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Official Journal of The Asian Association of World Historians
Published by Institute of Academic Initiatives.


Asian Review of World Histories
, a peer-reviewed journal, publishes original research articles and book reviews to advance research, teaching, and public discussion on world historical studies in or for the Asian region. It also seek participation of those who identify themselves as 'global', 'world', 'transregional', 'comparative', 'international', and 'big' historians, and all others with interest in 'connected' study of the past. The journal also acts as a forum for interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary conversations and collaboration of historians with scholars in adjoining disciplines including and with global historical scholars in all parts of the world.

 



ISSN 2287-9811(Online)
ISSN 2287-965X(Print)   
Table of Contents

Table of Contents/ Volume 4, Issue 1/JANUARY 2016

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Editorial
Rila MUKHERJEE and Shigeru AKITA
Thinking about Time
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Asian Review of World Histories / Volume 4, Issue1 / JANUARY 2016, pp. 1-2
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.12773/arwh.2016.4.1.001 Published Online: 7th May, 2016
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Introduction for Special Issue

AKNOWLEDGEMNT. Research funded by 2014 and 2016 Microsoft Research Asia Collaborative Research Programs and 2015 Microsoft Azure for Research (PI, Andrea Nanetti)

Andrea NANETTI and Siew Ann CHEONG
The World as Seen from Venice (1205-1533) as a Case Study of Scalable Web-Based Automatic Narratives for Interactive Global Histories

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Asian Review of World Histories / Volume 4, Issue1 / JANUARY 2016, pp. 3-34
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.12773/arwh.2016.4.1.003 Published Online: 7th May, 2016
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Articles
Angelo CATTANEO
European Medieval and Renaissance Cosmography: A Story of Multiple Voices
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Asian Review of World Histories / Volume 4, Issue1 / JANUARY 2016, pp. 35-81
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.12773/arwh.2016.4.1.035 Published Online: 7th May, 2016
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Siew Ann CHEONG, Andrea NANETTI and Mikhail FHILIPPOV
Digital Maps and Automatic Narratives for the Interactive Global Histories

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Asian Review of World Histories / Volume 4, Issue1 / JANUARY 2016, pp. 83-123
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.12773/arwh.2016.4.1.083 Published Online: 7th May, 2016
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Conclusion and Future Work
Andrea NANETTI, Chin-Yew LIN and Siew Ann CHEONG
Provenance and Validation from the Humanities to Automatic Acquisition of Semantic Knowledge and Machine Reading for News and Historical Sources Indexing/Summary
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Asian Review of World Histories / Volume 4, Issue1 / JANUARY 2016, pp. 125-132
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.12773/arwh.2016.4.1.125 Published Online: 7th May, 2016
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Review Article
Hilde De WEERDT
Shmuel N. Eisenstadt and the Comparative Political History of Pre-Eighteenth-Century Empires
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Asian Review of World Histories / Volume 4, Issue1 / JANUARY 2016, pp. 133-162
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.12773/arwh.2016.4.1.133 Published Online: 7th May, 2016
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Book Reviews

History of Padang Lawas North Sumatra: The Site of Si Pamutung
By Daniel PERRET and Heddy SURACHMAN
Association Archipel, 2014. 517 pp.
ISBN: 978-2910513696 (Paperback)
Reviewed by Rila MUKHERJEE

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Asian Review of World Histories / Volume 4, Issue1 / JANUARY 2016, pp. 163-166
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.12773/arwh.2016.4.1.163 Published Online: May 8, 2016
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Pacific Histories: Ocean, Land, People 
By David ARMITAGE and Alison BASHFORD
Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014. xiv, 371.pp.
ISBN: 978-1137001658 (Hardcover)
Reviewed by Michael RATNAPALAN

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Asian Review of World Histories / Volume 4. Issue 1 / JANUARY 2016, pp. 169-172.
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.12773/arwh.2016.4.1.169 Published online: May 8, 2016
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The Visitor: André Palmeiro and the Jesuits in Asia
By Liam Matthew BROCKEY
Cambridge, Massachusetts; London, England: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2014. x, 515 pp.
ISBN: 978-0674416680 (Hardcover)
Reviewed by Takao ABÉ

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Asian Review of World Histories / Volume 4. Issue 1 / JANUARY 2016, pp. 172-175
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.12773/arwh.2016.4.1.172 Published online: May 8, 2016
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The Eurasian Core and its Edges: Dialogues with Wang Gungwu on the History of the World
By OOI Kee BENG
Singapore: Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, 2015. xix + 254 pp.
ISBN: 978-9814519854 (Paperback), 978-9814519861 (E-book)
Reviewed by S.R. Joey LONG

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Asian Review of World Histories / Volume 4. Issue 1 / JANUARY 2016, pp. 175-177.
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.12773/arwh.2016.4.1.175 Published online: May 8, 2016
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Front Cover and Front Matter

Cover /Volume 4, Issue 1/ JANUARY 2016

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Back Cover and Back Matter

Cover /Volume 4, Issue 1/ JANUARY 2016

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