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icon publication Posting Date: 16 November 2015
New Book from Prof. Jan Kiely & Prof. John Lagerwey

 

Modern Chinese Religion 2

We are pleased to announce the publication of a new, two volume book, Modern Chinese Religion II, 1850-2015 (Brill, 2015), which was co-edited by Professor Jan Kiely and Professor John Lagerwey along with Vincent Goossaert of the French National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS) and the École Pratique des Hautes Études (EPHE).

icon publication Posting Date: 25 September 2015
New book by Dr. Igor Chabrowski

 

River dr igor

We are delighted to announce the publication of a new book by Dr. Igor Chabrowski titled
Singing on the River: Sichuan Boatmen and Their Work Songs, 1880s - 1930s (Leiden, Boston: Brill, 2015). Please click here for further information.

icon announcement Posting Date: 25 September 2015
The Centre inks exchange programme agreement with National Taiwan University

 

The Centre has signed a new exchange agreement with National Taiwan University (NTU). Starting from February 2016, the first cohort of Contemporary China Studies major undergraduates will study an intensive programme of Mandarin Chinese language courses and/or subject courses taught in Mandarin Chinese at NTU. This new programme complements the highly successful term-long study programme at Peking University launched last year, which will again see more than twenty CCS majors studying in Beijing this spring.

Please visit our BA/BSSc in Contemporary China Studies programme page to learn more about our undergraduate study abroad opportunities.

icon announcement Posting Date: 22 September 2015
The Centre welcomes five new part-time faculty

 

The Centre welcomes five new part-time faculty teaching courses this term: Professor Michel Bonnin, a historian specializing in Mao era and recent Chinese history, Professor Wang Danning, an anthropologist concentrating on family, gender, and urban issues, Dr. Leta Hong Fincher, a sociologist specializing in gender issues, Dr. Brandon King, an expert in ancient Chinese history and philosophy, and Dr. Laura Pozzi, a historian of modern Chinese visual culture.

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