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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (3): 579–588.
Published: 01 August 2020
... and postwar establishment of the World Health Organization; Cold War medical diplomacy; and Chinese models of primary health care during the 1970s. These case studies together show that Chinese physicians and administrators helped shape concepts and practices of “global health” even before that term rose...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2024) 83 (1): 1–4.
Published: 01 February 2024
...Joseph S. Alter Beyond the new insights that Kang provides on contraband diplomacy in premodern East Asia, his analysis draws attention to the globalized context within which smuggling reflects new kinds of power and, consequently, expanded boundaries for what is considered legal and by whom...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1975) 35 (1): 131–134.
Published: 01 November 1975
... portrayal of the thirties as a time when the military rose up, seized power, and launched Japan on a course of aggression in which "diplomacy became almost impossible" (p. 199), and their characterization of the complex Manchurian Incident as a plot launched by young officers merely as an "excuse" to seize...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1965) 25 (1): 134–135.
Published: 01 November 1965
.... The author does not attempt to grapple with such burning questions as whether the kind of confrontations that lead to war can be prevented by astute and conscientious diplomacy; whether open or secret diplomacy is more promising; whether diplomacy can hope to escape from unrealistic attitudes and nationalist...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1963) 23 (1): 130–131.
Published: 01 November 1963
...Otis H. Shao China's Cultural Diplomacy . By Herbert Passin . New York : Frederick A. Praeger , Publisher, 1962 . vi , 133 . $4.50. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1963 1963 130 JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES alists to visit the Soviet Union; and he became...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1985) 45 (1): 129–130.
Published: 01 November 1985
... developments and the evolution of policies in Russia and China," diplomacy and its attendant politics understandably enough serve as the organizing principles and the main basis for making chronological divisions. Political events are skillfully presented and are surprisingly full for a short account. Quested...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1966) 26 (1): 105–106.
Published: 01 November 1966
... of the social sciences since 1949. In a final chapter the author appraises present conditions and prospects for the development of science and technology. There are several appendices containing regulations and names of board members of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, the academies of medical and agricultural...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1983) 42 (3): 644–646.
Published: 01 May 1983
...; and private individuals could best provoke the yamen to action by submitting complaints written by a licensed documentwriting shop. Questions that pertain to medical and intellectual issues are more difficult but more interesting. The train of texts inspired by Sung Tz'u's book suggests we ought to see his...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1993) 52 (1): 161–163.
Published: 01 February 1993
...Warren I. Cohen U.S.–Japan Alliance Diplomacy 1945–1990 . By Roger Buckley . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 1992 . xiv, 225 pp. $49.95. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1993 1993 BOOK REVIEWS JAPAN 161 social interaction, ritual observances...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1993) 52 (1): 142–144.
Published: 01 February 1993
... on the order of the Cambridge histories. The contributors are, for the most part, senior scholars who each present succinct treatments of key topics. Readers will find the material on military, economic, and cultural issues most interesting; the selections on politics and diplomacy, although useful, are less...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (4): 969–970.
Published: 01 November 2013
... to the natural rhythm of the universe. This type of correspondence, argues Brindley, functions as a source of religious authority, as it allows the sage to use his knowledge of the structure of the cosmos to foretell the future through divination. The book concludes with chapter 6, which examines the medical...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1974) 34 (1): 222–224.
Published: 01 November 1974
... is that it does not tell us enough about either China or America. To be certain, it adds color and depth to many interesting and important aspects of the Sino-Western cultural confrontation Protestant evangelism, the introduction of Western science and technology, international diplomacy, imperialism, and even...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1974) 34 (1): 220–222.
Published: 01 November 1974
... farm in Framingham, Massachusetts, to his graduate student days in medical and religious studies at Yale. From this sketch emerges a young man deeply imbued with a sense of religious commitment, but unsure as to the direction this commitment should take. Gulick describes with great sensitivity...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1990) 49 (1): 173–175.
Published: 01 February 1990
... to supersede the well-entrenched but increasingly obsolete and immobilist budget-primacy system. Collick provides an expertly and elegantly crafted review of the history of Japanese social-security and welfare policies in general and the highly politicized issues of free medical care for the aged...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1993) 52 (4): 968–970.
Published: 01 November 1993
... construction of its etiology by the affected villagers. In contrast to the large body of research on East and South Asian medical systems, studies of Islamic health care traditions are sparse. Byron Good and Mary-Jo Del Vecchio Good, drawing on fieldwork in Iran, continue to augment this literature...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1956) 15 (4): 639–640.
Published: 01 August 1956
... Etrangere. No. 6, Dec. 1955: 659-778. No. 1, Feb. 1956: 1-120. Spotlight on Asia. By GUY WINT. Baltimore: Penguin, 1956. 222. Note, Maps. 65>5 (paper). The Meaning of Yalta. Big Three Diplomacy and the New Balance of Power. Ed. JOHN L. SNELL et al. Forword by Paul H. Clyde. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2004) 63 (1): 144–146.
Published: 01 February 2004
...T. H. Barrett Buddhism, Diplomacy, and Trade: The Realignment of Sino-Indian Relations, 600–1400 . By Tansen Sen . Asian Interactions and Comparisons : Published with the Association for Asian Studies . Honolulu : University of Hawai'i Press , 2003 . xvi , 388 pp. $55.00 (cloth...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1945) 4 (4): 408–412.
Published: 01 August 1945
... of the Pacific, 62 Stefansson (eds 280 Democracy: Romulo, 190 Geopolitics: Gyorgy, 76 Dennett, Tyler, review of Ten years in Japan, 5 3 Germany Deutschman, Zygmunt, Public Health and postwar problem: Moulton and Marlio, 284 Medical Services in the Philippines, 148 Gilbert, William H., Jr., Peoples of India, 63...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1963) 23 (1): 131.
Published: 01 November 1963
... REVIEWS 131 carries on an active and comprehensive program of exchange with China. The activities of this program take on new meaning when we view them in the context of the developing Sino-Soviet disputes. Although it is difficult to ascertain the effectiveness of Communist China's cultural diplomacy...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1950) 10 (1): 99–104.
Published: 01 November 1950
... with China, by Senators Pat McCarran, Styles Bridges, Kenneth S. Wherry, and William F. Knowland, mimeographed, n.d. [1949]. 9 p. “New China News Agency analystical refutation of American White Paper,” The China digest (Hongkong), September 7, 1949. Paul M. A. Linebarger, “The failure of secret diplomacy...