Vol. 2, No. 2

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Volume 2, No. 2 (ISSN 2158-9666) - November 2013

Urban Chinese Living

Law, Politics, and Society in Republican China

Bordering China: Modernity and Sustainability

Guest Editor, Wen-hsin Yeh

Articles

Urban Chinese Living

Introduction
Guest Editor Wen-hsin Yeh, University of California, Berkeley

Moralized Hygiene and Nationalized Body: Anti-Cigarette Campaigns in China on the Eve of the 1911 Revolution
Wennan Liu, Institute of Modern History, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences

Treaty-Port English in Nineteenth-Century Shanghai: Speakers, Voices, and Images
Jia Si, Fudan University

Representing and Coping with Early Twentieth-Century Chongqing: “Guide Songs” as Maps, Memory Cells, and Means of Creating Cultural Imagery
Igor Chabrowski, University of Oxford

Law, Politics, and Society in Republican China

Introduction
Guest Editor Wen-hsin Yeh, University of California, Berkeley

Voter Education: Provincial Autonomy and the Transformation of Chinese Election Law, 1920–1923
Joshua Hill, Ohio University

Redefining the Moral and Legal Roles of the State in Everyday Life: The New Life Movement in China in the Mid-1930s
Wennan Liu, Institute of Modern History, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences

Unacceptable but Indispensable: Opium Law and Regulations in Guangdong, 1912–1936
Xavier Paulès, École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales

Bordering China: Modernity and Sustainability

Introduction
Guest Editor Wen-hsin Yeh, University of California, Berkeley

Ecologies of Empire: From Qing Cosmopolitanism to Modern Nationalism
Peter C. Perdue, Yale University

Between China and Nepal: Trans-Himalayan Trade and the Second Life of Development
Martin Saxer, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich

Past and Present Resource Disputes in the South China Sea: The Case of Reed Bank
Micah S. Muscolino, Georgetown University

The Five Buddha Districts on the Yunnan-Burma Frontier: A Political System Attached to the State
Jianxiong Ma, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Review Essays

A Nation, a World, in a Bowl of Tea
Dana Buntrock, University of California Berkeley

Fujimori Terunobu no Chashitsu Gaku: Nihon no Kyokushō Kūkan no Nazo [Fujimori Terunobu’s tearoom studies: The riddle of Japan’s smallest space], by Fujimori Terunobu
Making Tea, Making Japan: Cultural Nationalism in Practice, by Kristin Surak

Cauldron of Misalliances
Haydon Cherry, North Carolina State University

Cauldron of Resistance, Ngo Dinh Diem, the United States, and 1950s Southern Vietnam, by Jessica Chapman
Misalliance: Ngo Dinh Diem, the United States, and the Fate of South Vietnam, by Edward Miller

Patronage, Passion, and the Power of Networks
Erich DeWald, University Campus Suffolk

The Birth of Vietnamese Political Journalism: Saigon, 1916–1930, by Philippe M. F. Peycam
Passion, Betrayal and Revolution in Colonial Saigon: The Memoirs of Bao Luong, by Hue-Tam Ho Tai

The Making of a Subcultural Revolution
Xiaobing Tang, University of Michigan

          Youth Culture in China: From Red Guards to Netizens, by Paul Clark
          The Chinese Cultural Revolution: A History, by Paul Clark