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
Zhang Wei 张伟. The Market and Politics: Lifting the Veil on Chinese Private Entrepreneurs 《市场与政治:中国民商阶层脸谱》. Beijing: Central Compilation and Translation Press中央编译出版社, 2015. Reviewed by Huang Jie (The University of Hong Kong) Owning enormous economic resources, private entrepreneurs are perhaps “the...More
Xu Lixiang 徐理响. "Discussion on the Reform and Improvement of the CCP’s Discipline Inspection System" 《试论中 国共产党纪检制度的改革和完善》, CASS Journal of Political Science 政治学研究, 2014, Issue 01, pp.13-23. Reviewed by Bhim B Subba (PhD Candidate, University of Delhi) After Xi Jinping became General Secretary of...More
Wei, Guangqi 魏光奇. With and Without Law: The System and Operation of Local Administration in the Qing Dynasty ( 有法与无法: 清代的州县制度及其运作). Beijing: Shangwu yinshuguan 商务印书馆, 2010. Reviewed by Minsu Park (Ph.D. Candidate, Seoul National University; 2015-16 HYI Visiting Fellow) The title With and Without...More
Gu Jiming 谷继明. Exegesis of Wang Fuzhi’s Outer Commentary on the Book of Changes 王船山《周易外传》笺疏. Shanghai: Shanghai renmin chubanshe, 2016. Reviewed by Li Zhen (Ph.D. Candidate, Peking University; 2015-2016 HYI Visiting Fellow) The importance of Wang Fuzhi 王夫之 (Wang Chuanshan王船山, 1619-1692) in Chinese...More
Liu, Xiaomeng 刘小萌. The Society of the Bannermen in Beijing during the Qing Dynasty 清代北京旗人社会. Beijing: Zhongguo shehui kexue chubanshe 中国社会科学出版社, 2008 (revised in 2016). Reviewed by Minsu Park (Ph.D. Candidate, Seoul National University; 2015-16 HYI Visiting Fellow) The Society of the Bannermen in...More
Wu Kaming 胡嘉明 and Zhang Jieying 張劼穎. Living with Waste: Economies, Communities and Spaces of Waste Collectors in China 《廢品生活:垃圾場的經濟、社群與空間》. Hong Kong: The Chinese University of Hong Kong Press, 2016. Reviewed by Siyi Li (Ph.D. Candidate in Cultural Studies, The Chinese University of Hong Kong)...More