Asian Studies

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Asian Cultural Council "The Asian Cultural Council is a foundation supporting cultural exchange in the visual and performing arts between the United States and the countries of Asia."
Asian Studies at the WWW Virtual Library The Internet Guide to Asian Studies. A large-scale distributed, collaborative project that provides an up-to-date hypertext map to networked scholarly documents and resources and information systems in the field of Asian studies. In doing Asian studies, this comprehensive, and user friendly site is probably the only site you will have to visit.
Association for Asian Studies "The Association for Asian Studies (AAS)the largest society of its kind in the world—is a scholarly, non-political, non-profit professional association open to all persons interested in Asia. It seeks through publications, meetings, and seminars to facilitate contact and an exchange of information among scholars to increase their understanding of East, South, and Southeast Asia. It counts among its members scholars, business people, diplomats, journalists, and interested lay persons."
Central Eurasian Studies "Central Eurasian Studies World Wide is not only a website, but an integrated network of information gathering and distributing functions, including list servers such as the Central-Eurasia-L Announcement List for Central Eurasian Studies, and the reference publications such as the Guide to Scholarly Resources for the study of Central Asia."
Centre for Pacific and Asian Studies "The Centre aims at: advancing basic and applied research in the regions mentioned, offering regular courses and coordinating teaching programmes within its fields of interest, providing information about these regions."
Institute of Southeast Asian Studies "The Institute of Southeast Asian Studies is a regional centre dedicated to the study of socio-political, security and economic trends and developments in Southeast Asia and its wider geostrategic and economic environment. The  aim of the Institute is to nurture a community of scholars interested in the region and to engage in research on the multi-faceted dimensions and issues of stability and security, economic development, and political, social and cultural change. The intention  is not only to stimulate research and debate within scholarly circles , but also to enhance public awareness of the region and facilitate the search for viable solutions to the varied problems confronting the region."
International Institute for Asian Studies "The International Institute for Asian Studies (IIAS) is a postdoctoral research centre based in Leiden and Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Its main objective is to encourage the study of Asia and to promote national and international cooperation in this field."
Journal for Asian Studies "For 56 years, The Journal of Asian Studies has been recognized as the most authoritative and prestigious publication in the field of Asian Studies. This quarterly has been published regularly since November 1941, offering Asianists a wealth of information unavailable elsewhere. Each issue contains four to five feature articles on topics involving the history, arts, social sciences, philosophy, and contemporary issues of East, South, and Southeast Asia, as well as a large book review section."