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Asian Futures, Asian Traditions

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Published by University of Hawaii Press .
Written in English

  • Asian studies,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Asia - General,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Customs & Traditions,
  • Ethnic Studies - Asian American Studies,
  • ASIA,
  • Congresses,
  • Culture and globalization,
  • Manners and customs

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages460
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9498631M
    ISBN 101901903168
    ISBN 109781901903164

    South Asian Review, Vol. 36, No. 2, Reimagining Transnational Identities in Lahiri’s The Namesake Binod Paudyal University of Utah Abstract: This essay demonstrates that Jhumpa Lahiri’s The Namesake goes beyond conventional wisdom about immigrant experiences in so far as it explores how the South Asian diaspora participates in transnational connections, shaping and transforming . The conference will bring together graduate students who are interested in the different life-stages of traditions and canons, and in the work of agents who participate in shaping, carrying, maintaining, and expanding them. Thus, it will participate in ongoing scholarship on the construction of South Asian traditions, identities, and communities. May 01,  · Also, Asian Economic Systems has a secondary goal. It provides the tools needed for training students in how to apply microeconomic, macroeconomic and financial principles to practical issues of systems and policies. The book focuses on East and Southeast Asia. Ervin Laszlo, twice nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize, is editor of the international periodical World Futures: The Journal of General Evolution and Chancellor-Designate of the newly formed GlobalShift University. He is the founder and president of the international think tanks the Club of Budapest and the General Evolution Research Group and the author of 83 books translated into 21 languages.

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Asian Futures, Asian Traditions is a collection of conference papers by scholars of Asian Studies, who explore the topics of continuity and change in Asian societies through essays in history, politics, gender studies, language, literature, film, performance and music.

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A provocative examination of how the great religious traditions can remain relevant in modern times by incorporating scientific truths learned about human nature over the last century. A single purpose lies at the heart of all the great religious traditions: awakening to the 4/5(79).

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Asian Futures, Asian Traditions. Folkestone. Global Oriental Ltd, Stock ID # pp, appendix, index, dustjacket. Focuses on the global challenges, combined with an increasing interest in re-examining important socio-economic, political and cultural issues of Asia's past, as well as any 'historic' mythology that may be at play.

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Australian and South Asian futures texts Tony Stevenson C. Birch, Confronting the Future-Au5tralia and the World: The Next Hundred Years (Ringwood, Victoria, Penguin, ) Almost two decades ago, the biologist Charles Birch warned in lay terms of the consequences of Author: Tony Stevenson.

Ink Knows No Borders By Alyssa Raymond & Patrice Vecchione Published by Seven Stories Press ISBN Age Range: 12+ Find a copy at Asian Traditions book | IndieBound | B&N | Worldcat “This symphony of poetry is a necessary series of bruises and balms that will comfort those who have endured, uplift those who continue to struggle, and educate others.” —Kirkus Reviews Description This.

The Asian urban landscape contains nearly half of the planet's inhabitants and more than half of its slum population living in some of its oldest and densest cities. It encompasses some of the world's oldest civilizations and colonizations, and today contains some of the world's fastest growing cities and economies.

As such Asian cities create concomitant imagery – polarizations of poverty. Roy Starrs (born ) is a British-Canadian scholar of Japanese literature and culture who teaches at the University of Otago in New has written critical studies of the major Japanese writers Yasunari Kawabata, Naoya Shiga, Osamu Dazai, and Yukio Mishima, and edited books on Asian nationalism (especially ethnic nationalism, religious nationalism, and cultural nationalism Asian Traditions book control: BNF: cb (data).

Mar 31,  · It is not a question of Asian ascendancy but of how that ascendancy will be expressed that lies at the heart of futures thinking for Asia. Asian futures, and the traditions that inform them, are first framed though the biographies of two thinkers engaged in Author: Marcus Bussey.

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The U.S. Government Publishing Office invites you to celebrate Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month by showcasing the achievements and cultural traditions of Asian Americans. In this blog post, the U.S.

Government Bookstore will feature a few curated titles from our Asian resources collection. In this collection, you will find an assortment of publications about foreign policy. The Futures of Asian Cultures.

Bangkok, UNESCO, The best book on Asian futures with contributing articles from Ashis Nandy, Susantha Goonatilake, Zia Sardar, Yogesh Atal, and others. An analysis of the impact of the West on Asia at global and personal levels.

Her current book project examines Arab decolonial theory within the context of south-south philosophies of liberation and decolonization. She is a Principal Investigator on Afro-Asian Futures Past. Her research and teaching center on non-western traditions of political theory, with a specific focus on sources from Africa and the Arab world.

literature, a dreaming session. Issue and festival alike are potential seedbeds for the futures of Asian American poetry. “Asian American” has always been an inelegant conglomeration, of peoples from all across the world, from nations and cultures too disparate to gather coherently, and equitably, together.

Asian Ethnology | 76/2 • susTainable fuTures for musiC CulTures is the rare edited volume that hangs togeth - er tightly from beginning to end, and where each chapter is structurally and themati - cally closely connected to the others despite analyzing wildly disparate traditions.

Envisioning the Asian New Flagship University is a thoughtful and stimulating book that critically examines how leading universities within the Asia-Pacific region are responding in a time of accelerated and uncertain book argues cogently for building a deeper understanding through a holistic and expansive framework that considers the many and diverse roles played by such.

This anthology brings togethere in convenient form a rich selection of Japanese poetry in traditional genres dating back from the earliest times to the twentieth century.

With more than 1, poems, it is the most varied and comprehensive selection of traditional Japanese poetry now available in English.

