Category Archives: East, South & Southeast Asia

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The Fieldwork Visceral

The Fieldwork Visceral Fieldwork. Those of us who have done it—or are in it—all remember the panicked emails we sent to our advisors, the bits…

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India-Pakistan Relations, 1947-1957

A review of The Finality of Partition: Bilateral Relations between India and Pakistan, 1947- 1957, by Pallavi Raghavan. Pallavi Raghavan’s dissertation is a counter-narrative of…

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Experimental Photography of Ruins in China

A review of Building a History of Experimental Photography of Ruins in Chinese Demolition, by Xavier Ortells-Nicolau. “A philosopher who has evolved his entire thinking…

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Conducting Interviews in Pakistan

Conducting interviews in Pakistan: An account from the field Pakistan has been under the spotlight of the international media since 9/11, most of the times…

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Pastoral Adaptations in Northern Mongolia

A review of Modeling Late Prehistoric and Early Historic Pastoral Adaptations in Northern Mongolia’s Darkhad Depression, by Julia K. Clark. Mongolia has long proved fertile…

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The Mobilisation of Indians in Malaysia

A Review of The Mobilisation of Indians in Malaysia: The Role of the Law in Ethno-Cultural Minority Mobilisation, by Thaatchaayini Kananatu. This dissertation seeks to…