The three-year research project Digital Nationalism in China: Sino-Japanese History in Online Networks is financed by the Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research, which awarded the primary investigator Florian Schneider a three-year Talent Scheme VENI subsidy. This VENI project, based at Leiden University and launched in early 2013, provides the framework for PoliticsEastAsia.com.
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