Archív Orientální 84:2

[Archív Orientální, 84:2]  2016.  ca. 150 pp.
Publishing status: Available | Original publisher: Distributed | Language: Czech
Table of Contents
Articles
Wenegit, a female counterpart of the god Weneg?
Marie Peterková Hlouchová
231–248
The Ugie festival ceremonies as a demonstration of ancient Benin culture in Nigeria
Damien Ukwandu and Benjamin Obeghare Izu
249–267
The transcendental self: Demystifying pāñcālī in Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni’s The palace of illusions
Soumyajyoti Banerjee, Rajni Singh and Amrita Basu
269–290
Allegories of “love jihad” and ghar vāpasī: Interlocking the socio-religious with the political
Charu Gupta
291–316
Daughters of the motherland and (Wo)men of the world: Global mobility in Shishang (trends/cosmopolitan), 1993–2008
Adina Zemanek
317–347
Shangri-la deconstructed: Representations of Tibet in the PRC and Pema Tseden’s films
Kamila Hladíková
349–380
Precious scroll of the ten kings in the Suzhou area of China: With Changshu funerary storytelling as an example
Rostislav Berezkin
381–411
The quest for ethnic reclassification in multiculturalist Taiwan: The case of the Sakizaya
Michael Rudolph
413–443
Book Reviews and Notes
R. B. Parkinson. The Tale of the Eloquent Peasant: A Reader’s Commentary
Reviewed by Stefan Bojowald
445–446
Bettina Ventker. Der Starke auf dem dach. Funktion und bedeutung der löwengestaltigen wasserspeier im alten Ägypten
Reviewed by Stefan Bojowald
447–449
Zahi Hawass, Sahar N. Saleem. Scanning the Pharaohs: CT Imaging of the New Kingdom Royal Mummies
Reviewed by Břetislav Vachala
450–454
Kirk A. Denton. Exhibiting the Past: Historical Memory and the Politics of Museums in Postsocialist China
Reviewed by Hang Lin
455–457
Our Contributors
459–461
Subjects
BIC Subject: CF – Linguistics
BISAC Subject: LAN009000 – LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / General