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
Matt
Galway
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  • Global Maoism
  • Ideology and Culture
  • Radical Intellectuals and Intellectual History
  • Southeast Asian History
  • The History of the Chinese Communist Party
  • Transnational Friendship Associations (友協會, Yǒu Xiéhuì) in Southeast Asia and Latin America
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
Devin
Eeg
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  • Chinese Diaspora
  • Labour
  • Transnational History
  • Migration
  • Historiography
Victoria
Ma
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Joshua
Tan
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  • China and the Chinese overseas
  • Religion in China
  • Immigration
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
Flath,
James A.
Printing Culture in Rural North China 2000 Associate Professor,
University of Western Ontario
Sewell,
William
Japanese Imperialism and civic construction in Manchuria : Changchun, 1905-1945 2000 Associate Professor,
Saint Mary's University
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
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
Kornreich,
Yoel
Zhang Wentian and the Academy of Marxism and Leninism During the Pre-Rectification Period, 1938-1941 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