Studies on Asia

Series IV, Vol. 2, No. 2, October 2012

Sponsored by:
Midwest Conference on Asian Affairs

Editor: Ali Riaz

Associate Editors: Noboru Tomonari and Subho Basu

Book Review Editor: Greg Guelcher

©2010 Midwest Conference on Asian Affairs

Studies On Asia SERIES IV, VOL. 2, NO. 2 October 2012
Hilary A. Disch A New Vision: Chamari, Chamadewi, and Female Sovereignty in Northern Thailand 1
Xin Zou Private Knowledge and Local Community in the Xie Xiao'e Stories 61
Khandaker Nayeemul Islam Prioritizing 'Universal Primary Education' without Post Basic Education in Eradicating Extreme Poverty - A Public Policy Perspective in Bangladesh 81
Chengpang Lee Shadow of the Colonial Power: Kominka and the Failure of the Temple Reorganization 120
Binda Preet Sahni Effects of Emergency Law in India 1915-1931 150
Gregory A. Laurence Women in a Bubble: Three Theoretical Perspectives on Japanese OLs' Experience at Work 191
     
Book Reviews    
Greg P. Guelcher Judith Shapiro. China's Environmental Challenges, Malden, MA: Polity Press, 2012. 205pp. (ISBN 9780745660912) 212
Yue Zhang Zong-Qi Cai, Editor, How to Read Chinese Poetry: A Guided Anthology, New York: Columbia University Press, 2008. 426pp. (ISBN 0231139411) 217
Ryan Wolfson-Ford Soren Ivarrson. Creating Laos: The Making of a Lao Space between Indochina and Siam, 1860-1945, Copenhagen: NIAS, 2008. 238pp. (ISBN 9788776940232) 221
Nilaniana Paul Parna Sengupta. Pedagogy for Religion: Missionary Education and the Self-Fashioning of Hindus and Muslims in Bengal, California: University of California Press, 2011. 22pp. (ISBN 052026813) 226