09 February 2021 | 10 – 12 am CET | Prof. Motokazu Matsutani (Tohoku University): Tohoku Christians’ Vision to Evangelize Korea …

Please register with kerstin.lukner@area-ruhr.de to receive the respective Zoom link and password for the meeting. *Please notice that this event will start at 10 am sharp* Prof. Motokazu Matsutani (Tohoku University): Tohoku Christians’ Vision to Evangelize Korea — Oshikawa Masayoshi and his missionary interest in Korea Abstract: It is commonly believed that Japan’s Protestant Christian missions […]

20 Jan 2021 | 6:00 – 7:30 pm | Ulrike Schaede (University of California, San Diego): The Business Reinvention of Japan …

Occational lecture series jointly with IN-EAST | Moderation: Karen Shire Ulrike Schaede (University of California, San Diego) The Business Reinvention of Japan: How Japanese companies have responded to the rise of China and the globalization of supply chains This lecture discusses how Japan’s industrial architecture has changed over the 20 years, and how Japan’s leading […]

10 Dec 2020 | 18:00h JST | Aya Adachi (AREA): Linking Preferential Trade Agreements to …

Aya Adachi – AREA Doctoral Student Ruhr University Bochum & University of Duisburg-Essen This PhD project explores the research question of why Preferential Trade Agreements (PTAs) patterns differ in form and scope through a Comparative Political Economy perspective. The cases of China and Japan demonstrate the value of analyzing the role of the state and […]

March 2021 DGA Conference call for panels

Transnational Asian Studies – Multi-Level Dynamics of Identity Formation and Institution Building English version below Die DGA-Konferenz 2021 wird virtuell! Da ungewiss ist, wie sich die globale COVID-19 Situation entwickelt, stellt die Planung zukünftiger Veranstaltungen eine besondere Herausforderung dar. Der Schutz der Gesundheit hat oberste Priorität und hat uns dazu veranlasst  die zweijährlich stattfindende Konferenz […]

RUB and UDE: East Asia related News

The Politics & Policies of EU-Asia Connectivity 3 December 2020Agenda Download Ostasienwissenschaftliche Mittagsforum der RUB Wintersemester 2020/21 Programm Download IN-EAST Research Forum Winter Term 2020/21 Lecture Series Populism in East Asian Democracies   Lehrbuch in China veröffentlicht Wie machen die Deutschen das? “Entstehung, Struktur und Steuerung des Deutschen Schulsystems – Eine Einführung“ von Prof. Isabell […]

25 September 2020 | 9:50 – 14:20 h | virtual AREA Ruhr Preliminary Results Workshop

Due to the current situation this will be an online workshop. During this workshop the second cohord of the doctoral researchers in the AREA Ruhr Doctoral Programme will present their field research findings and receive feedbacks and suggestions from both their supervisors and external guests, senior lecturers and professors in order to further develop their […]