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Call for submissions for AAS Buchanan Prize for curriculum publications on Asia

The Association for Asian Studies (AAS) invites submissions for the 2015 Franklin R. Buchanan Prize. Established in 1995 by the AAS Committee on Educational Issues and Policy and the Committee on Teaching about Asia, the prize is awarded annually to recognize an outstanding curriculum publication on Asia designed for any educational level, elementary through university.

Call For Submissions

To commemorate the hundredth anniversary of the founding of “New Youth” magazine in China, the Taipei-based journal “Intellectual History” (Sixiangshi) is planning a special issue on the New Culture Movement next year.

Please send submissions in Chinese or English by March 1, 2015 to Prof. Peter Zarrow (History, University of Connecticut): peter.zarrow@uconn.edu.

Position, Open Rank Professor of History (US & East Asia), Columbia University

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Columbia University, History

Open Rank: History of the US and East Asia

Institution Type:   College / University
Location:   New York, United States
Position:   Full Professor

Position, Assistant Professor of Hindi-Urdu Language & Culture, University of British Columbia

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University of British Columbia, Asian Studies

Assistant Professor, Hindi-Urdu Language and Culture

Institution Type:   College / University
Location:   British Columbia, Canada
Position:   Assistant Professor

~~Assistant Professor, Hindi-Urdu Language and Culture

Position, Assistant Professor in Comparative Politics of South Asia, University of New Hampshire

From H-Net Job Guide: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=49556

University of New Hampshire, Political Science

Assistant Professor in Comparative Politics of South Asia

Institution Type:   College / University
Location:   New Hampshire, United States
Position:   Assistant Professor

The Department of Political Science at the University of New Hampshire invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor in the comparative politics of South Asia, starting August 2015.

Position, History of Sub-Saharan Africa or South Asia, Bridgewater State University

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Bridgewater State University, Department of History

Assistant Professor, History of Sub-Saharan Africa or South Asia

Institution Type:   College / University
Location:   Massachusetts, United States
Position:   Assistant Professor

Position, Assistant Professor of Japanese Language, Literature, & Culture, Dartmouth College

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Dartmouth College, Asian and Middle Eastern Languages and Literatures

Assistant Professor, Japanese Language, Literature, and Culture

Institution Type:   College / University
Location:   New Hampshire, United States
Position:   Assistant Professor

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Recent Reviews

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)

Author: 
Arjun Subramaniam
Reviewer: 
Manjeet S. Pardesi

Pardesi on Subramaniam, 'India's Wars: A Military History, 1947-1971'

Arjun Subramaniam. India's Wars: A Military History, 1947-1971. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 2017. 576 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-68247-241-5.

Reviewed by Manjeet S. Pardesi (Victoria University of Wellington) Published on H-Asia (July, 2018) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

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CFP: Panel for ICAS 11 in Leiden, 16-19 July 2019

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Dear colleagues,

My name is Mo Tian, a scholar with a background in social and political history of modern East Asian societies. I would like to put together a panel for the 11th International Convention of Asian Scholars (ICAS) in Leiden, Netherlands, 16-19 July, 2019.

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report for H-Announce: 6 August - 13 August

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