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Timothy Yang

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Associate Professor

 Timothy Yang teaches a broad range of courses in East Asian history. His research interests include the history of science and medicine, the history of business and capitalism, colonial and postcolonial studies, and environmental studies. He is the author of A Medicated Empire: The Pharmaceutical Industry and Modern Japan (Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, 2021), which was awarded the 2022 Hagley Prize for best book in business history.

Selected Publications:

A Medicated Empire: The Pharmaceutical Industry and Modern Japan (Cornell University Press, 2021)

https://www.cornellpress.cornell.edu/book/9781501756245/a-medicated-empire/#bookTabs=1

 

Education:

PhD, Columbia University, 2013

AB, Dartmouth College, 2003

Events featuring Timothy Yang
101 LeConte Hall

Join us as Dr. Timothy Yang discusses his research and new book,

Articles Featuring Timothy Yang
Friday, April 15, 2022 - 10:42am

Wednesday, April 13, 2022 -

Wednesday, November 24, 2021 - 11:11pm

Doctoral student Devin Jerome talked to Timothy Yang recently about his new book, A Medicated Empire: The Pharmaceutical Industry and Modern Japan (Cornell University Press, 2021).

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