This conference aims to bring together new perspectives and scholarship on Japanese political and military history to comprehend the role that statesmen, officers and adventurers played in Japan’s turn towards war after 1931.
The explosion of new and diverse forms of Christianity across the Global South – mass conversions, emergence of new denominations, and revitalization within established churches – have been among the most staggering religious phenomena of recent times. The diffused Pentecostal and Evangelical movements, which gained prominence throughout the 20th century, have already reached a dramatic following of over half a billion. The Roman Catholic Church and the historical mainline churches have joined the fray with their own charismatic renewal movements.
Beit Meirsdorf, Room 503 | Abba Eban Hall, The Truman Institute, Mt. Scopus Campus
May 21 (All day) to May 23 (All day)
A conference held by the East Asia Department of the institute on the topic of "Korean Diaspora and the Arts". The conference will deal with various aspects of the diaspora, including: identity, literature, migration and nationalism. It will take place on May 21-23, we will be glad to see you in the audience!
The strategic environment of the East Asian region is undergoing rapid change - There is a rising risk of short-termed destabilization and the outbreak of local conflicts.
The conference will address the burning security issues in the East Asian region : - Japan’s Regional Security - Militarization of the South China Sea - The Situation on the Korean Peninsula - Tensions in the East China Sea and the Taiwan Strait - Cyber security and Regional Security issues