Ezra Pound called poetry the most concentrated form of verbal expression, and the great. 13 days ago · The European Union (EU) announced today it is preparing to support the Association of Southeast Asian Nations’ (ASEAN) Catalytic Green Finance Facility (ACGF) with €50 million ($ million) to help governments prepare and catalyze public and private financing for climate-friendly infrastructure projects across Southeast Asia.

Cultures of Memory in South Asia reconfigures European representations of India as a paradigmatic extension of a classical reading, which posits the relation between text and context in a determined explores the South Asian cultural response to European “textual” inheritances.

The main argument of this work is that the reflective and generative nodes of Indian cultural formations. Allen PM, 'Deconstructing the Diaspora:The Construction of Chinese-Indonesian Identity in post-Suharto Indonesia', Asian Futures, Asian Traditions, Global Oriental, Edwina Palmer (ed), Kent, pp.

ISBN () [Research Book Chapter] Tweet. The only defense against invented traditions and timeworn futures is to study the history of ideas. This book is partly an attempt to catalog the building-blocks of meaning and help you recognize them. There are surprisingly few genuinely different ideas about meaningness.

Timeworn futures just repackage a few, wrapped in shiny up-to-date branding. Oct 06,  · Asian cities have unconsciously followed this pattern. They have forgotten their own traditions where village life and community were central, where living with nature was important. Now they must [find] ways to create new futures, or continue to go along with the future being discarded elsewhere.

asian america. cold war international history project. the complete works of friedrich nietzsche. culture and economic life. cultural memory in the present. currencies: new thinking for financial times. the cultural lives of law. emerging frontiers in the global economy.

encountering traditions. globalization in everyday life. high reliability. This chapter argues that a similarity runs across the multiplicity of cultures in South Asia.

This is apparent in the literary response to the economic, political, and social situation in South Asia. For example, Kabir, the 16th century Bhakti poet, rejects communal and caste discriminations and expresses a specifically South Asian universalism of love and tolerance.

Sep 25,  · The generation now in its early-twenties will bring out the best British Asians have to offer. Britain should be delighted to embrace them as truly its own. Ziauddin Sardar's latest book, "Balti Britain: a Journey Through the British Asian Experience", is published by Granta Books (£20).

Jan 18,  · A few years back I was asked by a futures team from the Office of the Prime Minister of a North American nation to provide a report on the futures of Asia; specifically focused on social emerging issues. This report eventually became a book titled, Asia.

Afro-Latinx Futures, Vanessa K. Valdés, ed. The Afro-Latinx Futures series is committed to publishing scholarly monographs and edited collections that center Blackness and Afrolatinidad from a variety of theoretical and methodological perspectives in the humanities and social sciences.

Contemporary Art in Asia is a retrospective selection of those seminal essays by theorists, curators, and art historians that over the past two decades have given voice to the exponential rise of Asia's art, an accelerating process of cultural counterpoint that in itself brings legitimacy to the very concept of Asian art.

Roger T. Ames. traditions, Western to Chinese to Ayurvedic. An Asian union would emerge and the geopolitical fault lines that currently are the basis for conflict throughout Asia would be smoothed over.

Asia would rise to the challenge. A creative elite would spearhead this paradigm change. As an exemplar of this future, the best selling book. Get this from a library. The emerging Asian city: concomitant urbanities and urbanisms.

[Vinayak Bharne;] -- The Asian urban landscape contains nearly half of the planet's inhabitants and more than half of its slum population living in some of its oldest and densest cities.

It encompasses some of the. Cultural Translation in World Englishes, Multilingual Education, English Futures and the function of Literature, English Literary Studies in Japan, and English and Social Media in Asia. Well into this century, it appears that it is still very difficult to know what to expect when it comes to the future of English.

Rachel Lee’s The Exquisite Corpse of Asian America: Biopolitics, Biosociality, and Posthuman Ecologies (New York University Press, ) is a book that returns us to biology, challenging and enriching the very foundations of Asian American cultural and literary critique and its premise that the category of Asian America is a social construction.

Instead of being reactionary and. The Central Asian states: discovering independence. Responsibility Gregory Gleason. The lands of Central Asia are united by a common history and historical identity as well as by common traditions.

A heritage of tribal mountain and steppe confederations and oasis emirates gave way in the Soviet period to the creation of artificial nation. Mar 05,  · As a graduate of the UCLA Asian American Studies Department, I am usually pretty interested in events that are sponsored by my former department at my alma upcoming “Imagined Futures” conference definitely piques my interest not just because of my UCLA ties, but also because they are bringing some very interesting speakers together for this free(!) event.

Her second book, Immigrant Acts: On Asian American Cultural Politics (), analyzed the contradictions of Asian immigration to the United States, observing that Asian immigrants have been included in the workplaces and markets of the U.S., yet through exclusion laws and bars from citizenship, are distanced from national culture and Alma mater: University of California, Santa.

Aug 15,  · I think if a teacher is able to talk to a child and say, “it’s okay not to like a book or to be angry at the author or to be angry at a text; this is infuriating in the way that it’s Author: Isabel Fattal. "This book constitutes an excellent contribution to contemporary Chinese folklore studies and would make a wonderful addition to undergraduate courses on East Asian folklore and cross-cultural explorations of contemporary cultural politics."--Journal of American Folklore "A wonderful balance of ethnography and theoretical argument.Read this book on Questia.

Drawn from Peter H. Lee's Sourcebook of Korean Civilization, Volume I, this abridged introductory collection offers students and general readers primary readings in the social, intellectual, and religious traditions of Korea from ancient times through the sixteenth century.The other two novels that I would like to discuss are set in cities where having an Asian face may still be an issue, although the idea of being the only Asian in town certainly does not apply: Lensey Namioka sets April and the Dragon Lady in Seattle, while Margaret Meacham's An-ying Chang in Call Me Cathy grows up close to New York City.