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

Commerce in the Ancient Near East (David A. Warburton), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
 

Animal Studies

Elephant Management in the Brahmaputra Uplands and Beyond: An Historical Approach (Nicolas Lainé), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2024
Were-Tigers of Odisha in Adivasi Folklore (Stefano Beggiora), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2024
 

Archaeology

Reframing Ancient Afghanistan: Pre-Historic and Early Historic Spatial Connections to the Saka-Yuezhi Period (1st Century C.E.) (Henri-Paul Francfort), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2024
 

Art and Architecture

The History of Anthropometry and Fingerprinting in Colonial South Asia (Mira Rai Waits), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2024
 

Asian American

Commissioning in progress
 

Borderlands

Wa Communities in the China-Myanmar Borderlands (Magnus Fiskesjö), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2024
The Indus River (David Gilmartin), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
The Japanese Empire and Russia, 1868-1945 (David Wolff), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
 

Capitalism

European Merchants in Colonial India (Michael Aldous), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
Partition and the Reorganization of Commercial Networks (Rinchan Ali Mirza), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
 

Central Asia

National Identities in Soviet Central Asia, 1940s to 1991 (Vincent Fourniau), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2024
Reframing Ancient Afghanistan: Pre-Historic and Early Historic Spatial Connections to the Saka-Yuezhi Period (1st Century C.E.) (Henri-Paul Francfort), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2024
The History of Anthropometry and Fingerprinting in Colonial South Asia (Mira Rai Waits), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2024
 

China

Sacred Cairns (Ovoo) in the Mongolian Cultural World (Aurore Dumont), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2024
Tibetan Exiles in India (Sonika Gupta), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2024
The Chinese in Colonial Myanmar (Yi Li), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2024
Copyright, Publishing, and Knowledge Economy in Modern China (Fei-Hsien Wang), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2024
Imperialism and Treaty Port Industrialization (Lai Chi-Kong), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
The Japanese Empire and Russia, 1868-1945 (David Wolff), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
The Military in Chinese History (Arthur Waldron), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
 

Citizenship and National Identity/Nationalism

Tibetan Exiles in India (Sonika Gupta), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2024
Partition and the Reorganization of Commercial Networks (Rinchan Ali Mirza), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
 

Comparative

The Temporalities of Southeast Asian Historiography (Wayan Jarrah Sastrawan), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2024
 

Cultural

National Identities in Soviet Central Asia, 1940s to 1991 (Vincent Fourniau), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2024
 

Demography/Family

Commissioning in progress
 

Digital Methods

Commissioning in progress
 

Diplomatic/International

The Japanese Empire and Russia, 1868-1945 (David Wolff), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
 

Disability

Commissioning in progress
 

Economic/Business

Commerce in the Ancient Near East (David A. Warburton), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
European Merchants in Colonial India (Michael Aldous), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
Imperialism and Treaty Port Industrialization (Lai Chi-Kong), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
Infrastructure, Circulation, and Ecology in the Maldives (Luke Heslop, Lubna Hawwa), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
Partition and the Reorganization of Commercial Networks (Rinchan Ali Mirza), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
 

Education

Commissioning in progress
 

Emotions/Senses

Commissioning in progress
 

Environmental

Infrastructure, Circulation, and Ecology in the Maldives (Luke Heslop, Lubna Hawwa), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
The Indus River (David Gilmartin), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
 

Ethnohistory

Sacred Cairns (Ovoo) in the Mongolian Cultural World (Aurore Dumont), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2024
Elephant Management in the Brahmaputra Uplands and Beyond: An Historical Approach (Nicolas Lainé), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2024
Were-Tigers of Odisha in Adivasi Folklore (Stefano Beggiora), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2024
 

Film Studies

Commissioning in progress
 

Food and Foodways

Commissioning in progress
 

Gender

Feminist Student Movement in Japan 1945-1975 (Anna Vittinghoff), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2024
 

Genocide

Commissioning in progress
 

Historiography/Historical Theory and Method

Were-Tigers of Odisha in Adivasi Folklore (Stefano Beggiora), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2024
The Temporalities of Southeast Asian Historiography (Wayan Jarrah Sastrawan), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2024
 

Indian Ocean Studies

Lothal in the History of the Indian Ocean (Shereen Ratnagar), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2024
Habshis/Sidis in India (Omar H. Ali), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
 

Indigenous Studies (except the Americas)

Sacred Cairns (Ovoo) in the Mongolian Cultural World (Aurore Dumont), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2024
Were-Tigers of Odisha in Adivasi Folklore (Stefano Beggiora), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2024
 

Intellectual

Literary Traditions in the History of Premodern Southeast Asia (Thomas Hunter), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
 

