Archive for January 10th, 2013

Ho Hon Leung, Department of Sociology, presented a paper entitled, Diminishing Shikumen housing in Shanghai: The challenge of people and place identity, on November 21-23, 2012 at a conference organized by Community, Identity & Displacement Research Network, School of Social Sciences and Psychology, Victoria University, Melbourne, Australia This paper examines the large scale of displacement of [...]

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William Simons, History Department, edited a recently published anthology, The Cooperstown Symposium on Baseball and American Culture: 2011-2012 (Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2013). Simons also wrote the Introduction and the chapter on  “The New Frontier: Baseball and the Zeitgeist of JFK’s America.” The books consists of six units—Baseball History, Myth, and the American Past; The 1960s: Decade of Transition [...]

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