• 20212.18Thu

    International Workshop “The Political Economy of Water in Modern Asia New Approaches with Meteorological Databases and Spatial Analyses”

Date February 18, 2021
Venue Online

Session for AAS Seattle 2021
Chair: David Pietz (University of Arizona)

9:00-9:20 David Biggs (University of California, Riverside) “Colonialism and the Politics of Elevation in the Greater Mekong Delta”
9:20-9:40 Mark Henderson (Mills College) “Watersheds, Markets, and Macroregions: Applications and Critiques of Skinner’s Hierarchical Regional Space Model for Chinese Society”
9:40-10:00 Takeshi Hamashita (Oriental Library), Chang Liu (University of Tokyo) “Meteorological Change and the Water System of Yangtze River at Hankou: 1870-1900”
10:00-10:20 Michihiro Ogawa (Kanazawa University), Seemanta Sharma Bhagabati (University of Tokyo) “Reconsideration of the Great Famine (1876-1878) in Western India from Meteorological and Hydrological Perspectives”
10:20-10:30 David Pietz “Comments”
10:30-10:45 Break
10:45-12:00 Discussion


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