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Area & Regional Studies   Suggest a Link
General Resources in Area & Regional Studies (Including International Relations &Amp; Politics) (See also Globalism on Cultural Studies page)
Brookings Institution 
Canadian Institute of International Affairs ("providing Canadians with a non-partisan nation-wide forum for discussion, analysis and debate of international affairs")
Carrie: A Full-Text Electronic Library: Central Asia Archive (works on central Asia) (Lynn Nelson, U. Kansas)
Chinese Univ. of Hong Kong: History, Archaeology, & Regional Studies 
The Electronic Embassy (info and links to foreign embassies in Washington D. C.)
Institute on Globalization and the Human Condition (includes online working papers on globalization) (McMaster U.)
International Guide (links to resources in literature, language, and culture of other nations)
International Simulations ("provides source information about countries of the world and international organizations for use in debate and political science courses") (Grace York, U. Michigan)
International Cultural Studies (Sarah Zupko's Cultural Studies Center)
International Development Research Centre ("public corporation created by the Canadian government to help communities in the developing world find solutions to social, economic, and environmental problems through research"; in English and French)
International Affairs (excellent annotated metapage of international affairs and politics sites) (Nathan Gilliatt, Duke U.)
Multilaterals Project (Full text of International Conventions and other multilateral instruments)
To the World / Le monde sur Internet (Internet sites related to international development) (International Development Research Centre, Canada)
United Nations Scholars' Workstation at Yale University 
U. Calif. Institute on Global Conflict and Cooperation 
World Area Studies Internet Resources (Western Connecticut State U.)
World-Systems Archive (U. Colorado, Boulder)
WWW Virtual Library: International Affairs Resources (Wayne A. Selcher, Elizabethtown C., Pennsylvania)
Irish Culture & Society (dedicated to Irish cultural and postcolonial studies) (Gary Pearce)
African Studies
African Art: Aesthetics and Meaning (Bayley Art Museum, UVA)
African Studies Web Server (U. Penn)
Africa Reparations Movement 
Africa South of the Sahara: Selected Internet Resources (Karen Fung, Stanford U. / African Studies Assoc.)
CollageMachine: Interactive Agent of Web Recombination ("a creative web visualization tool that learns from the user’s surfing. Instead of waiting for the user to navigate by clicking hyperlinks, the program proactively crawls the web, seeking content of interest. CM parses websites, modeling the web as collections of linked documents and their constituent media elements - images and chunks of text. These media elements continuously stream into a dynamic, user interest-driven collage") (Andruid Kerne, Dominic Girard, et al.)
International Library of African Music (Rhodes U., South Africa)
Maps of Africa (Perry Castaneda Library Map Collection, UT Austin)
New Modes of Information ("media, Africa, and development")
Union of Writers of the African Peoples (D. Morales, Mercy C., NY)
U. Penn African Studies Center 
World Area Studies Internet Resources: Africa (Western Connecticut State U.)
American (U.S.) Studies
General American Studies Resources
1492 Exhibit (Columbus and the New World) (Library of Congress electronic exhibit)
American Quarterly (tables of contents; full-text access for subscribers to Project Muse)
American Studies Listservs (Jack Lynch, Rutgers U.)
American Studies, Black History and Literature 
American Literature Research Tools (Jack Lynch, Rutgers U.)
American Memory Collection ("primary source and archival materials relating to American culture and history" from the Library of Congress)
American Studies Web (Dave Phillips, Yale U.)
