Teng Biao grew up in a rural village before attending law school at Peking University and focusing on human rights. While his early successes were lauded by the Chinese government, he was later abducted and tortured by police. He fled to the United States with his family and now teaches at Hunter College in NYC.
Research by faculty
USC Dissertation in Molecular Microbiology & Immunology.
Marolt, "Blogging in China: Individual agency, the production of cyburban 'Spaces of Dissent' in Beijing, and societal transformation in China," 2008
USC Dissertation in Geography.
Cong, "Children's migration and the financial, social, and psychological well-being of older adults in rural China," 2008
USC Dissertation in Gerontology.
Guo, "Cognitive attributions for smoking and their roles on subsequent smoking progression and regression," 2009
USC Dissertation in Public Health.
Li, "A study of student affairs administration professional preparation in Chinese higher education," 2009
USC Dissertation on Education.
Yitan "A two-level analysis of foreign policy decision making: An empirical investigation of the case of China-Taiwan," 2008
USC Dissertation in International Relations.
Professor Margaret Lewis examined the US government's use of criminal prosecutions to address a broad "China" threat is at tension with the criminal justice system.
The USC U.S.-China Institute presents a webinar with David Zweig to look at how tensions between the United States and China have impacted scientific collaboration and research.
Bob Davis and Lingling Wei, authors of Superpower Showdown, will help us understand the ramp up of US-China economic tensions and the far-reaching consequences of the stand-off.