Tag Archives: 2010 Dissertation

Ding Yaokang & Ming-Qing Literature

A review of Re-reading the Seventeenth Century: Ding Yaokang (1599-1669) and His Writings, by Xiaoqiao Ling. Living through the final decades of the Ming Dynasty…

The Ottoman Learned Class, 1300-1600

A review of The Formation of the Ottoman Learned Class and Legal Scholarship (1300-1600), by Abdurrahman Atçıl. In this dissertation Abdurrahman Atçıl tackles two issues,…

Christianity & Naga Political Identity

A review of Missionaries, Church and the Formation of Naga Political Identity, 1918-1997, by John Thomas. John Thomas’ dissertation, Missionaries, Church and the Formation of…

Non-Normative Sexualities in India

A review of Sexual Figures of Kerala: 
Cultural Practices, Regionality and the Politics of Sexuality, by Navaneetha Mokkil Maruthur. Navaneetha Mokkil’s dissertation brings together a…

Buddhist Medicine in Medieval China

A review of Buddhist Medicine in Medieval China: Disease, Healing, and the Body in Cross-cultural Translation (Second to Eighth Centuries C.E.), by C. Pierce Salguero….