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Journal of Asian Studies (1966) 25 (4): 621–644.
Published: 01 August 1966
...David C. Buxbaum Abstract The development of Chinese family law in Malaysia and Singapore provides an interesting case study of an attempt to fuse elements of two disparate legal systems in a foreign social climate. The present court system of Malaysia and Singapore and the adjective law are based...
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Published: 01 August 2014
Figure 3. Clothing, Christianity, and a Dalit family. (On the left is a Hindu family in the state of untouchability! On the right is a complete change on becoming a Christian – from animal to human!!) Source: Chand ( 1929a , 450). More
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Journal of Asian Studies (1993) 52 (3): 708–710.
Published: 01 August 1993
...Thomas H. C. Lee Confucianism and Family Rituals in Imperial China: A Social History of Writing about Rituals . By Patricia B. Ebrey . Princeton : Princeton University Press , 1991 . 272 pp. $27.50. Chu Hsi's Family Rituals . By Patricia B. Ebrey . Princeton : Princeton...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 23 (3): 492.
Published: 01 May 1964
...Edward M. Bruner Rengsanggri; Family and Kinship in a Garo Village . By Robbins Burling . Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press , 1963 . 377 . Illustrations; Maps. $8.00. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1964 1964 492 JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES eign exchange...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1963) 22 (4): 493–494.
Published: 01 August 1963
...John L. Landgraf The Javanese Family . By Hildred Geertz . New York : The Free Press of Glencoe , 1961 . xii , 176 . Appendices, Index. $5.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1963 1963 BOOK REVIEWS 493 tion to complete coverage of all extant books...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (3): 687–688.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Jerry Dennerline Ancestral Leaves: A Family Journey through Chinese History . By Joseph W. Esherick . Berkeley : University of California Press , 2011 . xvi , 392 pp. $60.00 (cloth); $27.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2013  2013 This book...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (2): 471–492.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Rebecca Jane Williams Abstract This article examines family planning during the Emergency in India, drawing upon the archive of the Shah Commission of Inquiry. It aims, primarily, to understand why family planning became such an important point of state intervention during the Emergency, when...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (1): 89–111.
Published: 01 February 2014
... the place and definition of the family, and related issues such as inheritance, divorce, and visible social actions, including ritual purity, fasting, almsgiving, and criminal punishments. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2014  2014 Explanations of the transmission of Islamic...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1957) 16 (3): 453–455.
Published: 01 May 1957
...Guy J. Pauker Burma in the Family of Nations . By Maung Maung . Amsterdam : Djambatan Ltd. , 1956 . xi, 236 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1957 1957 BOOK REVIEWS 453 is preceded by a short historical note outlining the main developments of the period...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1960) 20 (1): 97–98.
Published: 01 November 1960
...S. Y. Teng China's Entrance into the Family of Nations: The Diplomatic Phase 1858–1880 . By Immanuel C. Y. Hsü . Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press , 1960 . Harvard East Asian Studies 5. xvi , 255 , xxxvi . Foreword by William L. Langer. Appendices, Notes, Index, Bibliography...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2010) 69 (1): 228–230.
Published: 01 February 2010
...Hu Ying The Talented Women of the Zhang Family . By Susan Mann . Berkeley and Los Angeles : University of California Press , 2007 . xvi , 322 pp. $55.00 (cloth); $21.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2010 2010 Susan Mann's book concerns three...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2010) 69 (1): 319–321.
Published: 01 February 2010
...Smita Tewari Jassal Wives, Widows, Concubines: The Conjugal Family Ideal in Colonial India . By Mytheli Sreenivas . Bloomington : Indiana University Press , 2008 . 169 pp. $55.00 (cloth); $21.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2010 2010...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 24 (1): 162.
Published: 01 November 1964
...Kato Hidetoshi Japan's New Middle Class; The Salary Man and His Family in a Tokyo Suburb . By Ezra F. Vogel . Berkeley and Los Angeles : University of California Press , 1963 . 299. $6.50. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1964 1964 162 JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1960) 19 (4): 473–475.
Published: 01 August 1960
... the source language with a great deal more than the simple translation of the content. It is a nice example of art in translation. Yale University ISIDORE DYEN Chinese Family and Marriage in Singapore. By MAURICE FREEDMAN. London: H.M. Stationery Office, 1957. Colonial Research Studies No. 20. 249...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1960) 19 (4): 459–460.
Published: 01 August 1960
...Edward Seidensticker Saikaku's “The Japanese Family Storehouse.” . Translated with Introduction and Notes by G. W. Sargent . New York : Cambridge University Press , 1959 . xlx, 146 . Commentary, Glossary, Appendices, Index, Maps. $10.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2016) 75 (1): 111–136.
Published: 01 February 2016
..., this article provides additional substantiation for a proactive stance on the part of the bakufu toward overseas trade and diplomacy. For most of the seventeenth century, the bakufu maintained a unique relationship with the Zheng 鄭 family, a mercantile dynasty based in southeastern China's Fujian 福建...
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Published: 01 February 2016
Figure 2. A nuclear family in American Working Women. Image captured from RG306-21, courtesy of NARA. More
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Journal of Asian Studies (1967) 26 (3): 512.
Published: 01 May 1967
...Aileen D. Ross Family and Kinship: A Study of the Pandits of Rural Kashmir . By T. N. Madan . New York : Asia Publishing House , 1965 . xix, 259 pp. Illustrations, Maps, Figures, Tables, Plates, References, Index. $10.75. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1967...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2022) 81 (2): 400–401.
Published: 01 May 2022
...Austin Dean Chinese Hinterland Capitalism and Shanxi Piaohao: Banking, State, and Family, 1720–1910 . By Luman Wang . London : Routledge , 2021 . 208 pp. ISBN: 9780367458096 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2022 2022 The field of modern Chinese history...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2022) 81 (2): 387–388.
Published: 01 May 2022
...Ann Waltner Dwelling in the World: Family, House, and Home in Tianjin, China, 1860–1960 . By Elizabeth LaCouture . New York : Columbia University Press , 2021 . 376 pp. ISBN: 9780231181792 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2022 2022 Elizabeth...