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Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies


02 December 2021
The Chinese translation of Men to Devils, Devils to Men: Japanese War Crimes and Chinese Justice was named the best translation of 2021 by the Openbook award in Taiwan.

30 November 2021
A YouTube channel has been lunched featuring video recordings of several recent talks from the Faculty's "Dunhuang & Silk Road" seminar series

26 November 2021
Joseph has been awarded the Ivan Morris prize for his undergraduate dissertation: Laughing all the Way: A Study of Santō Kyōden’s “Godō Meisho Hitori Annai” 悟衟迷所獨案内

23 November 2021
The Japan Studies section of the Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies is delighted to announce the extension until 2028 of the Cambridge-Toshiba Japan and the World Scholarship.

22 November 2021
Tatekawa Shinoharu reflects on his collaboration with the University of Cambridge Summer School in Early Modern Japanese Palaeography

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Intended for both learners and teachers of Mandarin as a second language, the book is accessible to learners of intermediate level onwards and offers post-beginner to near advanced students of Chinese a guide to the most frequently misused and confusing words in the language.