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Journal of Asian Studies (1977) 36 (2): 352–353.
Published: 01 February 1977
...Stevan Harrell House United, House Divided: The Chinese Family in Taiwan . By Myron L. Cohen . New York : Columbia University Press , 1976 . xvi, 267 pp. Maps, Charts, Tables, Plates, Appendixes, References, Character List, Index. $12.00 Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (3): 839–841.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Frank F. Conlon House, but No Garden: Apartment Living in Bombay's Suburbs, 1898-1964 . By Nikhil Rao . Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press , 2013 . ix, 300 pp. $90.00 (cloth); $30.00 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2014  2014 The “rise...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2012) 71 (4): 1184–1185.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Daniel Bass In My Mother's House: Civil War in Sri Lanka . By Sharika Thiranagama . Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press , 2011 . xvi , 296 pp. $59.95 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2012 2012 Most ethnographies, even those concerning Sri...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2012) 71 (4): 873–894.
Published: 01 November 2012
... dispositions. And the landscape itself is always changing, not always as state authorities might hope or intend. Since we're in the house of gender, and also the household of Chaofeng, I want to suggest that we instead think of a big state initiative, such as the Marriage Law (or even a revolution...
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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...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1947) 6 (2): 168–172.
Published: 01 February 1947
...Edwin M. Loeb Abstract In 1931 Malinowski wrote, “Although a great deal is known about the technology of house building and even about the structure of houses in various cultures and although a fair amount is also known about the constitution of the family, few accounts deal with the relation...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (3): 683–685.
Published: 01 August 2019
...Kyung Moon Hwang Rules of the House: Family Law and Domestic Disputes in Colonial Korea . By Sungyun Lim . Oakland : University of California Press , 2018 . xi, 173 pp. ISBN: 9780520302525 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2019  2019 Sungyun Lim's...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1988) 47 (3): 604–606.
Published: 01 August 1988
...Milena Doleželová-Velingerová Voices from the Iron House: A Study of Lu Xun . By Leo Ou-fan Lee . Bloomington : Indiana University Press , 1987 . x, 254 pp. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1988 1988 604 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES a comprehensive and superb...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2015) 74 (4): 1019–1020.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Angelina Chin Keeping the Nation's House: Domestic Management and the Making of Modern China . By Helen M. Schneider . Vancouver : University of British Columbia Press , 2011 . xii, 321 pp. $94.00 (cloth, ISBN 9780774819978 ); 34.95 (paper, ISBN 9780774819985 ). Copyright ©...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1997) 56 (4): 1121–1123.
Published: 01 November 1997
... University of California, Santa Barbara Inside the Drama-House: Rama Stories and Shadow Puppets in South India. By STUART BLACKBURN. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1996. xvi, 291 pp. $50.00 (cloth); $20.00 (paper). Stuart Blackburn begins this study of the tol pdva kuttu shadow-puppet tradition...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1997) 56 (4): 921–946.
Published: 01 November 1997
... would begin a mantra about her ancestral home. She would chant of a three-storeyed flat-roofed house, blinkered with carved wooden shutters around a dust yard where an old-fashioned pump stood under a mango tree.… In England, when all my mother's friends made the transition from relatives' spare rooms...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1969) 28 (4): 871–872.
Published: 01 August 1969
...Edward C. Dimock, Jr A House Full of People . By Romen Basu . Calcutta : Navana Printing Works , 1968 . Distributed by Paragon Book Gallery, New York. 189 pp. $4.50. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1969 1969 BOOK REVIEWS 871 time, not by Amir Ali but by his son...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2011) 70 (3): 892–894.
Published: 01 August 2011
... this volume more firmly amidst this huge body of recent scholarship. Scholars familiar with the most current research on Indian performance traditions will not find much that is new in Play-House of Power . Many of the essays contained here traverse familiar ground, yet the focus on regional practices...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2003) 62 (2): 715–717.
Published: 01 May 2003
...Jill Barnum Gidmark The House on Dream Street: Memoir of an American Woman in Vietnam . By Dana Sachs . Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Books , 2000 . 348 pp. $22.95 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2003 2003 BOOK REVIEWS SOUTHEAST ASIA 715 Despite...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2001) 60 (2): 513–515.
Published: 01 May 2001
...Alexandra Denes Women's Rights to House and Land: China, Laos, Vietnam . Edited by Irene Tinker and Gale Summerfield . Boulder, Colo. : Lynne Rienner Publishers , 1999 . 305 pp. $48.95 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2001 2001 BOOK REVIEWS ASIA...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2008) 67 (2): 735–738.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Donald N. Clark The War for Korea, 1945–1950: A House Burning . By Allan R. Millett . Lawrence : University Press of Kansas , 2005 . xviii , 324 pp. $39.95 (cloth). Their War for Korea: American, Asian, and European Combatants and Civilians, 1945–1953 . By Allan R. Millett...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2004) 63 (3): 850–854.
Published: 01 August 2004
...Oona Thommes Paredes Paths of Origin, Gates of Life: A Study of Place and Precedence in Southwest Timor . Compiled and edited By Andrew McWilliam . Leiden : KITLV Press , 2002 . xvi, 331 pp. $40.00 (paper). The House of Our Ancestors: Precedence and Dualism in Highland Balinese...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2004) 63 (3): 798–799.
Published: 01 August 2004
...P. F. Kornicki Yankee in Meiji Japan: The Crusading Journalist Edward H. House . By James L. Huffman . Lanham, Md. : Rowman and Littlefield , 2003 . xvi, 309 pp. $60.00 (cloth); $24.95 (paper). Copyright © Association for Asian Studies 2004 2004 798 T H E J O U R N A L O F A S I...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1987) 46 (1): 142–145.
Published: 01 February 1987
...David L. Paulson Contemporary Japanese Architecture: Its Development and Challenge . By Botund Bognar . New York : Van Nostrand Reinhold Company , 1985 . 363 pp. Illustrations, Notes, Bibliography, Index. $39.95. Measure and Construction of the Japanese House . By Heino Engel...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1983) 42 (4): 895–896.
Published: 01 August 1983
...Paul Rabinow The House in East and Southeast Asia: Anthropological and Architectural Aspects . Edited by K. G. Izikowitz and P. Sørensen . London : Curzon Press , Scandinavian Institute of Asian Studies, Monograph Series, 30, 1982 . ix, 197 pp. £6.50 (paper). Copyright © Association...