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Journal of Asian Studies (1998) 57 (2): 484–486.
Published: 01 May 1998
...James L. Hevia History in Three Keys: The Boxers as Event, Experience, and Myth . By Paul A. Cohen . New York : Columbia University Press , 1997 . xviii, 428 pp. $34.50 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1998 1998 484 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES Col...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (2): 447–448.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Perry Link After the Event: The Transmission of Grievous Loss in Germany, China, and Taiwan . By Stephan Feuchtwang . New York : Berghahn Books , 2011 . 240 pp. $95.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2013 2013 In a moving coda, the author...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1983) 42 (2): 291–307.
Published: 01 February 1983
... them as analogous to courts is seriously misleading. VOL. XLII, N O . 2 JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES FEBRUARY 1983 Excommunication as Everyday Event and Ultimate Sanction: The Nature of Suspension from an Indian Caste ROBERT M. HAYDEN E xcommunication, or outcasting, is generally thought to be the most...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (1): 219–220.
Published: 01 February 2014
... and general cultural explanations for nonspecialists. Taken together, the apparatus may well make the plays suitable for the undergraduate classroom. Altogether, we are fortunate to count Strange Eventful Histories among the increasing number of texts that allow us to gain a fuller picture of the richness...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 24 (1): 176–177.
Published: 01 November 1964
...Brijen K. Gupta How the British Occupied Bengal: A Corrected Account of the 1755–1765 Events . By Ram Gopal . New York : Asia Publishing House , 1964 . vi, 373. Appendix, Glossary, Bibliography, Index. $9.00. British Rule in India; An Assessment . By Ram Gopal . New York : Asia...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1995) 54 (4): 1124–1125.
Published: 01 November 1995
...Pauline Kolenda Critical Events: An Anthropological Perspective on Contemporary India . By Veena Das . Delhi : Oxford University Press , 1995 . viii, 230 pp. $22.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1995 1995 1124 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES Critical...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2002) 61 (3): 1126–1128.
Published: 01 August 2002
...Cecilia A. Samonte White Love and Other Events in Filipino History . By Vicente L. Rafael . Durham and London : Duke University Press , 2000 . xv , 286 pp. $54.95 (cloth); $18.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2002 2002 1126 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1983) 42 (4): 909–910.
Published: 01 August 1983
...Howard Warshawsky Agreements of the People's Republic of China: A Calendar of Events, 1966–1980 . By Hungdah Chiu . New York : Praeger Special Studies , 1981 . xviii, 331 pp. Tables, Index. $32.95. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1983 1983 BOOK REVIEWS CHINA...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1968) 27 (4): 908–909.
Published: 01 August 1968
...William S. Metz North-West Frontier: People and Events, 1839–1947 . By Arthur Swinson . New York : Frederick A. Praeger , 1967 . 354 pp. Maps, Illustrations, Epilogue, Bibliography, Index. $7.95. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1968 1968 908 JOURNAL OF ASIAN...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1942) 1 (4): 392–396.
Published: 01 August 1942
...Earl H. Pritchard Rome and China: a study of correlations in historical events . By Frederick J. Teggart . Berkeley : University of California Press , 1939 . xvii, 283 p. $3.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1942 1942 392 THE FAR EASTERN QUARTERLY parties...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2022) 81 (2): 445–446.
Published: 01 May 2022
...Nianshen Song East Asia in the World: Twelve Events That Shaped the Modern International Order . Edited by Stephan Haggard and David C. Kang . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2020 . 320 pp. ISBN: 9781108790895 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc...
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Published: 01 May 2017
Figure 4. An example of a black haori from the early 1970s worn by a young mother to formal school events. Courtesy of Taoka Noriko. Photo by K. Suzuki. More
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Journal of Asian Studies (1961) 21 (1): 65–76.
Published: 01 November 1961
...Richard T. Chang Abstract Often the availability of new sources raises the need for reinvestigation of established historical events. This is true of the events that lead to the failure of the Far Eastern phase of railroad magnate Edward H. Harriman's proposed world-girdling transportation system...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1986) 45 (2): 359–363.
Published: 01 February 1986
...-day Agnicayana; he has described every ritual event; he has included many superb photographs (by Adelaide de Menil); he has collected essays on the various aspects of the Agnicayana, including comparisons with rituals of Tibet, Bali, and Java and discussions of pre-Vedic ritual. The book falls short...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1968) 27 (3): 571–584.
Published: 01 May 1968
..., and with relatively little interference. The events on the China mainland since 1950 are often described as “the most large scale experiment in social change in world history.” Yet these events cannot be studied in the way social scientists prefer to do their research. Moreover, the most dramatic social events do...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1968) 27 (3): 585–602.
Published: 01 May 1968
... involving Wang Ching-wei. This is, of course, a delicate subject.” Because of the highly controversial nature of the event, as it involved Chiang Kai-shek and the Communists, no serious and scholarly study on the subject has ever been undertaken in either Mainland China or Taiwan. Historians in the West...
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Published: 01 May 2008
Figure 6. Text reads, “[The kamnan] must maintain order when there are festivals, shows, or other events in the village.” Illustration in a government booklet on the duties of kamnan (author's translation; Anonymous 1961 , 19). More
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (1): 5–8.
Published: 01 February 2014
... Republic of Pakistan” when its first Constitution came into effect on March 23, 1956. Furthermore, of course, Pakistan underwent secession of its Eastern Province with the founding of the “People's Republic of Bangladesh” in 1971. It is hardly an exaggeration to suggest that partition is the defining event...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1956) 16 (1): 31–50.
Published: 01 November 1956
...Yoshio Sakata; John Whitney Hall Abstract The Meiji Restoration of 1868 constitutes one of the great turning points in Japanese history. Standing as the culminating events of the political struggle which agitated Japan in the years following the forcible “opening” of the country to the Western...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1959) 18 (2): 241–258.
Published: 01 February 1959
... as a class. This program aroused such violent opposition that the government virtually lost its hold over the country and had to rely on Soviet tanks and airplanes to restore order. The Mongols resistance to their government's policy was probably encouraged by the general run of events in the Far East...