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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (4): 1239–1240.
Published: 01 November 1994
...Melissa Macauley Engendering China: Women, Culture, and the State . Edited by Christina K. Gilmartin , Gail Hershatter , Lisa Rofel , and Tyrene White . Cambridge : Harvard University Press , 1994 . 454 pp. $49.95 (cloth); $22.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2003) 62 (4): 1258–1259.
Published: 01 November 2003
...Richard Reitan Ideology, Culture, and Han: Traditional and Early Modern Korean Women's Literature . By Lee Young-Hee . Edison, N.J. : Jimoondang International , 2002 . vii, 151 pp. $17.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2003 2003 1258 THE JOURNAL...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1986) 45 (3): 567–571.
Published: 01 May 1986
...Marilyn B. Young Women in Rural China: Policy Towards Women Before and After the Cultural Revolution . By Vibeke Hemmel and Pia Sindbjerg . London and Atlantic Highlands, N.J. : Curzon Press and Humanities Press , 1984 . (Scandinavian Institute of Asian Studies, Studies on Asian Topics...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1992) 51 (2): 417–419.
Published: 01 May 1992
...Geeta Chowdhry Structures and Strategies: Women, Work and Family . Edited by Leela Dube and Rajni Palriwala . Newbury Park, Calif. : Sage Publications , 1990 . Gender and the Household Domain: Social and Cultural Dimensions . Edited by Maithreyi Krishnaraj and Karuna Chanana...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1992) 51 (3): 686–688.
Published: 01 August 1992
...Geeta Chowdhry Structures and Strategies: Women, Work and Family . Edited by Leela Dube and Rajni Palriwala . Newbury Park, California : Sage Publications , 1990 . Gender and the Household Domain: Social and Cultural Dimensions . Edited by Maithreyi Krishnaraj and Karuna...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (1): 59–81.
Published: 01 February 2018
... of a women-centered vernacular aesthetic canon that assumed a status of prestige alongside male culture in literary Chinese. The article unravels the meaning of the term “calligraphy” when it is applied to women's vernacular handwriting and ponders the connection between women's bodily discipline, productive...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (2): 456–458.
Published: 01 May 2019
... of the many things I have learned from Corbett's short and accessible book, one I recommend not only to tea aficionados but also to anyone interested in women's history, gender, and cultural history. Cultivating Femininity is a book that remedies the erasure of women from history without overstating...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (1): 187–194.
Published: 01 February 2019
... of Cultural Appropriation . By Joshua S. Mostow . Leiden : Brill , 2014 . xiv, 354 pp. ISBN: 9789004244856 (cloth). L’Âge d'or de la prose féminine au Japon (Xe–XIe siècle) . [The Golden Age of Women's Prose in Japan (10th–11th Centuries)] . By Jacqueline Pigeot . Paris : Les Belles Lettres...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1996) 55 (3): 744–746.
Published: 01 August 1996
...Chunghee Sarah Soh Women Struggling for a New Life: The Role of Religion in the Cultural Passage from Korea to America . By Ai Ra Kim . Albany, N.Y. : State University of New York Press , 1996 . xi, 233 pp. $59.50 (cloth); $19.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1999) 58 (4): 1097–1098.
Published: 01 November 1999
...Tessa Bartholomeusz BOOK REVIEWS GENERAL ASIA 1097 Buddhist Women Across Cultures: Realizations. Edited by KARMA LEKSHE T S O M O . Albany: State University of New York Press, 1999. $65.50 (cloth); $21.95 (paper). What happens when believers and scholars (most of whom are also believers) attempt...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2005) 64 (1): 252–254.
Published: 01 February 2005
...Christian C. Lentz Women and Households in Indonesia: Cultural Notions and Social Practices . Edited by Juliette Koning , Marleen Nolten , Janet Rodenburg , and Ratna Saptari . NIAS Studies in Asian Topics, no. 27. Richmond, Surrey : Curzon , 2000 . xiii , 354 pp. $124.95 (cloth...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1998) 57 (3): 872–874.
Published: 01 August 1998
...Mary N. Layoun The comfort women: colonialism, war, and sex. Special issue of positions: east asia cultures critique 5:1 . Edited by Chungmoo Choi . Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press , 1997 . xiv, 323 pp. $12.00. 872 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES be detected in what Carter calls...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2011) 70 (3): 823–826.
Published: 01 August 2011
... with class and social capital slipped through the risky years of the Great Leap and the Cultural Revolution is a welcome addition to our understanding of that period, and of how Hong Kong authorities actually dealt with those of China. Pheng Cheah's paper on the traffic in women makes use of a film by Fruit...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2012) 71 (1): 149–170.
Published: 01 February 2012
... marks a power shift whose reverberations exceed the caste system's socio-political and cultural space. BSP women have appropriated the upper-caste and class notions of philanthropy and charity of colonial memory by linking them to the idea of Dalit/poor communities’ the uplift of the Dalit/poor...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1985) 44 (3): 671–672.
Published: 01 May 1985
...Ellen C. K. Johnson Southeast Asia: Women, Changing Social Structure, and Cultural Continuity . Edited by Geoffrey B. Hainsworth, et al . Ottawa : University of Ottawa Press , 1981 . vi, 230 pp. $12.50 (paper). Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1985 1985 BOOK REVIEWS...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1985) 44 (4): 864–865.
Published: 01 August 1985
...Meredith Borthwick Women Between Cultures: The Lives of Kinnaird College Alumnae in British India . By Michelle Maskiell . Syracuse, N.Y. : Syracuse University , Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, 1984 . (Foreign and Comparative Studies, South Asian Series, no. 9.) xvii, 202...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1993) 52 (3): 785–786.
Published: 01 August 1993
...Heather Strange Women and Culture: Between Malay Adat and Islam . By Wazir Jahan Karim . Boulder : Westview Press , 1992 . xv, 255 pp. $34.95. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1993 1993 BOOK REVIEWS SOUTHEAST ASIA 785 side, a group of so-called "nationalist...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (4): 947–967.
Published: 01 November 2020
... habitus; this then pointed to a deeply understood sense that one's gender was not natural, it was to be taught, inculcated, tempered through convention, inhabited as such, and therefore was possible to shed. Many poets writing both as men and as women (and signature and author did not need to cohere...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (1): 205–223.
Published: 01 February 2018
... in playing musical instruments, singing, and dancing were sent by North Korea to serve as cheering squads. Featured in news headlines as “the army of beauty,” the cheering team reinforces the role of women as custodians of traditional culture in these mega events (Reuters and Agence France-Presse 2014...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2012) 71 (4): 1035–1067.
Published: 01 November 2012
... regional variation: Sichuan showed a significant relation between footbinding and marital mobility. Nevertheless, our evidence of the basic economic circumstances of rural women's marriages from several of China's regions, including Sichuan, supports a different cultural belief as relevant to the lives...
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