AREA Ruhr’s First Guest Researcher: Eugenia Prasol from Ukraine Members of AREA Ruhr warmly welcome and are looking forward to work with Eugenia Prasol, a specialist on Japanese literature, who fled from the Ukraine due to the ongoing war. AREA Ruhr provides her with a research fellowship for six months to give her the opportunity […]
Liebe Ostasien-Interessierte, wir würden uns freuen, wenn Sie unserer Einladung zum diesjährigen AREA Day 2022 folgen, die Veranstaltung findet im Museum DKM Duisburg statt. AREA Day 2022 24. Juni 2022 / 13:30 – 19:00 Uhr Auch dieses Jahr begibt sich die AREA Ruhr „auf die Spuren Ostasiens in NRW“ und stellt anlässlich des 40-jährigen Jubiläums […]
Bulgan Erdenechuluun (IOA/Universität Bonn): Market growth and barriers to entry in Mongolia: Perspectives from Chinese and Japanese entrepreneurs Abstract: Mongolia is one of the emerging market economies which has been traditionally based on livestock and agriculture. Owing to its rich mineral deposits and other potential economic sectors, Mongolia has been successful in attracting numerous foreign […]
Summer Term 2022 – China’s Global Rise – Contesting the Liberal World Order? International Lecture Series, organized by the IN-EAST (Nele Noesselt) and SCRIPTS – Contestations of the Liberal Script (Cluster of Excellence hosted at Freie Universität Berlin). China’s Global Rise – Contesting the Liberal World Order?
Power shifts in the international system and transformations of the international order. China’s new normative role in global rule-making:the cybernorms. Guest lecture by Caterina García Segura Abstract: The starting point of this talk is the fact that for years we have been witnessing two phenomena that are often presented as cause and consequence: the […]
Andreas Eder-Ramsauer (Freie Universität Berlin): Yamamoto Tarō and Reiwa Shinsengumi: Testing the Left-Wing Populist Hypothesis in Japan (In cooperation with Research-Forum IN-EAST) ONLINE lecture | 14.00 – 16.00 h Abstract:Long facing declining wages and rising inequality, LDP governments have walked an electorally successful, but often unpopular, tight balance between neoliberal deregulation and seemingly pro-labor […]
Prof. Edward Wang (Rowan University, New Jersey, and Beijing University): The Persistent Appeal of Intellectual History in China: A Preliminary Observation/Explanation Hybrid Lecture in cooperatin with ISB (Institut für soziale Bewegung) / RUB After AREA Co-Director Prof. Nele Noesselt (UDE) & AREA Deputy Co-Director Prof. Christine Moll-Murata had welcomed the audience, the speaker and […]
Prof. Edward Wang (Rowan University, New Jersey, and Beijing University): The Persistent Appeal of Intellectual History in China: A Preliminary Observation/Explanation Abstract: In stark contrast to its apparent decline in the postwar West, intellectual history has been a prominent school in China’s historical circles over the same period. And, thanks to the exemplary works by […]
This year’s AREA Day marked the start of an annually recurring event in which AREA Ruhr will explore traces of East Asia in North Rhine-Westphalia (Auf den Spuren Ostasiens in NRW). On 10 November 2021, two evening lectures for a general audience were held in German. Japanische Architektur(einflüsse) in NRW PD Dr. Beate Löffler (TU […]
In March 2021, AREA Ruhr co-hosted the 2,5 days online conference of the German Association for Asian Studies (DGA) on Transnational Asian Studies — Multi-level Dynamics of Identity Formation and Institution Building . The AREA Ruhr conference team wrote a conference report which was published in ASIEN 158/159 (January/April 2021) and can be accessed here.