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Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (1): 59–81.
Published: 01 February 2018
.... 2018  2018 Chosŏn Korea elite vernacular culture lineage novel vernacular Korean calligraphy women's culture Women’s bodies and the productive corporeal work they performed became central to women's identities in the latter half of the Chosŏn dynasty (1392–1910). While throughout Korean...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2022) 81 (1): 207–208.
Published: 01 February 2022
... as a contribution to pluralizing the history of the novel, staking great contrastive claims vis-à-vis “the Western novel,” such as “the lineage novel reminds us that emotional complexity is not unique to the cultural logic of Western individualism,” (p. 156) or “subjectivity in the context of the Confucian moral...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2006) 65 (1): 160–162.
Published: 01 February 2006
...Brian R. Dott Ritual Opera and Mercantile Lineage: The Confucian Transformation of Popular Culture in Late Imperial Huizhou . By Qitao Guo . Stanford, Calif. : Harvard University Press , 2005 . 366 pp. $65.00 (cloth). Copyright © Association for Asian Studies 2006 2006 160 T H E...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1993) 52 (1): 90–106.
Published: 01 February 1993
... are devoted exclusively to the novel's analysis, and strictly original contributions to this vast literature are rare. However, Meng Zhang's comparison of the genealogical relations of the principal characters of the novel with Eugene Cooper's ethnographic data on twentieth-century Zhejiang, and the joint...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2011) 70 (1): 183–185.
Published: 01 February 2011
... in volume 1 are the historical discussions by the two authors: Kenneth Dean's “Historical Overview” and Zheng Zhenman's appendix on “Lineage and Religion on the Putian Plains,” based on stone inscriptions. They reveal an institutional history in which local invention and elaboration often happened under...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (4): 970–972.
Published: 01 November 2013
... basically do not contain any historical event of “transmission,” be it of the lineage or of enlightenment experience. This type of Chan literature therefore has nothing to do with spiritual revolutions such as antinomianism or novel meditation methods. Instead, early Chan teachers vied, through textual...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1986) 45 (5): 1062–1064.
Published: 01 November 1986
... of audience in Ming-Qing novels; Tanaka Issei on the social context of local drama, especially the distinction between town, village, and lineage performances; Barbara Ward on regional opera in Hong Kong; Judith Berling on values associated with the "management of moral capital" in a seventeenthcentury novel...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2007) 66 (4): 1152–1156.
Published: 01 November 2007
.... In analyzing the rise of political Sufism, Papas pursues the socioreligious forms that shape the novel political organization of Āfāq Khwāja and his Sufi Īshān successors. He is interested in understanding how Āfāqī power arises from and depends on forms of sociability, particularly the confrérisme of Sufi...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1981) 41 (1): 127–129.
Published: 01 November 1981
... takeover, Wesley-Smith uncovers a rural power structure whose powerful local elites were based upon seniority and membership in prominent lineages. These men feared, correctly, that they and their lineages would lose power, perquisites, and income as the more efficient British government would take away...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1973) 32 (2): 374–376.
Published: 01 February 1973
...Adele G. Epstein Thai Titles and Ranks, Including a Translation of Traditions of Royal Lineage in Siam by King Chulalongkorn . By Robert B. Jones . Data Paper Number 81. Ithaca : Southeast Asia Program, Department of Asian Studies, Cornell University , 1971 . x, 147 pp. Appendix...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2007) 66 (1): 35–62.
Published: 01 February 2007
... and fragmentary text appear in the writings of other modernists as well. 16 If closure had mattered to Pudumaippittan, he could have finished NR ; instead, its lack of closure may be another textual strategy that he used to call attention to his ambivalent and novel representation of Rama's story. Certain...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1991) 50 (1): 138–139.
Published: 01 February 1991
... University of New York Press, 1990). Lipman and Harrell's work, which grew out of a 1985 AAS panel on "Violence in Chinese Culture," is distinguished particularly by its approachability and by its broad range of coverage. Individual essays include Harry J. Lamley's treatment of "Lineage Feuding in Southern...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2003) 62 (1): 129–156.
Published: 01 February 2003
... as forming self-conscious collectivities with teachers, lineage, texts, etc.27 These Ru are not at all what Tan has in mind. Instead, he has selected a few ideas originating in those groups and represented them as one of his six configurations. Thus in an important way Tan's Ru are as synthetic, and as novel...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (3): 792–794.
Published: 01 August 2018
... nature of Manchu rule, consumer culture, lineage, and female chastity. Using salt merchants as an entry point, Wu aims to reveal a new network between Manchu court and Han Chinese, to analyze the merchants’ role in High Qing consumer society, to challenge the conventional understanding of literati...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1960) 19 (4): 486–488.
Published: 01 August 1960
.... While Mr. Rose evaluates this scciale et religion des Pramalai Kallar. ' as a sign of greater maturity, he rather wistfully By Louis DUMONT. (Le monde d'outre-mer notes the reserve with which the only novel passe et present, premiere seYie, etudes I.) contribution of Asian socialist thought was re...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1987) 46 (3): 639–641.
Published: 01 August 1987
... in office presumably benefited the lineage or locality and further enhanced Shaohsing's competitive edge. Cole argues that although secretaries and board clerks mastered a specialized knowledge of the Ch'ing code, legal precedents, and taxation, it was not merit alone but also access to the Shaohsing...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (3): 775–777.
Published: 01 August 2018
.... At the same time, it also challenges the convention of identifying esoteric Buddhism on the basis of institutional forms such as official “schools” ( zong 宗) or “lineages” ( pai 派), a model that is suited to the case of Japan alone. Empreintes du Tantrisme en Chine et en Asie Orientale also has...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2000) 59 (4): 1067–1068.
Published: 01 November 2000
... jivant, arguing that in this novel, which is a biography, which is an autobiography, it is the character of Sekhar that is "unknowable." Lastly, Christine Oesterheld studies Kaiser Tamkeen's brutal, Urdu short story "Ek kahanl, gariga jamni," published in 1996 in the Annual of Urdu Studies. Not only...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1980) 40 (1): 151–152.
Published: 01 November 1980
.... Finally, Aziz declares that the British act as if their empire still exists, but he does not look at the recent revival of nostalgia for it, and the expanding controversy about the long-range consequences of the Indian empire. The films of James Ivory, the novels of J. G. Farrell, Paul Scott, and M. M...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2015) 74 (4): 1049–1050.
Published: 01 November 2015
... historians still discount genealogies as reliable resources. Park shows how additions to genealogies, the heart of the problem as far as the critics of chokpo are concerned, can be discovered with the use of other documents, particularly older editions of the lineage genealogy. An additional line, however...