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New Challenges for Maturing Democracies in Korea and Taiwan

New Challenges for Maturing Democracies in Korea and Taiwan

Written by Jonathan Sullivan. Larry Diamond and Gi-Wook Shin (eds.), (2014) New Challenges for Maturing Democracies in Korea and Taiwan (Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press). Taiwan and Korea share similar developmental trajectories and experiences of democratization and within comparative democratization research they have become comparators...

Jonathan Sullivan30 Jan 2015Leave a comment

Bridging Troubled Waters: China, Japan, and Maritime Order in the East China Sea

Bridging Troubled Waters: China, Japan, and Maritime Order in the East China Sea

Written by Martin Šturdík James Manicom. Bridging Troubled Waters: China, Japan, and Maritime Order in the East China Sea. Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press. 2014. ISBN: 978-1-62616-035-4. James Manicom analyzes the history and current situation of the disputes concerning the East China Sea, a salient aspect of the China–Japan...

Martin Lavicka30 Jan 2015Leave a comment

The Compendium of Chinese Woodblock New Year Prints

The Compendium of Chinese Woodblock New Year Prints

Written by Lucie Olivová Feng Jicai ed. ZHONGGUO MUBAN NIAHUA JICHENG. 22+ volumes 冯骥才主编 «中国木版年画集成» Beijing: Zhonghua shuji 中华书局, 2004 – open [The Compendium of Chinese Woodblock New Year Prints] is not the title of a single volume, but of a series compiled and edited by the Feng Jicai Institute of...

Martin Lavicka28 Jan 2015Leave a comment

Conference on Religions and Politics in Contemporary Chinese Societies

Conference on Religions and Politics in Contemporary Chinese Societies

Organizers: EU project CHINET, reg. no.: CZ.1.07/2.3.00/20.0152, Department of Asian Studies, Palacký University Olomouc & Department for the Study of Religions, Masaryk University Brno Conference venue: Art Centre (Konvikt), Palacký University Olomouc, Univerzitní 3, Olomouc, Czech Republic Conference dates: April 2 – 4,...

Martin Lavicka18 Jan 201510 comments

Studying the Chinese Media

Studying the Chinese Media

Written by Jonathan Sullivan. In the School of Contemporary Chinese Studies at the University of Nottingham I teach an upper level undergraduate class on the Chinese media. It seeks to cover historical developments, reforms and relevant ways of theorizing about the major broadcast and print media (in addition to the internet, which I will write...

Jonathan Sullivan16 Jan 2015Leave a comment

Media in China, China in the Media

Media in China, China in the Media

Written by Jonathan Sullivan. Media in China, China in the Media: Processes, Strategies, Images and Identities. Adina Zemanek (Ed.). Krakow: Jagiellonian University Press, 2014. China’s economic engagement extends to all corners of the globe, bringing a variety of Chinese actors into contact with people in locales where a Chinese presence has...

Jonathan Sullivan16 Jan 2015Leave a comment

India in the Chinese Imagination: Myth, Religion, and Thought

India in the Chinese Imagination: Myth, Religion, and Thought

Written by Malcolm McNeill. JOHN KIESCHNICK and MEIR SHAHAR, eds., India in the Chinese Imagination: Myth, Religion, and Thought. Encounters with Asia. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2013. viii, 352 pages. $65.00/£42.50. ISBN: 978-0-8122-4560-8. This volume offers a range of insightful approaches to China’s reception of Indian...

Thomas Jansen13 Jan 2015Leave a comment

Screen of Kings. Royal Art and Power in Ming China.

Screen of Kings. Royal Art and Power in Ming China.

Written by Jakub Hrubý Clunas, Craig. 2013. Screen of Kings. Royal Art and Power in Ming China. London: Reaktion Books. ISBN: 978-1-78023-103-7. $ 57. The reviewed book represents a highly successful attempt to revise our understanding of the role of the imperial kin during the Ming dynasty and the functioning of Ming society as a whole. Even...

Martin Lavicka05 Jan 2015Leave a comment

Lectures by Allison R. Miller and Jan Vihan

Lectures by Allison R. Miller and Jan Vihan

Department of Asian Studies, Faculty of Arts, Palacký University Olomouc and project CHINET would like to cordially invite you to two lectures: Allison R. Miller, Ph.D. Department of Art and Art History, Southwestern University A Retreat from Naturalism: Re-thinking the Terracotta Warriors of the Han Thursday, January 8, 2015, 10:30 – 12:00,...

Martin Lavicka31 Dec 2014Leave a comment

Three Hurdles to Realize a Collective Security Arrangement in Japan

Three Hurdles to Realize a Collective Security Arrangement in Japan

Written by Martin Šturdík Mitsuaki Kojima. Foreign Policy Journal. Three Hurdles to Realize a Collective Security Arrangement in Japan. June 30, 2014. Available online at: http://www.foreignpolicyjournal.com/2014/06/30/three-hurdles-to-realize-a-collective-security-arrangement-in-japan/2/ East Asia is a region where the world’s most powerful...

Martin Lavicka11 Dec 2014Leave a comment

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23 May 2016 / Norbert Francis

Yes, this was an interesting study by Chang and Lu of bilingualism and perceptions of the ...

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I just want to echo Gary's comments and to alert to readers who may be interested in Routl...

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