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Are you following the latest news about the future summit meeting between heads of North Korea and the US?
Long Journey Home: The Repatriation of Indigenous Remains Across the Frontiers of Asia and the Pacific
From the late 18th century onwards Indigenous human remains were acquired by museums and private collectors. Early examples of Indigenous opposition to this practice, as well as attempts to retrieve their Ancestors, are reflected in the rise of the repatriation movement from the 1970s onwards.
After decades of ethno-national conflict, military rule and economic stagnation, Karen people in south-eastern Myanmar are experiencing momentous social, political and cultural change. My thesis contends with questions of morality and goodness at the forefront of this experience.
Diplomacy, Empire, and the Reform of Nomadic Polities: How the Zunghar Successfully Transformed Central Eurasia from 1676 to 1745
At the dawn of the 17th century, a diverse assortment of nomadic polities shared the steppes of Central Eurasia.
This seminar presents an update of the archaeological and environmental histories of the southeastern Australian ‘high country’ from the terminal Pleistocene to the recent past.
When the Meo peasant community in north India underwent the process of Islamization mainly at the hands of a reformist group called the Tablighi Jamaat, the centuries-old tradition of the dependent bards’ (the Jogis and Mirasis) folk performances also came under a sharp attack.