Graduated RPg Theses

Translocal Chinese Religiosity in Southeast Asia: Kek Lok Monastery and the Rise of Chinese Monastic Buddhism in Penang, 1887-1987
PhD, 2021

New Mainland-Hongkonger: power agent and identity struggler in time of China’s rise
YANG Yiwei
MPhil, 2021

Buddhist Monks, Lay Buddhist Local Elites, and Wartime Relief Activism in Chengdu and Chongqing, 1938-1945
YAN Yiqiao
MPhil, 2020

Tsowas of the Chone Kingdom on the Sino-Tibetan Frontier, 1880-1965
YANG Zhiqiang (MARNYI Gyatso)
PhDl, 2020

Teaching the “China Model”? The Rise of Chinese Training Programmes for Foreign Officials
MPhil, 2019

Song Lian 宋濂 (1310-1381) and the Unity of Three Teachings during the Yuan-Ming Transition
LU Chentong
PhD, 2019

Portraits from Formosa: Visual Documents and Taiwan’s Colonial History (1895-1960)
MA Kuo-an
PhD, 2017

The creation of lineages : Chishi area in southeastern Hunan in late imperial China
MPhil, 2017

State and Society in the Spread of the Dongyue Cult Song through Yuan
MPhil, 2017

When Local Beliefs Encounter Global Heritage: A case study of Temple Islands from Eastern Shandong, China
MA Huijuan
PhD, 2017

Song Lian and His Confucian-Daoist Unity
LU Chentong
MPhil, 2016

An Qi: The Art Patronage and Connoisseurship of an Eighteenth-century Art Collector
KIM Young
MPhil, 2016

A Brief Note on Demonic Swarms in Nüxian waishi (《女仙外史》)
NG Kum Hoon
PhD, 2016

History and Transmission of Daoist Spirit-Writing Altars in Hong Kong: A Case Study of Fei Ngan Tung Buddhism and Daoism Society
PhD, 2015

Adapting with the Times: Faija Law and State Development
Brandon KING
PhD, 2015

Arguing for Justice: Public Opinion and Criminal Justice Reform in Contemporary China
PhD, 2014

State Autocracy or Gentry Hegemony? State-Society Relationship in Suzhou Province, 1860-1865
YANG Shengyu
MPhil, 2014

Familiarity in the Unfamiliar: The Greater China Educational Journey Mainland Postgraduate Students in Hong Kong
Annemarelle Jantine VAN SCHAYIK
MPhil, 2014

A Research on Shijiao –The Ritual Traditions of Fashi in South China
HUANG Jianxing
PhD, 2013

Perception of Sinograms: Traditional vs Simplified
YANG Ruoxiao
PhD, 2013

Missionaries, Women, and Health Care: History of Nursing in Colonial Hong Kong (1887-1942)
KANG Jong Hyuk David
PhD, 2013

Re-evaluating Political Performatives of PRC: The Historical Trajectory of Laosanpian
Paul Zilungisele TEMBO
PhD, 2013

Warrior Gods and the Song-Yuan Transformation of Daoism
LIU Jingyu
MPhil, 2011

Sound Changes in Hong Kong Cantonese: A Multi-perspective Study
WONG Ying Wai
PhD, 2011

The Construction of Women as National Body in Twentieth Century China: “Robust Beauty Girls” and “Iron Maidens”
MPhil, 2011

Imagining Yunnan: The Political Economy of Spatial Relations in Contemporary Southwest China
Timothy Andrew SUMMERS
PhD, 2010

The Hong Kong Crime Film: Genre and Film Noir from the 1940s to the Present
PhD, 2010

A New Perspective on the Taiping Tianguo: Charismatic Leadership and Revitalization Movement
HAN Ju Hee
MPhil, 2009


Current RPg Theses

Creating the New Working Class – Worker Sports in the Early PRC Years
Student: WU Yiyang (PhD)
Supervisor: Prof. Jan KIELY

Living with the Forest: Pickers of Medical Plants in Southwestern China in the 1930s
Student: YAO Wuyutong (PhD)
Supervisor: Prof. Jan KIELY

Cooperation and Compromise: Shanghai Democratic Women Federation (SDWF) in Mass Mobilization of Shanghai (1949~1953)
Student: JIA Luyang (PhD)
Supervisor: Prof. Jan KIELY

“Black-hearted Clinics” and “Black-hearted Doctors”: the Stigmatised Medical Practice in China’s Urban Villages
Student: LIU Yiling (PhD)
Supervisor: Prof. LING Minhua

Reforms of Chinese state-owned enterprises in the context of Belt and Road Initiatives
Student: MIAO Chunzi (MPhil)
Supervisor: Prof. LI Chen

Financial Innovation and Reform in China’s Financial System
Student: LIU Fengwei (MPhil)
Supervisor: Prof. LI Chen

Hedging Two Incongruous Worlds: Livelihood and Identity of Mainland Professionals in Hong Kong
Student: YANG Yiwei (PhD)
Supervisor: Prof. LING Minhua

Commercialized Nationalism and Nationalized Commerce: Chinese “Main Melody” Movies in 2010s.
Student: CHEN Siyu (MPhil)
Supervisor: Prof. Kristof VAN DEN TROOST

Over Rivers and Mountains: The Roving Martial Arts Culture between Hong Kong and Mainland China, 1980s-1990s
Student: MIAO Zixin (MPhil)
Supervisor: Prof. Kristof VAN DEN TROOST