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Journal of Asian Studies (2005) 64 (4): 911–937.
Published: 01 November 2005
... . 1984 . “ Power and Subjectivity in Foucault .” New Left Review , no. 144: 72 – 95 . Fantasia Rick . 1988 . Cultures of Solidarity: Consciousness, Action, and Contemporary American Workers . Berkeley and Los Angeles : University of California Press . Haboush Jahyun Kim . 1994...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2016) 75 (2): 519–521.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Dorothy J. Solinger Inside China's Automobile Factories: The Politics of Labor and Worker Resistance . By Lu Zhang . New York : Cambridge University Press , 2015 . xiv, 240 pp. ISBN: 9781316500569 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2016  2016...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2017) 76 (3): 655–674.
Published: 01 August 2017
...Benjamin Uchiyama Abstract Following Japan's invasion of China in 1937, Japanese bureaucratic and intellectual elites constructed a volatile image of the munitions worker as trickster. Within this discursive realm, the worker became an object of hope, fear, and rage for the guardians...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (1): 252–253.
Published: 01 February 2020
...Kaxton Siu From Migrant to Worker: Global Unions and Temporary Labor Migration in Asia . By Michele Ford . Ithaca, N.Y. : ILR Press, an imprint of Cornell University Press , 2019 . xii, 195 pp. ISBN: 9781501735141 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2020...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (2): 555–557.
Published: 01 May 2021
...Josephine Lee The Peculiar Afterlife of Slavery: The Chinese Worker and the Minstrel Form . By Caroline H. Yang . Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press 2020 . xiii, 280 pp. ISBN: 9781503612051 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2021 2021 Five...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1975) 34 (4): 1041–1042.
Published: 01 August 1975
...Stephen Andors The Chinese Worker . By Charles Hoffman . Albany : State University of New York Press , 1974 . xi, 252 pp. Tables, Notes, Appendices, Indexes. $15.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1975 1975 BOOK REVIEWS 1041 in other Chinese villages. Some...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1998) 57 (2): 471–472.
Published: 01 May 1998
...Anita Chan Worker Rights and Labor Standards in Asia's Four New Tigers: A Comparative Perspective . By Marvin J. Levine . New York : Plenum Press , 1997 . xv, 476 pp. $69.50 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1998 1998 BOOK REVIEWS ASIA GENERAL 471...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1969) 28 (4): 861–862.
Published: 01 August 1969
...Robert S. Ozaki The Other Worker . By Arthur M. Whitehill Jr . and Shin-Ichi Takezawa . Honolulu : East-West Center Press , 1968 . xviii , 481 pp. Appendices, Notes, Bibliography, Index, Figures, and Tables. $12.50. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1969 1969 BOOK...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2002) 61 (4): 1380–1381.
Published: 01 November 2002
...Patricia L. Maclachlan Japanese Consumer Behaviour: From Worker Bees to Wary Shoppers . By John McCreery . Honolulu : University of Hawai'i Press , 2000 . 216 pp. $24.95 (paper); $52.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2002 2002 1380 THE JOURNAL...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1989) 48 (1): 134–135.
Published: 01 February 1989
...Elizabeth J. Perry Les Cent Fleurs à I'usine: Agitation ouvrière et crise du modèle soviétique en Chine, 1956–1957 . [The Hundred Flowers in the factory: Worker unrest and the crisis of the Soviet model in China, 1956–1957] . By François Gipouloux . Paris : École des Hautes Études en...
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Published: 01 November 2012
Figure 1. State-farm worker Wang Zheng playing a peasant heroine in the 1974 film A Safety Belt (一副保险带), a film that exemplified the practice of “workers/peasants/soldiers playing workers/peasants/soldiers.” She now teaches women's and gender studies at the University of Michigan. Photograph More
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Journal of Asian Studies (2011) 70 (1): 195–196.
Published: 01 February 2011
...Peter Yang Laid-Off Workers in a Workers' State: Unemployment with Chinese Characteristics . Edited by Thomas B. Gold , William J. Hurst , Jaeyoun Won , and Li Qiang . New York : Palgrave Macmillan , March 2009. x, 261 pp. $85.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2010) 69 (3): 890–893.
Published: 01 August 2010
...Jieyu Liu Both studies contribute to our knowledge of migrant labor in post-Mao China. In particular, Zheng's book provides a fresh and engaging account of the lives of migrant workers in the sex industry. Zheng's detailed reflection on her ethnographic approach captures the emotions...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 23 (4): 638–639.
Published: 01 August 1964
...Monroe Berkowitz Workers, Factories, and Social Change in India . By Richard D. Lambert . Princeton, N. J. : Princeton University Press , 1963 . xiii, 247 . $5.50. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1964 1964 638 JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES to state the basic issues...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (1): 187–198.
Published: 01 February 2014
... (including women), brothel owners (businessmen), and sex workers. It is one of the very few studies of occupied Japan that takes seriously the presence of the British Commonwealth Occupation Force with its multicultural troops, and the challenges of making policy on the ground “in the midst of chaos,” given...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1962) 21 (3): 413–414.
Published: 01 May 1962
.... H. Burger . Cornell Modern Indonesia Project Publications , 1957 (Translation Series). Living Conditions of Plantation Workers and Peasants on Java in 1939–1940 . Coolie Budget Commission. Cornell Modern Indonesia Project Publications , 1956 (Translation Series). Some Factors...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2010) 69 (1): 292–294.
Published: 01 February 2010
... appear adequately in this otherwise thoroughly researched study on Korean workers in interwar Japan. While the book successfully demonstrates the diverse controlling measures of the state and state apparatuses over Koreans' travel, wages, and housing, ordinary Koreans remain largely nameless, voiceless...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2022) 81 (1): 107–118.
Published: 01 February 2022
...Jennifer Jihye Chun Abstract This essay examines the crisis of solidarity affecting workers who protest labor precarity under South Korea's capitalist democracy. Once considered foundational to the struggle for national democratization, the dramatic protests of aggrieved workers are frequently...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (4): 1051.
Published: 01 November 2021
... to nine Chinese cities where Foxconn factories were located. The publisher apologizes for this error. Reference Litzinger , Ralph . 2021 . Review of Dying for an iPhone: Apple, Foxconn, and the Lives of China's Workers , by Jenny Chan, Mark Selden, and Pun Ngai . Journal of Asian...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (3): 707–708.
Published: 01 August 2021
...Ralph Litzinger Dying for an iPhone: Apple, Foxconn, and the Lives of China's Workers . By Jenny Chan , Mark Selden , and Pun Ngai . Chicago : Haymarket Books , 2020 . 300 pp. ISBN: 9781642591248 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc., 2021 2021 In late...