Journal of Asian Studies

(The median citation count of Journal of Asian Studies is 0. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-02-01 to 2024-02-01.)
Overlapping Histories, Co-produced Concepts: Imperialism in Chinese Eyes17
A History of Pigs in China: From Curious Omnivores to Industrial Pork16
The Media Spectacle of a Techno-City: COVID-19 and the South Korean Experience of the State of Emergency13
Pandemic India: Coronavirus and the Uses of History12
“Responding to an Epidemic Requires a Compassionate State”: How Has the Indian State Been Doing in the Time of COVID-19?12
“Surplus Woman”: Female Sexuality and the Concept of Endogamy11
Reading Gender Trouble in Southeast Asia11
Trapped in Text11
Gender Trouble in South Asia10
Gender Trouble's Afterlife in Chinese Studies9
Reflections on Gender Trouble Thirty Years Later: Reply to Hershatter, Loos, and Patel9
The HanImaginaireof Writing as Weaving: Intertextuality and theHuainanzi's Self-Fashioning as an Embodiment of the Way7
The Platformization of Culture: Webtoon Platforms and Media Ecology in Korea and Beyond6
China–India Studies: Emergence, Development, and State of the Field6
“Where Is Bhutan?” The Production of Bhutan's Asymmetrical Inbetweenness in Geopolitics5
The Civil Governance of Death: The Making of Chinese Political Subjects at the End of Life4
Olympic Recoveries4
Segregation as Efficiency? Group-Specific Institutions in North India4
Beauty in the Age of Empire: Japan, Egypt and the Global History of Aesthetic Education. By Raja Adal. New York: Columbia University Press, 2019. xvii, 268 pp. ISBN: 9780231191166 (cloth).3
Vernacular Capitalism and Intellectual History in a Gujarati Account of China, 1860–683
Tangled Lands: Burma and India's Unfinished Separation, 1937–19483
Leveraging Liminality: The Border Town of Bao'an (Shenzhen) and the Origins of China's Reform and Opening3
Viral Reflections: Placing China in Global Health Histories3
Constructing the Legitimacy of Governance in Hong Kong: “Prosperity and Stability” Meets “Democracy and Freedom”3
Defining Manhood: Monastic Masculinity and Effeminacy in Contemporary Thai Buddhism3
Presidential Address: The Art of Convergent Comparison–Case Studies from China and India3
The Chengda Teachers School and Modern China's Frontier Politics: Ethnicity and Religion in the Implementation of Republican Law, 1925–492
Political Ecology: Nature and Society against the Grain2
Governing Nonconformity: Gender Presentation, Public Space, and the City in New Order Indonesia2
A Hindu Champion of Pan-Islamism: Lajpat Rai and the Khilafat Movement2
Lady Qu's Inscriptions: Literacy and Sovereignty in a Native Domain, Southwest China2
Biotechnology: The Seed Panopticon Encounters Arts of Resistance2
Releasing Masculinity for a More Just World: Lessons on How to “Be Water” in Hong Kong2
Revisiting Korean Slums in Postwar Japan: Tongne and Hakkyo in the Zainichi Memoryscape2
History, Zomia, Closure2
The Question of Adoption: “Divided” Korea, “Neutral” Sweden, and Cold War Geopolitics, 1964–752
Eurasian Crossroads: A History of Xinjiang, Revised and Updated Edition By James A. Millward. New York: Columbia University Press, 2021. ISBN: 9780231204545 (cloth).1
Youyou fangxiang: Ming-Qing Jiangnan chengshi de xiuxian xiaofei yu kongjian bianqian (Urban Pleasures: Leisure Consumption and Spatial Transformation in Jiangnan Cities during the Ming-Qing Period). 1
A Journey across Many Realms: The Shi Jun Sarcophagus and the Visual Representation of Migration on the Silk Road1
Standardization, Bureaucratization, and Convergence: The Transformation of Governance of Religion in Urbanizing China1
The Politics of Welfare and Governance in India - Clients and Constituents: Political Responsiveness in Patronage Democracies By Jennifer Bussell. New York: Oxford University Press, 2019. 367 pp. ISBN1
Theorizing the Politics of Participation: Confronting the Reality of Rodrigo Duterte - A Duterte Reader: Critical Essays on Rodrigo Duterte's Early Presidency. Edited by Nicole Curato. Ithaca, N.Y.: S1
Ziran: The Philosophy of Spontaneous Self-Causation1
