Loyola University Maryland

Department of History

Dr. R. Keith Schoppa

Dr. R. Keith SchoppaProfessor Emeritus and former Doehler Chair in Asian History
kschoppa@loyola.edu

Curriculum Vitae

Biography

R. Keith Schoppa has a Ph.D. in modern Chinese history from the University of Michigan. He is author of a number of monographs and textbooks on Chinese history, including Blood Road, which won the international Association for Asian Studies 1997 Levenson Prize for the best book on twentieth century China.

Area of Specialization

  • Chinese Political, Social and Cultural History from 1900-1950

Courses

  • HS 372 Vietnam War through Film and Literature
  • HS 374 East Asia through Film and Literature
  • HS 377 Modern Chinese History
  • HS 378 History of Japan
  • HS 484 Seminar: Chinese Revolution

News

Publications

Blood Road Blood Road (California 1995)
Twentieth Century China Twentieth Century China (Oxford University Press, 2004)
Revolution and Its Past Revolution and Its Past (Prentice Hall, 2005)
Writing Biography, Historians and Their Craft Writing Biography, Historians and Their Craft (University of Nebraska Press. 2004)
East Asia: Identities and Change in the Modern World (1700 to Present) East Asia: Identities and Change in the Modern World (1700 to Present) (Prentice Hall, 2008)
Emma Cogan
Alumni

Emma Cogan

Emma’s undergraduate experience at Loyola formed the basis for her work in human rights and public health

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