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positions (2014) 22 (3): 551–572.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Gao Bingzhong This article narrates how a temple fair worshipping a dragon god, the object of superstition for about sixty years, became an official piece of intangible cultural heritage. This story takes place in three chapters: First, the temple fair as a local tradition was revived after China...
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positions (2013) 21 (3): 547–577.
Published: 01 August 2013
... of Korean history or art history with material culture studies, science studies, and the phenomenological anthropology of landscape. My focus is Sǒkkuram, surely among the most extensively discussed of all Korean historic sites. Initially, I unveil a record of the temple in the unpublished papers...
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positions (2017) 25 (3): 469–505.
Published: 01 August 2017
... golden age as Taiwan's most popular genre of commercial theater and temple festival performance, from the late 1940s to the early 1970s, and the author places the ritual within the context of the decommodification of women's bodies and commodification of gendered performance taking place at the time...
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positions (2001) 9 (1): 219–243.
Published: 01 February 2001
... Temples at Chengde.2 Located some two hundred miles northeast of Bei- jing, Chengde (also known as Rehe) contained an eighteenth-century palace and temple complex built under the early Manchu emperors of the Qing dynasty. One of its temples...
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positions (1998) 6 (2): 439–473.
Published: 01 May 1998
... in a historically distinctive structure of feeling.30 For the Chinese public, these representational spaces- temples, cemeteries, certain schools- are affec- positions 6:2 Fall 1998 448 tively marked. Access...
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positions (2000) 8 (3): 819–828.
Published: 01 August 2000
... Buddhist temple and the modern home. The first generation of academy-trained architects in the late nineteenth centurysawtheirtaskasmastery.ThereproductionofEuropeanneoclassical revival styles and the use of the latest imported...
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positions (1994) 2 (2): 177–249.
Published: 01 May 1994
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positions (2001) 9 (1): 187–217.
Published: 01 February 2001
... to the “poetics” of spirit possession, the characteristics of trance behavior that make autonomy possible. Further sections, based largely on work at one temple and a case study of one woman’s experiences there, will then provide a basis for a discussion...
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positions (2014) 22 (3): 573–602.
Published: 01 August 2014
.... The annual festivities and material forms surrounding this deity grew ever more imposing in the post-­Mao era and culminated in 2003 when the Dragon Tablet was permanently housed in a building that local people call a temple and the authorities call...
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positions (2008) 16 (2): 305–328.
Published: 01 May 2008
... of the everyday life of the weak, marginal, and dispossessed. Since his debut novel Sahach’on (A Farming Village beneath a Buddhist Temple, 1936), Kim has been associated with the so-called nongmin munhak (peasant literature) that emerged...
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positions (2009) 17 (2): 347–374.
Published: 01 May 2009
... contribution — for xingban gongyi cishan shiye (running public good works and philanthropy) — and has been endorsed as the country’s model temple each year. These awards positioned Ciji within the conventional domains of religion and charity...
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positions (2000) 8 (1): 77–99.
Published: 01 February 2000
.... The inner area was largely occupied by temple worshipers, namely the Yao and Li lineages, whose ancestral halls were located in the northeastern and southwestern parts of the inner area, respectively. The areas surrounding the Li and Yao halls were...
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positions (2013) 21 (3): 491–495.
Published: 01 August 2013
... Silla Buddhist stone cave temple on T’oham Mountain in Kyoˇ ngju, Korea, “discovered” by a University of Chi- cago anthropologist named Frederick Starr and “improved” under Japanese colonial reconstruction. Starr was concerned with racial...
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positions (1993) 1 (3): 585–606.
Published: 01 August 1993
.... This site has a long history, espe- cially in its associations with the literary and market cultures of the late imperial period. The name Fuzimiao refers to a Confucian temple that was once located there. Nearby were the examination halls where...
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positions (1993) 1 (2): 289–320.
Published: 01 May 1993
... of a Garden: Tenryu-ji Temple, Kyoto, Japan”. Journal of Garden History 9 ( 1 ): 1 -19. Johnson , Norris Brock . 1990 . “The Garden in Zuiscn Temple, Kamakura, Japan: Design Form and Phylogenetic Meaning”. Journal of Garden History 10 ( 4 ): 214 -236. Keirstead , Thomas . 1992...
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positions (2018) 26 (3): 423–449.
Published: 01 August 2018
... . 2010 . Patriotic Professionalism in Urban China: Fostering Talent . Philadelphia : Temple University Press . Humphrey Caroline . 2002 . The Unmaking of Soviet Life: Everyday Economies after Social‐ism . Ithaca, NY : Cornell University Press . Jiang Zhi Fushui Wu . 2013...
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positions (2005) 13 (1): 125–135.
Published: 01 February 2005
.... It is a town of stone roads, mud walls, old temples, cemeteries and giant trees.” Captain Sweeney said it was the greatest thrill of his life when he dropped the bomb. There is a thrill in murder. There is a thrill in war. It is not just...
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positions (1996) 4 (3): 639–640.
Published: 01 August 1996
...- ative Action Kathleen Uno is associate professor of history at Temple University. Her long-term projects are research on the history of the “good wife, wise mother” and children in modern Japan. Karen Wigen is associate...
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positions (2012) 20 (1): 267–285.
Published: 01 February 2012
... in order to experience the condition of relaxation and mindfulness.”9 The signi cance of human lungs as the organs used in breathing is rein- forced and explored further in another installation by Boonma, Alokhayasan: Temple...
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positions (1993) 1 (1): 131–159.
Published: 01 February 1993
... body: a brick of clay, eight corners, no match for the moon’s curves. Brick by clay, a temple rises from the south, by dusk, a roof shelters your spirit...