Professor Robert A Bickers

B.A. (Hons), Ph.D.(Lond.)

  • BS8 1TB

1992 …2020

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Research Output

2010

Shanghailanders and others: British communities in treaty port China, 1843-1957

Bickers, RA., 2010, Settlers and expatriates: Britons over the seas. Bickers, R. (ed.). Oxford University Press, p. 269 - 302 33 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Visualising China: UK e-Science All Hands Meeting (AHM 2010)

Price, S., Tredgold, J., Rogers, N., Bailey, CP., Bickers, RA. & Carstairs, JA., Sep 2010, UK e-Science All Hands Meeting (AHM 2010).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

37 Downloads (Pure)
2009

May days in Hong Kong: Riot and emergency in 1967

Bickers, RA. & Yep, R., 2009, Hong Kong University Press. 225 p.

Research output: Book/ReportEdited book

25 Citations (Scopus)

On not being (Ma)caoed in Hong Kong: British officials minds and actions in 1967

Bickers, RA., 2009, May days in Hong Kong: Riot and emergency in 1967. Bickers, R. & Yep, R. (eds.). Hong Kong University Press, p. 53 - 67 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

2008

Drink Ewo Beer

Bickers, RA., 2008, The Thistle and the Jade: A celebration of175 years of Jardine Matheson. K., M. & weatherall, R. C. (eds.). Frances Lincoln, p. 261 - 263 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Revisiting the Chinese Maritime Customs Service, 1854-1950

Bickers, RA., Jun 2008, In : Journal of Imperial and Commonwealth History. 36, p. 221 - 226

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

9 Citations (Scopus)

The Chinese Maritime Customs at war, 1941-45

Bickers, RA., Jun 2008, In : Journal of Imperial and Commonwealth History. 36, p. 295 - 311

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

7 Citations (Scopus)

太平战争时期的中国海关 (The Chinese Maritime Customs during the Pacific War)

Bickers, RA., 2008, In : 民国研究 (Studies on Republican China). 13/14, p. 156 - 177 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

2007

Paul Cohen, the Boxers, and Alfred, Lord Tennyson

Bickers, RA., Oct 2007, In : The Chinese Historical Review. 14, p. 192 - 195

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Picturing China

Bickers, RA., Nov 2007, In : Asian Art Newspaper. p. 5 - 6 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Picturing China 1870-1950: Photographs from British Collections

Bickers, RA., Carstairs, JA. & Ladds, CF., 2007

Research output: Non-textual formExhibition

Review: China Trade and Empire: Jardine, Matheson & Co. and the Origins of British rule in Hong Kong

Bickers, RA., Oct 2007, In : Nautical Research Journal. 52, p. 246 - 247 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

The Boxers, China, and the World

Bickers, RA. & Tiedemann, RG., 2007, Rowman & Littlefield. 231 p.

Research output: Book/ReportEdited book

The Chinese Maritime Customs Service and the China Trade

Bickers, RA., 1 Oct 2007

Research output: Non-textual formWeb publication/site

Transforming Frank Peasgood: family photographs and Shanghai narratives

Bickers, RA., Jul 2007, In : European Journal of East Asian Studies. 6, p. 129 - 142 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

2006

Chinabound: Crossing borders in treaty port China

Bickers, RA., 2006

Research output: Non-textual formWeb publication/site

Purloined letters: history and the Chinese Maritime Customs Service

Bickers, RA., Jul 2006, In : Modern Asian Studies. 40, 3, p. 691 - 723 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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Review: Forgotten Armies: The fall of British Asia, 1941-1945

Bickers, RA., 2006, In : Pacific Affairs. 79, p. 332 - 334

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

2005

Review: British Naturalists in Qing China: Science, empire, and Cultural Encounter

Bickers, RA., 2005, In : American Historical Review. 110, p. 757 - 758

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Review: English Lessons: The pedagogy of imperialism in Nineteenth-century China

Bickers, RA., 2005, In : Journal of Imperial and Commonwealth History. 33, p. 285 - 286 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

2004

15 entries, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Bickers, RA., 2004, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Matthew, HCG. & Harrison, B. (eds.). Oxford University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Ordering Shanghai: Policing a treaty port, 1854-1900

Bickers, RA., 2004, Maritime Empires: British Imperial Maritime Trade in the Nineteenth Century. Killingray, D., Lincoln, M. & Rigby, N. (eds.). The Boydell Press in association with the National Maritime Museum, p. 173 - 194 22 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Review of Generalissimo: Chiang Kai-shek and the China he lost by Jonathan Fenby

Bickers, RA., 2004, In : TLS: The Times Literary Supplement. 11 June 2004, p. 7 - 7 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Settlers and Diplomats: the end of British hegemony in the International Settlement, 1937-1945

Bickers, RA., 2004, In the shadow of the rising sun: Shanghai under Japanese occupation, 1937-45. Henriot, C. & Yeh, W. (eds.). Cambridge University Press, p. 229 - 256

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

2003

Empire Made Me: An Englishman Adrift in Shanghai

Bickers, RA., 2003, Columbia University. 410 p.

