Tag Archives: 2013 Dissertation

A Linguistic History of Nationalist Turkey

A review of Ruling by the word. A linguistic history of nationalist Turkey by Emmanuel Szurek This dissertation is an investigation of the linguistic policies…

Miracle Shrines in Northwestern India

A review of Gods for the Modern Era: The Rise of Miracle Shrines in Northwestern India, by Rufin Jamey Saul.   Rufin Jamey Saul’s dissertation,…

Clan Status in Thai Politics

A review of Trakun, Politics and the Thai State, by Katja Rangsivek. Most Thai newspapers regularly devote at least a couple of pages to photos…

Northern Song Reflections on the Tang

A review of Northern Song Reflections on the Tang, by Jeffrey Rice. Jeffrey Rice’s dissertation is a study of Northern Song historiography of the history…

Cultural Propaganda in Taiwan, 1950s-60s

A Review of Performing an Absent China: Cultural Propaganda in Anti-Communist Taiwan in the 1950’s and 1960’s, by Ching-Yi Huang. Dr. Ching-Yi Huang’s dissertation touches…