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Journal of Asian Studies (2001) 60 (2): 561–563.
Published: 01 May 2001
...Edward R. Beauchamp Learning in Likely Places: Varieties of Apprenticeship in Japan . Edited by John Singleton . New York : Cambridge University Press , 1998 . xvi, 376 pp. $64.95. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2001 2001 BOOK REVIEWS JAPAN 56l...
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Published: 01 November 2023
Figure 2 USAID vehicle crossing Kauralia River near Rajapur, Bardiya, likely headed to or returning from Kailali. Photograph by Richard Darsie, March 4, 1965. More
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Published: 01 August 2007
Figure 2. A Bugis pilgrim from Sulawesi with an Arab companion—most likely his guide—as photographed by C. Snouck Hurgronje in Jeddah in 1884. From the collection of Leiden University Library, L. Or. 12. 288. More
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Journal of Asian Studies (2023) 82 (1): 44–65.
Published: 01 February 2023
... become popular in Indian children's stories, moral tales where wise fools are based on court officials from around the fifteenth to sixteenth century, like Sheikh Chilli, or the Akbar-Birbal stories. The origin of the famous wise fools is Juḥā (Arabic) (600s or 700s AD), who then appears throughout...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (2): 431–437.
Published: 01 May 2021
... who does what and what they do, much like an agency or law. We might trace this pseudo-structural, largely mechanical reading of human agency to political scientists of an earlier era: the behavioralists of the 1950s and 1960s. James C. Scott began his career as just such a scholar. For his...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1999) 58 (4): 1093–1095.
Published: 01 November 1999
...Akhil Gupta Seeing Like a State: How Certain Schemes to Improve the Human Condition Have Failed . By James C. Scott . New Haven, Conn, and London : Yale University Press , 1998 . xiv, 445 pp. $35.00 (cloth); $16.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1999...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2005) 64 (1): 7–34.
Published: 01 February 2005
... and Diaries], ed. Yamanaka Yutaka . Kyoto : Shibunkaku . Writing Like a Man: Poetic Literacy, Textual Property, and Gender in the Tosa Diary GUSTAV HELDT Introduction Ki no Tsurayuki s Tosa Diary (Tosa nikki, ca. 934) looms large in modern Japanese literary history as the mother of the memoir...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2002) 61 (4): 1378–1380.
Published: 01 November 2002
...Kevin J. Wetmore, Jr Acting Like a Woman in Modern Japan: Theater, Gender, and Nationalism . By Ayako Kano . New York : Palgrave Macmillan , 2001 . xi, 322 pp. $65.00 (cloth); $24.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2002 2002 1378 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2003) 62 (1): 259–260.
Published: 01 February 2003
...Tim Wright Like Cattle and Horses: Nationalism and Labor in Shanghai, 1893–1927 . By S. A. Smith . Durham : Duke University Press , 2002 . 366 pp. $64.95 (cloth); $21.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2003 2003 BOOK REVIEWS CHINA 259 Like Cattle...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2008) 67 (1): 316–317.
Published: 01 February 2008
...Noell Wilson Thinking Like a Man: Tadano Makuzu (1763–1825) . By Bettina Gramlich-Oka . Leiden : Brill , 2006 . xiv , 319 pp. $125.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2008 2008 Bettina Gramlich-Oka's biography of Tadano Makuzu, Thinking Like...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2004) 63 (2): 487–488.
Published: 01 May 2004
...Charles Wheeler Like Froth Floating on the Sea: The World of Pirates and Seafarers in Late Imperial South China . By Robert J. Antony . Berkeley : Institute for East Asian Studies, University of California , 2003 . xiii, 198 pp. $16.00 (paper). Copyright © Association for Asian...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1993) 52 (4): 983–984.
Published: 01 November 1993
...Gregory B. Lee Like a Knife: Ideology and Genre in Contemporary Chinese Popular Music . By Andrew F. Jones . Ithaca : Cornell East Asia Series , East Asia Program, 1992 . viii, 180 pp. $9.50. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1993 1993 BOOK REVIEWS CHINA...
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Published: 01 August 2012
Figure 9. Corporate headquarters designed to look like government headquarters with plaza in front. More
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Published: 01 August 2010
Figure 1. A photograph of a student demonstrator dressed in a ninja-like fashion grasping a soldier's boot, which appeared in the Jawa Pos on October 29, 1998. The accompanying caption reads, “One of the hundreds of student demonstrators at the Youth Oath Day ( Hari Sumpah Pemuda ) yesterday More
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Published: 01 November 2017
Figure 2. “Renti hoaxing gongchang” [The human body is like a factory], 1933. Shanghai: Shanghai Xueyou Tushu Meishu She Yinxing. Courtesy of US National Library of Medicine. More
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Published: 01 May 2008
Figure 3. Caption reads, “Caw Mii, don't defecate in the bushes like this! Learn to make a privy like other villagers” (Anonymous 1962 , 26). More
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Published: 01 November 2023
Figure 5 Inset from the earliest known Nepali map, 1860. Notice the petri dish–like clearings in the forests indicating Tarai settlements (reproduced in Gurung 1983 : 14–15). More
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Published: 01 August 2010
Figure 6. Performing masculinity: a female taiko player plays Ōdaiko on a massive taiko drum. Her costume emphasizes the musculature of her back, much like her male counterpart in figure 1 . Photo courtesy of Asano Taiko. More
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Published: 01 May 2020
Figure 2. The impact of the 2.28 Incident. From March to June, there was a drop in the number of publications (edges) and the publications concentrated mainly around periodicals like Jianguo yuekan (bottom, orange) and Haifeng (top, green) which did not challenge the regime and its cultural More
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Journal of Asian Studies (1959) 19 (1): 33–51.
Published: 01 November 1959
... of Gitanjali is no impersonal, imperturbable absolute of Hindu philosophy, but…whether He be explicitly Christ or not, He is at least a Christ-like God, and the experience of His suppliant and lover is one with the deepest core of all Christian experience.” “The ideas of Rabindranath, like those of so many...