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Mark Elvin

AKA John Mark Dutton Elvin

Born: 18-Aug-1938
Birthplace: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Historian

Nationality: England
Executive summary: The Pattern of the Chinese Past

Father: Herbert Lionel Elvin
Mother: Mona Bedortha Dutton
Wife: Anne Katherine Stevenson (m. 3-Nov-1962)
Son: Charles Lionel
Son: John Gawain
Wife: Dian Montgomerie (m. 3-Jun-1989)

    High School: The Dragon School, Oxford, Oxfordshire
    University: King's College, Cambridge University
    Fellow: St. Antony's College, Oxford University (1973-89)
    Professor: Australian National University

Author of books:
The Pattern of the Chinese Past: A Social and Economic Interpretation (1973, history)
Another History: Essays on China from a European Perspective (1996, essays)
Changing Stories in the Chinese World (1997, history)
The Retreat of the Elephants: An Environmental History of China (2004, history)

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