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Journal of Asian Studies (1962) 21 (3): 416–417.
Published: 01 May 1962
...Bruce Glassburner Entrepreneurship and Labor Skills in Indonesian Economic Development: A Symposium . By E. D. Hawkins , Leslie H. Palmier , and H. W. Guthrie . Monograph Series No. I. New Haven : Yale University Southeast Asia Studies , 1961 . Distributed by Cellar Bookshop, 18090...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (1): 199–200.
Published: 01 February 2021
...Yeonsil Kang Korean Skilled Workers: Toward a Labor Aristocracy . By Hyung-A Kim . Seattle : University of Washington Press , 2020 . xviii, 212 pp. ISBN: 9780295747200 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2021 2021 In Korean Skilled Workers , Hyung...
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Published: 01 August 2016
Figure 2. The techno-friendly, highly skilled, professional woman as the new face of Indian womanhood. Image courtesy of Prathap Suthan. More
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Published: 01 November 2012
Figure 5. Shaanxi women learn farming skills, 1959. Personal collection of Gao Xiaoxian. Used by permission. More
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Journal of Asian Studies (2007) 66 (4): 963–991.
Published: 01 November 2007
...Tirthankar Roy Abstract This paper explores the context in which skilled artisans introduced innovations in India around 1900 and suggests that such steps carried the potential for conflicts between the innovator and those affected by his actions. Conflicts could arise over the protection...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 23 (4): 517–522.
Published: 01 August 1964
...G. William Skinner Abstract In recent years the cry has gone up: Sinology is dead; long live Chinese studies! And in this apothegm, by contrast with its prototype, a fundamental change is implied. Whereas old-time Sinology was given shape by its tools, so that Sinological skills defined the field...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (1): 17–41.
Published: 01 February 2014
... in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, following a loss of political autonomy and a massive influx of immigrants from the interior. Inscriptions on stones, erected over buried corpses, shifted textual agency from skilled readers to knowledgeable or powerful writers and created links between state authority...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1958) 18 (1): 21–42.
Published: 01 November 1958
... tended to break down the older social system. Moreover, the nature of the shock and some of its necessary consequences were generally conceived in the Western model. To be sure, allowances were made for some features of the indigenous society such as the lack of skill and education of the labor force...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1971) 30 (4): 761–782.
Published: 01 August 1971
...., the Viet Minh happened to be on the scene as the Japanese surrendered to the Allies. The Vietnamese Communists themselves have narcisistically attributed their success to skillful leadership in organization and propaganda. Actually the August Revolution must be explained by both the “objective material...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1971) 30 (4): 843–844.
Published: 01 August 1971
... and discussions of every kind he drew on this scholarship with telling skill, and we all remember Richard's remarkable presence among us. Now since his life was cut short at the inopportune age of forty-four all of us have experienced feelings of regret at the passing of such a scholar. Copyright ©...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1973) 33 (1): 67–86.
Published: 01 November 1973
...T. J. Pempel Abstract There is a significant correlation between the level of industrial development in any country and the percentage of its population attending institutions of higher education. The reasons for this would appear to be obvious: among other things, more people with greater skills...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1978) 37 (2): 233–250.
Published: 01 February 1978
... by the British presence was neither their advanced technology (which revolutionized the means of communication and transportation) nor their military prowess and administrative skill (which obliterated “the territorial limitations inherent in the pre-British political systems” and “brought a new administrative...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1969) 28 (4): 803–810.
Published: 01 August 1969
..., however, has not kept pace with the new interests and attainment of language skills. Although individuals have unearthed caches of vernacular documents, no systematic effort is being made to publicize existing collections or to locate additional ones. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1969...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1968) 27 (3): 503–521.
Published: 01 May 1968
...David Finkelstein Abstract It is no wonder that the world is baffled by Communist China's “cultural Revolution.” Not only do the specialists who are skilled in reading between the lines of Chinese Communist utterances disagree about many aspects of the present upheaval, those whose task...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2007) 66 (2): 363–387.
Published: 01 May 2007
... organized lists document the intertwining of medical knowledge and skill with other aspects of intellectual and civil life. In making these lists, medical historians paint a portrait of the Tibetan medical tradition that evokes connections to Buddhism and the strength and cosmopolitanism of the imperial...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2008) 67 (1): 73–106.
Published: 01 February 2008
... Buddhist monk from Sri Lanka, the author demonstrates that Buddhist nationalism is largely a discursive formation that affirms an essential relationship between Buddhism and nation over against external forces that threaten their existence. A charismatic and skillful preacher, Venerable Soma employed...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2008) 67 (3): 759–787.
Published: 01 August 2008
... to be an effective means of legitimizing the ideology and practices of terrorism. The effectiveness of pamphlet propaganda was largely attributable to the propagandists' skillful use of rhetorical mechanisms to establish an emotional connection with the targeted audience. In the process of framing public meaning...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (2): 251–272.
Published: 01 May 2013
... Yorker and National Geographic , where the deftness of Hessler's writing and his superb skills as a storyteller attracted attention well beyond the academic world. Hessler's books have also been widely and generously praised—and used in class—by teachers of contemporary China. Yet, to my knowledge...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (2): 391–416.
Published: 01 May 2013
... at the center of new exchange networks of design ideas, jail factories also claimed practical economic goals: to earn money for jails, train convicts in new skills and habits, and build India's productive potential in a time of economic malaise. As such, they provide an ideal site for examining the economic...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1976) 35 (4): 597–609.
Published: 01 August 1976
...; and there are few who can compete with this combination of skills. Nevertheless his study of the relationship between king and brahmin in traditional and (so far as is relevant) modern Indian society—a study found principally in one essay—impressed me in two ways, which, in association, did not sustain admiration...