Volume 19, Number 1, 2012

Table of Contents

Features

“Visiting Humanists” and Their Interpreters: Ricci (and Ruggieri) in China

pp. 1-8
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Who Was Homer Lea (1876–1912), and Why Should We Care? Myth and History in the “American Century”

pp. 9-23
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Whose Hong Kong? Views and Movements Local and Global

pp. 23-34
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History, Identity, and the State in East Asia

pp. 34-44
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Reviews

Authorship and Cultural Identity in Early Greece and China: Patterns of Literary Circulation by Alexander Beecroft (review)

pp. 45-52
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Constructing China’s Jerusalem: Christians, Power, and Place in Contemporary Wenzhou by Nanlai Cao (review)

pp. 53-56
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Settlement Patterns in the Chifeng Region by the Chifeng International Collaborative Archaeological Research Project (review)

pp. 57-61
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Ming China 1368–1644: A Concise History of a Resilient Empire by John Dardess (review)

pp. 61-64
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Negotiating Urban Space: Urbanization and Late Ming Nanjing by Si-yen Fei (review)

pp. 64-67
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Confucianism by Paul R. Goldin (review)

pp. 67-71
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Stephen Girard’s Trade with China, 1787–1824: The Norms versus the Profits of Trade by Jonathan Goldstein (review)

pp. 71-73
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State and Ethnicity in China’s Southwest by Xiaolin Guo (review)

pp. 73-78
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China’s Policies on Its Borderlands and the International Implications ed. by Yufan Hao and Bill K. P. Chou (review)

pp. 78-84
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Mao’s Invisible Hand: The Political Foundations of Adaptive Governance in China ed. by Sebastian Heilmann and Elizabeth J. Perry (review)

pp. 84-87
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The Great Urban Transformation: Politics of Land and Property in China by You-tien Hsing (review)

pp. 87-91
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People’s Pornography: Sex and Surveillance on the Chinese Internet by Katrien Jacobs, and: Threat Talk: The Comparative Politics of Internet Addiction by Mary Manjikian (review)

pp. 92-96
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The Marshall Mission to China, 1945–1947: The Letters and Diary of Colonel John Hart Caughey ed. by Roger B. Jeans (review)

pp. 97-99
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Women of the Conquest Dynasties: Gender and Identity in Liao and Jin China by Linda Cooke Johnson (review)

pp. 100-103
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Becoming Yellow: A Short History of Racial Thinking by Michael Keevak (review)

pp. 103-105
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True to Her Word: The Faithful Maiden Cult in Late Imperial China by Weijing Lu (review)

pp. 105-109
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China on Film: A Century of Exploration, Confrontation, and Controversy by Paul G. Pickowicz (review)

pp. 109-111
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Readings of the Platform Sūtra ed. by Morten Shlütter and Stephen F. Teiser, and: The Platform Sūtra of the Sixth Patriarch: The Text of the Tun-huang Manuscript by Philip Yampolsky (review)

pp. 111-116
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Six Records of a Life Adrift by Shen Fu (review)

pp. 116-118
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China’s Rise and the Two Koreas: Politics, Economics, Security by Scott Snyder (review)

pp. 119-122
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A Dragon’s Head and a Serpent’s Tail: Ming China and the First Great East Asian War, 1592–1598 by Kenneth M. Swope (review)

pp. 122-126
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Drawing the Dragon: Western European Reinvention of China by Zhijian Tao (review)

pp. 126-131
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The Life of the Buddha: Woodblock Illustrated Books in China and Korea by Tsai Suey-Ling 蔡穗玲 (review)

pp. 131-135
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Beijing Record: A Physical History of Planning Modern Beijing by Wang Jun (review)

pp. 136-139
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China’s Integration into the World Economy ed. by John Whalley, and: China and the Global Economic Crisis ed. by Zheng Yongnian and Sarah Y. Tong (review)

pp. 140-146
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China Among Unequals: Asymmetric Foreign Relations in Asia by Brantly Womack (review)

pp. 146-149
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The Failure of China’s “Democratic” Reforms by Zaijun Yuan (review)

pp. 149-151
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Works Received

Works Received

p. 152
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