Journal of Asian Studies

(The TQCC 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 2020-06-01 to 2024-06-01.)
The Media Spectacle of a Techno-City: COVID-19 and the South Korean Experience of the State of Emergency38
Overlapping Histories, Co-produced Concepts: Imperialism in Chinese Eyes19
A History of Pigs in China: From Curious Omnivores to Industrial Pork16
Pandemic India: Coronavirus and the Uses of History13
“Responding to an Epidemic Requires a Compassionate State”: How Has the Indian State Been Doing in the Time of COVID-19?13
“Surplus Woman”: Female Sexuality and the Concept of Endogamy13
Reading Gender Trouble in Southeast Asia12
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 Platformization of Culture: Webtoon Platforms and Media Ecology in Korea and Beyond8
Tangled Lands: Burma and India's Unfinished Separation, 1937–19486
China–India Studies: Emergence, Development, and State of the Field6
Olympic Recoveries5
“Where Is Bhutan?” The Production of Bhutan's Asymmetrical Inbetweenness in Geopolitics5
Segregation as Efficiency? Group-Specific Institutions in North India4
Viral Reflections: Placing China in Global Health Histories4
Defining Manhood: Monastic Masculinity and Effeminacy in Contemporary Thai Buddhism4
Governing Nonconformity: Gender Presentation, Public Space, and the City in New Order Indonesia4
The Civil Governance of Death: The Making of Chinese Political Subjects at the End of Life4
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
Presidential Address: The Art of Convergent Comparison–Case Studies from China and India3
Leveraging Liminality: The Border Town of Bao'an (Shenzhen) and the Origins of China's Reform and Opening3
Constructing the Legitimacy of Governance in Hong Kong: “Prosperity and Stability” Meets “Democracy and Freedom”3
Vernacular Capitalism and Intellectual History in a Gujarati Account of China, 1860–683
The Chengda Teachers School and Modern China's Frontier Politics: Ethnicity and Religion in the Implementation of Republican Law, 1925–492
Echolocating the Social: Silence, Voice, and Affect in China's Hundred Flowers and Anti-Rightist Campaigns, 1956–582
Lady Qu's Inscriptions: Literacy and Sovereignty in a Native Domain, Southwest China2
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).2
A Hindu Champion of Pan-Islamism: Lajpat Rai and the Khilafat Movement2
Political Ecology: Nature and Society against the Grain2
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
Indianization, the Officer Corps, and the Indian Army. By Chander S. Sundaram. Lanham, Md.: Lexington Books, 2019. 284 pp. ISBN: 9781498579513 (cloth).1
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
Eurasian Crossroads: A History of Xinjiang, Revised and Updated Edition By James A. Millward. New York: Columbia University Press, 2021. ISBN: 9780231204545 (cloth).1
Invisible China: How the Urban-Rural Divide Threatens China's Rise1
Editorial Foreword1
Murakami Haruki's Postmemory of the Asia-Pacific War1
Inscribing Grievances, Litigation, and Local Community in Eighteenth-Century Korea1
Migration, Identity, and Colonial Fantasies in a Fifth-Century Story Collection1
Technophany and Its Publics: Artisans, Technicians, and the Rise of Vishwakarma Worship in India1
Political Science: Seeing Like a Subversive Social Scientist1
The Chinese Latin Alphabet: A Revolutionary Script in the Global Information Age1
Global Asias: Method, Architecture, Praxis1
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
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. I1
Protesting Precarity: South Korean Workers and the Labor of Refusal1
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).1
The Erotic Family: Structures and Narratives of Milk Kinship in Premodern Japanese Tales1
Ziran: The Philosophy of Spontaneous Self-Causation1
From Unitary Plurality to Plural Unity1
Mobility and Displacement: Nomadism, Identity and Postcolonial Narratives in Mongolia. By Orhon Myadar. New York: Routledge, 2021. xii, 119 pp. ISBN: 9780367361662 (cloth).1
Corvée Capitalism: The Dutch East India Company, Colonial Expansion, and Labor Regimes in Early Modern Asia1
American Evangelists and Tuberculosis in Modern Japan. By Elisheva A. Perelman. Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 2019. 252 pp. ISBN: 9789888528141 (cloth).1
Sinophone Classicism: Chineseness as Temporal and Mnemonic Experience in the Digital Era1
Knowledge and Context in Tibetan Medicine. Edited by William A. McGrath. Leiden: Brill, 2019. xx, 372 pp. ISBN: 9789004404441 (cloth).1
Introduction to a Forum on Migration in Early Medieval 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
Standardization, Bureaucratization, and Convergence: The Transformation of Governance of Religion in Urbanizing China1
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).1
An Old Right in New Bottles: State without Nation in South Korean New Right Historiography1
