Carswell Professor of East Asian Languages Civilization, Director of the Center for Geographic Analysis
EALC, 2 Divinity Ave, and CGA-IQSS, Cambridge MA 02138, (email)
Peter K. Bol is the Charles H. Carswell Professor East Asian Languages and Civilizations. His research is centered on the history of China’s cultural elites at the national and local levels from the 7th to the 17th century. He is the author of "This Culture of Ours": Intellectual Transitions in T'ang and Sung China, Neo-Confucianism in History, coauthor of Sung Dynasty Uses of the I-ching, co-editor of Ways with Words, and various journal articles in Chinese, Japanese, and English.