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Position, Assistant Professor in the History of East Asia, University of New Mexico

From H-Net Job Guide: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=49361

University of New Mexico - Albuquerque, History

Assistant Professor in the History of East Asia

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

Position, Assistant Professor of South Asia or Indian Ocean World History, Georgetown University

From H-Net Job Guide: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=49404

Georgetown University, History

South Asia or Indian Ocean World History

Institution Type:   College / University
Location:   District of Columbia, United States
Position:   Assistant Professor

Position, Assistant Professor of Islamic Studies, Washington University St. Louis

From H-Net Job Guide: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=49382

Washington University in St. Louis, Jewish, Islamic & Near Eastern Languages & Cultures

Assistant Professor, Islamic Studies

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

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report: 25 August 2014 to 1 September 2014

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 25 August
2014 to 1 September 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 AMERICAN HISTORY / STUDIES

NEAC grants - deadline Oct.1

The AAS Northeast Asia Council has a number of small grants available to support Japan and Korea-related research, workshops and conferences, acquisition of pedagogical materials, and inviting speakers from our Distinguished Speakers Bureau. The Fall grant deadline is October 1st. Please see the web pages below for further information.

http://www.asian-studies.org/grants/main.htm#NEAC-JAPAN

Webcast symposium: Landscapes of Sovereignty in Asia and the Pacific

 
 
October 21-22, 2014
 
The 2014 symposium of the ANU Research School of Asia and the Pacific will bring together a distinguished collection of scholars to discuss the meanings and practices of sovereignty from the past and the present, from the perspectives of state, society and business.

Call for Book Reviewers for TRaNS Journal: Trans-Regional and -National Studies of Southeast Asia

To list members

TRaNS has the following books for review. If you wish to review one of the books for the journal, kindly send an email to me at journal@sogang.ac.kr with a brief note on your research interests and mailing address.

TRaNS is an inter-disciplinary journal on the trans-regional and -national studies of Southeast Asia. It is based at the Institute for East Asian Studies, Sogang University in South Korea, and is published in English biannually by Cambridge University Press.

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Subscribe to H-Asia: Reviews

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)

Recent Threads

Lecture, "Bath to Baghdad," York Islamic Art Circle, October 4

“From Bath to Baghdad" York Islamic Art Circle
 
Catrin Jones (Holburne Museum) 
4th October 2018
6:30pm – 8pm
The Treehouse, Berrick Saul Building, University of York, YO10 5DD, UK
Open to all
 
Ellen Georgiana Tanner (1847-1937) was among the first British