Engaging Asia: Essays on Laos and Beyond in Honour of Martin Stuart-Fox. Edited by Desley Goldston. Copenhagen: Nordic Institute of Asian Studies, 2019. xxiv, 478 pp. ISBN: 9788776942540 (paper).1
Inscribing Grievances, Litigation, and Local Community in Eighteenth-Century Korea1
The Future Is Asian: Commerce, Conflict, and Culture in the 21st Century. By Parag Khanna. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2019. 433 pp. ISBN: 9781501196263 (cloth).1
Echolocating the Social: Silence, Voice, and Affect in China's Hundred Flowers and Anti-Rightist Campaigns, 1956–581
Global Asias: Method, Architecture, Praxis1
Intimate Communities: Wartime Healthcare and the Birth of Modern China, 1937–1945. By Nicole Elizabeth Barnes. Oakland: University of California Press, 2018. xvii, 304 pp. ISBN: 9780520300460 (paper).1
Knowledge and Context in Tibetan Medicine. Edited by William A. McGrath. Leiden: Brill, 2019. xx, 372 pp. ISBN: 9789004404441 (cloth).1
Contemporary Okinawan Studies and Its Borders: Four Perspectives - Okinawa's GI Brides: Their Lives in America. By Etsuko Takushi Crissey. Translated by Steve Rabson. Honolulu: University of Hawai‘i P1
Playing in the Shadows: Fictions of Race and Blackness in Postwar Japanese Literature. By Will Bridges. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2020. 306 pp. ISBN: 978047207442 (cloth).1
Constructing Empire: The Japanese in Changchun, 1905–45. By Bill Sewell. Vancouver: UBC Press, 2019. xv, 295 pp. ISBN: 9780774836524 (cloth).1
Protesting Precarity: South Korean Workers and the Labor of Refusal1
Afterword: Lives Interrupted, Trends Continued?1
From Unitary Plurality to Plural Unity1
Technophany and Its Publics: Artisans, Technicians, and the Rise of Vishwakarma Worship in India1
The Chinese Latin Alphabet: A Revolutionary Script in the Global Information Age1
American Evangelists and Tuberculosis in Modern Japan. By Elisheva A. Perelman. Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 2019. 252 pp. ISBN: 9789888528141 (cloth).1
Corvée Capitalism: The Dutch East India Company, Colonial Expansion, and Labor Regimes in Early Modern Asia1
In the Southern Half of Our Republic: Cross-Border Writing and Performance in 1960s North Korea1
Dying for an iPhone: Apple, Foxconn, and the Lives of China's Workers. By Jenny Chan, Mark Selden, and Pun Ngai. Chicago: Haymarket Books, 2020. 300 pp. ISBN: 9781642591248 (paper).1
Introduction to a Forum on Migration in Early Medieval China1
Editorial Foreword1
An Old Right in New Bottles: State without Nation in South Korean New Right Historiography1
Migration, Identity, and Colonial Fantasies in a Fifth-Century Story Collection1
Privileged Minorities: Syrian Christianity, Gender, and Minority Rights in Postcolonial India. By Sonja Thomas. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2018. 210 pp. ISBN: 9780295743844 (paper).1
Mobility and Displacement: Nomadism, Identity and Postcolonial Narratives in Mongolia. By Orhon Myadar. New York: Routledge, 2021. xii, 119 pp. ISBN: 9780367361662 (cloth).1
Political Science: Seeing Like a Subversive Social Scientist1
Indianization, the Officer Corps, and the Indian Army. By Chander S. Sundaram. Lanham, Md.: Lexington Books, 2019. 284 pp. ISBN: 9781498579513 (cloth).1
Remaking the Chinese Empire: Manchu-Korean Relations, 1616–1911. By Yuanchong Wang. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 2018. xvi, 285 pp. ISBN 9781501730504 (cloth).0
Market Maoists: The Communist Origins of China's Capitalist Ascent0
Defining Girlhood in India: A Transnational History of Sexual Maturity Laws. By Ashwini Tambe. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2019. xii, 202 pp. ISBN: 9780252042720 (cloth).0
Vernacular Industrialism in China: Local Innovation and Translated Technologies in the Making of a Cosmetics Empire, 1900–1940. By Eugenia Lean. New York: Columbia University Press, 2020. 416 pp. ISBN0
Urban Horror: Neoliberal Post-Socialism and the Limits of Visibility. By Erin Y. Huang. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 2020. 288 pp. ISBN: 9781478008095 (paper).0
