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positions (2015) 23 (2): 231–257.
Published: 01 May 2015
.... Concrete Abstractions: Gotô Meisei’s Hapless Danchi Dwellers and Japan’s Economic Miracle Peter Tillack Perhaps the most succinct way in which the drama of Japan’s high-­speed economic growth period (1955 – 73) has been narrated is through the...
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positions (1996) 4 (1): 90–126.
Published: 01 February 1996
...Mark T. Berger Copyright © 1996 by Duke University Press 1996 Yellow Mythologies: The East Asian Miracle and Post-Cold War Capitalism Mark T. Berger Introduction: The Rise of East Asia and the End of the Cold War The end of the Cold War and the ensuing...
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positions (2011) 19 (2): 335–345.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Patrick D. Flores The article explores the ways in which the discourse and affect of miracle is performed in Philippine cinema, with the view of understanding how it exploits and inevitably corrupts mysticism and spiritual belief. Central to this project is the woman miracle worker, the visionary...
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positions (2011) 19 (1): 193–215.
Published: 01 February 2011
...Jini Kim Watson This article examines literature from Korea and Singapore during the decades of rapid industrial and urban expansion following World War II. Using the concept of the “New Asian City,” the author argues that the growth of the cities behind these apparent “miracle economies” needs to...
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positions (2015) 23 (2): 197–200.
Published: 01 May 2015
... Dwellers and Japan’s Economic Miracle,” and Vladimir Tikhonov’s “The Images of Russia and Russians in Colonial-­Era Korean Literature: The 1930s,” present dystopic, even catastrophic scenarios that have in common the absence of Manichean...
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positions (2007) 15 (2): 251–284.
Published: 01 May 2007
... snowballing process of connected economic “miracles” in a succession of East Asian states, starting in Japan in the 1950s and 1960s, rolling on in South Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singa- pore, and some ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations...
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positions (2002) 10 (3): 525–546.
Published: 01 August 2002
... identification with the Jahrinya materializes in his making con- gruent their victimization and their faith with the narrative’s central point of view. The novella abounds with miracles and revelations that the writer uses not, as might be expected in a...
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positions (2018) 26 (3): 516–546.
Published: 01 August 2018
...-Hall . Harvey David . 2005 . A Brief History of Neo-liberalism . Oxford : Oxford University Press . Harvie Charles Lee H. H. 2003 . “ Export Led Industrialization and Growth: Korea’s Economic Miracle 1962 – 89 .” Department of Economics, University of Wollongong...
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positions (1997) 5 (1): 1–51.
Published: 01 February 1997
... through decades of celebrating (and dying for) the economic miracle. For the immediate present, and perhaps the future, the authorita- tive, public utterance of nationally self-critical words on an occasion hith- erto consecrated to the...
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positions (2008) 16 (1): 131–156.
Published: 01 February 2008
... dome also serves to conceal the signs of destruction. (It also recalls that iconic moment in the postwar economic miracle of real-life Japan: the 1964 Tokyo Olympics.) Beneath the dome, scientists and soldiers are at work analyzing...
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positions (2020) 28 (1): 145–175.
Published: 01 February 2020
... . www.ecospherics.net/pages/DrengEcophil.html (accessed October 1, 2019 ). Hou Hanru . 2007 . “ Everyday Miracles: Shen Yuan, Yin Xiuzhen, Kan Xuan, Cao Fei. Four Woman Artists in the Chinese Pavilion, Venice Biennale 2007 .” Universes in Universe . universes-in-universe.de/car/venezia/eng/2007/tour/chn...
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positions (2000) 8 (1): 1–7.
Published: 01 February 2000
... the gritty world seemingly encompassed by the cage- like and enduring “temporary” world of poverty endemic to the Hong Kong miracle. What emerges from this account is an unexpected space in production and reproduction where the fashions of the...
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positions (2017) 25 (4): 633–644.
Published: 01 November 2017
...). In recent decades, Asia has been increasingly central to processes of globalization, expanding the “hori- zon” of inter-­Asian analysis. Contemporary East Asia’s economic “miracle” coincided with the opening of geopolitical borders and...
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positions (2009) 17 (2): 321–346.
Published: 01 May 2009
... its self-touting economic miracle. But now that aura is fading away, yielding to the rising star of China, in general, and Shanghai, in particular. Globalization and nationalization can go hand in hand, but this time it...
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positions (2021) 29 (1): 121–139.
Published: 01 February 2021
... the tragedy that brings death also the miracle foretold that gives birth to love and new life? Can the past learn from the future, or is the future condemned to play out the missed opportunities, the misplaced anger, the deceits and the shamefulness of the past? Or does the future stand as a kind of...
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positions (2003) 11 (3): 541–554.
Published: 01 August 2003
... reconciled to neoliberalism. Nowhere has this been more evident than in the neoliberal view of financial markets. Before the crisis of 1997 the “East Asian economic miracle” was something of an embar- rassment to the major global neoliberal...
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positions (1994) 2 (2): 177–249.
Published: 01 May 1994
... and Penghu (the Pescadores) demonstrate the islands were physically con- nected with the mainland in prehistoric times Nowhere else do fossils testify to the legitimacy of the state. In another Taiwan Miracle, nature is mobilized to enforce...
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positions (2008) 16 (1): 189–219.
Published: 01 February 2008
..., political and economic sovereignty or self- positions 16:1  Spring 2008 200 determination is the necessary condition for black consciousness to regain its self-mastery and health. Miracle and Crash: The Power of...
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positions (1999) 7 (2): 277–306.
Published: 01 May 1999
... hypermasculinity specifically to economic devel- opment and, more generally, to globalization. In East Asia’s Confucian- based “miracle” economies, hypermasculinity adopts the traditional rhetoric of the state taking manly revenge against the West’s...
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positions (2003) 11 (1): 1–9.
Published: 01 February 2003
... reshape our sense of the cultural history of the Pacific Rim? What sorts of shadows do they cast on the Asian economic miracle? Surprisingly, prevailing interdisciplinary approaches to transnational cul- tural studies have also...