Philip Alden Kuhn (1933-), Francis Lee Higginson Professor of History, chair of Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations at Harvard University, was the director of the Fairbank Center for East Asian Research in 1980-1986.He is Regarded by the international academic community as the successor of John Fairbank and one of the leaders for the American Studies of Chinese Modern History after Fairbank.
孔飞力(Philip Alden Kuhn，1933—)是美国哈佛大学希根森(Francis Lee Higginson)历史讲座教授、东亚系主任，曾于1980——1986年担任费正清东亚研究中心主任，被国际学术界公认为费正清接班人和继费正清之后，引领美国的中国近代史研究走到新方向的一位重要学者，是美国中国学界“中国中心观”的杰出代表。
It is significant to research those influential celebrities of modern times in the Xiangxi area,for it can broaden the view in researching modern history,reinforce the research of local historical documents,and serve local tourist industry and social development.
The motivation and methodology for measuring intelligence have changed repeatedly in the modern history of large-scale student testing.
To date, this activist agenda has received little scholarly attention, yet it promises to yield meaningful insight into so called Third Wave feminist theory and practice and reveal the resilience of a woman-centered modern history of resistance.
There has been considerable discussion in both the scientific literature and general media concerning the appropriateness of the body shape and proportions of the Ken and Barbie dolls, the most popular dolls in modern history.
"All history," said the poet Wallace Stevens, "is modern history." And "historical criticism is a form of criticism of the present," according to Walter Kasper.
It was the longest and most costly war in modern history.