British Journal of Chinese Studies

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Vol 12, No 1 (2022)

Published January 26, 2022

Issue Description

This issue comes out during a continuing global pandemic, carrying a mixed sense of hope, despair and frustration. As we are witnessing the surge of a new COVID-19 variant, world politics cannot have been more polarised. China is at the centre of many contemporary political debates, including quarantine measures, telecommunication security, human rights, and international relations. How do we understand this historical moment when opportunities and challenges coexist for Chinese communities across the world If China and Chineseness are among some of the keywords for Chinese studies, what does Chinese studies have to say about the current moment We invited Chinese studies scholars to reflect on the issue of “Chinese identity” at this historical juncture and have been delighted wit... More



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