Workshop convened by Ravinder Kaur and Nayanika Mathur Over the past two decades, a rich scholarship has emerged around the “everyday state” as an analytical category of social and political life. What has underpinned this approach was the idea that
Asia – a region that contains nuclear states, the second and third largest economies in the world, the largest global population – is on the move! The continent which has changed the most in the 21st century is Asia: be
On 16 may the Taiwan Resource Center for Chinese Studies (TRCCS) was officially inaugurated at the TORS Center of Knowledge at the Southern Campus of the University of Copenhagen. TRCCS is the result of a cooperation agreement between the National
We are very happy to announce the official opening of the Taiwan Resource Center for Chinese Studies (TRCCS) at the TORS Centre of Knowledge, Department of Cross-cultural and Regional Studies, University of Copenhagen, Denmark on Wednesday on 16 May. The
Now the 5th issue of Asia in Focus – a Nordic journal on Asia by early career researchers is out! In the first paper Therese Boje Mortensen necessarily puts international human rights conventions into a local context, and questions the normative acceptance
Huayu Language Enrichment Scholarship (HES) The purpose of HES is to encourage international students to undertake Huayu courses in the Republic of China (Taiwan); in order to provide them with opportunities to increase their understanding of Taiwanese culture and society,
The objective of the foundation is to enhance exchange of knowledge and understanding between Japan and the five Nordic countries. Financial support is granted to research, development, education and training within medicine, the humanities, social and natural sciences, technology and
The Board of the European Association for Chinese Studies is pleased to announce again the EACS Young Scholar Award (YSA). The purpose of this award is to encourage research in Chinese studies among young scholars, especially, but not exclusively, scholars
Det Norske Forsvarsdepartementet lyser ut en to års stilling som kinesisk språklig assistent ved Forsvarsattachékontoret i Beijing fra august 2018. Søknadsfrist: 1. januar Mer informasjon.
Save the dates for this year’s Afghanistan Week organized by Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO), which will take place 13.-15 March 2018. The programme of the week is yet to be announced, but follow this link for newest updates.