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positions (2012) 20 (1): 173–182.
Published: 01 February 2012
... the contemporary era provokes a self- contradictory criticism on the part of Western economists. It is self- contradictory in the sense that Western economists criticize Asian labor and nancial markets for being too prudent to be modern...
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positions (2012) 20 (2): 629–656.
Published: 01 May 2012
... positions Copyright by Duke University Press positions 20:2 Spring 2012 630 (WTO) and state- led efforts to liberalize nancial services. In response to the unexpected jump in the CPI, workers...
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positions (2012) 20 (4): 983–1007.
Published: 01 November 2012
... absence of entry into . . . inner lives . . . is, perhaps, the consequence of Khoo’s own nancially very upper class background.22 [The] fascination with the poor stems from a fascination of the Other rather than [from] empathy . . . , making his...
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positions (2012) 20 (2): 595–625.
Published: 01 May 2012
..., content, and timing of the anticorruption measures taken to date, I argue, clari es why the different regulatory regimes MacLean ‚ Enacting Anticorruption 597 used to audit the nancial- moral conduct of government of...
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positions (2012) 20 (2): 405–434.
Published: 01 May 2012
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positions (2012) 20 (2): 437–470.
Published: 01 May 2012
... of the lived experiences of socialism and market reform both in and beyond Vietnam. At the same time, they clearly interpellate and help to create a grow- ing middle class of consumers who have both the social and nancial means Schwenkel ‚ Civilizing the City...
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positions (2012) 20 (1): 211–239.
Published: 01 February 2012
... of loyalties above individual pro t that guided their thinking on — and governance roles within — international nancial institutions, including the Bank of China. The everyday practices that strengthened and cultivated personal net...
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positions (2012) 20 (2): 497–526.
Published: 01 May 2012
... in service of national developmentalist goals. Self- mastery has even deeper roots in Confucian moral codes, and these also position the family as a microcosm of ideal social order.8 Investing nancial, educational, and emotional resources...
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positions (2012) 20 (2): 561–591.
Published: 01 May 2012
... of host countries’ public nance management systems to ensure “transparent, ef cient, and effective management of national and donor nancial investments in health,” and the development of a plan to monitor programs and evaluate impacts.51...
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positions (2012) 20 (4): 1067–1093.
Published: 01 November 2012
... cautionary tale told in the starkest possible terms: an unnamed woman known sim- ply as the Vampire (Theda Bara) pursues and seduces the Husband, John Schuyler (Edward Jos bringing about his nancial and physical ruination...
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positions (2011) 19 (3): 763–779.
Published: 01 August 2011
... that he doesn’t bring money to the household anyway. Because of his lack of nancial power, Duosang is infantilized and feminized, kept from his family’s decision- making circle along with his daughter. In Duosang’s case, paternal authority...
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positions (2018) 26 (1): 59–76.
Published: 01 February 2018
... war volunteer, to which he coolly replied that this war did not interest him: ‘Well, if it were a Jewish war!’ ” (letter from Immanuel Birnbaum, June cited in Olenhusen The couple were supported nancially by Benjamin’s parents. In...
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positions (2012) 20 (1): 241–265.
Published: 01 February 2012
.... Curating is more capacious and recognizes the social and nancial involvements in assem- bling work that goes well beyond, but can include, intervention in the inte- rior form of the work itself. Curating names more openly the social labor...
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positions (2020) 28 (4): 701–727.
Published: 01 November 2020
... generation s most traumatic experience was the 1997 Asian nancial crisis often called the IMF (International Monetary Fund) crisis which brought about the country s intense neoliberalization. The increasing labor exibility, among other factors, directly hit Korea s fresh batch of college graduates...
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positions (2012) 20 (2): 529–558.
Published: 01 May 2012
... changes to the health- care arena. These changes, which include the introduction of new medical technologies and changes in the nancial responsibility of providers and patients, have shifted the relationships among individuals, institutions, and...
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positions (2012) 20 (4): 1159–1189.
Published: 01 November 2012
... demerits for killing such animals.18 Those who acted with compas- sion, such as the bankers in Wu’s “Retribution,” expected reward (perhaps a nancial windfall, success in the examination system, or the birth of sons), while men such as the butcher...
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positions (2011) 19 (3): 739–761.
Published: 01 August 2011
... nancial de cits may consider the Chinese model as a possible solu- tion. One example that seemingly follows in China’s footsteps, according to Qin, is Sarkozy’s France, which has increased the power of the government and aggressively dismantled...
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positions (2012) 20 (2): 473–493.
Published: 01 May 2012
... accommodated the diverse nancial means of their clients), for most portrait seekers, the practice asserted a new sense of individualism in the making. There were, of course, other reasons why people desired portraits, ranging from pragmatic...
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positions (2012) 20 (3): 851–875.
Published: 01 August 2012
... editors’ judg- ment on the most important story of the week, in part decided on a num- ber of in uential political and nancial factors and as a response to public opinion. The decisions about covers were signi cant, because “covers award...
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positions (2020) 28 (4): 756–788.
Published: 01 November 2020