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About this Fellow

The history and politics of modern China; history of twentieth-century China, in particular the Republican period (1912-1949) and Cold War; contemporary Chinese nationalism and Sino-Japanese relations


Current post

  • Professor of the History and Politics of Modern China, Deutsche Bank Director of the University China Centre, University of Oxford

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Great Thinkers: Rana Mitter FBA on Arnold J. Toynbee FBA

Arnold J. Toynbee’s A Study of History made him one of the most celebrated scholars of the 20th century. Historian Rana Mitter sets out to learn more about Toynbee’s life, legacy and understanding of civilisations. 23 Apr 2019

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