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Position, Non-Tenure Track Assistant Professor/Senior Lecturer / Lecturer in Buddhist Counselling, University of Hong Kong

For details see: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=57881

Applications are invited for appointments as non-tenure track Assistant Professor/Senior Lecturer/Lecturer in Buddhist Counselling in the Centre of Buddhist Studies (Ref.: 492411), to commence on September 1, 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter, on a two-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal. The Centre promotes innovative thinking and new horizons for Buddhist studies and research.

CFP: Encountering, Imagining, and Reinventing Chinese Literature, Thought, and Culture: Western Writers’ and Thinkers’ Engagement with China June 6-9, 2019

We invite paper proposals for a symposium to be held in early June, 2019 at the International Academy for Chinese Studies (IACS國際漢學家基地) at Peking University.

TOC for Asian Medicine: Journal of the International Association for the Study of Traditional Asian Medicine, Vol 13 (2018)

The International Association for the Study of Traditional Asian Medicine is happy to announce that Vol. 13 (2018) of our journal Asian Medicine, is now available! Access to the journal is free for members of IASTAM (visit http://iastam.org/journal/ for details).

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Author: 
Phuong Tran Nguyen
Reviewer: 
Sam Vong

Vong on Nguyen, 'Becoming Refugee American: The Politics of Rescue in Little Saigon'

Phuong Tran Nguyen. Becoming Refugee American: The Politics of Rescue in Little Saigon. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2017. 236 pp. $28.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-08288-7.

Reviewed by Sam Vong (University of Texas at Austin, Department of History) Published on H-Asia (September, 2018) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Author: 
Kesavan Veluthat
Reviewer: 
Donald Davis

Davis on Veluthat, 'Notes of Dissent: Essays on Indian History'

Kesavan Veluthat. Notes of Dissent: Essays on Indian History. New Delhi: Primus Books, 2018. 214 pp. $54.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-93-8655270-9.

Reviewed by Donald Davis (University of Texas at Austin) Published on H-Asia (August, 2018) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=52450

Author: 
Jairam Ramesh
Reviewer: 
Vinita Damodaran

Damodaran on Ramesh, 'Indira Gandhi: A Life in Nature.'

Jairam Ramesh. Indira Gandhi: A Life in Nature. New Delhi: Simon & Schuster, 2017. 464 pp. $28.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-81-933552-4-4.

Reviewed by Vinita Damodaran (University of Sussex) Published on H-Asia (August, 2018) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=50474

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