QING STUDIES is an annual publication focused on late imperial China and the
broader geo-cultural area of East Asia during the premodern and modern period.
Its scope is to provide a forum for scholars from a variety of fields seeking to
bridge the gap between ‘oriental’ and western knowledge. Articles may concern
any discipline, including sociology, literature, psychology, anthropology,
history, geography, linguistics, semiotics, political science, and philosophy.
Contributions by young and post-graduated scholars are particularly