New Zealand Journal of Asian Studies

Volume 12, No. 2, December 2010


A New Translation of the Sanskrit Bhadracarī with Introduction and Notes.
Douglas Osto  1

A Culture of Work-Life ‘Imbalance’ in Singapore.
Lim Weida 22

Regional Sports: Navigating the Winds of Social Change for Female Elite Athletes in Asia.
Samantha Nanayakkara, Ian Culpan and Jane McChesney                                             38

Reassessing the Early History of the New Zealand Sikh Community 1881-1914.
Harpreet Singh                                                                                                                          50

Modernism and Orientalism: The Ambiguous Nudes of Chinese Artist Pan Yuliang.
Phyllis Teo                                                                                                                                  65

‘The Beautiful Stars at Night’: The Glittering Artistic World of Yayoi Kusama.
David Bell                                                                                                                                  81


Colonial Powers, Nation-States and Kerajaan in Maritime Southeast Asia:
Structures, Legalities and Perceptions

Syed Mohammed Ad’ha Aljunied                                                                                                                                         94

Book reviews edited by Duncan Campbell