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December 9th, 2013

Shorenstein APARC releases Annual Center Overview for 2012-13

Shorenstein APARC News

As we begin year 2014, Shorenstein APARC looks back at highlights from the 2012-13 academic year. The latest edition of the Center overview, entitled "Engaging Asia," includes special research, people, events, and outreach features, and is now available for download online. Read more »



November 25th, 2013

Book: "Dreams of Waking: An Anthology of Iberian Lyric Poetry (1400-1700)," written by Vincent Barletta, Mark L. Bajus and Cici Malik

The Europe Center News

Vincent Barletta, Stanford associate professor of Iberian and Latin American Cultures, and his co-editors/co-translators Mark L. Bajus and Cici Malik, present a comparative approach to Iberian lyrical poetry. Read more »


Journal Article: "Patents and Innovation: Evidence from Economic History," written by Petra Moser

The Europe Center News

Assistant professor of economics Patricia Moser addresses the question "What is the optimal system of intellectual property rights to encourage innovation?" in her recent article published in the "Journal of Economic Perspectives." Read more »



November 17th, 2013

Stanford scholar asks: What does the traumatic past mean for our future?

The Europe Center in the news

Through an exploration of German, Hebrew and Anglo-American literature, former Europe Center director Amir Eshel, discovers how literature can help us move beyond historical traumas and look to the future. Read more »



September 26th, 2013

Revisionists Attempt to Turn Back Efforts to Accurately Recount Wartime History

Shorenstein APARC News

Shorenstein APARC's Daniel Sneider, associate director for research, is quoted in the Chronicle of Higher Education on efforts by historians in Asia to prevent revisionist changes in interpretations of wartime history.

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August 20th, 2013

Book: "Weill's Musical Theater: Stages of Reform", written by Stephen W. Hinton

The Europe Center News

Music professor Stephen Hinton's study of the works by Kurt Weills, German music composer. Read more »



August 16th, 2013

Book: "Crime and Punishment in Early Modern Russia", written by Nancy Kollmann

The Europe Center News

History professor Nancy Kollmann relates the contrast between Russian law and its pragmatic application in the 17th and early 18th centuries to the country's social and political stability and puts Russian developments in the context of early-modern European state-building strategies and practices. Read more »




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