American Studies Electronic Crossroads
Homepage of American Studies Electronic Crossroads (international curriculum innovation project with three main components: "1. The American Studies Electronic Crossroads [ASEC], a comprehensive, integrated information platform on the WWW, containing pedagogical, scholarly, and institutional in
American Studies Programs on the Web 
American Studies Syllabus Library 
American Studies Assoc. Graduate Program Directory 
Randy Bass (Georgetown U.), "A Brief Guide to Interactive Multimedia and the Study of the United States: An Annotated Multimedia Bibliography") 
Crossroads Testsites & Dissemination Centers 
Dynamic Syllabi (American Studies Curricula) (online syllabi that use the Internet for more than transcription of traditional, static syllabi)
Essays on American Studies Pedagogy 
Subject Maps to Fields of American Studies 
Technology & Learning Resources 
Reference & Research Resources [Show]
American Studies at UVA
Homepage (American Studies Group & The Electronic Text Center, U. Virginia)
American Studies Hypertexts ("collection of more than 50 hypertexts relevant to the study of American Culture(s); ncludes works by Henry Adams, Thomas Jefferson, Mark Twain, Thorstein Veblen, D.H.Lawrence, Herman Melville and many others")
The Capitol Project (project devoted to exploring the U. S. Capitol building and site; also includes resources on related sites and topics)
Cultural Maps ("devoted to the graphical presentation of non-graphical information")
Yellow Pages (general directory of resources)
Library of Congress: American Special Collections 
Teaching American Literature Listservs (from UPenn listserv index)
American Folklife Center (Library of Congress)
The American West Page ("a presentation of the history and development of the American West, from the frontier- and pioneer days with the wild west, to today's modern west")
Anti-Imperialism in the United States, 1898-1935
Homepage of Anti-Imperialism in the U. S. (Jim Zwick, Syracuse U.)
African Americans in the Anti-Imperialist Movement 
Anti-Imperialist Writings by Edgar Lee Masters 
Mr. Dooley on Imperialism: Satire by Finley Peter Dunne ("Cartoon Finley Peter Dunne [1867-1936] began to write "Mr. Dooley" columns in Chicago newspapers long before the Spanish-American War began, but his national reputation was a product of that war")
Sentenaryo/Centennial ("A Collaborative Exploration of the Cultural and Political Impacts of the Philippine Revolution and the Philippine-American War")
Stereoscopic Visions of War and Empire (juxtaposes stereoscopic images distributed at the turn of the century with excerpts from letters sent home by U.S. soldiers fighting in the Philippines and printed in local newspapers)
Voice of the Filipinos (editorials from El Renacimiento)
Cultural Readings: Colonization & Print in the Americas (U. Penn. Library exhibition from the collections of the Jay I. Kislak Foundation and the Rosenbach Museum & Library; includes images, explanations, and essays)
Daniel Webster: Dartmouth's Favorite Son (online exhibit; William S. Kartalopoulos, Dartmouth C.)
From Revolution to Reconstruction ("American History from the colonial period until Modern Times"; U. of Groningen, Netherlands)
A Chronological Journey Through the History of Humans and the Horse (includes pages on horses and English and American culture, 1660-present) (International Museum of the Horse, Lexington, Kentucky)
Making of America Project ("major collaborative endeavor to preserve and make accessible through digital technology a significant body of primary sources related to development of the U.S. infrastructure. . . . seeks to involve research institutions
Multicultural Cosmology Educational Resource Center  (Pomona C.)
Rare Map Collection at the Hargrett Library, U. Georgia
Homepage of Hargrett Library Rare Map Collection ("historical maps spanning nearly 500 years, from the sixteenth century through the early twentieth century"; special emphasis on Georgia; large jpg giles) (U. Georgia)
Early Maps of the New World 
Early Maps of Colonial America 
Early Maps of Revolutionary America 
Maps of the Period of American Union and Expansion 
Maps of the American Civil War 
Julie K. Rose (U. Virginia), World's Columbian Exposition: Idea, Experience, Aftermath (M.A. thesis on the World's Columbian Exposition, held in Chicago in 1893, the last of the nineteenth century's World's Fairs)
U. Mississippi Center for the Study of Southern Culture 
A U.S.A. Reading List (Universitätsbibliothek Mannheim)
Wildernet: American Environment and American Culture (created by Thomas Thurston's class on "Wilderness and the American Imagination," Yale U.)
World Area Studies Internet Resources: North America (Western Connecticut State U.)
American Studies Depts. & Programs
American Studies Programs on the Web (American Studies Crossroads Project)
Brown U. American Civilization Program 
U. Virginia American Studies 
Canadian Studies
Assoc. for Canadian Studies (in English and French)
Canadian Studies in the United States (Center for the Study of Canada, SUNY Plattsburgh / Assoc. for Canadian Studies in the U.S.)
International Council for Canadian Studies (in English and French)
Carribean Studies
World Area Studies Internet Resources: Carribean (Western Connecticut State U.)
European Studies
World Area Studies Internet Resources: Europe (Western Connecticut State U.)
World Area Studies Internet Resources: Mediterranean (Western Connecticut State U.)