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The Shaman's Wages: Tradition in Ritual on Cheju Island. By Kyoim Yun. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2019. xi, 240 pp. ISBN: 9780295745978 (paper).0
Seeking Western Men: Email-Order Brides under China's Global Rise0
Beyond Regimes: China and India Compared. Edited by Prasenjit Duara and Elizabeth J. Perry. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Asia Center, 2018. xvii, 341 pp. ISBN: 9780674987104 (paper).0
Revolutionary Nativism: Fascism and Culture in China, 1925–1937. By Maggie Clinton. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 2017. xi, 280 pp. ISBN: 9780822363774 (paper).0
The Early Modern Travels of Manchu: A Script and Its Study in East Asia and Europe By Mårten Söderblom Saarela. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2020. x, 301 pp. ISBN: 9780812252071 (cl0
Dreadful Desires: The Use of Love in Neoliberal China0
Negotiating the Christian Past in China: Memory and Missions in Contemporary Xiamen0
Warrior Saints of the Silk Road: Legends of the Qarakhanids. By Jeff Eden. Leiden: Brill, 2019. ix, 272 pp. ISBN: 9789004384262 (cloth).0
The Korean Buddhist Empire: A Transnational History, 1910–1945. By Hwansoo Ilmee Kim. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Asia Center, 2018. 358 pp. ISBN: 9780674987197 (cloth).0
Print and the Urdu Public: Muslims, Newspapers, and Urban Life in Colonial India By Megan Eaton Robb. New York: Oxford University Press, 2021. 246 pp. ISBN: 9780190089375 (cloth).0
Adapting: A Chinese Philosophy of Action0
Overseas Travels, Transnational Circulations, and Ritual Cultures in Buddhist Asia - Theravada Traditions: Buddhist Ritual Cultures in Contemporary Southeast Asia and Sri Lanka. By John Clifford Holt.0
Quantifying Quality: A Computational Approach to Literary Value in North Korea0
Outsourcing Empire: How Company-States Made the Modern World. By Andrew Phillips and J. C. Sharman. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 2020. 256 pp. ISBN: 9780691203515 (cloth).0
The Politics of Time: The Sewŏl Ferry Disaster and the Disaster of Democracy0
La chair des stèles: Enquête sur les donateurs et les Épigones du Bouddha et des divinités, au Vietnam, des origins à la fin du XVIIe siècle0
Asian Place, Filipino Nation: A Global Intellectual History of the Philippine Revolution, 1887–1912. By Nicole CuUnjieng Aboitiz. New York: Columbia University Press, 2020. vii, 256 pp. ISBN: 978023110
Contesting Market Democracy: Possibilities and Contradictions of the Candlelight Protests0
Hong Kong Takes Flight: Commercial Aviation and the Making of a Global Hub, 1930s–19980
Guns, Guerillas, and the Great Leader: North Korea and the Third World By Benjamin R. Young. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press, 2021. x, 232 pp. ISBN: 9781503627635 (paper).0
The Awakening of Modern Japanese Fiction: Path Literature and an Interpretation of Buddhism By Michihiro Ama. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2021. 342 pp. ISBN: 9781438481418 (cloth).0
From a Trickle to a Torrent: Education, Migration, and Social Change in a Himalayan Valley of Nepal. By Geoff Childs and Namgyal Choedup. Oakland: University of California Press, 2019. xv, 230 pp. ISB0
Anthropogenic Rivers: The Production of Uncertainty in Lao Hydropower. By Jerome Whitington. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 2018. xvi, 266 pp. ISBN: 9781501730900 (cloth).0
Shaping Urban Futures in Mongolia: Ulaanbaatar, Dynamic Ownership, and Economic Flux0
Intimate Disconnections: Divorce and the Romance of Independence in Contemporary Japan. By Allison Alexy. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2020. xii, 248 pp. ISBN: 9780226699653 (cloth, also avai0
Unruly Figures: Queerness, Sex Work, and the Politics of Sexuality in Kerala. By Navaneetha Mokkil. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2019. 288 pp. ISBN: 9780295745572 (cloth).0
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Power and Agency: The Discipline-Shifting Work of James C. Scott0
