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The absence of non-western IR theory in Asia reconsidered

Ching-Chang Chen.

in International Relations of the Asia-Pacific

January 2011; p ublished online September 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Relations; East Asian Studies. 7597 words.

This paper critically examines an ongoing debate in International Relations (IR) as to why there is apparently no non-Western IR theory in Asia and what should be done to ‘mitigate’ that...

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Actions, practices and historical structures: the partition of India

Sanjoy Banerjee.

in International Relations of the Asia-Pacific

August 2002; p ublished online August 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Relations; East Asian Studies. 0 words.

This article develops an explanation of how actions emerge in succession. It shows how the actions of a subject, linked by relations of successful precedent, form practices. These practices...

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Actors, Coalitions, and the Making of Foreign Security Policy: US Strategic Trade with the People's Republic of China

Hugo Meijer.

in International Relations of the Asia-Pacific

September 2015; p ublished online February 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Relations; East Asian Studies. 14276 words.

In light of the intertwining logics of military competition and economic interdependence at play in Sino–American relations, this paper examines how the United States has balanced...

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Aesthetics

Cheng Jiang and Zong-Qi Cai.

in Chinese Studies

P ublished online September 2018 .

Article. Subjects: East Asian Studies; Asian History; East Asian Philosophy; East Asian Religions. 5961 words.

Chinese aesthetics is largely a grand reconstructive project. The term “Chinese aesthetics,” usually translated as “study of beauty” 美學, did not exist in pre-20th-century Chinese text. The...

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After dollar?

Masayuki Tadokoro.

in International Relations of the Asia-Pacific

September 2010; p ublished online September 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Relations; East Asian Studies. 9522 words.

The national currency of the United States, the dollar, plays a critical international role. The privileged position of the dollar, which has greatly facilitated America's role in world...

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After Victory. John Ikenberry. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2001, 288 pp

Christopher Coker.

in International Relations of the Asia-Pacific

August 2002; p ublished online August 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Relations; East Asian Studies. 0 words.

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Ancestor Worship

Ori Tavor.

in Chinese Studies

P ublished online February 2019 .

Article. Subjects: East Asian Studies; Asian History; East Asian Philosophy; East Asian Religions. 9847 words.

Ancestor worship refers to rituals designed to commemorate and venerate the spirits of one’s deceased forebears. While it is often associated with the Confucian notion of filial piety,...

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The Ancient Chinese Language

Lukáš Zádrapa.

in Chinese Studies

P ublished online September 2014 .

Article. Subjects: East Asian Studies; Asian History; East Asian Philosophy; East Asian Religions. 23404 words.

This article covers linguistics of Chinese language in the historical period from the earliest records around 1200 bce to Late Han. It should be emphasized at the very beginning that the...

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Ancient Chinese Religion

Mu-chou Poo.

in Chinese Studies

P ublished online April 2013 .

Article. Subjects: East Asian Studies; Asian History; East Asian Philosophy; East Asian Religions. 6905 words.

Religion is a form of activity and mental attitude that helps humans deal with real or imagined extrahuman forces that influence human life. In ancient China from the Neolithic to the...

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Anglo‐American Strategic Relations and the Far East, 1933–1939. Greg Kennedy. London, Frank Cass, 2002, 313 pp., ISBN 0‐7146‐5188‐5

Osamu Ishii.

in International Relations of the Asia-Pacific

August 2003; p ublished online August 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Relations; East Asian Studies. 0 words.

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