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 »
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 »
Academic Information | Historian Mr. Wang Jiafan Died, Author of “General Theory of Chinese History” and “One Hundred Years of Turbulence and One Thousand Years of Reciprocation”2020-07-08 | By Historian | No Comments | Filed in: Character.
Wang Jiafan, a famous historian and lifelong professor of East China Normal University, died at Huashan Hospital at 5 o’clock this morning. Wang JiafanBorn in 1938 in Kunshan, Jiangsu Province. He is a lifelong professor in the History Department of East China Normal University, a researcher at the Simian Institute of Humanities of East China • Read More »
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Comments on Works | Li Hongtu and Meng Zhongjie Editor-in-Chief, “On the History of Global Thought (Part 1): The Flow of Concepts”2020-07-04 | By Historian | No Comments | Filed in: Character.
Content Introduction With the deepening of globalization, the anti-globalization and anti-globalization forces are also increasingly active. What kind of echo and agitation will the flow of ideas in the world trigger? Is the future moving towards “clash of civilizations” or “integration of civilizations”? How does history, especially the study of ideological history, explain these phenomena • Read More »
Mr. an Zuozhang On February 20, 2019, Chang’an Zuozhang, a famous historian, former vice-chairman of the China Qin and Han Dynasties History Research Association, vice-chairman of the Shandong Provincial History Association, vice-chairman of the Shandong Local Chronicles Association, and institute of ancient books collation of Shandong Normal University, died. As a historian who was engaged • Read More »
Assyrian Babylonian Documents Universal Literature Edited by Daniel David Lukenbir Pricing: 980.00 yuan Published: June 2020 ISBN：978-7-5475-1704-8 Content Introduction The Assyrian Babylonian Literature is an original photocopy in English. The original version is the original English version published by the University of Chicago Press from 1926 to 1927.Ancient Records of Assyria and Babylonia Vol.1-2. The • Read More »