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

The Yangzi River and the Environmental History of South China (Ian Miller), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021

Animal Studies

Commissioning in progress

Archaeology

The Classical Silk Road: Trade and Connectivity Across Central Asia, 100 BCE-1200 CE (Valerie Hansen), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021

Art and Architecture

Commissioning in progress

Asian American

Commissioning in progress

Borderlands

The Classical Silk Road: Trade and Connectivity Across Central Asia, 100 BCE-1200 CE (Valerie Hansen), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
Religion and Migration in Rakhine (Michael W. Charney), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021

Capitalism

China's Pursuit for Modernity (Kent Deng), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Religion and Commerce in Southeast Asia (Barbara Watson Andaya), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Oil Industrialization in the Middle East (Katayoun Shafiee), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
Ottoman Commercial History (Kate Fleet), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
Southeast Asian Trade in a Global Perspective, from Antiquity to the Modern Era (Derek Heng), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021

Central Asia

The Ismaili Tradition in Iran: 13th-century to the Present (Daniel Beben), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
The Classical Silk Road: Trade and Connectivity Across Central Asia, 100 BCE-1200 CE (Valerie Hansen), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
The Sogdian Merchant Network (Yutaka Yoshida), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
The Kazakhs, 16th-19th Centuries, forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021

China

China's Pursuit for Modernity (Kent Deng), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Manchu Language (Mårten Söderblom Saarela), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
The Yangzi River and the Environmental History of South China (Ian Miller), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Silver, Piracy, Conspicuous Consumption, and the Transformation of Ming China in the Sixteenth Century (Harriet Zurndorfer), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
The Classical Silk Road: Trade and Connectivity Across Central Asia, 100 BCE-1200 CE (Valerie Hansen), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
The Commerce and Economy in Ancient China (Zhang Zhaoyang), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
The Kazakhs, 16th-19th Centuries, forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021

Citizenship and National Identity/Nationalism

Commissioning in progress

Comparative

Commissioning in progress

Cultural

Manchu Language (Mårten Söderblom Saarela), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021

Demography/Family

Commissioning in progress

Digital Methods

Commissioning in progress

Diplomatic/International

Commissioning in progress

Disability

Commissioning in progress

Economic/Business

Railroads and Trade in 19th-Century India (Michael Kuehlwein), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Poverty in South Asia: An Intellectual History (Shailaja Fennell), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Silver, Piracy, Conspicuous Consumption, and the Transformation of Ming China in the Sixteenth Century (Harriet Zurndorfer), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Oil Industrialization in the Middle East (Katayoun Shafiee), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
Ottoman Commercial History (Kate Fleet), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
The Sogdian Merchant Network (Yutaka Yoshida), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
The Commerce and Economy in Ancient China (Zhang Zhaoyang), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
Southeast Asian Trade in a Global Perspective, from Antiquity to the Modern Era (Derek Heng), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021

Education

Manchu Language (Mårten Söderblom Saarela), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021

Emotions/Senses

Commissioning in progress

Environmental

The Yangzi River and the Environmental History of South China (Ian Miller), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021

Ethnohistory

Religion and Migration in Rakhine (Michael W. Charney), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021

Film Studies

Commissioning in progress

Food and Foodways

Commissioning in progress

Gender

Commissioning in progress

Genocide

Commissioning in progress

Historiography/Historical Theory and Method

Modern Iraq (John F. Robertson), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021

Indian Ocean Studies

Commissioning in progress

Indigenous Studies (except the Americas)

Religion and Migration in Rakhine (Michael W. Charney), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021

Intellectual

Literary Traditions in the History of Premodern Southeast Asia (Thomas Hunter), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021

Japan

Korea

Commissioning in progress

Labor

China's Pursuit for Modernity (Kent Deng), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021

Legal

Commissioning in progress

LGBTQ

Health, Development, and HIV in India (Indrani Gupta, Kanksha Barman), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021

Material Culture

Commissioning in progress

Medical

Health, Development, and HIV in India (Indrani Gupta, Kanksha Barman), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021

Memory Studies

Commissioning in progress

Middle East

Modern Iraq (John F. Robertson), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
The Ismaili Tradition in Iran: 13th-century to the Present (Daniel Beben), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Oil Industrialization in the Middle East (Katayoun Shafiee), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
Ottoman Commercial History (Kate Fleet), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021

Migration/Immigration/Diaspora

Religion and Migration in Rakhine (Michael W. Charney), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021

Military

Commissioning in progress

Oral

Commissioning in progress

Pacific Rim

Commissioning in progress

Peace and Conflict

Modern Iraq (John F. Robertson), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021

Political

Modern Iraq (John F. Robertson), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021

Popular Culture

Commissioning in progress

Postcolonial Studies

Commissioning in progress

Print Culture/History of the Book

Literary Traditions in the History of Premodern Southeast Asia (Thomas Hunter), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Manchu Language (Mårten Söderblom Saarela), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021

Public

Commissioning in progress

Quantitative Methods

Commissioning in progress

Race and Ethnicity

Commissioning in progress

Religion

Religion and Commerce in Southeast Asia (Barbara Watson Andaya), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
The Ismaili Tradition in Iran: 13th-century to the Present (Daniel Beben), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Religion and Migration in Rakhine (Michael W. Charney), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021

Science and Technology

Sexuality

Health, Development, and HIV in India (Indrani Gupta, Kanksha Barman), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021

Slavery

Commissioning in progress

Social

Health, Development, and HIV in India (Indrani Gupta, Kanksha Barman), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021

South Asia

Railroads and Trade in 19th-Century India (Michael Kuehlwein), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Health, Development, and HIV in India (Indrani Gupta, Kanksha Barman), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Poverty in South Asia: An Intellectual History (Shailaja Fennell), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
The History of Gilgit-Baltistan (Shafqat Hussain), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021

Southeast Asia

Literary Traditions in the History of Premodern Southeast Asia (Thomas Hunter), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Religion and Commerce in Southeast Asia (Barbara Watson Andaya), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Religion and Migration in Rakhine (Michael W. Charney), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
Southeast Asian Trade in a Global Perspective, from Antiquity to the Modern Era (Derek Heng), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021

Sports

Commissioning in progress

Urban

Commissioning in progress

Women

Health, Development, and HIV in India (Indrani Gupta, Kanksha Barman), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021

World/Global/Transnational

Commissioning in progress