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Journal of Asian Studies (1974) 33 (4): 722–724.
Published: 01 August 1974
...Doranne Jacobson I Give Thee My Daughter: A Study of Marriage and Hierarchy among the Anavil Brahmans of South Gujarat . By Klaas W. van der Veen . Assen, Netherlands : Van Gorcum & Company N.V. , 1972 . 297 pp. Appendices, Glossary, Bibliography, Index, dfl. 47.50. Copyright ©...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (3): 677–678.
Published: 01 August 2019
... to the point that it sometimes becomes sidelined or barely visible. In addition, while Give and Take clearly explicates what it means to be impoverished in early modern Japan and how such poverty was controlled and mitigated, it is fair to say that the importance of the study is often assumed rather than...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2001) 60 (4): 1172–1174.
Published: 01 November 2001
...Yili Wu Giving Care, Writing Self: A “New” Ethnography . By Joseph Schneider and Wang Laihua . New York : Peter Lang Publishing, Inc. , 2000 . 352 pp. $29.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2001 2001 1172 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES that the book...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1987) 46 (2): 339–360.
Published: 01 May 1987
...Douglas E. Haynes Abstracts During the nineteenth century, South Asian businessmen began to engage in modern forms of philanthropy. Focusing on the western Indian city of Surat, this essay explores the emergence of philanthropic activity within the larger “portfolios” of gift giving held...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1988) 47 (1): 157–158.
Published: 01 February 1988
...Tsuneo Akaha Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1988 1988 BOOK REVIEWS JAPAN 157 concerns, class conflict, and the Cold War shaped the "democratizing" of Japan. MICHAEL SCHALLER University of Arizona The Manner of Giving: Strategic Aid andJapanese Foreign Policy. By DENNIS T...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1980) 39 (3): 599–601.
Published: 01 May 1980
...Conrad Totman Giving Up the Gun: Japan's Reversion to the Sword, 1543–1879 . By Noel Perrin . Boston : David R. Godine, Publisher , 1979 . xii, 122 pp. Notes, Bibliography, Illustrations. $8.95. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1980 1980 BOOK REVIEWS JAPAN 599...
Published: 01 February 2021
Figure 3. A page from a Nasu genealogical text. This unique text gives the names of the wives and daughters of the Luɦo chieftains and their natal lineages or the lineages into which they married (Yang 2010 ). More
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Journal of Asian Studies (2010) 69 (2): 403–425.
Published: 01 May 2010
... have been adopted by Rmeet (Lamet) uplanders in northern Laos, where the main type of hierarchy is the decentralized superiority of wife-givers over wife-takers. In the process of adoption, title-giving was subordinated to wife-giving, and today the wife-givers are the ritual source of ranks...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1987) 46 (3): 491–493.
Published: 01 August 1987
...Robert W. Hefner Abstract In the first years of the postcolonial era, students of politics in the new nation- states often assumed that “primordial” ties of kinship, language, ethnicity, and religion would gradually give way to a more encompassing sense of national political community...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1970) 29 (2): 327–345.
Published: 01 February 1970
... clique of princes and dignitaries, who influenced Ch'ing policy in these years, on Perovskii's mission to China and on the mutual present giving after the conclusion of the Sino-Russian treaties. The Soviet document collection Vneshnaia politika Rossii v XIX i nachale XX veka gives new facts about...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1945) 4 (4): 341–366.
Published: 01 August 1945
...Sidney D. Gamble Abstract Four hundred farm families were studied in 1927 by the Social Survey Department of the Chinese National Association of the Mass Education Movement in an effort to secure figures that would give a picture of the economic life and activities of the farm families of Tinghsien...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1947) 6 (2): 122–138.
Published: 01 February 1947
... Annam for the asking, Gialong protected the French and Spanish missionaries during his reign and tried to give the French some trade advantages; but his successors, Ming Mang (1820–41), Thieu-Tri (1841–47), and Tuduc (1847–83), persecuted the missionaries and closed the country to European trade...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1945) 5 (1): 28–46.
Published: 01 November 1945
... of equilibrium between herself and Siam. In a letter to Grandière he said that no one would deny that Cambodia was an independent state. He expressed his regret for having charged the Admiral with intimidating Norodom. The translation of Norodom's letter, said he, had probably been faulty in giving...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1946) 5 (2): 162–171.
Published: 01 February 1946
... Bureau for Overseas Affairs in Nanking. These activities were intended, of course, to strengthen the loyalty of nationals abroad and to give them that protection of the motherland which they had been lacking for centuries. But it was inevitable that they should reflect, and to some extent feed...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1947) 7 (1): 66–70.
Published: 01 November 1947
...Chu Shih-chia Abstract This monograph is very well written and gives a fairly comprehensive picture of conditions during the period covered. Materials used are original, informative, and exhaustive; although the materials are entirely Chinese in origin, as is made clear in the preface, the author...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1947) 7 (1): 3–21.
Published: 01 November 1947
...Richard L. Walker Abstract The new Chinese constitution which was almost unanimously adopted by the National Assembly and presented to Chiang K'ai-shek on Christmas Day 1946 gives conclusive proof that the Chinese plan to maintain their ancient Censoral system, now the Control Yüan of the Chinese...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1942) 1 (4): 337–347.
Published: 01 August 1942
... which in 1868 overthrew the Shogunate and restored the Imperial authority. “If we are going to speak of the Restoration,” Mr. Iichiro Tokutomi points out in his biographical study, “we must necessarily speak of Yoshida Shōin. Just as a mother may die in giving birth to her child, but the child lives...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1951) 10 (2): 170–172.
Published: 01 February 1951
... was then called the Netherlands East Indies. As the peripatetic automobile salesman discovered the cultural riches of the fabulous Indies, he became progressively less interested in American machines and more fascinated by Indonesian people. This led him to give up his commercial job and return to his alma mater...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1951) 10 (3): 248–257.
Published: 01 May 1951
... the actual victims, “only give tragic scences of burning and massacre and condemn the unorthodox and vulgar nature of the institutions and writings [of the rebels]. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1951 1951 1 ‘Wang Shih-to, Wang Hui-weng i-ping jih-chi (Peiping, 1936), f lb...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2016) 75 (3): 725–753.
Published: 01 August 2016
... the Chinese information technology market where Western manufacturers had failed, making inroads as early as the 1920s. With the expansion of empire-building in 1931, and the outbreak of war in 1937, Japan came to dominate the entire Chinese typewriter market. In giving rise to the Japanese-built Chinese...
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