Melissa A Macauley

  • 11 Citations
1985 …2016

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Education/Academic qualification

East Asian History, PhD, University of California, Berkeley

… → 1993

Graduate Faculty of Law, Renmin University of China

… → 1990

History, MA, Georgetown University

… → 1984

History, BA, Loyola Marymount University

… → 1979

Research interests

  • Late Imperial History
  • Chinese History
  • Global History
  • Social History
  • Legal Culture


Research Output

Entangled States: The Translocal Repercussions of Rural Pacification in China, 1869-1873

Macauley, M. A., Jun 1 2016, In : American Historical Review. 121, 3, p. 755-779 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Shehui quanli he falü wenhua: Zhonghua diguo wanqi de songshi [Translation of Social Power and Legal Culture]

Macauley, M. A. & Hui, Translator, M., 2012, Beijing University Press: Beijing.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Gouzhu yige jianyue de shijie: Aosiman diguo he Qing diguo de falü ji caichan [Constructing a simplified world: law and property in the Ottoman and Qing empires]

Macauley, M. A., 2010, Shijie xuezhe lun Zhongguo chuantong falü wenhua [International Scholarship on Traditional Chinese Law]. Shimin, Z., Dewei, B., Buoye, T. & Haoya, N. (eds.). Beijing: Falü chubanshe

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

A World Made Simple: Law and Property in the Ottoman and Qing Empires

Macauley, M. A., 2009, Shared Histories of Modernity in China, India, and the Ottoman Empire. Islamoglu, H. & Perdue, P. (eds.). London and New Delhi: Routledge, p. 273-298 26 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Criminal and Civil Procedure in Chinese Law

Macauley, M. A., 2009, The Oxford International Encyclopedia of Legal History. Katz, S. N. (ed.). London: Oxford University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary