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positions (2013) 21 (4): 801–851.
Published: 01 November 2013
... recruited into the Japanese forces during the war, serving in Taiwan, mainland China, the Pacific islands, and across Southeast Asia. After the war, however, the experiences of the Taiwanese and Chinese fighting each other were largely repressed and ignored in official and scholarly accounts of the war...
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positions (2018) 26 (2): 305–341.
Published: 01 May 2018
... of factories of multinational corporations as employers and their roles in mediating workers’ health. References ADL (Arthur D. Little) . 1989 . Oversight of Environmental Investigations at Taoyuan and Chu Pei, Taiwan, Summary Report for Thomson Consumer Electronics, Inc. (Reference 64152...
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positions (1998) 6 (2): 323–344.
Published: 01 May 1998
...Hai Ren Copyright © 1998 by Duke University Press 1998 The Displacement and Museum Representation of Aboriginal Cultures in Taiwan Hai Ren In the neutrality of the object world, space is made contiguous and persons absent in time are made...
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positions (2004) 12 (1): 93–112.
Published: 01 February 2004
...Marukawa Tetsushi 2004 by Duke University Press 2004 Translated by Davinder L. Bhowmik On Kobayashi Yoshinori’s On Taiwan Marukawa Tetsushi Premise Part of manga, or comic, artist Kobayashi Yoshinori’s “New Arrogant-ist Manifesto...
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positions (2003) 11 (3): 717–734.
Published: 01 August 2003
...D. W. Davis 2003 by Duke University Press 2003 A New Taiwan Person? A Conversation with Wu Nien-chen D. W. Davis 8 January 1999. Wu Nien-chen’s sunny, wood-paneled conference room in Taipei. Wu is a major figure in Taiwan’s media:scriptwriter ( City...
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positions (2006) 14 (2): 245–250.
Published: 01 May 2006
... Important Dates in China, Korea, Japan, and Taiwan in Proletarian Arts positions 14:2  doi 10.1215/10679847-2006-001 Copyright 2006 by Duke University Press...
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positions (2006) 14 (3): 633–662.
Published: 01 August 2006
...Margaret Hillenbrand Duke University Press 2006 The National Allegory Revisited: Writing Private and Public in Contemporary Taiwan Margaret Hillenbrand The idea for this article began some time ago when I gave a presentation on questions of...
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positions (2006) 14 (2): 427–447.
Published: 01 May 2006
...Bert Scruggs Narratives of Discomfort and Ideology: Yang Kui’s Short Fiction and Postcolonial Taiwan Orthodox Boundaries Bert Scruggs Colonial Taiwan and a Postcolonial Problem Taiwan and the Taiwanese became subjects of the colonial Japanese Empire...
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positions (2008) 16 (2): 435–455.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Shih-Diing Liu Copyright 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 Undomesticated Hostilities: The Affective Space of Internet Chat Rooms across the Taiwan Strait Shih-Diing Liu This essay aims to address the omission of affect from much of the theo...
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positions (2009) 17 (2): 261–287.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Joyce C. H. Liu This essay discusses what I define as the psyche politics employed in the discourse of identity and of subjectivity in Taiwan during the Japanese colonial period (1895-1945), and how the use of such politics of psyche recurred in postcolonial Taiwan, especially in the discourse of...
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positions (2009) 17 (2): 289–314.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Chao-ju Chen What does the nation mean to women? How does the law draw national borders, and in what way is it gendered? This paper examines the ways in which women are related to the nation in Taiwan by discussing the legal regulation of nationality. Historically and contemporarily, the decisive...
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positions (2009) 17 (2): 315–320.
Published: 01 May 2009
... Gallery of Taiwan Artists positions 17:2  doi 10.1215/10679847-2009-004 Copyright 2009 by Duke University Press positions 17:2  Fall 2009 316...
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positions (2009) 17 (2): 347–374.
Published: 01 May 2009
...) Foundation, in the public sphere of Taiwan since the late 1960s, and particularly the controversies surrounding the group's rapid growth during Taiwan's democratization since the late 1980s. The development of the Buddhist group from an unknown grassroots to a global United Nations NGO, as the article will...
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positions (2010) 18 (2): 399–407.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Chen Yu-Rong; Wang Ping Two activists identify hate speech and morality as two obstacles to LGBT human rights in Taiwan. Although there is no legal discrimination against homosexuals in Taiwan, the authors argue that their absence in the definition of law constitutes another order of violence...
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positions (2010) 18 (2): 537–554.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Josephine Chuen-juei Ho Since the lifting of martial law in 1987, Taiwan has prided itself on steady progress toward liberal democracy with an ever-broadening understanding of human rights that now allegedly includes the rights of gays and lesbians. Yet at the same time, under the child-protection...
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positions (2009) 17 (2): 243–259.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Christopher Lupke Guest Editor’s Introduction Fractured Identities and Refracted Images: The Neither/Nor of National Imagination in Contemporary Taiwan The insoluble ambivalences in Taiwan, which resonate outward from lay- ered political impasses into...
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positions (2017) 25 (3): 527–563.
Published: 01 August 2017
...Howard Chiang In the summer of 1953, the United Daily News (聯合報) in Taiwan announced the sex change surgery of the “first” Chinese transsexual, Xie Jianshun (謝尖順). Xie's story soon triggered an avalanche of media sensationalism in postwar Taiwan. This article adds greater historical depth to this...
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positions (2000) 8 (3): 795–818.
Published: 01 August 2000
...Leo Ching 2000 by Duke University Press 2000 Savage Construction and Civility Making: The Musha Incident and Aboriginal Representations in Colonial Taiwan Leo Ching In 1911 Japanese colonial officials led forty-three selected aboriginal leaders from...
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positions (2003) 11 (2): 331–360.
Published: 01 May 2003
...Henrietta Harrison 2003 by Duke University Press 2003 Clothing and Power on the Periphery of Empire: The Costumes of the Indigenous People of Taiwan Henrietta Harrison The indigenous people of Taiwan define themselves in part by wearing what they refer...
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positions (2016) 24 (1): 253–279.
Published: 01 February 2016
...Pei-Chia Lan This article compares Taiwan's guest worker program and Japan's Economic Partnership Agreements (EPAs) program to examine how intimate labor and affective labor are culturally defined and institutionally regulated in different ways. Facing the similar problems of population aging and...