Research output: Book/ReportAuthored book

Guanli Shanghai: weichi tongshang kouan de zhi'an (Ordering Shanghai: Policing a treaty port)

Bickers, RA., 2003, Zujie li de Shanghai (English title given as Shanghai in Foreign Concessions). Ma, C. (ed.). Shanghai kexueyuan chubanshe, p. 271 - 292

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Review of Prostitution and sexuality in Shanghai: A social History, 1849-1949 by Christian Henriot

Bickers, RA., 2003, In : History. 88, p. 495 - 496

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Shanghai gongbuju yuedui yu gonggong yuedui de lishi yu zhengzhi (1881-1946)

Bickers, RA., 2003, Shanghai de waiguoren (1842-1949). Yuezhi, X. (ed.). Shanghai guji chubanshe, p. 40 - 63

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Shei shi Shanghai de xunpu, weishenme tamen zai nali? 1919 nian de xinmo Yingguo xunpu

Bickers, RA., 2003, Shanghai de waiguoren (1842-1949). Yuezhi, X. (ed.). Shanghai guji chubanshe, p. 64 - 85

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

2002

Review of Conflict and Cooperation in Sino-British Business, 1860-1911 by Eiichi Motono

Bickers, RA., 2002, In : The Journal of Asian Studies. 61, p. 681 - 683

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Review of Treason by the book by Jonathan Spence

Bickers, RA., 2002, In : History Today. 52, p. 59 - 59 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

2001

Boxed out: How the British Museum suppressed discussion of British looting in China

Bickers, RA., 2001, In : TLS: The Times Literary Supplement. 5129, p. 15 - 15 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

The business of a secret war: Operation 'Remorse' and SOE salesmanship in Wartime China

Bickers, RA., Dec 2001, In : Intelligence and National Security. 16 (4), p. 11 - 36 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

"The greatest cultural asset east of Suez": the history and politics of the Shanghai Municipal Orchestra and Public Band, 1881-1946

Bickers, R. A., Mar 2001, China and the world in the twentieth century: selected essays. Nankang, Taiwan: Institute of Modern History, Academia Sinica, Vol. 2. p. 835 - 875

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

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2000

Chinese Burns: Britain in China 1842-1900

Bickers, RA., 2000, In : History Today. 50, p. 10 - 17

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

New Frontiers: Imperialism's New Communities in East Asia, 1842-1953

Bickers, RA. & Henriot, C., 2000, xiv ed. Manchester University Press. 290 p.

Research output: Book/ReportEdited book

Review of The Changing role of the British protestant missionaries in China, 1945-1952 by Oi Ki Ling

Bickers, RA., 2000, Journal of the History of Christianity in Modern China. Kam-keung, L. (ed.). Department of History, Hong Kong Baptist University, Vol. 3. p. 134 - 136

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Who were the Shanghai municipal police, and why where they there? The British recruits of 1919

Bickers, RA., 2000, New Frontiers: imperialism's new communities in East Asia 1842-1953. Bickers, R. & Henriot, C. (eds.). Manchester University Press, p. 170 - 191

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

1999

Britain in China: community, culture and colonialism, 1900-1949

Bickers, RA., 1999, xii ed. Manchester University Press. 276 p.

Research output: Book/ReportAuthored book

Night Waves

Bickers, RA., 1999

Research output: Non-textual formPerformance

Shanghai Municipal Police (a prosopographical database)

Bickers, RA., 1999

Research output: Non-textual formWeb publication/site

1998

Review of History in Three Keys: The Boxers as Event, Experience, and Myth by Paul A. Cohen

Bickers, RA., 1998, In : Revue Bibliographique de Sinologie. 1998, p. 145 - 146

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Review of Wu Leichuan: A Confucian-Christian in Republican China by Chu Sin-jan

Bickers, RA., 1998, In : Revue Bibliographique de Sinologie. 1998, p. 486 - 486 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)