Historian - Professor - Digital Scholar

Shanghai Prostitutes: Prostitution and Sex in 19th-20th Century China

“Selected Works in the Shanghai History Research Series” features classic research on modern and contemporary Shanghai history by top scholars from overseas. It combines readability with academic rigor and has been translated by domestic experts. Overseas scholars, with unique perspectives, materials, and insights, offer interpretations of Shanghai’s history that differ from previous studies. The content […]

1927-1937 Shanghai – Municipal Authority, Regional Characteristics, and Modernization

“The Selected Works in the Shanghai History Research Series” presents classic works by top scholars from overseas on the study of modern and contemporary Shanghai history. It combines readability with academic rigor and has been translated by domestic experts. Overseas scholars offer unique perspectives, exclusive materials, and insightful interpretations that differ from previous studies, covering […]

鐮刀與城市: 以上海為例的死亡社會史研究

The issue of death has loomed large in Chinese cities in the modern era. Throughout the Republican period, Shanghai swallowed up lives by the thousands. Exposed bodies strewn around in public spaces were a threat to social order as well as to public health. In a place where every group had its own beliefs and […]