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Journal of Asian Studies (2023) 82 (4): 594–619.
Published: 01 November 2023
... civilization in the land of Huaxia (proto China) while admitting its coexistence with other heterogeneous but inferior cultures, to the new paradigm of “plural unity” or a consensus on Huaxia's interaction with all other cultures to form a unitary Chinese civilization that has lasted into the twenty-first...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2023) 82 (4): 545–547.
Published: 01 November 2023
... claims concerning the scale and scope of national heritage and the supposed integrity, either in terms of hierarchal unity or diversified plurality, of civilizations. In the third article of this issue, H uaiyin L i provides a detailed analysis and interpretation of the history of archaeology in China...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2005) 64 (3): 736–738.
Published: 01 August 2005
... on identity and the politics of national unity in China and explores the multifaceted nature of the Mongol experience in China past and present. The picture that emerges is necessarily blurred, as Bulag s aim is to highlight the hybrid, plural, and changing nature of Mongol subjectivities. This book is also...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (2): 523–524.
Published: 01 May 1994
...Dawa Norbu The Rising Tide of Cultural Pluralism: The Nation-State at Bay . Edited by Crawford Young . Madison : The University of Wisconsin Press , 1993 . xi, 305 pp. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1994 1994 BOOK REVIEWS ASIA GENERAL 523 are retold chapter...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (2): 522–523.
Published: 01 May 1994
.... Such writing requires a delicate and sophisticated approach that is not easily mastered. SHARON CARSTENS Portland State University The Rising Tide of Cultural Pluralism: The Nation-State at Bay. Edited by C R A W F O R D Y O U N G . Madison: The University of Wisconsin Press, 1993. xi, 305 pp. The contributors...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 23 (3): 417–423.
Published: 01 May 1964
...; it was a consumer economy; and it was integrated by religious norms. In Boeke's widely known one-line summary, Asian society is essentially a “religious community of food-crop cultivators all belonging to the same clan or social unity.” There is a sort of Gemeinschaft , an organic unity of peasant cultivators, held...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1981) 40 (3): 652–653.
Published: 01 May 1981
... components have the primary role in shaping ethnic identity. The last two chapters look at the implications of the problem of plural ethnic communities in the context of the modern Malaysian nation. The author deals with the various models of national unity proposed for Malaysia in relation to the actual...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1959) 18 (2): 304–305.
Published: 01 February 1959
... by Professor Hajime Nakamura, on the "Unity and Diversity in Buddhism," sums up the diverse beliefs and practices in the Buddhist world of today some twenty-five centuries after the Buddha. Finally, this volume is concluded by a bibliography compiled for the general reader, a glossary, and an index...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1970) 29 (3): 734–735.
Published: 01 May 1970
...), proves otherwise. In fact dowq has to be the head noun. It generally follows all sorts of ordinary demonstratives to indicate the plural when no other noun follows. Thus, di-(t\ns), di-dowq (these, or better, these ones). If then Postal is right, personal pronouns in Burmese are, in the singular...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1970) 29 (3): 733–734.
Published: 01 May 1970
... sorts of ordinary demonstratives to indicate the plural when no other noun follows. Thus, di-(t\ns), di-dowq (these, or better, these ones). If then Postal is right, personal pronouns in Burmese are, in the singular, demonstratives followed by a phonologically null head, which in the plural takes...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1992) 51 (1): 195–196.
Published: 01 February 1992
... the state and Indian society in the process of nation-building. In Protest and Change, Oommen raises an issue central to the challenge that has been confronting India since 1947. This is the dilemma of concentrating power and authority in the center so as to create cohesiveness and unity making one state...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1988) 47 (2): 431–432.
Published: 01 May 1988
... theoretical perspective. The introduction is a contrived discussion of unity and diversity in Indonesian religion. Rita Kipp and Susan Rodgers assert that diversity is the output of transformations denned on an underlying unity. But "transformation" is used in such diverse ways as to be virtually meaningless...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (1): 21–43.
Published: 01 February 2013
... of cohesion and unity. 1 This communion of aesthetic and cultural elements would transform the horrors of the past into a comprehensible but powerful narrative that distinguishes right from wrong, order from calumny, and pluralism from sectarianism. As Spiro Kostof ( 1987 ) has noted, such memorials...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2001) 60 (4): 1232–1234.
Published: 01 November 2001
... by the relative weakness of the Bharatiya Janata Party. Having broken up India analytically to free Tamil Nadu for independent study, Subramanian then breaks up Tamil Nadu and disrupts assumptions about its cultural unity as a region of India. He divides state territory into regions exemplified by Legislative...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (4): 927–946.
Published: 01 November 2020
... “woman” as a coherent and stable subject not only excludes but unwittingly helps regulate and reify normative gender relations—for example, to be counted as a normative woman, one has to be female, feminine, heterosexual—which is contrary to feminist goals. Second, “sex” was used to index the unity...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2008) 67 (4): 1139–1144.
Published: 01 November 2008
... (e.g., Traditional Chinese Medicine, Tibetan Buddhist Medicine) and to presume an intrinsic systematicity and unity behind such practices when, in fact, empirical investigation reveals their diversity and plurality. Alter selects the figure of Hakim Mohammed Said and his effort to reconceptualize Unani...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2002) 61 (4): 1419–1420.
Published: 01 November 2002
... of reconciling the contrasting tendencies of culture toward unity, and liberalism toward plurality (Bhikhu Parekh, "Cultural Diversity and Liberal Democracy") or the empirical description of the aggregation of diverse interests in specific contexts (Arendt Lijphart, "Consociational Democracy Much the same...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1990) 49 (1): 178–179.
Published: 01 February 1990
... expressing "easy, likely." . The five chapters in part 1 deal with formulating syntactic rules to account for the irregular behavior of the nominative particle in equational sentences and the versatile appearance of the plural marker, establishing four types of -ci, elucidating the semantics of the particles...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1988) 47 (2): 326–327.
Published: 01 May 1988
... and Marxists, Protestants and Catholics, Hindus and Muslims, and Buddhists and Hindus are analyzed and described. The chapters examine religion, ideology, and politics in diverse societies, with attention to pluralism, conflict, and the relations between religion and politics and religion and the forces...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2005) 64 (3): 738–739.
Published: 01 August 2005
... clarity the twists and turns of contemporary postrevolutionary (indeed postreform) Chinese discourse on nationalities unity and how Mongols t into this. Ethnic and cultural pluralism have owered in such an environment, however, as Bulag reminds us, under the post-Mao state that the entire Chinese...