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positions (1997) 5 (2): 589–604.
Published: 01 May 1997
...Anuradha G. Advani Copyright © 1997 by Duke University Press 1997 509 The Development of a South Asian American Labor Organization: An Examination of Identity-Based Organizing Anuradha G...
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positions (2013) 21 (2): 309–350.
Published: 01 May 2013
.... Unlike Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy, where professional communities were organized early into neo-­corporatist syndicates (although they never fully functioned as initially planned), the Japanese government did not sys- tematically organize...
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positions (2003) 11 (3): 779–800.
Published: 01 August 2003
... on women’s concerns at its incep- tion and in many issues subsequently published. Not until Liu Shipei and Zhang Ji publicized their organization of the Socialist Lecture Series in issue no. 2 and Liu Shipei and Wang Gongquan gradually published more...
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positions (2005) 13 (2): 379–410.
Published: 01 May 2005
... specific settings often overlooked by institutionalized so- cial movements, which lacked the capacity to incorporate locality and local residents in their organization. Lii’s comment needs to be understood in the context of the development...
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positions (2009) 17 (3): 465–487.
Published: 01 August 2009
...Ken C. Kawashima This article reconsiders the concept of the state apparatus by looking at the micropolitics and history surrounding the largest “Korean welfare organization” in interwar Japan, the Sôaikai ( ), or Mutual Love Association. As a welfare organization of Korean workers in Japan...
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positions (2020) 28 (3): 575–602.
Published: 01 August 2020
...Katri Kauhanen The Korean National Council of Women, a women’s organization established in 1959, has received criticism in Korean literature for its collaboration with the authoritarian regimes that ruled South Korea for decades. This article, however, argues for a different kind of interpretation...
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positions (2017) 25 (4): 769–794.
Published: 01 November 2017
... antitrafficking movement in Thailand, China, and the United States between 2008 and 2014, this article juxtaposes two distinct tourist encounters: a human-trafficking reality tour hosted by a US nonprofit organization and a separate study-abroad gathering of US university students hosted at the office of a Thai...
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positions (2013) 21 (2): 451–473.
Published: 01 May 2013
.... During the several centu- ries of the preceding Edo period (1600 – 1867), Japanese painting had been multivalent in nature, characterized by a plurality of competing schools and styles (ryha). The vast changes in social organization...
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positions (2016) 24 (3): 693–719.
Published: 01 August 2016
...-­fourths of contemporary humanity (Chatterjee 2004: 3). 12. There have been other attempts to reimagine regional organization, especially within South India. The need to recoup the significance of the presidency imagination, that is, the colonial...
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positions (2008) 16 (3): 491–505.
Published: 01 August 2008
... scarce resources, Chinese peasants should revive traditional patterns of small peasantry in growing grain and raising pigs at the same time and use natural energy conducive to environmental protection. Peasants should also organize themselves and, through collective effort and cooperative labor...
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positions (2009) 17 (2): 347–374.
Published: 01 May 2009
...C. Julia Huang Is the concept of the NGO, or nongovernmental organization, a global catchall? This article tries to respond to the globalization of the concept of NGO by tracing the historical and local development of a Taiwanese grassroots Buddhist organization, the Buddhist Tzu Chi (Ciji...
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positions (2016) 24 (1): 155–177.
Published: 01 February 2016
... representatives in an outlet of a major global retailer. The author asks, how are the new “body rules” generated by the beauty economy used to organize and discipline labor in the workplace? Body rules are norms for the public presentation of different types of bodies. Retail cosmetics employers recruit bodies...
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positions (2012) 20 (1): 373–383.
Published: 01 February 2012
... in Beijing, my interests and commit- ments shifted. Caught up in the excitement and energy that surrounded me, I was tired of merely sitting on the sidelines as an observer, so I initiated and helped organize a series of meetings with artists...
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positions (2013) 21 (1): 1–10.
Published: 01 February 2013
...Jordan Sand The four essays presented in this special section emerged from a conference originally conceived by Miriam Silverberg and organized at the University of California, Los Angeles in collaboration with Mariko Tamanoi in 2007. Each essay takes up some aspect of life in the Japanese colonial...
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positions (2013) 21 (1): 189–221.
Published: 01 February 2013
...-­class Singaporeans, distancing it even further from the rev- olutionary Marxist origins of the form that had got the company in trouble with the authorities in 1994. Jointly organized with the nongovernmental organization Action for AIDS...
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positions (2014) 22 (3): 573–602.
Published: 01 August 2014
... organization for qigong as an example of a movement that was apparently rinsed of religios- ity and made purely medical, and finally, a group of Christian sectarians known as the Gospel Spreaders as an example of a group that fits uneasily Bunkenborg...
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positions (2016) 24 (4): 761–787.
Published: 01 November 2016
... of multiple ethnic nations, with each group keeping its own customs and culture. This article focuses on the anthropological exhibitions that Tsuboi and his colleagues organized and participated in. It first examines how these exhibition activities produced a general-type image of each ethnic group and yet...
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positions (1996) 4 (2): 185–215.
Published: 01 May 1996
... to oppose them only if the regime fails to provide the conditions of peace, order and security to which the community is entitled. Save for such opposition, this traditional concept does not contemplate the direct participation of the population in the organization or processes of government. Copyright ©...
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positions (2017) 25 (1): 173–194.
Published: 01 February 2017
... of the Ernakulam-­Kochi region and the spatial organization of communities through an elaboration of city realism. In the climactic sequence, the film leaves this well-­mapped space of the city, by boat, arriving at a terra infinita. The stand-­off...
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positions (2009) 17 (1): 43–72.
Published: 01 February 2009
... to have provided some of the intellectual foundation for the ideology of the Greater East Asia Co-prosperity Sphere. A brief intellectual biography of Miki and an examination of the founding and organization of the Shōwa Kenkyūkai are included, in addition to a close reading of some of Miki's journalism...