Global East Asia: Into the Twenty-First Century0
Bombay before Mumbai: Essays in Honour of Jim Masselos. Edited by Prashant Kidambi, Manjiri Kamat, and Rachel Dwyer. New York: Oxford University Press, 2019. xxiv, 428pp. ISBN: 9780190061708 (cloth).0
Political Legacies, Social Movements, and the Tribulations of India's Democracy - Messengers of Hindu Nationalism: How the RSS Reshaped India. By Walter Andersen and Shridhar D. Damle. London: C. Hurs0
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Postcolonial Grief: The Afterlives of the Pacific Wars in the Americas. By Jinah Kim. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 2019. ix, 185 pp. ISBN: 9781478002932 (cloth).0
Miracles and Material Life: Rice, Ore, Traps and Guns in Islamic Malaya By Teren Sevea. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020. xxviii, 262 pp. ISBN: 9781108477185 (cloth).0
Political Economy: Capturing the Wholeness of Social Relations and Ecological Contexts0
Material Acts in Everyday Hindu WorldsGods in the Time of Democracy0
Merchants, Maidens, and Mohammedans: A History of Muslim Stereotypes in Sinhala Literature of Sri Lanka0
Learning to Rule: Court Education and the Remaking of the Qing State, 1861–19120
Disaggregating Colonialism: Recent Trends in Philippine Muslim Studies - Civilizational Imperatives: Americans, Moros, and the Colonial World. By Oliver Charbonneau. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University P0
A Fictional Commons: Natsume Sōseki and the Properties of Modern Literature0
Global Entanglements of a Man Who Never Traveled: A Seventeenth-Century Chinese Christian and His Conflicted Worlds. By Dominic Sachsenmaier. New York: Columbia University Press, 2018. xii, 280 pp. IS0
Jesus Loves Japan: Return Migration and Global Pentecostalism in a Brazilian Diaspora. By Suma Ikeuchi. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press, 2019. xvii, 235 pp. ISBN: 9781503607965 (cloth).0
Playing Jazz in Socialist Vietnam: Quyền Văn Minh and Jazz in Hà Nội0
Korea and the Fall of the Mongol Empire: Alliance, Upheaval, and the Rise of a New East Asian Order By David M. Robinson. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2022. xvii, 327 pp. ISBN: 97810090989600
Subversive Seas: Anticolonial Networks across the Twentieth-Century Dutch Empire. By Kris Alexanderson. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2019. ix, 300 pp. ISBN: 9781108472029 (cloth).0
A Region of Regimes: Prosperity and Plunder in the Asia-Pacific.0
The Anti-Social Contract: Injurious Talk and Dangerous Exchanges in Northern Mongolia. By Lars Højer. New York: Berghahn, 2019. xii, 202 pp. 9781785332463 (cloth).0
Dr. David Murray: Superintendent of Education in the Empire of Japan, 1873–1879. By Benjamin Duke. New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press, 2019. vi, 385 pp. ISBN: 9780813594972 (cloth).0
East Asian Cartographic Print Culture: The Late Ming Publishing Boom and Its Trans-Regional Connections0
Literature and Nation-Building in Vietnam: The Invisibilization of the Indians By Chi P. Pham. London: Routledge, 2021. 160 pp. ISBN: 9780367188184 (cloth).0
Decolonisation and the Pacific: Indigenous Globalisation and the Ends of Empire. By Tracey Banivanua-Mar. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2016. xii, 265 pp. ISBN: 9781107037595 (cloth).0
Deep Imperial Time in Sinophone Poetics of History0
The Power of Print in Modern China: Intellectuals and Industrial Publishing from the End of Empire to Maoist State Socialism. By Robert Culp. New York: Columbia University Press, 2019. 371 pp. ISBN: 90
The Doctor and Mrs. A.: Ethics and Counter-Ethics in an Indian Dream Analysis. By Sarah Pinto. New York: Fordham University Press, 2020. xi, 242 pp. ISBN: 9780823286669 (paper).0
Healing with Poisons: Potent Medicines in Medieval China By Yan Liu. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2021. 261 pp. ISBN: 9780295748993.0
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A Bowl for a Coin: A Commodity History of Japanese Tea. By William Wayne Farris. Honolulu: University of Hawai‘i Press, 2019. 242 pp. ISBN: 9780824876609 (cloth).0
