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H-Net Job Guide 27 October - 3 November, 2014

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 27 October
2014 to  3 November 2014. 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 HISTORY / STUDIES

Misericordia University - Assistant Professor of Modern World History

PAPERS ONLINE> AAR 2014, Holmes Welch and the Study of Buddhism in Twentieth-Century China Seminar

Dear list members (and apologies for cross-posting),

I am very pleased to announce that papers for the meeting of the "Holmes Welch and the Study of Buddhism in Twentieth-Century China" seminar at the AAR annual meeting in San Diego are now available online at the following address: (AAR member login required)

https://www.aarweb.org/aar-full-paper-submission-program

Dissertation Competition: Stanley Weinstein Dissertation Prize (East Asian Buddhism)

The Council on East Asian Studies at Yale University is pleased to announce the fourth competition for the Stanley Weinstein Dissertation Prize, honoring Professor Weinstein’s many contributions to the study of East Asian Buddhism in North America.  The prize will be awarded once every two years to the best Ph.D.

Chinese Studies Research Group (SF Bay Area) Mtg, Nov. 22, 2014

The University of San Francisco Center for Asia Pacific Studies welcomes interested faculty, independent scholars and graduate students to join us on Saturday, Nov. 22nd for our 1st meeting of the 2014-15 academic year.
This is group is designed to create a sense of community among scholars of Chinese Studies in the SF Bay Area.  Our meetings are an opportunity to hear and discuss interesting research in progress from one faculty member and one doctoral candidate and to network with people with similar interests. On Saturday, Nov. 22nd, we will meet from 10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

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Recent Reviews

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

Author: 
Joanna Wardęga, ed.
Reviewer: 
Alicja Bachulska

Bachulska on Wardęga, 'China–Central and Eastern Europe Cross-Cultural Dialogue: Society, Business and Education in Transition'

Joanna Wardęga, ed. China–Central and Eastern Europe Cross-Cultural Dialogue: Society, Business and Education in Transition. Chinskie Drogi Series. Krakow: Jagiellonian University Press, 2017. 456 pp. $55.00 (paper), ISBN 978-83-233-4111-6.

Reviewed by Alicja Bachulska (War Studies University) Published on H-Asia (July, 2018) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

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Position, Assistant Professor - Chinese Art History, University of California - Berkeley

For details, see https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=57422

The Department of History of Art, University of California, Berkeley invites applications for an Assistant Professor in Chinese Art History, tenure-track, with an expected start date of July 1, 2019. A PhD (or equivalent international degree), or enrolled in a PhD or equivalent international degree-granting program, with specialization in the history of Chinese Art, is required at the time of application.