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Beyond Exemplar Tales

by Joan Judge and Ying Hu University of California Press
Pub Date:
08/2011
ISBN:
9780520289734
Format:
Pbk 446 pages

This volume develops new strategies for reading, contextualizing, and interpreting the long Chinese tradition of women’s...

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Idle Talk

by Jack Chen and David Schaberg University of California Press
Pub Date:
07/2013
ISBN:
9780520289772
Format:
Pbk 258 pages

Gossip and anecdote may be “idle talk,” but they also serve to knit together individuals in society and to provide...

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Treacherous Translation

by Serk-Bae Suh University of California Press
Pub Date:
08/2013
ISBN:
9780520289857
Format:
Pbk 252 pages

This book examines the role of translation—the rendering of texts and ideas from one language to another, as both act and...

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Gathering of Intentions: A History of a Tibetan Tantra

by Jacob Dalton Columbia University Press
Pub Date:
01/2016
ISBN:
9780231176002
Format:
Hbk 272 pages

This unique study reads a single Tibetan Buddhist ritual system through the movements of Tibetan history, revealing the social...

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Burying Autumn: Poetry, Friendship, and Loss

by Ying Hu Harvard University Asia Center
Pub Date:
04/2016
ISBN:
9780674737204
Format:
Hbk 400 pages

“Autumn wind, autumn rain, fill my heart with sorrow”—these were the last words of Qiu Jin (1875–1907), written before she was...

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Early Hong Kong Travel 1880-1939: The Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels Limited, Benjamin W. Yim and Louis Vuitton Collections

by Benjamin W Yim and Joan YH Ho Hong Kong University Press
Pub Date:
10/2012
ISBN:
9789881902153
Format:
Hbk 360 pages

This book is an exhibition catalogue published by The University Museum and Art Gallery of The University of Hong Kong. It includes...

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Ancient State of Puyo in Northeast Asia: Archaeology and Historical Memory

by Mark Byington Harvard University Asia Center
Pub Date:
06/2016
ISBN:
9780674737198
Format:
Hbk 414 pages

Mark E. Byington explores the formation, history, and legacy of the ancient state of Puyo, which existed in central Manchuria...

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Idea of Ancient India: Essays on Religion, Politics, and Archaeology

by Upinder Singh SAGE Publications Pvt. Ltd
Pub Date:
02/2016
ISBN:
9789351506461
Format:
Hbk 484 pages

This book engages with some of the most important issues, debates, and methodologies in the writings of ancient Indian history....

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Aftermath of Revolt: India 1857-1970

by Thomas Metcalf Princeton University Press
Pub Date:
11/2015
ISBN:
9780691624686
Format:
Pb+ 368 pages

The Mutiny of 1857 left a deep mark on Indian society and on the nature of British rule. Thomas Metcalf analyzes the influence...

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China After Mao

by A Barnett Princeton University Press
Pub Date:
11/2015
ISBN:
9780691623467
Format:
Pb+ 298 pages

One of America's leading authorities on China outlines and assesses the implications of the inevitable passing of Mao Tse-tung...

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Colonial Development and Population in Taiwan

by George Barclay Princeton University Press
Pub Date:
11/2015
ISBN:
9780691623948
Format:
Pb+ 294 pages

An unusual view of an agrarian region in the process of development by a colonial power. Taiwan (or Formosa), when it reverted...

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Illusion of Permanence: British Imperialism in India

by Francis Hutchins Princeton University Press
Pub Date:
11/2015
ISBN:
9780691623108
Format:
Pb+ 236 pages

By combining the techniques of intellectual history and social psychology Professor Hutchins provides a new perspective for an...

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Indian Nationalism and Hindu Social Reform

by Charles Heimsath Princeton University Press
Pub Date:
11/2015
ISBN:
9780691624938
Format:
Pb+ 394 pages

Mr. Heimsath presents here an intellectual history of the social reform movement among Hindus in India in the century between...

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Party Politics in India

by Myron Weiner Princeton University Press
Pub Date:
11/2015
ISBN:
9780691626673
Format:
Pb+ 334 pages

A major study of India's developing party system. The author, who spent 18 months in India, employs a series of party case studies...

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Rise of the Chinese Militray Power

by Ralph Powell Princeton University Press
Pub Date:
11/2015
ISBN:
9780691627014
Format:
Pb+ 394 pages

A study of the growth of semi-personal Chinese armies and the rise of militarists to a position that permitted them to seize power...

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