1-20 of 779 Search Results for


Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
positions (2002) 10 (1): 173–194.
Published: 01 February 2002
...Leslie Pincus 2002 by Duke University Press 2002 A Salon for the Soul: Nakai Masakazu and the Hiroshima Culture Movement Leslie Pincus It was as if the intellectuals who took refuge in the countryside had been set adrift in unfamiliar seas...
Journal Article
positions (2004) 12 (2): 329–376.
Published: 01 May 2004
...Hiroko Sakamoto 2004 by Duke University Press 2004 Translated by Rebecca Jennison The Cult of “Love and Eugenics” in May Fourth Movement Discourse Hiroko Sakamoto “Great Teacher, Democracy! Great Teacher, Science!” This was indeed...
Journal Article
positions (2006) 14 (2): 449–466.
Published: 01 May 2006
...Ping Liu Duke University Press 2006 Translated by Krista Van Fleit Hang The Left-Wing Drama Movement in China and Its Relationship to Japan Ping Liu The View of 1930s Left-Wing Literature in the Field of Chinese Literature Studies After the end...
Journal Article
positions (2006) 14 (2): 495–525.
Published: 01 May 2006
...Emiko Kida Japanese-Korean Exchange within the Proletarian Visual Arts Movement Emiko Kida The proletarian arts movement grew active as the contradictions inherent in the capitalist society then forming began to rise to the surface, emerg...
Journal Article
positions (1993) 1 (3): 585–606.
Published: 01 August 1993
... for Daily Life . London: Routledge, 1991. The Nationscape: Movement in the Field of Vision Ann Anagnost On a day trip to Shenzhen, the showplace of China’s economic reforms, one need not forgo an encounter with five thousand years of Chinese history...
Journal Article
positions (2013) 21 (3): 683–701.
Published: 01 August 2013
... of documentary representation of Taiwan's GLBT or the so-called tongzhi (同志, literally “comrade”) community. Thus questions of resistance and subversion must be viewed through the lens of visibility. Copyright 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 Limits of Visibility: Taiwan’s Tongzhi Movement in Mickey...
Journal Article
positions (2014) 22 (1): 41–69.
Published: 01 February 2014
...Carl Cassegard The precarity movement (or antipoverty movement) represents a startling revival of public protest in Japan. This revival can be understood as a turn to a more confrontational stance within an already active current of freeter activism. My aim is to throw light on this shift...
Journal Article
positions (2009) 17 (2): 347–374.
Published: 01 May 2009
... of civil morality” will be introduced for the understanding of the cultural politics of NGO-ness. Genealogies of NGO-ness: The Cultural Politics of a Global Buddhist Movement in Contemporary Taiwan C. Julia Huang I was invited to the China Foundation for Poverty Alleviation...
Journal Article
positions (2022) 30 (3): 429–453.
Published: 01 August 2022
...Qian Zhu Abstract The idea of a “new village” first emerged in the years 1919–20 and was widely discussed by Chinese intellectuals, who advocated for its humanitarian and social justice purposes and its goal of constructing a new society. This article focuses on the new village movement in China...
FIGURES | View All (5)
Journal Article
positions (1995) 3 (2): 483–509.
Published: 01 May 1995
...Sanjay Seth Copyright © 1995 by Duke University Press 1995 Interpreting Revolutionary Excess: The Naxalite Movement in India, 1967-1 971 Sanjay Seth Marxism and liberalism are not only products of the modern age but also champions...
Journal Article
positions (1997) 5 (1): 135–171.
Published: 01 February 1997
...Fujime Yuki Copyright © 1997 by Duke University Press 1997 The licensed Prostitution System and the Prostitution Abolition Movement in Modern Japan Fujime Yuki Introduction The modern licensed prostitution system, a combination of compulsory...
Journal Article
positions (2020) 28 (3): 517–546.
Published: 01 August 2020
... Marxism and the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) for negating women’s gendered interests in favor of a class focus. Yet, it was the proletarian women’s movement of the United Front that attracted the largest amount of women activists during China’s National Revolution (1925–27). What was the allure...
Journal Article
positions (2005) 13 (1): 87–113.
Published: 01 February 2005
...Sharon Hayashi; Anne McKnight 2005 by Duke University Press 2005 Good-bye Kitty, Hello War: The Tactics of Spectacle and New Youth Movements in Urban Japan Sharon Hayashi and Anne McKnight Tokyo’s Miyashita Park is usually an oasis of scrubbiness in the semiotically...
Journal Article
positions (2005) 13 (2): 379–410.
Published: 01 May 2005
...Ya-Chung Chuang 2005 by Duke University Press 2005 Place, Identity, and Social Movements: Shequ and Neighborhood Organizing in Taipei City Ya-Chung Chuang Introduction: An Urban Legend One summer afternoon in June 1995, a college student on the way home after...
Journal Article
positions (2014) 22 (3): 573–602.
Published: 01 August 2014
... by Duke University Press 2014 From Metaphors of Empire to Enactments of State: Popular Religious Movements and Health in Rural North China Mikkel Bunkenborg Classical descriptions of popular religion in China have noted how religious imagery presents...
Journal Article
positions (2018) 26 (4): 593–618.
Published: 01 November 2018
..., historical consciousness and individual action. References Ando Takemasa . 2014 . Japan’s New Left Movements: Legacies for Civil Society . Oxon, UK : Routledge . Banba Toshiaki . 2009 . Nakai Masakazu densetsu (The Legend of Nakai Masakazu) . Tokyo : Potto Shuppan . Benjamin...
Journal Article
positions (2014) 22 (4): 781–808.
Published: 01 November 2014
.... He did so in order to conceive of plurality, nonhuman agency, and becoming. This article, rather than to place Hanada in the historical context in which he wrote, treats his work aesthetically, paying particular attention to the rhythmic and agile movement of his writing and thought. Copyright 2014...
Journal Article
positions (2013) 21 (4): 921–945.
Published: 01 November 2013
... of authenticity and beauty free from social alienation. This search for aestheticized spaces outside capitalism, in combination with a rejection of fundamental social changes, put the Guomindang in ideological league with radical right-wing movements active around the world between the two world wars. My...
Journal Article
positions (2009) 17 (3): 465–487.
Published: 01 August 2009
... in Japan as the ground for commodification and political repression. I call this the “divided margin.” The divided margin represented a larger colonial and policing strategy of dividing and conquering Korean proletarian movements and working-class identification by promoting and supporting ethnic identity...
Journal Article
positions (2011) 19 (1): 83–107.
Published: 01 February 2011
... the outcry against the “dangerous” new woman? I approach this question by analyzing the “woman problem” within the context of the broader moral discourse of the time. I show that the good wife/wise mother and the new woman positions were linked, respectively, to the national morality movement and the ethics...