Modern Chinese History
Wuxiong Tian is a PhD candidate in the History Department at Peking University. He obtained his BA in History from Peking University in 2007. His research interests include Sino-North Korea relations, contemporary China studies and archival research. His dissertation focuses on the relationship among state, clan and local politics in the Guanzhong Region since 1949. He plans to complete his dissertation during his stay in HYI.
Current Research Projects and Interests:
1.State, Clan and Local Politics in Guanzhong under Socialism: Hechi Village from 1949 to 1989
2.The Chinese Troop Withdrawal from North Korea in 1958 and the Sino-North Korea Relationship