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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (1): 206–208.
Published: 01 February 2020
...Joon Hur A Place to Live: A New Translation of Yi Chung-hwan's T'aengniji, the Korean Classic for Choosing Settlements . Translated by Inshil Choe Yoon . Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press , 2019 . xiv, 229 pp. ISBN: 9780824877606 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (3): 720–722.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Stephen Dodd On Uneven Ground: Miyazawa Kenji and the Making of Place in Modern Japan . By Hoyt Long . Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press , 2012 . viii, 298 pp. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2013  2013 The name Miyazawa Kenji will be familiar...
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Figure 6. Local young women using the memorial as a meeting place, 2010. Photo: Belinda Lewis. More
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Journal of Asian Studies (2010) 69 (1): 294–296.
Published: 01 February 2010
... following the protests. In the 1990s, tapsa became a popular travel genre and set of practices in which individuals set out to personally investigate historical sites throughout Korea, including Kyŏngju; Namsan was seen as a particularly spiritual place because so many Buddhist relics were found...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2022) 81 (1): 205–207.
Published: 01 February 2022
.... Reflecting the Past draws on a remarkable corpus of both Japanese and Western scholarship to situate itself admirably within recent debates about the importance of place, time, and genre in premodern Japan. In this respect Brightwell's research is especially indebted to the scholarship of David Bialock...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2022) 81 (1): 225–226.
Published: 01 February 2022
...Wonseok Lee Pop City: Korean Popular Culture and the Selling of Place . By Youjeong Oh . Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press , 2018 . xi, 238 pp. ISBN: 9781501730719 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2022 2022 The global popularity of Korean popular...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (3): 800–802.
Published: 01 August 2021
...Ethan Hawkley Asian Place, Filipino Nation: A Global Intellectual History of the Philippine Revolution, 1887–1912 . By Nicole CuUnjieng Aboitiz . New York : Columbia University Press , 2020 . vii, 256 pp. ISBN: 9780231192156 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2022) 81 (1): 119–129.
Published: 01 February 2022
... articulate the stakes of being out of place in time. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2022 2022 postponement prematurity queer and transgender activism sigisangjo South Korea temporality The South Korean Candlelight Protests of 2016–17 succeeded in achieving what many...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (3): 780–782.
Published: 01 August 2021
...Pia Brancaccio Sarnath: A Critical History of the Place Where Buddhism Began . By Frederick M. Asher . Los Angeles : Getty Research Institute , 2020 . xi, 192 pp. ISBN: 9781606066164 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc., 2021 2021 The site of Sarnath...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1946) 5 (3): 351–355.
Published: 01 May 1946
...Mary S. Benson America's place in the world . By Nathaniel Peffer . New York : Viking Press , 1945 . 236 p. $2.75. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1946 1946 BOOK REVIEWS 351 islands, their geological origin, and their potential military value, as well...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2015) 74 (3): 749–750.
Published: 01 August 2015
...Nathaniel M. Smith Taiko Boom: Japanese Drumming in Place and Motion . By Shawn Bender . Berkeley : University of California Press , 2012 . 280 pp. $65.00 (cloth); $29.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2015  2015 The rousing beat of the taiko drum...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (3): 793–794.
Published: 01 August 2020
... against colonial and foreign authorities in the cities. As a China-India comparative scholar, this reviewer admires Mark Frazier's audacious undertaking in The Power of Place —comparing a century's contentious politics in Shanghai and Mumbai—but also understands that the book may have difficulty...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (3): 783–785.
Published: 01 August 2021
...Westin Harris Reciting the Goddess: Narratives of Place and the Making of Hinduism in Nepal . By Jessica Vantine Birkenholtz . New York : Oxford University Press , 2018 . xx, 321 pp. ISBN: 9780199341160 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc., 2021 2021...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (4): 1131–1132.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Kevin W. Fogg Forging Islamic Power and Place: The Legacy of Shaykh Dā’ūd bin ‘Abd Allāh Al-Faṭāni in Mecca and Southeast Asia . By Francis R. Bradley . Honolulu : University of Hawai‘i Press , 2016 . 232 pp. ISBN: 9780824851613 (cloth, also available as e-book). Copyright ©...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (1): 239–241.
Published: 01 February 2020
... ideal and lived reality may matter most to those removed from the situation in Burma. “But the people of Burma do not have the luxury of absolutes,” Roberts cautions (p. ix). Otherwise put, “irony is the refuge of the educated.” 2 With succinct prose across six chapters, Roberts places irony aside...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (3): 712–714.
Published: 01 August 2019
... policy toward India and Pakistan with its myriad contradictions and abrupt shifts, and the concerted attempts to dislodge the Soviets following their invasion and occupation of Afghanistan. The overall quality of The Most Dangerous Place is excellent. It is nevertheless possible to highlight a few...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (1): 103–128.
Published: 01 February 2020
... aspects of the Indian cooperative movement and can be placed in the recently established subdiscipline of global history. I have already noted some of the connections to continental Europe in the fledgling stage of the primary societies in India, summarized with Nicholson's “find Raiffeisen.” However...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1945) 4 (4): 393–394.
Published: 01 August 1945
...John Gilbert Reid China looks forward . By Sun Fo . New York : The John Day Company , 1944 . xvi, 276 pp. $3.00. China takes her place . By Carl Crow . New York : Harper & Brothers , 1944 . xxi, 282 pp. $2.75. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1945...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1971) 30 (3): 703–705.
Published: 01 May 1971
... of Central Place Concepts and Their Application. A Case Study of Eastern Maharashtra . By Sudhir Wanmali . Hyderabad : National Institute of Community Development , 1970 . viii, 94 pp. Maps, Diagrams, Tables, Bibliography. Rs. 12.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1971 1971...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1978) 37 (3): 570–572.
Published: 01 May 1978
...Wayne E. Begley Ajaṇṭā: Its Place in Buddhist Art . By Sheila L. Weiner . Berkeley : University of California Press , 1977 . xx, 194 pp. Maps, Figures, Plates, Bibliography, Index. $14.75 Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1978 1978 570 JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES...