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Title Asia, case studies in the social sciences : a guide for teaching / edited by Myron L. Cohen.
Imprint Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, [1992]
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Series Columbia project on Asia in the core curriculum
Columbia project on Asia in the core curriculum.
Subject Social sciences -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
Social sciences -- Asia -- Case studies.
Asia -- Social conditions -- Case studies.
Asia -- Economic conditions -- Case studies.
Asia -- Politics and government -- Case studies.
Alt Name Cohen, Myron L., 1937-
Description 1 online resource (xxx, 626 pages) : illustrations.
Note digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda
"An East gate book."
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary Includes information for teaching units on topics in the social sciences in various Asian cultures.
Contents I. Anthropology -- China : Family organization in China / Myron L. Cohen -- Religion in a state society : China / Myron L. Cohen -- India : Religion in a state society : India / Lawrence A. Babb -- Gender relations : changing patterns in India / Doranne Jacobson -- Stratification, inequality, caste system : India / Owen M. Lynch -- Indonesia : family and kinship in Indonesia / John R. Bowen -- Islam in Indonesia : a case study of religion in society / John R. Bowen -- Heirarchy and stratification : the case of Java / Robert W. Hefner -- Japan : Urban life in Japan / Theodore C. Bestor -- Rural society in Japan : past and present / William W. Kelly -- Gender roles : the case of Japan / Nancy Rosenberger -- The family in Japan / Stephen R. Smith -- Korea : Changing gender relations : the Korean case / Laurel Kendall -- II. Economics -- China and Japan : Japan and China as case studies in introductory courses in economics / Thomas G. Rawski -- III. Political science -- China : Totalitarianism, authoritarianism, democracy : the case of China / Andrew J. Nathan -- Mobilization and participation : the case of China / Jean C. Oi.
Taiwan : Political transition on Taiwan / Edwin A. Winckler -- India and Pakistan : Democracy and political participation in India / Paul R. Brass -- The military in India and Pakistan : contrasting cases / Stephen Philip Cohen -- Indonesia : Authoritarianism : Indonesia / Benedict R. O'G. Anderson -- Political culture in Indonesia / Benedict R. O'G. Anderson -- The political role of the military : Indonesia / Benedict R. O'G. Anderson -- Japan : Bureaucracy in Japan / T.J. Pempel -- Japanese democracy and political culture : a comparative perspective / T.J. Pempel -- Political parties and representation : the case of Japan / T.J. Pempel -- Korea : Political development in South Korea / Han-Kyo Kim -- Philippines : Political parties and political representation : the Philippines / Carl H. Lande -- Thailand : Political development and political participation in Thailand / Clark D. Neher.
IV. Sociology -- China : Comparative revolution : the case of China / Andrew G. Walder -- Marxist social thought : Maoism / Andrew G. Walder -- Sociology of work : the case of China / Andrew G. Walder -- Comparative/interarea : Problems of rapid modernizaiton : China, Taiwan, Korea, and Japan / Thomas B. Gold -- Comparative demography : the cases of China, Japan, and india / Moni Nag -- India : Education in India / Joseph W. Elder -- Industrial sociology : the Indian case / Joseph W. Elder -- Urban society and urban problems in India / Joseph W. Elder -- Japan : The new religions of Japan / Helen Hardacre -- Stratification and mobility : the case of Japan / Hiroshi Ishida -- American education in comparative perspective : what can we learn from Japan? / Robert C. Liebman -- Work in America in comparative perspective : what can we learn from Japan? / Robert C. Liebman -- Sociology of work : the case of Japan / Andrew G. Walder -- Vietnam : Comparative revolution : the case of Vietnam / Andrew G. Walder.
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ISBN 0585226466 (electronic bk.)
9780585226460 (electronic bk.)
1563241560 (cloth : alk. paper)
1563241579 (pbk.)
9781563241567 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781563241574 (pbk.)
OCLC # 44954086
Additional Format Print version: Asia, case studies in the social sciences. Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, c1992 1563241560 (DLC) 92031585 (OCoLC)26503868
Table of Contents
 Contents by Discipline and Subdiscipline 
 Contents by Country and Discipline 
 Preface 
 Guide to the Reader 
 Principles of Transliteration 
 Introduction: Asia: Case Studies in the Social Sciences 
IAnthropology 
  China 
   Family Organization in China / Myron L. Cohen3
   Religion in a State Society: China / Myron L. Cohen17
  India 
   Religion in a State Society: India / Lawrence A. Babb32
   Gender Relations: Changing Patterns in India / Doranne Jacobson46
   Stratification, Inequality, Caste System: India / Owen M. Lynch67
  Indonesia 
   Family and Kinship in Indonesia / John R. Bowen81
   Islam in Indonesia: A Case Study of Religion in Society / John R. Bowen91
   Hierarchy and Stratification: The Case of Java / Robert W. Hefner105
  Japan 
   Urban Life in Japan / Theodore C. Bestor116
   Rural Society in Japan: Past and Present / William W. Kelly127
   Gender Roles: The Case of Japan / Nancy Rosenberger137
   The Family in Japan / Stephen R. Smith154
  Korea 
   Changing Gender Relations: The Korean Case / Laurel Kendall168
IIEconomics 
  China and Japan 
   Japan and China as Case Studies in Introductory Courses in Economics / Thomas G. Rawski187
IIIPolitical Science 
   Totalitarianism, Authoritarianism, Democracy: The Case of China / Andrew J. Nathan235
   Mobilization and Participation: The Case of China / Jean C. Oi257
  Taiwan 
   Political Transition on Taiwan / Edwin A. Winckler267
  India and Pakistan 
   Democracy and Political Participation in India / Paul R. Brass282
   The Military in India and Pakistan: Contrasting Cases / Stephen Philip Cohen298
   Authoritarianism: Indonesia / Benedict R. O'G. Anderson311
   Political Culture in Indonesia / Benedict R. O'G. Anderson323
   The Political Role of the Military: Indonesia / Benedict R. O'G. Anderson336
   Bureaucracy in Japan / T. J. Pempel349
   Japanese Democracy and Political Culture: Comparative Perspective / T. J. Pempel362
   Political Parties and Representation: The Case of Japan / T. J. Pempel378
   Political Development in South Korea / Han-Kyo Kim392
  Philippines 
   Political Parties and Political Representation: The Philippines / Carl H. Lande404
  Thailand 
   Political Development and Political Participation in Thailand / Clark D. Neher415
IVSociology 
   Comparative Revolution: The Case of China / Andrew G. Walder429
   Marxist Social Thought: Maoism / Andrew G. Walder439
   Sociology of Work: The Case of China / Andrew G. Walder448
  Comparative/Interarea 
   Problems of Rapid Modernization: China, Taiwan, Korea, and Japan / Thomas B. Gold459
   Comparative Demography: The Cases of China, Japan, and India / Moni Nag472
   Education in India / Joseph W. Elder493
   Industrial Sociology: The Indian Case / Joseph W. Elder504
   Urban Society and Urban Problems in India / Joseph W. Elder514
   The New Religions of Japan / Helen Hardacre526
   Stratification and Mobility: The Case of Japan / Hiroshi Ishida537
   American Education in Comparative Perspective: What Can We Learn from Japan? / Robert C. Liebman548
   Work in America in Comparative Perspective: What Can We Learn from Japan? / Robert C. Liebman567
   Sociology of Work: The Case of Japan / Andrew G. Walder584
  Vietnam 
   Comparative Revolution: The Case of Vietnam / Andrew G. Walder594
 Index603
 Contributors621