Afterword: Lives Interrupted, Trends Continued?1
Long Live Chairman Mao! Death, Resurrection, and the (Un)Making of a Revolutionary Relic1
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
Protecting the Musulman Children1
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
Lore and Verse: Poems on History in Early Medieval China0
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
Craft Culture in Early Modern Japan: Materials, Makers, and Mastery0
The White Lotus War: Rebellion & Suppression in Late Imperial China. By Dai Yingcong. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2019. ISBN: 9780295745459 (cloth).0
The State, Local Sociocultural Landscape, and Global Neoliberal Ideology in Vietnam0
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
The Dutch Overseas Empire, 1600–1800. By Pieter C. Emmer and Jos J. L. Gommans. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2021. xiii, 465 pp. ISBN: 9781108428378 (paper).0
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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
Holy Science: The Biopolitics of Hindu Nationalism. By Banu Subramaniam. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2019. 312 pp. ISBN: 9780295745589 (cloth).0
Asia in a Fragile World0
Familial Properties: Gender, State and Society in Early Modern Vietnam, 1463–1778. By Nhung Tuyet Tran. Honolulu: University of Hawai‘i Press, 2019. 280 pp. ISBN: 9780824874827 (cloth).0
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Useful Bullshit: Constitutions in Chinese Politics and Society0
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
Market Maoists: The Communist Origins of China's Capitalist Ascent0
Guo Pu Crosses the River: Migration Anecdotes inJinshuBiographical Narratives0
Till Kingdom Come: Medieval Hinduism in the Modern Himalaya0
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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
In Asian Waters: Oceanic Worlds from Yemen to Yokohama0
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
Becoming Guanyin: Artistic Devotion of Buddhist Women in Late Imperial China. By Yuhang Li. New York: Columbia University Press, 2019. 299 pp. ISBN: 9780231190121 (cloth).0
Modern Erasures: Revolution, the Civilizing Mission, and the Shaping of China's Past0
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
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
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
Deep Imperial Time in Sinophone Poetics of History0
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
The Peculiar Afterlife of Slavery: The Chinese Worker and the Minstrel Form. By Caroline H. Yang. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press 2020. xiii, 280 pp. ISBN: 9781503612051 (paper).0
The Dragon Roars Back: Transformational Leaders and Dynamics of Chinese Foreign Policy0
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
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
Photo Poetics: Chinese Lyricism and Media Culture By Shengqing Wu. New York: Columbia University Press, 2020. 384 pp. ISBN: 9780231192217 (paper).0
Prisoners of Shangri-la: Tibetan Buddhism and the West, Twentieth Anniversary Edition, with a new preface. By Donald S. Lopez Jr. Chicago: Chicago University Press, 2018. 283 pp. ISBN: 9780226485485 (0
Pride, Not Prejudice: National Identity as a Pacifying Force in East Asia0
American Evangelists and Tuberculosis in Modern Japan. By ELISHEVA A. PERELMAN. Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 2019. 252 pp. ISBN: 9789888528141 (cloth). – ERRATUM0
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
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
The Power of Place: Contentious Politics in Twentieth-Century Shanghai and Bombay. By Mark W. Frazier. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2019. 296 pp. ISBN: 9781108722193 (paper).0
Zen Conquests: Buddhist Transformations in Contemporary Vietnam0
The Chinese Revolution on the Tibetan Frontier. By Benno Weiner. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 2020. xx, 283 pp. ISBN: 9781501749391 (cloth).0
Contesting Market Democracy: Possibilities and Contradictions of the Candlelight Protests0
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
The Romance of a Literatus and His Concubine in Seventeenth-Century China. Translated and annotated by Jun Fang and Lifang He. Hong Kong: Proverse Hong Kong, 2019. 224 pp. ISBN: 9789888491629 (paper).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
The December 12th Student Movement: Uyghur Student Protest in Reform-Era China0
Poetic Transformations: Eighteenth-Century Cultural Projects in the Mekong Plains. By Claudine Ang. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Asia Center, 2019. 308 pp. ISBN: 9780674237230 (cloth).0
Accidental Holy Land: The Communist Revolution in Northwest China0
Partisan Aesthetics: Modern Art and India's Long Decolonization By Sanjukta Sunderason. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press, 2020. ISBN: 9781503611948 (cloth).0
