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Journal of Asian Studies (1971) 30 (4): 815–828.
Published: 01 August 1971
...Richard J. Smethurst Abstract In 1910, a group or army officers led by Tanaka Giichi founded die Imperial Military Reserve Association in order to integrate Japanese society around military values. The founders, mostly proteges of Yamagata Aritomo, die chief Meiji period spokesman for unity...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1999) 58 (1): 104–125.
Published: 01 February 1999
...Ross Mallick Abstract W hile boating down the ganges delta on a visit to the Reserve Forest Tiger Sanctuary, I noticed on the bank some idols overlooking the river. When I asked about their significance, it was explained that a tiger had killed and carried off a girl; these idols were meant to ward...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2000) 59 (1): 62–85.
Published: 01 February 2000
...Stuart Corbridge Abstract This paper reports on the economic and political consequences of reserving government and public-sector jobs for members of the Scheduled Tribes in the Indian State of Bihar. It also contributes to a more general debate on the system of compensatory discrimination that has...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2007) 66 (2): 583–585.
Published: 01 May 2007
... readers. Such readers may want to begin with the final chapter's history of reservations to get their bearings. The book provides lengthy quotations and summaries of many key philosophers of affirmative action. At times, the book reads like a bibliographic essay, and it may be useful as such for students...
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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 (2015) 74 (1): 85–105.
Published: 01 February 2015
... considered one of India's most vulnerable minorities, they are also among the best represented groups in the country's political system today. Since 1950, India has had electoral quotas (or “reservations”) for SCs in the national Parliament and in state assemblies, proportional to their share...
Published: 01 February 2015
Figure 1. Parliamentary constituencies reserved for SCs since 2008. Figure created by author using geocoded maps from GISMAP IN and information about the reservation status of constituencies given by the Delimitation Commission of India (2008). More
Published: 01 May 2017
Figure 1. An example of a dye-reserved crest on the back of a light blue women's iromuji (colored monochrome kimono). A one-crest kimono made of a wave pattern textured silk worn with a gold and muted pink brocade obi sash. Photo by M. D. Foster. More
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Journal of Asian Studies (2001) 60 (3): 877–879.
Published: 01 August 2001
.... 378). LINDA C. EHRLICH Case Western Reserve University KOREA The Song ofCh'unhyang: A Performance ofP'ansori (CD, accompanied by catalog in Korean and English). By A H N SOOK S U N . Seoul: Samsung Entertainment Group, 1997. $75.00. In performance study, the review of a "text" goes beyond written...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1946) 5 (4): 470–471.
Published: 01 August 1946
... by a fuller consideration and evaluation of the international agencies which are being established for the purpose of neutralizing the interplay of the stark power elements which the editors so ably present. Western Reserve University WILBUR W. WHITE Documents on American foreign relations, Vol. VI. July 1943...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1946) 6 (1): 95–96.
Published: 01 November 1946
... contains no index. Also there are more errors in punctuation than one expects in a Macmillan publication. Western Reserve University DONALD GROVE BARNES Britain: partner for peace. BY PERCY E. CORBETT. New York: Harcourt Brace and Company, 1946. 177 p. $2.00. Professor Corbett has written what those...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1943) 3 (1): 89–90.
Published: 01 November 1943
... will exercise judgment in using them for the writing of history. He will ask whether the reporter told all that he knew and thought important or whether he was limited by conditions which did not permit such a report. Western Reserve University JACOB C. MEYER The myth of open spaces: Australian, British...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2000) 59 (4): 1028–1030.
Published: 01 November 2000
... commending Nagashima's book as an introductory work on Iwano to non-Japanese audiences, I have some serious reservations about its originality and depth. For instance, the book's substantial parts (chapters 3, 4, and 5) consist of translations of Iwano's writings and nonanalytic representations of his...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1997) 56 (4): 1106–1107.
Published: 01 November 1997
..., providing little specific information on the new Japanese systems. In brief, Japan specialists intrigued by the title of this volume are likely to be very much disappointed by its content. LEONARD H. LYNN Case Western Reserve University North Koreans in Japan Today: Language, Ideology, and Identity...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1996) 55 (4): 1004–1006.
Published: 01 November 1996
... and wonder how it fits in with Miwa's arguments. LEONARD H. LYNN Case Western Reserve University The Technological Transformation of Japan: From the Seventeenth to the TwentyFirst Century. By TESSA M O R R I S - S U Z U K I . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994. x, 304 pp. $18.95. While much has been...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1999) 58 (2): 516–519.
Published: 01 May 1999
..., presenting their complex findings logically, and relating them to other scholarship about Japanese culture. E U G E N E S. U Y E K I Case Western Reserve University Armed Martial Arts ofJapan. By G. C A M E R O N H U R S T , III. New Haven, Conn, and London: Yale University Press, 1998, x, 243 pp. $30.00...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (1): 221–222.
Published: 01 February 1994
.... This review is not meant to discourage Mamola from continuing on the laborious task of producing a third volume, as is her intention, but rather to urge her and her editors to consider ways of making the bibliography more accessible and useful. ANN SHERIF Case Western Reserve University Politics East and West...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1971) 31 (1): 210.
Published: 01 November 1971
... equivalents and of general names and their Tibetan equivalents. The texts of two supplementary Tibetan geographies of Nepal which Professor Wylie frequently quoted are also included in this very thorough and useful volume. M. C. GOLDSTEIN Case-Western Reserve University The Divine Marriage. BY KALIDASA...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1972) 31 (2): 436–437.
Published: 01 February 1972
... to justify the community's existence." In this, as in other major issues of significance, the author presents convincing evidence, and, when necessary, real argumentative skill. Her book will remain an authoritative source for years to come. R . A . SCHERMERHORN Case Western Reserve University Britain, India...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2002) 61 (3): 1024–1025.
Published: 01 August 2002
... by social security by and large continue to fall outside its purview. This book will be of particular interest to those working in the fields of public policy and administration, economics, and social welfare reform. CHARLOTTE IKELS Case Western Reserve University North China at War: The Social Ecology...