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Journal of Asian Studies (1999) 58 (4): 961–991.
Published: 01 November 1999
..., Subject and Power in China , edited by Zito Angela , and Barlow Tani E. . Chicago : The University of Chicago Press . Dalun Ao {1986} 1988 “Xianshi he women shenbiande shenhua” (Reality and the myth beside us). In Qigong zhibing shilixuan (A selection of actual cases...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1999) 58 (4): 939.
Published: 01 November 1999
... to the practice of qigong, a form of bodily cultivation, as a battle over ideological control of the Chinese 'body.' The connections between this discourse and the politicized body are underscored by the author's exploration of the sociocultural representations of qigong and the embodiment of its discourse...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1997) 56 (4): 899–920.
Published: 01 November 1997
..., Thailand, and Taiwan working to protect the environment (Lee 1993; Paribatra 1993; Weller and Hsiao 1998); or the more prosaic groups of Chinese factory workers, entrepreneurs, crime syndicates, or qigong devotees slowly reworking the state's boundaries (Chamberlain 1993; Madsen 1993; McCormick, Su...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (2): 458–460.
Published: 01 May 2013
... and a mountain of primary source materials, is a considerably amplified and multidimensional view of a very important phenomenon in recent Chinese history. The most significant recent books that focus on this phenomenon include David Palmer's highly articulate Qigong Fever: Body, Science, and Utopia...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (3): 733–752.
Published: 01 August 2014
... it, depending on the changing intellectual context of Chinese society from the 1980s to the 2000s. Thus, Liu's research would be successively connected with the mid-1980s cultural fever, the yixue revival, the qigong fever, and the “popular science” movement (see Liu Zihua Xueshu Yanjiusuo and Yang 1997...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2003) 62 (2): 576–577.
Published: 01 May 2003
... the targeted audience is likely to be undergraduate students in survey classes on gender or Chinese society, the broad coverage, from Confucian representation of women in the classics to contemporary social commotions regarding qigong, also merits applause. Students may walk away with both an informed...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1997) 56 (1): 163–165.
Published: 01 February 1997
... qigong groups. Elizabeth J. Perry's essay reviews the role labor organizations in the PRC have played at critical junctures since 1949, revealing "a complex blend of bottom-up initiatives and top-down mobilization." Today as in the past, "deep internal disagreements" BOOK REVIEWS CHINA AND INNER ASIA 165...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2012) 71 (1): 208–209.
Published: 01 February 2012
... institutions, the revival of temple religions, and the search for health and morality based on qigong . Such religious resurgence demands new space for the expansion of its activities outside the official category of five legitimate religions. Their proselytizing activities, transnational fund-raising...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1997) 56 (1): 165–166.
Published: 01 February 1997
... of qigong, according to Nancy N. Chen, has been a vehicle for hundreds of millions of people to escape their work units and the broader state by joining loose groups as well as creating "private spaces" for themselves through the practice of traditional breathing and health exercises. Jeffrey Wasserstom...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2015) 74 (2): 456–458.
Published: 01 May 2015
... in India and Taiji / qigong in China) are examples of the creative way these traditions have adapted politically in modern India and China and are now significant importations in many Euro-American countries. Other critical topics touched upon include the different roles of Islam...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2000) 59 (4): 995–997.
Published: 01 November 2000
... 1980s. What makes Hsu's book especially interesting is its comparative approach. By comparing three settings of teaching Chinese medicine, Hsu identifies three distinct modes of medical transmission: the secret mode of teaching qigong, the personal mode of interpreting medical texts...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (4): 1234–1236.
Published: 01 November 1994
... as taiji quart or qigong. For the nature of medical knowledge, the book reminds us why doctors in any tradition are referred to as practicing medicine. All the textbooks and journal articles, whether they be in Xin Yiyao Zazhi or The New EnglandJournal, are springboards, not commands, for practice. Any...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2002) 61 (1): 211–213.
Published: 01 February 2002
.... In this section, Nancy Chen writes about qigong exercises, yangge dances and how health, wealth, and the good life are currently being constructed in Beijing; Lida Junghans writes about tensions that railway workers on the Pukou-NanjingShanghai line experience in confronting the transition from a planned...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2003) 62 (2): 574–576.
Published: 01 May 2003
... classes on gender or Chinese society, the broad coverage, from Confucian representation of women in the classics to contemporary social commotions regarding qigong, also merits applause. Students may walk away with both an informed understanding of the centrality of gender to human experience in general...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2017) 76 (1): 47–67.
Published: 01 February 2017
... [Changzhou City Civilization Office] . 2013 . Daode gushi (er) 道德故事(二) [Morality stories, vol. 2]. Changzhou : n.p. Chen Xingqiao 陈星桥. 1999 . Fojiao Qigong yu Falun Gong 佛教气功与法轮功 [Buddhist Qigong and Falun Gong...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1987) 46 (2): 279–303.
Published: 01 May 1987
... was born into a lower elite family living near Qigong in rural northern Yiyang county. After early schooling in his village, Fang moved to the nearby town of Lieqiao, where he lived and continued his education in the household of a large landlord named Zhang Nianzheng until his father was able to borrow...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2003) 62 (2): 577–580.
Published: 01 May 2003
... configures the female body as "naturally" sickly. Nancy Chen, examining the paramedical practice of qigong, emphasizes the unstable imagination of human bodily boundaries in contemporary China. In part 7, "Shifting Contexts of Gender and Sexuality," Harriet Evans considers, in the context of post-Mao reform...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2006) 65 (2): 337–359.
Published: 01 May 2006
..., and Regulation: A Research Handbook . Santa Barbara, Calif.: Institute for the Study of American Religion / Hong Kong : Hong Kong Institute for Culture, Commerce and Religion . Chen Nancy N. 1995 . “Urban Spaces and Experience of Qigong.” In Urban Spaces in Contemporary China: The Potential...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2022) 81 (1): 43–61.
Published: 01 February 2022
.../b50a9b2f2fdf4e98b9ad2aea14e4fede (accessed January 22, 2020 ). Veg , Sebastian . 2016 . “ Creating a Textual Public Space: Slogans and Texts from Hong Kong's Umbrella Movement .” Journal of Asian Studies 75 ( 3 ): 673 – 702 . 10.1017/S0021911816000565 Wang Guoxing 王國興. 2020 . “Long Qigong: Quhui wei Jibenfa...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1999) 58 (4): 1212–1223.
Published: 01 November 1999
... Diasporas, 1842 to 1949" SMITH, JOANNA F. HANDLJN. "Liberating Animals in Ming-Qing China: Buddhist Inspiration and Elite Imagination" XU, JIAN. "Body, Discourse, and the Cultural Politics of Contemporary Chinese Qigong" Japan CHILDS, MARGARET H. "The Value of Vulnerability: Sexual Coercion and the Nature...