Center for Ch'ing Dynasty Studies was established in 2000. By assembling specialists and scholars in Taiwan, the center aims to work on the academic study of the Ch'ing dynasty. In addition, contemporary social phenomena are observed and examined in order to understand as well as mediate the gap between the old and new generation.
Center for Ch'ing Dynasty Studies concentrates on the integration between Traditional Chinese Studies and Emergent Cultural Studies and developing theoretical construction in Chinese Studies and Cultural Studies. The goals of the Center for Ch'ing Dynasty Studies are: (1) to enhance trans-disciplinary integration and encourage research projects on Chinese Studies with innovative perspectives through interdisciplinary subjects; (2) to reflect the situations and the relationships among Globalization, Local Cultures, and Transgression; (3) to analyze the meaning and the construction of Cultural Transgression, the Dynamics of Power, Ideology, and Historical Context, (4) and to bring about discussions related to Politics, Ethics, and Esthetics. According to the goals described above, the Center for Ch'ing Dynasty Studies which combines Traditional Chinese Studies and Emergent Cultural Studies from Humanities and Social Studies will create new forms of knowledge in the field of Chinese Studies.
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