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positions (2018) 26 (4): 619–646.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Ryan Moran This article analyzes debates surrounding the creation of the post office–run kan’i seimei hoken (basic life insurance), or kanpo . Beginning in the 1890s and early 1900s, intellectuals concerned with the new discourse of the social problem, which referred to the problem of worker...
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positions (2019) 27 (4): 773–798.
Published: 01 November 2019
... . “ Shui neng jinzhi wo ai” (“Who Can Stop My Love”) . In Qin 2015 : 329 . Xie Xianglan . 2015 . “ Xingqitian, zai youdiansuo jihe” (“Sunday, We Assemble in the Post Office”) . In Qin 2015 : 224 . Xu, Qiang Chen Zhongcun , eds. 2014 . 2013 Zhongguo dagong shige jingxuan...
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positions (2002) 10 (1): 141–172.
Published: 01 February 2002
... the post office’s cash mailers (genkin f¯ut¯o). Having been preoccupied with cutting up and collaging photo images of human bodies to “create a blueprint of the anti-human, anti-being,” he was struck by the “intensity he saw in the actualized...
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positions (2005) 13 (1): 177–193.
Published: 01 February 2005
... calls to the proper law enforcement agency.”20 The post office declined to participate, congressmen protested, and Operation TIPS quietly closed its Web site and disappeared. But Operation TIPS was the formalization of a system already in place...
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positions (2017) 25 (2): 255–292.
Published: 01 May 2017
... by post offices just twelve years prior, increasing from a yearly average of twelve items per person to twenty-­nine items, and going as high as several hundred items per person in Tokyo’s central wards.10 The act of mailing a letter or postcard...
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positions (2018) 26 (4): 687–717.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Dorothy Wai Sim Lau Internet fan participation has demonstrated the emergent potency of meaning making for transnational stardom. With the ease of searching, poaching, editing, posting, tagging, and annotating texts aided by cyber technology, fans can rework the filmic and publicity materials about...
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positions (2015) 23 (3): 411–435.
Published: 01 August 2015
..., there are factories, dor- mitories, banks, hospitals, a post office, a fire brigade with two fire engines, an exclusive television network, an educational institute, book stores, soc- cer fields, basketball courts, a track and field stadium, swimming pools...
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positions (2013) 21 (2): 475–488.
Published: 01 May 2013
... long out- lived it. In the 1980s, Tabe promoted global mail art exchange through her “Earth Art Post Office.” At age fifty-­five, she decisively “retired from housewife-­hood” and has since concentrated on art making and exhibiting...
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positions (2000) 8 (3): 795–818.
Published: 01 August 2000
.... Upon arriving at the assigned post near Musha, Tazawa is attracted to two “savage women” who are sisters of the wife of Ino, the head of the police office. While being teased and warned of the aborigine women’s single-mindedness in pursuing Japa...
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positions (2017) 25 (4): 645–667.
Published: 01 November 2017
... Openness, and Market Experiments in Phnom Penh Sylvia Nam Introduction In a May 2013 Facebook posting, the ruling Cambodian People’s Party shared a pair of images of Phnom Penh under two different regimes.1 Taken decades apart, each photo...
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positions (2005) 13 (1): 55–74.
Published: 01 February 2005
... on the parking apron of Tel Aviv International Airport. We took a shuttle to the entrance to the border inspection area and crowded together in line. An official from the Israeli foreign affairs office unexpectedly burst in, collected our passports...
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positions (2021) 29 (4): 783–807.
Published: 01 November 2021
.... In the post-disillusionment era, that realization became a methodology; generations of students were trained to look for sources that exposed the truths the Party ostensibly sought to hide. For archival historians this method has produced strange results, because many of the sources used to tell the untold...
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positions (2015) 23 (3): 463–486.
Published: 01 August 2015
... for ¥105. Compared to some of the elaborate action-­based shooter games I had played, at first Days of Love and Labor did not seem particularly complex. The game always begins in an office in which I (Blue Bear) stand before...
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positions (2014) 22 (1): 71–101.
Published: 01 February 2014
.... Scholars have come to describe contemporary Korea in terms of “posts” —  postauthoritarian, post−Cold War, postideological, post-­minjung—the pre- fix indicating a historical passage.2 Accordingly, Korea is said to have arrived at the obsolescence...
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positions (2015) 23 (3): 487–513.
Published: 01 August 2015
... performing unpaid work in the digital economy. To identify their strengths, net idols need an audience that the random postings of photos and irregular updates of diaries do not earn them. In the net idol universe, building a fan base is a matter...
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positions (2015) 23 (4): 695–728.
Published: 01 November 2015
... June 30, 1950, he “posted street posters welcoming the North Korean People’s Army (NKPA) and denouncing the American Far Eastern policy.” He joined the NKPA and later returned to Masan to help establish the G2 Office.62...
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positions (1995) 3 (3): 695–722.
Published: 01 August 1995
...- tionship of such a state to its colonial predecessor, and to the modern West in general? The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), China, and (North) Vietnam are unique as revolutionary nationalist regimes founded in a post...
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positions (1998) 6 (3): 675–705.
Published: 01 August 1998
... societies, who were regarded as deeply involved in the entangled worlds of slave trading, immigration, and com- mercial sex.44 To both these ends, the Straits Settlements established the post of protector of Chinese in 1877, an office held...
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positions (2013) 21 (4): 921–945.
Published: 01 November 2013
... the executive branch of the government — recreation, social affairs, science, and enterprise — ran such organizations as a news agency, a small clinic, a library, a small workshop, and even a post office.54 The complex structure of the Datong...
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positions (2010) 18 (1): 253–277.
Published: 01 February 2010
... and historical perspec- tive, the long-term seesaw battle along the highly problematic borderline between public and private regarding issues of ownership and control in the post-Mao era. How did the strategy of “constructing an information...