Department of China
The Department of China (in the past – the Department of history of China) of the Institute of Oriental studies is traditionally one of the leading centers of Russian Sinology.
The Department consists of three sectors:
ancient and medieval history, ideology and culture.
Staff of Department is engaged in studying of history of China from the most ancient times to the present.
Subjects of researches the Department of China include many current problems of the Chinese history and culture from the most ancient times up to now.
Review of: Yuri Pines, Lothar von Falkenhausen, Gideon Shelach, and Robin D.S. Yates, eds., Birth of an Empire: The State of Qin Revisited (Berkeley, Los Angeles and London: University of California Press, 2014), 395 pp.
Review of: Chtimaia kniga: Drevnekitaiskie teksty i perevod “Shang Shu” (“Shu Jing”) i “Malogo predisloviia” ("Shu Xu”). Podgotovka drevnekitaiskikh tekstov i illustratsii, perevod, primechaniia i predislovie V.M. Maiorova; posleslovie V.M. Maiorova i L.V. Stezhenskoi. Moscow: Institute of Far Eastern Studies, RAS, 2014, 1149 pp.
Head of department
Phone: +7 495 625-7015