The basic outline of world economic history is surprisingly simple, so simple that it can be summarized by a chart: Figure 1.1. Before 1800 A.D., per capita income (clothing, food, housing, heat and light available to each person) varied from society to society or time, but the overall trend did not show an upward trend. • Read More »
Jacques Atali There are three kinds of people in the world: the living, the dead and those who go to sea.——Aristotle MaleIn the 60,000 years before Yuan Dynasty, there were many races on the earth, but the total population was less than 1 million. Human beings still live a life of migration. They never live • Read More »
Selected Works | Holistic View of History: The Core Theory of China’s Academic System of World History2020-07-11 | By Historian | No Comments | Filed in: Character.
Moderator’s Speech (Chen Feng): The study of history cannot be separated from theories and methods. Historical theories and methods have always been a concern of historians. This issue of written talks is due to a lecture on historical theories and methods at Wuhan University, and Mr. Yu Pei and others are the keynote speakers of • Read More »
Interview | Xu Zhuoyun: To be free and open-minded; Have a vision and surpass what you have not seen.2020-07-10 | By Historian | No Comments | Filed in: Character.
Xu Zhuoyun (July 10, 1930-), born in Xiamen, Fujian, China, originally from Wuxi, Jiangsu, is a historian and is currently an emeritus professor of history at the University of Pittsburgh and an academician of Academia Sinica. Xu Zhuoyun has studied Chinese and Western cultures and has taught in many institutions of higher learning in Taiwan, • Read More »
Academic Information | Professor Yao Baihui: Search and Utilization of Archives-Foreign Language Database of World History Research: A Survey Based on Domestic Collections2020-07-10 | By Historian | No Comments | Filed in: World.
On July 8, 2020, at the invitation of the School of History of Wuhan University, Professor Yao Baihui, Vice President of the School of History of Capital Normal University, gave the second lecture in a series of lectures on “Archives Search and Utilization Course”, “Foreign Language Database for World History Research: A Survey Based on • Read More »
Interview | Progress in Comparative Study of Ancient History between China and the West in the past 40 Years2020-07-10 | By Historian | No Comments | Filed in: World.
The Progress of Comparative Study of Chinese and Western Ancient History in the past 40 Years ● Liu Jiahe Summary: Hegel has a prejudice that Eastern civilization is ancient and stagnant. He pointed out in “Philosophy of Century History” that Chinese history is a history without development. This is one of the theoretical roots of many • Read More »
After negotiation, it was decided that the editorial department of World History will cooperate with the School of History and Culture of Hebei Normal University to hold the 4th National Forum of Young and Middle-aged Scholars in World History, which will be held in mid-October 2020. At present, we are looking for contributions from academic • Read More »
Zhang Genghua: Four Difficulties in Historical Theory Research On the morning of July 6, 2020, Professor Zhang Genghua from the History Department of East China Normal University gave a video lecture on the theme of “Four Major Problems in Historical Theory Research” online. The lecture was presided over by Professor Dong Lihe from the School • Read More »
“World history” catalogue and Content Summary 2020 Issue 3 Directory · Asian History · Japan’s China Policy Before and After the Sino-French War Qiu Fan (Nantong University) The Concept of Private Property Rights in Meiji Period of Japan Xu Xiaoguang (Sichuan Normal University) The Identity Transformation of “Discriminated Tribes” in Modern Japan Zhou Feifei (Nanjing • Read More »
The Private History of Surging News20180516. “Literature, History and Philosophy” triggered my earliest yearning. Learning history is an independent choice.1957In the autumn of 2005, after several months of dark preparation for the exam, I got my wish and stepped into the literature and history building of East China Normal University. From the year when I • Read More »