Rethinking Chinese History in a Global Age——An Interview with Wang Gungwu

@article{Baumler2007RethinkingCH,
  title={Rethinking Chinese History in a Global Age——An Interview with Wang Gungwu},
  author={Alan Baumler},
  journal={The Chinese Historical Review},
  year={2007},
  volume={14},
  pages={113 - 97}
}
  • A. Baumler
  • Published 1 January 2007
  • Sociology
  • The Chinese Historical Review
Abstract As a Chinese boy who was being introduced to many aspects of ancient Chinese history at home by my parents, my formal and informal historical worlds never met. So there was no collusion between the two. Both the British and the Chinese in Malaya at the time did not want to excite our young minds with too many details about earlier Anglo-Chinese conflicts. There was enough nationalistic rhetoric around among the Chinese, and the British were happy to leave the emotional outbursts to be… Expand