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Far Eastern Quarterly (1950) 9 (2): 169–184.
Published: 01 February 1950
... and an antisocial attitude. THE REVISION OF THE CIVIL CODE OF JAPAN: PROVISIONS AFFECTING THE FAMILY KURT STEINER Tokyo, Japan SOCIAL SIGNIFICANCE OF THE REVISION IT HAS often been stated that the core of Japan's social structure is the family system. Research on any aspect of Japanese life is likely to lead...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2002) 61 (1): 258–260.
Published: 01 February 2002
...Lane Earns Japan Comes of Age: Mutsu Munemitsu and the Revision of the Unequal Treaties . By Louis G. Perez . Cranbury, N.J. : Fairleigh Dickinson University Press , 1999 . 248 pp. $41.50 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2002 2002 258 THE JOURNAL...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2002) 61 (2): 769–772.
Published: 01 May 2002
...Barbara Watson Andaya Structuralism's Transformations: Order and Revision in Indonesian and Malaysian Societies . Edited by Lorraine V. Arragon and Susan D. Russell . Tempe : Arizona State University Program for Southeast Asian Studies , 1999 . lxii , 402 pp. $24.95 (paper...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1961) 20 (4): 549–550.
Published: 01 August 1961
...Donn V. Hart Union List of Serials of Government Agency Libraries of the Philippines: Revised and Enlarged Edition . Compiled by the Staff of the Inter-Departmental Reference Service [ Maxima M. Ferrer and others]. Manila : Inter-Departmental Reference Service, Institute of Public...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1998) 57 (3): 714–748.
Published: 01 August 1998
... Intervention on Population Growth in Imperial China.” Journal of Family History 18 ( 3 ): 213 –30. Revising the Malthusian Narrative: The Comparative Study of Population Dynamics in Late Imperial China WILLIAM LAVELY and R. BIN WONG lli VER SINCE MALTHUS, IT HAS BEEN CONVENTIONAL to cast the Chinese...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2001) 60 (1): 192–194.
Published: 01 February 2001
...Joseph McDermott Chinese History, A Manual, Revised and Enlarged . By Endymion Wilkinson . Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Asia Center for the Harvard-Yenching Institute , 2000 . xxiv, 1181 pp. $70.00 (cloth), $25.00 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2022) 81 (4): 800–801.
Published: 01 November 2022
...: A History of Xinjiang , Revised and Updated Edition . By James A. Millward . New York : Columbia University Press , 2021 . ISBN: 9780231204545 (cloth). ...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1970) 29 (4): 823–833.
Published: 01 August 1970
... and their first revision in 1910, ideological patterns were established which were influential down to the last revision of the series in 1941. The 1910 revision fused old and new socio-ideological patterns and values under the designation of “national morals,” retrospectively known as the “family state” ( kazoku...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (4): 1175–1198.
Published: 01 November 1994
..., such as constitutional revision, have not. In general, the period since the 1950s has seen a pattern of conservative social change backed by the Liberal Democratic Party. An area that illustrates this trend is that of language policy, specifically the policy toward script. The partial revision of the immediate postwar...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1967) 26 (3): 389–410.
Published: 01 May 1967
... to the surprise of both, met in a long, drawn-out series of trying and painful interviews, stretching from mid-March to the end of July, to argue and then attempt to revise the terms of Japan's 1858 treaty of friendship and commerce with the United States. This confrontation marks the proper, though halting...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1972) 31 (4): 901–904.
Published: 01 August 1972
...Edward L. Dreyer Abstract In a 1926 article Wada Sei criticized the chronology of early Ming history given in the Ming T'ai-tsu shih-lu and other official sources. His conclusions have won general acceptance. Wada based his revisions on the Chi-shih-lu of Yu Pen, a lost work surviving only...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1968) 27 (3): 485–501.
Published: 01 May 1968
...Hungdah Chiu Abstract In 1951, the Chinese delegate to the United Nations proposed to the General Assembly that the Chinese text of the Genocide Convention be revised. The reason for revision, as stated in the Chinese proposal, was that there existed a number of discrepancies between the Chinese...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1962) 21 (4): 505–522.
Published: 01 August 1962
... or intended relationships of political power; under the circumstances prevailing in India at that time, such a description was bound to be challenged again and again by an agitation for the revision of the status quo . In this way a peculiar relationship developed between constitutional reform and agitational...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (2): 285–308.
Published: 01 May 2019
... not only shows how the Chinese state revises its administrative and legal terms of international marriage, but also highlights the historical, racialized, and gendered forces that shape the process. The regulatory framework of marriage migration is informed by the shifting structures of feeling shaping...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1975) 34 (2): 313–340.
Published: 01 February 1975
...William K. Cummings Abstract In recent years, several empirically based studies of blue collar and white collar Japanese workers—notably by Taira, Hazama, Marsh and Mannari, Cole, and Evans—have resulted in a substantial “revision” of our understanding of Japanese labor markets. 2 These studies...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (1): 115–140.
Published: 01 February 2019
...—especially the major 863 Program to develop advanced technologies—and had great importance in China's economic transformation. In explicating Zhao's role, this account revises the often-repeated Deng Xiaoping–centered story of the 863 Program's origins and reassesses this major initiative, which exemplifies...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1995) 54 (1): 124–128.
Published: 01 February 1995
...Daniel L. Overmyer Abstract The study of chinese religions is a lively and growing field. Its major bibliographer in the West, Laurence G. Thompson, comments that in revising his bibliography of Western-language publications through 1980 to include those published in the following ten years...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1998) 57 (2): 442–452.
Published: 01 May 1998
... at providing institutional support for the emergence of modern legal corporations. Indeed, it was a widespread belief among the Qing reformers of the period that “Modern industrial capitalism … demanded Western corporate structures to do business’ (Kirby 1995, 43). Kirby argued that after numerous revisions...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1999) 58 (3): 723–752.
Published: 01 August 1999
... woman named Roop Kanwar. At that time the Indian government revised the colonial legislation banning widow immolation to include sati glorification and thereby outlawed ceremonies, processions, or functions that eulogize any historical person who has committed sati . The law furthermore prohibited...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1972) 31 (4): 841–862.
Published: 01 August 1972
... fundamental revision which would lead to a single, unified, community based system. They insist that such a system would be best for both doctors and patients. While the organization and activities of the JMA have a peculiar Japanese flavor, students of western politics will find much that is familiar...