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Journal of Asian Studies (2009) 68 (2): 664–667.
Published: 01 May 2009
...John Miksic Leaves of the Same Tree: Trade and Ethnicity in the Straits of Melaka . By Leonard Y. Andaya . Honolulu : University of Hawai‘i Press , 2008 . x , 1 pp. $58.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2009 2009 This book is a daring...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1990) 49 (4): 1012–1013.
Published: 01 November 1990
...Robert L. Winzeler The Baba of Melaka: Culture and Identity in a Chinese Peranakan Community in Malaysia . By Tan Chee Beng . Selangor (Malaysia) : Pelandok Publications , 1988 . xxii, 297 pp. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1990 1990 1012 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1990) 49 (4): 1010–1012.
Published: 01 November 1990
... rather than to Indonesia is, moreover, not considered here. But the primary virtue of the book is the author's careful discussions of the multiple norms and ideas that shape Samosir society, and these are of significant value. J O H N R. BOWEN Washington University The Baba of Melaka: Culture...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1980) 39 (4): 872–875.
Published: 01 August 1980
..., not because Raffles's Singapore was a new political entity, a new economic creation. Rather, it came because through much of the nineteenth century Singapore functioned as a maritime state much like the Malay sultanate of Melaka in the fifteenth century or even Johor-Riau in the eighteenth. From the outset...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2003) 62 (2): 497–529.
Published: 01 May 2003
... . Guan Kwa Chong . 1998 . “From Melaka to Singapura: The Evolution of an Emporium.” In Port Cities and Trade in Western Southeast Asia . Bangkok : Chulalongkorn University, Institute of Asian Studies . Leach E. R. 1977 . Political Systems of Highland Burma: A Study of Kachin Social...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1993) 52 (3): 700–701.
Published: 01 August 1993
... gave rise to a persistent conflict between two tendencies in Portuguese Asia, one favoring royal centralization, the other expressing the outlook of fidalgo traders and freebooters. Hence the contrast between Afonso de Albuquerque, conqueror of Goa and Melaka, and the next Viceroy, Lope Soares de...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2017) 76 (4): 907–928.
Published: 01 November 2017
... financial network across India would be another. On the water, Chaudhuri's ( 1985 ) triple segmentation deriving from the alternation of the monsoons is useful: South China to the Straits of Melaka, to Malabar and Gujarat, to the Strait of Hormuz and Gulf of Aden. These can be visualized as the western...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1985) 44 (2): 453–455.
Published: 01 February 1985
... history has been worked into a competently written account that links modern Malaya to its most distant origins and, at the same time, integrates the history of the Malay world into that of Southeast Asia and the rest of the world. Likewise, the history of the area after the fall of Melaka has become...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1993) 52 (3): 698–700.
Published: 01 August 1993
... to a persistent conflict between two tendencies in Portuguese Asia, one favoring royal centralization, the other expressing the outlook of fidalgo traders and freebooters. Hence the contrast between Afonso de Albuquerque, conqueror of Goa and Melaka, and the next Viceroy, Lope Soares de Albergaria, who proclaimed...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1991) 50 (4): 995–998.
Published: 01 November 1991
...), while the two concluding chapters (Saharil Talib on Terengganu and D. S. Ranjit Singh on Brunei) return to the Straits of Melaka and the Malay Peninsula region, which acquired a new significance with the rise of Singapore in the early nineteenth century. The collection 996 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1988) 47 (1): 91.
Published: 01 February 1988
... are contemporary to whatever age and place one happens to be discussing. For Southeast Asia, texts such as the Adat Acheh and Undang2 Melaka show a Malay response to the use of the classical definitions in the Malay world. From the eighteenth century onward, both the Dutch and the British redefined Islam...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1988) 47 (1): 91–92.
Published: 01 February 1988
... on. These definitions are historical, and their applications are contemporary to whatever age and place one happens to be discussing. For Southeast Asia, texts such as the Adat Acheh and Undang2 Melaka show a Malay response to the use of the classical definitions in the Malay world. From the eighteenth century onward...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1986) 45 (3): 545–561.
Published: 01 May 1986
... . 1972 . Esquisse d'une Theorie de la Pratique [Outline of a Theory of Practice]. Geneva : Droz . Bowen John . 1983 . “Cultural Models for Historical Genealogies: The Case of the Melaka Sultanate.” In Melaka: the Transformation of a Malay Capital c. 1400–1980 , ed. Sandhu K. S...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1987) 46 (3): 555–582.
Published: 01 August 1987
... Sharon . 1980 . “ Pulai: Memories of a Gold Mining Settlement in Ulu Kelantan .” Journal of the Malaysian Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society 53 , no. 1 : 50 – 67 . Chan Kok Eng . 1983 . “The Eurasians of Melaka.” In Melaka: The Transformation of a Malay Capital, c. 1406–1980 , ed. Sandhu...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2005) 64 (1): 261–262.
Published: 01 February 2005
... Chinese of Melaka, a well-delineated acculturated group of Malayspeaking Chinese with a long and well-documented history of dynamic adaptation to Malay culture, among whom Tan conducted extensive eldwork in the past, the perhaps equally acculturated Terengganu Chinese do not identify themselves as Baba...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2022) 81 (4): 791–792.
Published: 01 November 2022
... digests such as the Undang-undang Melaka , two different rulings or penalties for the same offense are often presented as being expressions of adat kanun (established rules) and hukum Allah (the law of God), respectively. Through a number of other Malay works in this genre of legal digest...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1987) 46 (2): 459–460.
Published: 01 May 1987
... civilization as a sort of diminished mixture at the margins of the great civilizations of China and India. This perspective is clear in the reference (p. 10) to the founders of Melaka as "a group of exiled Sumatran Hindus." Other examples 460 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES include references to "the Hindu...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2004) 63 (3): 757–758.
Published: 01 August 2004
... identity in this interaction. Leonard Andaya, an authority on Malay and Bugis history, here extends his purview to Minangkabau in West Sumatra. He suggests that Minangkabau replaced Malayu as the dominant identity marker of the upland region when Melaka appropriated the term Malayu in the late fteenth...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1991) 50 (4): 994–995.
Published: 01 November 1991
... on Brunei) return to the Straits of Melaka and the Malay Peninsula region, which acquired a new significance with the rise of Singapore in the early nineteenth century. The collection ...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1990) 49 (3): 706–707.
Published: 01 August 1990
... units of analysis to explain the migration of the Malays in historical periods, that is, before the existence of the said nation-states. This is because oral and written Malay literary and historical sources inform us that Melaka, Mataram, Srivijaya, Palembang, RiauLingga, Sulu, Pattani, Acheh...