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International Marriage in Japan’s Periphery

Rebecca Forgash

in Intimacy across the Fencelines: Intimacy across the Fencelines

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781501750403
eISBN:
9781501750427
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501750403.003.0002
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter explores military international intimacy in Okinawa in relation to military fencelines and changing community norms, especially regarding marriage, family, and community membership. It ... More


Monastic Governance, ‘Geographicity’, and Gender

Indrani Chatterjee

in Forgotten Friends: Monks, Marriages, and Memories of Northeast India

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780198089223
eISBN:
9780199082551
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198089223.003.0002
Subject:
History, Indian History

This chapter surveys the political societies formed by monastic initiation-consecration rituals. These societies established monastic governments, centered on temples and monasteries, with laymen and ... More


Conclusion: On Stories and Silences

Rebecca Forgash

in Intimacy across the Fencelines: Intimacy across the Fencelines

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781501750403
eISBN:
9781501750427
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501750403.003.0007
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter summarizes arguments concerning the shifting and negotiated nature of military fencelines in Okinawa. It explains that due to the ongoing antibase movement, intimate everyday effects of ... More


Introduction: A Result of American Bases

Etsuko Takushi Crissey

in Okinawa's GI Brides: Their Lives in America

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780824856489
eISBN:
9780824875619
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824856489.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

After World War II, the U.S. military built vast installations and imposed occupation rule until 1972. For all the post-war years Okinawans have lived next door to American bases. As one result, ... More


Marriage and the British Army in the Long Eighteenth Century: 'The Girl I Left Behind Me'

Jennine Hurl-Eamon

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199681006
eISBN:
9780191761362
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199681006.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, Military History

Marriage and the British Army in the Long Eighteenth Century addresses a neglected aspect of the history of the Hanoverian army. From 1685 to the start of the Victorian era, army ... More


Shifting Fortunes: The Auxilia under the Severans

Ian Haynes

in Blood of the Provinces: The Roman Auxilia and the Making of Provincial Society from Augustus to the Severans

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199655342
eISBN:
9780191758300
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199655342.003.0005
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical

If the Antonine Period was marked especially by external pressures, the reign of the Severan dynasty was moulded by the experience of civil war. The era witnessed dramatic shifts in fortunes: the ... More


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