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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (2): 583–584.
Published: 01 May 1994
...Donald A. Messerschmidt Sherpa of Khumbu: People, Livestock, and Landscape . By Barbara Brower . Studies in Social Ecology and Environmental History. Delhi : Oxford University Press , 1991 . xxi, 202 pp. $22.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1994 1994 BOOK...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1969) 28 (4): 898–900.
Published: 01 August 1969
...John E. Brush; Miriam K. Brush Grasslands of the Monsoon . By R. O. Whyte . New York : Frederick A. Praeger , 1968 . 325 pp. Tables, Illustrations, Appendices, Index. $9.50. Land, Livestock and Human Nutrition in India . By R. O. Whyte . New York : Frederick A. Praeger , xvi...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1946) 6 (1): 50–64.
Published: 01 November 1946
... of taxation were abolished in the new districts for the first year…. Secondly, they gave land to the land-hungry peasants…. Thirdly, they took land and livestock from the wealthy classes and redistributed among the poor. Redistribution of land was a fundamental of Red policy. A CLOSER VIEW OF CHINA'S PROBLEMS...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2015) 74 (4): 927–951.
Published: 01 November 2015
... a recent slaughter renunciation movement, in which some leading Tibetan Nyingma masters from Larung Gar have suggested that Tibetan herders give up selling their livestock to the slaughter market for religious reasons. The movement reflects an alternative form of development articulated by several leading...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (2): 299–318.
Published: 01 May 2013
.... With the fragmentation of the Chinese state in the Republican period, Chinese regimes in Kham were forced to raise more revenue locally and reduce expenditure. Responding to these challenges shaped the nature of Chinese authority in Kham. The late Qing colonial government had paid Tibetans who provided livestock...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1957) 16 (2): 221–236.
Published: 01 February 1957
... mildly regressive. 27 For a fuller discussion of this point see this writer's “Equity of the Livestock Tax of Outer Mongolia,” to be published in 1957 in the American Slavic and East European Review . 28 Yakimov A. , “Uspekhi Mongol'skogo naroda na puti k sotsializmu...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1959) 18 (2): 241–258.
Published: 01 February 1959
... tax law, for whereas the tax reliefs for herds produced in excess of plan dearly encourage sheep and cattle raising, the effect of the regular tax schedule may be actually to encourage cattle, horse, and camel raising. See Holzman F. D. , ‘Equity of the Livestock Tax of Outer Mongolia...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2022) 81 (2): 424–425.
Published: 01 May 2022
... is that communities that find themselves in high-biodiversity landscapes should not be forced to bear the costs of global conservation priorities. Hussain, through his personal experience with creating a compensatory mechanism for the loss of livestock due to predation (a livestock insurance program for farmers...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2008) 67 (1): 305–307.
Published: 01 February 2008
..., counted the livestock in the steppe, and examined Buddhist monasteries—all before he had reached his late thirties. In 1939 Simukov was arrested by the NKVD (People's Commisariat for Internal Affairs, the Soviet secret police) and disappeared in the Stalinist meat grinder, leaving two children, one...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (4): 865–889.
Published: 01 November 2020
... they produce creates environmental and health problems on a global scale. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc., 2020 2020 pigs China animals agriculture livestock food environment A farmer who doesn't raise pigs is like a scholar who doesn't read books. 種田不養豬,秀才不讀書 —An old...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1991) 50 (2): 308–340.
Published: 01 May 1991
... and Livestock Ecologies: A Geographic Analysis.” In Pastoralists and Nomads in South Asia , ed. Leshnik L. S. and Sontheimer G. D. . Wiesbaden : Otto Harrassowitz . Spencer George W. 1968 . “ Temple Money Lending and Livestock Distribution .” Indian Economic and Social History Review 5...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (1): 167–168.
Published: 01 February 1994
... on livestock and agricultural trade, and it is these ten chapters that make up the present volume. This volume can be best used by readers as a reference work chronicling developments in the turbulent decade of the 1980s. Seasoned specialists were recruited for the project and they employ many tables...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1996) 55 (3): 665–691.
Published: 01 August 1996
... Pastoral Regions: Problems and Solutions.” In The Wool Industry in China , edited by Longworth John . Victoria, Australia : Inkata Press . Yuman Liu . 1990 . “Economic Reform and the Livestock/pasture Imbalance in Pastoral Areas of China: A Case Study of the Problems and Counter Measures...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1963) 22 (2): 221–222.
Published: 01 February 1963
... often before by the author. Only the last forty pages deal specifically with his 1961 trip, and their main contribution is in the description of the form and operation of livestock cooperatives. Professor Lattimore concentrates on "mood" rather than specifics, and concludes that the Mongols have gained...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1950) 9 (3): 370–372.
Published: 01 May 1950
..., to develop agriculture and a limited amount of industry, and particularly to improve and increase the raising of livestock. In order to attain these aims, the 11th Congress of the republic adopted in 1947 a Five Year Plan for the period 1948/52 to increase the number of livestock by 50 per cent; to double...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (2): 351–363.
Published: 01 May 2018
... believed that Korea's road to economic growth, agricultural self-sufficiency, and political stability rested on the backs of livestock. He proposed importing 200,000 hatchling eggs and 300 pigs “to improve the quality of Korean chickens and swine” as well as 100 goats “to observe their adaptability...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2017) 76 (2): 423–436.
Published: 01 May 2017
... and location of the Karazhyra coal mine and the Atomic Lake, as well as several craters found throughout the site are freely accessible by local people living in and around the Polygon. These unsecured places are where people bring their livestock to feed. For a moderate price, others can visit these sites too...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1996) 55 (3): 718–719.
Published: 01 August 1996
... examination of the Turfan and Dunhuang contracts dating from about 600 to 900. These contracts ranged from government registers of land tenure to private agreements indicating ownership and obligations, divorce bills, and rental and purchase of land, slaves, livestock, and commodities. The market...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2002) 61 (3): 1047–1048.
Published: 01 August 2002
... aspirations in the broad context of a nomadic society experiencing (willy-nilly) rapid change. Her key indicators of the transformation are the practices that governed land use and livestock grazing. Her archival research reveals growing divisions among the nomads of western Siberia (the Little Horde). Some...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1991) 50 (1): 170–171.
Published: 01 February 1991
... potential economies of scale that exist in rice, field crops, and pasture-based raising of livestock. It may be noted that efficiencies in marketing are a principal component of economies of scale in agriculture. To offset the diseconomies of scale of submarginal farmers, the coops subsidize their marketing...