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.
Hanban • Postcolonial • Development cooperation • Web-based charm offensive • PRC • Small and micro-scale hydropower • Vietnam • China • Spectacular society • Confucius Institutes • Chinese ecological discourse, ecological Marxism, • Folk religion • Japan • Cultural diplomacy • Environmental anthropology • Feed-in-Tariff • Science • Hanoi • Globalization • Japanese fishing communities • Seascape • Seawater • Renewable energies • Technology • Soft power • Landscape phenomenology • Modernity • Cultural policy • Water management and regulation