2006 US State Department Report on Human Rights in Taiwan, March 6, 2007

March 6, 2007

This report describes the human rights practices by the Taiwanese government. Problems exist in the following areas: corruption by officials, violence and discrimination against women, trafficking in persons, and abuses of foreign workers.

Franke and Loeken, Losers and Winners (film), 2007

January 1, 2007

Maurizio Marinelli reviews the film for H-Asia.

U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission, "Hearing: Major Internal Challenges Facing the Chinese Leadership," February 2-3, 2006

February 2, 2006

This hearing was conducted by the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission on February 2-3, 2006. The U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission was created by the U.S. Congress in 2000 to monitor, investigate, and submit to Congress an annual report on the national security implications of the economic relationship between the United States and the People’s Republic of China.

Zelin, The Merchants of Zigong: Industrial Entrepreneurship in Early Modern China, 2005

January 1, 2005

Thomas Hirzel reviews the book H-HistGeog, January 2009.

Screening of "China Blue" with commentary by Prof. Richard Baum

“A clandestinely shot, deep access account of how the clothes we buy are actually made”

China's Changing Labor Market

The National Committee on United States-China Relations presents a discussion with Professors Albert Park and Kam Wing Chan on topics related to Chinese labor.

The End of Reeducation Through Labor? Recent Developments and Prospects for Reform

A broadcast of a roundtable discussion by the Congressional-Executive Commission on China

Chinese Voices

An hour-long screening of video vignettes followed by a question and answer session with digital journalists.

Cars, Currency, and Conflict:Three Issues Concerning Today’s China and How They Are Connected

Timothy Grose, a doctoral student at Indiana University, will host a discussion on cars, currency, and conflict. He will illustrate how all three element affect current economic conditions in China.

Radical Mind, Moderate Action: Workers’ Mobilization during Industrial Restructuring in China

The Center for Chinese Studies at UC Berkeley presents a talk with Xi Chen from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.