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CFP (conference): Southeastern Regional Conference of the Association of Asian Studies

From H-Net Announcement: http://www.h-net.org/announce/group.cgi?type=CFPs&group=2Southeastern Regional Conference of the Association of Asian Studies

Location: Virginia, United States
Call for Papers Date: 2014-10-31 (in 18 days)
Date Submitted: 2014-10-07
Announcement ID: 216936

CFP deadline approaching (conference): submission of papers for International Conference Buddhism & Australia 2015

From H-Net Announcement: http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=216987

Deadline approaching: submission of papers for International Conference Buddhism & Australia 2015

Location: Australia
Call for Papers Date: 2014-11-25
Date Submitted: 2014-10-08
Announcement ID: 216987

The IC Buddhism & Australia is pleased to invite abstracts for panel sessions and individual papers for the 4th International Conference Buddhism & Australia.

CFP: 3rd Annual Korea University Korean History Graduate Student Conference

From H-Net Announcement: http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=216995

H-Net Announcement [Call for Papers] By Korea University - 3rd Annual Korea University Korean History Graduate Student Conference

Location: Korea, South
Call for Papers Date: 2014-12-31
Date Submitted: 2014-10-09
Announcement ID: 216995

3rd Annual Korea University Korean History Graduate Student Conference:

Incorporating Different Perspectives on Korean History

Korea University, Seoul, South Korea

Conference Announcement--South Korea's Rise: Perspectives from Social Sciences and Humanities

From H-Net Announcements: http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=216928

South Korea's Rise: Perspectives from Social Sciences and Humanities

Location: Wisconsin, United States
Conference Date: 2014-11-20
Date Submitted: 2014-10-07
Announcement ID: 216928

CFP: Opening Conference: 'Modern India in the German Archives'

Call for Papers:

Opening Conference 'Modern India in German Archives’

Date: January 30-31, 2015.

Venue: Humboldt-University Berlin, Department of South Asia Studies, Institute of Asian and African Studies, Invalidenstr. 118.

Deadline: November 15, 2014.

Organizers: Centre for Modern Indian Studies, Göttingen; Institute of Asian and African Studies, Berlin; Zentrum Moderner Orient, Berlin.

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Recent Reviews

Author: 
Gyanesh Kudaisya
Reviewer: 
Subho Basu

Basu on Kudaisya, 'A Republic in the Making: India in the 1950s'

Gyanesh Kudaisya. A Republic in the Making: India in the 1950s. India: Oxford University Press, 2017. 232 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-809855-3.

Reviewed by Subho Basu (McGill University) Published on H-Asia (February, 2019) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Author: 
Avinash Paliwal
Reviewer: 
Waheguru Sidhu

Sidhu on Paliwal, 'My Enemy's Enemy: India in Afghanistan from the Soviet Invasion to the US Withdrawal'

Avinash Paliwal. My Enemy's Enemy: India in Afghanistan from the Soviet Invasion to the US Withdrawal. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. 400 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-068582-9.

Reviewed by Waheguru Sidhu (New York University) Published on H-Asia (February, 2019) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Author: 
Upinder Singh
Reviewer: 
Caleb Simmons

Simmons on Singh, 'Political Violence in Ancient India'

Upinder Singh. Political Violence in Ancient India. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2017. 616 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-97527-9.

Reviewed by Caleb Simmons (University of Arizona) Published on H-Asia (January, 2019) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

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Position, Tenure-Track Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Professor, International Development or Asia-Pacific Studies, National Chengchi University

For details, see https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=58297

National Chengchi University, Graduate Institute of Development Studies

Tenure-Track Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Professor, International Development or Asia-Pacific Studies

CFP: The Journal of Northeast Asian History, Vol.16, 2019

Dear Colleagues,
The Northeast Asian History Foundation continues to expand its interaction with scholars specializing in Asian history and related fields outside East Asia. The Foundation is also strengthening its ties with leading institutions and scholars by encouraging interdisciplinary and comparative approaches to research on geopolitical, cultural, educational, and other issues in East Asia.

CFP: International conference - Buddhism and Technology: Historical Background and Contemporary Challenges

International conference - Buddhism and Technology: Historical Background and Contemporary Challenges

 UBC, September 20-22, 2019

The organizing committee for the international conference on “Buddhism and Technology: Historical Background and Contemporary Challenges” cordially invites the submission of related papers.