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Journal of Asian Studies (2005) 64 (3): 739–742.
Published: 01 August 2005
...). Alex McKay . vol. 2 , The Medieval Period: C. 850–1895; The Development of Buddhist Paramountcy ., xiii , 789 pp London and New York : RoutledgeCurzon , 2003 . £450 (cloth). Alex McKay . vol. 3 , The Modern Period; 1895–1959; The Encounter with Modernity ., xiv , 737 pp London...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1965) 24 (2): 348–349.
Published: 01 February 1965
...Mark Naidis Paramountcy Under Dalhousie . By Sri Nandan Prasad . Delhi : Ranjit Publishers , 1964 , xxxi, 222 . Rs. 16 or 25 shillings. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1965 1965 348 JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES subcontinent in the period prior to 1900. Beginning...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1989) 48 (4): 911–912.
Published: 01 November 1989
...Karen Leonard Hyderabad and British Paramountcy, 1858–1883 . By Bharati Ray . Delhi : Oxford University Press , 1988 . xviii, 232 pp. $19.95. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1989 1989 BOOK REVIEWS SOUTH ASIA 9 1 1 facilities brought down the infant and general...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1947) 6 (2): 139–167.
Published: 01 February 1947
... study in diplomacy. For four years, the Island Empire sought by every means short of war to establish its position of paramountcy in North China. Intrigue on a vast scale, involving official proclamations, “spontaneous” autonomy movements, organized smuggling, threats of reprisals, and even direct...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1965) 24 (2): 347–348.
Published: 01 February 1965
... whereby Muslim thought crystallized during those particular years into a successful struggle for an independent state. Despite these shortcomings, however, the book remains a useful contribution to the study of Islamic history. MARY LOUISE BECKER Washington, D. C. Paramountcy Under Dalhousie. By SRI...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1965) 24 (2): 349–350.
Published: 01 February 1965
... being more than normally independence, but the political sanction for able in predicting the reaction of the Indian annexation was derived from the assertion of masses, even those of Islamic allegiance. paramountcy. Perhaps Rothermund goes overboard in at- In an interesting chapter on the economic...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1989) 48 (4): 910–911.
Published: 01 November 1989
.... NAYAR University of Kerala HyderabadandBritish Paramountcy, 1858-1883. By BHARATI RAY. Delhi: Oxford University Press, 1988. xviii, 232 pp. $19.95. Bharati Ray's book focuses on British paramountcy, the development of imperial policy toward India's princely states, and its implementation in Hyderabad...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1970) 29 (2): 474–475.
Published: 01 February 1970
... and the British succeeded in denying the royal prerogative of appointing the heirapparent (chapter III). Soon the states of Rajaputana attracted British attention. Using internal chaos and disorder as pretexts, they set out to undermine Mughal paramountcy by secretly encouraging the Rajputs to refrain from...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1970) 29 (2): 475–476.
Published: 01 February 1970
... and disorder as pretexts, they set out to undermine Mughal paramountcy by secretly encouraging the Rajputs to refrain from expressing their subordination to the emperor, and to divert it to the British instead. Thus, the Maratha influence was eliminated from western India as the British assumed paramountcy...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1967) 26 (4): 735–737.
Published: 01 August 1967
... beens" to justify a possible solution of the Kashmir problem through a scheme of partition of the state (ch. 9). The principal hypothesis of Mr. Lamb's historical survey is to trace the Kashmir question to the incompleteness of partition in 1947, especially in regard to Paramountcy. While it is true...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1975) 34 (3): 717–753.
Published: 01 May 1975
..., exclusive control of particular offices. But they were obliged to compete with alternative lineages. The result was that lineages shared authority and power diachronically and synchronically. 4. The situation of princely states under paramountcy evoked the situation of client states in international systems...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1977) 36 (4): 767.
Published: 01 August 1977
... writes: "The Turks, as well as their successors the Moguls, generally sought paramountcy rather than empire, suzerainty rather than sovereignty, and superintendence rather than control" (p. 86). As for individuals, Lord Curzon is characterized as "able, arrogant, eloquent and industrious," one who...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1967) 27 (1): 133.
Published: 01 November 1967
..., the hierarchical structure is highly unclear; and the process of control is only vaguely suggested. The limited sources used are dated. The paramountcy of politics in the PLA warrants a much more careful and systematic investigation of the control apparatus than what is offered here. Lest the foregoing comments...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2010) 69 (1): 302–303.
Published: 01 February 2010
..., such collaboration assuring the princes (and the women rulers, in the case of Bhopal) an honorable position within the British paramountcy. Whenever a prince was a liability rather than an asset for British interests, as Fiona Groenhout illustrates, the colonial power employed means to discredit and depose him...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1976) 35 (4): 704.
Published: 01 August 1976
... to the promised lapse of paramountcy. Sir Conrad contends that and Change. BY K. SURESH SINGH. New Delhi: People's Publishing House, 1975. xiii, 312 pp. Appendix, Glossary, Bibliography, Map. Rs. 45 ...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (1): 251–252.
Published: 01 February 1994
... demands (usually for money and manpower). 252 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES The heart of Indirect Rule in India is an account of the transformation of the Residents from commercial envoys to agents of British paramountcy, from the birth of the Residency system in 1764 to the revolt of 1857. Fisher...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1984) 43 (2): 355–356.
Published: 01 February 1984
... continued to resist strenuously all efforts to erode British paramountcy in India. Certainly few could have imagined that in thirty-five years India would be independent. Any doubts that the founders of New Delhi might have harbored about the longevity of the British Raj were conspicuously denied...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1980) 39 (3): 627–628.
Published: 01 May 1980
... by scholars. Yazdani's study focuses upon Henry Russell, the East India Company's Resident at Hyderabad from 1811 to 1820. When Russell took the post, the Company was but one power among several contending for paramountcy in Central India and the Deccan. By 1820, when Russell resigned and sailed for England...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1980) 39 (3): 626–627.
Published: 01 May 1980
... contending for paramountcy in Central India and the Deccan. By 1820, when Russell resigned and sailed for England, the Company was supreme. The region's political network had been transformed by English victories over the Marathas and Pindaris. Yazdani credits Russell's firm management with maintaining...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1978) 38 (1): 158–159.
Published: 01 November 1978
..., if not more, the paramountcy of voluntarism. Munro implies, quite unwarrantedly, that Confucianism views human nature as permanent, not subject to change. In fact, Confucius himself subscribed to a changeability view very similar to Mao's concept of man as described by Munro. Confucius once said of BOOK...