Volume 73, Number 2, December 2013

Table of Contents

Articles

The Junghar Mongol Legacy and the Language of Loyalty in Qing Xinjiang

pp. 231-258
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Legacy of Success: Office Purchase and State-Elite Relations in Qing China

pp. 259-297
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Inscribing and Ascribing Merit: Buddhist Vows and the Hōryūji Shaka Triad

pp. 299-337
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Reviews

Critics and Commentators: The Book of Poems as Classic and Literature by Bruce Rusk (review)

pp. 339-348
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Two-Timing Modernity: Homosocial Narrative in Modern Japanese Fiction by J. Keith Vincent (review)

pp. 348-353
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An Anatomy of Chinese: Rhythm, Metaphor, Politics by Perry Link (review)

pp. 354-360
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“Dividing the Realm in Order to Govern”: The Spatial Organization of the Song State (960–1276 CE) by Ruth Mostern (review)

pp. 361-377
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Sanctity and Self-inflicted Violence in Chinese Religions, 1500–1700 by Jimmy Yu (review)

pp. 378-382
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Grounds of Judgment: Extraterritoriality and Imperial Power in Nineteenth-Century China and Japan by Pär Kristoffer Cassel (review)

pp. 382-392
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Picturing the True Form: Daoist Visual Culture in Traditional China by Shih–Shan Susan Huang (review)

pp. 392-395
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A History of Japanese Political Thought, 1600–1901 by Watanabe Hiroshi (review)

pp. 396-403
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In a Sea of Bitterness: Refugees during the Sino-Japanese War by R. Keith Schoppa (review)

pp. 403-408
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After Empire: The Conceptual Transformation of the Chinese State, 1885–1924 by Peter Zarrow (review)

pp. 408-413
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Opera and the City: The Politics of Culture in Beijing, 1770–1900 by Andrea S. Goldman (review)

pp. 414-422
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Sui-Tang China and Its Turko-Mongol Neighbors: Culture, Power, and Connections, 580–800 by Jonathan Karam Skaff (review)

pp. 423-429
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The Pursuit of Harmony: Poetry and Power in Early Heian Japan by Gustav Heldt (review)

pp. 429-439
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