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Journal of Asian Studies (2022) 81 (4): 707–725.
Published: 01 November 2022
..., deepening divides. This article argues that the need to protect the spiritual domain from the polluting touch of the material domain led to the breakdown of communicative rationality. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2022 2022 caste commensurability communicative rationality...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1980) 39 (3): 525–531.
Published: 01 May 1980
...Zhang Kaiyuan Abstract Before Liberation, the history of the revolution of 1911 fell within the domain of Kuomintang party history. Although numerous publications appeared, some of which possessed historical value, generally speaking an orthodox point of view occupied the dominant position. Many...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (2): 273–297.
Published: 01 May 2013
..., on the other hand, is an ‘inner’ domain bearing the ‘essential’ marks of cultural identity. The greater one's success in imitating Western skills in the material domain, therefore, the greater the need to preserve the distinctness of one's spiritual culture. (Chatterjee 1995 , 6) Starting in the second...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (3): 677–678.
Published: 01 August 2019
... convincingly argued. More focused attention on why such a topic matters, what larger insights can be retrieved from a marginal domain that few have probably heard of, or perhaps even how certain historical methods enable us to understand or do history (Japanese or otherwise) better would have greatly enhanced...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1983) 42 (3): 656–659.
Published: 01 May 1983
... on the organizing category: there are fewer differences among the contending "interpretations" than the editors and perhaps even the contributors wish to recognize. This becomes clear if we agree that the essays seek to show a necessary relationship between Editor's note: The following material is not a review...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2011) 70 (2): 581–582.
Published: 01 May 2011
... imposed by the center, one would expect a follow-up study to be more sensitive to the contributions of the periphery. Indeed, Vaporis has written a study based mainly on archival material left behind by the Tosa domain. The particular strength of this book lies in its presentation of information from...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1955) 15 (1): 37–56.
Published: 01 November 1955
... of activity which had few parallels in the history of Japanese institutions. The new feudal lords and the domains, or han, which they held represented the harnessing of social and material energies on a new unprecedented scale.17 Forged out of the great civil wars of the fifteenth century, the daimyo domains...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1985) 44 (4): 892–893.
Published: 01 August 1985
... hides the considerable methodological and conceptual sophistication of the work. The book forcibly illustrates the differences between expressed belief and actual behavior, particularly in the domain of food. Using the concept of ideology as script that actors interpret and manipulate, Laderman stresses...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (1): 27–48.
Published: 01 February 2021
...Erik Mueggler Abstract In 1533, Lady Qu, native prefect of Wuding Prefecture in northern Yunnan, sponsored the inscription of two texts on a cliff face at the center of her domain. One was in Nasu, the language of the ruling lineage; the other was in Chinese. Both commemorated the long, powerful...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1960) 19 (3): 255–272.
Published: 01 May 1960
.... In other words, the material can properly be used in a discussion of domain revenues, but would be suspect as a means of determining the burden of taxation on the farmer. Rather less than half the total number of domains are represented in the figures given here,3 but in selecting those to be examined...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1967) 26 (3): 494–495.
Published: 01 May 1967
... in general which eventually brought a decisive relaxation of the system in 1862. In all this Dr. Tsukahira is concerned to argue two main points: first, that san\in\otai contributed materially to the impoverishment both of the domains and of the samurai, and hence to the processes by which Tokugawa society...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1985) 44 (3): 676–677.
Published: 01 May 1985
... insight into the vast quantity of material available; the omissions force the serious reader to consult the original. The volume constitutes an attractive and accessible packaging of van VoUenhoven's scholarship, but for the researcher it must be seen as a prelude to, not a substitute for, delving...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1992) 51 (2): 269–286.
Published: 01 May 1992
... project). Matsumae han to Matsumae {The Matsumae domain and Matsumae} 27: entire issue. Leupp Gary. 1989 . “‘One Drink from a Gourd’: Servants, Shophands, and Laborers in the Cities of Tokugawa Japan.” Ph.D. diss., University of Michigan . Mendels Franklin. 1972 . “ Proto...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2004) 63 (1): 172–173.
Published: 01 February 2004
... experience. Slingerland relies on two basic premises of this approach. The rst is that cognition depends on mapping correspondences across domains, that is, on nding correspondences between two sets that assign to each element in the rst a counterpart in the second (p. 21). Secondly, human cognition...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1989) 48 (1): 228–229.
Published: 01 February 1989
..., precedent has no place in shari^a, so what we see is an English law form being imposed. Mead has done a very fine job in indicating these sorts of issues in the lower court proceedings. M. B. HOOKER University of Kent at Canterbury Mamboru: History and Structure in a Domain of Northwestern Sumba. By R O D...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1997) 56 (1): 223–225.
Published: 01 February 1997
... the material circumstances of their lives. There have been points in history when "nearly 70 percent of the village population was female" (p. 183) and today women residents still significantly outnumber males. Playing its giant part here is Bombay. The city's industrial swelling, from colonial times...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1963) 22 (3): 293–303.
Published: 01 May 1963
... and secular domain since the death of his father in 1950; Trinlay Rinpoche, the younger brother of Dachen Rinpoche, who from time to time acted as his elder brother's representative in religious and secular affairs; Dezhung Rinpoche, an erudite lama from Khams, who is the official man of learning and tutor...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1980) 39 (2): 441–442.
Published: 01 February 1980
... social life is ordered by them" (introduction). Drawing upon the classic center-periphery distinction, Wessing develops a structural analysis of Sundanese cosmology based on two pairs of oppositions. "The first opposition (in-out) is used to delimit the domain of interaction, that is, to circumscribe...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1993) 52 (3): 725–728.
Published: 01 August 1993
... and thought: Elisonas on "Christianity and the Daimyo"; Bito on early Tokugawa thought and religion; "History and Nature in Eighteenth-century Tokugawa Thought" (Tetsuo Najita); and (4) popular culture: Susan Hanley on material culture and lifestyles, and Donald Shively on urban culture, education...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1955) 14 (3): 418–422.
Published: 01 May 1955
... Yoshikado attempted to cut off and appropriate the public domain. However, as Ishimoda points out, though the means employed were deplorable and clearly illegal, the actual appropriation of the public lands was permitted by the government insofar as infringement was not made upon lands "necessary...