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Journal of Asian Studies (2004) 63 (3): 785–786.
Published: 01 August 2004
...Suzanne Wilson Barnett Christianity in Rural China: Conflict and Accommodation in Jiangxi Province, 1860–1900 . By Alan Richard Sweeten . Michigan Monographs in Chinese Studies, no. 91. Ann Arbor : Center for Chinese Studies, University of Michigan , 2001 . xii, 281 pp. $50.00 (cloth...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1986) 45 (5): 1072–1073.
Published: 01 November 1986
...Parks M. Coble Counterrevolution in China: The Nationalists in Jiangxi During the Soviet Period . By William Wei . Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press , 1985 . xiv, 243 pp. Maps, Tables, Notes, Appendix, Glossary, List of Works Cited, Index. $20. Copyright © The Association...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1987) 46 (2): 279–303.
Published: 01 May 1987
...Stephen C. Averill Abstract In August 1927 the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) in Jiangxi seemed moribund, yet by the end of 1930 the movement was larger and more active than ever before. How did this occur? Past studies have especially emphasized Mao Zedong's famous rural guerrilla strategy...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1979) 38 (4): 757–758.
Published: 01 August 1979
.... In recent years a growing number of scholars have been persuaded to explore back beyond the confines of the Yenan era in their search for the roots of Communist victory in China. The Huang, Bell, and Walker monograph is an important contribution to that enterprise. Focusing on the Jiangxi Soviet period...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1982) 41 (4): 767–788.
Published: 01 August 1982
.... A collection of materials on nineteenth-century agricultural history includes accounts of food riots in Anhui, Fengtian, Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangsu, Jiangxi, and Zhejiang. A recent compilation of eighteenth-century source materials lacks examples from Fengtian but augments the above list...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2012) 71 (4): 1124–1125.
Published: 01 November 2012
... By nonchalantly calling the poet Huang Tingjian (1045–1105) an “innovator” (p. 39) and reminding us that many critics likewise considered him innovative until recent decades when the issue of “original” versus “derivative” came to define much of the discussion about Huang and “Jiangxi” poetry, Yugen Wang recasts...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2008) 67 (4): 1147–1164.
Published: 01 November 2008
..., Anyuan, Jiangxi . Lee Ching Kwan , and Selden Mark . 2007 . “China's Durable Inequality: Legacies of Revolution and Pitfalls of Reform.” Japan Focus , January 21. http://japanfocus.org/ [accessed July 8, 2008 ]. Jianjun Li . 2002 . “Zhonggong Anyuan diwei dangxiao shiliaokao...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1987) 46 (2): 249–251.
Published: 01 May 1987
... phenomenon of confraternities in Japan. Party, Society, and Local Elite in the Jiangxi Communist Movement STEPHEN C. AVERILL Pages 279-303 In August 1927 the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) in Jiangxi seemed moribund, yet by the end of 1930 the movement was larger and more active than ever before. How did...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1995) 54 (4): 1023–1046.
Published: 01 November 1995
... : 84 – 126 . Averill Stephen C. 1987 . “ Party, Society and Local Elite in the Jiangxi Communist Movement .” Journal of Asian Studies 46 . 2 : 279 – 503 . Bell Catherine. 1992 . Ritual Theory, Ritual Practice. New York : Oxford University Press . Blythe Wilfred. 1969...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2022) 81 (1): 197–199.
Published: 01 February 2022
... centers in Jiangnan and the court in Beijing demanded high-quality timber to erect palaces, build ships, and construct houses. But this timber could only be supplied by a limited number of forests. These were located in the Yangzi highlands, Jiangxi, and, eventually, Hunan and Guizhou. How the Qing Empire...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1986) 45 (5): 1073–1075.
Published: 01 November 1986
...; the communists fled Jiangxi. Yet this was an expensive and time-consuming method. It worked in Jiangxi, but Chiang could not use this approach against the Japanese or in the later civil war. Wei's study is well researched and written. His conclusion is somewhat disappointing. He sees the major significance...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2023) 82 (3): 434–437.
Published: 01 August 2023
... Committee (Fewsmith 76–77, 94). This allowed Mao to infiltrate the existing social structure through organized terror (107). Afterward, he destroyed these insiders' social units and allowed outsiders like himself to gain political influence. The rudimentary regime-building process in Jiangxi is brilliantly...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2004) 63 (3): 783–785.
Published: 01 August 2004
... of the majority of the people. I am grateful to Philip Clart for his comments on a draft of this review. DANIEL L. OVERMYER University of British Columbia Christianity in Rural China: Con ict and Accommodation in Jiangxi Province, 1860 1900. By ALAN RICHARD SWEETEN. Michigan Monographs in Chinese Studies, no. 91...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2010) 69 (4): 1217–1218.
Published: 01 November 2010
... at Work,” consists of five chapters (4–8), each focusing on one type of task he undertook in his capacities as governor of Zhejiang and Jiangxi and as governor-general, first in Guangdong and Guangxi and then in Yunnan and Guizhou. The tasks included the suppression of piracy in Zhejiang; investigation...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2004) 63 (1): 105–125.
Published: 01 February 2004
... the question of communist growth both before the 1937 45 resistance war and after. On the pre-1937 period, Johnson s argument made it necessary for him to target radical land reform as one of the Jiangxi Soviet s strategic weaknesses. The CCP s violent, class-based, land-redistribution program had allegedly...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2015) 74 (4): 1027–1029.
Published: 01 November 2015
...-hour coup. The memoir offers a lively account of the political intrigues, military battles, occasional coups, forced marches, and desperate hunger that accompanied one wing of the Northern Expeditionary forces as they traipsed from Guangdong north through Jiangxi to Hubei and on to Henan, then back...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1991) 50 (3): 662–663.
Published: 01 August 1991
..., Henan, Anhui, Jiangsu, Zhejiang, Jiangxi, Hunan, and Guangxi. By their personal and reflective nature, these diaries provide an intimate look into the people and their lives as well as the natural environment of these regions in the late twelfth century, and invaluable information that cannot be found...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1985) 44 (2): 329–336.
Published: 01 February 1985
... in their income-earning activities" (p. 25). Since these three books all critically examine the nature of the Party's commitment to gender equality, it is not surprising that they cover much of the same territory the policies of the Jiangxi Soviet and Yanan, the Marriage Reform Campaign of the early 1950s...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1998) 57 (2): 481–483.
Published: 01 May 1998
... its foreign origins, Christianity became firmly embedded in Chinese social structure. As Alan Sweeten concludes in his chapter based on legal cases involving Catholic missionaries or converts in Jiangxi, "conversion to Catholicism did not remove converts from the Chinese context, be it a legal...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1981) 40 (4): 758–760.
Published: 01 August 1981
... and then briefly outlines several influences on his style, e.g., Jiangxi poetry, Du Fu, and Mei Yaochen. The word "realism" in the chapter title is nowhere explained and certainly is inappropriate, for Lu's early Jiangxi-style poetry can scarcely be called "realistic." In fact, Qian Zhongshu has argued, with some...