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positions (2016) 24 (2): 555–582.
Published: 01 May 2016
... relationship with the ethnic Chinese community was more a class issue than a matter of ethnicity and, perhaps more interesting, the state's policy toward the ethnic Chinese changed very little despite the transformation of the state from an absolute monarchy to a constitutional monarchy through the People's...
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positions (2016) 24 (3): 621–651.
Published: 01 August 2016
... possible. Copyright 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 Daranee Charnchoengsilpakul Ethel Rosenberg sedition communism lèse majesté monarchy Thailand Engendering Sedition: Ethel Rosenberg, Daranee Charnchoengsilpakul, and the Courage of Refusal Tyrell Haberkorn Introduction...
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positions (2010) 18 (1): 19–50.
Published: 01 February 2010
... the punishment for lèse-majesté at three years in prison. The protection of “nation, religion, and monarchy,” which became the positions 18:1  Spring 2010 24 basis for modern political censorship...
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positions (1998) 6 (2): 503.
Published: 01 May 1998
... teaches history at the University of California, San Diego, and is the author of Splendid Monarchy: Power and Pageantry in Modern Japan (1996). Yorhikuni lgarashi teaches history at Vanderbilt University and is currently completing...
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positions (1999) 7 (2): 459–501.
Published: 01 May 1999
... with the end of the Hawaiian monarchy. In I 893 American-backed businessmen, many of whom were plantation owners and descendants of U.S. missionaries, overthrew the monarchy headed by Queen Lili’uokalani. Subsequently, Hawai‘i was annexed...
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positions (2017) 25 (4): 795–820.
Published: 01 November 2017
... in major political reforms, including the institution of political parties. Among the newly formed par- ties were several Maoist groups professing an ideological commitment to armed struggle against the reigning Hindu monarchy. In 1996, one...
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positions (2016) 24 (3): 721–722.
Published: 01 August 2016
... Magazine, 1970–1976 (2013). She is currently completing a book about the history of impunity for state violence since the end of the absolute monarchy in Thailand. In addition to her academic work, she is a frequent contributor...
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positions (1995) 3 (1): 97–118.
Published: 01 February 1995
... of common people.” Thackeray’s con- cern with histories other than those of monarchy led him to ponder whether “History” would “go on kneeling to the end of time?” Or would Clio “rise up off her knees,” “take a natural posture,” and thus...
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positions (1993) 1 (3): 671–676.
Published: 01 August 1993
... the various Ryukyu Islands compiled in the six- teenth and seventeenth centuries by order of the monarchy (centered in Shuri, on Okinawa Island). 3 The American Occupation extended to the naming of typhoons. 4 Where the founding...
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positions (1994) 2 (2): 356–381.
Published: 01 May 1994
... move- ments: from the equipoise between monarchy and bureaucracy, to its unraveling; from tensions within Confucianism itself, to their deflation; from the breakdown of tradition, to a symbiosis of iconoclasm and tradi...
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positions (2021) 29 (1): 47–65.
Published: 01 February 2021
.... Pensky, Max. 2004. Method and Time: Benjamin s Dialectical Images. In The Cambridge Companion to Walter Benjamin, edited by David S. Ferris, 177 98. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Smith, Simon C. 2006. Moving a Little with the Tide : Malay Monarchy and the Develop- ment of Modern Malay...
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positions (1998) 6 (2): 261–302.
Published: 01 May 1998
... the royal couple.70 On the official level, to the extent that the leaders of the Western European countries embraced U.S. Cold War policy, they welcomed the Japanese monarchy. Yet these incidents demonstrate that memories of the war still...
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positions (2013) 21 (3): 579–605.
Published: 01 August 2013
... the representation of pas- sive “subjects” or “people” under a monarchy toward a representation of the working class and “the people” that could constitute a nation: “At least loosely, old concepts of ‘I’ and ‘people’ were thus associated in a semantic...
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positions (2017) 25 (4): 633–644.
Published: 01 November 2017
... in Nepal in the context of establishing a democratic republic under the surge of nationalism. In the aftermath of a decade-­long civil war, Nepal abolished its monarchy and established a federal democratic republic in 2008. Counter to traditional...
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positions (2000) 8 (3): 637–673.
Published: 01 August 2000
...- cial tours marked national territory. In much the same way, visits from the Western-dressed emperor to elite residences imprinted civilization on their interiors. The Meiji monarchy artfully combined elements of native tradition...
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positions (2011) 19 (3): 707–721.
Published: 01 August 2011
... only at the end of the nineteenth century, and even then with teeth clenched in a desperate compromise, having made clear its preference for monarchy. The Catholic Church as a beacon of freedom and human dignity? Let us make a simple mental...
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positions (2011) 19 (3): 653–669.
Published: 01 August 2011
... of power from any natural or directly quali ed pretender: the gap between this place and those who temporarily occupy it should be maintained at any cost. And this is also why one can supplement in a democratic way Hegel’s deduc- tion of monarchy...
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positions (2003) 11 (1): 241–257.
Published: 01 February 2003
... and brought AIDS.”26 Capital from Singapore, Hong Kong, and South Africa has financed projects in the Seychelles, Mauritius, and Madagascar. Insisting on the common bonds between Madagascar and Japan (islands with an “enlightened” monarchy in the past...
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positions (2010) 18 (1): 231–251.
Published: 01 February 2010
... and reproduced in the European version of the catalog. This is an interesting juxtaposition that reveals something about contemporary Japanese society: a society that embraces contradictions, sym- bolized by images of the monarchy and a naked woman...
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positions (2019) 27 (4): 825–844.
Published: 01 November 2019
... inter- changeably as Beijing and Beiping throughout the essay. 8 The restoration refers to Yuan Shikai s attempt to restore monarchy in China, in 1916. 9 The same year. 10 For this piece was published in 1975. 11 Puxuejia refers to the Chinese textologists who are known to acquire encyclopedic knowl...