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Journal of Asian Studies (1990) 49 (4): 937–938.
Published: 01 November 1990
...Gary D. Allinson Culture, Control, and Commitment: A Study of Work Organization and Work Attitudes in the United States and Japan . By James R. Lincoln and Arne L. Kalleberg . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 1990 . xii, 291 pp. $44.50. Copyright © The Association...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (1): 181–183.
Published: 01 February 2020
...Fang Tang Transpacific Attachments: Sex Work, Media Networks, and Affective Histories of Chineseness . By Lily Wong . New York : Columbia University Press , 2018 . xiv, 229 pp. ISBN: 9780231183383 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2020 2020...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1957) 16 (4): 652–654.
Published: 01 August 1957
...Howard Wriggins Ceylon and Her Citizens . By I. D. S. and M. I. Weerawardana . New York : Oxford University Press , 1956 . vii, 272 . Appendixes, Index. $1.20. The Senate of Ceylon at Work . By I. D. S. Weerawardana . Colombo : Ceylon University Press , 1955 . 47 . Rs. 1...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1963) 22 (4): 487–488.
Published: 01 August 1963
...Margaret A. Erickson Masters of the Japanese Print: Their World and Their Work . By Richard Lane . Garden City, New York : Doubleday & Company, Inc. , 1962 . 319 . Plates. $7.50. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1963 1963 BOOK REVIEWS 487 many educated...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1965) 24 (4): 573–594.
Published: 01 August 1965
...), Kōbundō, 1925, was prescribed for use in the public schools by the Ministry of Education in the prewar period. 11 These works on the Yōmei, Shushi and Kogaku schools of Confucianism were published in 1897, 1915 and 1918, respectively, by Fuzambō. Armstrong Robert Cornell , Light from...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (2): 556–558.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Saeyoung Park Voice from the North: Resurrecting Regional Identity through the Life and Work of Yi Sihang (1672–1736) . By Sun Joo Kim . Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press , 2013 . 242 pp. $50.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2014  2014...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1958) 17 (2): 324–325.
Published: 01 February 1958
...Felix M. Keesing Work and Life on Raroia: An Acculturation Study from the Tuamotu Group in French Oceania . By Bengt Danielsson . New York : Macmillan , 1957 . 244 . Photographs, Maps, Tables, Bibliography. $5.75. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1958 1958 324...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2012) 71 (4): 1095–1098.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Hongying Wang China's Journey toward the Rule of Law: Legal Reform, 1978–2008 . Edited by Cai Dingjian and Wang Chenguang . Leiden : Brill , 2010 . xxiv, 560 pp. $246.00 (cloth). Making Law Work: Chinese Laws in Context . Edited by Mattias Burell and Marina Svensson . Ithaca...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2016) 75 (1): 229–235.
Published: 01 February 2016
... and a responsible historiography, but when it happens the resulting book makes for a great read, even for those with next to no knowledge of things Tibetan. For me, the gold standard for the latter kind of approach to Tibetan autobiography would be to read such works as a literary critic, who does not have...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2023) 82 (1): 66–95.
Published: 01 February 2023
... work in shaping popular Chinese historical consciousness is evident most recently in the connection that some young netizens have made on the microblogging site Weibo between Russia's ongoing invasion of Ukraine and the ethnic cleansing of the Sixty-Four Villages East of the River, exposing a deepening...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (4): 1111–1112.
Published: 01 November 2021
...Lucinda Ramberg Unruly Figures: Queerness, Sex Work, and the Politics of Sexuality in Kerala . By Navaneetha Mokkil . Seattle : University of Washington Press , 2019 . 288 pp. ISBN: 9780295745572 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc., 2022 2022 How does...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (4): 1011–1021.
Published: 01 November 2021
...Andrew Way Leong Abstract Proposals for Global Asias as an emerging field that “bridges” Asian studies and Asian American studies should attend to the residual debris of older understandings of global bridging work. This response explores two motifs for speculating about what bridging work...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2017) 76 (3): 751–768.
Published: 01 August 2017
... unionization efforts by school social workers and attempts to explain why these workers do not recognize care work as a source of exploitation. Finally, the author presents analytical tools to better understand the intersection of state employment, exploitation, and gendered care labor as an emerging...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (4): 869–881.
Published: 01 November 2019
... of high empire in India, to world history through both case studies and broader context for grasping the implications of a changing world, provides valuable analyses for all of us, if not a pattern many could replicate. Perhaps what ought to be noted here is the experience, common to many of us working...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (1): 249–252.
Published: 01 February 2019
... with the genetic makeup of fruit flies unlocked the molecular logics of circadian clocks. But how do we explain the tangled economic, cultural, and political logics that seek to keep these very rhythms out of balance and reproduce the misalignments that these scientists deem risky for human well-being? Working...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2015) 74 (3): 775–776.
Published: 01 August 2015
...Amita Baviskar Street Corner Secrets: Sex, Work, and Migration in the City of Mumbai . By Svati P. Shah . Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press , 2014. 280 pp. $89.95 (cloth); $24.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2015  2015 The topic of sexual...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (4): 1052–1054.
Published: 01 November 2020
...Jaehwan Hyun Blood Work: Life and Laboratories in Penang . By Janet Carsten . Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press , 2019 . x, 237 pp. ISBN: 9781478004813 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc., 2020 2020 Through a rich ethnographic portrait of medical...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (2): 505–507.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Elli S. Kim Heroes and Toilers: Work as Life in Postwar North Korea, 1953–1961 . By Cheehyung Harrison Kim . New York : Columbia University Press , 2018 . 280 pp. ISBN: 9780231185301 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2020 2020 One of the most...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (2): 389–390.
Published: 01 May 2021
... within disciplines. Few social scientists have been so productive in building bridges between these competing frames as James C. Scott, as evidenced by his celebrated body of work, his election to the presidency of the Association for Asian Studies, and his receipt of meritorious citations...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (4): 1111–1112.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Catherine Becker The Unfinished: Stone Carvers at Work in the Indian Subcontinent . By Vidya Dehejia and Peter Rockwell . New Delhi : Roli Books , 2016 . 274 pp. ISBN: 9789351941149 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2018  2018 In an advantageous...