Hou Xudong 侯旭东. Favoritism: the monarch’s relationship with subjects based on private trust and the unfolding of Western Han history (宠:信-任型君臣关系与西汉历史的展开). Beijing Normal University Press 北京师范大学出版社, 2018. Reviewed by Zhang Shiyu (PhD candidate, Chinese University of Hong Kong; HYI Chinese Politics...More
American Missionary Views on Siamese Culture and their Evangelical and Social Works in Siam between the mid-19th Century and the early 20th Century ( Siu Kam-wah, Joseph , The Chinese University of Hong Kong) Abstract : This paper aims to analyze the views and criticisms of the American...More
Hồ Trung Tú. There were such 500 years: Quảng Nam’s identity from the view of historical periodization (Có 500 năm như thế: Bản sắc Quảng Nam từ góc nhìn phân kỳ lịch sử). Hanoi: Thời Đại Publishing House, 2011. Reviewed by: Pham Thi Thanh Huyen (HYI Visiting Fellow, HYI-NUS Joint Doctoral Scholar...More
세계사의 시각에서 본 근현대 중국 조세 구조의 전환 (" The Transition of Modern Chinese Tax Structure from the View of Global History") [Korean original version] ( Kang Jin A , Hanyang University) 世界史の視座から見た中国近現代租税構造の転換 ("The Transition of Modern Chinese Tax Structure from the View of Global History") [Japanese...More
Master of the night: Destiny of a profession under technological change (Zeng Dian & Hong Wei , Tsinghua University) Abstract : In ancient China, time was managed by professional organizations. Officials in these organizations calculated the calendar as well as daily time to help people...More
Zuo Shiyuan (左世元). The Relationship between Hanyeping Enterprise and Government (汉冶萍公司与政府关系). China Social Sciences Press, 2016. Reviewed by Liu Zhao The Relationship between Hanyeping Enterprise and Government is a new book, written by Zuo Shiyuan (左世元) and published by China Social Sciences Press...More
Wang, Hongbin王宏斌, Measures of Value in the Qing Dynasty: A Study on Parity Rate of Various Currencies (清代价值尺度:货币比价研究), Bejing: SDX Joint Publishing Company 生活·读书·新知 三联书店, 2015 Reviewed by Sanghoun Lee (Ph.D. Candidate, Seoul National University) One of the most distinctive features of the Qing...More
Zhang Zhongmin 张仲民. Interpretations: Reading Cultures and Reception Politics in Late Qing and Early Republican China . (种瓜得豆:清末民初的阅读文化与接受政治) Beijing: Social Sciences Academic Press, 2016. Reviewed by Chen Siyan (PhD candidate, Nankai University) Recently, the study of new terms and concepts in...More
Hong Hong 洪 宏 . Soviet Influence and Chinese Films Produced during the ‘17-year’ Period ( 苏联影响与中国十七年电 影 ). Beijing: Zhongguo Dianying Chubanshe ( 中国电影出版社) , 2008. Reviewed by Madhurendra Jha (PhD candidate, Jawaharlal Nehru University) Spread over 244 pages and carefully divided into eight chapters...More
Ni Yuping 倪玉平. Research on Finance and Society in the Jiaqing and Daoguang Reigns of the Qing Dynasty (清朝嘉道财政与社会). Beijing: The Commercial Press, 2013. Reviewed by Sanghoun Lee (Ph.D. Candidate, Seoul National University) "Dynastic decline" has been the predominant view of Qing history in the first...More
Li Bingkui 李秉奎. Gender, Romance and Marriage of Chinese Youth During the Cultural Revolution (1966-1976) (狂澜与潜流:中国青年的性恋与婚姻(1966-1976)). Beijing: Social Sciences Academic Press, 2015. Reviewed by Liu Zhao (PhD candidate, University of Hong Kong) This book is the first systematic study on private...More
Ch’oe, Su-il. 최수일. “Kaeby ŏ k” y ŏn’gu 『개벽 연구』, Sŏul: Somyŏng Ch'ulp'an 서울: 소명출판. 2008. Reviewed by Jae young Song (Yonsei University) “Kaeby ŏ k” y ŏn’gu is a series of research on the modern cultural system of Korea, and is a compilation of the author's previous research on the magazine Kaeby ŏ k...More