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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 (2013) 72 (3): 733–734.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Sun-Chul Kim Asia's Unknown Uprisings, Volume 1: South Korean Social Movements in the 20th Century . By George Katsiaficas . Chicago : PM Press , 2012 . 480 pp. $28.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2013  2013 Designed as the first of a two-volume...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1960) 20 (1): 109–110.
Published: 01 November 1960
...John M. Maki Leftwing Social Movements in Japan: An Annotated Bibliography . By Cecil H. Uyehara . Tokyo and Rutland, Vermont : Charles E. Turtle , 1959 . 444 . $9.75. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1960 1960 BOOK REVIEWS 109 and challenging ideas they contain...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (4): 1034–1040.
Published: 01 November 2020
... on the policy choices of the ruling party in India. The four books, to varying degrees, provide important insights into critical junctures, vital social movements, and particular epochs in the evolution of Indian politics since independence. Taken together, they constitute an invaluable contribution...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (1): 255–257.
Published: 01 February 2020
... such as formal meetings, marches, and petitions. While Falun Gong envisions a triadic relationship between itself as challenger, the Chinese authorities, and the general public, which is part and parcel of a modern social movement, Minyun confines itself to the existing cultural toolbox of voicing opposition...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1995) 54 (1): 244–245.
Published: 01 February 1995
...Beth Roy Reinventing Revolution: New Social Movements and the Socialist Tradition in India . By Gail Omvedt . New York : M. E. Sharpe , 1993 . xvii, 353 pp. $55.00 (cloth); $19.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1995 1995 244 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (4): 1104–1105.
Published: 01 November 2014
... the agents of capital and “reunification” who find democratic procedures so easy to ignore. But Chuang's own money is on democracy and activism from below; this nicely argued volume makes his pronouncement believable. Democracy on Trial: Social Movements and Cultural Politics in Postauthoritarian...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1992) 51 (1): 195–196.
Published: 01 February 1992
...Anita M. Weiss Protest and Change: Studies in Social Movements . By T. K. Oommen . New Delhi : Sage Publications . 1990 . 309 pp. $32.50. State and Society in India: Studies in Nation-Building . By T. K. Oommen . New Delhi : Sage Publications . 1990 . 225 pp. $26.00...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2024) 83 (1): 183–185.
Published: 01 February 2024
...Myungji Yang Between the Streets and the Assembly: Social Movements, Political Parties, and Democracy in South Korea . By Yoonkyung Lee . Honolulu : University of Hawai‘i Press , 2022 . xvi, 244 pp. ISBN: 9780824890179 . © 2024 Association for Asian Studies 2024 When...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2002) 61 (4): 1237–1257.
Published: 01 November 2002
...). 1960 –61. Seoul. Reunification Issues and Civil Society in South Korea: The Debates and Social Movement for Reunification during the April Revolution Period, 1960-1961 SEUK-RYULE HONG Introduction Research into the reunification of Korea has focused on the governmental policies of North and South...
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Journal of Asian Studies 11235466.
Published: 26 March 2024
... be influencing the rhetoric of the local church. This article takes a different approach and explores how liberation movements in Ukraine and Hong Kong inform and inspire elements of the theology of social justice within local Catholic communities through bringing to life their social dreams and engaging...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1970) 29 (4): 954–955.
Published: 01 August 1970
...Thomas W. Simons Ideas in History: Proceedings of a seminar on ideas motivating social and religious movements and political and economic policies during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries in India . Edited by Bisheshwar Prasad . New York : Asia Publishing House , n.d. xv, 351 pp. n.p...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1968) 27 (2): 402–403.
Published: 01 February 1968
...Hyman Kublin The Social Democratic Movement in Prewar Japan . By George Oakley Totten III . New Haven : Yale University Press , 1966 . xiv , 455 pp. Plates, Graphs, Appendices. $12.50. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1968 1968 402 JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1983) 43 (1): 187–189.
Published: 01 November 1983
...Eleanor Zelliot Religion as Social Vision: The Movement Against Untouchability in Twentieth-Century Punjab . By Mark Juergensmeyer . Berkeley : University of California Press , 1982 . x, 282 pp. Photographs, Appendixes, List of Interviews, Glossary of Indian Terms, Bibliography, Index...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1998) 57 (1): 263–265.
Published: 01 February 1998
...Leela Fernandes The Women's Movement and Colonial Politics in Bengal: The Quest for Political Rights, Education and Social Reform Legislation ., 1921–36. By Barbara Southard . New Delhi : Manohar , 1995 . x, 317 pp. $26.00 (cloth). Beyond Purdah?: Women in Bengal ., 1890–1939...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1970) 29 (2): 484–485.
Published: 01 February 1970
...P. D. Reeves Politics and Social Conflict in South India: The Non-Brahmin Movement and Tamil Separatism, 1916–1929 . By Eugene F. Irschick . Berkeley : University of California Press , 1969 . xiii, 414 pp. Appendixes, Bibliography, Index. $9.75. Copyright © The Association for Asian...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1976) 36 (1): 37–56.
Published: 01 November 1976
...Stephen S. Large Abstract Social reformers must often make difficult political decisions as they define an ideology of change, and the strategies and tactics to be implemented on its behalf. As Peter Gay observes, “A democratic Socialist movement that attempts to transform a capitalist...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (4): 891–910.
Published: 01 November 2020
... of investigative reports and amid an emerging social movement calling for his release that spanned South Korea and the United States. Influenced by both the American civil rights movement and the Korean progressive minjung ideology, Take Me Home is among several popular radio programs and novels that helped spark...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (4): 975–987.
Published: 01 November 2014
... documentary on climate change. Facebook, Twitter, and chats excitedly shared news of the upcoming global release of a film seeking to unite the globe in a social movement to stop climate change. Software engineers and social justice activists might, it seemed, be able to come together on this topic...
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Journal of Asian Studies 11235446.
Published: 26 March 2024
... Kong social movements and offers new insights into the politics of identity in Hong Kong. © 2024 Association for Asian Studies 2024 Hong Kong localism religion social movements DAVID A. PALMER ADVANCE PUBLICATION Warriors of the City-State Chin Wan, Chi­nese Religion, and Hong Kong...