Asian Studies 2005 2005 B O O K R E V I E W S S O U T H A S I A 783 in depth on the hereditary...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2005) 64 (3): 742–744.
Published: 01 August 2005
...György Kara The Secret History of the Mongols: A Mongolian Epic Chronicle of the Thirteenth Century . Translated by Igor De Rachewiltz . Brill's Inner Asian Library, no. 7/1–2. 2 vols. Leiden and Boston : Brill , 2004 . cxxvi , 1347 pp. £179 (cloth). Copyright © Association...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2003) 62 (3): 1003–1004.
Published: 01 August 2003
...Susan Rodgers The Guritan of Radin Suane: A Study of the Besemah Oral Epic from South Sumatra . By William A. Collins . Leiden : KITLV Press , 1998 . 548 pp. $65.00 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2003 2003 BOOK REVIEWS SOUTHEAST ASIA 1003 clothing...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2011) 70 (2): 614–616.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Frederick M. Smith Epic Undertakings: Papers of the 12 th World Sanskrit Conference, vol. 2 . Edited by Robert Goldman and Muneo Tokunaga . Delhi : Motilal Banarsidass , 2009 . xiii, 401 pp. $14.29 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2011 2011...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (1): 263–264.
Published: 01 February 1994
...Richard H. Davis The Rāmāyaṇa of Vālmīki: An Epic of Ancient India . Volume III: Araṇyakāṇḍa . Introduction, translation, and annotation by Sheldon I. Pollock . Edited by Robert P. Goldman . Princeton : Princeton University Press , 1991 . viii, 394 pp. $65.00. Copyright ©...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2006) 65 (4): 853–854.
Published: 01 November 2006
...William S. Sax Raja Nal and the Goddess: The North Indian Epic Dhola in Performance . By Susan Snow Wadley . Bloomington : Indiana University Press , 2004 . xiii , 242 pp. $49.95 (cloth); $22.95 (paper). Copyright © Association for Asian Studies 2006 2006 B O O K R E V I E W S...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2004) 63 (3): 793–794.
Published: 01 August 2004
...Sameetah Agha British Death March under Asiatic Impulse: Epic of Anglo-Indian Tragedy in Afghanistan . By Yash Nandan “Kaviraj.” Mumbai : Bhavan's Book University , 2003 . 245 pp. Rs 280 (paper). Copyright © Association for Asian Studies 2004 2004 B O O K R E V I E W S I N N E...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1984) 43 (4): 788–789.
Published: 01 August 1984
...Burton Stein The Epic of Palnāḍu: A Study and Translation of Palāṭi Virula Katha . By Gene H. Roghair . xix, 363 pp. Bibliography, Glossary, List of Principal Characters, Index. New York : Oxford University Press , 1983 . $54. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1984...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1986) 45 (2): 424–425.
Published: 01 February 1986
...Edwin Gerow The Rāmāyaṇa of Vālmīki: An Epic of Ancient India. Vol. 1: Bālakānda . Introduction and Translation by Robert P. Goldman . Annotation by Robert P. Goldman and Sally J. Sutherland. Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press , 1985 . xx, 429 pp. Glossary, Bibliography, Index...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1982) 41 (3): 585–586.
Published: 01 May 1982
...Edward Gunn The Lyrical and the Epic: Studies of Modern Chinese Literature . By Jaroslav Průšek . Edited by Leo Ou-fan Lee . Bloomington : Indiana University Press , 1980 . xiii, 268 pp. Appendixes. $22.50. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1982 1982 BOOK REVIEWS...