skip to primary navigationskip to content
 

Permanent Research Staff

Title Description
Person PGP keys Prof. Mikael (Mickey) Adolphson Social structures, ideologies, mentalitée, religious institutions, legal history, historical documents and international trade in Medieval Japan
Person Dr Paul Anderson Social anthropology, relating to Islam, and the sociality of trade. Trading networks connecting China to markets in West Asia and Arabic-speaking countries
Person text/x-nemerle Professor Amira K Bennison The medieval Islamic West; 18th-19th century Muslim religio-political discourse and state structures especially in the Maghrib; Islamic cultural history
Person ULAW (Sun) audio Dr Adam Yuet Chau Social and cultural transformations in contemporary China; Chinese religions, especially their social aspects; ritual theories; Indonesian Chinese returnees
Person Dr Imre Galambos Chinese manuscripts; Dunhuang studies; Tangut studies; history of Chinese writing; contacts between China and Central Asia; Silk Road
Person Dr Heather Inwood Chinese contemporary genre fiction and poetry; popular, fan and folk cultures; internet culture and society; media studies; sociology of literature and culture
Person Dr Eivind Kahrs Sanskrit literature; patterns of the Indian linguistic and ritualistic traditions; Indian philosophy and religion in general, including Buddhism
Person Prof. Geoffrey Khan Semitic philological and linguistic studies, particularly of Biblical Hebrew, Aramaic and Arabic
Person packed font file Dr Barak Kushner Modern Japanese history, in particular the post-war dissolution of the Japanese Empire and the impact on regimes and international relations across East Asia
Person Dr Andrew Marsham Islamic History; Late Antiquity; Political Culture in Early Islam; Empire and State Formation; Arabic Historiography; Comparative and Transregional History
Person Prof. Charles Melville History and historiography of medieval Iran; Text-image studies of Persian manuscripts
Person Emacs Lisp source code Dr Nathaniel Miller Pre- and early Islamic Arabic poetry; Medieval Arabic poetry anthologies; Early Islamic history; The Qurʾān
Person Prof. James Montgomery History of ideas in classical Islam; classical Arabic literature; literary translation
Person audio/x-realaudio Dr Laura Moretti Early-modern Japanese popular literature as well as paleography and history of the book
Person text/x-nemerle Dr John Nilsson-Wright Cold War relationship between the USA & NE Asia, particularly Japan & the two Koreas; contemporary regional security issues, foreign policy & domestic politics
Person Dr Charis Olszok Modern Arabic literature; comparative literature; animal studies
Person text/x-nemerle Dr Yaron Peleg Modern Hebrew literary history; Israeli cinema and culture; the creation and legacy of a native Hebrew culture at the beginning of the 20th century
Person Emacs Lisp source code Dr Michael Rand Jewish liturgical poetry (piyyut) in Hebrew and Aramaic from Byzantine period Palestine; Hebrew codicology
Person Emacs Lisp source code Dr Michael D. Shin The intellectual history of Korea in the colonial period
Person Dr Brigitte Steger, ブリギッテ・シテーガ Japanese society, with emphasis on the cultural history and anthropology of daily life, including studies of sleep, gender, and the impact of the 2011 tsunami