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Department of History

Dr Jocelyn Chatterton

BA Hons (London), MA, PhD (SOAS)


Jocelyn Chatterton
Department of History

Research Associate

Dr Jocelyn Chatterton
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Jocelyn Chatterton completed a PhD at SOAS on 'Protestant Medical Missionaries during the War in China 1937-1945: The Case of Hubei Province'.

She has lectured extensively on the history and culture of China, Qing and Ming dynasty textiles, Chinese court and religious costume, Qing dynasty China, eunuchs and the custom of foot binding.  


Jocelyn is particularly interested in records that never existed and is currently researching the epidemiological records of missionary hospitals in China.


Authored Books

Chatterton, Jocelyn (2002) Chinese Silks and Sewing Tools. London: Jocelyn Chatterton.


Chatterton, Jocelyn and Bultitude, Matthew (2008) 'Castration; The eunuchs of Qing dynasty China; A Medical and Historical Review.' de Historia Urologie Europace, 15 . pp. 39-47.

Conference or Workshop Items

Chatterton, Jocelyn (2013) Protestant Medical Missionary Experience and Dilemma Under the Japanese in Occupied China. In: Missionaries at War: The Impact of Global Conflict on Christian Missions in the Twentieth Century, 9 March 2013, German Historical Institute, London. (Unpublished)

Chatterton, Jocelyn and Wong, Kathie and Bultitude, Matthew (2013) Urological Papers and Issues Arising from the Early Years of the Chinese Medical Journal. In: European Association of Urology 28th Annual Congress, 15 - 19 March 2013, Milan. (Unpublished)

Chatterton, Jocelyn (2008) The Evacuation Question: Why did Medical Missionaries Remain at their posts? In: China Research Workshop, April 22 - 23 2008, Cambridge University. (Unpublished)

Chatterton, Jocelyn (2007) Cooperation or Collaboration? Medical Missionaries in China 1937 - 45. In: China Postgraduate Network Workshop , March 2008, Oxford University. (Unpublished)

Chatterton, Jocelyn (2007) Protestant Medical Missionaries in China 1937 - 1945; archival work in progress. In: Researching Modern Chinese History, February 2007, Bristol University. (Unpublished)

Book Reviews

Chatterton, Jocelyn (2013) 'Europe in China - China in Europe; Mission as a Vehicle to Intercultural Dialogue.' International Bulletin of Missionary Research, 37 (3). p. 190.


Chatterton, Jocelyn (2010) Protestant Medical Missionary Experience during the War in China 1937-1945: The Case of Hubei Province. PhD thesis. SOAS, University of London.


Chatterton, Jocelyn (2011) 'Protestant Medical Missionaries and the Fall of Hankou.' Institute for Chinese Studies, Oxford. (Unpublished)

Chatterton, Jocelyn 'Protestant Medical Missionaries in China 1937 - 1945.' Central China Normal University, Research Center for East-West Cultural Exchanges, Wuhan and Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan. (Unpublished)

This list was generated on Wed Oct 1 01:25:41 2014 BST.