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
Chung, 'An investigation of the psychological well-being of unaccompanied Taiwanese minors/parachute kids in the United States," 1994
Karl, "Does nuclear proliferation really matter? A comparative examination of nuclear rivalries in Asia," 1996
USC Dissertation in Security.
Lu, "A values orientation approach to study of the public personnel systems of Taiwan: Constructing a four-values framework for analysis," 1994
USC Dissertation in Public Administration.
Ho, "Chinese (Taiwan, Mainland China) college students' perceived childrearing attitudes and their relationship to irrational belief," 1991
Orliski, "Reimagining the domestic sphere: Bourgeois nationalism and gender in Shanghai, 1904-1918," 1998
USC Dissertation in Women's Studies.
Lin, "Changing role of the household as an income equalizer: An empirical study of Kuznets' hypothesis on the case of Taiwan," 1994
USC Dissertation in Economics.
Wang, "Procreative intentions in rural China: The relation with sex compositions of existing children, sex preferences, and social-economic status," 1998
USC Dissertation in Demographics.
USC Dissertation in Religion.
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.