Title: “Authenticating China. Governance and Valuation through Intangible Cultural Heritage“. Coordinators: Guillaume Dutournier (Centre EFEO de Pékin), Florence Padovani (CFC-Beijing) Conceptual Note (French version below): Since the Chinese authorities adopted the UNESCO Convention on “Intangible Cultural Heritage” (ICH) in 2004, the People’s Republic of China has seen the rise of a passion for heritage. In addition to the conservation measures implemented since 1950 in historical sites, an ever increasing number of projects and initiatives have been relying on the concept of “feiyi” (acronym for […]
Kategorie: China Branch Office
Historical Research and the Coronavirus Pandemic: Digital Access to Sources in Libraries and Archives in China
By Christina Till After the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic around the Chinese spring festival holidays in late January, historians were forced to work from home, unable to access libraries and archives in China….
New Publication “Between Appropriation and Refutation – On the Significance and Reception of Max Weber in China” (Thematic Focus)
Max Jakob Fölster (guest editor): Thematic Focus: “Between Appropriation and Refutation – On the Significance and Reception of Max Weber in China”, Oriens Extremus 56 (2017), 1-116. (Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz 2020, ISBN: 978-3-447-11382…
Was bedeutet das Coronavirus für wissenschaftliches Arbeiten in China? Dazu haben wir Max Jakob Fölster, den akademischen Koordinator des China Branch Offices der MWS in Peking befragt.