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Position, Associate Professor, Institute for Advanced Studies on Asia, University of Tokyo

For full details, see: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=51413

The Institute for Advanced Studies on Asia (IASA 東洋文化研究所) at the University of Tokyo has an opening for an associate professor in its Department of Pioneering Asian Studies.

Position, Assistant Director of Academic Programming, East Asian Studies Center, Ohio State University

For full details, see: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=51439

The program manager (Assistant Director of Academic Programming for EASC) supports the East Asian Studies Center (EASC), Institute for Chinese Studies (ICS), Institute for Japanese Studies (IJS), and Institute for Korean Studies (IKS) ...

University of Lincoln's School of History & Heritage exhibition and symposium: British & European Receptions of China, 17th-21st Centuries.

This September the University of Lincoln's School of History & Heritage is holding an exhibition and symposium titled, British & European Receptions of China, 17th-21st Centuries.

A free, open to the public, exhibition will be taking place in the Gallery space of the University's Art, Architecture & Design Building from the 22 September to 2 October 2015.

CFP: ISA Section “Migrant Labor and Development in Comparative Perspective: Lessons from the Chinese Case”

Dear Colleagues:

We are writing regarding the International Sociological Association’s Meeting in Vienna, Austria on Jul 10-14th, 2016.  The title of the meeting is “The Futures We Want: Global Sociology and the Struggles for a Better World.” 

Author: 
Hui Faye Xiao
Reviewer: 
Ping Zhu

Zhu on Xiao, 'Family Revolution: Marital Strife in Contemporary Chinese Literature and Visual Culture'


Hui Faye Xiao. Family Revolution: Marital Strife in Contemporary Chinese Literature and Visual Culture. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2014. 224 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-295-99349-2; $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-295-99350-8.

Reviewed by Ping Zhu (University of Oklahoma)
Published on H-Asia (August, 2015)
Commissioned by Douglas Slaymaker

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Author: 
Hui Faye Xiao
Reviewer: 
Ping Zhu

Zhu on Xiao, 'Family Revolution: Marital Strife in Contemporary Chinese Literature and Visual Culture'


Hui Faye Xiao. Family Revolution: Marital Strife in Contemporary Chinese Literature and Visual Culture. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2014. 224 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-295-99349-2; $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-295-99350-8.

Reviewed by Ping Zhu (University of Oklahoma)
Published on H-Asia (August, 2015)
Commissioned by Douglas Slaymaker

Author: 
Kim M. Phillips
Reviewer: 
Liam M. Brockey

Brockey on Phillips, 'Before Orientalism: Asian Peoples and Cultures in European Travel Writing, 1245-1510'


Kim M. Phillips. Before Orientalism: Asian Peoples and Cultures in European Travel Writing, 1245-1510. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2014. 328 pp. $79.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8122-4548-6.

Reviewed by Liam M. Brockey (Michigan State University)
Published on H-Asia (August, 2015)
Commissioned by Sumit Guha

Brockey on Before Orientalism

Author: 
Catherine Becker
Reviewer: 
Padma Kaimal

Kaimal on Becker, 'Shifting Stones, Shaping the Past: Sculpture from the Buddhist Stupas of Andhra Pradesh'


Catherine Becker. Shifting Stones, Shaping the Past: Sculpture from the Buddhist Stupas of Andhra Pradesh. New York: Oxford University Press, 2014. 352 pp. $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-935939-4; $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-935940-0.

Reviewed by Padma Kaimal (Colgate University)
Published on H-Asia (August, 2015)
Commissioned by Sumit Guha

Buddhist Stupas in Andhra

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Position, Associate Professor, Institute for Advanced Studies on Asia, University of Tokyo

For full details, see: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=51413

The Institute for Advanced Studies on Asia (IASA 東洋文化研究所) at the University of Tokyo has an opening for an associate professor in its Department of Pioneering Asian Studies.

Position, Assistant Director of Academic Programming, East Asian Studies Center, Ohio State University

For full details, see: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=51439

The program manager (Assistant Director of Academic Programming for EASC) supports the East Asian Studies Center (EASC), Institute for Chinese Studies (ICS), Institute for Japanese Studies (IJS), and Institute for Korean Studies (IKS) ...