Asian studies
Asian studies, a term used usually in the United States for Oriental studies and is concerned with the Asian people, their cultures, languages, history and politics. Within the Asian sphere, Asian st...
Armenian studies
Armenian studies or Armenology (Armenian: հայագիտություն, [hɑjɑɡituˈtsʰjun]) is a field of Humanities covering Armenian history, language and culture.
Byzantine studies
Byzantine studies (also Byzantinology) is an interdisciplinary branch of the humanities that addresses the history, culture, costumes, religion, art, such as literature and music, science, economy, an...
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Central Asian studies
Central Asian studies is the discipline of studying the culture, history, and languages of Central Asia. The roots of Central Asian studies as a social science discipline goes to 19th century Anglo-Ru...
Hebraist
A Hebraist is a specialist in Jewish, Hebrew and Hebraic studies. Specifically, British and German scholars of the 18th and 19th centuries who were involved in the study of Hebrew language and literat...
Indology
Indology is the academic study of the history and cultures, languages, and literature of the Indian subcontinent (most specifically the modern-day states of India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Mal...
Japanese studies
Japanese Studies or Japan Studies (sometimes Japanology in Europe) is a division of area studies or East Asian studies involved in social sciences and humanities research on Japan. It incorporates suc...
Jewish history
Jewish history (or the history of the Jewish people) is the history of the Jews, and their religion and culture, as it developed and interacted with other peoples, religions and cultures. Although Jud...
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Korean studies
Korean studies is an academic discipline, focusing on the study of Korea including the Republic of Korea, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, and diasporic Korean populations. Areas commonly in...
Middle Eastern studies
Middle Eastern studies (sometimes referred to as Near Eastern studies) is a name given to a number of academic programs associated with the study of the history, culture, politics, economies, and geog...
Orientalism
Orientalism is a term that is used by art historians, literary and cultural studies scholars for the imitation or depiction of aspects in Middle Eastern, South Asian, and East Asian cultures (Eastern ...
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Semitic studies
Semitic studies or Semitology is the academic field dedicated to the studies of Semitic languages and literatures and the history of the Semitic peoples. A person may be called a Semiticist or a Semit...
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Sinology
Sinology is the academic study of China primarily through Chinese language, literature, and history, and often refers to Western scholarship. Its origin "may be traced to the examination which Chine...
Southeast Asian studies
Southeast Asian Studies refers to research and education on the language, culture, and history of the different states and ethnic groups of Southeast Asia.
Southeast Asian Studies is also the Engl...
Tibetology
Tibetology (Tibetan: བོད་རིག་པ་, Wylie: bod-rig-pa) refers to the study of things related to Tibet, including its history, religion, language, politics and the collection of Tibetan articles ...
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Turkology
Turkology (Turcology, Turkologie) is a complex of humanities sciences studying languages, history, literature, folklore, culture, and ethnology of people speaking Turkic languages and Turkic peoples i...
American Institute of Indian Studies
The American Institute of Indian Studies (AIIS), founded in 1961, is a consortium of 80 universities and colleges in the United States that promotes the advancement of knowledge about India in the U.S...
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Armenian culture
The culture of Armenia encompasses many elements that are based on the geography, literature, architecture, dance, and music of the people. The culture is similar to and yet distinct from many of the ...
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For Lust of Knowing
For Lust of Knowing: The Orientalists and their Enemies, published in the United States under the title Dangerous Knowledge: Orientalism and Its Discontents, is a 2006 non-fiction book by British hist...
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Medieval Greek language
Medieval Greek, also known as Byzantine Greek, is the stage of the Greek language between the end of Classical antiquity in the 5th-6th centuries and the Ottoman conquest of the city of Constantinople...
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Asiatic Society of Mumbai
The Asiatic Society of Bombay, a learned society in the field of Asian studies, is based in Mumbai, India. It can trace its origin to the Literary Society of Bombay which first met in Mumbai on Novemb...
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Studia Linguarum
The Studia Linguarum (literally "Language Institutes") were the first attempt to study oriental languages by the Roman Catholic Church.The need to study oriental languages was affirmed by the General ...
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Giusto Traina
Giusto Traina (born 1959) is an Italian historian and professor of Roman history at the Paris-Sorbonne University, senior member of the Institut Universitaire de France.He is the author of several boo...
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Tibet House
Tibet House US was founded in 1987 by Columbia University professor Robert Thurman, actor Richard Gere and modern composer Philip Glass (among others) at the behest of the 14th Dalai Lama, Tenzin Gyat...
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Institute of Asian and African Countries
The Institute of Asian and African Countries at Lomonosov Moscow State University was founded in 1956 as the Institute of Oriental Languages. Today's name from 1972. It is the leading Russian Centre f...
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Assyriology
Assyriology (from Greek Ἀσσυρίᾱ, Assyriā; and -λογία, -logia) is the archaeological, historical, and linguistic study of ancient Mesopotamia (essentially ancient Iraq and some areas of northeastern Sy...