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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (4): 1033–1044.
Published: 01 November 2021
...Sonia Ryang Abstract Based on the articles in this “Global Asias” forum, this essay proposes that in order to build a meaningful bridge between Asian studies and Asian American studies, we must first face what needs to be critically overcome in Asian studies itself: persistent white male domination...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2011) 70 (1): 260–262.
Published: 01 February 2011
...Grace M. Cho Writing Selves in Diaspora: Ethnography of Autobiographics of Korean Women in Japan and the United States . By Sonia Ryang . Lanham, Md. : Lexington Books , 2008 . liv, 189 pp. $75.00 (cloth); $32.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2011 2011...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2005) 64 (4): 1028–1030.
Published: 01 November 2005
...Hirokazu Miyazaki Japan and National Anthropology: A Critique . By Sonia Ryang . New York : Routledge , 2004 . xiv, 256 pp. $100.00 (cloth). Copyright © Association for Asian Studies 2005 2005 1028 T H E J O U R N A L O F A S I A N S T U D I E S citizen), and kokka (state; nation...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1997) 56 (4): 1107–1109.
Published: 01 November 1997
... in Japan Today: Language, Ideology, and Identity. By SONIA RYANG. Boulder, Colo.: Westview Press, 1997. xix, 248 pp. $19-95 (paper). Gavan McCormack's excellent foreword to Sonia Ryang's equally excellent study of Koreans formally affiliated with or loyal to the North Korean-controlled General 1108...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (4): 1014–1015.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Wonjung Min Reading North Korea: An Ethnological Inquiry . By Sonia Ryang . Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Asia Center , 2012 . xiii, 244 pp. $39.95 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2013  2013 Defining herself as an “ethnologist of North Korea...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1998) 57 (1): 241–243.
Published: 01 February 1998
...Frank Hoffmann North Koreans in Japan: Language, Ideology, and Identity . By Sonia Ryang . Boulder, Colo. and Oxford : Westview Press , 1997 . xix, 248 pp. $69.00(cloth); $21.00 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1998 1998 BOOK REVIEWS KOREA 241 North...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2002) 61 (1): 280–281.
Published: 01 February 2002
...Roy Richard Grinker Koreans in Japan: Critical Voices from the Margin . By Sonia Ryang . New York : Routledge , 2000 . x , 229 pp. $90.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2002 2002 280 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES Nelson's sample of working-class...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1997) 56 (4): 1109–1111.
Published: 01 November 1997
...Janice Brown BOOK REVIEWS JAPAN 1109 respond with "remarkable ease" to their two contradictory pulls. Ryang offers some examples of this code switching but not enough detail to show its dynamic efficacy in the daily lives of the people at large. Still it is abundantly clear that identity...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2011) 70 (2): 567–569.
Published: 01 May 2011
... Chōsen Sōren runs the vast majority of Korean primary and secondary schools in Japan and not a small number of zainichi have North Korean citizenship. Chapman defends this decision by arguing “Sonia Ryang's (1997) work on this community is comprehensive” (p. 148, note 2). While Chapman is right...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2005) 64 (4): 1027–1028.
Published: 01 November 2005
... nationalism, McVeigh s important contribution is his demonstration that Japan is not unique in the way that its myths of identity have been managed and mysti ed at both of cial and nonof cial levels. ELISE K. TIPTON University of Sydney Japan and National Anthropology: A Critique. By SONIA RYANG. New York...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2002) 61 (1): 278–280.
Published: 01 February 2002
... in gender, class, nationalism, and social change. SEUNG-KYUNG KIM University of Maryland, College Park Koreans in Japan: Critical Voices from the Margin. By SONIA R.YANG. New York: Routledge, 2000. x, 229 pp. $90.00 (cloth). Sonia Ryang's edited collection, Koreans in Japan: Critical Voices from the Margin...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2012) 71 (3): 823–824.
Published: 01 August 2012
... in Japan: Critical Voices from the Margin , ed. Sonia Ryang (Routledge, 2000); Lives of Young Koreans in Japan , by Yasunori Fukuoka (trans. Tom Gill; Trans Pacific Press, 2000); Hidden Treasures: Lives of First-Generation Korean Women in Japan , by Jackie J. Kim (Rowman & Littlefield, 2005...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1997) 56 (4): 1106–1107.
Published: 01 November 1997
.... By SONIA RYANG. Boulder, Colo.: Westview Press, 1997. xix, 248 pp. $19-95 (paper). Gavan McCormack's excellent foreword to Sonia Ryang's equally excellent study of Koreans formally affiliated with or loyal to the North Korean-controlled General Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1997...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2001) 60 (2): 550–551.
Published: 01 May 2001
...), Michael Weiner (1989, 1994) and Sonia Ryang (1997) were marked by a heavy macro-level focus on institutions, structures, policies, laws, practices, and theories, although Ryang's work did enlist numerous human voices in her study. Now we have Fukuoka's analysis of this community's place in Japanese...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2001) 60 (2): 551–553.
Published: 01 May 2001
... Mitchell (1967), Michael Weiner (1989, 1994) and Sonia Ryang (1997) were marked by a heavy macro-level focus on institutions, structures, policies, laws, practices, and theories, although Ryang's work did enlist numerous human voices in her study. Now we have Fukuoka's analysis of this community's place...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2011) 70 (2): 357–371.
Published: 01 May 2011
... insufficient motivation and imagination. As long as North Korea is only seen as a foreign policy “problem”, it will not be taken seriously as a subject of research. Our ignorance of North Korea remains enormous, but if one were to take the optimistic view, the subtitle of Sonia Ryang's North Korea: Toward...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2006) 65 (1): 202–203.
Published: 01 February 2006
... introduction by Sonia Ryang, which helps put the interview material into context, with particular attention to the political strains that divided the Korean community. In sum, this is a solid addition to the growing and diverse literature on the Korean minority in Japan. WAYNE PATTERSON Yonsei University ...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (3): 587–610.
Published: 01 August 2021
... of Chongryun schools, because hakkyo were (and still are) clearly the pivot of Chongryun lives (e.g., Ryang 1997 ; Song 2012 ). 5 I contend that the key to the hakkyo 's affective strength was not ideological indoctrination, language education, or North Korea's educational support, although graduates...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2011) 70 (1): 258–260.
Published: 01 February 2011
... interconnections with South Korea and their ramifications, takes a more positive stance regarding the group's future. Part III revolves around Koreans in Japan, who are often referred to as Zainichi Koreans. Sonia Ryang demonstrates the hybridity and diversity of the population in terms of their identity...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2005) 64 (4): 1030–1031.
Published: 01 November 2005
....: Princeton University Press, 1999 Is that next step perhaps a shift from the genealogy of texts to the sociology of the eld? If, as Ryang suggests, those essentialist paradigms persist in the anthropology of Japan, one might ask, to what extent is that due to the eld s particular institutional settings...