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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (3): 681–682.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Peggy McCracken The Making of Romantic Love: Longing and Sexuality in Europe, South Asia, and Japan, 900–1200 CE . William M. Reddy . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2012 . x, 439 pp. $95.00 (cloth); $35.00 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2013...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (3): 698–700.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Johanna Sirera Ransmeier Gender and Sexuality in Modern Chinese History . By Susan L. Mann . New York : Cambridge University Press , 2011 . xx, 235 pp. $90.00 (cloth); $28.99 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2013  2013 Scholars seeking the history...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2012) 71 (4): 919–927.
Published: 01 November 2012
... to Asian Studies was a primer in the history of China-related gender studies (Furth 2012). Then, as Rachel Leow discusses in her paper in this forum, outgoing AAS President Gail Hershatter followed up with an inspirational critique (reprinted in this issue) of the current state of gender and sexuality...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2012) 71 (4): 895–917.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Michael G. Peletz Abstract My comments in this essay focus on recent scholarship on gender, sexuality, and the state in Southeast Asia and include brief remarks on some of the literature regarding Southeast Asians in the diaspora. In the interests of transparency, I begin by noting that I am...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2012) 71 (4): 945–962.
Published: 01 November 2012
... notions of human personality as rooted in the “truth” of sexual desire. These scholars placed the study of erotica and the sciences pertaining to human bodies within structures of teaching-learning with very long historical pedigrees. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2012 2012...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2016) 75 (2): 499–501.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Robert L. Moore Wives, Husbands, and Lovers: Marriage and Sexuality in Hong Kong, Taiwan, and Urban China . Edited by Deborah S. Davis and Sara L. Friedman . Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press , 2014 . xii, 326 pp. ISBN: 9780804790628 (cloth). Copyright © The Association...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (4): 994–996.
Published: 01 November 2019
...Carla Jones Islamizing Intimacies: Youth, Sexuality, and Gender in Contemporary Indonesia . By Nancy J. Smith-Hefner . Honolulu : University of Hawai‘i Press , 2019 . x, 248 pp. ISBN: 9780824878030 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2019  2019 Much...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (3): 790–792.
Published: 01 August 2021
...Rumya Putcha Indian Sex Life: Sexuality and the Colonial Origins of Modern Social Thought . By Durba Mitra . Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press , 2020 . vii, 290 pp. ISBN: 9780691196343 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc., 2021 2021...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (4): 1111–1112.
Published: 01 November 2021
...Lucinda Ramberg Unruly Figures: Queerness, Sex Work, and the Politics of Sexuality in Kerala . By Navaneetha Mokkil . Seattle : University of Washington Press , 2019 . 288 pp. ISBN: 9780295745572 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc., 2022 2022 How does...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (4): 1007–1009.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Yoon Sun Yang Factory Girl Literature: Sexuality, Violence, and Representation in Industrializing Korea . By Ruth Barraclough . Berkeley : University of California Press , 2012 . x, 186 pp. $36.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2013  2013 Ruth...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (1): 3–26.
Published: 01 February 2021
...Durba Mitra Abstract This essay traces the colonial origins of the concept of endogamy and its history as a foundational idea in the modern study of society in South Asia. The history of the concept of endogamy reveals how the control of female sexuality shaped the overlapping fields of Indology...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (4): 1134–1136.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Benjamin Baumann Ghostly Desires: Queer Sexuality and Vernacular Buddhism in Contemporary Thai Cinema . By Arnika Fuhrmann . Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press , 2016 . 272 pp. ISBN: 9780822361190 (cloth, also available in paper and as e-book). Copyright © The Association...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (3): 818–819.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Soyoung Suh Curative Violence: Rehabilitating Disability, Gender, and Sexuality in Modern Korea . By Eunjung Kim . Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press . xii, 300 pp. ISBN: 9780822362777 (cloth, also available in paper and as e-book). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1995) 54 (1): 213–214.
Published: 01 February 1995
...David Desser Nightwork: Sexuality, Pleasure, and Corporate Masculinity in a Tokyo Hostess Club . By Anne Allison . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 1994 . xiii, 213 pp. $37.00 (cloth); $14.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1995 1995 BOOK...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1996) 55 (4): 1086–1087.
Published: 01 November 1996
...William D. Wilder Race and the Education of Desire: Foucault's History of Sexuality and the Colonial Order of Things . By Ann Laura Stoler . Durham, N. C : Duke University Press , 1995 . xiv, 237 pp. $49.95 (cloth); $15.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1996) 55 (2): 444–445.
Published: 01 May 1996
...Jeannette L. Faurot Misers, Shrews, and Polygamists: Sexuality and Male-Female Relations in Eighteenth-Century Chinese Fiction . By Keith McMahon . Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press , 1995 . xii, 378 pp. $49.95. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1996 1996 444...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (1): 45–66.
Published: 01 February 1994
...Joseph S. Alter Abstract I t is well known that mahatma gandhi felt that sexuality and desire were intimately connected to social life and politics, and that self-control translated directly into power of various kinds, both public and private. Gandhi's enigmatic genius and his popular appeal among...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2007) 66 (2): 557–560.
Published: 01 May 2007
... or served as “construct[s] antithetical to the regime of compulsory male heterosexuality and … official formulations of Meiji modernity” (p. 7). Ôgai's parodic novel Vita Sexualis (1909), for example, made fun of the naturalists, who “interpret[ed] sexual desire as an elemental natural drive” (p. 205...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1997) 56 (3): 772–773.
Published: 01 August 1997
... understanding of the history of Chinese popular religion. R. D A V I D A R K U S H The University of Iowa Zhongguo niixing de xing yu ai (Women's sexuality and love in China). By Li Y I N H E . Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1996. 299 pp. Based on excerpts of personal interviews, Li Yinhe's book draws...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2002) 61 (2): 674–676.
Published: 01 May 2002
...Mary Beth Mills Borders of Being: Citizenship, Fertility, and Sexuality in Asia and the Pacific . Edited by Margaret Jolly and Kalpana Ram . Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press , 2001 . vii , 326 pp. $59.50 (cloth); $24.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian...