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Job Opening: Postdoctoral Fellowship, International Affairs

Institution:       Harvard University Location:          Massachusetts, United States Position:          Doctoral Fellow, Post-Doctoral Fellow, 2 years The Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies The Harvard Academy Scholars Program 2015-2016 The Academy Scholars Program identifies and supports outstanding scholars … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Head of International and Area Studies, University of California, Berkeley

Institution:   University of California – Berkeley, University of California, Berkeley Libraries Location:   California, United States Position:   Librarian, Head of International & Area Studies University of California, Berkeley Head of International & Area Studies Doe/Moffitt Libraries Hiring range: … Continue reading

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Book Announcement: Illustrated Guide to Hawaii’s Japanese Buddhist Temples

http://www.uhpress.hawaii.edu/p-8767-9780824836795.aspx Tanabe, George J.; Tanabe, Willa Jane Japanese Buddhist Temples in Hawaii 256pp. October 2012 Paper – Price: $22.99ISBN: 978-0-8248-3679-5 Cloth – Price: $45.00ISBN: 978-0-8248-3663-4 363 color illus. A Latitude 20 Book Upon entering a Japanese Buddhist temple in Hawai‘i, … Continue reading

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Japanese Studies: we have a problem—in theory

There are plenty of stereotypes about graduate students, but one of the most persistent images is that of the intellectual snob. Using obscure words in everyday conversations, sprinkling buzzwords into explanations in class, and name-dropping the scholars or theorists they’ve … Continue reading

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Job opening: Post-Doctoral Fellowship in International and Area Studies

Washington University in St. Louis, International and Area Studies Location:   Missouri, United States Position:   Post-Doctoral Fellow The International and Area Studies Program at Washington University in St. Louis invites applications from recent Ph.D.s in any relevant discipline to participate in … Continue reading

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