Tag Archives: Japanese history

Fun Link Friday: Dahl’s Japan

With apologies for getting political, I just came across these English-language political cartoons from the Japan Times, and (if you are politically aligned with their positions) they are just wonderful. As his bio on the Japan Times website says, “Roger … Continue reading

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Book Announcement: Pacific Strife

Inter-regional histories are all the rage these days, and Pacific Strife: The Great Powers and their Political and Economic Rivalries in Asia and the Western Pacific, 1870-1914, by Kees van Dijk (Amsterdam University Press, 2015) is certainly that. Most historians, … Continue reading

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Resource: Digital Image Collections on Japan’s Constitution

The University of Michigan Digital Library Production Service (DLPS) has two interesting digital image resources from their Alfred Hussey Collection that are open to the public for education and research. The first is the Alfred Hussey Collection: Japan’s Constitution Slides: … Continue reading

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Job Opening: College Fellow in Pre-modern Japanese Humanities

Institution: Harvard University Location: Massachusetts, United States Position: Fellow Harvard’s Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations is seeking applications for a College Fellow in the study of pre-modern Japanese humanities.  The College Fellows Program at the Faculty of Arts … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Lecturer in Japanese History at UW Seattle

(cross-posted from PMJS) Institution: University of Washington Location: Seattle, WA Position:  Full- or Part-Time Lecturer in Japanese History (1- or 2-year appointment from September 16, 2015 to June 15, 2016 or June 15, 2017) Job Description: The Department of History … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Visiting Assistant Professor of Japanese History

Institution: Oberlin College Location: Ohio, United States Position: Visiting Assistant Professor The East Asian Studies Program and the Department of History at Oberlin College invite applications for a full-time non-continuing faculty position in the College of Arts and Sciences.  Appointment to … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Japanese History, University of Massachusetts-Amherst

Institution:       University of Massachusetts – Amherst Location:          Massachusetts, United States Position:          Tenure Track Assistant Professorship – Japanese History The Department of History in the College of Humanities and Fine Arts invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professorship in Japanese … Continue reading

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