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NAGURA Kyoko奈仓京子. “The Formation of Returned Overseas Chinese Identity and its Ramifications: a Case Study on the Yuehaiwan Overseas Chinese Farm in Guangdong” (“归侨认同意识的形成及其动态 * ———以广东粤海湾华侨农场为例”) in Journal of Overseas Chinese History Studies (华侨华人历史研究) 2008 Vol 3. Reviewed by Severin Kuok (PhD...More
Narayan Sen (নারায়ণ সেন). Maoism and the Buddhist Philosophy of India and China (মাওবাদ ও ভারত-চীন বৌদ্ধ দর্শন Maobad o Bharat-Cheen Bouddha Darshan ). Kolkata: Creative Publication, 2013. Reviewed by Barnali Chanda (Ph.D. Candidate, Jadavpur University; 2016-17 HYI Comparative Literature Visiting...More
Gao Yong (高勇). To be a Secretary of Hu Yaobang 《我給胡耀邦當秘書》. Hong Kong: Joint Publishing Ltd. 2014. 香港 : 三聯書店(香港)有限公司, 2014年. Reviewed by Bhim B. Subba (PhD Candidate, University of Delhi) In the run-up to the centenary of the birth of Hu Yaobang, former General Secretary of the Communist Party of...More
Chen Jian 陈剑. Documenting the Reproductive Revolution in China, 1978-1991 (中国生育革命纪实(1978–1991)). Beijing: Social Sciences Academic Press (2015). Reviewed by Guan Yue (Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Government and Public Administration, The Chinese University of Hong Kong) The one-child policy is...More
Nara, Masashi 奈良雅史. 現代中国の<イスラーム運動> : 生きにくさを生きる回族の民族誌. [ The “Islamic Movement” in Contemporary China: An Ethnography of Hui People Living in Difficulty ]. Tōkyō: Fūkyōsha, 2016. Reviewed by Noriko Unno-Yamazaki (The University of Tokyo; 2015-2016 HYI Visiting Fellow) No matter whether their...More
Li Ta-chia 李达嘉 . Merchants and Chinese Communist Revolution, 1919-1927 《商人与共产革命 1919-1927 》 . Monograph Series No.101, Institute of Modern History, Academia Sinica 中央研究院近代史所专刊 101 , 2015. Reviewed by Huang Jie (The University of Hong Kong) In the long period of time before the late Qing dynasty,...More
Li Anshan 李安山. “International Political Discourse of Chinese Immigrants in Africa" (“国际政治话语中的中国移民: 以非洲为例”), West Asia and Africa Journal (西亚非洲) No. 1, p. 76-97, 2016. Reviewed by: Veda Vaidyanathan (Ph.D. Student, University of Mumbai; ICS-HYI Doctoral Fellow) Professor Li Anshan’s article examines...More
Yu Xinzhong 余新忠 . The Sanitation and Quarantine System in the Qing Dynasty and its Evolution in Modern China 《清代卫生防疫机制及其近代演变》. Beijing: Beijing shifan daxue chubanshe, 2016. Reviewed by Wang Yumeng (Ph.D. candidate, Nankai University) In modern China, weisheng (sanitation/hygiene) is a word with...More
Li Zhibiao 李智彪 . “A re-evaluation of the upsurge in China-Africa energy cooperation” (“中非能源合作热的冷思考”) West Asia and Africa (西亚非洲) No. 06, Pages 112-128 December 2014. Reviewed by Veda Vaidyanathan (Ph.D. Student, University of Mumbai; ICS-HYI Doctoral Fellow) This article appeared in the journal...More
Qi Xiaolin 齐小林. To Be a Soldier: How Peasants in the North China Base Area went to the Battlefield (当兵:华北根据地农民如何走向战场). Chengdu: Sichuan People’s Publishing House, 2015. Reviewed by Guan Yue (Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Government and Public Administration, The Chinese University of Hong Kong) In...More
Jia Haitao 贾海涛 and Shi Cangjin 石沧金. A Comparative Study on the International Influences between the Indian Diaspora and the Chinese Diaspora (海外印度人与海外华人国际影响力比较研究). Jinan: Shandong People’s Press山东人民出版社, January 2007 (first edition). Severin Kuok (PhD candidate, Center for Chinese and East Asian...More
Qumu Tiexi 曲木铁西. Research on the Yinuo Yi Language 彝语义诺话研究. Beijing: Min zu chu ban she, 2010. Reviewed by ZHOU Tingsheng (Ph.D. candidate, Minzu University of China; HYI Visiting Fellow 2015-2016) This award-winning book highlights semantic analysis of the nomenclature of animals and plants in...More

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