Tag Archives: China

Historical Archives in Nanjing, Jiangsu, China

A review of the Second Historical Archives of China (第二历史档案馆) (Nanjing, Jiangsu, China) The Second Historical Archives of China (第二历史档案馆, sometimes abbreviated SHAC, and also…

Field Work With Swiss Migrants in China

Tracing mobilities and moorings in China – some reflections about my field work on Swiss migrants in Mainland China It is May 19th, 2015, 23:00….

Northern Song Reflections on the Tang

A review of Northern Song Reflections on the Tang, by Jeffrey Rice. Jeffrey Rice’s dissertation is a study of Northern Song historiography of the history…

Cultural Propaganda in Taiwan, 1950s-60s

A Review of Performing an Absent China: Cultural Propaganda in Anti-Communist Taiwan in the 1950’s and 1960’s, by Ching-Yi Huang. Dr. Ching-Yi Huang’s dissertation touches…

Gansu-Qinghai’s Social Landscape

Picturing Gansu-Qinghai’s Social Landscape: A Brief Historical Retrospective Based on Recent Chinese Sources This paper explores the diverse human geography and cultural settings of one…

Update on Archives in Tianjin and Shanghai

Brief update on the Tianjin Municipal Archives (天津市档案局) and Shanghai Municipal Archives (上海市档案局). To browse the electronic catalog at the Tianjin Municipal Archives, there are…