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[Taiwan Studies Workshop] Settlers/Brokers/Citizens: The Taiwanese and the Development of the Ishigaki Pineapple Industry, 1930s to 1970s

Taiwan Studies Workshop 

Settlers/Brokers/Citizens:
The Taiwanese and the Development of the Ishigaki Pineapple Industry, 1930s to 1970s

Catherine Tsai, Ph.D. Candidate
Harvard University

4:00-5:15 PM (PST) Thursday,
February 9, 2023

Zoom link: https://tinyurl.com/px6m6yrt

NEW BOOK: The Future of China's Past: Reflections on the Meaning of China’s Rise

I would like to mention my new book, which may be of interest to some of you:

The Future of China's Past

Reflections on the Meaning of China’s Rise

By Albert Welter

SUNY series in Chinese Philosophy and Culture  

Hardcover : 9781438491677, 174 pages, January 2023

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Author: 
Daniel Barish
Reviewer: 
Emily Mokros

Mokros on Barish, 'Learning to Rule: Court Education and the Remaking of the Qing State, 1861–1912'

Daniel Barish. Learning to Rule: Court Education and the Remaking of the Qing State, 1861–1912. Studies of the Weatherhead East Asian Institute Series. New York: Columbia University Press, 2022. xiii + 257 pp.

Author: 
Stan BH. Minh Tan-Tangbau
Reviewer: 
Francis R. Bradley

Bradley on Tan-Tangbau, 'Playing Jazz in Socialist Vietnam: Quyền Văn Minh and Jazz in Hà Nội'

Stan BH. Minh Tan-Tangbau. Playing Jazz in Socialist Vietnam: Quyền Văn Minh and Jazz in Hà Nội. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2021. 320 pp. $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4968-3633-5; $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4968-3634-2

Author: 
Pratyay Nath
Reviewer: 
Divya Cherian

Cherian on Nath, 'Climate of Conquest: War, Environment, and Empire in Mughal North India'

Pratyay Nath. Climate of Conquest: War, Environment, and Empire in Mughal North India. United Kingdom: Oxford University Press, 2019. xli + 325 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-949555-9.

Reviewed by Divya Cherian (Princeton University) Published on H-Asia (October, 2022) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

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