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positions (2018) 26 (2): 265–304.
Published: 01 May 2018
... methods, and environments in Japan, geneticists grappled with how to extract reliably universal knowledge about the effects of low doses of radiation. This article aims to sort out the relationship between the 1954 event and subsequent low-dose radiation experiments in Japan, which contributed unevenly to...
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positions (2018) 26 (2): 213–241.
Published: 01 May 2018
... . National Research Council . 2012 . Analysis of Cancer Risks in Populations Near Nuclear Facilties: Phase I . Washington, DC : The National Academies Press . doi: .org/10.17226/13388. Onaga Lisa . 2018 . “ Measuring the Particular: The Meanings of Low-Dose Radiation Experiments in Post-1954...
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positions (2017) 25 (1): 101–124.
Published: 01 February 2017
... both as modes of negotiating survival in the city and as “low” forms of the modern: “The popular film is low brow, modernizing India in all its complexity, sophistry, naiveté, and vulgarity. Studying popu- lar film is studying Indian modernity...
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positions (1998) 6 (3): 515–550.
Published: 01 August 1998
... dominant; in the south and east, [the land] is low, [climate] damp, and heat dominant. [Because of the] high land and dry climate, the sinews and bones [of people who live in the north and west] are firm and strong; because of the low...
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positions (1995) 3 (3): 663–694.
Published: 01 August 1995
... flourishing in this period of a discourse on an authenticating emotion or sentiment (qing)whose “liberatory” effects range from the “emancipation of self from the shackles of cultural puri- tanism,” to a proliferation of writings...
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positions (2013) 21 (1): 11–49.
Published: 01 February 2013
... In this sense, growing scholarly attention on the sensibilities of the colonial past is, as Stoler writes, “a history of the present with reverberating post-­colonial effects.”3 As a former colonial power, Japan has also faced mounting...
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positions (2011) 19 (2): 347–364.
Published: 01 May 2011
... which aggressive masculinity was the idealized hallmark, and its male embodiment was exemplified through dress (the “low waist gang” of Fernando Poe Junior), hairdo (Joseph “Erap” Estrada’s pomaded brush-­up), and physical violence. By the...
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positions (2013) 21 (1): 189–221.
Published: 01 February 2013
... who sought to improve the welfare of migrant workers in Singapore (mainly low-­waged female domestic workers) were positions 21:1  Winter 2013 202 detained without trial under the Internal Security Act (chapter...
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positions (1995) 3 (3): 759–789.
Published: 01 August 1995
... 766 Yen has brewed himself a cup of tea, into which he has dropped a fatal dose of poison. This narrative element is Capra’s invention, and it plays ironi- cally upon the title of Stone’s novel. Capra conspicuously signals the rela...
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positions (2014) 22 (3): 573–602.
Published: 01 August 2014
... main center in the city of Zhengding some eighty kilometers away. The doctors there would then return a small pre- scription listing three to five medicinal herbs to be taken in small doses. Mr. Fan felt it was a hoax, but he paid the price of...
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positions (1996) 4 (2): 217–251.
Published: 01 May 1996
... inherent in the process of late and rapid industrialization. To theorize and elaborate an effective scientific praxis under these conditions was, and remains, a daunting task. In analytical (to say nothing of political) terms, the record is...
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positions (1998) 6 (3): 551–595.
Published: 01 August 1998
...: When weakness of any nature reaches an extreme point, just take a dose at night and you will slip into a deep sleep, enjoying peace of mind. Worry no more about losing your precious semen just from sleeping. Shesheng Ling...
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positions (2012) 20 (2): 629–656.
Published: 01 May 2012
... orderly society.20 The nature and origins of in ation were reconceptual- ized as a problem of money. In other words, the very therapy of Keynesian economics was now cast as the cause of in ation. The new cure would be a good dose of scal...
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positions (1999) 7 (2): 459–501.
Published: 01 May 1999
... sugar duty free into the United States, and the fol- lowing year rights to a naval base at Pearl Harbor were established. By the turn of the century, Hawai‘i was clearly positioned as a strategic outpost, as an important supplier of...
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positions (2017) 25 (3): 565–593.
Published: 01 August 2017
.... Many Japanese critics note how these manga accurately describe, if with a well-­intentioned dose of drama, the widespread problems of poverty, drugs, criminal gangs, and prostitution. Because these fictional stories alert the readers about the...
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positions (2004) 12 (3): 611–641.
Published: 01 August 2004
... “true globality,” if such a thing exists—is possible only with a healthy dose of the local in the mix. Still, what Nakahara meant by this word in the context of the late 1960s was to materialize in a real-life demonstration of international...
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positions (2020) 28 (1): 237–274.
Published: 01 February 2020
... also commits herself to managing, on a voluntary capacity, low- rent spaces for emerging artists and groups. She is the architect of the institute s Lee Shau Kee School of Creativity, which involves experiments with a new secondary school model that ignites creativity and artistic sensibilities among...
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positions (1993) 1 (2): 349–388.
Published: 01 May 1993
... insidious way that the haunting phenomenon has entangled itself with fragmentary dis- cussion of the avant-garde and its link with “postmodernism.” In the fol- lowing pages, I explore the nature of the tenuous link by reading the...