Search - List of Books by Jerome Chen

Jerome Ch'en FRSC () (b. 1919) in Chengdu, Sichuan, China) is a noted Chinese historian. He was a Chinese history professor at the York University in Toronto, Canada from 1971 to 1987. Jerome Ch'en was the director of the University of Toronto/York University Joint Centre of Asia Pacific Studies (JCAPS) from 1983 to 1985.

He was made a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada in 1981. In 1984, he was named Distinguished Research Professor at York.

Jerome Ch'en was educated at Tianjin Nankai University, National Southwestern Associated University (Xi'nan Lian'da) in Kunming during the Anti-Japanese War, and at the London School of Economics, which he attended funded by a Boxer Indemnity Scholarship. In the 1950s, he worked for the Chinese Service of the BBC. Before emigrating to Canada he taught history at the University of Leeds for a number of years.

Principal works include:
  • The Highlanders of Central China: a History 1895 – 1937
  • Mao and the Chinese Revolution
  • The Military-Gentry coalition...the Warlords Period in Modern Chinese History
  • China and the West: Society and Culture 1815 – 1937
He also edited:
  • Great Lives Observed: Mao
Some of his works have been translated into Chinese or Japanese.
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Total Books: 7
The Highlanders of Central China A History 1895-1937
1992 - The Highlanders of Central China a History 1895-1937 [East Gate Book] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780873327299
ISBN-10: 0873327292
Genre: History
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The Nationalist Era in China 1927-1949
1991 - The Nationalist Era in China 1927-1949 (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780521385916
ISBN-10: 0521385911
Genre: History
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The Nationalist Era in China 1927-1949
1991 - The Nationalist Era in China 1927-1949 (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780521392730
ISBN-10: 052139273X
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China and the West
1979 - China and the West [The History of human society] (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780091382100
ISBN-10: 0091382106
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China and the West
1979 - China and the West (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780091382117
ISBN-10: 0091382114
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Mao Great Lives Observed
1969 - Mao Great Lives Observed (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780135558966
ISBN-10: 0135558964
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Yuan Shih-K'Ai
Yuan Shih-k'ai (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780804707893
ISBN-10: 0804707898
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
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