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Journal of Asian Studies (2003) 62 (2): 593–594.
Published: 01 May 2003
...Constance A. Cook The Stele Inscriptions of Ch'in Shih-huang: Text and Ritual in Early Chinese Imperial Representation . By Martin Kern . American Oriental Society, no. 85. New Haven : American Oriental Society , 2000 . viii , 221 pp. $35.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2009) 68 (2): 603–604.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Luke Clossey The Story of a Stele: China's Nestorian Monument and Its Reception in the West, 1625–1916 . By Michael Keevak . Hong Kong : Hong Kong University Press , 2008 . ix , 195 pp. $39.50 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2009 2009 In 1625...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2023) 82 (3): 514–516.
Published: 01 August 2023
...Keith Taylor La chair des stèles: Enquête sur les donateurs et les Épigones du Bouddha et des divinités, au Vietnam, des origins à la fin du XVIIe siècle . By Philippe Papin . Paris : Les Belles Lettres , 2022 . 510 pages. ISBN: 9782251453699 . © 2023 Association for Asian...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2006) 65 (1): 180–182.
Published: 01 February 2006
...Bonnie Cheng Chinese Steles: Pre-Buddhist and Buddhist Use of a Symbolic Form . Edited by Dorothy C. Wong . Honolulu : University of Hawai'i Press , 2004 . xviii, 226 pp. $50.00 (cloth). Copyright © Association for Asian Studies 2006 2006 180 T H E J O U R N A L O F A S I A N S T...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (2): 345–366.
Published: 01 May 2013
... gentry networking, steles for living shrines included or invented the voices of local commoners. Whether this meant that commoners living under the reality of autocracy and class oppression could actually affect personnel and policy or not, erecting such steles as permanent features in the landscape did...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1992) 51 (4): 797–823.
Published: 01 November 1992
...Katherine A. Bowie Abstract For decades, scholarship on the Thai peasantry has proceeded as if the history of the peasantry were known. Scholars have luxuriated in tourist-brochure images of primeval abundance, reiterating unchallenged the famous adage from the thirteenth-century stele of King...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (1): 83–105.
Published: 01 February 2018
... is rare due to the preponderance of male-centered primary sources, there exists one stele inscription at the Haenam shrine that reveals that at least four women attempted to obtain political capital by supporting the construction of the shrine. These women were privileged members of the royal house who...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1977) 36 (3): 429–442.
Published: 01 May 1977
..., p. 176, v. XXI. See also below, where the occurrence of varnāsrama in Khmer is considered. 27 IC , II, pp. 65–68. 28 Loc. cit., lines A12-B13. 29 Cf. Prasat Ben stele, IC , VII, p. 182, lines B8–9; also see below. 30 On the term mūla , see “CSAC'(VI), pp...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1967) 26 (3): 411–420.
Published: 01 May 1967
... of the king's personal control of the Angkor administration. 12 IC, VII, 167-172. The Sdok Kak Thom inscription probably speaks of the destruction of this period; G. Coedes and P. Dupont, "Les Steles de Sdok Kak Thom, Phnom Sandak et Prah Vihar," Bulletin de Vicole Francois d'Extreme-Orient (hereafter BEFEO), v...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2006) 65 (1): 179–180.
Published: 01 February 2006
... representation in Chinese ction and lm over the past century and for offering insightful theoretical observations about how historicity can be textualized and visualized in various sophisticated ways. XIAOBIN YANG University of Mississippi Chinese Steles: Pre-Buddhist and Buddhist Use of a Symbolic Form...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2003) 62 (2): 594–595.
Published: 01 May 2003
... Studies, Inc. 2003 2003 594 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES discussion of the sequential arrangement of formulaic expressions, topoi sets, and rhyme patterns in the stele textual "chain," he attempts to recover a proto-text. This prototext breaks down into a typical pattern in which the narration...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2006) 65 (1): 182–183.
Published: 01 February 2006
... the constructed notions of identity (p. 9) expressed through a stele beyond their commemorative religious function would seem dif cult to pinpoint. Such topics remain a challenge, given the limitations posed by the formative nature of these Buddhist steles and by insuf cient information regarding patrons...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1990) 49 (4): 902–903.
Published: 01 November 1990
... including the most famous, the dazzlingly imaginative and moving novel Rene Leys were published posthumously. An exception was the volume of poems, Steles, published in 1914. In this volume, the brief, powerful poems are written as if they were engraved steles of Chinese stone found in temples, schools...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1983) 43 (1): 197–198.
Published: 01 November 1983
... of the ancient sanctuary of Bhadraniketana, located just inside the Thai frontier 35 kilometers due northwest of Sisophon. The inscription of this name, K.235, was engraved on the four sides of a sandstone stele discovered in the sanctuary compound sometime before 1884, and consists of 194 lines in Sanskrit...
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Journal of Asian Studies 11179471.
Published: 21 June 2024
... on Sino-Sog­dian and Sino-Syrian re­lig­ ious enc­ ount­er. This work fol­lows on the heels of other studi­es such as R. Todd Godwin s Per­sian Christ­ians at the Chi­ nese Court (2019), Mic­ hael Keevak s The Story of a Stele (2008), and From the Oxus River to the Chi­nese Shores (2013), edited by Li...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2011) 70 (4): 1132–1133.
Published: 01 November 2011
... and accompanying nirvana imagery. Chapter 2 discusses the nirvana story within narratives painted at the Mogao caves of Dunhuang and carved on several steles. A section of this chapter devoted to nirvana texts (pp. 87–94) will undoubtedly prove useful to students of Buddhism, outlining not only the various...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1990) 49 (4): 903–905.
Published: 01 November 1990
... including the most famous, the dazzlingly imaginative and moving novel Rene Leys were published posthumously. An exception was the volume of poems, Steles, published in 1914. In this volume, the brief, powerful poems are written as if they were engraved steles of Chinese stone found in temples, schools...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1968) 27 (3): 613.
Published: 01 May 1968
... of an English sentence, thus reversing the meaning. For example, the Korean section (on p. 86) refers to "some steles of which little remains save the traditional tortoise they once supported," whereas the tortoises actually served as the bases for the steles. The choice of words is often ridiculous; so...
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Journal of Asian Studies 11163097.
Published: 21 June 2024
... Asia (88). Chapter 3 cons­ ide­ rs what is the fo­cus of Nicolini-Zani s book, the first Chris­tian texts pro­duced in Chin­ ese. This chap­ter be­gins with a disc­ uss­ion of what dec­ ades of schola­rs have called China s Chris­tian Rosetta Stone, the Xi an stele erected in 781. Noting...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2009) 68 (4): 1265–1267.
Published: 01 November 2009
.... A fourth section discusses the Qing background of the Wuliang shrines. Both Eileen Hsiang-ling Hsu and Lilian Lan-ying Tseng address how Huang Yi, the discoverer of the Wuliang stele and reliefs, was connected to his scholarly environment and how he made his discoveries available by seals and albums...