Albert Galvany reports the publication of his article “The Court as a Battlefield: The Art of War and the Art of Politics in the Han Feizi,” in Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies 80.1 (2017): 73-96.
Clemens Büttner's paper "The Boundaries of the Chinese Nation: Racism and Militarism in the 1911 Revolution" will be published in August in the volume Revisiting the "Sick Man of East Asia": Discourses of Weakness in Late 19th and Early 20th...
Lei Duan completed his Ph.D
Lei Duan completed his Ph.D. at Syracuse University with a dissertation entitled "The Prism of Violence: Private Gun Ownership in Modern China, 1860-1949." He is currently working as a post- doctoral fellow at the Lieberthal-Rogel Center for...
Kristin Mulready-Stone's chapter, "'Character Conservancy in Shanghai's Emergency': The YMCA in Shanghai, 1931-1942," was published earlier this year in The YMCA at War: Collaboration and Conflict during the World Wars, edited by Jeffrey Copeland...
Wicky Tse has contributed two chapters, namely, "The Latter Han Empire and the End of Antiquity" (pp. 186-201) and "Warfare" (pp. 325-34), in the Routledge Handbook of Early Chinese History, edited by Paul R. Goldin (London: Routledge, 2018).
Kenneth Swope reports one publication and six conference presentations
"War and Society in East Asia." In The Routledge Global History of War and Society, edited by David J. Ulbrich and Matthew S. Muehlbauer (London: Routledge, 2018), 1-28. "Before the Nine-dash Line: Chosŏn Korea in the Grand Strategy of the Ming...
China at War: Triumph and Tragedy in the Emergence of the New China
Hans van de Ven's new book, China at War: Triumph and Tragedy in the Emergence of the New China, will be published in the US by Harvard University Press in February 2018.