Entries Tagged as 'Conferences'

Geopolitics & Geoeconomics of Mongolia’s Natural Resource Strategy

March 21st, 2013 by admin

A two day international symposium on the geopolitics and geoeconomics of Mongolia’s natural resource strategy was held at Selwyn College, Cambridge, on 19-20 March, 2013. Organised by the Mongolia and Inner Asia Studies Unit (MIASU), the symposium also co-hosted with the Mongolian Embassy in the UK a special panel and gala reception to celebrate the [...]

International Symposium – 8 December 2012

November 14th, 2012 by admin

China’s Political Reform and Minority Nationality Rights: How to understand the so-called “Second-Generation Nationality Policy”? After two decades of economic reforms, China is now under pressure to carry out political reforms. While no one is sure what political reforms might look like, there are indications that the current ‘nationality policy’ may be significantly modified. In [...]

Tibetan Studies Conference 2013

August 14th, 2012 by admin

The Mongolian Academy of Sciences (MAS) in association with the Mongolian National University is very honoured to host the 13th Seminar of the International Association for Tibetan Studies (IATS) in Ulaanbaatar from Sunday 21st July to Saturday 27th July 2013. The joint convenors will be Dr S. Chuluun (Institute of History, MAS), Dr U. Bulag [...]

A conference in honour of Caroline Humphrey

March 14th, 2012 by admin

Freedom, Creativity, and Decision: Towards an Anthropology of the Human Subject Monday, 2 April 2012 to Wednesday, 4 April 2012 Location: CRASSH, Alison Richard Building, 7 West Road, Cambridge CB3 9DT This conference is being held to celebrate the work of Caroline Humphrey DBE, the recently-retired Rausing Professor of Collaborative Anthropology in the University of [...]

30 September – Rebkong Tantric Community Conference

September 21st, 2011 by admin

Unity and Diversity: Monastic and Non-monastic Traditions in Amdo, Tibet Conveners: Yangdon Dhondup, Ulrich Pagel, Geoffrey Samuels For further information, please contact Yangdon Dhondup at yd3@soas.ac.uk To conclude our three-year AHRC project titled “Locating Culture, Religion and the Self: A Study of the Tantric Community in Rebkong”, we are hosting an international workshop at St [...]