Luce Chinese Studies Grants

Recent Luce Foundation Grant Projects and Proposals

Luce Foundation Grant recipients since 2001 have worked on a wide variety of projects - including studies of global politics and Buddhist pilgrimage in Tibet, environmental degradation in the Meilixueshan region of China, and staged the role Tibetan folk dance in the commodification of ethnicity in China.

Below are links to online and downloadable versions of the project proposals and final reports of Reed's Luce grantees since 2001. Downloadable documents are available in Word or PDF format.

Religious Styles of Architecture in Chinatown
by Dana Logan (Luce grantee, 2005)

LoganLuceReport.doc
LoganLuceReport.pdf
Logan Images
LoganLuceProposal.doc
LoganLuceProposal.pdf

Betel in Taiwan: Embarrassing Trends of Progress
by Melati Kaye (Luce grantee, 2005)

KayeLuceReport.doc
KayeLuceReport.pdf
Kaye Images

Luce Report for Undergraduate Research in Chinese Studies
by Geoffrey Finger (Luce grantee, 2005)

FingerLuceReport.doc
FingerLuceReport.pdf

"Nominally Chinatown"
by Mark Chapman (Luce grantee, 2004)

Chapman Luce Report

"2003 Application for Luce Foundation Grant for Undergraduate Research in Chinese Studies"
by Orin Bassoff (Luce grantee, 2003)

Bassoff Luce Proposal Webdoc
BassoffLuceProposal.doc
BassoffLuceProposal.pdf

"The Lost Voices: The Impact of the Development and Pereservation Policies upon the Local People of Wudang Shan"
by Christopher Rene Hakkenberg van Gaasbeek (Luce grantee, 2003)

Hakkenberg Luce Report
Hakkenberg Luce Proposal Webdoc
HakkenbergLuceProposal.doc
HakkenbergLuceProposal.pdf

"Why Blame the Tibetans? A Discourse Analysis of the Yunnan Great Rivers Project"
by Ezra Goldman (Luce grantee, 2002)

Goldman Luce Report Webdoc
GoldmanLuceReport.doc
GoldmanLuceReport.pdf

"Pilgrimage in Tibet: An Anthropological Exploration of Intersecting Cultures"
by Ashly Hinmon (Luce grantee, 2002)

Hinmon Luce Report Webdoc
HinmonLuceReport.doc
HinmonLuceReport.pdf

"Govermental Control and Cultural Adaptation: A comparison between Rural and Urban Reactions to China's Fertility Control Policies."
by Mary Snyder (Luce grantee, 2000)

SnyderLuceReport.doc
SnyderLuceReport.pdf

 

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