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Kemalism

The founder of modern Turkey, Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, came to power in 1923 with a radical and wide-ranging programme of reforms, known collectively as Kemalism. This philosophy – which included adopting a western alphabet and securing a secular...

Literary meeting with Amit Chaudhuri

CEIAS - LibraryDiwan Wilson -  "In Conversation with Amit Chaudhuri"Amit Chaudhuri discusses his writing, his latest books and more with Tirthankar Chanda Amit Chaudhuri (born 15 May 1962) is a novelist, poet, essayist, literary critic,...

Buddhism and Violence in Medieval Japan : The Ideological Context

Conference  Mikael Adolphson, University of Cambridge4 April 2019, 11:00-13:00The role of religious institutions and monastics in the violent world of medieval Japan has long befuddled later observers. Seemingly at odds with the precepts of...

Male Family Caregiver’s Well-being: Balancing Work and Elderly Care in contemporary Japan

Conference Hiroko UMEGAKI (Sciences Po) "Male Family Caregiver’s Well-being:  Balancing Work and Elderly Care in contemporary Japan"28 March 2019, 11:00-13:00Rapid demographic ageing of industrialised countries makes problems related...

Xing

Professor Xiangdong Xing is currently Distinguished Professor and Changjiang Scholar at Shaanxi Normal University, where he also heads the Language Resource Development Research Center. He obtained his PhD degree from Shandong University (2000), and...

Online platform "Academic Pathways Across Countries" (APAC)

The "Academic Pathways Across Countries" (APAC) is a pilot project funded by the European Research Council (ERC) led by the team around Professor J. Angermuller at the University of Warwick - United Kingdom and École des Hautes Études en...

Changing border landscapes in East Asia: The cases of Kinmen (Taiwan) and West Sea 5 Islands (Korea)

ConferencePark, Bae-Gyoon, professeur invité de l’EHESS"Changing border landscapes in East Asia: The cases of Kinmen (Taiwan) and West Sea 5 Islands (Korea)"29 March 2019, 10:00-12:00, Maison de l’Asie, 22 avenue du président Wilson, Paris 16e....

Nagaoka

Shinsuke Nagaoka is an Associate Professor at the Graduate School of Asian and African Area Studies, Kyoto University, Japan. He was a visiting researcher at the Islamic Research and Training Institute at the Islamic Development Bank (2010...

Nagaoka

Shinsuke Nagaoka is an Associate Professor at the Graduate School of Asian and African Area Studies, Kyoto University, Japan. He was a visiting researcher at the Islamic Research and Training Institute at the Islamic Development Bank (2010...

Hatzimoysis

Anthony Hatzimoysis specializes in the Philosophy of Emotions. He has held academic posts at the University College London, the University of Manchester, and Massachusetts Institute of Technology; he is Associate Professor of Contemporary Philosophy...

Buskens

Léon Buskens holds a chair for Law and Culture in Muslim societies at Leiden University and is director of the Netherlands Institute in Morocco (NIMAR). His research is about Islamic law and society, and the anthropology of Muslim societies, with a...

Vinken

Prof. Dr. Barbara Vinken, Ph.D., has been Professor for French and Comparative Literature at  LMU Munich (Germany) since 2004. Her  main areas of research are the Renaissance, the French Novel from the 18th to the 20th Century,...