Tag: China

History Reading list illustration From: Sun's wife and Miss Liu jointly manifest the great victory in Taiwan. Wu Wenyi, illustrator SOAS, University of London (Resource: CWP 11 - soas chinese woodblocks ) http://digital.soas.ac.uk/LOAA003941/00001
History
HB

History: An Introductory Reading List

I’d recommend history books that are more specialised without losing sight of the big picture… texts that you enjoy reading and that make you curious to explore things further…

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Professor Walter Simon, Chinese studies, sinology, China
Languages and Cultures
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Professor Walter Simon CBE FBA

Around eighty years ago, Walter Simon fled Germany to come to the UK, where he took up a post as a lecturer at the School of Oriental Studies.

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View from Victoria Peak, Hong Kong
Languages and Cultures
Andrew Osmond

Hong Kong: 20 years of history

1 July 2017 sees the twentieth anniversary of the end of more than 150 years of British control of Hong Kong. A lot can happen in twenty years.

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Development Studies
Harald Heubaum

Trumped on climate?

Climate policy expert Dr Harald Heubaum on the Paris Agreement, Trump’s appointment of fellow sceptics, the Dakota and Keystone pipelines and also some reasons to be optimistic…

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