The Other Side

More than a year since I started my new position as an Assistant Professor (yeah!), and almost two years since I updated my C.V. (sadly, not too much to add). But more importantly, I've come to realize why so many of my colleagues stopped updating their personal homepages after getting on more permanent positions. First … Continue reading The Other Side

Article (in Korea) “Defining “Religion” in the Mongol Rule of China — Insight from the Cases from the Jews, White Cloud Sect and the Confucians —,”

TL;DR SummaryWhat is a religion in the Mongol empire? Were the Jews? How about the White Cloud Sect? The Confucians? And more precisely, in whose perspective? Official Summary This article examines how the ruling Mongols perceived and understood the different “religions,” focusing on the less familiar, the more minor “religions” during the Mongol rule of … Continue reading Article (in Korea) “Defining “Religion” in the Mongol Rule of China — Insight from the Cases from the Jews, White Cloud Sect and the Confucians —,”