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positions: asia critique (1 May 2018) 26 (2): 243–264.
Published: 01 May 2018
... apparent repetition compulsion at work in the series of toxic disasters in modern Japanese history from Ashio to Fukushima. Copyright 2018 Duke University Press 2018 pollution Japan Minamata environmental disease Fukushima mercury genba References A2-B-C . 2013 . Ash Ian Thomas...
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positions: asia critique (1 May 2018) 26 (2): 305–341.
Published: 01 May 2018
.... The author shows how this space, the collective RCA genba , was reconstructed in research laboratories, at Taipei District Court, and finally, in the judges’ verdict as efforts to understand groundwater pollution took place from various standpoints. Analysis of the media coverage, government files...
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positions: asia critique (1 May 2018) 26 (2): 197–212.
Published: 01 May 2018
... among distinct cases of pollution from radiation, chemical solvents, and insoluble copper. We bring to the fore an analysis of the particulate in this introduction to several articles focusing on East Asia by considering its role within the scope of the concept of genba (現場). We define genba as a lived...
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positions: asia critique (1 August 2008) 16 (3): 491–505.
Published: 01 August 2008
... air pollution in Beijing partly stem from a monopoly by the authorities over land and capital. Story 4. The Story of Disease from Food: how food security is compromised with the excessive use of pesticide, chemical fertilizer, and heavy metal in farming and husbandry. From the four cautionary stories...
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positions: asia critique (1 May 2018) 26 (2): 213–241.
Published: 01 May 2018
... characterized in the genba, raised in this special issue, when generators of knowledge seem incapable of meeting on common ground to address uncertainties about pollutants, radioactive or otherwise, despite treading over the same figurative or physical ground. This essay introduces and analyzes key extracts...
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positions: asia critique (1 May 2013) 21 (2): 475–488.
Published: 01 May 2013
... bamboo rings, reflect Tabe's concern about industrial pollution. While their thick texture followed the signature Kyūshū-ha style, Tabe's works often stood out for expressing strong social consciousness, including proto-feminist concerns in the early 1960s. During her pregnancy, she created a mixed-media...
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positions: asia critique (1 February 2004) 12 (1): 237–246.
Published: 01 February 2004
... pollution in the east and south of China, and so on threaten the basic survival of many people; garbage control and food contamination in many cities is endangering the health and quality of life of many (especially wage laborers and the poor). On the...
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positions: asia critique (1 August 2014) 22 (3): 741–742.
Published: 01 August 2014
... Oxford. She is the author of Fighting for Breath: Living Morally and Dying of Cancer in a Chinese Village (2013) and editor of Dying for Development: Pollution, Illness and the Limits of Citizens’ Agency in China (2013). positions 22:3  Summer 2014...
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positions: asia critique (1 February 2012) 20 (1): 95–110.
Published: 01 February 2012
... Figure 1 Long Abandoned Water Quotas; Figure 2 Floating Object; interactive public performance installation, performanceGermany, 2006 photography, photographs, developing pans, polluted river water...
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positions: asia critique (1 May 2018) 26 (2): 265–304.
Published: 01 May 2018
... the Atomic Energy Commission) , vol. 1 , no. 4 . www.aec.go.jp/jicst/NC/about/ugoki/geppou/V01/N04/19560819V01N04.HTML . Avenell Simon . 2012 . “ From Fearsome Pollution to Fukushima: Environmental Activism and the Nuclear Blind Spot in Contemporary Japan .” Environmental History 17...
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positions: asia critique (1 May 1997) 5 (2): 391–401.
Published: 01 May 1997
... Wonderland. Simultaneously, my first act of its pollution. 399 City or country, which city or which country? The boundaries between one and another- so fragile in their...
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positions: asia critique (1 August 2002) 10 (3): 575–630.
Published: 01 August 2002
... lifetimes (tib. tshe phyi ma) or one’s social status in this lifetime (tib. tshe ’di).34 Thus ritual and everyday efforts to control dangerously contagious corporeal pollution indexed the sacred and social boundaries of the community. Not surpris...
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positions: asia critique (1 August 2014) 22 (3): 635–659.
Published: 01 August 2014
..., complete with odors, are everywhere, occasionally right next to a res- taurant’s outdoor tables. Polluted rivers flow through the town — this was obvious from the greenish color of the putrid water. Zhaozhou’s new urban character did not include a...
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positions: asia critique (1 August 2008) 16 (3): 753–760.
Published: 01 August 2008
... (especially those directed against environmental pollution and modern development) should be understood as “mobilizations for autonomy rather than democracy,” where “autonomy” seems to mean freedom from cen- trally directed development...
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positions: asia critique (1 May 2003) 11 (2): 271–300.
Published: 01 May 2003
... toward some surgical techniques has to do with pollution. There has been a long-standing symbolic equation of the “outside” with pollution and the “inside” with purity.53 Implants and injectable substances are materials orig- inating outside the...
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positions: asia critique (1 February 2012) 20 (1): 389–415.
Published: 01 February 2012
... settle comfortably and nd its bearings in a “Vietnam” that viewers doubtless feel they already know (war, helicopters, rice elds, thatch huts, and so forth). We are thrown into traf c, in the heat, glare, noise, and pollution of Saigon’s...
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positions: asia critique (1 February 2004) 12 (1): 247–259.
Published: 01 February 2004
... shifted from a powerful critique of Japan’s complicity in Vietnam to address issues ranging from pollution and Mina- mata disease to the hierarchal structure of education and labor systems, and other cultural issues. The organization took the...
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positions: asia critique (1 February 1995) 3 (1): 224–254.
Published: 01 February 1995
...” including the eta [deeply polluted] and hinin [ nonpeople] now referred to as hisabetsu buraturnin (hereafter buraturnin). The buraturnin were identified mostly by their occupational ties to labor that was viewed as impure, according to...
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positions: asia critique (1 August 2011) 19 (3): 739–761.
Published: 01 August 2011
... environmental pollution and administrative misman- agement, endemic corruption, social instability, and riots of rural and eth- nic populations, is too preoccupied to plan for its global in uence. If there were any world impacts exerted by China, they...
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positions: asia critique (1 May 2001) 9 (2): 401–422.
Published: 01 May 2001
... pollutant. When a conversation about a proposed international boycott of toilet paper is interrupted, Jiannbin calls out “Talk to me Africa” in scrolling, repeated text that makes the chat room/E-mail–like exchange between strangers a political call...