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News for January 2014

Newsletter for Research in Chinese Studies, 128 (2013)

by , 22 Jan 2014 | in periodicals | no comments yet

We have just received by snail mail the Newsletter for Research in Chinese Studies, 128 (November 2013 - vol. 32, no. 4), a hard copy quarterly published by the Center for Chinese Studies (CCS) of Taiwan (The Republic of China). The journal is published in Chinese and subtitled in English.

In this issue: Summary of Research, Researchers of Chinese Studies Scholars, Research Institutes, Book Review, Conference Reports, News from Academia.

Students Going to India: AIIS Manual on Sexual Harassment and Assault

by , 4 Jan 2014 | in resources | no comments yet

Prof. John E. Cort of the Department of Religion at Denison University (USA) has pointed out the recent update of the sexual harassment manual of the American Institute of Indian Studies (AIIS). Some of the manual explains the specific policies of AIIS, nevertheless the first section is of great use for professors and students. Starting by saying that the recent gang rape and murder is a shame for all India, I found the manual very useful. Here is the link: