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Interview of Professor Peter Bol in China Daily 以史为桥 理解中国(人民映像)

January 25, 2016

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  “你好,我是包弼德。”

  单凭这口地道的普通话,你准以为这是个中国人,但迎面走来的却是个不折不扣的老外。他叫包弼德,美国哈佛大学终身教授,著名的中国思想史研究学者,刚刚参加完近日由哈佛大学、北京大学和清华大学三校联合主办的“数字人文新动向”国际学术会议。

  历史告诉我们,人们曾做了什么样的选择,又如何影响了历史的变迁

  这位在学界大名鼎鼎的美国教授,因为一曲“朝代歌”被不少中国网友所熟知。

  2013年,哈佛大学发布了一门视频在线公开课程“中国课”,包弼德和柯伟林两位教授在课程中唱起了改编自歌曲《两只老虎》的“中国朝代歌”:“商周秦汉,...

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China Celebrates 70th Anniversary of Victory in World Anti-Fascist War

September 3, 2015

China's Communist Party will host a larger military parade commemorating the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II in Beijing. 49 countries have agreed to send representatives to the event. 

CCTV-1 will broadcast the parade live Thursday morning. At 7:50 p.m. it will broadcast “Victory and Peace,” the evening anniversary gala.

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A righteous view of history from China Media Project: A project of the Journalism and Media Studies Centre at The University of Hong Kong

April 22, 2015

We wrote recently about a rising tide of animosity in China’s state press against the “infiltration” of Western ideas in Chinese education and scholarship — and provided a full translation of a hard-line essay decrying the “westernization” of economics education.

The latest target, it seems, is historical scholarship.

In a high-minded article posted on Monday to the official website of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences — and published...

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