1-20 of 1397 Search Results for


Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (3): 815–821.
Published: 01 August 2021
...Xiaobing Li A Violent Peace: Race, U.S. Militarism, and Cultures of Democratization in Cold War Asia and the Pacific . By Christine Hong . Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press , 2020 . xi, 302 pp. ISBN: 9781503612914 (paper). Arc of Containment: Britain, the United States...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (2010) 69 (1): 273–275.
Published: 01 February 2010
...M. William Steele Ruffians, Yakuza, Nationalists: The Violent Politics of Modern Japan, 1860–1960 . By Eiko Maruko Siniawer . Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press , 2008 . xi , 270 pp. $39.95 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2010 2010...
Journal Article
Far Eastern Quarterly (1954) 13 (3): 343–344.
Published: 01 May 1954
...Paul M. A. Linebarger Shanghai and Beyond: China's Recent Violent Past as Viewed from Shanghai's Colorful International Settlement . By Percy Finch . New York : Charles Scribner's Sons , 1935 . 357. $4.00. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1954 1954 BOOK REVIEWS 343...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (2): 552–554.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Sikata Banerjee Violent Conjunctures in Democratic India . By Amrita Basu . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2015 . xxviii, 335 pp. ISBN: 9781107089631 (cloth, also available in paper and as e-book). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2018  2018...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1973) 32 (3): 527–529.
Published: 01 May 1973
...Anthony Parel The Gentle Anarchists: A Study of the Leaders of the Sarvodaya Movement for Non- Violent Revolution in India . By Geoffrey Ostergaard and Melville Currell . OXford : Clarendon Press , 1971 . x, 421 pp. Tables, Appendices, Glossary, Bibliography, Index. $17.75...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (2003) 62 (3): 922–923.
Published: 01 August 2003
...Kenneth Pomeranz Manslaughter, Markets, and Moral Economy: Violent Disputes over Property Rights in Eighteenth-Century China . By Thomas Buoye . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2000 . xvi, 283 pp. $65.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2003...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (2004) 63 (4): 1133–1134.
Published: 01 November 2004
...Stephen Turnbull State of War: The Violent Order of Fourteenth-Century Japan . By Thomas Conlan . Ann Arbor : Center for Japanese Studies, University of Michigan , 2003 . xviii , 281 pp. $65.00 (cloth); $24.00 (paper). Copyright © Association for Asian Studies 2004 2004 B O O K...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1993) 52 (4): 1023–1025.
Published: 01 November 1993
...W. Miles Fletcher, III Defending the Japanese State: Structures, Norms, and the Political Responses to Terrorism and Violent Social Protest in the 1970s and 1980s . By Peter J. Katzenstein and Yutaka Tsujinaka . Ithaca, N.Y. : East Asia Program, Cornell University , 1991 . xi, 217 pp...
Published: 01 August 2020
Figure 6. A BCL leader highlighting his participation in a violent clash between BCL and Shibir (BCL leader 6 2016 ). More
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (2): 359–376.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Samson W. Lim Abstract A cursory examination of the Thai press reveals two things: A history of censorship, at times violently repressive, and sensational content centered on crime news. Reporters, editors, and publishers have been threatened, intimidated, and murdered in an effort to control...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (2023) 82 (4): 620–638.
Published: 01 November 2023
... pasts narrated by directly traumatized others and constructs a historical narrative to critically overcome the victim/perpetrator dichotomy that regulates the discourse surrounding wartime Japan's violent history. By having his nonviolent protagonist assume a violent aspect and turn into a perpetrator...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1997) 56 (2): 320–324.
Published: 01 May 1997
... is there apparently more violent conflict around identity politics in India today than at any time since Independence? To what extent do the character and intensity of recent conflicts differ from those of the past? What lessons can we learn from cases where community demands have been successfully accommodated...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1965) 24 (3): 431–439.
Published: 01 May 1965
... overwhelmed the long-dominant United National Party in a way that has not so far afflicted the Indian Congress or other similar parties, and a new Government came into power borne, it seemed, on the crest of a second wave of nationalism, of a different and more violent quality than its predecessor...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1975) 35 (1): 85–97.
Published: 01 November 1975
...Stephen F. Dale Abstract During the nineteenth and the early twentieth century, a series of violent outbreaks erupted in the rural areas of Malabar District in northern Kerala. The outbreaks were conducted by small groups of Mappillas, the indigenous Muslims of Kerala. At the time they occurred...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (3): 683–704.
Published: 01 August 2021
... and overdetermines these productions and allows for new, subversive potentialities. Building upon situated engagement, my analysis traces how the hypermasculine violent yanggang aesthetic tradition takes on new life by reclaiming women's voices in the Ip Man film franchise. I also identify the ways in which...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (2017) 76 (3): 655–674.
Published: 01 August 2017
... of an idealized home front struggling to bolster war production while still adhering to wartime goals of national austerity. In the cultural fantasies and nightmares of the Japanese home front, the munitions worker fluctuated between the valorized “industrial warrior” laboring for the nation and a violent...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1959) 18 (2): 241–258.
Published: 01 February 1959
... as a class. This program aroused such violent opposition that the government virtually lost its hold over the country and had to rely on Soviet tanks and airplanes to restore order. The Mongols resistance to their government's policy was probably encouraged by the general run of events in the Far East...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (4): 763–782.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Theodore C. Bestor Abstract On March 11, 2011, at 2:46 p.m. local time, an earthquake with an epicenter 130 kilometers east of Sendai off the Pacific coast of northern Japan shook the Tohoku region more violently than any tremor in a thousand years. The quake was approximately 9.0 in magnitude...
FIGURES | View All (10)
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1960) 20 (1): 33–43.
Published: 01 November 1960
... warfare in China and assist the Kuomintang in the policy of unification. Moreover, he is represented as being violently hostile to Japan, suspicious of the Japanese in the killing of his father, and determined to put forth every effort to bring Manchuria and Nationalist China together, so that the unified...
Journal Article
Journal of Asian Studies (1961) 20 (3): 275–281.
Published: 01 May 1961
...Myron Weiner Abstract Violence, non-violent civil disobedience, and mass demonstrations have been a part of Indian politics since independence; indeed, even before 1947. Occasionally these outbursts are truly spontaneous, and, when they are, they may be accounted for by the hypothesis that more...