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TOC Review of Religion and Chinese Society corrected link

The corrected link for Review of Religion and Chinese Society is http://booksandjournals.brillonline.com/content/journals/22143955

The full text of the first issue, including (among others) articles by Richard Madsen, Robert Weller, and an interview with the late Robert Bellah, is available for download at the site.

 

Position, Encyclopedia Britannica Project Manager and Editor (Chinese-language projects)

From H-Net Job Guide

https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=49026

Encyclopaedia Britannica, Core Editorial Project Manager and Editor, Chinese-language projects

Institution Type: Other
Location: Indiana, United States
Position: Editor

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

1. Work on Chinese-language editorial projects and products     80% 

Symposium: Is a war between great powers possible, with Christophe​r Coker

Dear friends: We would like to invite you to an evening lecture with Christopher Coker, Professor of International Relations at the London School of Economics, on "Is war between great powers still possible?" 

This is part of a symposium supported by the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Japan and organized by Andreas Herberg-Rothe.

Speaker 

CFP: The Architecture of Trade: 9th Savannah Symposium

This year, the Savannah Symposium investigates the Architecture of Trade and features keynote presentations from Nasser Rabbat, Ph.D, director of the Aga Khan Program in Islamic Architecture, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; and Michael Hudson, Ph.D., president of the Institute for the Study of Long-term Economic Trends and professor of economics, University of Missouri, Kansas City.

Conference: Mobility and Transformations: New Directions in the Study of the Mongol Empire

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, The Institute for Advanced Studies,   The ERC Project Mobility, Empire and Cross Cultural Contacts in Mongol Eurasia,  The Frieberg Center for East Asian Studies, and the Confucius Institute at the Hebrew University

Cordially invite you to attend

Mobility and Transformations: New Directions in the Study of the Mongol Empire

Joint Research Conference of the Institute for Advanced Studies and the Israel Science Foundation

Jerusalem, June 29-July 4, 2014

Organizers: Michal Biran & Kim Hodong

TOC: Frontiers of Business Research in China, Vol. 8 No. 2

TOC: Frontiers of Business Research in China, Vol. 8 No. 2

http://www.brill.com/frontiers-business-research-china

http://booksandjournals.brillonline.com/content/journals/16737431/8/2

Volume 8.2 of the journal Frontiers of Business Research in China is now available. Below is the table of contents for interested readers.

 

Articles

Conference: Mobility and Transformations: New Directions in the Study of the Mongol Empire

 
 

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, The Institute for Advanced Studies,  The ERC Project Mobility, Empire and Cross Cultural Contacts in Mongol Eurasia,  The Frieberg Center for East Asian Studies, and the Confucius Institute at the Hebrew University

Cordially invite you to attend

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Subscribe to H-Asia: Reviews

Recent Reviews

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

Recent Threads

CFP: Travel and Landscape in Japanese Literature, Art, and Culture at University of Iowa, April 4-6, 2019

Travel is Life, Travel is Home: Representing Travel and Landscape in Japanese Literature, Art, and Culture
April 4-6, 2019
University of Iowa, Iowa City IA

Deadline for proposals: December 10, 2018

Keynote: Meredith McKinney, visiting fellow at the Japan Center, Australian National University