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Journal of Asian Studies (2011) 70 (1): 294–295.
Published: 01 February 2011
...Carla Bellamy God of Justice: Ritual Healing and Social Justice in the Central Himalayas . By William S. Sax . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2009 . xii, 284 pp. $99.00 (cloth); $25.00 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2011 2011 William S. Sax's...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (1): 183–185.
Published: 01 February 2020
...Dongyoun Hwang Down with Traitors: Justice and Nationalism in Wartime China . By Yun Xia . Seattle : University of Washington Press , 2017 . ix, 267 pp. ISBN: 9780295742861 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2020 2020 One of the most contentious...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2017) 76 (4): 1088–1089.
Published: 01 November 2017
...James D. Seymour Even in countries where the rights of defendants enjoy high priority, miscarriages of justice occur. So it is unsurprising that in China, where the emphasis has long been on the need to “solve” cases, there has been a high rate of conviction of innocents. As discussed in He...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2012) 71 (4): 991–1012.
Published: 01 November 2012
... The story of Wang Da'er can be read at multiple levels. It is one of cultural encounter where a group of literati brought the culture of chastity to an illiterate family with whom they rarely crossed paths. It also presents a story about the pursuit of justice driven by somewhat obsessive passion. Indeed...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2012) 71 (4): 1095–1098.
Published: 01 November 2012
..., N.Y. : East Asia Program, Cornell University , 2011 . viii, 415 pp. $65.00 (cloth); $49.00 (paper). Chinese Justice: Civil Dispute Resolution in Contemporary China . Edited by Margaret Y. K. Woo and Mary E. Gallagher . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2011 . xxiii, 407 pp...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (3): 720–721.
Published: 01 August 2021
...Jenny Huangfu Day Crime, Justice and Punishment in Colonial Hong Kong: Central Police Station, Central Magistracy and Victoria Gaol . By May Holdsworth and Christopher Munn . Hong Kong : Hong Kong University Press , 2020 . 340 pp. ISBN: 9789888528127 (cloth). Copyright ©...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (4): 783–792.
Published: 01 November 2013
... that Khmer Rouge leaders would finally be brought to justice and held to account for their hideous crimes. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2013  2013 In 1993, Cambodian history turned a very significant corner with the promulgation of a new liberal constitution aimed at moving...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1961) 21 (1): 104–106.
Published: 01 November 1961
...Thomas R. Metcalf Justice and Police in Bengal 1765–1793 . By N. Majumdar . Calcutta : K. L. Mukhopadhyay , 1960 , xiii, 351 . Appendices, Index, Bibliography. Jonathan Duncan and Varanasi . By V. A. Narain . Calcutta : K. L. Mukhopadyay , 1959 . Bibliography, Glossary, Appendix...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2017) 76 (3): 781–783.
Published: 01 August 2017
... fields. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2017  2017 Tianyi, Hengbao . 天義·衡報 [Natural justice, Equity] . Edited by Wan Shiguo and Liu He . Beijing : Zhongguo renmin daxue chubanshe , 2016 . 890 pp. ISBN 9787300221076 (paper). ...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (4): 1056–1057.
Published: 01 November 2020
...Ann Marie Leshkowich Workplace Justice: Rights and Labour Resistance in Vietnam . By Tu Phuong Nguyen . London : Palgrave Macmillan , 2019 . 214 pp. ISBN: 9789811331152 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc., 2020 2020 What role does law play in citizens...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (2): 391–397.
Published: 01 May 2021
... The Association for Asian Studies, Inc., 2021 2021 agrarian studies development inequality justice moral economy neoliberalism peasant movements peasant studies precarity subaltern studies “There are districts in which the position of the rural population is that of a man standing permanently...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (4): 1121–1123.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Kirin Narayan Tales of Justice and Rituals of Divine Embodiment: Oral Narratives from the Central Himalayas . By Aditya Malik . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2016 . xxi, 295 pp. ISBN: 9780199325092 (cloth, also available as e-book). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1966) 25 (3): 563–564.
Published: 01 May 1966
...Ray T. Smith, Jr Law, Liberty and Social Justice . By P. B. Gajendragadkar . New York : Asia Publishing House , 1965 . xvi, 159 , Index, Bibliography. $6.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1966 1966 BOOK REVIEWS 563 nally, a more critical editing would have...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (2): 510–512.
Published: 01 May 2018
... The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2018  2018 Chinese Law in Imperial Eyes: Sovereignty, Justice, and Transcultural Politics . By Li Chen . Studies of the Weatherhead East Asian Institute, Columbia University. New York : Columbia University Press , 2016 . xii, 400 pp. ISBN: 9780231173742 (cloth...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (1): 269–270.
Published: 01 February 2018
... well-intended, neither of these designations, nor the Gorkhaland movement, has adequately engaged with plantation workers’ own understandings of justice. This is not because the laborers at the heart of the system do not understand the injustices to which they are subject, but rather because...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1972) 31 (2): 466–468.
Published: 01 February 1972
...Grace Wood Moore Tiruray Justice: Traditional Tiruray Law and Morality . By Stuart A. Schlegel . Berkeley : University of California Press , 1970 . xii, 183 pp. Map, Bibliography, Index. $5.50. Tiruray-English Lexicon . By Stuart A. Schlegel . Berkeley : University...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2001) 60 (1): 188–189.
Published: 01 February 2001
...Teemu Ruskola Strike Hard! Anti-Crime Campaigns and Chinese Criminal Justice, 1979–1985 . By Harold M. Tanner . Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University East Asia Program , 1999 . x, 253 pp. $28.00 (cloth), $17.00 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2001 2001...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1997) 56 (4): 1060–1061.
Published: 01 November 1997
...William C. Jones Civil Justice in China: Representation and Practice in the Qing . By Philip C. C. Huang . Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press , 1996 . xvi, 272 pp. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1997 1997 1060 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES party...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2000) 59 (1): 213–214.
Published: 01 February 2000
...Thomas R. Metcalf A Despotism of Law: Crime and Justice in Early Colonial India . By Radhika Singha . Delhi : Oxford University Press , 1998 . xxx, 342 pp. $32.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2000 2000 BOOK REVIEWS SOUTH ASIA 213 as belonging...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2002) 61 (1): 293–294.
Published: 01 February 2002
...Chithra KarunaKaran Off the Beaten Track: Rethinking Gender Justice for Indian Women . By Madhu Kishwar . New York : Oxford University Press , 1999 . 290 pp. Rs. 765.00, $29.95 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2002 2002 BOOK REVIEWS SOUTH ASIA 293 he...