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JOURNAL> New issue of the Journal of the International Association of Buddhist Studies (35/1-2 2012 [2013])

Dear colleagues,

A new issue of the Journal of the International Association of Buddhist Studies (ISSN 0193-600X ) is available.

The table of contents is given below, as well as on the JIABS website:

http://journals.ub.uni-heidelberg.de/index.php/jiabs/index

The JIABS website offers access to tables of contents of all issues of the journal; full article PDFS are made available for free download five years after their appearance in print.

JOURNAL> Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies - Volume 77 - Issue 02 - June 2014

Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies
Volume 77 - Issue 02 - June 2014

The Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies is the leading interdisciplinary journal on Asia, Africa and the Near and Middle East. It carries unparalleled coverage of the languages, cultures and civilisations of these regions from ancient times to the present. Publishing articles, review articles, notes and communications of the highest academic standard, it also features an extensive and influential reviews section.

JOB> Lector in Tibetan Studies, University of Hamburg (Wangchuk)

Dear Colleagues,

Please note the following advertisement of a permanent position (0.75) for a lector in Tibetan Studies at the University of Hamburg. The deadline for submitting the applications is July 3, 2014. The application should be sent in both electronic form (to dorji.wangchuk@uni-hamburg.de) and as hardcopy to: Prof.

WORKSHOP> Ancient Central Asian Networks at Ruhr-University Bochum

Workshop on

Ancient Central Asian Networks. Rethinking the Interplay of Religions, Art and Politics across the Tarim Basin (5th–10th c.)

June 24th–26th 2014 at Ruhr-University Bochum.

Organizers: Erika Forte (Ruhr-University Bochum), Christoph Anderl (Ghent University) and Carmen Meinert (Ruhr-University Bochum)

This workshop is organized by the Käte Hamburger Kolleg “Dynamics in the History of Religions between Asia and Europe.”

RESOURCE> AAUP Rebukes Colleges for Chinese [Confucius] Institutes

[Forwarded from H-Asia]


AAUP (American Association of University Professors) criticizes the
Confucius Institutes project. See below -- not sure if this will mean more real debate, or simply that the could-have-been debate will continue to be buried and silenced in even more money.

--at the AAUP website:

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