Research Article The meaning of dukun and allure of Sufi healers: How Persian cosmopolitans transformed Malay–Indonesian history JenniferW. Nourse Abstract For contemporary Malay/Indonesian speakers, dukun signifies an indigenous healer. Etymologically, … Continue reading
The Palembang mosque issue would flare up again in 1906 and, as we shall see, storm clouds were gathering for Snouck and ‘Uthman in circles where state and Christianity were … Continue reading
The ‘Game of Thrones’ Universe Is Violent and Sexist — And That’s Not a Bad Thing By Alison Herman on Jul 31, 2013 11:00am http://flavorwire.com/406994/the-game-of-thrones-universe-is-violent-and-sexist-and-thats-not-a-bad-thing/
http://www.slate.com/articles/life/counter_narrative/2013/12/minneapolis_professor_shannon_gibney_reprimanded_for_talking_about_racism.html Want to teach your students about structural racism? Prepare for a formal reprimand. By Tressie McMillan Cottom
The Javanese story of the Prophet Joseph – Asian and African studies blog. The Carita Yusup was once probably the single most popular traditional Javanese poem.
The solution to unemployment isn’t better-trained workers: Or, Systemic problems have systemic solutions
“I subscribe to Bloomberg Businessweek, which occasionally allows reality to creep in (global warming is real, deficits aren’t always bad) as opposed to the more nakedly ideological Economist. Recently, for … Continue reading
Step 1. Open boom, go to “know more about mac volume” at the bottom. Step 2. Click through the info and then click done or so and it takes you … Continue reading
Women scientists facing outrageous sexism on a daily basis.