Postdoctoral Researcher in Japanese History

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University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam School of Historical Studies
Postdoctoral Researcher in Japanese History

The Freedom of the Streets Research Project is looking for a:

Postdoctoral researcher, 30 months, 0.7 FTE, Amsterdam/Tokyo. Project sponsored by the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO)

This postdoctoral project will reconstruct women’s use of urban space in the biggest city in the early modern world: Edo. It aims to enlighten the gendering of urban space during Edo’s transformation from a castle town to O-Edo, the Great City of commoners. It is one of five closely-related projects, which together aim to systematically analyse the gendering of urban space in pre-modern Eurasia.

 
Website:     http://www.freedomofthestreets.org
Posting Date:     05/16/2018
Closing Date     06/04/2018