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Research Position, Chinese History prior to the Qing Dynasty, Academia Sinica

From H-Net Job Guide, https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=50664
[See the Job Guide listing for full details of the position -- ed.]

The Institute of History and Philology, Academia Sinica invites applications for a full-time research position:

1. Ranks Available: Assistant Research Fellow, Associate Research Fellow or Research Fellow (positions roughly corresponding to assistant professor, associate professor, and professor at a U.S. university)

Author: 
Lisa Funnell
Reviewer: 
Amy Lee

Lee on Funnell, 'Warrior Women: Gender, Race, and the Transnational Chinese Action Star'


Lisa Funnell. Warrior Women: Gender, Race, and the Transnational Chinese Action Star. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2014. 294 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4384-5249-4; $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4384-5248-7.

Reviewed by Amy Lee
Published on H-Asia (April, 2015)
Commissioned by Douglas Slaymaker

Chinese Warrior Women on the World Screen

Author: 
Alison Peirse, Daniel Martin, eds.
Reviewer: 
Irhe Sohn

Sohn on Peirse and Martin, 'Korean Horror Cinema'


Alison Peirse, Daniel Martin, eds. Korean Horror Cinema. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2013. xv + 240 pp. BP 19.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7486-4309-7; BP 70.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7486-4310-3.

Reviewed by Irhe Sohn (University of Michigan)
Published on H-Asia (April, 2015)
Commissioned by Douglas Slaymaker

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Author: 
Lisa Funnell
Reviewer: 
Amy Lee

Lee on Funnell, 'Warrior Women: Gender, Race, and the Transnational Chinese Action Star'


Lisa Funnell. Warrior Women: Gender, Race, and the Transnational Chinese Action Star. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2014. 294 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4384-5249-4; $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4384-5248-7.

Reviewed by Amy Lee
Published on H-Asia (April, 2015)
Commissioned by Douglas Slaymaker

Chinese Warrior Women on the World Screen

Author: 
Alison Peirse, Daniel Martin, eds.
Reviewer: 
Irhe Sohn

Sohn on Peirse and Martin, 'Korean Horror Cinema'


Alison Peirse, Daniel Martin, eds. Korean Horror Cinema. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2013. xv + 240 pp. BP 19.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7486-4309-7; BP 70.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7486-4310-3.

Reviewed by Irhe Sohn (University of Michigan)
Published on H-Asia (April, 2015)
Commissioned by Douglas Slaymaker

Author: 
Mahesh Rangarajan, K. Sivaramakrishnan, eds.
Reviewer: 
Michael Fisher

Fisher on Rangarajan and Sivaramakrishnan, 'Shifting Ground: People, Mobility, and Animals in India's Environmental Histories'


Mahesh Rangarajan, K. Sivaramakrishnan, eds. Shifting Ground: People, Mobility, and Animals in India's Environmental Histories. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014. 308 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-809895-9.

Reviewed by Michael Fisher (Oberlin College)
Published on H-Asia (March, 2015)
Commissioned by Sumit Guha

Environmental History in India

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Research Position, Chinese History prior to the Qing Dynasty, Academia Sinica

From H-Net Job Guide, https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=50664
[See the Job Guide listing for full details of the position -- ed.]

The Institute of History and Philology, Academia Sinica invites applications for a full-time research position:

1. Ranks Available: Assistant Research Fellow, Associate Research Fellow or Research Fellow (positions roughly corresponding to assistant professor, associate professor, and professor at a U.S. university)