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Jeff E. Long
A cultural history of writer and literary critic Hayashi Fusa's (1903–75) tenkō experience, Stories from the Samurai Fringe examines Hayashi's tenkō (ideological conversion) through a close reading

East Asia Program

Mary E. McCoy
Successful transitions to enduring democracy are both difficult and rare. In Scandal and Democracy, Mary E.

Southeast Asia Program

Takako Lento
Editor and Translator: Takako Lento 

East Asia Program

Editor: Michael J. Pettid

East Asia Program

South Asia Program
The 2019 Bulletin features many original articles, on the Varanasi archives, water management in Tamil Nadu, the Jim Gair collection, study abroad programs in India, and more.

South Asia Program

Morio Kita
Translator: Masako Inamoto

East Asia Program

Annelise Riles
In Financial Citizenship, Annelise Riles explores the necessity of understanding the purposes, roles, and challenges of central banks and of financial governance more generally.

Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies

Xiaojia Hou
This is the first monograph in English on how China's agricultural collectivization began.

East Asia Program

Glynne Walley
Good Dogs explores the intersection of didacticism, Chinese vernacular scholarship, social criticism, and commercial storytelling in late Tokugawa Japan through an examina

East Asia Program

Andreu Sola-Martin
In the face of recurrent episodes of election violence since multiparty elections were widely introduced across sub-Saharan Africa in the 1990s, practitioners and scholars have worked to draw atten

Institute for African Development