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Claude Chevaleyre


Current Position

  • CNRS Research Fellow, Lyons Institute of East Asian Studies (ENS Lyon, France)
  • Research Group Leader “Dependency in Asian History”, Bonn Centre of Dependency and SLavery Studies
  • Funded research project (Impulsion-IDEXLYON) “Exploring Slave Trade in China, 1400-1900. Scope, Networks and Global Interactions”
  • Member of the Cost Action 18205 "Worlds of Related Coercions in Work"
  • Coeditor of the “Social Histories of Work” series (Amsterdam UP)
  • Treasurer of the European Association of Chinese Studies

Past Appointments

  • POSTDOCTORAL Research Fellow “A Global Network for Global History”: “Human trafficking in late Qing China and the 1910 Chinese abolition”, International Institute of Social History (IISH), Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Feb.-Oct. 15, 2017)
  • POSTDOCTORAL Research Fellow: “Forms of bondage and labor regimes in a Chinese locality, 16th-17th centuries”, École Française d’Extrême-Orient, Paris, France (Jul. - Dec. 2016)

Education

  • 2015 PhD. in History and Civilizations, EHESS, Paris
  • 2002 MA. in History and Civilizations, EHESS, Paris
  • 2000 MA in Chinese language and civilization, INALCO, Paris

Recent Publications

  • 2019 “The Abolition of Slavery and the Status of Slaves in Late Imperial China”. In The Palgrave Handbook of Bondage and Human Rights in Africa and Asia. Dir. Alessandro Stanziani and Gwyn Campbell, Palgrave
  • 2017 “Asservir pour punir. La nature pénale du statut d’esclave dans la Chine des Ming”. Extrême-Orient, Extrême-Occident, no. 41, 93-117
  • 2017 “Under Pressure and out of Respect for Human Dignity: the 1910 Chinese Abolition”. In Distant Ripples of the British Abolitionist Wave. Dir. Myriam Cottias and Marie-Jeanne Rossignol, Trenton: Africa World Press (Harriet Tubman series), 147-198
  • 2013 “Acting as Master and Bonservant.  Considerations on Status, Identites, and the Nature of ‘Bondservitude’ in Late Ming China”.  In Labour, Coercion and Economic Growth in Eurasia, 17th-20th Centuries. Dir. A. Stanziani, Leiden: Brill, 2013, 237-272



Journal articles5 documents

  • Claude Chevaleyre. Serving and Working for Others. Negotiating Legal Status and Social Relations of Household Laborers in Late Imperial China. Journal of Global Slavery, 2020, 5 (2), pp.170-203. ⟨10.1163/2405836x-00502003⟩. ⟨hal-02889686⟩
  • Claude Chevaleyre. Asservir pour punir : la nature pénale du statut d'esclave dans la Chine des Ming (1368-1644). Extrême-Orient, Extrême-Occident, 2017, 41, pp.93-117. ⟨hal-02167305⟩
  • Claude Chevaleyre. Derrière les murs de la Cité interdite. L'Histoire, Sophia Publications, 2017, 431, pp.50-53. ⟨hal-02263570⟩
  • Jérôme Bourgon, Claude Chevaleyre. Avant propos. Études Chinoises, Association française d'études chinoises, 2009, Dossier thématique : contribution à l’histoire du droit et des pratiques judiciaires en Chine pp.13-20. ⟨halshs-01801786⟩
  • Jérôme Bourgon, Claude Chevaleyre. Avant-Propos (dossier sur le droit chinois). Études Chinoises, Association française d'études chinoises, 2009, pp.13-17. ⟨hal-02263548⟩

Conference papers12 documents

  • Claude Chevaleyre. Une abolition chinoise (1910). Identifier l’esclavage et les esclaves : questions et enjeux (présentation en séminaire). Séminaire "Savoirs, institutions, économies : histoires connectées et dynamiques globales", Alessandro Stanziani, Feb 2020, Papris, France. ⟨halshs-02476077⟩
  • Claude Chevaleyre. Les tableaux d’obligations luctuaires sous les Ming [présentation dans un séminaire]. Seminar: Le « Confucianisme » comme « droit commun » de l’Asie Orientale : comment le droit chinois a « confucianisé » la société et la famille en Corée et au Japon (2), EHESS, Jérôme Bourgon; Frédéric Constant, Nov 2019, Paris, France. ⟨halshs-02457359⟩
  • Claude Chevaleyre. Marché, traite d’êtres humains et esclavage en Chine moderne [présentation en séminaire]. Seminaire : "Aux origines de la mondialisation" (EHESS), François Gipouloux, Apr 2019, Paris, France. ⟨halshs-02457360⟩
  • Claude Chevaleyre. An explanatory DB Project: Slavery and slave trade in late imperial China [présentation dans une conférence]. Capture, Bondage and Forced Relocation in Asia, Claude Chevaleyre; Jennifer L. Gaynor, Mar 2019, Lyon, France. ⟨halshs-02457358⟩
  • Claude Chevaleyre. First findings from early modern China [présentation dans un workshop]. Grammars of Dependency (International Workshop of the ELHN “Free and Unfree Labour” Working Group), Juliane Schiel, Jun 2019, Vienne, Austria. ⟨halshs-02457354⟩
  • Claude Chevaleyre. Human trafficking in late imperial China: Evidence and interpretative framework [guest lecture]. Guest lectures, Bonn Centre of Dependency and Slavery Studies, Bonn Center for Dependency and Slavery Studies, May 2019, Bonn, Germany. ⟨halshs-02457355⟩
  • Claude Chevaleyre. Crise dynastique, violence collective et ‘émergence d’une conscience de classe’. Les révoltes d’esclaves du XVIIe siècle chinois’ [présentation dans une conférence]. Journée d’étude "Contestations et Mouvements Contestataires", Université de Tours, Apr 2019, Tours, France. ⟨halshs-02457356⟩
  • Claude Chevaleyre. Service and Servility: The Evolution of Two Notions in Late Imperial China [présentation dans une conférence]. European Labour History Network Conference (Third Conference), European Labour History Network, Sep 2019, Amsterdam, Netherlands. ⟨halshs-02457357⟩
  • Claude Chevaleyre. Capture, Bondage, and Forced Relocation in Asia (Conference Report). Capture, Bondage, and Forced Relocation in Asia, Mar 2019, Lyon, France. pp.38-39. ⟨halshs-02476059⟩
  • Claude Chevaleyre. The Language of Slavery in Late Imperial China: Translation, comparison, contextualization [présentation dans un workshop]. “Languages of Slavery” workshop, Early Modern and Eighteenth Century Centre (Warwick University), Nov 2019, Coventry, United Kingdom. ⟨halshs-02456485⟩
  • Claude Chevaleyre. Panel “Comparative Perspectives on the Trafficking of Chinese Immigrants to Cuba: 'Coolies' in Cuba, Qing Policies, and Spanish Interests” [panel discussant]. The 11th International Convention of Asia Scholars (ICAS), IIAS, Jul 2019, Leiden, Netherlands. ⟨halshs-02456528⟩
  • Claude Chevaleyre. Sources and possible methods: China and (maritime) East-Asia (presentation at a conference). IOMASTD Workshop, International Institute of Social History, Sep 2018, Amsterdam, Netherlands. ⟨hal-02489640⟩

Book sections5 documents

  • Claude Chevaleyre. The Abolition of Slavery and the Status of Slaves in Late Imperial China. Gwyn Campbell; Alessandro Stanziani. The Palgrave Handbook of Bondage and Human Rights in Africa and Asia, Palgrave Macmillan, pp.57-82, 2020, 978-1-349-95956-3. ⟨10.1057/978-1-349-95957-0_3⟩. ⟨hal-02263539⟩
  • Claude Chevaleyre. Under Pressure and out of Respect for Human Dignity: the 1910 Chinese Abolition. Myriam Cottias; Marie-Jeanne Rossignol. Distant Ripples of the British Abolitionist Wave, Africa World Press, pp.147-198, 2017, Harriet Tubman Series, 978-1569025512. ⟨hal-02167241⟩
  • Claude Chevaleyre. Qubie liupin: 17 shiji Zhongguo de nubi shenfen, falü yu sifa duidai” 区别流品: 17 世纪中国的奴婢身份、法律与司法对待. Zhou Dongping 周东平; Zhu Teng 朱腾. Falü shi yiping 法律史译评 (2013), pp.164-170, 2014, 9787562056171. ⟨hal-02263525⟩
  • Claude Chevaleyre. Acting as Master and Bonservant. Considerations on Status, Identites, and the Nature of ‘Bondservitude’ in Late Ming China. Alessandro Stanziani. Labour, Coercion and Economic Growth in Eurasia, 17th-20th Centuries, Brill, pp.237-272, 2012, Labour, Coercion, and Economic Growth in Eurasia, 17th-20th Centuries, 9789004236455. ⟨hal-02263531⟩
  • Claude Chevaleyre. Étienne Balázs (1905-1963). Œuvres, Projets, Appréciations. Pierre-Étienne Will; Isabelle Ang. Actualité d’Étienne Balázs (1905-1963) : témoignages et réflexions pour un centenaire, Collège de France - Institut des hautes études chinoises, pp.111-130, 2010, Bibliothèque de l'Institut des hautes études chinoises, 978-2857570707. ⟨hal-02263547⟩

Other publications33 documents

  • Claude Chevaleyre. "Jiangsu cheng’an 江蘇成案, 16 j. [Leading Cases from Jiangsu]" (0491), pp. 643-644. Handbooks and Anthologies for Officials in Imperial China. A Descriptive and Critical Bibliography (Pierre-Etienne Will), 2020, ⟨10.1163/9789004416208_005⟩. ⟨halshs-02489278⟩
  • Claude Chevaleyre. Histoire des Ming (Mingshi). Encyclopédie des historiographies : Afriques, Amériques, Asies, 2020, pp.763-768. ⟨hal-02558373⟩
  • Claude Chevaleyre. Monographies locales (Chine). Encyclopédie des historiographies : Afriques, Amériques, Asies, 2020, pp.1247-1259. ⟨hal-02558380⟩
  • Claude Chevaleyre. Monographie générale des huit bannières (La) (Baqi tongzhi). Encyclopédie des historiographies : Afriques, Amériques, Asies, 2020, pp.1243-1246. ⟨hal-02558378⟩
  • Claude Chevaleyre. "Xu Yufeng zhongcheng kanyu 徐雨峰中丞勘語, 4 j. [Judicial Investigations by Vice-Censor-in-Chief Xu Shilin]" (0559), pp. 721-722. Handbooks and Anthologies for Officials in Imperial China. A Descriptive and Critical Bibliography (Pierre-Etienne Will), 2020, ⟨10.1163/9789004416208_005⟩. ⟨halshs-02489286⟩
  • Claude Chevaleyre. 107 notices (traduites de l'anglais) in François Martin et Damien Chaussende (dir.), Dictionnaire biographique du Haut Moyen-Âge chinois, Paris : Les Belles Lettres, 2020. Dictionnaire biographique du Haut Moyen-Âge chinois, 2020, https://www.lesbelleslettres.com/livre/4183-dictionnaire-biographique-du-haut-moyen-age-chinois. ⟨halshs-02466468⟩
  • Claude Chevaleyre, Chen Li. "Gesheng xingbu an 各省刑部案, 10 ce [Cases Referred to the Ministry of Justice by the Various Provinces]" (0502), pp. 651-652. Handbooks and Anthologies for Officials in Imperial China. A Descriptive and Critical Bibliography (Pierre-Etienne Will), 2020, ⟨10.1163/9789004416208_005⟩. ⟨halshs-02489302⟩
  • Claude Chevaleyre. "Shuotie jiyao 說帖輯要, 78 ce [A Collection of Important Memoranda]" (0494), pp. 646-645. Handbooks and Anthologies for Officials in Imperial China. A Descriptive and Critical Bibliography (Pierre-Etienne Will), 2020, ⟨10.1163/9789004416208_005⟩. ⟨halshs-02489280⟩
  • Claude Chevaleyre, Nap-Yin Lau, Chen Li. "Tangyin bishi 棠陰比事, 1 to 3 j. [Parallel Cases from under the Pear Tree]" (0539), pp. 692-696. Handbooks and Anthologies for Officials in Imperial China. A Descriptive and Critical Bibliography (Pierre-Etienne Will), 2020, ⟨10.1163/9789004416208_005⟩. ⟨halshs-02489281⟩
  • Claude Chevaleyre, Chen Li. "Xingshi ming’an kaican 刑事命案開參, 1 ce [Impeachments Involving Homicide Cases]" (0492), pp. 644-645. Handbooks and Anthologies for Officials in Imperial China. A Descriptive and Critical Bibliography (Pierre-Etienne Will), 2020, ⟨10.1163/9789004416208_005⟩. ⟨halshs-02489300⟩
  • Claude Chevaleyre, Chen Li. "Xingshi panli 刑事判例, 3 ce [Decisions on Criminal Cases]" (0501), p. 651. Handbooks and Anthologies for Officials in Imperial China. A Descriptive and Critical Bibliography (Pierre-Etienne Will), 2020, ⟨10.1163/9789004416208_005⟩. ⟨halshs-02489301⟩
  • Pierre-Étienne Will, Claude Chevaleyre. "Xinzuan siliu yanyu 新纂四六讞語 [Judgments in Six-Four Parallel Sentences]" (0597), pp. 763-764. Handbooks and Anthologies for Officials in Imperial China. A Descriptive and Critical Bibliography (Pierre-Etienne Will), 2020, ⟨10.1163/9789004416208_005⟩. ⟨halshs-02489289⟩
  • Pierre-Étienne Will, Jérôme Bourgon, Claude Chevaleyre, Luca Gabbiani. "Yiyu ji 疑獄集, 3 to 10 j. [A Collection of Doubtful Cases]" (0536), pp. 683-685. Handbooks and Anthologies for Officials in Imperial China. A Descriptive and Critical Bibliography (Pierre-Etienne Will), 2020, ⟨10.1163/9789004416208_005⟩. ⟨halshs-02489298⟩
  • Pierre-Étienne Will, Claude Chevaleyre, Thomas Nimick. "Puyang yandu, kanyu 莆陽讞牘、勘語, 14 ce [Judgments and Decisions from Xinghua]" (0549), pp. 709-710. Handbooks and Anthologies for Officials in Imperial China. A Descriptive and Critical Bibliography (Pierre-Etienne Will), 2020, ⟨10.1163/9789004416208_005⟩. ⟨halshs-02489284⟩
  • Pierre-Étienne Will, Claude Chevaleyre. "Hu Xiang wulüe 湖湘五略, 10 j. [Five Summaries Regarding Hubei and Hunan]" (0919), pp. 1150-1152. Handbooks and Anthologies for Officials in Imperial China. A Descriptive and Critical Bibliography (Pierre-Etienne Will), 2020, ⟨10.1163/9789004416208_007⟩. ⟨halshs-02489296⟩
  • Pierre-Étienne Will, Claude Chevaleyre. "[Xinke pingzhi guan pingshi] Xiao Cao zhijun shu 新刻平治館評釋蕭曹致君術, 1+6 j. [The Art of Xiao and Cao in Assisting the Ruler, Newly Published with Explanations by the Hall of Peace and Tranquillity]" (0677), pp. 858-859. Handbooks and Anthologies for Officials in Imperial China. A Descriptive and Critical Bibliography (Pierre-Etienne Will), 2020, ⟨10.1163/9789004416208_005⟩. ⟨halshs-02489291⟩
  • Pierre-Étienne Will, Claude Chevaleyre. "Zheyu xinyu 折獄新語, 10 j. [Latest Anecdotes on Judicial Decisions]" (0550), pp. 710-712. Handbooks and Anthologies for Officials in Imperial China. A Descriptive and Critical Bibliography (Pierre-Etienne Will), 2020, ⟨10.1163/9789004416208_005⟩. ⟨halshs-02489285⟩
  • Pierre-Étienne Will, Claude Chevaleyre, Chen Li. "Xingming yide 刑名一得, 2 j. [Notions Acquired from Legal Practice]" (0456), pp. 600-601. Handbooks and Anthologies for Officials in Imperial China. A Descriptive and Critical Bibliography (Pierre-Etienne Will), 2020, ⟨10.1163/9789004416208_005⟩. ⟨halshs-02489277⟩
  • Pierre-Étienne Will, Claude Chevaleyre. "Baidao pan 百道判, 2 j. [One Hundred Decisions]" (0592), pp. 758-759. Handbooks and Anthologies for Officials in Imperial China. A Descriptive and Critical Bibliography (Pierre-Etienne Will), 2020, ⟨10.1163/9789004416208_005⟩. ⟨halshs-02489288⟩
  • Claude Chevaleyre. Sold People: Traffickers and Family Life in North China. By Johanna S. Ransmeier. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard Univ. Press, 2017. ix + 395 pp., illus.. Vol. 105 (5-6), 2020, pp.636-643. ⟨10.1163/15685322-1055605⟩. ⟨hal-02425410⟩
