• Desertion and the Militarization of Qing Legal Culture 

      Gregory, Eugene John (Georgetown University, 2015)
      I use the adjudication of military campaign deserter cases (congzheng taobing 從征逃兵) from the armies of the late Ming Dynasty (1368-1644) and Qing Dynasty (1644-1912) up through the mid-eighteenth century as a category of ...
    • Malaria and Global Networks of Tropical Medicine in Modern China, 1919-1950 

      Shen, Yubin (Georgetown University, 2017)
      Based on multi-sited primary archival sources, this dissertation explores the origins and development of tropical medicine as a new medical subfield in twentieth-century China from 1919 to 1950. Inspired by various network ...