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Asian Folklore Studies
Number 64, Volume 2, 2005

Is it Clothes that Make the Man? Cross-Dressing, Gender, Sex in Pre-Twentieth-Century Zhu Yingtai Lore. [165-205]
Altenburger, Ronald

Shuten Dōji: “Drunken Demon” [207-31]
Reider, Noriko T.

Religious Revival as Reaction to Hegemonization of Power in Siberia in the 1920s to 1940s. [233-45]
Leete, Art

Staging a Ritual Dance Out of its Context: The Role of an Individual Artist in Transforming the Alevi Semah. [247-60]
Öztürkmen, Arzu

The Historical Relationship between the Shawls of Gürün and Iran. [261-77]
İmer, Zahide

A Shaman’s Ritual Songs. [279-86]
Onon, Sqingaowa

Research on Buddhist Nuns in Japan, Past and Present. [287-98]
Wacker, Monika

Folktale Types of the Arab World. [299-303]
Jason, Heda

Review of: Günther Distelrath and Peter Kleinen, “Fundamentalismus versus Wissenschaft? Zur Identität des Orients in östlichen und westlichen Diskursen”. [313-16]
Wöhr, Ulrike

Review of: Wolfgang Mieder, “The Netherlandish Proverbs: An International Symposium of the Pieter Brueg(h)els”. [316-18]
Mayer, David R.

Review of: Susan L. Burns, “Before the Nation: Kokugaku and the Imagining of Community in Early Modern Japan”. [318-20]
Lokowandt, Ernst

Review of: Ronald P. Loftus, “Telling Lives: Women’s Self-Writing in Modern Japan”. [320-22]
Ward, Vanessa B.

Review of: Vibeke Børdahl, “Fei Li, and Huang Ying, Four Masters of Chinese Storytelling: Full-Length Repertoires of Yangzhou Storytelling on Video”. 『揚州評評話四家藝人』 [322-24]
Lee, Peace

Review of: Fan Pen Li Chen, “Visions for the Masses: Chinese Shadow Plays from Shaanxi and Shanxi”. [324-27]
Matusky, Patricia

Review of: Howard Giskin and Bettye S. Walsh, “An Introduction to Chinese Culture through the Family”. [327-29]
Law Pui-lam

Review of: Stephen Jones, “Plucking the Winds: Lives of Village Musicians in Old and New China”. [329-30]
Hall, Hazel

Review of: Kohn Livia, “Monastic Life in Medieval China: A Cross-Cultural Perspective”. [330-32]
Seiwert, Hubert

Review of: Kristofer Schipper and Franciscus Verellen, “The Taoist Canon: A Historical Companion to the Daozang”. [332-36]
Kohn, Livia

Review of: Nguyen Van Huy and Laurel Kendall, “Vietnam: Journeys of Body, Mind, and Spirit”. [337-38]
Miyazawa Chihiro

Review of: Lauri Harvilahti, Zoja S. Kazagačeva, “The Holy Mountain: Studies on Upper Altai Oral Poetry”. [338-41]
Taube, Erika

Review of: Anthony R. Walker, “Merit and the Millennium: Routine and Crisis in the Ritual Lives of the Lahu People”. [341-43]
Vargyas, Gábor

Review of: William D. Wilder, “Journeys of the Soul: Anthropological Studies of Death, Burial and Reburial Practices in Borneo”. [343-45]
Uchibori Motomitsu

Review of: Hillary Peter Rodrigues, “Ritual Worship of the Great Goddess: The Liturgy of the Durgā Pūjā with Interpretations”. [346-47]
Korom, Frank J.