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Journal of Asian Studies (1965) 24 (4): 637–644.
Published: 01 August 1965
... in the Imagery of Jivanananda Das MARY M. LAGO AND TARUN GUPTA FEW contemporary poets writing in Bengali are more widely read than is Jivanananda Das. He is considered in many respects the most modern of Bengali poets, as well as the one most independent of the influence of Rabindranath Tagore. His orginality...
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Published: 01 February 2021
Figure 2. Line drawing of the narrative imagery on the Shi Jun sarcophagus. More
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Journal of Asian Studies (1987) 46 (1): 154–156.
Published: 01 February 1987
...Gail Capitol Weigl Shinzō: Hachiman Imagery and Its Development . By Christine Guth Kanda . Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University , Council on East Asian Studies, 1985 . (Harvard East Asian Monographs 119). xiv, 135 pp. Plates, Notes, Glossary, Bibliography, Index. $30. (Distributed...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1986) 45 (4): 887–889.
Published: 01 August 1986
...Glenn Yocum Discourses on Śiva: Proceedings of a Symposium on the Nature of Religious Imagery . Edited, with an introduction, by Michael W. Meister . Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press , 1984 . xxiv, 362 pp. Index, List of Plates, Plates. $75. Copyright © The Association...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1971) 30 (4): 886–887.
Published: 01 August 1971
...Paul Fu-mien Yang San-chʻü Its Technique and Imagery . By Wayne Schlepp . Madison : The University of Wisconsin Press , 1970 . ix, 126 pp. List of authors, Chʻü p'ai and Modes, Bibliography, Index. $6.50. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1971 1971 886 JOURNAL...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1988) 47 (2): 365–367.
Published: 01 May 1988
...Donald Holzman The Reading of Imagery in the Chinese Poetic Tradition . By Pauline Yu . Princeton : Princeton University Press , 1987 . xi, 239 pp. $29.50. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1988 1988 BOOK REVIEWS CHINA AND INNER ASIA 365 notes are relatively...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (3): 563–586.
Published: 01 August 2013
... artwork that would ignite the spirit of resistance among Chinese audiences. In keeping with the genre, racialized and sexualized imagery abounded. The artists created myriad disturbing visions of how militarized violence impacted men's and women's bodies differently. By analyzing the two major...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1978) 37 (3): 445–455.
Published: 01 May 1978
... believes in. Famous for their spontaneity of expression and charm of melody, their rustic language and imagery, these songs clearly bring out the various themes that together form the general body of Bāul thought. And there are threads of many religious traditions: tantric; Sahajiyā—both Buddhist...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2015) 74 (4): 953–976.
Published: 01 November 2015
... observant social commentators employed the imagery and rhetoric of the Red Guard movement to critique the conservative social and economic order of Japanese corporate culture during the late 1960s era of high-speed growth; moreover, it contends that there was a surprisingly receptive audience...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1987) 46 (1): 89–103.
Published: 01 February 1987
.... Specifically, Jansen emphasized the need to investigate the popular perceptions of the monarch usually overlooked by Japanese historians. He noted that a study of Japanese mentalité must cover a vast area, including “imagery, iconography, and ritual.” Until we “get at” this level of the social and cultural...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1990) 49 (4): 959–960.
Published: 01 November 1990
... and earlier texts, that the temple is a royal creation of the Kalacuri court for the Pasupata sect and that our understanding of its imagery cannot only be enriched but most correctly explained by texts completed before the shrine's creation. This is a particularly interesting project in its attempt to move...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2011) 70 (4): 1132–1133.
Published: 01 November 2011
... discussing imagery within a more specific historical circumstance. Her argument about the nirvana image as an allegory for survival makes the most sense with the caves constructed by the Li clan at Dunhuang, especially when accompanied by her copious reconstruction of the events related to the era preceding...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2005) 64 (2): 527–529.
Published: 01 May 2005
... monarchs provided a new reservoir of associations and imagery, and their colonial regimes provided the impetus for the Siamese monarchs renewed efforts to claim legitimacy. Engaging the literature of globalization, Peleggi declares that the appropriation of foreign symbolic systems by the Siamese royalty...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (4): 1301–1303.
Published: 01 November 1994
..., these caves are significant in a variety of ways that have previously gone unconsidered. The evidence is laid out systematically: an introduction details the issues and problems unique to an art-historical study of religious imagery; chapter 1 places Ellora in its geographical, historical, and religious...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2004) 63 (3): 823–825.
Published: 01 August 2004
..., twelve on each side to represent the months of the year. Although badly decayed and plundered, the Sun Temple of Konark remains a marvel and a popular tourist destination. A great deal has been published on the temple, much of it focused on the building s extensive erotic imagery. What has been lacking...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1999) 58 (1): 250–251.
Published: 01 February 1999
... that these are explanations relevant to later imagery, not the earliest, by which she means pre-fourth century C.E., and the art of the Mathura region especially, so dominant in north India during the Kushan age. This is an engaging subject central to understanding Indian art. The objects illustrated in the 22 multifigured...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1982) 41 (3): 605–607.
Published: 01 May 1982
... to translate tanka remains a perennial debate. Are we to translate all the associated imagery, double meanings, and allusions, creating a poem that rivals Paradise Lost in length and a dissertation in style? Or should we translate only the "main idea" of the poem and leave the rest to chance or footnotes...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1999) 58 (1): 153–154.
Published: 01 February 1999
... have analyzed it in terms of "organismic philosophy," "correlative thinking," "correlative anthropocosmology," and a Chinese "structure of thought." By introducing imagery into this discussion, Allan casts the issue in a more concrete form and highlights commonalities among different philosophical...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1988) 47 (2): 395–396.
Published: 01 May 1988
..., aniconic caitya of the century before the common era. The others were created between the late fifth and late sixth centuries, in the period spanning the latest work at Ajanta and the earliest Buddhist temples at Ellora, a time when the Mahayana imagery of proliferating Buddhas and Bodhisattvas was being...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1983) 42 (4): 955–956.
Published: 01 August 1983
... philosophy, politics, and poetics, but, given the paucity of materials for the era, we may never find completely satisfactory answers. I do have some dissatisfaction with Doe's translations. She has followed a theory that ironically precludes even an attempt to capture the rhythms, patterns of imagery...