Intersections: Gender, History and Culture in the Asian Context
Issue 4, September 2000
Books Received

Anne Allison,
Permitted and Prohibited Desires:
Mothers, Comics, and Censorship in Japan

University California Press, 2000.

Simone Lazaroo
the australian fiancé
Sydney: Picador (Pan Macmillan, Australia) 2000
Charlotte Furth,
A Flourishing Yin:
Gender in China's Medical History, 960-1665

Berkeley: University California Press, 1999.

Norma Field,
From my Grandsmother's Bedside:
Sketches of Postwar Tokyo

Berkeley: University of California Press, 1997.
Carolyn Brewer and Anne-Marie Medcalf (eds)
Researching the Fragments:
Histories of Women in the Asian Context

Quezon City: New Day Publishers, 2000
Fenella Cannell
Power and Intimacy in the Christian Philippines
Quezon City: Ateneo de Manila University Press, 1999.
Filomeno V. Aguilar,
Clash of Spirits: The History of Power
and Sugar Planter Hegemony on a Visayan Island

Quezon City: Ateneo de Manila University Press, 1998.

Peter A. Jackson and Nerida M. Cook (eds)
Genders and Sexualities in Modern Thailand
Chiang Mai: Silkworm Books, 1999.
Lisa Rofel,
Other Modernities: Gendered Yearnings in China
After Socialism

Berkeley, Los Angeles, London: University of California Press, 1999.


This paper was originally published in Intersections: Gender, History and Culture in the Asian Context, with the assistance of Murdoch University.

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