Interconnected Worlds: Global Electronics and Production Networks in East Asia0
Language, Media and Globalization in the Periphery. The Linguascapes of Popular Music in Mongolia. By Sender Dovchin. New York: Routledge, 2018. 161 pp. ISBN: 9781138051676 (cloth).0
The Great Successor: The Divinely Perfect Destiny of Brilliant Comrade Kim Jong Un. By Anna Fifield. New York: PublicAffairs, 2019. 336 pp. ISBN: 9781541742482 (cloth).0
Coed Revolution: The Female Student in the Japanese New Left. By Chelsea Szendi Schieder. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 2021. xi, 212 pp. ISBN: 9781478012979 (cloth, also available as paper).0
Sikh Nationalism: From a Dominant Minority to an Ethno-religious Diaspora0
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Model Machines: A History of the Asian as Automaton0
The Art of Persistence: Akamatsu Toshiko and the Visual Cultures of Transwar Japan. By Charlotte Eubanks. Honolulu: University of Hawai‘i Press, 2019. 344 pp. ISBN: 9780824878283 (cloth).0
America's Vietnam: The Longue Durée of U.S. Literature and Empire. By Marguerite Nguyen. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2018. 235 pp. ISBN: 9781439916124 (cloth).0
Remembering Asia's World War Two. Edited by Mark R. Frost, Daniel Schumacher, and Edward Vickers. New York: Routledge, 2019. xix, 288 pp. ISBN: 9780367111328 (cloth).0
Babaylan Sing Back: Philippine Shamans and Voice, Gender, and Place0
Kingpins at Court0
Gentlemanly Terrorists: Political Violence and the Colonial State in India, 1919–1947. By Durba Ghosh. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. xv, 275 pp. ISBN: 9781316637388 (paper).0
Strait Rituals: China, Taiwan, and the United States in the Taiwan Strait Crises, 1954–1958. By Pang Yang Huei. Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 2019. xviii, 317 pp. ISBN: 9789888208302 (cloth).0
On the Margins of Urban South Korea: Core Location as Method and Praxis Edited by Jesook Song and Laam Hae. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2019. xi, 195 pp. ISBN: 9781487503352 (cloth).0
Deities and Divas: Queer Ritual Specialists in Myanmar, Thailand, and Beyond0
Currencies of Imagination: Channeling Money and Chasing Mobility in Vietnam. By Ivan V. Small. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 2019. xiv, 200 pp. ISBN: 9781501716874 (cloth).0
Love and Death of King Ananda Mahidol of Thailand0
From Hierarchy to Ethnicity: The Politics of Caste in Twentieth-Century India. By Alexander Lee. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020. xiv, 272 pp. ISBN: 9781108489904 (cloth).0
The Values in Numbers: Reading Japanese Literature in a Global Information Age By Hoyt Long. New York: Columbia University Press, 2021. 376 pp. ISBN: 9780231193511 (paper).0
Useful Bullshit: Constitutions in Chinese Politics and Society0
Intellectual Property Rights in China. By Zhenqing Zhang. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2019. 312. pp. ISBN: 9780812251067 (cloth, also available as e-book).0
From Migrant to Worker: Global Unions and Temporary Labor Migration in Asia. By Michele Ford. Ithaca, N.Y.: ILR Press, an imprint of Cornell University Press, 2019. xii, 195 pp. ISBN: 9781501735141 (c0
The Early Twentieth Century Resurgence of the Tibetan Buddhist World: Studies in Central Asian Buddhism0
Animals through Chinese History: Earliest Times to 1911 Edited by Roel Sterckx, Martina Siebert, and Dagmar Schäfer. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020. 290 pp. ISBN: 9781108446112 (paper).0
Fishers, Monks and Cadres: Navigating State, Religion and the South China Sea in Central Vietnam. By Edyta Roszko. Copenhagen: NIAS Press, 2020. xxii, 260 pp. ISBN: 9788776942861 (cloth).0
Luxury and Rubble: Civility and Dispossession in the New Saigon. By Erik Harms. Oakland: University of California Press, 2016. x, 287 pp. ISBN: 9780520292512 (paper).0
Broadcasting Solidarity across the Pacific: Reimagining theTongp'oinTake Me Homeand the Free Chol Soo Lee Movement0
