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The Journal of the American Oriental Society (ISSN 0003-0279) is published quarterly by the American Oriental Society. The first volume (1843-49) set the tone for all time in the broad scope of subject matter and the solidity of its scholarship. It included studies of Arab music, of Persian cuneiform, and of Buddhism in India, and brought to a wide audience the then novel theories of
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Effective with volume 142 (2022), current issues of JAOS will be available only through Lockwood Online Journals. All issues prior to 2022 will continue to be available through the JSTOR archive (jstor.org). In addition to current content, Lockwood Online Journals hosts content going back to 2013 with volume 133.

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Current Issue

Vol. 143 No. 1 (2023): Journal of the American Oriental Society

Published: 2023-03-20

Front Matter

Front Matter

Abstract 49 | PDF Downloads 44


Of Poetry and Patronage

Devin J. Stewart
Abstract 69 | PDF Downloads 13

Page 21–34

Tsongkha History and Historiography

Penghao Sun
Abstract 94 | PDF Downloads 6

Page 61–85

A Rāṣṭrakūṭa King in the Kathmandu Valley

Diwakar Acharya, Nina Mirnig
Abstract 62 | PDF Downloads 7

Page 87–108

In the Voice of Qu Yuan

Su Fu
Abstract 51 | PDF Downloads 6

Page 151–171

Rattle and Hum

Kristine Henriksen Garroway
Abstract 37 | PDF Downloads 7

Page 173–194

Brief Communications

Review Articles


Review of Mittani Palaeography

Stefano de Martino
Abstract 27 | PDF Downloads 7

Page 245–247

Review of Scribes and Scrolls at Qumran

Dennis Mizzi
Abstract 33 | PDF Downloads 4

Page 247–250

Review of The Rephaim: Sons of the Gods

Mark S. Smith
Abstract 34 | PDF Downloads 9

Page 261–266

Brief Reviews

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