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Two Crossroads Asia Panels at ABRN Conference in Hong Kong, Dec 8-10, 2014

The Asian Borderlands Research Network (ABRN) held its annual conference on 'Activated Borders: Re-openings, Ruptures and Relationships' in Hong Kong this year. The Crossroads Asia network was represented with two...


Crossroads Asia Fellowships: Call for Applications

The Competence Network ‘Crossroads Asia’ invites applications for fellowships from researchers from all over the world.


"Zuhause? Fremd? Migrations- und Beheimatungsstrategien zwischen Deutschland und Eurasien"

publication by Markus Kaiser / Michael Schönhuth


Crossroads Asia congratulates Elena Smolarz!

Elena Smolarz successfully defended her PhD-thesis on “Institution-building in Islam under Russian-imperial influence: the case of the Orenburg Muslim Spiritual Assembly in the Russian Empire, 1788-1860” at the University of Bonn...


New Crossroads Asia Working Paper (No. 23) by A. Rippa

From Uyghurs to Kashgari (and back?): Migrationand Cross-Border Interactions Between Xinjiang and Pakistan.


New Crossroads Asia Working Paper (No. 22) by Yasir Hussain

Social Media as a Tool for Transparency and Good Governance in the Government of Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan


New Crossroads Asia Working Paper (No. 21)

Henryk Alff (July 2014) - Embracing Chinese modernity? Articulation and positioning in China-Kazakhstan trade and exchange processes


BMBF veröffentlicht aktualisierte Informationsbroschüre zum Rahmenprogramm für Geistes-, Kultur und Sozialwissenschaften

mit Beitrag zur Förderlinie Regionalstudien und Crossroads Asia


New Crossroads Asia Fellow at ZMO (08-11/2014)

Nida Kirmani, LUMS Lahore: "Narrating and Negotiating Urban Conflict: A Study of Lyari, Karachi"


"Network or Community? Two tropes for analysing social relations among Uyghur traders in Kyrgyzstan"

New Xroads Working Paper (No. 18) by Rune Steenberg published!


Crossroads Asia Concept Papers updated

The updated versions of the Concept Papers and Postscripts are online!