Murakami Haruki's Postmemory of the Asia-Pacific War0
Pop City: Korean Popular Culture and the Selling of Place By Youjeong Oh. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 2018. xi, 238 pp. ISBN: 9781501730719 (paper).0
Hammer and Anvil: Nomad Rulers at the Forge of the Modern World. By Pamela Kyle Crossley. Lanham, Md.: Rowman & Littlefield, 2019. xxiii, 334 pp. ISBN: 9781442214439 (cloth).0
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Dynamic Divergences: Religion, Identity, and Community in the Nepali Diasporas - Vernacular Religion: Varieties of Religiosity in the Nepali Diaspora. Edited by David N. Gellner and Sondra L. Hausner.0
Redemption and Regret: Modernizing Korea in the Writings of James Scarth Gale0
On Our Own Strength: The Self-Reliant Literary Group and Cosmopolitan Nationalism in Late Colonial Vietnam. By Martina Thucnhi Nguyen. Honolulu: University of Hawai‘i Press, 2021. xiii, 262 pp. ISBN: 0
American Evangelists and Tuberculosis in Modern Japan. By ELISHEVA A. PERELMAN. Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 2019. 252 pp. ISBN: 9789888528141 (cloth). – ERRATUM0
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Rural Perspectives on Asia's Urban-Rural Relations - Mobilizing for Development: The Modernization of Rural East Asia. By Kristen E. Looney. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 2020. xv, 213 pp. I0
The Chinese Revolution on the Tibetan Frontier. By Benno Weiner. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 2020. xx, 283 pp. ISBN: 9781501749391 (cloth).0
Till Kingdom Come: Medieval Hinduism in the Modern Himalaya0
Editorial Foreword0
Mongolian Sound Worlds0
Prisoners of the Empire: Inside Japanese POW Camps By Sarah Kovner. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 2020. 328 pp. ISBN: 9780674737617 (cloth).0
Partisan Aesthetics: Modern Art and India's Long Decolonization By Sanjukta Sunderason. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press, 2020. ISBN: 9781503611948 (cloth).0
Modern Erasures: Revolution, the Civilizing Mission, and the Shaping of China's Past0
Sudden Appearances: The Mongol Turn in Commerce, Belief, and Art. By Roxann Prazniak. Honolulu: University of Hawai‘i Press, 2019. 287 pp. ISBN: 9780824876579 (cloth).0
The Invention of Madness: State, Society, and the Insane in Modern China. By Emily Baum. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2018. 304 pp. ISBN: 9780226580616 (cloth).0
Ordering the Myriad Things: From Traditional Knowledge to Scientific Botany in China0
Empire of Convicts: Indian Penal Labor in Colonial Southeast Asia By Anand A. Yang. Oakland: University of California Press, 2021. 277 pp. ISBN: 978052094561 (paper).0
Ginseng and Borderland: Territorial Boundaries and Political Relations between Qing China and Chosŏn Korea, 1636–1912. By Seonmin Kim. Oakland: University of California Press, 2017. xiii, 226 pp. ISBN0
The State, Local Sociocultural Landscape, and Global Neoliberal Ideology in Vietnam0
Qing Travelers to the Far West: Diplomacy and the Information Order in Late Imperial China. By Jenny Huangfu Day. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018. 275 pp. ISBN: 9781108471329 (cloth).0
The White Lotus War: Rebellion & Suppression in Late Imperial China. By Dai Yingcong. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2019. ISBN: 9780295745459 (cloth).0
Retrofitting Leninism: Participation without Democracy in China0
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Coup, King, Crisis: A Critical Interregnum in Thailand. Edited by Pavin Chachavalpongpun. New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Council on Southeast Asia Studies, 2020. xii, 379 pp. ISBN: 9781732610200 (p0
Asia in a Fragile World0
Dying for an iPhone: Apple, Foxconn, and the Lives of China's Workers. By JENNY CHAN, MARK SELDEN, and PUN NGAI. Chicago: Haymarket Books, 2020. 300 pp. ISBN: 9781642591248 (paper). – ERRATUM0
Holy Science: The Biopolitics of Hindu Nationalism. By Banu Subramaniam. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2019. 312 pp. ISBN: 9780295745589 (cloth).0
