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Published: 01 May 2008
Figure 1. Front cover of Ng Kim-chew's From Island to Island/Dari Pulau Ke Pulau/Back Inscription. More
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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 23 (4): 599–600.
Published: 01 August 1964
... . 126 . Pacific Island Bastions of the United States . By Herold J. Wiens . 1962 . 127 . Indonesia: The Crisis of the Millstones . By Benjamin Higgins with Jean Higgins . 1963 . 144 . The Lower Mekong: Challenge to Cooperation in Southeast Asia . By C. Hart Schaaf...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1958) 17 (4): 643–645.
Published: 01 August 1958
...Robert Heine-Geldern Easter Island: A Stone-Age Civilization of the Pacific . By Alfred Métraux . Translated from the French by Michael Bullock . New York : Oxford University Press , 1957 . 219 . Illustrations, Bibliography, Index. $5.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1960) 20 (1): 123–124.
Published: 01 November 1960
...Millard B. Rogers Indonesia: The Art of an Island Group . By Frits A. Wagner . New York : McGraw-Hill , 1959 . Translated from the German by Ann E. Keep . 257. Appendices, Bibliography, Glossary, Index, Maps. Illustrated in color. Kunst der Welt series. Ancient Indonesian Art...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2010) 69 (1): 237–238.
Published: 01 February 2010
...Steven Phillips The same geopolitical forces that gave such significance to Jinmen faded in the 1960s. As changing Communist diplomatic and military strategies ended most combat across the Strait, interest in the island declined. Beginning in the 1990s, offshore islands such as Jinmen regained...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2010) 69 (1): 240–243.
Published: 01 February 2010
...Alexander C. Y. Huang Taiwan Film Directors: A Treasure Island . By Emilie Yueh-yu Yeh and Darrell William Davis . New York : Columbia University Press , 2005 . x , 296 pp. $28.00 (paper); $75.00 (cloth). Cinema Taiwan: Politics, Popularity and State of the Arts . Edited...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1960) 19 (3): 356–357.
Published: 01 May 1960
... University of Washington Okinawa; The History of an Island People. By GEORGE H . KERR. Rutland, Vermont and Tokyo, Japan: Charles E. Tuttle, 1958. xviii, 542. Maps, Bibliography, Index. $6.75. The Okinawans and their culture have been of extraordinary interest to countless travellers and visitors for many...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (4): 985–986.
Published: 01 November 2019
...David Hicks Savu: History and Oral Tradition on an Island of Indonesia . By Geneviève Duggan and Hans Hägerdal . Singapore : National University of Singapore Press , 2018 . xviii, 586 pp. ISBN: 9789814722759 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2019  2019...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1956) 15 (3): 444–445.
Published: 01 May 1956
...Felix M. Keesing A Solomon Island Society. Kinship and Leadership among the Siuai of Bougainville . By Douglas L. Oliver . Cambridge : Harvard University Press , 1955 . xxii , 533. Plates, Maps, Notes, Index. $10.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1956 1956...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1944) 3 (3): 292–295.
Published: 01 May 1944
...Elizabeth Bacon Polynesians: Explorers of the Pacific . By J. E. Weckler, Jr , (Smithsonian Institution War Background Studies, No. 6) Washington : Smithsonian Institution , 1943 . iv, 77 p. Island peoples of the Western Pacific. Micronesia and Melanesia . By Herbert W. Krieger...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (3): 789–791.
Published: 01 August 2020
...) with its anti-superstition campaigns, possibly more vehement on Cheju owing to the modernist colonizers’ contemptuous perception of the islanders as even more backward than their mainland counterparts. In this same period, Japanese and Korean folklorists began to romanticize the Korean shaman tradition...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1945) 4 (2): 193–195.
Published: 01 February 1945
...Thomas A. Sebeok The people of Alor: A social-psychological study of an East Indian island . By Cora Du Bois . Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press , 654 pp. $7.50. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1945 1945 BOOK REVIEWS 193 which the author himself calls...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1995) 54 (1): 263–264.
Published: 01 February 1995
... Stenson. It provides excellent reading for all scholars interested in labor studies. AMARJIT KAUR University of New England Text/Politics in Island Southeast Asia: Essays in Interpretation. Edited by D . M. ROSKIES. Athens: Ohio University Press, 1993. ix, 321 pp. $25.00. The editor's introductory chapter...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2000) 59 (3): 793–794.
Published: 01 August 2000
...Jean-Paul Dumont Clash of Spirits: The History of Power and Sugar Planter Hegemony on a Visayan Island . By Filomeno V. Aguilar Jr . Honolulu : University of Hawaii Press , 1998 . xiv, 314 pp. $49.00 (cloth); $28.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2000...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1998) 57 (2): 596–597.
Published: 01 May 1998
...Norman G. Owen Dead Season: A Story of Murder and Revenge on the Philippine Island of Negros . By Alan Berlow . New York : Pantheon Books , 1996 . xvi, 302 pp. $25.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1998 1998 596 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES traditions...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1996) 55 (4): 1082–1084.
Published: 01 November 1996
...Harold Beyer Broch Minahasa Past and Present: Tradition and Transition in an Outer Island Region of Indonesia . Edited by Reimar Schefold . Leiden : Research School CNWS , 1995 . 128 pp. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1996 1996 1082 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1999) 58 (4): 1199–1200.
Published: 01 November 1999
...Susan Rodgers Language, Identity and Marginality in Indonesia: The Changing Nature of Ritual Speech on the Island of Sumba . By Joel C. Kuipers . New York : Cambridge University Press , 1998 . $59.95 (cloth); $19.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1999...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (2): 662–663.
Published: 01 May 1994
...Kathleen M. Adams Beyond the Java Sea: Art of Indonesia's Outer Island . By Paul Michael and Lorraine V. Aragon . Washington, D.C. : The Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution . 1991 . 320 pp. $65.00 (cloth); $22.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2004) 63 (4): 1211–1212.
Published: 01 November 2004
...Lucian W. Pye Cultural Citizenship in Island Southeast Asia: Nation and Belonging in the Hinterlands . Edited by Renato Rosaldo . Berkeley and Los Angeles : University of California Press , 2003 . x , 228 pp. $24.95 (paper). Copyright © Association for Asian Studies 2004 2004 B...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2003) 62 (2): 622–623.
Published: 01 May 2003
...Julia Yonetani Women of Okinawa: Nine Voices from a Garrison Island . By Ruth Ann Keyso . Ithaca : Cornell University Press , 2000 . xv , 166 pp. $39.95 (cloth); $16.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2003 2003 622 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES Women...