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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (3): 716–718.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Yudru Tsomu China's Last Imperial Frontier: Late Qing Expansion in Sichuan's Tibetan Borderlands . By Xiuyu Wang . Lanham, Md. : Lexington Books , 2011 . xv, 291 pp. $84.00 (cloth); $42.99 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2013  2013 In the past...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (3): 802–804.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Andrew Schonebaum Daoist Philosophy and Literati Writings in Late Imperial China: A Case Study of The Story of the Stone . By Zuyan Zhou . Hong Kong : Chinese University Press , 2013 . xi, 316 pp. $55.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2014  2014...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (3): 844–846.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Joshua Gedacht Making Moros: Imperial Historicism and American Military Rule in the Philippines' Muslim South . By Michael C. Hawkins . DeKalb : Northern Illinois University Press , 2013 . 185 pp. $38.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2014  2014...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2017) 76 (4): 1035–1058.
Published: 01 November 2017
... knowledge has been produced, reproduced, and transformed within imperial and colonial contexts. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2017  2017 cartography Emperor Kangxi international law Japanese colonialism Jean Baptiste de Halde Kando no man's land Shinoda Jisaku terra...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (2): 447–469.
Published: 01 May 2014
... victims as heroes sacrificing for the nation mark departures from late-imperial responses to disaster, but foreshadow features of the devastating Mao-era Great Leap Famine of 1958–62. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2014  2014 Stated Yu: “The inundating waters seemed to assail...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (1): 202–204.
Published: 01 February 2014
... in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Geographers and urban historians contribute many of the chapters in Imperial Contagions , offering new perspectives on the influence of sanitary measures and germ theories on the design and improvement of cities like Hong Kong, Singapore, Bombay...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (1): 231–233.
Published: 01 February 2014
... fought against people the Qing claimed as ancestors. Besides the preface, introduction, and back matter, the book is composed of five chapters and a conclusion with these topical titles: “Imperial Institutions for Ceremonial and Private Performances,” “Drama, Occasion, and Audience,” “Performers...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (1): 205–206.
Published: 01 February 2013
...Yuka Fujioka Imperial Japan at Its Zenith: The Wartime Celebration of the Empire's 2600 th Anniversary . By Kenneth J. Ruoff . Ithaca, NY : Cornell University Press , 2010 . xv, 236 pp. $39.95 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2013 2013 Kenneth Ruoff's...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (1): 174–176.
Published: 01 February 2013
... and a half. Thereafter, further interactions with Western learning had to wait until the mid-nineteenth century. The limits that this tight imperial control imposed on the transmission of knowledge are exemplified by the unsuccessful attempts by Jean-François Foucquet (1665–1741) first to introduce modern...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1962) 21 (4): 540–541.
Published: 01 August 1962
...Allan B. Cole Imperial Peking: Seven Centuries of China . By Lin Yutang . New York : Crown Publishers , 1961 . 227 . Essay on the Art of Peking by Peter C. Swann. Maps. Index. $10.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1962 1962 540 JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES tence...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1967) 26 (2): 197–203.
Published: 01 February 1967
... Confucianists who trotted out the higher ethical values only to justify their actions or to camouflage them. This part of the theorum, I believe, is at once too simple and too modern. It reduces imperial action to the level of the Big Lie and makes of the monarch either a calculating schizophrenic, able to turn...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1957) 16 (2): 286–287.
Published: 01 February 1957
...Victor Purcell Rome Beyond the Imperial Frontiers . By Sir Mortimer Wheeler . New York : Philosophical Library , 1955 . xii, 192 . Illustrations, Maps, Bibliography, Index. $7.50. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1957 1957 286 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2012) 71 (4): 991–1012.
Published: 01 November 2012
... practice had effectively turned into a cult with a massive following—well over a million by the end of imperial times (S. Guo 2000 ). A century later, historians have largely demystified the cult's seemingly inexplicable sway that drove so many women to irrational self-destruction. Those gloriously...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2012) 71 (4): 1108–1109.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Hilary A. Smith Speaking of Epidemics in Chinese Medicine: Disease and the Geographic Imagination in Late Imperial China . By Marta E. Hanson . London : Routledge , 2011 . xx, 265 pp. $140.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2012 2012 Over the past...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2010) 69 (1): 268–269.
Published: 01 February 2010
...Charles Holcombe Imperial Politics and Symbolics in Ancient Japan: The Tenmu Dynasty, 650–800 . By Herman Ooms . Honolulu : University of Hawai‘i Press , 2009 . xxi , 353 pp. $48.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2010 2010 The entry...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 24 (1): 148–149.
Published: 01 November 1964
...E. A. Kracke, Jr. The Ladder of Success in Imperial China; Aspects of Social Mobility, 1368–1911 . By Ping-Ti Ho . New York and London : Columbia University Press , 1962 . xviii, 385. Glossary, Bibliography, Index. $8.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1964 1964...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1961) 20 (4): 520–522.
Published: 01 August 1961
...J. K. Fairbank Rural China: Imperial Control in the Nineteenth Century . By Kung-chuan Hsiao . Seattle : University of Washington Press , 1960 , xiv, 783 . Appendices, Tables, Notes, Bibliography, Index. $9.75. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1961 1961 520...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2016) 75 (1): 238–243.
Published: 01 February 2016
...Kyu Hyun Kim An Imperial Path to Modernity: Yoshino Sakuzō and a New Liberal Order in East Asia, 1905–1937 . By Jung-Sun N. Han . Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Asia Center , 2014 . 244 pp. ISBN 9780674065710 (cloth). Beyond the Western Liberal Order: Yanaihara Tadao...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2016) 75 (2): 509–510.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Michèle Pirazzoli-t'Serstevens Imperial Illusions: Crossing Pictorial Boundaries in the Qing Palaces . By Kristina Kleutghen . Seattle : University of Washington Press , 2015 . xv, 379 pp., 112 color photos, 5 line drawings. ISBN: 9780295994109 (cloth). Copyright © The Association...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2016) 75 (2): 560–563.
Published: 01 May 2016
...David Biggs Imperial Heights: Dalat and the Making and Undoing of French Indochina . By Eric Jennings . Berkeley : University of California Press , 2012 . 374 pp. ISBN: 9780520272699 (paper). Indians in Singapore, 1819–1945: Diaspora in the Colonial City . By Rashesh Rai . New...