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Far Eastern Quarterly (1953) 12 (2): 183–202.
Published: 01 February 1953
.... 1, p. 260. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1953 1953 SOME OBSERVATIONS ON LOCAL AUTONOMY AT THE VILLAGE LEVEL IN PRESENT-DAY JAPAN Robert E. Ward* University of Michigan THESE recent years have brought to Japan an array of new political institutions and procedures...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1975) 34 (4): 913–930.
Published: 01 August 1975
... ) ; and Huntington Samuel P. , Political Order in Changing Societies ( New Haven : Yale University Press , 1968 ), Chapter 7 . VOL. XXXIV, No. 4 JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES AUGUST 1975 Socio-Economic Indicators of the People's Party Vote in the Punjab: A Study at the Tehsil Level SHAHID JAVED BURKI AND CRAIG...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1987) 46 (1): 214–215.
Published: 01 February 1987
...Anita Beltran Chen Why People Intend to Move: Individual and Community-Level Factors of Out-Migration in the Philippines . By Sun-Hee Lee . Boulder, Colorado : Westview Press in Cooperation with the Population Studies and Training Center, Brown University , 1986 . xxiv, 115 pp. Figures...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1984) 43 (4): 802–803.
Published: 01 August 1984
...A. Terry Rambo Village-Level Modernization in Southeast Asia: The Political Economy of Rice and Water . Edited by Geoffrey B. Hainsworth . Vancouver : University of British Columbia Press , 1982 . ix, 411 pp. References. $34. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1984 1984...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1981) 40 (4): 825–826.
Published: 01 August 1981
... analyses of caste, both within and outside of Nepal. DONALD A. MESSERSCHMIDT Washington State Universty Hindi Structures: Intermediate Level with Drills, Exercises and Key. By PETER EDWIN HOOK. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Center for South and Southeast Asian Studies (Michigan Papers on South...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1971) 30 (2): 255–279.
Published: 01 February 1971
...David C. Buxbaum Abstract This article concerns the Chinese law of the Ch'ing period at the trial level in one locality in China. Through use of a unique archive, namely, the Tanshui and Hsinchu archive, and through statistical studies of the materials in that archive, the article asserts...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1978) 38 (1): 117–125.
Published: 01 November 1978
... own syllabuses? The following essay is an attempt to stimulate discussion of the role of advanced courses in Asian history at the undergraduate level. VOL. XXXVIII, No. i JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES NOVEMBER 1978 Opinion Whether, Whither, and How? A Consideration of the Role of Advanced Courses in Asian...
Published: 01 November 2013
Figure 3. Stone marker of a nineteenth century tsunami's high-water level in the village of Aneyoshi. Photo by Ko Sasaki/The New York Times/Redux (Fackler 2011). More
Published: 01 August 2021
Figure 1. Ip Man gets ready for “Chum Kiu,” the intermediate level of Wing Chun, in Ip Man 3 . More
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Journal of Asian Studies (1966) 26 (1): 146.
Published: 01 November 1966
... in a world of political colonels, it does provide some understanding of the working of one of the unique institutions created by an imperial power. AINSLIE T. EMBREE Columbia University Levels of Economic Activity and Public Expenditure in India: A Historical and Quantitative Study. By KSHITIMOHON MUKERJI...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2000) 59 (1): 214–216.
Published: 01 February 2000
...Tessa Bartholomeusz Leveling Crowds: Ethnonationalist Conflicts and Collective Violence in South Asia . By Stanley J. Tambiah . Berkeley : University of California Press , 1996 . 395 pp. $50.00 (cloth); $20.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2000 2000...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1979) 39 (1): 184–185.
Published: 01 November 1979
...C. Paul Dredge The Role of Sociolinguistics in Foreign Language Education with Reference to Korean and English Terms of Address and Levels of Deference . By Juck-Ryoon Hwang . Seoul : Kwangmunsa , 1975 . ix, 222 pp. Tables, Bibliography, Index. 2000 won (U.S. $5.00). Copyright ©...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1991) 50 (2): 398–400.
Published: 01 May 1991
...Alexander Woodside Literacy in China: The Effect of the National Development Context and Policy on Literacy Levels, 1949–1979 . By Vilma Seeberg . Bochum : Brockmeyer , 1990 . ix, 352 pp. DM 44.80. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1991 1991 398 THE JOURNAL...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1984) 43 (2): 273–291.
Published: 01 February 1984
... not); it is brought about by having people think that they do, think that the territories of the gods correspond level by level to the administrative villages, districts, and provinces. As the relationship between these levels and the state has changed historically, that is, when center-hinterland integration has...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1973) 32 (2): 251–264.
Published: 01 February 1973
... after 1900, characteristic of both public and private bureaucracies in Japan. In this system of decision-making, policy was and, apparently, still is drafted at lower departmental levels by “specialists” and circulated by document or formal approval, indicated by the affixing of a seal, to successively...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1978) 38 (1): 51–76.
Published: 01 November 1978
... to obtain local mortality levels and trends over time, seasonal variations in mortality, and, especially, episodes of abnormal or “crisis” mortality. It is observed that the level of mortality increased as the nineteenth century progressed, that this was due in large part to an increase in the intensity...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1963) 23 (1): 69–92.
Published: 01 November 1963
... of restoring prewar levels of per capita production; it is unlikely that gains above prewar levels have been achieved. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1963 1963 1 Deane Phyllis , “ The Long Term Trends in World Economic Growth ,” The Malayan Economic Review , VI...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1957) 16 (2): 213–220.
Published: 01 February 1957
... substantially to raise its level of investment. This is the problem of financing. Second, these resources must be employed to change production functions in important sectors of the economy to provide increased yields from the utilization of the country's economic endowments. This is the problem of technology...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1957) 16 (2): 181–200.
Published: 01 February 1957
..., and the dry zone of Ceylon, this pattern has been repeated. Only in Ceylon is there a more or less continuous historical record, plus numerous stone inscriptions, to assist in solving the puzzle. Otherwise the cases are suggestively alike. All arose on reasonably level plains (often the only level land...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 24 (1): 91–99.
Published: 01 November 1964
... to their own environment and at specific synchronic levels, such levels being but points on the continuum of the historical process. Thus to consider Javanese culture exclusively as a linear (and corrupt) descendant of Indian culture on the one hand, or as perpetually conditioned by a hypothetical indigenous...