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Position, Assistant Professor, History - South Asia, Austin Peay State University

For details, see https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=53662

Austin Peay State University, History & Philosophy
Assistant Professor - History - South Asia

The Department of History and Philosophy at Austin Peay State University invites applications for a full-time tenure-track appointment for an assistant professor in the history of South Asia to begin August, 2017.

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Recent Reviews

Author: 
Gerald Prenderghast
Reviewer: 
Kate Imy

Imy on Prenderghast, 'Britain and the Wars in Vietnam: The Supply of Troops, Arms and Intelligence, 1945-1975'


Gerald Prenderghast. Britain and the Wars in Vietnam: The Supply of Troops, Arms and Intelligence, 1945-1975. Jefferson: McFarland, 2015. 328 pp. $49.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7864-9924-3.

Reviewed by Kate Imy (Rutgers)
Published on H-Asia (September, 2016)
Commissioned by Sumit Guha

Author: 
Akiko Takenaka
Reviewer: 
John Nelson

Nelson on Takenaka, 'Yasukuni Shrine: History, Memory, and Japan's Unending Postwar'


Akiko Takenaka. Yasukuni Shrine: History, Memory, and Japan's Unending Postwar. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 2015. 287 pp. $57.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8248-4678-7.

Reviewed by John Nelson
Published on H-Asia (August, 2016)
Commissioned by Douglas Slaymaker

Author: 
Latika Gupta
Reviewer: 
Usha Sanyal

Sanyal on Gupta, 'Education, Poverty and Gender: Schooling Muslim Girls in India'


Latika Gupta. Education, Poverty and Gender: Schooling Muslim Girls in India. Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge, 2015. 206 pp. $160.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-138-90084-4.

Reviewed by Usha Sanyal (Queens University of Charlotte)
Published on H-Asia (August, 2016)
Commissioned by Sumit Guha

Schooling Muslim Girls

Recent Threads

Position, Assistant Professor, History - South Asia, Austin Peay State University

For details, see https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=53662

Austin Peay State University, History & Philosophy
Assistant Professor - History - South Asia

The Department of History and Philosophy at Austin Peay State University invites applications for a full-time tenure-track appointment for an assistant professor in the history of South Asia to begin August, 2017.