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Asian Ethnology 69 (1)


“The Woman Waylaid at the Well” or Paṇaghaṭa-līlā: An Indian Folk Theme Appropriated in Myth and Movies
Heidi Pauwels

Vengeful Spirits or Loving Spiritual Companions?: Changing Views of Animal Spirits in Contemporary Japan
Barbara Ambros

Performing Paradigms of Modern Rajput Masculinities: Men’s Songs to Rao Gopal Singh of Kharwa
Melia Belli

Healing and Exorcism: Christian Encounters with Shamanism in Early Modern Korea
Sung-Deuk Oak

Chaste Widows, Cunning Wives, and Amazonian Warriors: Imaging of Women in Tamil Oral Traditions
Vijaya Ramaswamy


A Discussion on Nagasawa Sōhei's *Hayachine take kagura: Mai no shōchō to shakaiteki jissen*
Terence Lancashire


Jürgen Wasim Frembgen, Journey to God: Sufis and Dervishes in Islam
Anna Akasoy

Anthony R. Walker, ed. Pika-Pika: The Flashing Firefly: Essays for Pauline Walker by her Friends in the Arts and Social Sciences
Mark Bender


Michael Dylan Foster.Pandemonium and Parade: Japanese Monsters and the Culture of Yōkai
R. Keller Kimbrough

Mariko Asano Tamanoi, Memory Maps: The State and Manchuria in Postwar Japan
Thomas David DuBois

Wilburn Hansen, When Tengu Talk: Hirata Atsutane’s Ethnography of the Other World
Michael Dylan Foster

Carolyn S. Stevens, Japanese Popular Music: Culture, Authenticity, and Power
Bruce White

Mark W. MacWilliams, ed., Japanese Visual Culture: Explorations in the World of Manga and Anime
Jolyon Baraka Thomas


Yang Erzeng, The Story of Han Xiangzi: The Alchemical Adventures of a Daoist Immortal
Duncan M. Campbell


Barley Norton, Songs for the Spirits: Music and Mediums in Modern Vietnam
Gisa Jähnichen

Reviews/Books/Southeast Asia

Robert W. Hefner, Making Modern Muslims: The Politics of Islamic Education in Southeast Asia
Teuku Zulfikar

Robert Knox Dentan, Overwhelming Terror: Love, Fear, Peace, and Violence among the Semai of Malaysia
Douglas P. Fry


Gabriele Alex, Learning and Embodying Caste, Class and Gender: Patterns of Childhood in Rural Tamil Nadu
Coralynn V. Davis

Reviews/Books/Central Asia

Leland Liu Rogers, The Golden Summary of Činggis Qačan: Činggis Qayan-u Altan Tobči
Morris Rossabi