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  • John Paton Davies, Jr. (1909 - 1999)
    John Paton Davies Jr. was an American diplomat and Medal of Freedom recipient. He was one of the China Hands, whose careers in the Foreign Service were destroyed by McCarthyism and the reaction to the ...
  • Yen Lung-fei 閻隆飛 (1919 - 2001)
  • Henry Winters Luce (1868 - 1941)
    Henry Winters Luce was an American missionary and educator in China. He was the father of the publisher Henry R. Luce. Henry W. Luce graduated from Yale University in 1892. After graduation, he staye...
  • Luke C. L. Yuan 袁家騮 (1912 - 2003)
    《中國大百科全書 物理學》(姚蜀平 撰) 物理學家。1912年4月5日生於河南省安陽縣(今安陽市)。1932年畢業於燕京大學物理學系﹐1934年獲該校碩士學位。1936年赴美入加利福尼亞理工學院研究院研讀﹐1940年獲該校博士學位﹐後留校任物理研究員兩年。1942~1946年在美國無線電公司研究所作為物理學家參與研究工作。1946~1949年在普林斯頓大學任物理研究員。1949~1979年在布魯...

Yenching University was perhaps the most impressive example of Sino–Western cooperation in the twentieth century. From its founding in 1916 by Western missionaries until the Communist victory, Yenching mirrored the colorful and frustrating efforts of Chinese and Western liberals to find solutions to China’s overriding preoccupation with national salvation. In charting the ebb and flow of university life, this definitive work sheds light on the intellectual, social, and diplomatic forces at work in this transitional period in Chinese history.

  • West, Philip, Yenching University and Sino-Western Relations, 1916–1952. Harvard East Asian Series 85. (1976)
  • Rosenbaum, A. L., ed., New Perspectives on Yenching University, 1916-1952 -- A Liberal Education for a New China. Brill (2015)