Lecture Series: New Perspectives on Modernity in China

Lecture Series 2021/2022
New Perspectives on Modernity in China

In the last 150 years, China has modernized in ways often unexpected and hence is a challenge to Western assumptions about the nature of modernity. In this lecture series, we will look at modern Chinese history, philosophy, religion, politics etc. presenting research that is addressing important questions triggered by these developments.
CeMEAS – Centre for Modern East Asian Studies & Department of East Asian Studies, Göttingen University
Department of Chinese Studies, Hamburg University
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