Over the past several decades, scholarship has challenged the traditional association between monarchies and pre-modern politics. Works by Takashi Fujitani and Maurizio Peleggi, for example, have explored some of the ways in which Asian monarchies responded to global changes and refashioned imperial authority for the modern era. This panel intends to build on these foundational works to explore the relationship between monarchies, imperial authority, and the development of modern nation-states in Asia.
Alcohol and Drugs in History Society 2019 Conference
Baoshan Campus of Shanghai University
13-16 June 2019
The 2019 Alcohol and Drugs in History Society conference takes its cue from recent shifts in attitudes towards, and understandings of, intoxicants and psychoactive substances to explore the drivers of change throughout history in ideas about, and actions on, such materials.
ICLRL 2019: International Conference in Labor Relations & Law
Labor Relations and Law in Southeast Asia: Compensation, Benefits & Productivity
The Department of the History of Medicine at Johns Hopkins, founded in 1927 by William H. Welch, is accepting applications for its PhD program, for matriculation in the Fall of 2019. Our PhD students are fully funded for five years and are very competitive for academic jobs, museum work, and other related areas. We have expertise in African, East Asian, European, and American history, from the Pre-modern era to the present,
For the International Congress of Asian Studies, in Leiden - 11th-19th July 2019 - we are inviting 3 to 4 scholars to make a contribution and examine how societal attitudes to nature, considered – or not– as the property of man (the Anthropocene) are expressed in philosophy and art in Asia and Europe and how the concept of ha
DGA Conference on Contemporary Asia
Asia: Global Challenges, Regional Conflicts, and National Logics
Würzburg, April 3-5, 2019
Dear AAS Members Interested in Korea,
What is Next in North Korea: Denuclearization and the DPRK Regime
- September 20, 2018
- 4:00pm - 5:30pm
- 1921 East Hartford Avenue, Milwaukee, WI, 6, United States
- Letters & Sciences
International political efforts to transform the Democratic People’s Republic of North Korea (DPRK) from a regime shrouded in secrecy to a fledgling democracy are considered daunting but necessary by political experts.
In the words of leading politicians and political scientists, North Korea is all of these things:
Rethinking the Life and Work of Nagasawa Rosetsu
University of Zurich, Switzerland
October 20-21, 2018