People

Tim
Brook
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  • social and cultural history of the Ming dynasty (1368-1644)
  • the Japanese occupation of China during World War Two
  • historical perspectives on world history and human rights
Timothy
Cheek
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  • 20th century Chinese history
  • the history of the Chinese Communist Party
  • the role of intellectuals in public life in China
Carla
Nappi
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  • Multilingualism and translation in early modern China and beyond
  • Histories of materiality and material experience
  • Natural history and medicine in the Ming and Qing
  • Sound and voice in translation
  • Manchu history and literature
  • Storytelling, fiction, history
Glen
Peterson
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  • social and cultural history of South China
  • China and the international refugee regime
  • Refugee migration into and out of China
  • Overseas Chinese and the modernization of China
Leo
Shin
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  • Imperial and modern China
  • Texts and textual transmission
  • "China" and "Chineseness"
  • Borderlands and boundaries
  • Historiography and methodology
  • Comparative early modern societies
  • Culture and society of Hong Kong
Henry
Yu
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  • Global Vancouver
  • Trans-Pacific migration
  • Asian Canadian and Asian American history
  • Race and immigration
  • Social Science and Social Theory in US and Europe
  • Public History and History Education
  • Hong Kong and Canada Crosscurrents
Diana
Lary
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  • Modern Chinese history
  • Internal migration in China
  • Military history
  • Regionalism
  • Hong Kong
Alexander
Woodside
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  • Chinese History
  • Southeast Asian history
  • Comparative history
Ho
Ping-ti
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  • demography
  • social structure and mobilization of Ming-Qing Imperial China and the Landsmannschaften system
  • the ancient history of China, particularly the origins of Chinese civilization and culture
Ed
Wickberg
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  • Chinese history since 1600
  • Chinese overseas, especially in the Philippines and Canada
  • Philippine history

Anthropology

Art History, Visual Art and Theory

Asian Studies 

English

French, Hispanic & Italian Studies

Institute  of Asian Research

Sociology

Social Work

Theatre and Film

Sarah
Basham
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  • Late imperial China
  • History of science and medicine
  • History of the book
Jonathan
Henshaw
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  • 20th century China
  • History and memory
  • Wartime Collaboration
  • Civilian Internment
Aaron
Molnar
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  • The Mongol World Empire
  • China and Northeast Asia during the Yuan and Ming Dynasties
  • Inner Asian Borderlands' History
  • Historical Relations between Nomadic and Sedentary Societies
  • Medieval and Early Modern State Formation and Ethnic Identity
Name Title Year Link to Work Current Appointment
Madokoro,
Laura
Unwanted refugees: Chinese migration and the making of a global humanitarian agenda, 1949-1989 2012 Assistant Professor,
McGill University
Yang,
Meng-Hsuan
The great exodus : sojourn, nostalgia, return, and identity formation of Chinese mainlanders in Taiwan, 1940s-2000s 2012 Postdoctoral Fellow,
University of Texas at Austin
Belogurova,
Anna
A durian for Sun Yatsen : interwar communism in British Malaya (1926-1942) 2012 Postdoctoral Fellow,
Nanyang Technological Institution
Sedgwick,
James
The trial within: negotiating justice at the International Military Tribunal for the Far East, 1946-1948 2012 Instructor,
Acadia University
Cheung,
Desmond
A socio-cultural history of sites in Ming Hangzhou 2011 Assistant Professor,
Portland State University
Sedo,
Tim
Linzhang county and the culturally central periphery in mid-Ming China 2011 Assistant Professor,
Concordia University
Hayes,
Jack Patrick
Environmental Change, Economic Growth and Local Societies: "Change in Worlds" in the Songpan Region, 1800-2005 2008 Assistant Professor,
Norwich University
Zatsepine,
Victor Vladimirovich
Beyond the Black Dragon River: Encounters and Decline of the Qing and Russian Empires: 1860-1917 2006 Research Assistant Professor,
The University of Hong Kong
Smith,
Norman Dennis
Wielding Pens as Swords: Chinese Women Writers and the Japanese Occupation of Manchuria, 1936-1945 2002 Associate Professor,
University of Guelph
Sewell,
William
Japanese Imperialism and civic construction in Manchuria : Changchun, 1905-1945 2000 Associate Professor,
Saint Mary's University
Flath,
James A.
Printing Culture in Rural North China 2000 Associate Professor,
University of Western Ontario
Chu,
Shao-Kang
On Chiang Kai-Shek's Position on Resisting Japan: An Analysis of "Domestic Stability Takes Precedence Over Resisting Foreign Invasion" Policy, 1928-1936 1999 Professor,
Okanagan College
Ng,
Wing Chung
Ethnicity and Community: Southern Chinese Immigrants and Descendants in Vancouver, 1945-1980 1993 Associate Professor,
The University of Texas at San Antonio
Peterson,
Glen
The chinese struggle for literacy : villagers and the state in Guangdong, 1949-1976 1991 Associate Professor,
UBC
May,
Louise Anne
Worthy Warriors and Unruly Amazons: Sino-Western Historical Accounts and Imaginative Images of Women in Battle 1985
Ku,
Wei-Ying
The Political Theories of Ku Yen-Wu and the Manchu Conquest 1983 Professor,
National Taiwan University
Wilson,
Harold Edmund
Educational Policies in a Changing Society: Singapore, 1918-1959 1975
Name Title Year Link to Work
Qujie,
Suolang
Reconciliation and legitimization: the fifth karmapa deshin shegpa's trip to ming china 2012
Kornreich,
Yoel
Zhang Wentian and the Academy of Marxism and Leninism During the Pre-Rectification Period, 1938-1941 2009
Grover,
Caroline
Reflections on State Nationalism in Chinese Historical Pedagogy: Accounts of the Second Opium War in Chinese Middle-School History Textbooks from 1912-2007 2009
Tong,
Clement Tsz Ming
The Hong Kong Week of 1967 and the Emergence of the Modern Hong Kong Identity 2008
Lau,
Wing-Hong
Cai Tingkai – The National Hero From Lingnan 2006
Maxwell,
Judy
A cause worth fighting for: Chinese Canadians debate their participation in the Second World War 2005
Yang,
Meng-Hsuan
Nationalist propaganda and the February 28th incident: re-sinicizing the 'japanized' Taiwanese, 1945-1947 2005
Yang,
Meng-Hsuan
Nationalist Propaganda and the February 28th Incident: Re-sinicizing the "Japanized" Taiwanese, 1945-1947 2005
Cho,
Allan
The Hong Kong Wuxia Movie: Identity and Politics, 1966-1976 2004
Chan,
Shelly
War and the Crystallization of a Double Identity: Vancouver's Chinese Community, 1937- 1947 2003
Low,
Rhea V.
Clothing and Post-Mao Reforms: the Tutoring Role of Chinese Fashion Magazines, 1980- 1986 2002
Chen,
Christopher
The overseas Chinese and the Economic Underdevelopment of Indonesia 1997
Yang,
Mike Kai-Kan
The Origin and Evolution of Taiwanese Nationalism, 1921-1947 1997
Flath,
James Alexander
The Cult of Happiness: Paper Gods, Popular Culture, and Revolution in Rural North China 1996
Petrie,
Ian Christopher
The Problem of Infant Mortality in Hong Kong, 1886-1937 1996
Tang,
Yun
Sino-Japanese Trade in the Early Tokugawa Period: Kango, Copper, and Shinpai 1995
Poon,
Joanne Mei-Chu
Miss Queen of Cathy (1954): Chinese Women, Famiilies and Associations in Vancouver 1995
Mitchell,
James Alexander
Surrender? What Surrender? Yan Xishan's Reconsolidation of Power in TaiYuan July-August, 1945 1995
Ouellette,
Vincent
La législation archivistique du Québec et la gestion des archives publiques 1991
Dunch,
Ryan
Protestants and the States in Post-Mao China 1991
Fox,
Pamela
Causes of Han-Hui Conflicts in the 1840's in YongChang, Western Yunnan 1989
Low,
Robert
An Historical Perspective of Hong Kong, ShenZhen and the Special Zones in China 1989
Draper,
Paul
Chang Chun-Mai: A Moral Conservative in an Immoral Age 1985
Yee,
Paul Richard
Chinese Business in Vancouver, 1886-1914 1983
Lee,
Robert
The Artisans of Ching-tê-chênn in Late Imperial China 1980
Sokoloff,
Laurence David
The Ch'ing Salt Monopoly: A Reappraisal 1980
Smith,
John M.
Chang nai-Ch'I and his Critics: The Interpretation of the Hundred Flowers Movement 1978
Lee ,
Ching-Man
Huang Tsun-Hsien's interpretation of Mieji Japan's economic development : an early stage of China's intellectual response to modern Japan 1975
Johnson,
Carol Evelyn
History of the life of Chinese Women : the development of Chinese feminism 1974
Louis,
Randolph Vincent Craig
The Chinese People's Liberation Army in the 1960's: Ideal and Reality 1974
Gruetter,
Robert James
The Kwantung Peasant Movement, 1922-1928 1972
Curmi,
Charles Edward Stewart
American Efforts to Raise China to Great Power Status: 1942-1945 1971