What is it about?

How the discovery of the dawn redwood ("panda of plant") is connected to the construction of national identity in modern China

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Why is it important?

It provides a new perspective to look at the entanglement between nature and nation


It is an innovative perspective. The theory part can be deepened in the future.

Yuheng Zhang
Universitat Zurich

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This page is a summary of: ‘The Panda of Plants’: The Discovery of Dawn Redwood and National Identity Construction in Modern China, International Journal for History Culture and Modernity, November 2019, Brill, DOI: 10.18352/hcm.557.
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