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Journal of Asian Studies (2000) 59 (4): 986–988.
Published: 01 November 2000
...Lillian M. Li One Industry, Two Chinas: Silk Filatures and Peasant-Family Production in Wuxi County, 1865–1937 . By Lynda S. Bell . Stanford : Stanford University Press , 1999 . xvi, 290 pp. $49.50. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2000 2000 986 THE JOURNAL...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2016) 75 (4): 1118–1120.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Victor Seow 3 Lynda S. Bell , One Industry, Two Chinas: Silk Filatures and Peasant-Family Production in Wuxi County, 1865–1937 ( Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press , 1999 ) . This is a solid...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1991) 50 (1): 129–130.
Published: 01 February 1991
... and northern parts of the province, did not compete for cocoons with traditional silk-weaving centers in the south and the west. Consequently, the industry grew rapidly despite a relatively late start. Within Jiangnan in the early Republic, Wuxi initially had suffered from a number of disadvantages...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1989) 48 (1): 128–129.
Published: 01 February 1989
... correspondent for the Wall Street Journal, he reached a new peak of interest when he found in Wuxi, Jiangsu, the tombstone of Qin Guan, the eleventh-century poet, eminent disciple of Su Dongpo, and titular founder of the Qin family (the spelling of the author's name in the pinyin system). The book that he wrote...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2000) 59 (4): 985–986.
Published: 01 November 2000
... relationship, or the future of U.S. forces in Korea. This book is thus a valuable primer for meaningful discourse on the security aspects of American-East Asian relations. ROGER DINGMAN University of Southern California CHINA One Industry, Two Chinas: Silk Filatures and Peasant-Family Production in Wuxi County...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1991) 50 (1): 127–129.
Published: 01 February 1991
... Jiangnan in the early Republic, Wuxi initially had suffered from a number of disadvantages in competing with Shanghai, including the costliness of fuel, the unavailability of capital, and local disorder. By 1925, many of these difficulties were resolved: commercial and financial institutions had developed...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1989) 48 (1): 126–128.
Published: 01 February 1989
... correspondent for the Wall Street Journal, he reached a new peak of interest when he found in Wuxi, Jiangsu, the tombstone of Qin Guan, the eleventh-century poet, eminent disciple of Su Dongpo, and titular founder of the Qin family (the spelling of the author's name in the pinyin system). The book that he wrote...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1991) 50 (1): 130–132.
Published: 01 February 1991
... for Asian Studies, Inc. 1991 1991 130 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES in 1927. During the depression years, the Nationalist regime promoted sericultural reform and silk exports by cooperating with the private sector. Under government sponsorship, Xue Shouxuan in Wuxi achieved vertical and horizontal...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1991) 50 (2): 377–378.
Published: 01 May 1991
..., the World Bank-CASS research team conducted surveys and extensive interviews on China's township, village, and private enterprise (TVP) sector, mostly in four Chinese counties: Wuxi, Nanhai, Jieshou, and Shangrao, involving 1,174 workers, over 100 enterprises and their directors, and sixtyseven township...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1989) 48 (3): 585–586.
Published: 01 August 1989
... culture of his boyhood and youth (including his experiences at rebellion), his pedagogical experiments both as a teacher and as head of a public primary school in the countryside of his native Wuxi, his growing reputation as a classical scholar, his appointment to the faculty first of Yanjing University...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1987) 46 (3): 641–642.
Published: 01 August 1987
... that raw silk exports to Europe and the United States markedly accelerated, aided by the revolution in global transport 642 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES and communications. Shanghai and Wuxi in Jiangnan, plus a number of locations in the Canton Delta such as Shunde, Nanhai, and Xiangshan, henceforth...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (4): 1252–1254.
Published: 01 November 1994
..., Sericulture, and Peasant Rationality in Wuxi County in the Early Twentieth Century," Lynda S. Bell demonstrates that despite low returns per unit of labor and low income, peasants in the Wuxi area acted in a rational fashion in continuing to pursue sericulture because women supplied most of the labor; only...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (4): 1254–1256.
Published: 01 November 1994
... Brandt and Barbara Sands, challenges the notion that land ownership was increasingly concentrated in late nineteenth- and twentiethcentury North China and that concentration of land ownership led to widely unequal income distribution. In "Farming, Sericulture, and Peasant Rationality in Wuxi County...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1987) 46 (3): 642–644.
Published: 01 August 1987
... The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1987 1987 642 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES and communications. Shanghai and Wuxi in Jiangnan, plus a number of locations in the Canton Delta such as Shunde, Nanhai, and Xiangshan, henceforth dominated China's export-based and increasingly mechanized silk-reeling industry...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2003) 62 (1): 157–187.
Published: 01 February 2003
... . Minami Manshū Tetsudō Kabushiki Kaisha (MT) . 1941 . Kōsoshō Mushakuken nōson jittai chōsa hōkokusho (Report on the investigation of actual conditions in the countryside of Wuxi county, Jiangsu province). Shanhai jimusho . N.p. Oddy D. J. 1990 . “Food, Drink, and Nutrition.” In The Cambridge...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2023) 82 (3): 476–478.
Published: 01 August 2023
...,” problematizes the polarizing mechanism of the difference-making machinery by unraveling “the neoliberal regime as a self-regenerating system that is open to challenges and disruptions” (154). Building on his ethnographic engagement with the migrant communities in Hai'an and Wuxi, Zhang shows the contradictions...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (4): 1115–1116.
Published: 01 November 2014
... with the case of Yu Zhi, a failed examination candidate from Wuxi County, who was at various points in his life a teacher, a preacher, and a philanthropic organizer. Yu Zhi was also a strident religious evangelist who interpreted the Taiping occupation as divine retribution for the waste, disloyalty...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1996) 55 (1): 94–117.
Published: 01 February 1996
... century. A Japanese survey conducted during the late 1930s reveals that labor input in rice production in Wuxi was about 14.25 gonglmu. Table 2. RURAL CREDIT IN MING-QING JIANGNAN 101 Increase of the Amount of Fertilizer Applied in Jiangnan Area During the Ming-Qing era Time Locality (tael/ mu...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1993) 52 (2): 441–442.
Published: 01 May 1993
... figure" on pages 20 21, and then, when he appears again on page 51, the reader is referred to a one-line note on this person at the back of the book. Ji Chang Yuan (otherwise known as Qin Yuan) in Wuxi is called Hui Shan Yuan (p. 84). The latter is the name of the garden within the Yihe Yuan in Beijing...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1998) 57 (3): 827–829.
Published: 01 August 1998
... in Wuxi may even have created a static image of the music which has discouraged further research" (p. 253). Besides the contributions mentioned above, the book has several other merits. It is written in very straightforward, easy-to-read English. The many photos of folk musicians in situ give readers...