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Position, Assistant Professor, Modern Japanese History, University of Southern California

For details, see https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=53724

University of Southern California, History
Assistant Professor, modern Japanese history

The History Department of the Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences at the University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA) is seeking a tenure track assistant professor of modern Japanese history.  A Ph.D. in relevant field of study is required at time of appointment.

TOC, International Journal of Chinese Education, 5.1 Special Issue (2016)

The latest issue of International Journal of Chinese Education is now available! Below, please find the table of contents and see the link for more information: http://booksandjournals.brillonline.com/content/journals/22125868/5/1

Volume 5.1, New Directions in Liberal Arts and Science Education in Asia, 2016

ISSN: 2212-585X E-ISSN: 2212-5868

Editors’ Note, by William C. Kirby and Marijk van der Wende, pp. 1–4

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Recent Reviews

Author: 
Gerald Prenderghast
Reviewer: 
Kate Imy

Imy on Prenderghast, 'Britain and the Wars in Vietnam: The Supply of Troops, Arms and Intelligence, 1945-1975'


Gerald Prenderghast. Britain and the Wars in Vietnam: The Supply of Troops, Arms and Intelligence, 1945-1975. Jefferson: McFarland, 2015. 328 pp. $49.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7864-9924-3.

Reviewed by Kate Imy (Rutgers)
Published on H-Asia (September, 2016)
Commissioned by Sumit Guha

Author: 
Akiko Takenaka
Reviewer: 
John Nelson

Nelson on Takenaka, 'Yasukuni Shrine: History, Memory, and Japan's Unending Postwar'


Akiko Takenaka. Yasukuni Shrine: History, Memory, and Japan's Unending Postwar. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 2015. 287 pp. $57.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8248-4678-7.

Reviewed by John Nelson
Published on H-Asia (August, 2016)
Commissioned by Douglas Slaymaker

Author: 
Latika Gupta
Reviewer: 
Usha Sanyal

Sanyal on Gupta, 'Education, Poverty and Gender: Schooling Muslim Girls in India'


Latika Gupta. Education, Poverty and Gender: Schooling Muslim Girls in India. Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge, 2015. 206 pp. $160.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-138-90084-4.

Reviewed by Usha Sanyal (Queens University of Charlotte)
Published on H-Asia (August, 2016)
Commissioned by Sumit Guha

Schooling Muslim Girls

Recent Threads

Position, Assistant Professor, Modern Japanese History, University of Southern California

For details, see https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=53724

University of Southern California, History
Assistant Professor, modern Japanese history

The History Department of the Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences at the University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA) is seeking a tenure track assistant professor of modern Japanese history.  A Ph.D. in relevant field of study is required at time of appointment.