Category Archives: North, Central & West Asia

Ahmed Rıza and the Young Turk Movement

A review of Ahmed Rıza (1858-1930) Histoire d’un vieux Jeune Turc, by Erdal Kaynar. This dissertation is a biographical work of one of the major…

Environmentalism in Iran

A review of Remaking Nature in Iran: Environmentalism, Science and the Nation, by Satoshi Abe. Satoshi Abe’s dissertation Remaking Nature in Iran: Environmentalism, Science and…

Learning to be Tibetan (in China)

A review of Learning to be Ethnic: The Case of Tibetans in Minzu University, by Yang Miaoyan. Since establishing the People’s Republic of China (PRC)…

Irrigation Water Management in Kyrgyzstan

A review of Water, International Development and Collective Action: An Impact Assessment of an Irrigation Management Project in Southern Kyrgyzstan, by Heather LaRue McGee.  …