Global China Institute's traditions and history

Global China Institute (GCI), formerly CCPN Global, established partnerships with the Lau China Institute, Kings College London and the China Media Centre, University of Westminster from 2015 working on the Global China dialogue.   

Historically CCPN Global associations with three institutions in the field of China or Chinese related studies. They are SOAS, LSE, and City University in reverse order.

Chinese studies at SOAS (1960s - )

CCPN Global’s engagement with SOAS

  • CCPN Global on-going work with SOAS colleagues
  • The China Research Unit worked closely with SOAS
  • CCPN at LSE engaged with SOAS related experts

Chinese studies at SOAS which can be traced back to 1968 when the Contemporary China Institute was founded and brought in The China Quarterly, founded by Roderick MacFarquhar in 1960.

China related studies at LSE (1920s -)

CCPN at LSE (2004-13)

  • In March 2013 launched an independent organization CCPN Global, a Global academic society for promoting a new and innovative view of ‘China and the Chinese from a comparative perspective’
  • From 2010 onwards CCPN moved away from ‘China studies’ to concentrate on development of 'China in comparative perspective'.
  • From 2008 to 2010 CCPN's mission was for promoting the LSE MSc China in Comparative Perspective Programme and raise profile globally for LSE China related work.
  • From 2004 to 2008 CCPN’s work mixed with elements of both China studies and China in Comparative Perspective.

LSE traditions (1920s -)

China Research Unit at City University (1973-98)

China Research Unit at City University (1973-98), the first organization focuses social scientific studies on China in the UK, founded by Professor Stephan Feuchtwang



全球中国研究院 (前身全球中国比较研究会)于2015年以来与伦敦国王学院中国研究院威敏大学中国传媒中心建立了合作伙伴关系主要合办全球中国对话

从历史沿革上看,全球中国比较研究会与以下三个从事中国或相关领域研究的机构有较多关联。时间由近及远:伦敦大学亚非学院 (SOAS) 、伦敦政治经济学院 (LSE)和城市大学 (City University)。

伦敦大学亚非学院的中国研究(1960s-) 伦敦大学亚非学院 (SOAS) 的中国研究可追溯至1968年时创立的当代中国研究所 (Contemporary China Institute -- 以中国事务为重点),和由馬若德 (Roderick MacFarquhar) 在1960年创办的《中国季刊》(The China Quarterly)


  • 全球中国比较研究会 (CCPN Global)与伦敦大学亚非学院 (SOAS) 的同事们的合作
  • 伦敦政治经济学院 中国比较研究网 (CCPN) 与伦敦大学亚非学院 (SOAS) 的相关专家合作
  • 城市大学 (City University)与伦敦大学亚非学院 (SOAS) 紧密地合作



  • 从2013年3月起,创立了全球中国比较研究会 (CCPN Global),一个推广创新的“中国和华人从比较视野”的全球学术社团
  • 从2010年起,中国比较研究会 (CCPN) 由研究中国的方向转移到集中发展“中国在比较视野”上来
  • 在 2008年至2010年间,中国比较研究会 (CCPN) 的使命是推动伦敦政治经济学院 (LSE) 硕士课程“在比较的视野下的中国”(MSc China in Comparative Perspective Programme),以及提高伦敦政治经济学院 (LSE) 有关中国研究的全球形象
  • 在2004年至2008年间,中国比较研究会 (CCPN) 的工作融合了中国研究(China Studies)和中国在比较视野 (China in Comparative Perspective) 的双重元素

伦敦经济学院的中国研究传统 (1920s-2010s)

城市大学中国研究组织的传统 (1973-1998)

城市大学中国研究组织 (1973至1998年),是王斯福教授在英国创办的第一所专注于用社会科学研究中国的组织

Dr. Sabrina Ching Yuen Luk 译

Highlights 关注 Photo report - China through British eyes: launch of new books and donation of books 图片报道——英国人眼里的中国: 新书发布和赠书仪式 Photo reports: Roundtable Discussion on China and International Communications and Agreement-signing Ceremony between New World Press and Global China Press 多视角看中国与国际传播圆桌会议暨 新世界出版社与全球中国出版社合作出版签约仪式 Happy Chinese New Year of the Pig! 恭贺各位2019猪年新禧! Learning without Borders Global Education Comparative Study Centre (LwB-GEx) 学无国界全球教育比较研究中心 Himalayan Civilization Comparative Studies Centre (HCCSC) 喜马拉雅文明比较研究中心 The 5th Global China Dialogue (GCD V): Governance for Global Justice 第五届全球中国对话:全球正义治理通知 Digital Interconnection and Intelligent Manufacturing — Social Change and Cultural Transformation in Global Society (Pre-GCD Forum) 数字互联和智造论坛——全球社会变迁和文化转型(对话前论坛) Academic Publishing and Knowledge Service for China and China in Comparative Studies (Post-GCD forum) 中国及中国比较研究学术出版与知识服务论坛(对话后论坛) Prof. Wang Ping, Vice-President of Chengdu Institute of Public Administration, Made an Academic Visit to the UK at the Invitation of Global China Institute 成都行政学院副院长王苹教授应全球中国研究院的邀请赴英学术访问 Photo report: Agreement-signing ceremony and launch of English edition of China’s Role in a Shared Human Future at the London Book Fair 图片报道《中国在人类命运共同体中的角色》 ​合作出版签约仪式在伦敦书展举办 The 4th Global China Dialogue: The Belt and Road (B&R) -- Transcultural Cooperations for shared goals 第四届全球中国对话: 一带一路:为了共同目标的转文化合作
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