University of Gothenburg seeks one or several senior lecturers in Chinese

2. February 2016 - 10:52

The position includes mainly teaching and supervision of students at first- and second-cycle level, in both freestanding courses and study programmes, on campus or online. In addition, the holder of the position will be expected to participate in the development of courses and study programmes, within the subject area and in adjacent fields. Research activities will also be required.

Wed 24 Feb, 2016

Justice: Socialist Core Values, Symbols, and Performance

1. February 2016 - 13:44

Justice is a complex idea to analyse in any system. In the People's Republic of China, Justice (公正 gongzheng) is not only a concept in moral philosophy, or political philosophy strictu sensu. Even more importantly, it is one of General Secretary Xi Jinping’s Twelve Socialist Core Values, and a key component of the morality and customs of society.

Wed 24 Feb, 2016 13:15 to 15:00

Seminar in Uppsala: Gender and the Rhetoric of Family Law Reforms in India

1. February 2016 - 13:26

Gender and the Rhetoric of Family Law Reforms in India

Venue: Centrum för genusvetenskap Villavägen 6, rum 13:11, Uppsala, Sweden.

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Thu 7 Apr, 2016 13:15

Seminar at the University of Oslo: Family and Gender in a Globalizing India

1. February 2016 - 13:18

This seminar explores the transformation of family and gender relations in contemporary India.

Venue: Senter for Utvikling og miljø (SUM), Sognsveien 68, seminarrom i fourth floor, Oslo, Norway.

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Thu 18 Feb, 2016 14:15 to 15:45

SASNET Seminar: Social Media and Democratic Participation: An Indian Experience

1. February 2016 - 13:06

Dr. M.S Harikumar from the Department of Communication and Journalism at University of Kerala, India, holds a SASNET seminar.

Wed 3 Feb, 2016 13:15 to 15:00

Book Exibition (Norwegian): Stemmer fra Øst - Bokutstilling

28. January 2016 - 13:16

Fri 22 Jan, 2016 to Fri 19 Feb, 2016

Call for Papers: Children, Family and Migration in East Asia

28. January 2016 - 12:26

Under conditions of economic globalization, migration across borders – whether international or internal – has become part of childhood experiences of many children in East Asia.

Tue 1 Mar, 2016

Call for Papers: 2016 Conference of the Nordic Association for the Study of Contemporary Japanese Society (NAJS).

28. January 2016 - 12:25

We invite paper proposals from scholars based in the Nordic region, Japan, and beyond on a broad set of topics related to Japanese society and culture, past and present, including politics and international relations, economy and business, sociology and anthropology, popular culture, literature, religion, and art.

Fri 5 Feb, 2016

Modernity in Common: Japan and World History

28. January 2016 - 12:23

Public guest lecture by Professor Carol Gluck, Columbia University.

The lecture is based on the dual assumption that just as one cannot tell the modern history of any society in isolation from the world, the history of the modern world can in fact be grasped from the vantage point of any place on the globe

The lecture is arranged by Asian Dynamics Initiative


Thu 3 Mar, 2016 10:30 to 12:30

Book launch, Jallad: Death Squads and State Terror in South Asia

28. January 2016 - 12:22

Extrajudicial execution, enforced disappearance and torture – these are the tools used by death squads across South Asia.

SASNET organizes this book launch of the book JALLAD: Death Squads and State Terror in South Asia, by Tasneem Khalil, Sweden based editor and publisher of Independent World Report, journal of human rights, and global politics.

Fri 12 Feb, 2016 15:00 to 17:00