Recent Scholarship in Chinese

"Readings from Asia" highlights significant recent scholarship published in Chinese, Korean, Japanese, and Vietnamese, in order to bring it to the attention of a wider, international readership. An English summary is provided, along with a link to the original publication. This issue of Cross-Currents features summaries of Ge Zhaoguang's Dwelling in the Middle of the Country: Reestablishing Histories of “China” [宅兹中国:重建有关"中国"的历史] and Wang Qisheng's Revolution and Counter-Revolution: Republican Politics in Social-Cultural Scope [革命与反革命:社会文化视野下的民国政治].

Ge Zhaoguang , Dwelling in the Middle of the Country: Reestablishing Histories of "China" [宅兹中国:重建有关"中国"的历史]. Beijing: Zhonghua Shuju, 2011.

Wang Qisheng, Revolution and Counter-Revolution: Republican Politics in Social-Cultural Scope [革命与反革命:社会文化视野下的民国政治]. Beijing: Social Sciences Academic Press, 2010.

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For more on Ge Zhaoguang's new book, see a recent review by Yao Xinyong online at http://21ccom.net.