It is with sadness that the EACS has to announce that its former President, Glen Dudbridge, passed away on 5 February 2017. Trained as a sinologist at Cambridge (PhD 1967), he became Professor of Chinese at Cambridge from 1985 to 1989, and then at Oxford until 2005, where he became Shaw Professor in 1993. A specialist in Chinese literature and religious culture of China, he also taught at Yale University, University of California at Berkeley, Beijing Normal University, and the Chinese University of Hong Kong.
Europe-Asia Studies is the principal academic journal in the world focusing on the history and current political, social and economic affairs of the countries of the former communist blocs of the Soviet Union, Eastern Europe and Asia. We are continually seeking to make sure that the wide scope of the journal is represented, not just […]
Prague, Czech Republic
1-8th Jul 2017
Iran’s nuclear program, North Korea, global warming, the world financial crisis, America’s budget deficit, Taiwan, oil prices and efforts to eradicate piracy near Somalia – what do all these issues have in common? The answer is that, to a lesser or greater extent, China is involved. Whether one likes it or not, the People’s Republic of China is becoming an economic and political powerhouse and the world’s second most powerful country after the United States.
6-12th Aug 2017
Deadline: 1st Aug 2016
International Congress on Traditional Asian Medicines (ICTAM IX), to be held at the University of Kiel, Germany 6-12 August
2017. ICTAM is the leading international conference on the study of Asian medicine, and is organized every three or four years by the International
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