Project

Chinese monasteries and their role in the Chinese markets between 1600 and 1900

Duration
01 January 2007 → 30 December 2012
Funding
Research Foundation - Flanders (FWO)
Promotor
Research disciplines
  • Humanities
    • Asian history
    • Socio-economic history
Keywords
Chinese economy buddhism monasteries
 
Project description

In collaboration with the international project supervised by the University of Tübingen 'Monies, Markets, and Finance in China and East Asia, 1600-1900: Local, Regional, National and International Dimensions', this project investigates the role of the Chinese Buddhist monasteries within the economical centres of Late Imperial China.