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positions: asia critique (1 August 2002) 10 (3): 575–630.
Published: 01 August 2002
...Charlene E. Makley 2002 by Duke University Press 2002 On the Edge of Respectability: Sexual Politics in China’s Tibet Charlene E. Makley A Picnic On a rainy July day in 1995, my husband and I joined a Tibetan village family we knew in the famous...
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positions: asia critique (1 February 2010) 18 (1): 89–143.
Published: 01 February 2010
...Barry Sautman In May 2008 Time magazine's annual “ Time 100” list of influential people in the world put the Dalai Lama at the top. This outcome was related to the preceding six weeks of protests in Tibet and attendant Western criticisms of China's Tibet policies, but it also reflected the two...
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positions: asia critique (1 August 2002) 10 (3): 785–786.
Published: 01 August 2002
...). Charlene E. Makley is Luce Assistant Professor of Asian Studies at Reed College and the author of “The Power of the Drunk: Humor and Resistance in China’s Tibet,” in Linguistic Form and Social Action: Michigan Discussion in Anthropology, edited by Jennifer...
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positions: asia critique (1 February 2001) 9 (1): 219–243.
Published: 01 February 2001
... chairman of the Literature and Art Association of the Tibet Autonomous Region. Noting that it was important to preserve Tibet’s unique folk culture, Zhang positions 9:1 © 2001 by Duke University Press positions 9:1 Spring 2001...
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positions: asia critique (1 May 2011) 19 (2): 615–616.
Published: 01 May 2011
... Is Not Gold: Tibet as a Pseudo-­State (2009). Nobue Suzuki is professor of anthropology at Chiba University, Japan. Among her numerous publications, the most recent one is “Love Triangles: Filipinos, Japanese, and the Shifting...
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positions: asia critique (1 May 1999) 7 (2): 541–572.
Published: 01 May 1999
..., concerted efforts were made to examine certain powerful fan- tasies accruing around a particular Asian nation. “Mythos Tibet,” as the conference was called,’ was an attempt to question seriously the sources and the effects of the largely...
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positions: asia critique (1 May 2007) 15 (2): 403–428.
Published: 01 May 2007
... he, like the other Nazi Orientalists, located the Urheimat of the Indo-European Urvolk somewhere in Northern India, Central Asia, and Tibet.27 Björn Collinder (1894 – 1983), professor of Finno-Ugric Languages at...
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positions: asia critique (1 February 2015) 23 (1): 145–165.
Published: 01 February 2015
... carrying the red flag of the PRC, she held two printed placards covered with images: one had a photograph of the Potala Palace in Lhasa with a French slogan, “Tibet etait, est, sera, TOUJOURS une partie de la Chine!” (Tibet was, is...
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positions: asia critique (1 August 1995) 3 (3): v–ix.
Published: 01 August 1995
... zones of Sichuan-Yunan-‘Tibet; and an Asian American scholar cautiously unravels the politics and poetics of a racialized filmic rep- resentation of the body of the “Chinese” antihero General Yen in a history of miscegenated nation...
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positions: asia critique (1 August 2002) 10 (3): 505–509.
Published: 01 August 2002
..., “primordial China,” Burma, and Vietnam—celebrated in yet another new Japanese pan-Asianism. “On the Edge of Respectability: Sexual Politics in China’s Tibet” allows Charlene E. Makley to raise other questions about mass-mediated culture...
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positions: asia critique (1 August 2011) 19 (3): 707–721.
Published: 01 August 2011
... Against this background, I read events such as the institution of Order Number Five, a law that came into effect on September , to man- age the reincarnation of living Buddhas in Tibet. Predictably, the Western liberal media had a laugh when the...
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positions: asia critique (1 August 2011) 19 (3): 739–761.
Published: 01 August 2011
...- Negation in Contemporary China Kwai- Cheung Lo In response to Chinese legislation prohibiting Tibetan Buddhist monks from reincarnating without the government’s permission, apparently a political means to prevent Tibet’s exiled spiritual...
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positions: asia critique (1 May 2016) 24 (2): 435–479.
Published: 01 May 2016
..., Horses Galloping (1975) and Jinse de dayan (The Golden Wild Goose, 1976). It is no coincidence that the first film takes place in Inner Mongolia, and the second one in Tibet. The Major Course (1975) features pigs, and it takes place in the eth...
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positions: asia critique (1 August 1993) 1 (3): 779–804.
Published: 01 August 1993
... exclu- sively, or even overridingly, to the nation-state. All over the world, the nation-state faces one challenge or another to its claim to sovereignty, whether it is Brittany, Quebec, the Punjab, or Tibet. More subtle are the...
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positions: asia critique (1 February 2001) 9 (1): 253–266.
Published: 01 February 2001
... popular consumption of self-health books, the state promotion of a leisure weekend, cultural discourses that seek to negate the West as the agent of modernity, and the figure of Tibet in the mountain resort of Chengde. Some of these essays attempt to...
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positions: asia critique (1 May 2010) 18 (2): 417–423.
Published: 01 May 2010
... directed by Huang Jianzhong (2005).   5. Cui Zi’en is referring to the opposition to Taiwan’s unification with mainland China, as well as the campaign for Tibet’s independence.   6. In imperial China, salt was a state monopoly...
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positions: asia critique (1 November 2017) 25 (4): 795–820.
Published: 01 November 2017
... that horizontally divide the country according to rising elevation: the northern Himalayan strip is home to ethnic groups sharing a close cultural, linguistic, and religious affinity to Tibet; the mid-­hill region is dominated by Hindu, Nepali...
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positions: asia critique (1 February 1995) 3 (1): 97–118.
Published: 01 February 1995
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positions: asia critique (1 February 2015) 23 (1): 131–144.
Published: 01 February 2015
... of Harmony” against “foreigners” who criticized Beijing’s crackdown in Tibet. Rather than examine why Tibetans might protest Beijing’s rule, the dominant discourse among Han Chinese around the world narrated the “bias” of Westerners who had...
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positions: asia critique (1 May 1994) 2 (2): 274–293.
Published: 01 May 1994
... refers to the enlarged national entity that adds to this base the peripheral, outer, or more recently settled (by Han peoples) regions to the north and west-for example, Mongolia, Tibet, Xinjiang, and in some readings Manchuria (increasingly...