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Position, Assistant Professor - Gender in East Asia, University of Toronto-Scarborough

From H-Net Job Guide: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=49695

University of Toronto-Scarborough, Department of Historical and Cultural Studies

Assistant Professor, Gender in East Asia

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

Position, Visiting Lecturer/Assistant Professor in East Asian History, Skidmore College

From H-Net Job Guide: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=49678

Skidmore College - Department of History

Visiting Instructor or Visiting Assistant Professor in East Asian History

Institution Type:    College / University
Location:    New York, United States
Position:    Instructor, Non-Tenure Track Faculty

Position, Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Japanese, Columbia University

From H-Net Job Guide: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=49625

Columbia University - Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Japanese

Institution Type:    College / University
Location:    New York, United States
Position:    Director, Lecturer

Position, Postdoctoral Fellowships in the study of China, University of Michigan

From H-Net Job Guide: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=49704

University of Michigan - Lieberthal-Rogel Center for Chinese Studies

Postdoctoral Fellowships in the study of China

Institution Type:    College / University
Location:    Michigan, United States
Position:    Post-Doctoral Fellow

Position, Associate Professor of Chinese Studies, College of William and Mary

From H-Net Job Guide: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=49691

College of William and Mary - Department of Modern Languages

Associate Professor in Chinese Language, Literature, and Culture

Institution Type:    College / University
Location:    Virginia, United States
Position:    Associate Professor

Position, Professor of Chinese Literature and Culture (open rank), Brown University

From H-Net Job Guide: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=49699

Brown University - Department of East Asian Studies

Professor of Chinese Literature & Culture, Open Rank

Institution Type:    College / University
Location:    Rhode Island, United States
Position:    Tenure Track Faculty

Call for paper: Panel on “Overlapping cosmologies and cosmographies in Pre-mordern Asia” (Asian Studies, Tokyo, Japan, Jun 20-21, 2015)

ASCJ 2015: Panel on “Overlapping cosmologies and cosmographies in Pre-mordern Asia”, at the Nineteenth Asian Studies Conference Japan (ASCJ)

 

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Recent Reviews

Author: 
Kaveh Yazdani
Reviewer: 
Monish Borah

Borah on Yazdani, 'India, Modernity and the Great Divergence: Mysore and Gujarat (17th to 19th C.)'

Kaveh Yazdani. India, Modernity and the Great Divergence: Mysore and Gujarat (17th to 19th C.). Leiden: Brill Academic Publishers, 2017. xxxii + 669 pp. $246.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-90-04-33079-5.

Reviewed by Monish Borah (University of California- Irvine) Published on H-Asia (June, 2019) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Author: 
Julia Anne Stephens
Reviewer: 
David Gilmartin

Gilmartin on Stephens, 'Governing Islam: Law, Empire, and Secularism in South Asia'

Julia Anne Stephens. Governing Islam: Law, Empire, and Secularism in South Asia. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018. xiii + 220 pp. $28.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-316-62628-3.

Reviewed by David Gilmartin (North Carolina State University) Published on H-Asia (May, 2019) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Author: 
Syed Akbar Hyder, Bhagavan,Manu (eds.)
Reviewer: 
S. Akbar Zaidi

Zaidi on Hyder and Bhagavan, 'Hidden Histories'

Syed Akbar Hyder, Bhagavan,Manu (eds.). Hidden Histories. New Delhi: Primus Books, 2018. 328 pp. $64.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-93-8655284-6.

Reviewed by S. Akbar Zaidi (Columbia University) Published on H-Asia (April, 2019) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=53364

Recent Threads

CfP: International Workshop "China and the West: Reconsidering Chinese Reverse Glass Painting" (Romont, Switzerland)

The Vitrocentre and Vitromusée Romont are pleased to announce the Call for Papers for an international workshop on Chinese reverse glass painting and related research fields including other media to be held at the museum in Romont, Switzerland on February 14–16, 2020.