The Duke of Cambridge has formally opened the Dickson Poon University of Oxford China Centre Building in the grounds of St Hugh’s College. The University of Oxford has been regarded as Europe’s leading centre for the study of China for some time.
Contemporary China Studies
On 1st October 2014, Jenny Chan delivers a talk on her PhD project (at London University) and her book, co-authored with teachers PUN Ngai and Mark SELDEN.
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The Contemporary China Studies Programme and the Institute for Chinese Studies are moving into the new Dickson Poon University of Oxford China Centre building in mid-July.
Rachel Murphy presented a paper on: ‘Rural Chinese Children’s Experiences of Care When Fathers Migrate to Africa and When Parents Migrate Internally’ at a conference on Transnational Families: Multi-actor, Multi-s
Justin Yifu Lin is currently professor and honorary dean, National School of Development at Peking University, and vice-chairman of the All-China Federation of Industry and Commerce. He was the senior vice president and chief economist of the World Bank, 2008-2012.
A Tale of Two Forests - Comparing the Historical Patterns of Deforestation and Conservation in the Brazilian Atlantic and Amazon Forests - 1930-2012 Free and open to all.
Abstract: The rapid religious revival and the widespread collective protests are both among the most significant social phenomena in contemporary China, and they both matter much to the stability and the sustainability of the Chinese politics.
Journal of Chinese Economic and Business Studies
Technology & Management Centre for Development, Dept. of International Development, Oxford University
Economics and Finance Department, Brunel University