This MTR talk will present some preliminary results on variation found in the Papuan language Nambo. The goal of this PhD project is to present empirical data on social and cultural factors that condition variation in this speech community.
BOOK LAUNCH Gender in Modern East Asia: An Integrated History by Barbara Molony, Janet Theiss, and Hyaeweol Choi
Gender in Modern East Asia explores the history of women and gender in China, Korea, and Japan from the seventeenth century onwards.
This final oral presentation will briefly offer an overview of my project, and then present key section in the thesis: the post-New Order state and the rise of Islamist vigilantism.
Photography Exhibition 28 June - 8 July 2016
Crispin Howarth, Curator, Pacific art, presents items from the Fellows Collection. Reverend Samuel Fellows, a Methodist missionary in the Trobriand Islands from 1894 to 1901, built an ethnographical collection of over 600 mainly Kiriwinan objects.
Please join us for the Book Launch of Exile in Colonial Asia: Kings, Convicts, Commemoration edited by Dr Ronit Ricci.
Venue: Coombs Team Room
Time and Date: 3:30pm, Wednesday 27 July
Confucian philosophy was the ruling political ideology during the Chosŏn dynasty (1392-1910) in Korea. Based on the concept of yin and yang and the ethics of harmony, Confucian-prescribed gender ideology dictated the lives of women and men.