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Reviews - China and the World

Asia’s Reckoning: China, Japan, and the Fate of US Power in the Pacific Century

November 29, 2017

Asia’s Reckoning: China, Japan and the Fate of US Power in the Pacific Century

Ross and Tunsjø, eds, Strategic Adjustment and the Rise of China - Power and Politics in East Asia, 2017

November 13, 2017

A review of Ross and Tunsjø book encompassing the political rise of China and the after effects for the world.  

Frazier, The East is Black - Cold War China in the Black Radical Imagination, 2014

June 1, 2017

Robeson Taj Frazier's book was reviewed by Joseph Parrott for the History of African Americans discussion list in June 2017.  

Andrade and Xing, Sea Rovers, Silver, and Samurai - Maritime East Asia in Global History, 1550-1700, 2016

May 1, 2017

The book edited by Andrade and Xing was reviewed for the H-Asia discussion list in May 2017. It is published 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.

Cho and Crowe, eds, Germany and China: Transnational Spinners Since the Eighteenth-Century, 2014

March 1, 2016

This review by Irmy Schweiger was published on the History of Asia discussion list in March 2016.

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.

Radchenko, Unwanted Visionaries -- The Soviet Failure in Asia at the End of the Cold War (January 1, 2013)

January 27, 2016

Simon Miles reviewed Sergey Radchenko's book for the History of War discussion list.

Bickers and Howlett, eds., Britain and China, 1840-1970: Empire, Finance and War (July 7, 2015)

January 23, 2016

Reviewed by Stacie A. Kent for the History of Diplomacy discussion list.

Chen, Comparative Study of Child Soldiering on the Myanmar-China Border (2014)

July 27, 2015

Kai Chen's book was reviewed by Jane Ferguson for H-Asia and is published here under Creative Commons license.

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Events

March 27, 2019 - 4:30pm
Los Angeles, California

Michael Dunne, author of American Wheels: Chinese Roads, will focus on General Motors in China since 1989. The discussion will be followed by a short introduction to the Mark L. Moody collection at the USC East Asian Library. 

April 9, 2019 - 4:00pm
Los Angeles, California

Please join the USC U.S.-China Institute for a screening of an episode of the Assignment: China series on American media coverage of China. This episode focuses on the work of journalists covering the massive demonstrations that rocked Beijing in spring 1989. Followed by a Q&A with USCI's Mike Chinoy, who covered the demonstrations for CNN.