Empire and Righteous Nation: 600 Years of China-Korea Relations By Odd Arne Westad. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 2021. ix, 205 pp. ISBN: 9780674238213 (cloth).0
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Transtopia in the Sinophone Pacific0
The Steppe and the Sea: Pearls in the Mongol Empire. By Thomas T. Allsen. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2019. 240 pp. ISBN: 9780812251173 (cloth).0
Mass Vaccination: Citizens’ Bodies and State Power in Modern China. By Mary Augusta Brazelton. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 2019. 258 pp. ISBN: 9781501739989 (cloth).0
Nomadic Pastoralism among the Mongol Herders: Multispecies and Spatial Ethnography in Mongolia and Transbaikalia By Charlotte Marchina. Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, 2021. xx, 178 pp. ISBN: 90
Craft Culture in Early Modern Japan: Materials, Makers, and Mastery0
Japan's Occupation of Java in the Second World War: A Transnational History. By Ethan Mark. London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2018. 368 pp. ISBN: 9781350022201 (cloth).0
Decentering the Human in the Human Epoch0
Song King: Connecting People, Places, and Past in Contemporary China. By Levi S. Gibbs. Honolulu: University of Hawaiʻi Press, 2018. 271 pp. ISBN: 9780824869908 (cloth).0
Japan's Castles: Citadels of Modernity in War and Peace. By Oleg Benesch and Ran Zwigenberg. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2019. xv, 360 pp. ISBN: 9781108481946 (cloth).0
Stalin and Mao: A Comparison of the Russian and Chinese Revolutions. By Lucien Bianco. Hong Kong: Chinese University Press, 2018. xxv, 448 pp. ISBN: 9789882370654 (cloth).0
Submerged Hostilities0
In Asian Waters: Oceanic Worlds from Yemen to Yokohama0
Guo Pu Crosses the River: Migration Anecdotes inJinshuBiographical Narratives0
At Home in the World: Women and Charity in Late Qing and Early Republican China. By Xia Shi. New York: Columbia University Press, 2018. ix, 274 pp. ISBN: 9780231546232 (cloth).0
Securing China's Northwest Frontier: Identity and Insecurity in Xinjiang. By David Tobin. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020. x, 288 pp. ISBN: 9781108488402 (cloth).0
Invisible China: How the Urban-Rural Divide Threatens China's Rise0
Resisting Disappearance: Military Occupation & Women's Activism in Kashmir. By Ather Zia. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2019. xxx, 288 pp. ISBN: 9780295744988 (cloth).0
Voices of Vietnam: A Century of Radio, Red Music, and Revolution0
Musicophilia in Mumbai: Performing Subjects and the Metropolitan Unconscious. By Tejaswini Niranjana. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 2020. 256 pp. ISBN: 9781478008187 (paper).0
The Making of Song Dynasty History: Sources and Narratives, 960–1279 CE By Charles Hartman. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2021. xv, 377 pp. ISBN: 9781108834834 (cloth).0
Climate of Conquest: War, Environment, and Empire in Mughal North India. By Pratyay Nath. New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2019. xli, 325 pp. ISBN: 9780199495559 (cloth). - Water and the Environmen0
The Making of Macau's Fusion Cuisine: From Family Table to World Stage. By Annabel Jackson. Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 2020. xii, 147 pp. ISBN: 9789888528349 (paper).0
Return Engagements: Contemporary Art's Traumas of Modernity and History in Sài Gòn and Phnom Penh0
In the Wake of the Mongols: The Making of a New Social Order in North China, 1200–1600 By Jinping Wang. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Asia Center, 2018. xxii, 336 pp. ISBN: 9780674987159 (cloth0
Crime, Justice and Punishment in Colonial Hong Kong: Central Police Station, Central Magistracy and Victoria Gaol. By May Holdsworth and Christopher Munn. Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 2020. 0
Southeast Asia's Cold War: An Interpretative History. By Ang Cheng Guan. Honolulu: University of Hawai‘i Press, 2018. xii, 306 pp. ISBN: 9780824872571 (cloth).0
