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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 23 (3): 478–479.
Published: 01 May 1964
...Robert K. Sakai Ryukyu: A Bibliographical Guide to Okinawan Studies . By Shunzo Sakamaki . Honolulu : University of Hawaii Press , 1963 . xv , 353 . Appendices, Indices. $10.00. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1964 1964 478 JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES Japanese...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 23 (3): 391–403.
Published: 01 May 1964
... of the Ming dynasty which would not allow Chinese to trade with Japanese. The link between Satsuma and China was die Ryukyu kingdom. Through the Ryukyu Islanders, the Shimazu daimyo obtained valuable Chinese commodities which were then sold for a profit to other parts of Japan. This commercial activity...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 23 (3): 383–389.
Published: 01 May 1964
...Shunzō Sakamaki Abstract From about 1373 to 1570, or for nearly two centuries, the kings of Ryukyu engaged in a prosperous and active trade between East and Southeast Asia. Several hundred Ryukyuan ships voyaged to Southeast Asian ports, from Siam to Patani, Malacca, Sumatra, Java, and elsewhere...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1962) 21 (5): 647–649.
Published: 01 September 1962
.... J. Brill. 1961, v. 49, 1-3. Books ANDERSON, GEORGE LINCOLN, ed. Masterpieces of Guam and the Ryukyu Islands the Orient. General editor: Maynard Mack. New York, Norton [1961] 396 p. MAHAVYUPATTI. Peutaglot dictionary of Buddhist terms in Sanskrit, Tibetan, Manchurian, Mongolian and Chinese. Edited...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1967) 27 (1): 115–122.
Published: 01 November 1967
... for their war effort has yet to be presented. 11 Charles Romanus and Riley Sunderland, time Runs Out in CBl (Washington, D. C , 1959), p. 71. 12 Ibid. THE HEIKE: FROM DEFEAT AT DANNOURA TO A GOLDEN AGE IN RYUKYU? Shunzo Sa\ama1{i IN the year 1372, the founder of the Ming empire, Hung-wu, sent a mission...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1971) 30 (2): 456–457.
Published: 01 February 1971
...Erika Kaneko Archaeology of the Ryukyu Islands . By Richard J. Pearson . Honolulu : University of Hawaii Press , 1969 . xiii, 137 pp. Plates, Appendices, Sources, Index. $6.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1971 1971 * Kidder, J. E., the Jômon Pottery...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 23 (3): 377–381.
Published: 01 May 1964
... trading centres. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1964 1964 1 See Shinen Tomimura , “ Ryūkyū ni okem Min, Nihon to no kankei ” [“Ming-Japanese relations in the Ryukyus”], Rekishi Kyōiku , VIII (Oct. 1960 ), 13 – 14 . 2 Kobata Atsushi, Chūsei Nantō...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 24 (1): 144.
Published: 01 November 1964
...Shunzo Sakamaki The Voyage of the Alceste to the Ryukyus and Southeast Asia . By John M'Leod , with an Introduction by Shannon McCune . Rutland, Vermont, and Tokyo, Japan : Charles E. Tuttle Company , 1963 . xxviii, 288. Maps, Illustrations. $5.00. Copyright © The Association...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2001) 60 (1): 226–227.
Published: 01 February 2001
...Karen A. Smyers Goddesses, Priestesses, and Sisters: Mind, Gender, and Power in the Monarchic Tradition of the Ryukyus . By Arne Røkkum . Oslo : Scandinavian University Press , 1998 . xviii, 281 pp. $43.95 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2001 2001 226...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1990) 49 (3): 603–611.
Published: 01 August 1990
... to wide perspectives of time and space, they have largely transcended prejudices of race or time or class. Their guides are diverse, and they feel empathy and solidarity with their colleagues across all national boundaries" (Riesman, 1954: 118). DONALD M. SEEKJNS University of the Ryukyus List...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1955) 14 (5): 707–708.
Published: 01 September 1955
.... Off. 28 p. Report year ends June 30. a survey in the Ryukyu Islands. SWJA 10 (1954), 255-67. KOSKINEN, AARNE A. Missionary influence as a political factor in the Pacific Islands. Helsinki, Academia Scientiarum Fennicae, 1953. 263 p. illus. Thesis Helsingfors University. RYUKYU ISLANDS (U. S. CIVIL...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2000) 59 (1): 109–125.
Published: 01 February 2000
...Kenneth R. Robinson Abstract In diplomatic settings, the King of Chosŏn Korea showed different faces to different people between 1392 and 1592. The monarch looked toward the Emperor of Ming China as a status inferior and acted as a status equal with rulers of Japan and Ryukyu. In a recasting...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1998) 57 (2): 538–539.
Published: 01 May 1998
... on the rise. This volume the product of a symposium held in Bonn in 1994 reflects that new-found interest, but at the same time it reveals that European engagement with Ryukyu (comprising modern Okinawa prefecture and the islands south of Kyushu in Kagoshima prefecture) has a long history traceable, in fact...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1972) 31 (4): 793–819.
Published: 01 August 1972
... this was a struggle to define the nature of the Meiji Restoration—how radical would it be—and to decide who would control the politics of Japan's renovation, but intermixed with these domestic issues were several questions of foreign policy. To Japan's leaders, the Ryukyus, Taiwan, and Sakhalin were as important...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2023) 82 (2): 184–205.
Published: 01 May 2023
... a different tack by situating the events of 1913 within a longer trajectory of changes experienced by Okinawa's female ritualists following Japan's formal colonization of the Ryukyu Islands in 1879. Specifically, this article argues that, although the 1913 attack focused on yuta , those critiques more...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1965) 24 (5): 16–21.
Published: 01 September 1965
...), 145-166. VOEGLIN, C. F. and F. M. VOEGLIN. Languages of the world: Sino-Tibetan, fascicle one. Anthropological linguistics 6, no. 3 (Mar. 1964), 1-109. Ryukyu Islands Article! Periodicals Du PLESSIX, FRANCINE. FOCUS on the Far East. Konnichi no Ryukyu (Ryukyus today), v. 8. Art in America 52, no. 3...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 23 (3): 477–478.
Published: 01 May 1964
... of the above-mentioned defects, this book is recommended for the layman who wishes to learn the brief history of Japanese costume and its appearance, since this will entertain him with numerous colorful pictures and resourceful interpretations. TOSHIHIKO SATO The University of Kansas Ryukyu: A Bibliographical...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1956) 15 (5): 781.
Published: 01 September 1956
.... art: mirrors of Indian culture. Delhi, PEARL, MARIAN A. American oppression in Manager of Publications, 1955. vii, 125 p. Okinawa. Contemporary issues 7, no 25 XXV plates. (India. Archaeological (Oct./Nov. 1955), 17-24. survey. Memoir no. 73) PFAU, E. Teacher education programs in the Ryukyu Islands...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (2): 493–516.
Published: 01 May 2014
... ethnicity and Taiwanese Aborigines. The organizer, anthropologist Tsuboi Shōgorō, pronounced that his goal was to showcase the various races of the world. 3 Many observers, however, pointed out that no Japanese or Westerners were on display ( Nihon , May 4, 1903 ; Ryūkyū shinpō , April 7, 1903...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 23 (5): 17–22.
Published: 01 September 1964
..., JOHN. The voyage of the Alceste to the Ryukyus and Southeast Asia. With an introd. by Shannon McCune. Rutland, Vt., Tuttle [1963] xxviii, 288 p. illus., port., maps, charts. "Complete and unabridged reprint . . . made by photo-offset from the first edition of 1817." Original t.p. reads: Narrative...