Jan 22 – Rebecca Karl: “Economics, Culture, and Historical Time: A 1930s Chinese Critique”

Jan 22 – Rebecca Karl: “Economics, Culture, and Historical Time: A 1930s Chinese Critique”

Rebecca Karl’s current work includes a forthcoming book entitled The Magic of Concepts: Philosophy and the Economic in Twentieth Century China; this book examines the intersections between philosophical and economic questions as they emerge and re-emerge over the course of China’s twentieth century. Ongoing work includes a project on histories of economic concepts in China tentatively entitled, Worlds of Chinese Economic Thought

Rebecca Karl is Professor of Chinese History at New York University.