Workshop on “Science Academies in Central and Southern Asia and their Roles in Society” · TÜBA/IAP Regional Workshop Program. Prof. Dr. Isenbike Togan. Isenbike Togan, Ph. D. () in East Asian languages and Civilizations, Harvard University, is Professor of History at Middle East Technical. İsenbike Togan. İsenbike Togan. Honorary Members. Selection Year: University: Faculty: Tarih. Academic Title: Prof. Dr. Phone: () 79

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From then on, I did not teach only using written material, but also incorporated films, videos, slides, and field trips into my classes. Only 5 left in stock – order soon. If we learn about this plant from academic sources, we learn about it in relation to a specific use and do not think about it any further.

Such a moment is a realization of the divisive nature of our disciplines, because when you learn about such a site from written academic material, the information is divided between religious studies, between different otgan, and the books would not only be on different shelves but also in different libraries, and sometimes even in different countries.

We were given information by local experts in the field; this was an otgan on-site training experience. This focus on the people, on the other hand, was so strong that it lifted the barriers set by your discipline.

Popularity Popularity Featured Price: The participants were from diverse disciplines and paths of life. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it togah, give it a second life. This shift of focus made you aware that writing history is not only an academic matter, but that it involves the people you are writing about.

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After long preparations, the project started in with the Desert Route in China which was followed by the Steppe Route in the then Soviet Union.

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Unlike teaching based on readings structured according to the assessment of the teacher, this was a flexible way of teaching in which accommodation of the needs of the students was of primary importance.

Only then, can this focus on the people be realized. At first, all this created a state of confusion among the foreign participants, including myself. In each culture there are stories or songs about this plant, which is in general associated with the smell of the homeland. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Provide feedback about this page.

Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Utilizing such an approach does not suggest the replacement of the method of working with theoretical models where we try to fit the people into the model. Low to High Price: By doing this, we not only forget about others who share the same planet, but also do not have much knowledge of the tangible and intangible heritage of ours.

This is because the material isenike mostly written by members of sedentary cultures rather than steppe people, and also because the aroma of a region is not an academic issue.

Whether or not we were experts on the sites, we were expected to participate isengike in the daily expeditions, the guided tours that were given by the local experts, and in the nightly seminars that assessed the findings or contextualized the sites within a historical perspective. The Kerait Khanate and Chinggis Khan.

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If somebody asked us isenbik our experience on the expedition at that time, I do not think we would be able to provide an accurate assessment. He had the assistance of Gail Larminoux and Klara Issak in this endeavor. Learn more at Author Central. This perception of history as a human interaction was not only to be seen on a synchronic level, but also in a diachronic way.

This example of artemisia compels us to see the importance of using the local language to learn about what is dear to the people in a specific culture — irrespective of how small or how unimportant the groups of people may seem to be. Are you an author?


Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. In her research she focuses on historiography, tribe-state relations along the Silk Raod, as well as tangible and intangible heritage such as funerary architecture and oral traditions. There you would become aware that what we call culture of our present times consists of many layers.

She has published Flexibility and Limitation in Jsenbike Formations: In China for instance, the focus of the desert route was on Buddhist sites.

Thus, participation in these two expeditions resulted in my incorporating an interdisciplinary approach into my later work, thereby making use of other disciplines such as archeology, art history, sociology, anthropology, philosophy, religious studies, literature, especially oral literature, and folklore.

However, a focus on people and a perception of cultural diversity is a kind of consciousness raising which not only affects our view of our fellow people, but also our vision of ourselves. The timing of the expeditions was so that no matter how detached you were isenbiike the rest of the world while doing your research in an ivory tower, you became a direct participant observer of the events of Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime.

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For instance, I had been studying Inner Asian history for about 30 years without having seen Inner Asia; maps and historical travelogues had been my guide togna this field.

Experts who were not satisfied with the information given or who wanted to contribute something could also give an additional evening seminar. The flexibility of these methods revolutionized my teaching.

It was only retrospectively, over the next few years that we could see what was happening. The evening lectures by other local experts complemented the on site training. Flexibility and Limitation in Steppe Formations: Brill, ; “Fortunate Occasion to Salvation,” in N.