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Published: 01 February 2014
Figure 1. Staging the Japanese-language play Ch'unhyang chŏn . Reprinted with permission from the Tsubouchi Shōyō Theater Museum. More
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Published: 01 February 2014
Figure 2. Advertising the play as “the handshake of the art of Naisen ittai ” ( Naesŏn ilch'e yesul ŭi aksu ). Reprinted from Maeil sinbo . More
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Journal of Asian Studies (1981) 40 (2): 428–430.
Published: 01 February 1981
...Benedict R. O'G. Anderson The Struggle of the Naga Tribe: A Play . By W. S. Rendra . Translated and introduced by Max Lane . New York : St. Martin's Press , 1980 . xli , 101 pp. Translator's Preface and Introduction, Appendixes. $16.95. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1955) 14 (2): 275–278.
Published: 01 February 1955
...Donald Shively The Battles of Coxinga: Chikamatsu's Puppet Play, Its Background and Importance . By Donald Keene . Cambridge Oriental Series No. 4. London : Taylor's Foreign Press , 1951 . x, 205 . Bibliography, index. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1955 1955...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (2): 569–571.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Stanley Thangaraj Nation at Play: A History of Sport in India . By Ronojoy Sen . New York : Columbia University Press , 2015 . 400 pp. ISBN: 9780231164900 (cloth, also available as e-book). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2018  2018 Ronojoy Sen provides...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1944) 4 (1): 71–72.
Published: 01 November 1944
...Meribeth E. Cameron The phoenix and the dwarfs, A play in three acts . By George E. Taylor and George Savage . New York : The Macmillan Company , 1944 , xxxiv, 119 pp., $2.50. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1944 1944 BOOK REVIEWS 71 S. M. Wadham and K. H...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1975) 34 (3): 860–862.
Published: 01 May 1975
...Donald K. Emmerson The Ramayana and the Malay Shadow-Play . By P. L. Amin Sweeney . Kuala Lumpur : The National University of Malaysia Press , 1972 . xiii, 464 pp. Illustrations, Tables, Glossary, Works Cited, Index. $15.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1975...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1995) 54 (1): 258–259.
Published: 01 February 1995
...Margaret Sarkissian 258 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES Malaysian Shadow Play and Music: Continuity of an Oral Tradition. By PATRICIA M A T U S K Y . Kuala Lumpur: Oxford University Press, 1994. xiv, 149 pp- $49.95. It's good to see this first ethnomusicological study of Malay wayang kulit finally...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1998) 57 (1): 284–286.
Published: 01 February 1998
...Robert L. Winzeler Voices from the Rainforest: Testimonies of a Threatened People . By Bruno Manser . Translated by Anthony Dixon and Johanna Veth . Kuala Lumpur : Bruno Manser Foundation and INSAN , 1996 . viii, 294 pp. $20.00. Power Play: Why the Bakun Hydroelectric Project...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1996) 55 (4): 1027–1030.
Published: 01 November 1996
...Robert A. Hueckstedt Poétique du théâtre indien: Lectures du Nāṭyaśāstra . By Lyne Bansat-Boudon . Publications de l'École française d'Extrême-Orient, Vol. 169. Paris : École française d'Extrême-Orient , 1992 . 521 pp. £42.72 (paper). Sanskrit Play Production in Ancient India...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2005) 64 (1): 194–196.
Published: 01 February 2005
...Jeffrey E. Hanes The Rules of Play: National Identity and the Shaping of Japanese Leisure . By David Leheny . Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press , 2003 . xiv , 188 pp. $29.95 (cloth). Copyright © Association for Asian Studies 2005 2005 194 T H E J O U R N A L O F A S I A N...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2011) 70 (3): 892–894.
Published: 01 August 2011
... impersonator in various regional theater traditions, while the second considers his/her vexed counterpart: the actress. Scholarship of the past decade has argued that even while female impersonators played a significant role as arbiters of notions of femininity and fashion, such articulations were not without...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2001) 60 (4): 1191–1192.
Published: 01 November 2001
...Herman Ooms Prayer and Play in Late Tokugawa Japan: Asakusa Sensōji and Edo Society . By Nam-Lin Hur . Cambridge : Harvard University Press , 2000 . xii, 302 pp. $40.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2001 2001 BOOK REVIEWS JAPAN 1191 uses...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2023) 82 (2): 286–288.
Published: 01 May 2023
... that they are known, seen, witnessed, and always “conspicuously visible” in all that they do (100–104). Shadow Play gives us the interpretive structure to understand how such interactions foster and limit the ability of people to fight for their right to the city. The book is very much a case study...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2009) 68 (2): 662–664.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Mark P. Whitaker Enemy Lines: Warfare, Childhood, and Play in Batticaloa . By Margaret Trawick . Berkeley and Los Angeles : University of California Press , 2007 . xii , 307 pp. $60.00 (cloth); $25.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2009 2009...
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Published: 01 February 2009
Figure 5. “Paper Play: Kibidanko.” Courtesy of Ritsumeikan International Peace Museum. More
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Journal of Asian Studies (2009) 68 (4): 1243–1245.
Published: 01 November 2009
...Sujane Wu Games Poets Play: Readings in Medieval Chinese Poetry . By Anne Birrell . Cambridge, UK : McGuinness China Monographs , 2004 . viii , 449 pp. $35.00 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2009 2009 More than two decades ago, Anne Birrell made...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1983) 42 (2): 434–435.
Published: 01 February 1983
...Alan Entwistle At Play with Krishna: Pilgrimage Dramas from Brindavan . by John Stratton Hawley . Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press , 1981 . xvi , 274 pp. Notes, Glossary, Bibliography, Index. $27.50 (cloth). Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1983 1983 434...
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Published: 01 August 2010
Figure 1. A drummer prepares to play Ōdaiko in a pose that has become emblematic of contemporary Japanese taiko drumming. Photograph by Mark Coutts-Smith. More
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Journal of Asian Studies (1981) 41 (1): 183–185.
Published: 01 November 1981
...Lawrence A. Babb The Play of the Gods: Locality, Ideology, Structure, and Time in the Festivals of a Bengali Town . By Akos Östör . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 1980 . x, 218 pp. Notes, Glossary, References, Index. $27 (cloth). Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc...