Jan Karlach

Jan Karlach
The Czech Academy of Sciences | AVCR · Oriental Institute

Doctor of Philosophy


• (Ethno)history and ethnicity in the context of Southwest China and adjacent regions • PRC’s governance of ethnic minorities (“top-down” vs. bottom-up) • Chinese (esp. Nuosu-Yi) society and culture – perception and practices of “tradition” and “modernity”, Chinese internet • Sociological/anthropological theory • Qualitative methodology, (n)ethnography