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Seung-joon Lee, Gourmets in the Land of Famine: The Culture and Politics of Rice in Modern Canton, 2011

January 1, 2011

Edward Melillo reviews the book for H-Environment, August 2011, credit H-Asia.

A Tale of Two Mao Genes Released in Beijing

July 5, 2010

The University of Southern California released a Chinese version of its interactive multimedia educational software for popularized science on July 7th, 2009 at China's Tsinghua University.

U.S. Department of State, "2010 International Narcotics Control Strategy Report," March 2010

March 1, 2010

The U.S. Dept of State Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs produces an annual report describing the efforts of key countries to attack all aspects of the international drug trade in Calendar Year 2009.

Video: Judith Mackay discusses efforts to curb smoking in China, the world's largest tobacco market

February 5, 2010

China's has more than 350 million smokers and they consume 37% of the world's cigarettes; the challenges are immense, but progress is being made.

China Trip Offers Wisdom on Aging

November 6, 2009

Fifteen students from the USC School of Social Work traveled to China over the summer to learn how a nation that reveres its elders is taking care of its graying population.



April 9, 2020 - 4:00pm

Please join the USC U.S.-China Institute for an online 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.

April 16, 2020 - 4:00pm

The USC U.S.-China institute presents a webcast with award-winning journalist Dexter Robert. His new book explores the reality behind today’s financially-ascendant China and pulls the curtain back on how the Chinese manufacturing machine is actually powered.