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Position, Sabbatical Replacement in Asian Art, Brandeis University

For full details, see: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=50867

Brandeis University, Fine Arts

Art historian specializing in any region of Asia to teach a survey course in Fall 2015 with the possibility of a second regional/period course in Spring 2016

Institution Type:   College / University
Location:   Massachusetts, United States
Position:   Instructor, Lecturer, Non-Tenure Track Faculty, Visiting Scholar, Visiting Professor

H-Net Job Guide: 20 April - 27 April

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 20 April 2015 to 27 April 2015. These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Announce. See the H-Net Job Guide website at http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.

AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY / STUDIES

Portland State University - Chair of Black Studies
http://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=50853


ANN: Collection of papers in tribute to Professor Christopher A. Bayly (1945-2015)

In tribute to Professor Sir Christopher A. Bayly, the well respected and eminent historian, Cambridge University Press has brought together a collection of his articles published during a long and successful career. 

www.journals.cambridge.org/cabayly

All articles are available for free download until the end of 2015. 

Martine Walsh
Senior Commissioning Editor
HSS Journals
Cambridge University Press

Pages

Recent Reviews

Author: 
Mary Louise Becker
Reviewer: 
Dharitri Bhattacharjee

Bhattacharjee on Becker, 'The All-India Muslim League, 1906-1947: A Study of Leadership in the Evolution of a Nation'


Mary Louise Becker. The All-India Muslim League, 1906-1947: A Study of Leadership in the Evolution of a Nation. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013. xlii + 295 pp. GBP 16.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-906014-6.

Reviewed by Dharitri Bhattacharjee (University of Texas at Austin)
Published on H-Asia (April, 2015)
Commissioned by Sumit Guha

Muslim League leaders before 1947

Author: 
Patrick Olivelle, trans.
Reviewer: 
Richard Davis

Davis on Olivelle, 'King, Governance, and Law in Ancient India: Kauṭilya's Arthaśāstra'


Patrick Olivelle, trans. King, Governance, and Law in Ancient India: Kauṭilya's Arthaśāstra. New York: Oxford University Press, 2013. xxvii + 753 pp. $160.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-989182-5.

Reviewed by Richard Davis (Bard College)
Published on H-Asia (April, 2015)
Commissioned by Sumit Guha

Ancient Indian Political Thought

Author: 
Devika Chawla
Reviewer: 
Nishat Zaidi

Zaidi on Chawla, 'Home, Uprooted: Oral Histories of India's Partition'


Devika Chawla. Home, Uprooted: Oral Histories of India's Partition. New York: Fordham University Press, 2014. 288 pp. $110.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8232-5643-3; $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8232-5644-0.

Reviewed by Nishat Zaidi (Jamia Millia Islamia University)
Published on H-Asia (April, 2015)
Commissioned by Sumit Guha

Oral Histories of Partition

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Position, Sabbatical Replacement in Asian Art, Brandeis University

For full details, see: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=50867

Brandeis University, Fine Arts

Art historian specializing in any region of Asia to teach a survey course in Fall 2015 with the possibility of a second regional/period course in Spring 2016

Institution Type:   College / University
Location:   Massachusetts, United States
Position:   Instructor, Lecturer, Non-Tenure Track Faculty, Visiting Scholar, Visiting Professor

H-Net Job Guide: 20 April - 27 April

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 20 April 2015 to 27 April 2015. These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Announce. See the H-Net Job Guide website at http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.

AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY / STUDIES

Portland State University - Chair of Black Studies
http://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=50853