Japan

Feminist Student Movement in Japan 1945-1975 (Anna Vittinghoff), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2024
Surrender of Japan’s Empire: Japanese Historiographical Issue (Yukiko Koshiro), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2024
Imperialism and Treaty Port Industrialization (Lai Chi-Kong), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
Japan's Treaty Ports and Special Export Ports, 1859–1899 (Catherine Phipps), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
The Japanese Empire and Russia, 1868-1945 (David Wolff), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
 

Korea

Commissioning in progress
 

Labor

Commerce in the Ancient Near East (David A. Warburton), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
 

Legal

Copyright, Publishing, and Knowledge Economy in Modern China (Fei-Hsien Wang), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2024
 

LGBTQ

Commissioning in progress
 

Material Culture

Metal exchange networks in prehistoric Southeast Asia (Thomas O. Pryce, Vincent C. Pigott), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
 

Medical

Commissioning in progress
 

Memory Studies

Commissioning in progress
 

Middle East

Commissioning in progress
 

Migration/Immigration/Diaspora

Tibetan Exiles in India (Sonika Gupta), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2024
British Bangladeshis (Claire Alexander, Sundeep Lidher), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2024
The Chinese in Colonial Myanmar (Yi Li), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2024
Infrastructure, Circulation, and Ecology in the Maldives (Luke Heslop, Lubna Hawwa), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
Partition and the Reorganization of Commercial Networks (Rinchan Ali Mirza), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
 

Military

The Japanese Empire and Russia, 1868-1945 (David Wolff), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
The Military in Chinese History (Arthur Waldron), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
 

Oral

Commissioning in progress
 

Pacific Rim

Commissioning in progress
 

Peace and Conflict

Partition and the Reorganization of Commercial Networks (Rinchan Ali Mirza), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
 

Political

Tibetan Exiles in India (Sonika Gupta), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2024
 

Popular Culture

Commissioning in progress
 

Postcolonial Studies

The History of Anthropometry and Fingerprinting in Colonial South Asia (Mira Rai Waits), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2024
Partition and the Reorganization of Commercial Networks (Rinchan Ali Mirza), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
 

Print Culture/History of the Book

Copyright, Publishing, and Knowledge Economy in Modern China (Fei-Hsien Wang), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2024
Literary Traditions in the History of Premodern Southeast Asia (Thomas Hunter), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
 

Public

Commissioning in progress
 

Quantitative Methods

Commissioning in progress
 

Race and Ethnicity

British Bangladeshis (Claire Alexander, Sundeep Lidher), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2024
 

Religion

Sacred Cairns (Ovoo) in the Mongolian Cultural World (Aurore Dumont), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2024
Were-Tigers of Odisha in Adivasi Folklore (Stefano Beggiora), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2024
 

Science and Technology

Commerce in the Ancient Near East (David A. Warburton), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
 

Sexuality

Commissioning in progress
 

Slavery

Commissioning in progress
 

Social

Commerce in the Ancient Near East (David A. Warburton), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
 

South Asia

Elephant Management in the Brahmaputra Uplands and Beyond: An Historical Approach (Nicolas Lainé), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2024
Were-Tigers of Odisha in Adivasi Folklore (Stefano Beggiora), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2024
British Bangladeshis (Claire Alexander, Sundeep Lidher), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2024
The History of Anthropometry and Fingerprinting in Colonial South Asia (Mira Rai Waits), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2024
Afghanistan in Victorian Literature, forthcoming Apr–Jun 2024
European Merchants in Colonial India (Michael Aldous), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
Habshis/Sidis in India (Omar H. Ali), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
Infrastructure, Circulation, and Ecology in the Maldives (Luke Heslop, Lubna Hawwa), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
Partition and the Reorganization of Commercial Networks (Rinchan Ali Mirza), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
The Indus River (David Gilmartin), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
 

Southeast Asia

The Temporalities of Southeast Asian Historiography (Wayan Jarrah Sastrawan), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2024
The Chinese in Colonial Myanmar (Yi Li), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2024
Language Policy and Planning in Mainland Southeast Asia (David Bradley), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
Literary Traditions in the History of Premodern Southeast Asia (Thomas Hunter), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
Metal exchange networks in prehistoric Southeast Asia (Thomas O. Pryce, Vincent C. Pigott), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
 

Sports

Commissioning in progress
 

Urban

Commerce in the Ancient Near East (David A. Warburton), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024
 

Women

Feminist Student Movement in Japan 1945-1975 (Anna Vittinghoff), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2024
 

World/Global/Transnational

Surrender of Japan’s Empire: Japanese Historiographical Issue (Yukiko Koshiro), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2024
Habshis/Sidis in India (Omar H. Ali), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2024