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Reviews - Contemporary China

Campion, Geopolitics of Red Oil - Constructing the China Threat through Energy Security, 2016

March 29, 2017

Andrew Campion's book was reviewed by Sudha Mahalingam, a retired Indian energy regulator. It was published by the History of Asia discussion network.

He, China's Crisis Behavior - Political Survival and Foreign Policy after the Cold War, 2016

December 1, 2016

Kai He's book was reviewed by William Yale and published by H-Diplo. Republished here via Creative Commons license.

Fingar, ed. The New Great Game: China and South and Central Asia in the Age of Reform, 2016

November 1, 2016

Thomas Fingar's edited book was reviewed by Sumit Ganguly for the History of Asia discussion list in November 2016. It is reproduced here through Creative Commons license. 

Golub, East Asia's Reemergence, 2016

October 13, 2016

June Teufel Dreyer reviewed Philip Golub's book for the History of Diplomacy discussion list. We reproduce here via Creative Commons license.

Holslag, China's Coming War with Asia, 2015

March 1, 2016

This review by Andrew Oros was published by the History of Diplomacy discussion list.

Harnisch, Bersick, and Gottwald, eds, China's International Roles, 2015

March 1, 2016

Reviewed by Olga Daksueva for the History of Diplomacy discussion list, March 2016.

Ma, Sounding the Modern Woman: The Songstress in Chinese Cinema (May 13, 2015)

November 13, 2015

This review of Jean Ma's book was written by Andrew Stuckey and published by the H-Asia discussion list. It's republished here by Creative Commons license.

Xiao, Family Revolution - Marital Strife in Contemporary Chinese Literature and Visual Culture (February 12, 2014)

August 27, 2015

This review by Ping Zhu was first published on H-Asia and is published here under Creative Commons license.

Kinkley, Visions of Dystopia in China's New Historical Novels (November 18, 2014)

August 10, 2015

Jeffrey C. Kinkley's book was reviewed by Nathaniel Isaacson for H-Net Reviews and is published here under Creative Commons license.

Walder, China under Mao - A Revolution Derailed (April 6, 2015)

May 12, 2015

Andrew G. Walder's book was reviewed by David Buck for H-Asia and is published here under Creative Commons license.

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Events

August 30, 2017 - 4:00pm
Los Angeles, California

The USC U.S.-China Institute presents a talk by Douglas Fuller from Zhejiang University. Fuller's new book, "Paper Tigers, Hidden Dragons," provides an in-depth longitudinal study of China's information technology industry and policy over the last 15 years. 

August 31, 2017 - 4:00pm
Los Angeles, California

USC US-China Institute director Clay Dube will ask Julie Makinen of the L.A. Times, Jonathan Karp of the Asia Society, and May Lee of CCTV what it takes to report on complex and ever-changing China.