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positions (2012) 20 (1): 211–239.
Published: 01 February 2012
...Tina Mai Chen This article inquires into how “the personal” assumes specific positions relative to truth claims constitutive of twentieth-century national and international documentary systems. It analyzes migration of those identified as Chinese in and out of Burma during the late 1930s and 1940s...
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positions (2008) 16 (1): 259–261.
Published: 01 February 2008
... in 1966 in Burma’s northern Irrawaddy Delta, Htein Lin is a former political prisoner whose painting depicts incarceration in Myanmar. Htein Lin joined political resistance in his early twenties at Rangoon University. This led him to join in armed...
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positions (2008) 16 (1): 1–10.
Published: 01 February 2008
..., a decade older than Binh Danh and born in 1966 in Burma’s northern Irrawaddy Delta, joined political resistance in his early twenties at Rangoon University. This led him to join in armed resistance, guerrilla actions, flight out of Burma...
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positions (1993) 1 (1): 224–267.
Published: 01 February 1993
.... First, for Hall-style theorists, China is not-colonialized, in the sense that it never shared the fate of Burma or Taiwan. But even semicolonialism is absent because wordplay displaces colonialism as a category from scholarly...
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positions (2002) 10 (3): 505–509.
Published: 01 August 2002
..., no matter how discrimi- nating and cutting edge the consumers of this new Asianism are, they cannot but collude with less savory forces to suppress the history of subjection of the very entities—Hong Kong, Taiwan, “primordial China,” Burma...
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positions (2018) 26 (4): 781–815.
Published: 01 November 2018
... .” Journal of Asian Studies 75 , no. 2 : 363 – 86 . Wilcox Emily . 2017 . “ Performing Bandung: China’s Dance Diplomacy with India, Indonesia, and Burma, 1953 – 1962 .” Inter-Asia Cultural Studies 18 , no. 4 : 518 – 39 . Wilcox Emily . 2018 . “ Dynamic Inheritance...
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positions (2004) 12 (1): 71–91.
Published: 01 February 2004
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positions (2003) 11 (2): 261–269.
Published: 01 May 2003
... berth and have only just settled in when the people around me begin to look curiously.“You are not Chinese, are you?” one abruptly asks.I begin the familiar exchange: I am Canadian; my father was born in Burma, although his parents are originally...
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positions (1993) 1 (1): 24–76.
Published: 01 February 1993
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positions (1997) 5 (1): 107–136.
Published: 01 February 1997
...) ~~ ~~ Burma I955 72 billion Thailand '955 540 million Philippines '956 198 billion Indonesia 1958 80.3 billion...
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positions (2012) 20 (3): 671–684.
Published: 01 August 2012
... to resonate for decades to come. As an epistemic formation, Southeast Asia currently encompasses over ten different nation- states, including Viet Nam, Cambodia, Laos, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singa- pore, Thailand, Burma/Myanmar, the Philippines, Brunei...
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positions (1994) 2 (3): 500–537.
Published: 01 August 1994
... of the Eastern people in the mass one was apt to class the Burmese and other kindred races with the Chinese, but when one saw the latter in the streets of Amarapura [Burma] his individuality was just as recognizable as it would have been...
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positions (2020) 28 (3): 659–675.
Published: 01 August 2020
... soldiers. The majority of the victims were from the Korean Peninsula, although the system extended to almost the entire Japanese front during the Asia- Pacific War, stretching from the northern end of the Kurile Islands, down to East Timor, Indonesia, and Burma, widely spread across Asia. My attempt here...
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positions (1997) 5 (1): 51–72.
Published: 01 February 1997
... of the Pacific War, as well as feminist groups in Japan, Taiwan, Burma, the Philippines, and North Korea, South Korean feminists have been engaged in the issue in several important ways: they have demanded clarification of the issue...
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positions (2001) 9 (1): 219–243.
Published: 01 February 2001
... expeditions for their guests. The court also sponsored religious rituals in the Tibetan Buddhist temples, and the Qianlong emperor regularly celebrated his birthday here in September. In addition, embassies from Korea, Vietnam, Burma, and in one...
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positions (2004) 12 (3): 643–666.
Published: 01 August 2004
... branding-cum-ideology was absurdly epito- mized by the following commercial: a picture frame hovers over a blank white screen, inside which flash different images of “exotic” Asian women, such as the Padong of Burma who wear brass rings around...
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positions (1994) 2 (1): 15–43.
Published: 01 February 1994
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positions (2020) 28 (4): 756–788.
Published: 01 November 2020
... of grain at a cost of US $365 million from Hong Kong, Canada, Austria, Argentina, Burma, France, and Germany in 1960 61 (Dikötter 2010: 110). Chen Yun also mentioned that China purchased US grain through France in the early 1960s (Song 2014). In contrast to Hu s description of the Chinese economy...
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positions (2016) 24 (2): 555–582.
Published: 01 May 2016
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positions (1997) 5 (1): 73–108.
Published: 01 February 1997