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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (4): 801–811.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Ronojoy Sen Abstract In early 2013, India's then comptroller and auditor general (CAG), Vinod Rai, while delivering a speech at Harvard University's Kennedy School, wondered whether his office should be confined to being “mere accountants.” That this question could be raised in a public forum...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (4): 1035.
Published: 01 November 2013
.... Reference Sen Ronojoy . 2013 . Going Beyond Mere Accounting: The Changing Role of India's Auditor General . Journal of Asian Studies 72 ( 4 ). 10.1017/S0021911813001642 ...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2007) 66 (3): 849–852.
Published: 01 August 2007
...Gérard Siary Mémoires d'une Éphémère (954–974) par la mère de Fujiwara no Michitsuna . [Memoirs of an Ephemera (954–974) by Fujiwara no Michitsuna's Mother]. Translated from the Japanese [ Kagerō nikki ] into French by Jacqueline Pigeot . Paris : Collège de France, Institut des Hautes...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1959) 18 (2): 310–318.
Published: 01 February 1959
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (1): 27–48.
Published: 01 February 2021
... line of Né (or Yi) native chieftains to which Lady Qu was heir. Yet they gave contradictory accounts of the forms of chiefly succession, sources of political authority, and geopolitical position of the native domain. The inscriptions show that chiefly sovereignty was neither merely embodied...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1942) 2 (1): 48–57.
Published: 01 November 1942
...Raden Abdulkadir Widjojoatmodjo Abstract Until the arrival of the Europeans, sea traffic to the Indies was merely coastal. Sailing ships went from port to port along the coasts. As the Strait of Malacca was, of old, the gateway to the Indonesian Archipelago, it is no wonder that Islam...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (3): 587–609.
Published: 01 August 2013
... in occupied China in order to manufacture what they termed “Sino-Japanese amity.” Public expressions by the Yokohama Chinese contributed to this narrative, but these Chinese were not merely puppets. They actively negotiated the meanings and practices of collaborationism to fulfill local needs. By examining...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1967) 26 (2): 189–195.
Published: 01 February 1967
... require a large number of articles, monographs, and fresh syntheses. Since the purpose of this paper is merely to stimulate further discussion and research, I hope to be excused for making a few highly tentative generalizations. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1967 1967 1...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1961) 20 (3): 317–329.
Published: 01 May 1961
... was the golden age, not merely of turncoats, but of mediocrities.” 1 To Murdoch the Sengoku period was a “vile” age when the Japanese people showed, as he put it, a “lust for war and slaughter … utterly beyond human control,” and only the timely arrival of the “great trio” of daimyo, Nobunaga, Hideyoshi...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1960) 19 (3): 255–272.
Published: 01 May 1960
... as examples for each of these generalisations. On the other hand, it is never very clear whether the examples themselves are typical or merely random, how far they approximate to or differ from the norm. Nor has there been much attempt to discover whether the wide differences which existed between one domain...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2016) 75 (1): 19–30.
Published: 01 February 2016
... leaders that assess the ratio of broken eggs to finished omelets. Reading them together with the body of reviews provokes questions about how biography as a genre can usefully address historical analysis and moral judgment. How much could a single leader transform China? Did Deng merely inherit...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (1): 45–74.
Published: 01 February 2019
...Younjung Oh Abstract From the 1920s to the early 1940s, Japanese department stores provided Japanese urban middle-class households with art and artifacts from China, Korea, Taiwan, and Southeast Asia. The department stores not merely sold art and artifacts from Japan's Asian neighbors but also...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1948) 8 (1): 34–44.
Published: 01 November 1948
... of Islam , we find merely fragmentary descriptions regarding the subject. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1948 1948 THE STRUCTURE OF MOSLEM SOCIETY IN INNER MONGOLIA* SHINOBU IWAMURA Yokosuka, Japan CHINA OCCUPIES an important place in the Islamic world, but Islam in China...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1948) 7 (4): 354–367.
Published: 01 August 1948
..., under which the United States relinquished extraterritorial rights in China. The new treaty should thus have occasioned no surprise since it was intended merely as a routine instrument for facilitating commercial relations between the two countries. 35 Suggested charter, art. 78, par. 3...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (4): 855–877.
Published: 01 November 2018
..., not merely in “filling in gaps” in archival sources, but in challenging hegemonic historiographical paradigms. 1 Coming from a Greek word meaning “again rubbed smooth,” a palimpsest is a text that has been written over in multiple layers. 2 For further discussion, see P. Thompson ( 1978 , 91...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (2): 379–387.
Published: 01 May 2019
... opposition posed itself as an active political force and not merely as a detached or abstract form of remonstrance. Through their activist political interventions and in the ensuing contingent realization of an incipient mass movement—incomplete, urban-based, and often elitist, to be sure—a new political...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1971) 30 (4): 797–814.
Published: 01 August 1971
... as introduced through Japan. In general, the rewards for voluntary surrender and confession were reduced to mere reduction of punishment, but the scope was broadened to include crimes such as homicide, for which restitution was impossible. When the Chinese Communists first began developing a legal system...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1974) 34 (1): 7–25.
Published: 01 November 1974
... the significance of ancestors in Balinese society, where legends and rituals commemorating specific deceased leaders are no mere antiquarian escape from the present nor a pale reflection of more practical realities, but an active commentary on, and a contributing force to, a group's internal dynamics and self...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (2): 309–328.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Lauren Meeker Abstract In popular Buddhist practice in rural northern Vietnam, moral personhood does not merely belong to the self but is embedded in the intersubjective relationship among individuals, the gods, and the community. The inner moral person, characterized as heart/mind ( tâm...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1957) 16 (3): 387–400.
Published: 01 May 1957
...James B. Parsons Abstract Studies of peasant rebellions in China are significant because of the key role such disturbances have played in Chinese history. Merely from the point of view of numbers one is impressed by the many references to agrarian violence in the historical records of the various...