College of Arts and Sciences

Technology Workshop for Humanities

Asian Studies

March 24, 2010
4:00-6:00 PM
Banquet Hall South, Campion Student Center 

 

  • The Asia Society devotes a section of its site to Education and Learning at all levels. Maps, games, videos, fora, lesson plans, essays are found within the ten sub-sections of the Education and Learning section. The major focus of the site is China.
  • Asia for Educators is an initiative of the Weatherhead East Asian Institute at Columbia University. Designed for students and educators at all levels, it offers world history timelines, maps, thematic modules (“Living in the Chinese Cosmos,” “China and Europe: What is Modern?”), primary source readings, lesson plans (“East Asia in Geographic Perspective”), museum resources, literature, and links to external educational and cultural sites on Asia.
  • Vietnam: Journeys of Body, Mind and Spirit is a 2004 exhibition, archived on the site of the American Museum of Natural History. Eight “journeys,” each furnished with essay, images and educational resources, provide insight into the Vietnamese culture.
  • Gateway Site:
    • Asian Studies WWW Virtual Library is hosted by the Research School of Pacific and Asian Studies (RSPAS). It provides links for researchers to resources in and about countries and regions in Asia.

Compiled by Barbara F. McManus and Ann R. Raia
The College of New Rochelle