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Journal of Asian Studies (2002) 61 (2): 753–755.
Published: 01 May 2002
...R. Thomas Rosin Sharing Water: Irrigation and Water Management in the Hindukush–Karakoram–Himalaya . Edited by Hermann Kreutzmann . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2000 . xxii , 283 pp. $35.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2002 2002 BOOK REVIEWS...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 23 (3): 469.
Published: 01 May 1964
...Sidney Klein Key Economic Areas in Chinese History; As Revealed in the Development of Public Works for Water-Control . By Ch'ao-Ting Chi . (First published, London: George Allen & Unwin, Ltd., 1936; issued under auspices of American Council Institute of Pacific Relations.) New York...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1963) 22 (3): 293–303.
Published: 01 May 1963
... of Lhasa. Harrer ( Seven Years in Tibet , London: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1953 , pp. 150 , 210 – 213 ) did a lot of work in the environs of Lhasa with regard to control and use of water, but never mentions ponds as part of an irrigation system. 8 As statistics by recall, all the measurements...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (3): 777–778.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Stephen Castles Wind over Water: Migration in an East Asian Context . Edited by David W. Haines , Keiko Yamanaka , and Shinji Yamashita . New York : Berghahn Books , 2012 . 284 pp. $90.00/£60.00 (cloth); $90.00/£60.00 (e-book). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2017) 76 (4): 1092–1100.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Ildikó Bellér-Hann Uyghur Nation: Reform and Revolution on the Russia-China Frontier . By David Brophy . Cambridge, Mass .: Harvard University Press , 2016 . 387 pp. ISBN: 9780674660373 (cloth, also available as e-book). Oil and Water: Being Han in Xinjiang...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2022) 81 (2): 407–411.
Published: 01 May 2022
...Matthieu Felt Plucking Chrysanthemums: Narushima Ryūhoku and Sinitic Literary Traditions in Modern Japan . By Matthew Fraleigh . Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Asia Center , 2016 . 498 pp. ISBN: 9780674425224 (cloth). The Japanese Discovery of Chinese Fiction: The Water Margin...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (3): 762–764.
Published: 01 August 2021
...Andrew de la Garza Climate of Conquest: War, Environment, and Empire in Mughal North India . By Pratyay Nath . New Delhi : Oxford University Press , 2019 . xli, 325 pp. ISBN: 9780199495559 (cloth). Water and the Environmental History of Modern India . By Velayutham Saravanan...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (3): 683–704.
Published: 01 August 2021
... this filmic remaking of Ip's life story builds an alternative embodiment that unsettles musculature as the ground of colonialist/nationalist dominance and lays the basis for a new horizon of justice encapsulated by the flexible and elastic “Be Water” sensibility. As human beings are facing the common threat...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1981) 40 (2): 393–394.
Published: 01 February 1981
...Kinya Tsuruta The Moon in the Water: Understanding Tanizaki, Kawabata, and Mishima . By Gwen Boardman Petersen . Honolulu : The University Press of Hawaii , 1979 . xi , 366 pp. Bibliography, Index. $14.95. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1981 1981 BOOK REVIEWS...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (2): 522–524.
Published: 01 May 2021
...Radhika Govindrajan Mountain, Water, Rock, God: Understanding Kedarnath in the Twenty-First Century . By Luke Whitmore . Berkeley : University of California Press , 2018 . 278 pp. ISBN: 9780520298026 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2021 2021 In June...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (1): 272–274.
Published: 01 February 2018
...Kelly D. Alley BITS of Belonging: Information Technology, Water, and Neoliberal Governance in India . By Simanti Dasgupta . Philadelphia : Temple University Press , 2015 . 232 pp. ISBN: 9781439912584 (cloth, also available in paper and as e-book). Copyright ©...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1975) 34 (3): 824–826.
Published: 01 May 1975
...Ramon H. Myers Shindai suirishi kenkyū (A study of the history of water utilization during the Ch'ing period) . By Morita Akira . Tokyo : Aki Shobō , 1974 . pp. 566 . 10 Glossy Maps, and Postscript. ¥8000. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1975 1975 824 JOURNAL...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1989) 48 (3): 631–633.
Published: 01 August 1989
...Matthew Mizenko Pools of Water, Pillars of Fire: The Literature of Ibuse Masuji . By John Whittier Treat . Seattle : University of Washington Press , 1988 . x , 294 pp. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1989 1989 BOOK REVIEWS JAPAN 631 did not favor livestock...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1999) 58 (1): 153–154.
Published: 01 February 1999
...Aihe Wang The Way of Water and Sprouts of Virtue . By Sarah Allan . Albany : State University of New York Press , 1997 . xiv, 181 pp. $53.50 (cloth); $17.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1999 1999 BOOK REVIEWS CHINA 153 Thus, despite a wealth...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1972) 31 (2): 367–371.
Published: 01 February 1972
... venture serious disagreement. Instead of “To reduce the speed of a stream. …” etc., I would translate, “To make sluggish water flow, the water-course should be bent like chiming-stones, by 3's or 5's (i.e., by an indeterminate number of obtuse-angled bends).” The etymologies given in the series...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2004) 63 (4): 961–990.
Published: 01 November 2004
... . Gifts, Favors, and Banquets: The Art of Social Relationships in China . Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press . When You Drink Water, Think of Its Source : Morality, Status, and Reinvention in Rural Chinese Funerals ELLEN OXFELD In the old society, people could not afford to complete a burial...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2011) 70 (3): 820–822.
Published: 01 August 2011
... particular people (especially your parents) have done for you in the past, so that you will know what you owe them now and will be committed to fulfilling your debts in the future. This is captured in the popular saying that is the title for this book: “drink water but remember the source.” But the focus...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2009) 68 (3): 949–950.
Published: 01 August 2009
...Jeremy T. Paltiel China's Water Warriors: Citizen Action and Policy Change . By Andrew C. Mertha . Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press , 2008 . xvii , 168 pp. $29.95 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2009 2009 This study by Andrew C. Mertha...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1997) 56 (3): 812–813.
Published: 01 August 1997
...Paul B. Courtright Water and Womanhood: Religious Meanings of Rivers in Maharashtra . By Anne Feldhaus . New York : Oxford University Press , 1995 . viii, 250 pp. $49.00 (cloth); $18.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1997 1997 812 THE JOURNAL...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1997) 56 (3): 873–874.
Published: 01 August 1997
...Leo Howe Mantras Between Fire and Water: Reflections on a Balinese Rite . By Frits Staal . Amsterdam : Monograph No. 166, Koninklijke Nederlandse van Wetenschappen, 1995 . viii, 112 pp. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1997 1997 BOOK REVIEWS SOUTHEAST ASIA 873...