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Tom Mullaney
Associate Professor of Chinese History, Stanford University

Thomas S. Mullaney is associate professor of Chinese history at Stanford University. He is the author of Coming to Terms with the Nation: Ethnic Classification in Modern China (2010) and principal editor of Critical Han Studies: The History, Representation and Identity of China’s Majority (2012). His latest books, The Chinese Typewriter: A Global History of the Information Age, Part I, and The Chinese Computer: A Global History of the Information Age, Part II are forthcoming from MIT Press.

Written by Tom Mullaney

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