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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (1): 170–171.
Published: 01 February 1994
...R. David Arkush Evening Chats in Beijing: Probing China's Predicament . By Perry Link . New York : W. W. Norton . xii, 321 pp. $24.95 (cloth); $13.00 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1994 1994 170 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES Japanese market share...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (3): 981–982.
Published: 01 August 1994
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Journal of Asian Studies (1984) 43 (2): 356–357.
Published: 01 February 1984
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Journal of Asian Studies (1992) 51 (1): 189–190.
Published: 01 February 1992
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Published: 01 February 2014
Figure 3. The caption to these contrasting images of Edo and contemporary Tokyo responds to the brother's question about why the early modern town is so clean: “Even a single nail and scraps of paper are picked up and reused” (Akiyama 2009a , 4–5). More
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Journal of Asian Studies (1969) 29 (1): 85–106.
Published: 01 November 1969
...Hemen Ray Abstract In evaluating Mahatma Gandhi, Soviet scholars have always endeavored to identify him from a class viewpoint even though they frequently disagreed on the definitions of the various classes and on the attitude to be taken toward them. Mahatma Gandhi, although he came from...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1965) 24 (3): 401–429.
Published: 01 May 1965
...Robert E. Ward Abstract Ever since its first draft was written by a small group of Americans and presented to the Japanese Government in February, 1946, the present constitution of Japan has been a source of political controversy. Even under “normal” circumstances the enactment of a new...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1958) 17 (4): 567–577.
Published: 01 August 1958
... the war to be regulating the speed of inevitable gradualness by that of the tortoise, or even the glacier rather than the hare, has in recent years been sometimes accused of headlong haste and even Gadarene precipitation. Some of this proper speed or improper haste has been the result of lessons hardly...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1956) 16 (1): 89–102.
Published: 01 November 1956
... on its record. During the campaign rally U Nu urged his party to acquaint “the people with our activities.” In fact, he went on to say, “we have not been successful in putting across even one tenth of our accomplishments to the people. In the short period of seven or eight years since independence...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1944) 3 (2): 144–171.
Published: 01 February 1944
...Kuo Mo-jo; Josiah W. Bennett Abstract Early on the morning of September 1 we set out from Chih-fang for Wu-ch'ang. Breakfast need not be mentioned. We were unable to purchase even any scraps that might fill our mouths and bellies. We had not been travelling long when we noticed a temple on a high...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1944) 3 (3): 211–221.
Published: 01 May 1944
...Francis L. K. Hsu Abstract It is easy to follow some of the popular misconceptions current in certain quarters of the western public and say or write something in the nature of the following: In practice … the law is never invoked, and not being called upon to act, the officials take no steps, even...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1949) 8 (2): 157–171.
Published: 01 February 1949
... and economic co-operation with Japan, which she had been demanding for several years. When the incident developed into a fullscale war toward the end of July, she declared that her army was only punishing the anti-Japanese 29th Army and particularly its 37th Division. Even after the war spread to Shanghai...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (1): 99–112.
Published: 01 February 2021
... of this cataclysm on the inhabitants of Luoyang and the surrounding regions is difficult to quantify, and even harder to understand in more personal terms. We know that many of those who did not perish fled to the southeast, crossing the Yangzi River to resettle in the new capital. Later texts refer to this period...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2015) 74 (4): 863–874.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Daniel Chirot Abstract The parts of Asia we are looking at have more than half of the world's population, but the issue of how democratization occurs and why is even bigger than just an Asian matter. It is global, and at its heart is something that has been a controversial process in at least parts...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1972) 31 (2): 291–297.
Published: 01 February 1972
... in politics, loyalty often produced great tensions and even ironical tragedies that filled the pages in Chinese history. As early as the Shang period, according to the ancient legend, an official most loyal to the state was killed by the displeased last king for not being loyal to him. In the more recent...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2003) 62 (2): 531–551.
Published: 01 May 2003
... orally “that we begin to glimpse the complexity of the problem” (1991, 31). Similarly, what should we do about traditions such as Javanese wayang in which oral performances are based on stories in texts, even though few puppeteers own, consult, or have even seen the written texts (Sears 1996...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2016) 75 (4): 1041–1048.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Michael Szonyi Abstract The purpose of this JAS roundtable is to reflect on the Cold War in Asia. Even to frame the issue in such terms is to confront the “formidable semantic contradiction that is inherent in the idea” of the Cold War (Kwon 2010, 7). For the very notion of the Cold War—as a “long...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1968) 28 (1): 5–17.
Published: 01 November 1968
... postwar economic performance has been even more phenomenal; the average growth rate of real GNP in 1955–1964 was 10.4 percent—the highest in the world. Her investment rate reached an astonishingly high level of over 40 percent in several years in early nineteen sixties. Believing that there is no miracle...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1951) 10 (2): 151–169.
Published: 01 February 1951
...Justus M. van der Kroef Abstract The Major steps taken in the settlement of the Indonesian dispute on November 1, 1949, at the Hague and the subsequent transformation of the East Indian Archipelago into a modern national state have thrown into even sharper focus the recent significant changes...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1990) 49 (2): 253–273.
Published: 01 May 1990
...Thomas Blenman Hare Abstract Contemporary readers of philosophy, literary criticism, and related modes of discourse face a constant challenge. Even as we doubt, or indeed, fain to reject outright, the adequacy of traditional understandings of language, we are compelled to follow its insidious rules...