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Journal of Asian Studies (2016) 75 (4): 1049–1053.
Published: 01 November 2016
... territorial claim an undeniable geopolitical reality. Although a simple clash of executive egos sparked this diplomatic rupture, the geopolitical consequences are potentially profound. For nearly seventy years, U.S. global hegemony has rested, in large part, on its control over the axial points at both...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (2): 275–301.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Táňa Dluhošová Abstract This study identifies and interprets dominant developments in the Taiwanese literary field by examining data included in publication catalogs of literary journals and supplements from 1940 to 1953. Utilizing social network analysis, it focuses on both ruptures caused...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2009) 68 (4): 1238–1239.
Published: 01 November 2009
...Yew-Foong Hui Asian Ritual Systems: Syncretisms and Ruptures . Edited by Pamela J. Stewart and Andrew Strathern . Durham, N.C. : Carolina Academic Press , 2007 . xi , 295 pp. $40.00 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2009 2009 Ritual, in bearing...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2008) 67 (1): 251–252.
Published: 01 February 2008
...Erik Lind Harms Ruptured Histories: War, Memory, and the Post–Cold War in Asia . Edited by Sheila Miyoshi Jager and Rana Mitter . Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press , 2007 . 400 pp. $59.95 (cloth); $24.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2008...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2022) 81 (1): 63–79.
Published: 01 February 2022
... the resulting tensions of such a dialectical stance, making it a critical archive of Taiwanese socialist thought before the 1949 rupture. It was understood at the outset that the NTS was to be a major forum through which anti-GMD Taiwanese could assert discursive authority over how the 228 Uprising...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2022) 81 (1): 131–144.
Published: 01 February 2022
... in the Sewŏl movement to the democratic collective unconscious that regards the 1987 moment in South Korea as an irrevocable rupture from dictatorship to democracy. The Sewŏl movement illuminates how the axes of organization and spontaneity and of reformism and revolution in the Candlelight Protest movement...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2022) 81 (2): 365–379.
Published: 01 May 2022
...—that the postwar era offered a chance to “liberate” individual bodies—with the backdrop of continued control over bodies exercised by large institutions, I first show that this perceived rupture was not as stark as it initially appears. Moreover, I show how Tsumura and Motofuji rejected popular ideas about...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (2): 351–363.
Published: 01 May 2018
... characterized as a point of rupture, represented less a moment of disjuncture than it did a period of accelerated continuity. This article interweaves environmental, military, and development history to analyze several UN programs in the Republic of Korea between 1950 and 1953, demonstrating that the UN viewed...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2016) 75 (4): 1031–1039.
Published: 01 November 2016
... independence is not a clear rupture from colonization to decolonization, that arguments for the continuation or discontinuation of imperial relations post-independence are complex on both sides of the imperial divide and shift in different directions over time, and that who appears as a “threat” or an “enemy...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (1): 257–259.
Published: 01 February 2014
... the protégé watakushi and the mentor Sensei. Yet, a new and rebellious generation only widened the rupture when they either characterized the novel with a term Vincent translates as “full-on homo” or extrapolated an after-story wherein watakushi makes an oedipal conquest of Sensei's wife. In his own...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (4): 793–800.
Published: 01 November 2013
... delivering justice, rebuilding trust, and delivering justice to the victims of the Khmer Rouge. 8 But is the Tribunal the only source of potential reconciliation and healing? Cultures endure because they manifest a variety of coping strategies in dealing with trauma and rupture. Cambodian culture...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2023) 82 (3): 452–453.
Published: 01 August 2023
... by Zhang Yanyuan's Famous Paintings of Successive Dynasties (completed in 847), takes a sidetrack to the Liao, which the author recognizes as a “blind spot” of dynastic time, and concludes with fugu 復古 (returning to the past) in the Northern Song. The fourth and final part of Wu Hung's book, “Rupture...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2022) 81 (1): 101–105.
Published: 01 February 2022
... from the past. Marking a rupture that ushered in fundamental transformations, the media, scholars, and observers of the protests quickly labeled them a “Candlelight Revolution.” Despite the “revolutionary” side of the protest, the public placed its hopes in the establishment for political, economic...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2015) 74 (3): 747–748.
Published: 01 August 2015
... the ruptures occasioned by the sudden transition from state socialism to neoliberal capitalism. In lucid and sympathetic detail, she describes the proliferation of shamanic rituals used by Buryat Mongolians not only to placate the suppressed and forgotten spirits of their ancestors, but also to explain...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2011) 70 (2): 545–547.
Published: 01 May 2011
... century and a half of the dynasty, to war and international relations in the later decades, with the Opium War of 1839–42 serving as a point of rupture. Rowe does not entirely sidestep this beast: chapters called Governance, Society, High Qing, and Commerce in the first half of the book are succeeded...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (4): 1119–1121.
Published: 01 November 2018
... Court ,” Journal of Asian Studies 69 , no. 2 ( 2010 ): 371 – 401 . Historians may lament that the neglect of Persian sources ends up reinforcing a view that foregrounds “Hindu” grandeur and conceives of the “Turkish” conquest as rupture. Perhaps this can be balanced by a study of a work...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2002) 61 (3): 1058–1059.
Published: 01 August 2002
... in the West, the general argument is that a collusion of postwar interests of both Japan and the U.S. led to an active forgetting (or suturing) of the very real enmity that had defined Japan-U.S. relations this was in effect a remembering that produced a new historical time without rupture and a political...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (2): 379–387.
Published: 01 May 2019
... be shorn from that moment, but rather must be reattached to it. It is these challenges to the ruptural nature of May Fourth that have dominated the last several decades of scholarship across the political spectrum and have helped deconstruct and decenter May Fourth as an originary moment of China's...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2015) 74 (2): 514–516.
Published: 01 May 2015
...) with precolonial Sikh traditions in the Zafar-namah together demonstrate the theoretical implications of detailed textual work on neglected or reconceived sources. Just as such continuities challenge notions of rupture (e.g., modernization or postcolonial), the volume's emphasis on shared idioms...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2005) 64 (1): 174–175.
Published: 01 February 2005
... and subcommentaries (p. 353), such as the problem of human nature and the issue of the quality and nature of sagehood as exempli ed by Confucius (p. 7). Makeham emphasizes that even Zhu Xi, who was most adept at conveying an impression of rupture with the received commentarial tradition (p. 356), continued...