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Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (2): 365–368.
Published: 01 May 2018
... and theoretical issues in Korean, Asian, and environmental studies. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2018  2018 agriculture ecosystems environment Korea landscapes nature systems of mediation war John Lee's, David Fedman's, and Lisa Brady's essays persuasively show the value...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1985) 44 (2): 271–292.
Published: 01 February 1985
... regions. These cases provide a basis for arguing that economic macrocycles are a systemic property—not of provinces or of the empire as a whole but of regional economies viewed as internally differentiated and interdependent systems of human interaction. An exploration of the relation between regional...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1986) 45 (3): 662–663.
Published: 01 May 1986
... that the distribution of labor and financial obligations for the irrigation system mediates technically unavoidable inequities in water allocation. Siy makes the case that the provision of sanctions and incentives is a major administrative activity of local irrigation societies. This is accomplished in the zanjera...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1986) 45 (3): 663–665.
Published: 01 May 1986
... and financial obligations for the irrigation system mediates technically unavoidable inequities in water allocation. Siy makes the case that the provision of sanctions and incentives is a major administrative activity of local irrigation societies. This is accomplished in the zanjera through an equitable...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (1): 212–213.
Published: 01 February 1994
...Koji Taira Beyond Mass Production: The Japanese System and Its Transfer to the U. S. . By Martin Kenney and Richard Florida . New York and Oxford : Oxford University Press , 1993 . xii, 410 pp. $29.95. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1994 1994 212...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (1): 69–89.
Published: 01 February 2013
... from the authorities after a serious incident, they told me. 13 Thus, a dual system operates, whereby a wrongdoer may have to suffer double punishment, both imprisonment and payment of a large fine. The injustice of this situation was explicitly recognized by one of the Golok mediators, who told me...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1980) 39 (4): 871–872.
Published: 01 August 1980
...Jeremy H. Kemp Code and Custom in a Thai Provincial Court: The Interaction of Formal and Informal Systems of Justice . By David M. Engel . Tucson : The University of Arizona Press (Association for Asian Studies Monographs No. 34), 1978 . xiv, 230 pp. Figures, Tables, Bibliography...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (1): 209–212.
Published: 01 February 1994
... applicable. This ambitious book is the result of the authors' research, which began modestly with one transplant and mushroomed into an enormous undertaking. Kenney and Florida call the Japanese system "innovation-mediated production" and consider it the latest stage of manufacturing "beyond mass production...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1981) 40 (2): 231–254.
Published: 01 February 1981
..., namely, the jati (autonomous caste grouping), the jajmani or village-group linkage system, and the guru-chela (teacher-disciple, Bengali version: guru-sbishya) set of personal ties. Japanese factional structure, on the other hand, is characterized by: (1) a less clear distinction between inner and outer...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1998) 57 (1): 275–277.
Published: 01 February 1998
...Judith Nagata Managing Marital Disputes in Malaysia: Islamic Mediators and Conflict Resolution in the Syariah Courts . By Sharifah Zaleha Syed Hassan and Sven Cederroth . Richmond, Surrey : Curzon Press for Nordic Institute of Asian Studies, 1997 . ii, 253 pp. Distributed...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1976) 35 (4): 627–646.
Published: 01 August 1976
... an Ethnosociology of Hindu Caste Systems,” IXth Int'l Congress of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences, No. 2206, 1973; Marriott & Inden, “Caste Systems” in Encyclopaedia Britannica, 1974. Marriott, “Hindu Transactions: Diversity without Dualism,” Association of Social Anthropologists, Symposium...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1993) 52 (4): 1097–1099.
Published: 01 November 1993
...Nancy J. Smith-Hefner Women and Mediation in Indonesia . Edited by Sita van Bemmelen , Madelon Djajadiningrat-Niewenhuis , Elsbeth Locher-Scholten , and Elly Touwen-Bouwsma . Leiden : KITLV Press , 1992 . Distributed by Cellar Book Shop, Detroit, vii, 307 pp. $29.00. Copyright ©...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1986) 45 (5): 971–994.
Published: 01 November 1986
...' will prove increasingly rewarding, as anthropologists shift their attention from the internal organization of communities to the manner of their integration into larger systems."49 The activities of these "brokers" can be put under the collective term "mediation." This mediation process may involve all...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1976) 35 (4): 712–713.
Published: 01 August 1976
... Valley, Afghanistan. BY SCHUY- Much more serious is Jones's misunderstanding LER JONES. London and New York: Seminar of the terms denoting the roles and structure of the Press, 1974. Seminar Studies in Anthropol- kinship system. He asserts that the Kalaja have a ogy, 3. xiv, 299 pp. Illustrations, Photo...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1976) 36 (1): 189–195.
Published: 01 November 1976
...McKim Marriott Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1976 1976 1 McKim Marriott and Inden Ronald B. , “Caste Systems,” Encyclopaedia Britannica , 15th ed. ( Chicago , 1974 ) , Macropaedia III, pp. 982–91. 2 Barnett Steve , Fruzzetti Lina...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (3): 805–809.
Published: 01 August 2014
... kind of censorship system. Maintaining that the idea of a “free press” is just an idea, Abel gets away from a sanctified notion of literary texts and back to the reality of production, dissemination, mediation, and consumption. Reflecting on the makeup and meaning of the archive itself, Abel makes us...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1974) 34 (1): 255–256.
Published: 01 November 1974
...Charles H. Heimsath Indus Waters Treaty: An Exercise in International Mediation . By N. D. Gulhati . Bombay : Allied Publishers , 1973 . Rs. 96.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1974 1974 BOOK REVIEWS the sixteenth to nineteenth. Other sections of equivalent...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (4): 1023–1025.
Published: 01 November 2020
... of “platform” that includes aspects of physical infrastructure, professional and amateur contents, and dynamic economic systems. He considers platforms to include “product-technology platforms” such as gaming consoles and software systems, “contents platforms” such as YouTube and Japan's NicoNico Video...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (1): 213–215.
Published: 01 February 1994
.... "Innovation-mediated production" maximally utilizes workers' mental faculties. Compare this with a "fordist" factory where the social distance between workers and engineers or between workers and managers is almost unbridgeable and workers are mere "hands" assigned to simple, repetitive tasks day in, day out...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1995) 54 (2): 528–529.
Published: 01 May 1995
... on a sturdy empirical base. The essays cover a wide range of topics including history and theory, economic law, divorce, magisterial adjudication, the legal profession, and mediation. Although the scope is broad, each author focuses on civil law in action as a means of correcting earlier misperceptions...