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Book Announcement: The History of Japanese Psychology: Global Perspectives, 1875–1950

The History of Japanese Psychology: Global Perspectives, 1875–1950, by Brian J. McVeigh, Bloomsbury Press, 2017. During the late-nineteenth and early-twentieth centuries the individual became the basic, self-contained unit of society whose interior life was increasingly privileged.  This “inward turn” resonated with … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Research Associate, Japanese History, Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf

Institution: Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf Location: Germany Position: Doctoral Fellow The Department of Modern Japanese Studies at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf invites applications for the position of Research Associate in Modern Japanese History (75%, EG 13 TV-L on the German public service scale) to … Continue reading

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Resource: Japanese Archaeology and Cultural Heritage

For those looking for more educational resources to use in the classroom, today we’ll briefly introduce a resource developed by the Sainsbury Institute for the Study of Japanese Arts and Cultures with sponsorship from Hitachi: The Online Resource for Japanese Archaeology and … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Visiting Assistant Professor or Instructor, History, Western Washington University

Institution Type: College / University Location: Washington, United States Position: Visiting Assistant Professor One-Year Visiting Assistant Professor or Instructor – Japan Department of History Position/Salary: One-year Visiting Assistant Professor or Instructor of History beginning on September 16, 2018, through June 15, 2019. … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Lecturer, East Asian History

Special Information This is a non-tenure track, full-time, benefit eligible, academic year appointed position on the Flagstaff Mountain campus beginning Fall 2018.  The position could be renewed on a year-to-year basis contingent upon performance, departmental needs and availability of university … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Visiting Assistant Professor of Asian History

The History Department of the College of Charleston invites applications for a visiting assistant professorship in History to begin the Fall semester of 2018.  Position is for one year. The successful candidate will teach one course per semester in area … Continue reading

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Resource: Dietrich Seckel’s Photo Archive (1936-1942)

Those interested in everyday life in Japan during World War II may be interested in the University of Heidelberg’s digital archive of photographs by German art historian Dietrich Seckel. Credited as one of the leading figures in establishing art historical … Continue reading

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