Publications:

“Sports: East Asia.” In Peter N. Stearns, ed. Encyclopedia of the Modern World. New York: Oxford University Press, forthcoming, 2007.

“1971: 從文化親密的觀點閱讀台灣少棒” [A Culturally Intimate Reading of Little League Baseball in Taiwan, 1971].  文化研究月報 (Cultural Studies Newsletter) 68 (May 2007).  [Translated by Miranda Wu 吳姿萱 and editor Andy Chih-ming Wang 王智明 into Chinese for Taiwan journal.]

“Savages, Traitors, Budweiser, and a History of Glocalization and Baseball in Taiwan.” 台灣史料研究 (Taiwan Historical Materials Studies) 28 (December 2006): 2-31.  [Published in English in Taiwan journal.]

“Taiwan: Baseball, Colonialism and Nationalism.” In George Gmelch, ed. Baseball Without Borders: The International Pastime, pp. 65-88. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2006.

Marrow of the Nation: A History of Sport and Physical Culture in Republican China.  Berkeley: University of California Press, forthcoming, July 2004.
(Click here to see photos of Republican-era Chinese sport and physical culture.)

Co-edited with David K. Jordan and Marc L. Moskowitz. The Minor Arts of Daily Life: Popular Culture in Taiwan. Honolulu: University of Hawai’i Press, 2004.

“Taiwan’s History: An Introduction.”  In David K. Jordan, Andrew Morris, and Marc L. Moskowitz, eds. The Minor Arts of Daily Life: Popular Culture in Taiwan. Honolulu: University of Hawai’i Press, 2004.

“Baseball, History, the Local and the Global in Taiwan.” In David K. Jordan, Andrew Morris, and Marc L. Moskowitz, eds. The Minor Arts of Daily Life: Popular Culture in Taiwan. Honolulu: University of Hawai’i Press, 2004.

“The Taiwan Republic of 1895 and the Failure of the Qing Modernizing Project.” In Stéphane Corcuff, ed. Memories of the Future: National Identity Issues and the Search for a New Taiwan, pp. 3-24. Armonk, NY: M.E. Sharpe Inc., 2002.

“‘I Believe You Can Fly’: Basketball Culture in Postsocialist China.” In Perry Link, Richard P. Madsen, and Paul G. Pickowicz, eds. Popular China: Unofficial Culture in a Globalizing Society, pp. 9-38. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc., 2002.

“‘To Make the 400 Million Move’: The Late Qing Dynasty Origins of Modern Chinese Sport and Physical Culture.” Comparative Studies in Society and History 42.4 (October 2000): 876-906.

“Native Songs and Dances: Southeast Asia in a Greater Chinese Sporting Community, 1920-1948.” Journal of Southeast Asian Studies 31.1 (March 2000): 48-69.

“‘I Can Compete!’: China in the Olympic Games, 1932 and 1936.”  Journal of Sport History 26.3 (Fall 1999): 545-566.

“‘Chinese Men Look Like Real Athletes’: From Calisthenics and Gymnastics (Ticao) to Athletics (Tiyu) in 1910s China.”  In Sports - the East and the West: documentary volume of the 3rd International ISHPES Seminar. Sankt Augustin: Academia, 1999.

Cultivating the National Body: A History of Physical Culture in Republican China.  Ph.D. Dissertation, University of California, San Diego, 1998.

“中国从体操到体育的转变” [From Calisthenics and Gymnastics to Athletics in 1910s China]. 体育文史 (The Journal of Sport History and Culture) 87 (September 1997): 33-35.  [Translated by Chen Guoqiang, editor Yan Xuening and the author into Chinese for PRC journal.]

“Mastery Without Enmity: Athletics, Modernity and the Nation in Early Republican China.” Republican China 22.2 (April 1997): 3-39.

“1909-1919年「教育雜誌」體育文章分析的初步” [A Preliminary Analysis of Physical Education-Related Articles in The Chinese Educational Review, 1909-1919]. 體育學報 (Bulletin of Physical Education) 21 (June 1996): 47-58.  [Taiwan journal]

“‘Fight for Fertilizer!’: Excrement, Public Health, and Mobilization in New China.”  Journal of Unconventional History 6.3 (Spring 1995): 51-77.

Co-compiler. 近代中國婦女史英文資料目錄 (Women in China: Bibliography of Available English Language Materials). Taipei: Institute of Modern History, Academia Sinica, 1996.