New Zealand Journal of Asian Studies

Volume 13, No. 1, June 2011

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Behind the Hyperreality Experience: The 2008 Beijing Olympics Opening Ceremony
King Tong Ho

A Haunting Voice: A Place for Literary Wives in the History of the
Civil Examinations in Qing China

Hoi Ling Lui                                                                                                                                17

Japanese Aid to the Pahang-Selangor Water Transfer Project in Malaysia:
Aid Guidelines and Decision-Making

Fumitaka Furuoka                                                                                                                31

Bridging the Cultural Gulfs: CHC Teachers in New Zealand Schools
Dekun Sun                                                                                                                                 46

Globalisation and the Indian Agriculture Sector
Sajid Anwar and Desh Gupta                                                                                            62

“Rustic Fiction Indeed!”: Reading Jia Yu-cun in Dream of the Red Chamber
Mark Ferrara                                                                                                                         87

Book reviews edited by Duncan Campbell