Anthropology


Isabel Crook was the first Western woman anthropologist to do fieldwork in China completing rural studies in Tibetan areas (1939), in Sichuan (1941) and helped with land reform (1948). An extraordinary woman who has lived through modern history China. From missionary life in 1915 to being part of the civil war between communism and the KMT.

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Isabel Crook in Hanyuan

Isabel Crook in Hanyuan