Cosmopolitan Dreams: The Making of Modern Urdu Literary Culture in Colonial South Asia. By Jennifer Dubrow. Honolulu: University of Hawai‘i Press, 2018. xv, 178 pp. ISBN: 9780824872700 (cloth).0
Accidental Holy Land: The Communist Revolution in Northwest China0
Photo Poetics: Chinese Lyricism and Media Culture By Shengqing Wu. New York: Columbia University Press, 2020. 384 pp. ISBN: 9780231192217 (paper).0
Dying for Rights: Putting North Korea's Human Rights Abuses on the Record. By Sandra Fahy. New York: Columbia University Press, 2019. 392 pp. ISBN: 9780231176347 (cloth).0
JAS volume 81 issue 2 Cover and Front matter0
The Poetics and Politics of Sensuality in China: The “Fragrant and Bedazzling” Movement (1600–1930). By Xiaorong Li. Amherst, N.Y.: Cambria Press, 2019. 326 pp. ISBN: 9781604979527 (cloth).0
The Great Leap Backward: Forgetting and Representing the Mao Years. By Lingchei Letty Chen. Amherst, N.Y.: Cambria Press, 2020. 304 pp. ISBN: 9781604979923 (cloth).0
Eight Outcasts: Social and Political Marginalization in China under Mao. By Yang Kuisong. Translated by Gregor Benton and Ye Zhen. Oakland: University of California Press, 2020. 285 pp. ISBN: 978052030
Fabricating Transnational Capitalism: A Collaborative Ethnography of Italian-Chinese Global Fashion0
A Secular Need: Islamic Law and State Governance in Contemporary India. By Jeffrey A. Redding. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2020. xvii, 220 pp. ISBN: 9780295747088 (cloth).0
The Taiji Government and the Rise of the Warrior State: The Formation of the Qing Imperial Constitution0
Ban Chiang's Contribution to Prehistory - Ban Chiang, Northeast Thailand, Volume 2A: Background to the Study of the Metal Remains. Edited by Joyce C. White and Elizabeth G. Hamilton. Philadelphia: Uni0
Hegemonic Mimicry: Korean Popular Culture of the Twenty-First Century0
Climatic Media: Transpacific Experiments in Atmospheric Control By Yuriko Furuhata. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 2022. x, 246 pp. ISBN: 9781478017806 (paper).0
The Korean Vernacular Story: Telling Tales of Contemporary Chosŏn in Sinographic Writing. By Si Nae Park. New York: Columbia University Press, 2020. x, 309 pp. ISBN: 9780231195423 (cloth).0
Lore and Verse: Poems on History in Early Medieval China0
Vidroh (Revolution) to Dhanda (Deal/Business): Mumbai of Many Faces, ca. 1896–2016 - Bombay Brokers Edited by Lisa Björkman. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 2021. 472 pp. ISBN: 97810
Christianity and Politics in Tribal India: Baptist Missionaries and Naga Nationalism By G. Kanato Chophy. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2021. 460 pp. ISBN: 9781438485812 (cloth).0
Americans in China: Encounters with the People's Republic0
The Mortal God: Imagining the Sovereign in Colonial India. By Milinda Banerjee. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018. xviii, 435 pp. ISBN: 9781107166561 (cloth).0
Making Money: How Taiwanese Industrialists Embraced the Global Economy. By Gary G. Hamilton and Cheng-shu Kao. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press, 2018. 320 pp. 9781503604278 (paper).0
Many Worlds under One Heaven: Material Culture, Identity, and Power in the Northern Frontiers of the Western Zhou, 1045–771 BCE0
The December 12th Student Movement: Uyghur Student Protest in Reform-Era China0
A Genealogy of Dissent: The Progeny of Fallen Royals in Chosŏn Korea. By Eugene Y. Park. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press, 2018. xiv, 270 pp. ISBN: 9781503602083 (cloth).0
The Many Lives of Yang Zhu: A Historical Overview0
Speaking Out in Vietnam: Public Political Criticism in a Communist Party–Ruled Nation. By Benedict J. Tria Kerkvliet. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 2019. 246 pp. ISBN: 9781501736384 (cloth).0
Beyond the Amur: Frontier Encounters between China and Russia, 1850–1930. By Victor Zatsepine. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 2017. xvii, 212 pp. ISBN: 9780774834094 (cloth).0
History Is Not Destiny: Colonial Compensation Litigation and South Korea–Japan Relations0
JAS volume 80 issue 1 Cover and Front matter0