As we close out Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, we highlight a noteworthy title, Be(com)ing Korean in the United States: Exploring Ethnic Identity Formation Through Cultural Practices by S. Sonya Gwak. The following is a quote from the book: The very act of exploring ethnic identity foregrounds the significance of articulating an aspect… Continue reading Cambria Press Publication Highlight for Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month
Congratulations to Colonel Thomas Drohan (PhD, Princeton University), Head of the Department of Military & Strategic Studies at the United States Air Force (USAF) Academy, on the outstanding review by the journal Parameters of his book, A New Strategy for Complex Warfare: Combined Effects in East Asia. This book, which is part of the new Cambria Rapid Communications in Conflict and Security Studies (RCSS) Series… Continue reading Cambria Press Publication Review – A New Strategy for Complex Warfare: Combined Effects in East Asia
The following is an announcement from Dr. Victor H. Mair, Professor of Chinese Language and Literature at the University of Pennsylvania and general editor of the Cambria Sinophone World Series. "It is with great pleasure that I announce the forthcoming publication of Buddhist Transformations and Interactions: Essays in Honor of Antonino Forte (Cambria Press, 2017). … Continue reading Forthcoming: Buddhist Transformations and Interactions
As proactive competitors evolve techniques to circumvent US strengths, it is clear that the profession of arms needs to become a profession of effects. This study by Colonel Thomas Drohan intends to overcome three American weaknesses of strategy making. A New Strategy for Complex Warfare: Combined Effects in East Asia develops new theory for superior… Continue reading A New Strategy for Complex Warfare
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Another major reason why the AAS 2014 conference was such a huge success for Cambria Press was the book launch session for our authors. The room was filled with scholars across many disciplines in Asian studies who came to hear the following authors speak about their new books (click on author's name to watch their… Continue reading Victor Mair and other Cambria Press authors speak at the AAS 2014 conference book launch session
With many thanks to the outstanding staff of the Association of Asian Studies (especially Robyn Jones and Shilpa Karecha), the AAS 2014 annual conference in Philadelphia was the best ever for Cambria Press! Having a prime location in the front of the AAS exhibit hall made the Cambria Press booth a popular destination. All… Continue reading AAS 2014 Conference was the best ever for Cambria Press!
Praise for Infected Korean Language, Purity versus Hybridity: “This is wonderful work in an overlooked area. The scholarship is brilliant, innovative, and highly specialized––one must be well prepared in modern Korean, premodern Korean, and Chinese to undertake such a work. This is a real masterpiece!” - Mark Arlen Peterson, Brigham Young University An excerpt from the… Continue reading AAS 2014 Book Highlight: Infected Korean Language, Purity versus Hybridity
Cambria Press congratulates Carin Holroyd and Ken Coates on the outstanding journal review of their book, Digital Media in East Asia: National Innovation and the Transformation of a Region, by Pacific Affairs. The review praises the book for not just being "well-researched and presented" and making "timely and valuable confirmations of this new trend" but also… Continue reading Cambria Press Book Review: Digital Media in East Asia is “well-researched and presented” and “highly recommended”!