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Journal of Asian Studies (1956) 16 (1): 89–102.
Published: 01 November 1956
... on its record. During the campaign rally U Nu urged his party to acquaint “the people with our activities.” In fact, he went on to say, “we have not been successful in putting across even one tenth of our accomplishments to the people. In the short period of seven or eight years since independence...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1966) 25 (3): 397–412.
Published: 01 May 1966
...Robert N. Kearney Abstract Rapid growth in the size and militancy of trade union movements has been a common development in the newly independent states of Asia since the end of colonial rule less than two decades ago. In these states, and in the more recently independent African states as well...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1990) 49 (4): 787–806.
Published: 01 November 1990
...Chizuko T. Allen Abstract Ch'oe namsŏn (1890–1957) was a leading Korean intellectual during the era of Japanese control (1910–1945). His activities included publishing Korea's first popular modern magazine, pioneering modern poetry in Korean, drafting the Declaration of Independence for the 1919...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1943) 2 (3): 259–271.
Published: 01 May 1943
.... China's activity did jeopardize Korea's independent status as recognized by international treaties, and Japan had acquired substantial economic and political interests in the peninsula which she was determined to protect and which she intended to expand. From the Japanese point of view, however...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1974) 34 (1): 7–25.
Published: 01 November 1974
... for independence, populistic activism was discouraged. Under Japanese occupation Gde Anake was imprisoned for a year in Den Pasar and his children deprived of an education. After Japan withdrew and the Netherlands returned, Anake remained in jail for the three years of the NICA regime. Following independence he...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1984) 43 (2): 247–272.
Published: 01 February 1984
.... Only later, in the 1920s and 1930s, did Indonesian nationalists become interested in developing Malay as the national language. The second period of creative linguistic activity among the Peranakan Chinese is the period that followed Indonesian independence in 1945, which is characterized...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1997) 56 (4): 899–920.
Published: 01 November 1997
...” stage in which there is still “little scope for the organisation of activity independent of the party-led command structures” (Thayer 1992, 111). However, despite their relative organizational weakness, Vietnamese citizens have begun asserting their own voice in politics. Emboldened by the 1986...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1961) 20 (4): 477–488.
Published: 01 August 1961
...Robert A. Huttenback Abstract Current chinese activity along the northern frontier of India, and Peking's claims to much of this area, have focused attention on a remote and sparsely populated region whose arid reaches, blanketed by perpetual snow, have never held a central position on the stage...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2010) 69 (1): 123–147.
Published: 01 February 2010
... to their contemporaries the Ottomans and Safavids, the power offered to young, even childless, royal women and their active participation in dynastic survival and political success. In generations of Mughal rule on the Subcontinent, the comfortable cultural accommodation of independent elite women was a vital component...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (2): 399–408.
Published: 01 May 2019
...—a bifurcation that scholars cite as the primary origin of the postcolonial national division that would incite a civil war in 1950. 14 Seeing the limits of the independence movement inside Korea, some leaders left Korea to focus their activities abroad. One main such outcome was the establishment...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1987) 46 (1): 175–177.
Published: 01 February 1987
... to formlessness, here through immersion of the unfired clay figures into water. The section on Ganesa in his Maharashtran setting grounded in a specific physical geography and in the history of Tilak's independence activities has a different flavor from the preceding chapters, linked to them primarily...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1999) 58 (4): 1167–1168.
Published: 01 November 1999
... hierarchical relations among men and less distinction between men and women, and has encouraged women's "education, independent activity, and solidarity with other women" (p. 120). In their study of Bijnor, Patricia and Roger Jeffery provide a rare view of local-level Indian State operations that sustain...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1956) 15 (2): 185–199.
Published: 01 February 1956
... be the case if every village were left to its own devices, it is important to note that the lack of independent activities is destructive of local self-government and that first priority does not go to work which the villagers themselves consider important to their own well-being. 18 Ward...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1977) 37 (1): 120–121.
Published: 01 November 1977
... and redistribution; he advocated class struggle; and he supported the independent activities of the Communist fraction within the Kuomintang. Sun sometimes adamantly and acrimoniously opposed Borodin on these issues. And, Wilbur concludes, were it not that he was loath to relinquish the Russians' assistance, Sun...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1998) 57 (1): 231–232.
Published: 01 February 1998
... in the multilayered arenas of Japanese politics. Democracy, as I like to describe it, involves political coordination (sometimes successful, sometimes not) of the independent activities and initiatives of individuals and their "free" associations. Richardson demonstrates how this applies, Japanese style, to virtually...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2012) 71 (2): 399–422.
Published: 01 May 2012
... colonization in 1910 and generated new forms of independence activism and anticolonial resistance in the 1920s and 1930s. For Yi, March First and its immediate legacy quite literally were colonial history. Equating the thirty-five years of colonial history with March First in this manner was the norm among...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1977) 37 (1): 121–123.
Published: 01 November 1977
..., for the Russian was continually trying to impose up- on the Nationalist movement radical solutions that ran counter to Sun's basically reformist instincts. For example, Borodin espoused a policy of land expropriation and redistribution; he advocated class struggle; and he supported the independent activities...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1989) 48 (4): 724–740.
Published: 01 November 1989
... Japanese Red Army (Nihon Sekigun) Formed as international base of Sekigunha in Lebanon, later independent Active 1971-present Figure 1. Japanese Red Army Groups as an organization which was derived from members of Sekigun's above-ground support organizations of the early 1970s but later went its separate...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1952) 11 (3): 317–334.
Published: 01 May 1952
... in the Diet or be expelled from the party for their independent activities. Kato let it be known that the members of his organization would be allowed to express their individual opinions only up to the time that the party resolution was passed. Once the matter had been "decided," his underlings could speak...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (2): 497–500.
Published: 01 May 2013
... as having various commonalities. Independent filmmaking in Southeast Asia has often emerged with an impulse towards activism or social change, at times a priority over articulating an alternative intellectual and aesthetic trajectory. This social impulse is clearly understood against the backdrop...