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Far Eastern Quarterly (1945) 4 (2): 127–134.
Published: 01 February 1945
.... THE SHADOW OF UNFREEDOM BRUNO LASKER THE present war has brought home the fact that even the most elementary freedom, the right to dispose over one's own person, cannot be taken for granted. Despotism backed by military force still rides roughshod over the rights of man. But whereas formerly a conqueror...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1992) 51 (2): 436–437.
Published: 01 May 1992
...Gyan Prakash Wage Labour and Unfreedom in Agriculture: An Indian Case Study . By V. K. Ramachandran . Oxford : Clarendon Press , 1990 . xvii, 321 pp. $79.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1992 1992 436 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES major preoccupation...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1992) 51 (2): 435–436.
Published: 01 May 1992
... of information gathered and the author's attempts to place her data within an historical context. JANET A. CONTURSI St. Olaf College Wage Labour and Unfreedom in Agriculture: An Indian Case Study. By V. K. R A M A C H A N D R A N . Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1990. xvii, 321 pp. $79.00. This study asks if economic...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1992) 51 (1): 197–198.
Published: 01 February 1992
... a reinterpretation/reconstitution of "advances" given laborers by cultivators as "debts," the surety for which was the body and labor of the kamia. If slavery had been abolished, the unfreedom of kamias could only result from voluntary agreement to be so bound. Once invented and backed by juridical power, bonded...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1992) 51 (2): 437–438.
Published: 01 May 1992
.... While, among other factors, "the spread of modernity" has advanced the cause of freedom (p. 184), unfreedom feeds on poverty and the absence of education because these prevent the "penetration of modernity, of scientific thinking on a general scale," and a "general democratization of rural life" (p. 185...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1992) 51 (1): 198–199.
Published: 01 February 1992
... of agnosticism in a Foucaultist world. The author recognizes that "a critical scrutiny of the colonial critique of unfreedom runs the risk of being interpreted as slavery's defense." However, "it is precisely this tactic of pitting slavery against freedom that conceals the domination of free labor...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1986) 45 (2): 394–395.
Published: 01 February 1986
... is "full of traps and unseen depths" (p. 30) marked by the dichotomies of the old and the new, culture and nature, body and mind, art and life, and "habitual life" (p. 115) and impulsive life. Consequently the protagonists' questing minds drift from one "unfreedom" (p. 30) to another, until they imprison...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2022) 81 (4): 749–750.
Published: 01 November 2022
... frontiers of unfreedom in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region. Drawing on his fieldwork and a wide range of secondary sources, Byler links the Xinjiang crisis to developments reaching far beyond China: the rise of surveillance capitalism, extractive colonial and neocolonial regimes, transnational...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1945) 4 (4): 408–412.
Published: 01 August 1945
..., Bruno, The Shadow of Unfreedom, 127 Latourette, Kenneth Scott, The great century in northern Africa and Asia, 195 Lattimore, Eleanor, Labor unions in the Far East, 300; see also Lattimore, Owen Lattimore, Owen, Solution in Asia, 382 and Eleanor Lattimore, The making of modem China Levi, Werner...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (3): 815–821.
Published: 01 August 2021
... “introduced an anticommunist necropolitical order in which unfreedom would be presented as freedom, democratization as democracy, and militarism as the basis for life itself” (p. 3). Thereafter, when the Cold War turned “hot” in Korea and Vietnam, the United States exerted more “police power” and police...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (3): 497–519.
Published: 01 August 2019
... and unfreedom and the need to address them as entangled in the common history of capital, one needs to go back to Gyan Prakash's masterful demonstration of the reconstitution of a range of dependent ties by British rule in nineteenth-century Bihar in the inverse image of free labor. After the abolition...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1945) 5 (1): 100–110.
Published: 01 November 1945
... M. "The Moros in the Philip- RUEFF, GASTON. "Postwar problems of French Indo-China: economic aspects, social and political aspects." PA, 18 O1"16! Sept. 1945), 137-55,229-45. pines." FEQ, 4 (Feb. 1945), 119-26. Ruiz, LEOPOLDO T . "Farm tenancy and cooper- LASKER, BRUNO. "The shadow of unfreedom...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1992) 51 (4): 1009–1019.
Published: 01 November 1992
... A N D R A N , Wage Labour and Unfreedom in Agriculture: An Indian Case Study [GYAN PRAKASH] R A O , (trans Siva's Warriors: The Basava Purana of Pdlkuriki Somandtha [ H A N K HEIFETZ] R I C H M A N (ed Many Rdmdyanas: The Diversity of a Narrative Tradition in South Asia [FRANCES PRITCHETT] RISSMAN...
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Journal of Asian Studies 11235466.
Published: 26 March 2024
... Snyder, Tim­ot­ hy. 2018. The Road to Unfreedom: Russia, Europe, America. New York: Tim Dug­ gan Books. Szostek, Joanna, and Dariya Orlova. 2022. Understandings of Democracy and Good Cit­ izenship in Ukraine: Utopia for the People, Participation in Politics Not Required. Post-Soviet Affairs 38, no. 6...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1988) 47 (4): 796–813.
Published: 01 November 1988
... forms of inequality and unfreedom. In He Zhen's words, What we mean by equality between the sexes is not just that men will no longer oppress women. We also want men no longer to be oppressed by other men and women no longer to be oppressed by other women. . . . [Thus, women should] completely overthrow...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2006) 65 (2): 277–306.
Published: 01 May 2006
... capital (Mori 1936, 29). The absence of explicit coercion implicates the causes internal to him that lead him to abandon Erisu. Accepting the choice of regaining his social, professional, and national status means he must also accept his own responsibility for his unfreedom his failure to realize his...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2006) 65 (3): 495–527.
Published: 01 August 2006
... that as long as imperialism, economic exploitation, and other structures of unfreedom and alienation existed in any part of the world, the Indian nationalist movement would be a work in progress. As several scholars have noted, the advent of the nation form heralds a new way of marking time. Nationalist...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2006) 65 (3): 461–493.
Published: 01 August 2006
... a woman needs before anything else, before politics and other rights, Pane´ submitted, was individuality, personality, which allow her to think independently of men, to live, because the greatest cause of her unfreedom lies in her lack of internal independence (Pane 1930b; emphasis in the original...