  • Pierre-Étienne Will, Claude Chevaleyre. "An Wu qinshen xigao 按吳親審檄稿 [Draft Opinions from Cases Personally Tried as Regional Inspector of the Wu Region]” (0547), pp. 707-708. Handbooks and Anthologies for Officials in Imperial China. A Descriptive and Critical Bibliography (Pierre-Etienne Will), 2020, ⟨10.1163/9789004416208_005⟩. ⟨halshs-02489282⟩
  • Pierre-Étienne Will, Claude Chevaleyre. "Fazhui 法綴, 1 j. [A Compilation on Law]" (0689), pp. 868-870. Handbooks and Anthologies for Officials in Imperial China. A Descriptive and Critical Bibliography (Pierre-Etienne Will), 2020, ⟨10.1163/9789004416208_005⟩. ⟨halshs-02489293⟩
  • Pierre-Étienne Will, Jérôme Bourgon, Claude Chevaleyre. "Zheyu guijian 折獄龜鑒, 8 j. [A Magic Mirror for Solving Cases]" (0538), pp. 689-692. Handbooks and Anthologies for Officials in Imperial China. A Descriptive and Critical Bibliography (Pierre-Etienne Will), 2020, ⟨10.1163/9789004416208_005⟩. ⟨halshs-02489299⟩
  • Pierre-Étienne Will, Claude Chevaleyre. "Longjin fengsui pan 龍筋鳳髓判, 2 or 4 j. [Dragon-Sinews and Phoenix-Marrow Decisions]" (0591), pp. 754-757. Handbooks and Anthologies for Officials in Imperial China. A Descriptive and Critical Bibliography (Pierre-Etienne Will), 2020, ⟨10.1163/9789004416208_005⟩. ⟨halshs-02489287⟩
  • Claude Chevaleyre, Zhou Tingying. L'histoire oubliée de la rivière Lai de Zhou Tingying. 2017, pp.44-55. ⟨hal-02263620⟩
  • Claude Chevaleyre. Les lieux de la loi en Chine impériale / Legalizing Space in Imperial China, Jérôme Bourgon (dir.), Extrême-Orient, Extrême-Occident (no. 40), Paris : Presses universitaires de Vincennes, 2016. 2017. ⟨hal-02167227⟩
  • Claude Chevaleyre. Chine 2011-2012. 2012. ⟨hal-02263563⟩
  • Jingqiang Wu, Claude Chevaleyre. Une analyse de l'histoire politique (traduction). Prospects of new political history. International conference proceedings, 2010, pp.246-251. ⟨hal-02265156⟩
  • Kuanchong Huang, Claude Chevaleyre. De l’histoire institutionnelle vivante à la nouvelle histoire politique (Traduction). Prospects of new political history. International conference proceedings, 2010, pp.63-72. ⟨hal-02265147⟩
  • Weimin Bao, Claude Chevaleyre. Réflexions sur les recherches relatives à l’histoire politique locale (traduction). Prospects of new political history. International conference proceedings, 2010, pp.232-241. ⟨hal-02265150⟩
  • Claude Chevaleyre. Paul Katz, Divine Justice. Religion and the Development of Chinese Legal Culture, Routledge, 2009. 2009, pp.212-224. ⟨hal-02263621⟩
  • Claude Chevaleyre. William Rowe, Crimson Rain. Seven Centuries of Violence in a Chinese County, Stanford UP, 2007. 2007. ⟨hal-02263623⟩
  • Nap-Yin Lau, Claude Chevaleyre. Droit et famille en Chine à l’époque des Song (960-1279) (traduction). 2006, pp.1377-1446. ⟨10.3917/anna.616.1377⟩. ⟨hal-02263625⟩

Preprints, Working Papers, ...1 document

  • Claude Chevaleyre. Les tableaux d’obligations luctuaires dans le droit et les institutions des Ming (1368-1644). 2014. ⟨hal-02263627⟩