US foreign relations; US-East Asian relations; Gender and international relations; World history
US-East Asian relations, 1890-1945; Women’s transnational organizations and international affairs; feminism and internationalism
Modernity and National Identity in the United States and East Asia, 1895-1919 (Kent, OH: Kent State University Press, 2010)
“Translating the New Woman: Chinese Feminists View the West, 1905-1915,” Gender and History 18:3 (November 2006): 490-518; reprinted in Translating Feminisms in China, ed. Dorothy Ko and Wang Zheng (Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing, 2007), 35-69.
“Beneficent Imperialists: American Women Missionaries in Turn-of-the-Century China,” Diplomatic History 27:3 (summer 2003): 327-52
“Uplifting the Barbarian,” in A Companion to Theodore Roosevelt, ed. Serge Ricard (Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishers, 2011)