UCLA International Institute
Asia Institute

Advancing collaborative, interdisciplinary research on Asia worldwide

Benjamin A. Elman
Professor CA
Email: elman@princeton.edu
Keywords: China, History

Chinese cultural and social history, 1000–1930; history of Chinese science; education in late imperial China; world history, 800–1800.

A Cultural History of Civil Examinations in Late Imperial China (Univ. of California Press, 2000)
Education and Society in Late Imperial China (co-editor; Univ. of California Press, 1994)
Classicism, Politics, and Kinship: The Ch’ang-chou School of New Text Confucianism in Late Imperial China (Univ. of California Press, 1990)
From Philosophy to Philology: Social and Intellectual Aspects of Change in Late Imperial China (Harvard Univ. Press, 1984, 1990; new, revised ed., 2001)