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Nakajima, Body, Society, and Nation: The Creation of Public Health and Urban Culture in Shanghai, 2018.

December 16, 2019

Chieko Nakajima's book was reviewed by John Knight for the History of Socialisms discussion list. It is reprinted here by Creative Commons license.

PRC State Council, Food Security in China, October 2019

October 14, 2019

The State Council Information Office of the People's Republic of China published this white paper on food security.

Cao, GMO China - How Global Debates Transformed China's Agricultural Biotechnology Policies, 2018

October 3, 2019

Ronald J. Herring wrote this review of Cao's GMO China for the History of Asia discussion list. It's reprinted here via Creative Commons license.

Public Health Scholar On China’s Research Partnerships With Coca-Cola

July 8, 2019

Critics have long accused food and beverage companies of trying to exonerate their products from blame for obesity by funding organizations that highlight alternative causes. US-China Today investigates the supposed model of transparency between Coca-Cola and China’s private and government research institutions and its implications for public health.

USC researchers race against a tick-borne illness originating in China

January 24, 2019
The Asian longhorned tick, new to North America, can transmit a disease that causes nausea, diarrhea and muscle pain — and, often, death.

Taiwanese students get a taste of medicine at USC

February 23, 2017

Originally published by USC News.

USC, Peking University to team on one of China’s first graduate programs in occupational therapy

October 28, 2016

The partnership has the potential to transform the quality of life for millions of people, USC provost says.

Let's Talk About Smog: Censoring Environmental Issues in China

March 29, 2016

China is increasingly making strides toward becoming a global environmental leader, but its continued censorship of critical discussion at home complicates this progress.

U.S. Department of State, "2015 International Narcotics Control Strategy Report," March 18, 2015

March 18, 2015

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 2014.

U.S. Congressional-Executive Commission on China, "Annual Report 2014," October 9, 2014

October 9, 2014

The Congressional-Executive Commission offers its annual report on human rights in China and current affairs in regards to rule of law.

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Events

September 24, 2020 - 2:00pm

Join the USC U.S.-China Institute for a conversation with U.S. Assistant Attorney General John Demers.

October 15, 2020 - 4:00pm

Please join the USC U.S.-China Institute for a book talk with author David Lampton. His new book examines China’s effort to create an intercountry railway system connecting China and its seven Southeast Asian neighbors.