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Asian Survey. 1951; 2014145–148 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/3024220
Published: 25 July 1951
...Gerard Swope; Richard J. Walsh [Footnotes] 2 Tell the People: Mass Education in China, by Pearl S. Buck (New York: American Institute of Pacific Relations, 1945) Buck Tell the People: Mass Education in China 1945 Mass Education Movement and JCRR MEM's work, carried on despite war...
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Asian Survey. 1938; 7782 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/3021307
Published: 06 April 1938
...H. B. P. 82 Mass Migration Movement in China; Malaya Questions Tea Restriction April 6 SIGNIFICANT DEVELOPMENTS WAR IN CHINA USHERS IN MASS MIGRATION MOVEMENT The Sino-Japanese war has precipitated an internal migratory movement in China so vast that it is prob- ably unprecedented in modern...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 603557–582 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.3.557
Published: 01 June 2020
...- dinal changes. The analysis will show that popular perception of democracy matters significantly in the masses evaluation of the level of democracy in China and their satisfaction with it. HOW DEMOCRATIC IS CHINA? Democracy has garnered widespread popularity in the contemporary world, and even...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 603534–556 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.3.534
Published: 01 June 2020
... understanding something, can be affected by many factors, including the political affiliation, social or cultural background, and upbringing of the perceiver, and this can be reflected in their writing or reporting. But most readers of mass media are not aware of the background of the writer. However...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 603466–489 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.3.466
Published: 01 June 2020
.... The Chinese government decided to get more directly involved partly because it was concerned about the involvement of the US and UK in the 36. International Crisis Group, Building Critical Mass for Peace in Myanmar, Yangon, June 29, 2017: 4. 480 ASIAN SURVEY 60:3 negotiation process; the KIA and...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 602265–289 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.2.265
Published: 07 April 2020
... people taking to the streets in indig- nation (Ho 2019, 122 24; Lee 2016, 17). Images of the crowd using umbrellas to shield themselves from tear gas attacks appeared in the mass media and went viral online, giving the movement its name, the Umbrella Movement. The occupied area started from the Tamar...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 602347–365 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.2.347
Published: 07 April 2020
... conceivably support an autocrat? How is it possible that masses of people 1. For the issues of assessing regime support in China, see Chu (2011). 2. In a note to a journalist, Ivanoe Fossani, in March 1945, quoted by Cassese (2011). 348 ASIAN SURVEY 60:2 would support massive repression, as they did during...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 602391–415 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.2.391
Published: 07 April 2020
..., who launched and financed the New Citizens Movement, or the liberal entrepreneurial blogger Charles Xue, they may easily be silenced or even arrested. To adapt to the tightening censorship, some blogging Da V entrepreneurs often improvise with forms of self- expression. One example certainly stands...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 602366–390 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.2.366
Published: 07 April 2020
... has been one of the primary concerns of modern politics. The topic has grown in importance in light of the recent rise of populism and anti-establishment movements around the world. Previous studies of political representation mainly center on liberal-democratic settings, assuming that legitimate...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 60134–40 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.1.34
Published: 01 February 2020
... of protests from March to June. These culmi- nated in a mass action occupying and vandalizing the Legislative Council (LegCo) on July 1. The protests took a turn for the worse on the night of July 21, when some triad members openly attacked ordinary citizens in the Yuen Long Mass Transit Railway (MTR...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 601109–116 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.1.109
Published: 01 February 2020
...Meredith L. Weiss A tumultuous year brought Indonesia from a polarizing general election to disparate waves of mass protests that tested the state’s tether and revealed frailties in democratic consolidation. Granted a second term, President Joko Widodo ratcheted up plans for infrastructure and...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 601196–203 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.1.196
Published: 01 February 2020
... release of TV host Rabi Lamicchane, who exposes corruption and power abuse, often taking the law into his own hands. Other 1. Tharus demanding autonomy engaged in mass demonstrations in summer 2015 in the plains of the far west, while immigrant Khas Arya counter-mobilized against the Tharu movement, with...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 601140–145 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.1.140
Published: 01 February 2020
... 2019 143 dozen mass rallies with hundreds of supporters on each side taking place in major cities. Although the charter reform initiative exposes the rift between the NLD and the Tatmadaw, it is only likely to exacerbate confrontational relations. It appears that the NLD may view a limited face-off...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 601177–188 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.1.177
Published: 01 February 2020
... mass detention of ethnic Uighurs in Xinjiang. Also of direct concern to China are extremist groups in Balochistan Province targeting 4. Go Yamada, Pakistan Asks China to Diversify Investments, PM Adviser Says, Nikkei Asian Review, January 4, 2019,
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Asian Survey. 2020; 601165–176 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.1.165
Published: 01 February 2020
.... But the biggest challenge to the BJP s ideological assertiveness came in December in the form of mass protests across the country against the Citizen (Amendment) Act. The act grants citizenship to illegal immigrants from Bangladesh, Pakistan, and Afghanistan who belong to religions other than Islam...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 60121–33 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.1.21
Published: 01 February 2020
..., in the shape of a new extradition bill, had become the source of mass protests, which were themselves to evolve into manifestations of more general and fundamental concerns about the vanishing salience of having a border with the mainland. What happened in Hong Kong in 2019 is so important that...
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Asian Survey. 2019; 5961070–1093 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.6.1070
Published: 01 December 2019
..., discursive responses such as societal perceptions of diversity issues.14 Mass media play a crucial role in constructing the images and the resulting public perceptions of mi- grants.15 However, migration studies focusing on the role of the media and discursive opportunity structures have been scant compared...
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Asian Survey. 2019; 596959–977 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.6.959
Published: 01 December 2019
... Affairs 41 (2014): 175 89. CHIN AND TANASALDY / POLITICAL ISLAM IN INDONESIA AND MALAYSIA 969 are lesser citizens. The mass media and many social organizations, unfortu- nately, have been accomplices in this.26 The post New Order government has taken a different approach. Not only has it revoked those...
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Asian Survey. 2019; 5961001–1021 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.6.1001
Published: 01 December 2019
..., Religions 9:4 (2018): 2. XI / THE GOSPEL IN CHINA VIA WECHAT 1011 aware of religion s power of mobilization of the popular masses.29 Moreover, cooperating with various religious influences provided the CCP essential political support for its eventual triumph in founding the People s Republic of China in...
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Asian Survey. 2019; 595889–910 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.5.889
Published: 01 October 2019
... future movements. KEYWORDS: South Korea, contentious politics, mass movements, social media, impeachment IN SEOUL, KOREA, IN NOVEMBER 2015, upwards of 80,000 protestors demanded that Park Geun-hye, president of the Republic of Korea (hereafter the ROK or Korea), step down. Many marchers chanted Park...