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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (4): 1166–1167.
Published: 01 November 2021
...Joy Sales Queering the Global Filipina Body: Contested Nationalisms in the Filipina/o Diaspora . By Gina K. Velasco . Champaign : University of Illinois Press , 2020 . 176 pp. ISBN: 9780252043475 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2022 2022 Trafficked...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (4): 1022–1024.
Published: 01 November 2013
... and also limits the class backgrounds of the women in question. In defense of the author, she is already tackling a subject that has been historically erased from history—the role of Filipinas during various colonial processes. In these processes, Filipinas are rendered nonexistent. Given that the work...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2006) 65 (1): 231–233.
Published: 01 February 2006
...Alda Blanco Un imperin en la vitrina: El colonialismo espaõol en el Pacífico y la Exposición de Filipinas de 1887 . By Luis ángel Sánchez Gómez . Madrid : Consejo Superior de Incestigaciones Científicas, Instituto de Historia, Departamento de Historia de América , 2003 . 396 pp. £29.70...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2001) 60 (2): 413–437.
Published: 01 May 2001
... with the importation of mares and Stallions from Spain” (Raza de Caballeria de Filipinas 1883). The debate over the colonial government's attempt to improve equine bloodlines through a selected breeding program with Arab stallions in the 1880s reveals much about changing Spanish attitudes toward nature in tropical...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2011) 70 (2): 591–593.
Published: 01 May 2011
... and heavily politicized atmosphere of the study of sex trafficking and migration along with the subsequent abuses perpetrated upon women migrants in the global economy, Sealing Cheng's ethnography of Filipina migrant entertainers and sex workers in South Korea analyzes the complexities that not only surround...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (2): 533–535.
Published: 01 May 2021
... and recreation.” During the 1970s and 1980s, American and Philippine scholars and activists pointed to the sex industry's exploitation of young women and girls in places with a large US military presence, like Olongapo. They saw issues of sexual and gendered violence involving US servicemen and Filipinas...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2017) 76 (4): 1115–1118.
Published: 01 November 2017
...—in Choo's book, the Filipina migrants in South Korea, and in Kim's book, the Korean diaspora in Japan and China. Understood through these others of the nation, national membership is not a bundle of legal rights but a negotiated relationship among the state, civil society, and individuals. In tune...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2004) 63 (2): 559–560.
Published: 01 May 2004
... privileged are enticed by recruiters with P95,000 (currently about US$1,800) in exchange for the care that they provide offshore. The least-privileged woman referred to in the lm is the fourth-world woman, also a Filipina and usually a relative, who earns only P1,000 to P1,500 (US$20 30) a month to look...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1942) 1 (4): 387–389.
Published: 01 August 1942
... as their agents; now a deputation of eight Manila merchants was sent to Mexico to carry on that trade, in order to block "the citizens of Mexico who are not agents for those in Filipinas."9 There were Chinese barbers in the Philippines.10 On the long voyage, Spaniards naturally took along their barbers as well...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (4): 988–990.
Published: 01 November 2019
...., Flora de Filipinas [Flora of the Philippines] ( Quezon City : Vibal Foundation , 2017 ) ; Green Convergence for Safe Food, Healthy Environment and Sustainable Economy, Philippine Native Trees 101: Up Close and Personal (Quezon City: Green Convergence, 2012); Philippine Native Trees 202: Up Close...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2007) 66 (3): 825–827.
Published: 01 August 2007
... with problems and accessing their rights. Particularly interesting among these chapters is Anne Loveband's comparison of nation-based stereotyping of Indonesian and Filipina workers in Taiwan and the implications of these stereotypes for the labor conditions that members of these groups face. The final...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2004) 63 (2): 560–562.
Published: 01 May 2004
... in by an Englishspeaking, Catholic, intelligent, caring, and compliant servant in the most intimate way. She bene ts from the separation of the Filipina from her family as the Filipina pours out her love and affection in the privileged woman s household. Realizing her position relative to the Filipina, one such privileged...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2017) 76 (4): 953–959.
Published: 01 November 2017
... . Constable Nicole . 1999 . “ At Home but Not at Home: Filipina Narratives of Ambivalent Returns .” Cultural Anthropology 14 ( 2 ): 203 –28. Constable Nicole , ed. 2005 . Cross...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1972) 31 (4): 769–792.
Published: 01 August 1972
... University, Department of Asian Studies, April, 1969). 3 Miguel Lopez de Lagazpi, "Relation of the Filipinas Islands," (Cebu, 1569), in Emma H. PHILIPPINE CITIES 771 Manila's approximately 2,000 inhabitants included forty Chinese and twenty Japanese. There were villagers engaged as traders, a (Bruneian...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1966) 26 (1): 133.
Published: 01 November 1966
... the Programa Constitucional de la Republica and La Revolution Filipina. Over a third of the work, however, is devoted to a somewhat labored comparison of Mabini's ideas with those of St. Thomas Aquinas and other scholastic philosophers. Mr. Reyno concludes, for whatever it may be worth, that Mabini's views...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1968) 27 (5): 163–179.
Published: 01 September 1968
... SERVICES. Develop- de Jesus de Filipinas. Manila [Catholic Trade School] 1965.2v. mental book activities and needs in the Phil- 5295. SHERMAN, HAROLD. "Wonder" healers of ippines [by] Leo N . Albert [and others] New the Philippines. Los Angeles, Calif., DeVorss York, 1966. 134 p. "Agency for International...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2005) 64 (3): 605–637.
Published: 01 August 2005
... . Blumentritt Ferdinand . 1890 . Las Razas Indígenas de Filipinas [Indigenous Races of the Philippines]. In vol. 28 , pt. 1 of Boletín de la Sociedad Geográfica de Madrid [Bulletin of the Geographical Society of Madrid]. Madrid : Establecimiento Tipográfico de Fortanet . Blumentritt Ferdinand...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1971) 31 (1): 236.
Published: 01 November 1971
... leading nowhere. Yet one hastens to add, the work of Miss Hosillos is important to Filipinistas and should be read, prayerfully. Perhaps our author may yet have the opportunity of extending her work, from the vantage point, this next time, of "author as Filipina." CHARLES O. HOUSTON Western Michigan...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1999) 58 (3): 784–785.
Published: 01 August 1999
... along a geographic track, revealing substantially different kinds of gender relations and women's experiences. A Filipina domestic worker in Hong Kong experiences hostility and mistreatment at the hands of her female employer, signaling power relations between women, too including across nationality...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2003) 62 (4): 1264–1265.
Published: 01 November 2003
... and psychological distance that Korean (vs. Japanese or Filipina) military brides have had to travel when compared with their white counterparts from Europe in the post World War II period. Moreover, younger women who have met GIs in camptowns or elsewhere in Korea from the late 1980s to the present are much sawier...