The issue contains 3 articles and 1 book review.

1.Ho Wei Hsuan, “The Origins of Xu Jie’s Thought and His Efforts in Realizing the Colloquium on Yangmingism at Lingji Palace”
2.Yang Cheng-hsien, “The Return of Yangmingism during the Mid-Qing Dynasty: The Establishment and Activities of the ‘Wang-Liu Assembly’ ”
3.Lin Chih-hung, “Rebuilding Legitimacy: Local Surveys, Model Villages and ‘Civilizing’ Processes in Manchukuo”

Book Review
Henning von Mirbach, “Stephen H. Whiteman, Where Dragon Veins Meet: The Kangxi Emperor and His Estate at Rehe

Full articles are accessible online:

The Bulletin of the Institute of Modern History, Academia Sinica,  Vol. 117 is now available