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Far Eastern Quarterly (1954) 13 (3): 251–260.
Published: 01 May 1954
...Edward H. Schafer Abstract Among the sins of scholarly translators from the Chinese, there is one which is so prevalent as to remain unchallenged generation after generation, possibly because no one is free from its taint. I refer to the practice of leaving uncooked and indigestible lumps...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1952) 11 (3): 408–410.
Published: 01 May 1952
... spokesmen put up a not altogether convincing defense against the Conservative criticism that the Colonial Office's policy was "vacillating, complacent and unrealistic." University of Minnesota LENNOX A. MILLS The Satapancasatka of Matrce(a: Sanskrit Text, Tibetan translation and commentary, and Chinese...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (1): 187–194.
Published: 01 February 2019
... not needed by Heian readers. His translation runs two hundred pages longer than any of the others, but, except for Seidensticker's, it is a faster read, largely because of its clarity. Washburn boldly updates dialogue in his translation, incorporating colloquialisms such as “played it cool” (Washburn, p...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1977) 36 (2): 402–403.
Published: 01 February 1977
... of Pittsburgh GARY D. ALUNSON On Translation In the interest of promoting more efficient communication and enhancing graduate education, I would be grateful for a little space in which to air my views on translation. Translation is generally regarded as either an elementary or an overly complex exercise. Too...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (1): 206–208.
Published: 01 February 2020
...Joon Hur A Place to Live: A New Translation of Yi Chung-hwan's T'aengniji, the Korean Classic for Choosing Settlements . Translated by Inshil Choe Yoon . Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press , 2019 . xiv, 229 pp. ISBN: 9780824877606 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1963) 22 (2): 205–207.
Published: 01 February 1963
...Homer H. Dubs Records of the Grand Historian of China, translated from the Shih Chi of Ssu-ma Ch'ien . By Burton Watson . 2 vols. New York : Columbia University Press , 1961 . 563 + 543. Index. $20.00. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1963 1963 BOOK REVIEWS 205...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (3): 678–679.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Nan Z. Da Western Literature in China and the Translation of a Nation . By Shouhua Qi . New York : Palgrave-Macmillan , 2012 . xiii, 226 pp. $90.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2013  2013 Shouhua Qi's new book is one of the most historically...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (3): 619–640.
Published: 01 August 2014
... different complete translations of the Qur'ān into Japanese, however, amply bespeaks a genuinely religious interest in Islam, an impression that is corroborated by a look at the sociopolitical contexts of the translations and the biographical backgrounds of the translators. While explicitly anti-modern...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1959) 18 (4): 498–499.
Published: 01 August 1959
...John L. Bishop A List of Published Translations from Chinese into English, French, and German . Compiled and edited by Martha Davidson . Part I: Literature, Exclusive of Poetry . (Tentative Edition). Ann Arbor, Mich. : J. W. Edwards for the American Council of Learned Societies , 1952...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1959) 18 (4): 499–500.
Published: 01 August 1959
...James I. Crump, Jr. Stories from a Ming Collection: Translations of Chinese Short Stories Published in the Seventeenth Century . By Cyril Birch London : The Bodley Head , 1958 . 205 . Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1959 1959 BOOK REVIEWS 499 (item 81512.2...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (1): 216–217.
Published: 01 February 2014
...Kirk A. Denton But Hill proposes to dispense with issues of accuracy and authenticity and instead to read Lin's translations as “original literary works” (p. 154). In so doing, he reveals that Lin's style is far from the “pure” ancient-style prose his detractors ridiculed. Instead, Hill finds...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (1): 204–206.
Published: 01 February 2014
...Alison M. Groppe Theoretically, Tan's astute engagement with Shu-mei Shih's conceptualization of the sinophone stands out. Tan prods us to see sinophone identities, identity formation, and the sinophone relational network as translational, thus highlighting aspects of the sinophone that argue...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (1): 224–226.
Published: 01 February 2013
... or “Islamic-Arabic” (p. 97). I did not find a single instance where the central question of translatability was not bound up with a question of whether a local term would capture the specifically Islamic import of an Arabic term. Now, a major and viable point of the book is to demonstrate that literature can...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1962) 21 (3): 373–374.
Published: 01 May 1962
...Mary C. Wright Ch'ing Administrative Terms: A Translation of the Terminology of the Six Boards with Explanatory Notes . Edited by E-tu Zen Sun . Harvard East Asian Studies No. 7. Cambridge : Harvard University Press , 1961 . xxvii, 421 . Sources, Indices. $7.50. Copyright ©...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1967) 26 (2): 301.
Published: 01 February 1967
...W.A.C.H. Dobson BOOK REVIEWS 301 Kuan-tzu, a translation and study of twelve chapters. Vol. i. TRAN. AND ED. BY W. ALLVN RICKETT. Foreword by Derk Bodde. Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 1965. HK $45. This is a translation of twelve of the seventysix chapters of a work which Haloun has...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1958) 17 (3): 481–486.
Published: 01 May 1958
...D. E. Mills A Study of the Ise-monogatari with the Text According to the Den-Teika-hippon and an Annotated Translation . (in two volumes). By Frits Vos . The Hague : Mouton and Co. , 1957 . xii, 271 , 208. Indices. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1958 1958 BOOK...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1957) 16 (2): 293–295.
Published: 01 February 1957
...A. Feuerwerker Chinese Social History: Translations of Selected Studies . By E-tu Zen Sun and John de Francis . Washington, D. C. : American Council of Learned Societies , 1956 . xiv, 400 . Maps, Table, Index. $7.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1957 1957...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1959) 18 (4): 511–512.
Published: 01 August 1959
...Earl Miner An Introduction to Haiku: An Anthology of Poems and Translations from Bashō to Shiki . By Harold G. Henderson . New York : Doubleday , 1958 . Boards: xii, 179 . $4.50. Paper: x, 190. $1.25. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1959 1959 1 My page...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1960) 20 (1): 106–107.
Published: 01 November 1960
...Marius B. Jansen The Founding of the Kamakura Shogunate 1180–1185, with Selected Translations from the Azuma Kagami . By Minoru Shinoda . Records of Civilization, Sources and Studies Number LVII. New York : Columbia University Press , 1960 , xii , 385 . Illustrated, Map, Bibliography...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1961) 20 (2): 232–233.
Published: 01 February 1961
...Kun Chang Fifty Chinese Stories. Selected from Classical Texts, Romanized, and Translated into Modern Chinese . By Y. C. Liu , with an Introduction and Romanized Japanese Versions by W. Simon. London : Lund Humphries , 1960 , xxii, 232. Vocabularies, Notes. 45/-. Copyright ©...