Book Reviews

“Kristin Stapleton, Fact in Fiction: 1920s China and Ba Jin’s Family,” Journal of Social History, vol. 50, no. 3 (March 2017).

“Janet Chen, Guilty of Indigence: The Urban Poor in China, 1900-1953,” Journal of Asian Studies, vol. 72, no. 1 (February 2013): 168-169.

“Qin Fang, ‘Beauty and A Broken City: Women and Their Publicity in Tianjin, 1898-1911’,” Chinese History Dissertation Reviews, 2012. (http://dissertationreviews.org/archives/1803)

“Shuk-wah Poon, Negotiating Religion in Modern China: State and Common People in Guangzhou, 1900-1937,” Journal of Asian Studies, vol. 71, no. 1 (February 2012): 231-232.

“Peter J. Carroll, Between Heaven and Modernity: Reconstructing Suzhou, 1895-1937,” The Chinese Historical Review, vol. 14, no. 1 (Spring 2007): 150-152.

“清代城市史:地方精英的权力基础与社会网络” (State of the Field: Source of Power and Social Networks of Local Elite in Qing), 清史译丛 (Qing History Overseas Research), vol. 5 (2005): 245-251.

“清代法律史:民事审判与司法实践” (State of the Field: Civil Justice and Adjudicative Practice in Qing), 清史译丛 (Qing History Overseas Research), vol. 4 (2005): 255-262.

“重新认识汉口:一个清代商业城市的空间和社会结构” (Revisiting Hankou: Urban Space and Social Structure of a Commercial City in Qing), 清史译丛 (Qing History Overseas Research), vol. 4 (2005): 293-305.

“Di Wang, Street Culture in Chengdu: Public Space, Urban Commoners, and Local Politics, 1870-1930,” Histoire Sociale/Social History, vol. 37, no. 74 (November 2004): 316-319.

“清代政治史:皇权与官僚” (State of the Field: Imperial Authority and Bureaucracy in Qing), 清史译丛 (Qing History Overseas Research), vol. 3 (2005): 227-234.

“满学:清朝统治的民族特色” (State of the Field: Manchus in Qing History: Ethnicity and Qing Rulership), Qingshi yicong 清史译丛 (Qing History Overseas Research), 清史译丛 (Qing History Overseas Research), vol. 1 (2004): 109-118.

“作为方法的事件、记忆、叙述” (Methods of Crafting History: Time, Memory, and Narrative), 中华读书报 (China Book Reviews), August 4 (2004).