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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (3): 589–598.
Published: 01 August 2020
...Jaeho Kang Abstract This essay provides a critical observation of the South Korean government's distinctive management of COVID-19 with particular reference to the state of emergency. It reveals that the success of South Korea's handling of the pandemic is largely attributed by a majority...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 23 (4): 599–600.
Published: 01 August 1964
.... Pacific Island Bastions of the United States. By HEROLD J. WIENS. 1962. 127. Indonesia: The Crisis of the Millstones. By BENJAMIN HIGGINS with JEAN HIGGINS. 1963. 144. The Lower Mekong: Challenge to Cooperation in Southeast Asia. By C. HART SCHAAF and RUSSELL H. FIFIELD. 1963. 136. Pakistan: Emerging...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (2): 363–387.
Published: 01 May 2021
... political relations with the emergence of various strands of China–India scholarship, since the two aspects often intersect. The major lacuna in the field, this essay argues, is a framework needed to analyze the complex connections and the pertinent comparisons between China and India. It contends...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1943) 2 (4): 395–397.
Published: 01 August 1943
...John McGilvrey Maki Japan's emergence as a modern state . By E. Herbert Norman . New York : Institute of Pacific Relations , 1940 . xvi, 254 p. $2.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1943 1943 BOOK REVIEWS 395 military to brand all liberating movements...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (3): 986–988.
Published: 01 August 1994
...Mary Somers Heidhues The Rise and Fall of Revenue Farming: Business Elites and the Emergence of the Modern State . Edited by John Butcher and Howard Dick . New York : St. Martin's Press , 1993 . xviii, 306 pp. $69.95. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1994 1994...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2003) 62 (1): 335–336.
Published: 01 February 2003
...Robert W. Hefner Islam and Ideology in the Emerging Indonesian State: The Persatuan Islam (PERSIS), 1923–1957 . By Howard M. Federspiel . Leiden : Brill , 2001 . xii, 365 pp. $114.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2003 2003 BOOK REVIEWS SOUTHEAST...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1976) 35 (4): 709–710.
Published: 01 August 1976
...Robert N. Kearney Electoral Politics in an Emergent State: The Ceylon General Election of May 1970 . By A. Jeyaratnam Wilson . New York : Cambridge University Press , 1975 . Perspectives on Development, 3. xv, 240 pp. Tables, Maps, Notes, Appendixes, Bibliographical Note, Index. $21.00...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1997) 56 (2): 514–516.
Published: 01 May 1997
...Richard H. Meadow The Archaeology of Early Historic South Asia: The Emergence of Cities and States . By F. R. Allchin with George Erdosy , R. A. E. Coningham , D. K. Chakrabarti , and Bridget Allchin . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 1995 . xviii, 371 pp. $74.95 (cloth...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1956) 15 (3): 371–382.
Published: 01 May 1956
...Ardath W. Burks Abstract The first decade of the Meiji era, 1868-77, was a period of bewildering experiment in political forms for the nation-state emerging in Japan. The administrative structure of the new central government underwent a kaleidoscopic series of forms ranging from the direct copy...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1980) 39 (4): 693–710.
Published: 01 August 1980
...Amarjit Kaur Abstract The main contention of this essay is that railways in Malaya were constructed specifically to serve the tin and rubber industries which were dominated by Western capitalist enterprise. The railroads were concentrated in the west coast states, reinforcing the trend toward...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1970) 29 (4): 761–778.
Published: 01 August 1970
...Heinz Bechert Abstract The emergence of an historiographical tradition in Ceylon was caused by the importance of an unbroken succession of ordinations in the Sangha for the survival of Theravada Buddhism and by the emergence of the Sinhalese nation. One of the main factors of this nation-building...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (2): 471–492.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Rebecca Jane Williams Abstract This article examines family planning during the Emergency in India, drawing upon the archive of the Shah Commission of Inquiry. It aims, primarily, to understand why family planning became such an important point of state intervention during the Emergency, when...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2017) 76 (3): 751–768.
Published: 01 August 2017
... unionization efforts by school social workers and attempts to explain why these workers do not recognize care work as a source of exploitation. Finally, the author presents analytical tools to better understand the intersection of state employment, exploitation, and gendered care labor as an emerging...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1991) 50 (2): 280–307.
Published: 01 May 1991
... against the panoply of feudal obligations imposed by the Ming state (Fu Yiling 1957:109–21; Tanaka 1984:189–91; Yuan 1979:296, 310). Others have stressed the accelerating trend toward absolutism in the late Ming and the emergence of a cross-class alliance opposed to the arbitrary exercise of state power...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (4): 767–788.
Published: 01 November 2019
...” in Asia. The example of Chinese history since the 1990s points to the resurgence of a Smithian circulation-centered approach that challenges the Eurocentric story of failure. Each of these approaches emerged out of distinct eras of capital accumulation in the twentieth century: mid-century state-supported...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2008) 67 (4): 1341–1364.
Published: 01 November 2008
... Dalit identity. Dera Sach Khand Ballan, one of the most popular Ravidass Deras in Punjab, played an important role in concretizing this path by chiseling the markers of a separate Dalit identity in the state. The author assesses the long-term implications of the newly emerged Dalit consciousness...
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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 (2020) 79 (3): 685–706.
Published: 01 August 2020
... argue that the term “empire” should be (re)understood as a global co-production, emerging from multiple intersecting histories and scholarly debates about those histories. Doing so challenges influential definitions of empire that rely on a distinction between empires and nation-states, highlighting...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1995) 54 (1): 152–160.
Published: 01 February 1995
...Donald Harper Abstract Fundamental changes occurred in chinese civilization between the fifth century B.C.E. and the second century C.E., roughly corresponding to the Warring States (which officially commences in 453 B.C.E.) and the Ch'in and Han empires (Han rule ends in 220 C.E.). The emergence...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (4): 831–848.
Published: 01 November 2013
..., it identifies the steps undertaken by the state to make the country a global center of Islamic finance. As the recent financial crises have shaken confidence in North Atlantic financial systems, Malaysia is geographically and culturally well-positioned between two emergent economic regions currently...
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