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Journal of Asian Studies (2022) 81 (1): 235–240.
Published: 01 February 2022
...Himanshu Jha Clients and Constituents: Political Responsiveness in Patronage Democracies . By Jennifer Bussell . New York : Oxford University Press , 2019 . 367 pp. ISBN: 9780190945404 (paper). Social Justice through Inclusion: The Consequences of Electoral Quotas in India...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1975) 35 (1): 63–84.
Published: 01 November 1975
... a difference in levels of analysis, the historian taking a more encompassing perspective while the anthropologist in the course of his fieldwork concentrates on the grass-roots social world of village India. Partly it reflects the bias of the historical discipline in general toward formal institutions...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1962) 21 (3): 437–438.
Published: 01 May 1962
...Philip Singer Sociology, Social Research, and Social Problems in India . Edited by R. N. Saksena . New York : Asia Publishing House , 1961 . 193 . Tables, Indices. $7.50 Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1962 1962 BOOK REVIEWS 437 conforms to classical Sanskrit...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1962) 21 (4): 583–584.
Published: 01 August 1962
...Joseph W. Elder Social Profiles of a Metropolis. Social and Economic Structure of Lucknow, Capital of Uttar Pradesh, 1954–56 . By Radhakamal Mukerjee and Baljit Singh . New York : Asia Publishing House , 1961 . xii, 210 . Tables, Appendices, Index. Copyright © The Association...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1958) 17 (4): 638.
Published: 01 August 1958
...Walter F. Vella The Social Sciences and Thailand: A Compilation of Articles on Various Social-Science Fields and their Application to Thailand . Ed. G. William Skinner , et al. Published under the auspices of the Education Society of Thailand. Bangkok : Cornell Research Center , 1956...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (3): 777–780.
Published: 01 August 2021
...Amanda Weidman India Connected: How the Smartphone Is Transforming the World's Largest Democracy . By Ravi Agrawal . New York : Oxford University Press , 2018 . viii, 230 pp. ISBN: 9780190858650 (cloth). A Village Goes Mobile: Telephony, Mediation, and Social Change in Rural India...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1954) 14 (1): 130–132.
Published: 01 November 1954
...Douglas G. Haring Social Anthropology in Melanesia: A Review of Research . By A. P. Elkin . Published under the auspices of the South Pacific Commission. Melbourne : Oxford University Press , 1953 . xiii, 166 . 27/6 Social Anthropology in Polynesia: A Review of Research...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1966) 25 (3): 556–557.
Published: 01 May 1966
...Robert I. Crane Social Ideas and Social Change in Bengal, 1818–1835 . By A. F. Salahuddin Ahmed . Leiden : E. J. Brill , 1965 . x, 204 , Appendices, Bibliography, Index. Guilders 28. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1966 1966 556 JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1995) 54 (4): 1129–1131.
Published: 01 November 1995
...Robert G. Varady Social Ecology. Oxford in India Readings in Sociology and Social Anthropology . Edited by Ramachandra Guha . Delhi : Oxford University Press , 1994 . x, 398 pp. $28.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1995 1995 BOOK REVIEWS SOUTH ASIA 1129...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2008) 67 (4): 1401–1406.
Published: 01 November 2008
... . Edited by Keimi Kaizua and Anne Krueger . New York : Palgrave Macmillan , 2006 . xvi , 222 pp. $85.00 (cloth). Population Decline and Ageing in Japan—The Social Consequences . By Florian Coulmas . New York : Routledge , 2007 . viii , 167 pp. $150.00 (cloth). The Care...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1980) 39 (4): 891–892.
Published: 01 August 1980
...Lenore Manderson Social Engineering in Singapore: Educational Policies and Social Change, 1819–1972 . By H. E. Wilson . Singapore : Singapore University Press (for the Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Singapore), 1978 . xv, 300 pp. Tables, Appendixes, Bibliography, Index. $20.00...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1982) 41 (2): 398–399.
Published: 01 February 1982
...Mark Juergensmeyer Social Movements and Social Transformation: A Study of Two Backward Classes Movements in India . By: M. S. A. Rao . India : Macmillan Company of India , 1979 . 256 pp. Appendixes, Bibliography, Author Index. $16 (cloth). (Distributed by South Asia Books, Columbia, Mo...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1982) 41 (2): 395–396.
Published: 01 February 1982
...R. E. Frykenberg Social Protest in India: British Protestant Missionaries and Social Reforms, 1850–1900 . By G. A. Oddie . Columbia, Mo. : South Asia Books , 1978 . vi, 283 pp. Bibliography, Index. $17.50. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1982 1982 BOOK REVIEWS SOUTH...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1970) 29 (4): 950–951.
Published: 01 August 1970
...Ralph W. Nicholas Castes: Old and New. Essays in Social Structure and Social Stratification . By André Béteille . New York : Asia Publishing House , 1969 . viii, 254 pp. Index, n.p. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1970 1970 950 JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES reasons...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1971) 30 (3): 697–698.
Published: 01 May 1971
...Victor Jesudason Determinants of Social Structure and Social Change in India and Other Papers . By K. C. Panchanadikar and Mrs. J. Panchanadikar . Bombay : Popular Prakashan , 1970 . xv, 241 pp. Index. Rs. 32.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1971 1971 BOOK...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1973) 32 (3): 532–533.
Published: 01 May 1973
...Mark Juergensmeyer The Politics of Untouchability: Social Mobility and Social Change in a City of India . By Owen Lynch . New York : Columbia University Press , 1969 . xiv, 251 pp. Glossary, Appendix, Bibliography, Index.$10.00. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1973...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1990) 49 (4): 882–883.
Published: 01 November 1990
...Frank E. Reynolds The Social Face of Buddhism: An Approach to Political and Social Activism . By Ken Jones . London : Wisdom Publications , 1989 . 415 pp. $18.95 (cloth); $9.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1990 1990 882 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1989) 48 (1): 190–192.
Published: 01 February 1989
...Fujiya Kawashima Chosŏn Sahoesa Yŏn'gu: Chosŏn Sahoe Ŭi Kujo Wa Sŏnggkyŏk Mil Ku P'yŏngch'ŏn e Kwanhan Yŏn'gu . [A study of the Chosŏn social history: The social structure and its characteristics and change] . By Chun-ho Song . Seoul : Ilchogak , 1987 . xii, 518 pp. W9,000. Copyright...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1993) 52 (3): 565–583.
Published: 01 August 1993
...Mark R. Woodward Abstract I n social and political discourse in contemporary Indonesia, the use of hadīth texts serves social and political as well as more narrowly religious ends. Among the purposes of the translation and exegesis of Arabic texts are the definition of an ideal Islamic society...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (1): 168–169.
Published: 01 February 2020
...Joe Ellis The Anti-Social Contract: Injurious Talk and Dangerous Exchanges in Northern Mongolia . By Lars Højer . New York : Berghahn , 2019 . xii, 202 pp. 9781785332463 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2020 2020 Lars Højer's The Anti-Social...