Forthcoming Articles

Forthcoming Articles

Explore ORE of Asian History articles in progress, organized by subfield (note that articles may appear under more than one category). Projected publication dates are provided for articles in production. When available, linked titles will take you to an advance summary of the article.

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Agrarian/Rural

Indonesia’s Colonial Sugar Industry (Roger Knight), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018

Animal Studies

Commissioning in progress

Archaeology

Warfare in Premodern Southeast Asia (Michael Charney), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2018
Archaeology of Buddhism in Asia (Himanshu Prabha Ray)

Art and Architecture

Visual Culture in Imperial China (Julia K. Murray), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2018

Asian American

Commissioning in progress

Borderlands

Commissioning in progress

Capitalism

Commissioning in progress

Central Asia

Nomadic Warfare Before Firearms (Timothy May), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
The Early Silk Road(s) (Armin Selbitschka), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Xinjiang Under the Qing (Kwangmin Kim), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Tamerlane and the Timurids (Beatrice Forbes Manz), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2018
Asia in the Early Modern Military Revolution (Scott Levi), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2018
The Ismaili in Central Asia (Daniel Beben), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2018
The Kök Türk Empires (Michael Drompp), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2018
The Medieval Khwājagān and the Early Naqshbandīyya (Ali Gibran Siddiqui), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2018
Modern Armenia (Simon Payaslian)

China

Opium in China (Yangwen Zheng), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Tea, Porcelain, and Silk: Chinese Exports to the West in the Early Modern Period (Ronald C. Po), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
The Origins and Growth of the Chinese Communist Movement (Xiaohong Xu), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Empire and Historiography in Southwest China (John Herman), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Spatial Organization of Chinese Imperial Government and Society (Nicolas Tackett), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Nationalism and Minorities in China (Sabine Dabringhaus), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2018
The Uyghurs in Modern China (Rian Thum), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2018
Treaty Ports and the Foreign Community in Modern China (Pär Cassel), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2018
Visual Culture in Imperial China (Julia K. Murray), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2018

Citizenship and National Identity/Nationalism

Comparative

Commissioning in progress

Cultural

Literary History of Bengal, ca. 8th-19th century AD (Thibaut d'Hubert), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Cultural Citizenship and Modernity in the Netherlands Indies (Henk Schulte Nordholt), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2018

Demography/Family

Commissioning in progress

Digital Methods

Commissioning in progress

Diplomatic/International

Commissioning in progress

Disability

Commissioning in progress

Economic/Business

Indonesia’s Colonial Sugar Industry (Roger Knight), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Opium in China (Yangwen Zheng), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Tea, Porcelain, and Silk: Chinese Exports to the West in the Early Modern Period (Ronald C. Po), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
The Early Silk Road(s) (Armin Selbitschka), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Treaty Ports and the Foreign Community in Modern China (Pär Cassel), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2018

Education

Commissioning in progress

Emotions/Senses

Commissioning in progress

Environmental

Commissioning in progress

Ethnohistory

Film Studies

Commissioning in progress

Food and Foodways

Indonesia’s Colonial Sugar Industry (Roger Knight), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018

Gender

Commissioning in progress

Genocide

Commissioning in progress

Historiography/Historical Theory and Method

Commissioning in progress

Indian Ocean Studies

The Ottoman Empire and the Indian Ocean (A. C. S. Peacock), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2018

Indigenous Studies (except the Americas)

Commissioning in progress

Intellectual

Commissioning in progress

Japan

Commissioning in progress

Korea

Catholic Christianity in Korean History (Franklin Rausch), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2018
Protestant Christianity in Modern Korea (Sean C. Kim), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2018

Labor

Commissioning in progress

Legal

Commissioning in progress

LGBTQ

Commissioning in progress

Material Culture

Commissioning in progress

Medical

Commissioning in progress

Memory Studies

Commissioning in progress

Middle East

Modern Palestine (Ilan Pappe), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
The Ismaili in Central Asia (Daniel Beben), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2018

Migration/Immigration/Diaspora

Military

Nomadic Warfare Before Firearms (Timothy May), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Warfare in Premodern Southeast Asia (Michael Charney), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2018
Asia in the Early Modern Military Revolution (Scott Levi), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2018

Oral

Commissioning in progress

Pacific Rim

Commissioning in progress

Peace and Conflict

Commissioning in progress

Political

Rohingya: Emergence and Vicissitudes of a Communal Muslim Identity in Myanmar (Jacques Leider), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018 - Statement on the commissioning of this article
The Origins and Growth of the Chinese Communist Movement (Xiaohong Xu), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Xinjiang Under the Qing (Kwangmin Kim), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Empire and Historiography in Southwest China (John Herman), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Spatial Organization of Chinese Imperial Government and Society (Nicolas Tackett), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Nationalism and Minorities in China (Sabine Dabringhaus), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2018
Tamerlane and the Timurids (Beatrice Forbes Manz), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2018
The Kök Türk Empires (Michael Drompp), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2018
The Medieval Khwājagān and the Early Naqshbandīyya (Ali Gibran Siddiqui), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2018
The Uyghurs in Modern China (Rian Thum), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2018

Popular Culture

Commissioning in progress

Postcolonial Studies

Commissioning in progress

Print Culture/History of the Book

Commissioning in progress

Public

Commissioning in progress

Quantitative Methods

Commissioning in progress

Race and Ethnicity

Commissioning in progress

Religion

Catholic Christianity in Korean History (Franklin Rausch), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2018
The Ismaili in Central Asia (Daniel Beben), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2018
Protestant Christianity in Modern Korea (Sean C. Kim), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2018
Archaeology of Buddhism in Asia (Himanshu Prabha Ray)
Christianity in Asia (Barbara Watson Andaya)

Science and Technology

Sexuality

Commissioning in progress

Slavery

Commissioning in progress

Social

Spatial Organization of Chinese Imperial Government and Society (Nicolas Tackett), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018

South Asia

Literary History of Bengal, ca. 8th-19th century AD (Thibaut d'Hubert), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Urbanization, Water Politics, Tamil Nadu and Kerala (Leela Fernandes), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018

Southeast Asia

The Regional Centrality of Vietnam’s Central Highlands (Oscar Salemink), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Indonesia’s Colonial Sugar Industry (Roger Knight), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Rohingya: Emergence and Vicissitudes of a Communal Muslim Identity in Myanmar (Jacques Leider), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018-Statement on the commissioning of this article
Empire and Historiography in Southwest China (John Herman), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018
Cultural Citizenship and Modernity in the Netherlands Indies (Henk Schulte Nordholt), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2018
Warfare in Premodern Southeast Asia (Michael Charney), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2018

Sports

Commissioning in progress

Urban

Urbanization, Water Politics, Tamil Nadu and Kerala (Leela Fernandes), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2018

Women

Commissioning in progress

World/Global/Transnational

Christianity in Asia (Barbara Watson Andaya)
Russia in Asia (Alfred J. Rieber), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2018