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Journal of Asian Studies (2024) 83 (2): 258–278.
Published: 01 May 2024
...Sungyun Lim Abstract This article examines legal decisions in lineage property disputes from the Korean Empire period (1897–1910) to the first two decades of the Japanese colonial rule to trace the effect of Japanese efforts to implement property rights reforms in colonial Korea. Lineage properties...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2016) 75 (1): 270–273.
Published: 01 February 2016
...Keith Barney Land and Loyalty: Security and the Development of Property Rights in Thailand . By Tomas Larsson . Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press , 2012 . xii, 208 pp. ISBN 9780801450815 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2016  2016 With Land...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (4): 1007–1008.
Published: 01 November 2020
...Kristie L. Thomas Intellectual Property Rights in China . By Zhenqing Zhang . Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press , 2019 . 312. pp. ISBN: 9780812251067 (cloth, also available as e-book). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc., 2020 2020 Intellectual...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2000) 59 (2): 418–419.
Published: 01 May 2000
...Wang Feng Property Rights and Economic Reform in China . Edited by Jean C. Oi and Andrew G. Walder . Stanford : Stanford University Press , 1999 . xiv, 354 pp. $60.00 (cloth); $22.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2000 2000 418 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2003) 62 (3): 922–923.
Published: 01 August 2003
...Kenneth Pomeranz Manslaughter, Markets, and Moral Economy: Violent Disputes over Property Rights in Eighteenth-Century China . By Thomas Buoye . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2000 . xvi, 283 pp. $65.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2003...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (2): 455–457.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Carlos Rojas Creativity and Its Discontents: China's Creative Industries and Property Rights Offenses . By Laikwan Pang . Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press , 2012 . ix, 299 pp. $89.95 (cloth); $24.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2013 2013...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2010) 69 (4): 1186–1187.
Published: 01 November 2010
.... Nevertheless, my review will focus on IPR in China. This is an outstanding academic achievement with an exceptionally high level of scholarship on the politics of intellectual property rights (IPR) in China. Martin K. Dimitrov makes three major arguments. First, both Chinese state capacity and the level...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1985) 44 (3): 692–695.
Published: 01 May 1985
... of Petroleum Reserves in South-East Asia: Economic Implications of Evolving Property Rights Arrangements . By Corazon Morales Siddayao . New York : Oxford University Press , 1980 . xix, 240 pp. Bibliography, Index, Appendixes, Tables, Figures. $33. Financial Deepening in ASEAN Countries . By George...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1999) 58 (4): 1158–1160.
Published: 01 November 1999
...Steve Derné She Comes to Take Her Rights: Indian Women, Property, and Propriety . By Srimati Basu . Albany : State University of New York Press , 1999 . xiv, 305 pp. $21.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1999 1999 1158 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2001) 60 (1): 125–149.
Published: 01 February 2001
... that the received models of Minangkabau social life are suspect, including the “idealised categories of nagari [village], adat [customs], matrilineal kinship, lineage property rights, and the autonomy of village communities governed by panghulu [titled men, Minangkabau spelling]” (Young 1994, 12). Anthropologists...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2008) 67 (1): 43–72.
Published: 01 February 2008
... or no authority over household property. The foregoing examples suggest that in practice, as in the law, daughters were not guaranteed equal inheritance rights. Although the prescriptive legal sources allowed daughters to inherit from the family estate, their parents enjoyed ultimate control over their claims...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2009) 68 (1): 55–100.
Published: 01 February 2009
... society; and the role of law in defining an economic and social order based on contract, property, and rights. A fourth section considers the implications of these findings for the historical trajectories of China and India in the twentieth century. Taking law as an instrument of power and an imagined...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2010) 69 (3): 771–798.
Published: 01 August 2010
..., legislators retained much of the lineage control over ancestral property. But they provided limited divorce rights, reduced restrictions on mate choice, and banned bigamy. The visions driving the initial proposals influenced many later changes in India's family laws. Some anticolonial nationalists followed...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1945) 4 (2): 127–134.
Published: 01 February 1945
... not only for the "abolition of poverty" but a program, above all, for the abolition of unfreedom. It was not a program primarily designed to interfere with the rights of property,25 but one designed to increase vertical mobility. Compulsory labor, as the term is here used, no longer was an issue...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1969) 28 (2): 285–298.
Published: 01 February 1969
.... The missionary problem had already become a diplomatic headache in the latter part of the nineteenth century, after the Treaty Powers had forced the Chinese government to recognize the right of Christian missionaries to establish missions far in the interior of China where they were exposed to attacks by hostile...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2004) 63 (4): 937–960.
Published: 01 November 2004
... : University of Arizona Press . Mukund Kanakalatha . 1992 . “ Turmeric Land: Women's Property Rights in South India: A Review .” Economic and Political Weekly 27 ( 17 ): WS2 – WS6 . Mukund Kanakalatha . 1999 . “ Women's Property Rights in South India: A Review .” Economic and Political...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2000) 59 (2): 416–418.
Published: 01 May 2000
...: University of California Press, 1999- xvii, 253 pp. $35.00 (cloth); $17.95 (paper). While the question of whether property rights need to be private and secure in order for economic growth to occur is still a subject of debate, Jean Oi elegantly sidesteps the theoretical discussion and shows through her...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1991) 50 (1): 53–66.
Published: 01 February 1991
... for motivation. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1991 1991 List of References Anderson Terry L. , and Hill P. J. . 1975 . “ The Evolution of Property Rights: A Study of the American West .” The Journal of Law and Economics 18 , no. 1 : 163 – 179 . Bell Daniel...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2000) 59 (2): 419–421.
Published: 01 May 2000
... of property rights (as "a bundle of rights followed by specifying the broad context where China fits, and then highlighting the new forms of property rights. These forms include contracting or leasing of public firms, outright sale of government assets to individuals or families, government officials reaping...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2003) 62 (1): 224–225.
Published: 01 February 2003
... and the legal framework of the transformation in women's property rights that she documents. Her interpretations of a diverse range of primary sources, including legal texts, funerary inscriptions, and philosophical essays, are well informed by wide reading in modern Chinese and Japanese scholarship. The main...