Far Eastern Studies
General Resources
Asian Studies WWW Virtual Library ("collaborative project providing an up-to-date hypertext map and a seamless access tool to networked scholarly documents, resources and information systems") (T. Matthew Ciolek, Australian National U.)
Books by South Asian Writers Writing in English (bibliography) (Murali Damodaran, Nanyang Technological U.)
Maps of Asia (Perry Castaneda Library Map Collection, UT Austin)
Maps of Middle East and Asia (Perry Castaneda Library Map Collection, UT Austin)
SAWNET: South Asian Women's Net ("forum for south asian women, and those interested in issues relevant to south asian women. 'South Asia' is taken to include Bangladesh, Bhutan, Burma, India, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka")
Southeast Asia Web ("Internet resources for scholars, researchers and friends of Southeast Asian Studies") (Stephen Arod Shirreffs)
What's New in WWW Asian Studies Newsletter (T. Matthew Ciolek, Australian National U.)
World Area Studies Internet Resources: Asia (Western Connecticut State U.)
Asian & Far Eastern Depts. And Programs
Asian Studies Dept., Australian National U. 
Cambodian Information Center (Earle Goodman)
China on Site (guide and resources relating to Chinese culture, food, literature, art, music, gardening, travel, etc.; in English)
China the Beautiful ("Classical Chinese Art, Calligraphy, Poetry, History, Literature, Painting and Philosophy") (Ming L. Pei)
Chinese Philosophy Page (Steven A. Brown)
Envisioning Yuan Ming Yuan (Garden of Perfect Brightness) ("ancient formal garden in Peking that was totally destroyed by a fire in the 1800s. Our only knowledge of it comes from old woodcuts and descriptions. group of Chinese scholars at UBC have set themselves the task of creating a highly detailed reconstruction of the garden in digital form -- the landscape, the plants, the birds, the trees, the buildings, the furniture... even the insects") (U. British Columbia / Xing Xing Computer Graphics Inc.)
Paul D. Hanson (Harvard U.), "The Cultural Legacy of the Ancient Near East" 
Roderick MacFarquhar (Harvard U.), "Tiananmen Square" 
Hmong WWW Homepage -- Pilot Project (Craig D. Rice, U. Minnesota and St. Olaf College)
ISEI Educational Materials About Japan (International Society for Educational Information)
Frank's Korean Studies Page (Frank Hoffmann, Harvard U.)
Korea Institute of Harvard U. 
The Thai Heritage Page 
Political Paintings from North Viet Nam, 1970-1980 (Track 16 Gallry, Santa Monica, Calif./Art City)
Latin American & Mexican Studies
1492 Exhibit (Columbus and the New World) (virtual exhibit)(Library of Congress, Washington, DC)
Arte Maya Virtual Gallery: Painters and Paintings from the Highlands of Guatemala Arte Maya Tz'utuhil
Arte y Cultura de América Latina y el Caribe (Sistema Nacional de Información Cultural, Consejo Nacional de la Cultura de Venezuela)
Computer-Based Latin American & Iberian Resources (Adan Griego, Green Library-FLAC, Stanford U.)
Indigenous Peoples of Mexico (Glen H. Welker)
La Red Cientifica Peruana -Internet Perú: Peruvian WWW Server 
Maps of the Americas (Perry Castaneda Library Map Collection, U. Texas, Austin)
México (introduction to the art, geography, history, economy, science, religion, politics, and other facets of Mexico; in Spanish) (MexPlaza, U. Guadalajara)
Mexico Out of Balance (PeaceNet)
Multicultural Cosmology Home Page (Pomona College)
Servers Internet en Argentina 
Twenty Exemplary Cases ("a photographic work and a text description of twenty of the more than 500 documented cases of torture in Brazil during the Militarism that took place between 1964 and 1980") (Brazil On Line Publishing)
U. Texas Latin America Page: MeŠxic 
U. Texas Latin America/Spanish Speaking Countries Page 
UT-LANIC Home Page (U. Texas Latin American Network Information Center) (searchable)
World Area Studies Internet Resources: Latin America (Western Connecticut State U.)
World-Wide Web Virtual Library: Latin American Studies (searchable)
Middle Eastern & Near Eastern Studies
ABZU: Ancient Near East Studies Page (Charles E. Jones, Oriental Institute, U. Chicago)
ABZU Author Index (large archive of projects, reviews, reports)
Asian Studies WWW Virtual Library ("large-scale distributed, collaborative project providing an up-to-date hypertext map and a seamless access tool to networked scholarly documents, resources and information systems") (T. Matthew Ciolek, Australian National U.)
