In this illustrated presentation, Prof. Wasserstrom puts events since the 1997 Handover and particularly since the 2014 Umbrella Movement into comparative and historical perspective.
Research by faculty
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.
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.
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.