Proceedings of the XV East Asia Net Research Workshop
Ca’ Foscari University of Venice, May 14-15, 2015
Papers contained in this volume were prepared for the XV East Asia Net (EAN) Research Workshop, held at University Ca’ Foscari of Venice in Spring 2015. The workshop addressed two themes: the nature-culture-society nexus and cultural diplomacy. Works featured in this book draw from a variety of disciplinary and methodological approaches, representative of the the current trends in multidisciplinary research in the field of Asian Studies.
Environmental anthropology • PRC • Cultural diplomacy • Small and micro-scale hydropower • Seascape • China • Globalization • Hanoi • Development cooperation • Japanese fishing communities • Seawater • Chinese ecological discourse, ecological Marxism, • Hanban • Landscape phenomenology • Postcolonial • Spectacular society • Cultural policy • Technology • Folk religion • Confucius Institutes • Soft power • Web-based charm offensive • Modernity • Vietnam • Water management and regulation • Science • Renewable energies • Feed-in-Tariff • Japan