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
Global East Asia: Into the Twenty-First Century0
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
Hong Kong Takes Flight: Commercial Aviation and the Making of a Global Hub, 1930s–19980
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
Editorial Foreword0
Learning to Rule: Court Education and the Remaking of the Qing State, 1861–19120
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
Shaping Urban Futures in Mongolia: Ulaanbaatar, Dynamic Ownership, and Economic Flux0
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
East Asian Cartographic Print Culture: The Late Ming Publishing Boom and Its Trans-Regional Connections0
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
Playing Jazz in Socialist Vietnam: Quyền Văn Minh and Jazz in Hà Nội0
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
Dreadful Desires: The Use of Love in Neoliberal China0
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
Kingpins at Court0
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
Shaken Authority: China's Communist Party and the 2008 Sichuan Earthquake. By Christian P. Sorace. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 2017. 248 pp. ISBN: 9781501707537 (paper).0
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Adapting: A Chinese Philosophy of Action0
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
The Many Lives of Yang Zhu: A Historical Overview0
Historia cultural de los hispanohablantes en Japón. By Araceli Tinajero. New York: Escribana Books, 2019. 306 pp. ISBN: 9781940075778 (paper).0
Fabricating Transnational Capitalism: A Collaborative Ethnography of Italian-Chinese Global Fashion0
Submerged Hostilities0
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
Seeking Western Men: Email-Order Brides under China's Global Rise0
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
Hegemonic Mimicry: Korean Popular Culture of the Twenty-First Century0
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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
Interconnected Worlds: Global Electronics and Production Networks in East Asia0
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
Soka Gakkai's Human Revolution: The Rise of a Mimetic Nation in Modern Japan. By Levi McLaughlin. Honolulu: University of Hawai‘i Press, 2019. 236 pp. ISBN: 9780824875428 (cloth).0
Americans in China: Encounters with the People's Republic0
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
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
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
The Hijacked War: The Story of Chinese POWs in the Korean War. By David Cheng Chang. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press, 2020. 496 pp. ISBN: 9781503604605 (cloth).0
The Master in Bondage: Factory Workers in China, 1949–20190
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
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
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
The Venture Capital State: The Silicon Valley Model in East Asia. By Robyn Klingler-Vidra. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 2018. xiv, 194 pp. ISBN: 9781501723377 (cloth).0
Diffusion, Polyphony, and Diversity0
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
The Politics of Time: The Sewŏl Ferry Disaster and the Disaster of Democracy0
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
Inside North Korea's Theocracy: The Rise and Sudden Fall of Jang Song-thaek. By Ra Jong-yil. Translated by Jinna Park. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2019. 216 pp. ISBN: 9781438473734 (pa0
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
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
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
Indonesia: History, Heritage, Culture. By Kathleen M. Adams. Ann Arbor, MI: Association for Asian Studies, 2019. 132 pp. ISBN: 9780924304897 (paper).0
Unsettling Exiles: Chinese Migrants in Hong Kong and the Southern Periphery during the Cold War0
Power and Agency: The Discipline-Shifting Work of James C. Scott0
Literature and Nation-Building in Vietnam: The Invisibilization of the Indians By Chi P. Pham. London: Routledge, 2021. 160 pp. ISBN: 9780367188184 (cloth).0
Global Borderlands: Fantasy, Violence and Empire in Subic Bay, Philippines. By Victoria Reyes. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press, 2019. xviii, 288. ISBN: 9781503607996 (cloth).0
Love and Death of King Ananda Mahidol of Thailand0
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
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
Redemption and Regret: Modernizing Korea in the Writings of James Scarth Gale0
Editorial Foreword0
The Early Twentieth Century Resurgence of the Tibetan Buddhist World: Studies in Central Asian Buddhism0
