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

This international conference is jointly organized by the Asia Research Institute, National University of Singapore, and the Department of Sociology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong. Under conditions of economic globalization, migration across borders – whether international or internal – … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Caring for Elderly in Asia: Long-Term Care in the Familial Context

CFP | Caring for Elderly in Asia: Long-Term Care in the Familial Context CONVENORS Assoc Prof THANG Leng Leng Department of Japanese Studies, and Centre for Family and Population Research, National University of Singapore E | lengthang@nus.edu.sg Prof Wei-Jun Jean YEUNG … Continue reading

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Book Announcement: Gender and Law in the Japanese Imperium

Via University of Hawai’i Press. Gender and Law in the Japanese Imperium Editor: Burns, Susan L.; Brooks, Barbara J.; 312pp. December 2013 Cloth – Price: $45.00ISBN: 978-0-8248-3715-0 Beginning in the nineteenth century, law as practice, discourse, and ideology became a … Continue reading

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Book Announcement: Yokohama Yankee: My Family’s Five Generations as Outsiders in Japan

Leslie Helm Yokohama Yankee: My Family’s Five Generations as Outsiders in Japan Publisher: Chin Music Press Inc. (March 12, 2013) Paperback: 384 pages ISBN-10: 0984457666 ISBN-13: 978-0984457663 Leslie Helm’s decision to adopt Japanese children launches him on a personal journey … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Korean Family in Comparative Perspective, Post-doctoral Fellowship

ATTENTION: Koreanists AND East Asia Specialists with Comparative interests in the Koreas Institution: University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign, School of Literatures, Cultures, and Linguistics Location:   Illinois, United States Position:   Post-Doctoral Fellow The 5-year Korean Family in Comparative Perspective … Continue reading

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