G. William Skinner
George William Skinner (simplified Chinese: 施坚雅; traditional Chinese: 施堅雅; February 14, 1925 – October 26, 2008) was a leading American anthropologist and scholar of China. Skinner was a lead...
Charles Hartwell
Rev. Charles Hartwell (Chinese: 夏察理; Pinyin: Xià Chálǐ; Foochow Romanized: Hâ Chák-lī; December 19, 1825 - January 30, 1905) was an American Board missionary to Foochow, China in the second half o...
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Albert Feuerwerker
Albert Feuerwerker (November 6, 1927-April 27, 2013) was a historian of modern China specializing in economic history and long time member of the University of Michigan faculty. He was the president o...
David Shepherd Nivison
David Shepherd Nivison (January 17, 1923 – October 16, 2014) was an American sinologist and philosopher, known for his publications on late imperial and ancient Chinese history, philology, and p...
Peter A. Boodberg
Peter Alexis Boodberg (April 8, 1903 – June 29, 1972), born Pyotr Alekseevich Budberg (Russian: Пётр Алексеевич Будберг), was a Russian–American scholar, linguist, and sinologist who t...
Laurence Sickman
Laurence Chalfant Stevens Sickman (1907–1988) was an American academic, art historian, sinologist and Director of the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City.
As a high school student, Sickman ...
Perry Link
Eugene Perry Link, Jr. (born 1944) (Chinese: 林培瑞; pinyin: Lín Péiruì) is Chancellorial Chair Professor for Innovative Teaching Comparative Literature and Foreign Languages in College of Humani...
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Peter C. Perdue
Peter C. Perdue (born 1949) is an American author, professor, and historian. He is a professor of Chinese history at Yale University. Perdue has a Ph.D. degree (1981) from Harvard University in the fi...
Homer H. Dubs
Homer Hasenpflug Dubs (March 28, 1892 – August 16, 1969) was an American sinologist and polymath. Though best known for his translation of sections of Ban Gu's Book of Han, he published on a wid...
Stuart R. Schram
Stuart Reynolds Schram (February 27, 1924 – July 8, 2012) was an American physicist, political scientist and sinologist who specialised in the study of modern Chinese politics. He was particularly w...
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Christopher I. Beckwith
Christopher I. Beckwith (born 1945) is a professor of Central Eurasian Studies at Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana.He has a B.A. in Chinese from Ohio State University (1968), a M.A. in Tibet...
Michael Pillsbury
Michael Pillsbury (Chinese: 白邦瑞; pinyin: Bái Bāngruì) is a defense policy adviser, former government official and author of books and reports on China.
During the Reagan administration, Pi...
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Hans Fränkel
Hans H. Fränkel (Chinese: 傅漢思; pinyin: Fù Hànsī; 19 December 1916 – 26 August 2003), usually Anglicized to Hans Frankel, was a German-American sinologist noted for his studies of Chinese...
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Paul Cohen (historian)
Paul A. Cohen (Chinese name: Chinese: 柯文; pinyin: Kē Wén, born 1934) is Edith Stix Wasserman Professor of Asian Studies and History Emeritus at Wellesley College and Associate of the Fairbank ...
Herrlee Glessner Creel
Herrlee Glessner Creel (Chinese: 顧理雅; pinyin: Gù Lǐyǎ; January 19, 1905 – June 1, 1994), usually known as H. G. Creel, was an American sinologist and philosopher who specialized in Chinese phi...
Richard Baum
Richard Dennis Baum (Chinese: 包瑞嘉; pinyin: Bāo Ruìjiā; 1940 - December 14, 2012) was an American China watcher, Professor Emeritus of political science at UCLA, and former Director Emeritus of...
Joseph Esherick (historian)
Joseph W. Esherick (Chinese name: simplified Chinese: 周锡瑞; traditional Chinese: 周錫瑞; pinyin: Zhōu Xīruì, born 1942) is Professor of modern Chinese history at University of California, San ...
Lucian Pye
Lucian W. Pye (Chinese: 白魯恂; pinyin: Bái Lǔxún; 21 October 1921 – 5 September 2008) was a political scientist, sinologist and comparative politics expert considered one of the leading China sc...
Joseph Fletcher (historian)
Joseph F. Fletcher, Jr., usually referred to simply as Joseph Fletcher (1934 – 1984) was an American historian of China and Central Asia, a professor at East Asian Languages and Civilizations Departme...
George A. Kennedy (sinologist)
George Alexander Kennedy (17 May 1901 – 15 August 1960), was an American sinologist known for his studies of classical Chinese and the teaching of Chinese to students.
George Kenned...
Francis Woodman Cleaves
Francis Woodman Cleaves (born in Boston in 1911 and died in New Hampshire on December 31, 1995) was a Sinologist, writer and historian who taught at Harvard University, where he was key in establishin...
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Henry Courtenay Fenn
Henry Courtenay Fenn, more commonly known as H. C. Fenn, (February 26, 1894 - July 1978) was an American sinologist and architect of Yale University's Chinese language program.H. C. Fenn was the son o...
Arthur F. Wright
Arthur Frederick Wright (December 3, 1913 – August 11, 1976) was an American academic, sinologist, editor and professor of history at Yale University. He specialized in Chinese social and intellectua...
Elliot Sperling
Elliot Sperling is Associate Professor of Central Eurasian Studies and an expert on the history of Tibet and Tibetan-Chinese relations at Indiana University.He earned his B.A. at Queens College (1973)...
Stephen H. West
Stephen H. West, Ph.D (Traditional Chinese: 奚如谷, pinyin: Xī Rúgǔ, born January 6, 1944) is a sinologist, philologist, and translator. Dr. West received his Ph.D from the University of Michigan. He ...
Orville Schell
Orville Hickock Schell III (born May 20, 1940 in New York City) is an American writer, academic, and activist. He is well known for his works on China, and is the Arthur Ross Director of the Center on...
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