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Basu on Kudaisya, 'A Republic in the Making: India in the 1950s'

Gyanesh Kudaisya. A Republic in the Making: India in the 1950s. India: Oxford University Press, 2017. 232 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-809855-3.

Reviewed by Subho Basu (McGill University) Published on H-Asia (February, 2019) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report for 11 February - 18 February

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The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 11 February 2019 to 18 February 2019. See the H-Net Job Guide website at for more information.


Journal of Global History articles on food history, member publication

The new issue of the Journal of Global History has a special section on food in global history, including two articles that will be of interest to many on H-Asia.
Penelope Franks, "Diet and the comparison of living standards across the Great Divergence: Japanese food history in an English mirror"

CFP: Living A Good Life:  Happiness, Mental Health, and Longevity in Asia 

Asia Pacific Perspectives, the open-access, peer-reviewed, interdisciplinary journal of the USF Center for Asia Pacific Studies is pleased to announce the call for papers for its next special issue, “Living A Good Life:  Happiness, Mental Health, and Longevity in Asia.” 

With this special issue, the Center aims to promote research and interdisciplinary academic exchange and discussion on issues related to happiness, mental health and longevity in Asia both historically and today.


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