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
Climatic Media: Transpacific Experiments in Atmospheric Control By Yuriko Furuhata. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 2022. x, 246 pp. ISBN: 9781478017806 (paper).0
Mongolian Sound Worlds0
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
Sikh Nationalism: From a Dominant Minority to an Ethno-religious Diaspora0
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
Retrofitting Leninism: Participation without Democracy in China0
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
Ordering the Myriad Things: From Traditional Knowledge to Scientific Botany in China0
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Babaylan Sing Back: Philippine Shamans and Voice, Gender, and Place0
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
Transtopia in the Sinophone Pacific0
Bridging Work and Global Asias: Stars and Sandbars0
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Deities and Divas: Queer Ritual Specialists in Myanmar, Thailand, and Beyond0
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
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
Revolution Goes East: Imperial Japan and Soviet Communism. By Tatiana Linkhoeva. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 2020. x, 283 pp. ISBN: 9781501748080 (cloth).0
Material Acts in Everyday Hindu WorldsGods in the Time of Democracy0
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Healing with Poisons: Potent Medicines in Medieval China By Yan Liu. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2021. 261 pp. ISBN: 9780295748993.0
Negotiating the Christian Past in China: Memory and Missions in Contemporary Xiamen0
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
A Fictional Commons: Natsume Sōseki and the Properties of Modern Literature0
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
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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
Decentering the Human in the Human Epoch0
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
Spies and Scholars: Chinese Secrets and Imperial Russia's Quest for World Power. By Gregory Afinogenov. Cambridge, Mass.: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2020. 367 pp. ISBN: 9780674241855 (0
A Region of Regimes: Prosperity and Plunder in the Asia-Pacific.0
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
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
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
The History of the Indian Ocean World: New Directions in Recent Research - For God or Empire: Sayyid Fadl and the Indian Ocean World. By Wilson Chacko Jacob. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Pres0
The Student Labor Camp Movement, Postcolonial Development, and the Shaping of Citizens-to-Be in Independent India, 1954–650
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
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
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
The Empire of Apostles: Religion, Accommodatio, and the Imagination of Empire in Early Modern Brazil and India. ByAnanya Chakravarti. New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2018. xvi, 30
People, Place, Race, and Nation in Xinjiang, China0
Political Economy: Capturing the Wholeness of Social Relations and Ecological Contexts0
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
Prisoners of the Empire: Inside Japanese POW Camps By Sarah Kovner. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 2020. 328 pp. ISBN: 9780674737617 (cloth).0
Framed by War: Korean Children and Women at the Crossroads of US Empire. By Susie Woo. New York: New York University Press, 2019. 336 pp. ISBN: 9781479880539 (paper).0
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Broadcasting Solidarity across the Pacific: Reimagining theTongp'oinTake Me Homeand the Free Chol Soo Lee Movement0
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
Magazines and the Making of Mass Culture in Japan. By Amy Bliss Marshall. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2019. xiv, 221 pp. ISBN: 9781487502867 (cloth).0
History Is Not Destiny: Colonial Compensation Litigation and South Korea–Japan Relations0
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
Quantifying Quality: A Computational Approach to Literary Value in North Korea0
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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
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The Taiji Government and the Rise of the Warrior State: The Formation of the Qing Imperial Constitution0
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
Return Engagements: Contemporary Art's Traumas of Modernity and History in Sài Gòn and Phnom Penh0
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
Many Worlds under One Heaven: Material Culture, Identity, and Power in the Northern Frontiers of the Western Zhou, 1045–771 BCE0