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  Volume 70, Number 1, June 2010

Table of Contents

From: Harvard Journal of Asiatic Studies

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Buddhist Renunciation and the Female Life Cycle: Understanding Nunhood in Heian and Kamakura Japan

pp. 1-59

A Utopia of Self-Help: Imagining Rural Japan in the Meiji-Era Novels of Ambition

pp. 61-103

Tradition and Individuality in Wang Anshi's Tang bai jia shixuan

pp. 105-145

Empire and the Circulation of Frontier Intelligence: Qing Conceptions of the Ottomans

pp. 147-207


Dry Spells: State Rainmaking and Local Governance in Late Imperial China (review)

pp. 209-220

The Teahouse: Small Business, Everyday Culture, and Public Politics in Chengdu, 1900–1950 (review)

pp. 220-226

The Literature of Leisure and Chinese Modernity (review)

pp. 225-231

The Landscape of Words: Stone Inscriptions from Early and Medieval China (review)

pp. 232-246

Murder Most Modern: Detective Fiction and Japanese Culture, and: Purloined Letters: Cultural Borrowing and Japanese Crime Literature, 1868-1937 (review)

pp. 246-257

Marginality and Subversion in Korea: The Hong Kyŏngnae Rebellion of 1812 (review)

pp. 257-264

A Waka Anthology, Volume One: The Gem-Glistening Cup, and: Volume Two: Grasses of Remembrance (review)

p. 264

Death and Social Order in Tokugawa Japan: Buddhism, Anti-Christianity, and the Danka System (review)

pp. 277-282

The Age of Visions and Arguments: Parliamentarianism and the National Public Sphere in Early Meiji Japan (review)

pp. 282-286

Eminent Nuns: Women Chan Masters of Seventeenth-Century China (review)

pp. 287-294

Excursions in Identity: Travel and the Intersection of Place, Gender, and Status in Edo Japan, and: The Tōkaidō Road: Traveling and Representation in Edo and Meiji Japan (review)

pp. 295-303


Corrigendum to Volume 69

p. 303

Harvard-Yenching Library Bibliographical Series

Harvard-Yenching Library Bibliographical Series

pp. 311-314

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