Category Archives: China

Asian Studies Collections in Japan

A review of Asian Studies Collections in Japan Institute for Advanced Studies on Asia Library, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan 東京都文京区本郷7−3−1東京大学東洋文化研究所図書室 tel: +81-3-5841-5893; website School…

Digital Resources for Sinologists 1.0

Digital Resources for Sinologists 1.0 Part I: An Introduction to Chinese Electronic Dictionaries and Criteria for Their Evaluation This article provides an overview of Chinese…

The Making of the Chinese Creative Class

A review of Self-Styling: Practicing Creativity and Remaking Aesthetics in Post-Socialist China by Lily Chumley Self-Styling: Practicing Creativity and Remaking Aesthetics in Post-Socialist China is…

Hypnotism & “Pseudoscience” in China

Studying the “Pseudo” Seriously: Hypnotism in Early Twentieth-Century China My interest in hypnotism stems from my study of another “dubious” discipline, crowd psychology. Part of…

The Spread of Agriculture to Southwest China

A review of Adaptation and Invention During the Spread of Agriculture to Southwest China, by Jade D’Alpoim Guedes. The research presented in this dissertation focuses…