In this illustrated presentation, Prof. Wasserstrom puts events since the 1997 Handover and particularly since the 2014 Umbrella Movement into comparative and historical perspective.
Documents - Contemporary China
The State Council Information Office of the People's Republic of China published this white paper on food security.
Speech by Xi Jinping At the Reception in Celebration of the 70th Anniversary of The Founding of the People's Republic of China
Ladies and Gentlemen,
Comrades and Friends,
The State Council Information Office of the People’s Republic of China published this white paper on China’s ties with the wider world.
PRC State Council, Seeking Happiness for People – 70 Years of Progress on Human Rights in China, September 2019
This government white paper was published in advance of the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China.
PRC State Council, Equality, Development and Sharing: Progress of Women's Cause in 70 Years Since New China's Founding, September 2019
This government white paper was published in advance of the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China
China is rapidly expanding its nuclear power generation capacity. The government issued this white paper.
The Chinese government released this white paper on its programs in Xinjiang, describing them as an effective response to terrorism and extremism.
The Information Office of the State Council published this White Paper (白皮书) on Xi Era National Defense in English and Chinese.
The Chinese government’s information office issued the following statement. It offers the government’s official history of Xinjiang, asserting that it has been part of China for many centuries.
Please join the USC U.S.-China Institute for a talk with Teng Biao, a legal scholar and well-known human rights activist.
Please join the USC U.S.-China Institute for a talk with Julia Strauss on her new book, which focuses on the period 1949 to 1954 and compares how the Communist Party in China and the Nationalist Party in Taiwan sought to consolidate their authority and foster economic development.