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

From H-Net Job Guide: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=49561

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

From H-Net Job Guide: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=49565

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

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report: 8 September 2014 to 15 September 2014

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 8 September 2014 to 15 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

New Publication: Routledge Handbook of Sexuality Studies in East Asia

H-Asia readers may be interested in the newly-published Routledge Handbook of Sexuality Studies in East Asia, which surveys sexuality studies in China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Japan, North and South Korea, Mongolia and Vietnam. For further information, see <http://www.routledge.com/books/details/9780415639484/>. See the table of contents below.

Vera Mackie, University of Wollongong. <vera@uow.edu.au>

The Symposium on the Tibetan Book

We are pleased to announce the Symposium on the Tibetan Book will be held at the University of Virginia Thursday, November 6th, 2014 through Saturday, November 8th, 2014. The event will feature a keynote by Leonard van der Kuijp, several papers presented by contemporary scholars in the burgeoning field of Tibetan bibliography and paper analysis, and a workshop on Tibetan paper making given by James Canary. 

 

TOC: Latest Issue of Pacific Affairs (vol. 87, no. 3)

Pacific Affairs is pleased to announce the publication of its latest issue (Volume 87, No 3, September 2014). This is a Special Issue dedicated to the theme: "Context, Concepts and Comparison in Southeast Asian Studies." A list of all articles along with their abstracts, as well as a list of all book and film reviews in this issue, appears below.

 

Special Issue: Context, Concepts and Comparison in Southeast Asian Studies

Guest Editors: Mikko Huotari and Jürgen Rüland

 

Position, Assistant Professor of East Asia History, Northern State University

From H-Net Job Guide: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=49531

Northern State University

Assistant Professor, East Asia History

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

Northern State University invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor of History.

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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

Author: 
Santanu Das
Reviewer: 
Shrabani Basu

Basu on Das, 'India, Empire, and First World War Culture: Writings, Images, and Songs'

Santanu Das. India, Empire, and First World War Culture: Writings, Images, and Songs. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018. xxiii + 466 pp. $27.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-107-44159-0.

Reviewed by Shrabani Basu (Historian and journalist) Published on H-Asia (April, 2019) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

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