Timothy Brook

Canadian university professor, historian

1951   -  

country of citizenship: Canada
language of expression: English
educated at: University of Toronto, Harvard University
occupation: linguist, historian, university teacher, sinologist
award received: John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship

Timothy James Brook (Chinese name: 卜正民; born January 6, 1951) is a Canadian historian, sinologist, and writer specializing in the study of China (sinology). He holds the Republic of China Chair, Department of History, University of British Columbia. His research interests include the social and cultural history of the Ming Dynasty in China; law and punishment in Imperial China; collaboration during Japan's wartime occupation of China, 1937–45 and war crimes trials in Asia; global history; and historiography.
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The Chinese State in Ming Society

book by Timothy Brook

author: Timothy Brook


Death by a Thousand Cuts

book by Timothy Brook

author: Timothy Brook


Quelling the People

author: Timothy Brook

Opium Regimes

author: Timothy Brook, Bob Tadashi Wakabayashi

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