Reconciling the Chinese and Western theory worlds in an Era of Western development fatigue (a comment)

TitleReconciling the Chinese and Western theory worlds in an Era of Western development fatigue (a comment)
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1998
AuthorsWoodside, A
JournalModern China
Volume24
Pagination121
ISBN Number0097-7004
KeywordsColleges & universities, Cultural relations, Curricula, History, Philosophy, Sociology, theory
Abstract

  Woodside compares Western and Chinese academic historiography to illuminate the "overthrow" of old separations in American academia between social-ecomomic history and intellectual-literary history and its heightening of sensitivities to positivist language and assumptions.