Profile: Odoric Y. K. Wou

Professor Emeritus

Department of History


  • Courses Taught

    History of Women in China

    History of the People's Republic of China

    Modern China

    Far Eastern History

  • Education

    Ph.D., Columbia

  • Publications

    Mobilizing the Masses: Building Revolution in Henan. Stanford University Press, 1994.

    Militarism in Modern China: The Career of Wu Pei-fu, 1916-1939. Columbia East Asian Institute Series. Dawson and Australian National University Press, 1978.

    "Communist Sources for Localizing the Study of the Sino-Japanese War" In Chinese Collaboration With Japan, 1932-45. Stanford, California: Stanford University Press. 2001. pp. 226-235 and 279-284.

    "Mechanism of Communist Co-optation: Wartime Nationalist Consensus Movement in Shangcheng County, Henan" Twentieth Century China. 25, 1, (November 1999): 71-112.

  • Research Initiatives

    Modern Chinese social, economic and cultural history