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positions (2002) 10 (1): 141–172.
Published: 01 February 2002
...Reiko Tomii 2002 by Duke University Press 2002 State v. (Anti-)Art: Model 1,000-Yen Note Incident by Akasegawa Genpei and Company Reiko Tomii All in all, the creative act is not performed by the artist alone; the spectator brings the work in contact...
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positions (2009) 17 (2): 375–410.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Peng Hsiao-yen This article centers on Zhu Tianwen, Zhu Tianxin, and Zhang Dachun, writers who were born and brought up in the “solders' villages” and have cultivated a condition of marginality that allows them to position themselves as nonbelievers—those who question the truth of any totalizing...
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positions (2000) 8 (1): 101–149.
Published: 01 February 2000
...Fred Yen Liang Chiu 2000 by Duke University Press 2000 Suborientalism and the Subimperialist Predicament: Aboriginal Discourse and the Poverty of State-Nation Imagery Fred Yen Liang Chiu 1. The Suboriental/Subimperial/Subcolonial Triad in East Asian Context It has...
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positions (2000) 8 (1): 1–7.
Published: 01 February 2000
...Marshall Johnson; Fred Yen Liang Chiu 2000 by Duke University Press 2000 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Guest Editors’ Introduction This special issue of positions turns on a great...
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positions (2008) 16 (3): 491–505.
Published: 01 August 2008
..., transform human resources into social capital and use the surplus rural labor for changing the conditions of the villages. The James Yen Rural Reconstruction Institute (YIRR), set up in a village in Hebei Province, of which the author is the director, has been an experiment on self-reliant ways...
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positions (1995) 3 (3): 759–789.
Published: 01 August 1995
... Winter 1995 760 Figure 1 The Biffer Tea of General Yen, Columbia Films. Courtesy of the George Eastman House. two years, the result was a series of forty-two volumes.’ The basic conclu...
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positions (1997) 5 (1): 135–171.
Published: 01 February 1997
... Concerning Brothels and Pros- titutes, which determined a prostitution system based on the issuing of licenses, fixed a monthly licensing fee levied at five yen per month for brothels and two yen per month for prostitutes in Tokyo...
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positions (1997) 5 (1): 171–219.
Published: 01 February 1997
... In Seoul alone, as many as five thousand or six thousand such agents did business, selling thirty thousand women yearly for prices from 50 to 1,200 yen.36 The temptation to deceive these women was palpable. Go-betweens could earn...
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positions (2015) 23 (3): 545–564.
Published: 01 August 2015
... cubicle with desk and chair or a slightly roomier one with a Japanese floor seat and lower desk “Would I like the special 11:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. package for just 1,400 yen (about US$15 at that time) or just the standard hourly rate...
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positions (2013) 21 (2): 269–308.
Published: 01 May 2013
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positions (2009) 17 (2): 463–464.
Published: 01 May 2009
... is Charisma and Compassion: Cheng Yen and the Buddhist Tzu Chi Movement (2009). Sylvia Li-chun Lin is associate professor of Chinese and an executive fellow in the College of Arts and Letters at the University of Notre Dame. She...
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positions (2013) 21 (2): 475–488.
Published: 01 May 2013
... in a steel pan above a small ceramic stove. It was as cheap as one hundred yen, much cheaper than oil paint, so poor members of Kyshha turned to it. Yoshimoto: Your husband must have a great understanding of your work, when you...
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positions (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 (2000) 8 (1): 263–264.
Published: 01 February 2000
... Kong. Fred Yen Liang Chiu is an associate professor of sociology at Hong Kong Baptist University and the author of Politics of Post-Modernity: On Social Movements and Their Discourses (1995, in Chinese). positions 8:1 Spring...
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positions (2017) 25 (3): 565–593.
Published: 01 August 2017
... Manda with 10,000 yen bills in his fists. Usury manga reflect Japanese society’s moral confusion over money caused by the personal debt crisis. Trouble began when credit cards and automated...
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positions (2011) 19 (2): 439–462.
Published: 01 May 2011
... and advocacy work. Indeed, Alvin “is with” Cynthia. Willing Prostitutes for the Yen Aside from advocacy to save the victimized women, another view of Japan- ­bound entertainers, perhaps more prevalent in the popular discourse, is that of the women...
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positions (2002) 10 (2): 285–332.
Published: 01 May 2002
.... Basically, in a doctor’s mind, ill people deserved all his attention and respectJapanese doctors were also very kind to Taiwanese patients.”47 Similarly Dr. Yen-ch’ing Lin wrote, “Many professors were an- gry at the limits on Taiwanese applicants...
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positions (1998) 6 (3): 675–705.
Published: 01 August 1998
... of its predominant popu- lation; this is what Yen Ching-hwang identifies as “the influence of tradi- tional Confucian values on the new social relations.”l5 The imposition of British law, as frustrated colonial authorities endlessly...
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positions (2002) 10 (3): 547–573.
Published: 01 August 2002
... of nostalgia in relation to Asian immigrants to Japan. The fictional story follows Chinese immigrants who are lured to Japan by the prospect of securing their future and who settle in the lawless suburb of a Japanese mega-city, Yen Town. The film’s main...
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positions (2013) 21 (1): 161–187.
Published: 01 February 2013
... Vietnam but also to rethink the Americanization of Vietnam War memory. Recently, Yen Le Espiritu observes that “freed and reformed Vietnamese refugees” have been deployed by the US media to “rescue” the United States from her...