Ying Zhang

Ying Zhang

The Ohio State University

Early Modern China


Statement:  Ying Zhang’s research focuses on early modern Chinese politics, gender, and the history of Confucianism. She currently works on a historical study of prison culture in Ming dynasty China (1368-1644), examining how Confucian practices shaped the institution of prison and the political, social, and intellectual meanings of imprisonment in that context.

While at IAS:  
Office: W-108    Phone: 609-734-8165

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