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Development in Rural Cambodia

A review of Tides of Empire: Merit, Morality, and Development in Rural Cambodia, by Courtney Work. The ebb and flow of empire has washed over…

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Capitalism, Liberalism, and the British Empire

A review of Colonial Capitalism and the Dilemmas of Liberalism: Locke, Burke, Wakefield and the British Empire, by Onur Ulas Ince. Onur Ulas Ince’s dissertation…

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The Southeast Asian Sesquisyllable

A review of Deconstructing the Southeast Asian sesquisyllable: a gestural account, by Becky Ann Butler Among linguistic typologists, mainland Southeast Asia is often described as…

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Chinese Muslims & Shari’a

A review of The Prophet and the Party: Shari’a and Sectarianism in China’s Little Mecca, by Matthew Erie. Since the People’s Republic reopened its doors…

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Han Clothing Movement & Nationalism

A review of The Imaginary Institution of China: Dialectics of Fantasy and Failure in Nationalist Identification, as Seen through China’s Han Clothing Movement, by Kevin…