International Journal of Tantric Studies and Journal of South Asia Women Studies in Print and in Kindle
I am glad do inform you that the International Journal of Tantric Studies (IJTS - est. 1995) and the Journal of South Asia Women Studies (JSAWS - est.1995) are now available in print and in Kindle.
Issues will be published later than the online format published in this site.
IJTS and JSAWS readers will be glad to know that — with the exceptions of the iPhone format — the Kindle versions show the correct diacritical marks.
Issue 1/1 is already available in print: http://amzn.to/1ttZA5G
and Kindle: http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00N33OYTO
Submissions are welcome: firstname.lastname@example.org
I am happy to announce that the International Journal of Tantric Studies (IJTS) vol. 10, n. 1 is out.
In this issue: Editorial Note: The IJTS in Print and Kindle by Enrica Garzilli; India Elections 2014: The End of “Caste and Politics” by Alessandro Cisilin; The Emergence of the Nāthyogī Order in the Light of Vernacular Sources by Monika Horstmann.
Journal of Confucian Philosophy and Culture vol. 21 (Feb. 2014): The Debate of the Four Beginnings and Seven Feelings in Korean Confucianism Revisited
We have just received the International Edition of the Journal of Confucian Philosophy and Culture, vol. 21/ Feb. 2014, which is published by the Institute of Confucian Philosophy and Culture, Academy of East Asian of Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU - Seoul, Korea). It includes English and Korean papers.
Content: Articles; Book Review; Korean Confucianism Series; Appendix
We have received the book by Alex Watson, Dominic Goodall, and S. L. P. Anjaneya Sarma (eds. and transl.), An Enquiry into the Nature of Liberation: Bhaṭṭa Rāmakaṇṭha's Paramokṣanirāsakārikāvṛtti, A Commentary on Sadyojyotiḥ's Refutation of Twenty Conceptions of the Liberated State (mokṣa), Institut Français de Pondichéry/Ecole française d’Extrême-Orient, 2013 (Collection Indologie - 122).
This is the first critical edition of a short philosphical treatise in 59 Sanskrit verses on twenty rival teories of librated state (mokṣa) composed by Sadyojyotiḥ's (c. 675-725 AD), its long commentary by Bhaṭṭa Rāmakaṇṭha's (c. 950-1000 AD), along with an annotated translation of both works, and an introduction.
On March 31-April 3, 2014 it will be held in Rome the International Symposium on Cultural Diplomacy & Religion 2014 titled "The promotion of World Peace through Inter-Faith Dialogue & the Unity of Faiths".
The Symposium is organized by the Inter Parliamentary Alliance for Human Rights and Global Peace.
The Società Italiana di Storia Internazionale (SISI - Italian Society of International History) is a scholarly, non-political, non-profit professional association established in Padua (Italy) in March 15, 2011. It is the first society of this kind in Italy. Its aims are “promoting the development of International History in Italy, supporting contacts and cooperation among Italian and foreign scholars working in this area, representing its members in the Italian academic institutional bodies and more generally in public and private bodies responsible for research, teaching and dissemination of historical culture.”
We have just received the book by Amina Jamal, Jamaat-e-Islami Women in Pakistan. Vanguard of a New Modernity? Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press, 2013.
Through an ethnographic and textual study of Jamat women elected to local, provincial, and national bodies in Pakistan (2002-2008), Jamal draws attention to the forces that enabled these women to cover important roles within the party and in the two major centers of Karachi and Lahore.