AWAIR: Arab World and Islamic Resources (materials for schools)
Djoser Pyramid Complex at Saqqara (Holly Pittman, Jay Treat, U. Penn)
Duke Papyrus Archive 
Eternal Egypt ("represents a unique partnership to use innovative IBM technologies and services to create an interactive, multimedia experience of Egyptian cultural artifacts, places and history for a global audience. .    [includes] high-resolution images, three-dimensional reconstructions of Egyptian monuments and antiquities, as well as virtually-reconstructed environments, panoramic images, and panoramic views of present-day Egypt captured by robotic cameras located from the top of Karnak Temple to the streets of Old Cairo") (Egyptian Center for Documentation of Cultural and Natural Heritage and IBM)
Exploring Ancient World Cultures: Egypt (U. Evansville)
Exploring Ancient World Cultures: Early Islam (U. Evansville)
Exploring Ancient World Cultures: The Near East (U. Evansville)
Gateway to World History: Near East (Haines Brown) 
Islamic Internet Directory (text file)
Islamic Computing Guide (text file)
Islamic Computing Resources (text file)
Maghreb.net (guide to resources in Morocco, Algeria, and Tunisia) (Maghrebi Studies Group, State Univ. of New York, Binghamton)
Maps of the Middle East (Perry Castaneda Library Map Collection, U. Texas at Austin)
Maps of Middle East and Asia (Perry Castaneda Library Map Collection, UT Austin)
Maps of Gaza Strip (Perry Castaneda Library Map Collection, UT Austin)
Material Culture of the Ancient Canaanites, Israelites and Related Peoples: An Information DataBase from Excavations (John R. Abercrombie, Brandeis U.)
Oriental Institute Virtual Museum ("showcase of the history, art and archaeology of the ancient Near East"; part of the U. Chicago Oriental Institute)
Turkey: Classical Architecture and Sculpture (Michael Greenhalgh, Australian National U.)
What's New in WWW Asian Studies Newsletter (T. Matthew Ciolek, Australian National U.)
World Area Studies Internet Resources: Middle East (Western Connecticut State U.)
Pacific Islander Studies (Also Includes World Islander Resources)
Hawaii: Kaho`olawe Island (John Fischer / About.com)
Oceania (Ethnic World Survey, CIEMEN)
Pacific Studies (Gopher) 
The Philippine Literature Home Page 
World Area Studies Internet Resources: Pacific/Australia (Western Connecticut State U.)
World Area Studies Internet Resources: Small Islands (Western Connecticut State U.)
World History Archives: Asia & Oceania History Archives (Haines Brown)
Russian Studies (Including Baltics, Former Ussr States, Etc.)
Center for the Study of Eurasian Nomads (CSEN) (J. Davis-Kimball)
Maps of Commonwealth of Independent States (former U.S.S.R.) ) (Perry Castaneda Library Map Collection, U. Texas, Austin)
Maps of Chechen region (Perry Castaneda Library Map Collection, UT Austin)
Maps of Former Yugoslavia (Perry Castaneda Library Map Collection, UT Austin)
Post-Soviet Study Resources on the Internet (v1.1) (Ian Kallen)
Russian & East European Studies Internet Resources (Karen Rondestvedt, U. Pittsburgh)
Russian Home Page 
The Russian Revolution Page (David J. Barnsdale)
Simon Hawkin's Russian Page (dictionaries, literature, Russian servers, etc.)
Soviet Archives Exhibit ("first public display of the hitherto highly secret internal record of Soviet Communist rule") (U.S. Library of Congress)
St. Petersburg Times (Russian newspaper)
Window-to-Russia (Relcom Corp.)
World Area Studies Internet Resources: Russia/CIS (Western Connecticut State U.)
Subcontinental Asia Studies (Including India)
India (Sergio Paoli/WWW Virtual Library)
India History (Sergio Paoli/WWW Virtual Library)
India Home Page (Dinesh Venkatesh and Sridhar Venkataraman)
Homepage ("your electronic link to India, and Indian communities world-wide")
Book Reviews 
Film Reviews 
Kerala ("one of the smallest states in the Republic of India") (Vipin Gopal)
SAGAR: South Asia Graduate Research Journal 

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