Elites, Networks and Power in Modern China


In this section, we provide indications on various topics related to practical issues of preparing, manipulating, and processing sources and to extract/produce data for use in MCBD or third-party applications.

Data Processing Protocol

This document breaks down the processing of tabular data into the successive steps to be taken to produce a clean file with standardized fields to be used in third-party applications and for import in the Modern China Biographical Database.