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Crime or Punishment? On the Forensic Discourse of Modern Chinese Literature

Der-wei Wang David

in Becoming Chinese: Passages to Modernity and Beyond

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520219236
eISBN:
9780520924413
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520219236.003.0008
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter examines the scenes of crime and punishment in Chinese literary works from the late Qing period to the late 1940s. It addresses the issue of critical intellectual stances vis-à-vis the ... More


The Daily Grind (1910–1912)

Shiona Airlie

in Scottish Mandarin: The Life and Times of Sir Reginald Johnston

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9789888139569
eISBN:
9789888180134
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888139569.003.0006
Subject:
History, Asian History

Johnston returned to his office in Weihai at that time opium smoking and derived problems flooded. He left service later due to unpleasant cooperation with Robert Walter, then he started another book ... More


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