Asian Studies

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Sex and Borders

Gender, National Identity and Prostitution Policy in Thailand

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A compelling exploration of the complex relationship between Thai national identity and prostitution and gender.

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Scars of War

The Impact of Warfare on Modern China

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A forceful look at the long-term social and psychological impact of warfare on modern China’s civilian population.

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Sri Lankan Tamil Nationalism

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This book offers a concise history of the Sri Lankan Tamil nation, examining its culture and political evolution.

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Japanese Historians and the National Myths, 1600-1945

The Age of the Gods and Emperor Jinmu

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This is the first comprehensive study of modern Japanese historians and their relationship to nationalism and how they interpreted ancient myths of their origins.

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The Mountain Is Moving

Japanese Women's Lives

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The Mountain Is Moving describes postwar Japanese society and the roles that women are expected to play within it.

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