The Sino-Israeli story is a most thrilling story. It encompasses unique history, culture, complex diplomacy and worldwide business. This is on the whole a success story.
Contemporary China Studies
This talk will examine the question: What is China and Chineseness, from the perspective of global sports and the global public from the late 19th century to the present? It will pay special attention to the close connection between China’s search for answers to the question ‘what is China and C
The crisis of global modernity has been produced by human overreach that was founded upon a paradigm of national modernization.
Jonathan Fenby, author of Will China Dominate the 21st century? and Tom Miller, author of China’s Asian Dream Roundtable discussion.
The first Mandarin Forum of Trinity Term! (Mandarin Presentation / English PPT / Bilingual Q&A / Sandwich Lunch Provided)
Since the early 2000s, the Chinese government has launched a series of ‘anti-desertification’ campaigns in the arid northwest.
The past decade has seen an epochal shift in Chinese urbanization, with new development programs that aim for the near-total urbanization of the nation’s territory and population.
The purpose of this talk is to draw attention to a significant but long-neglected topic, the formal institution of the Chinese Communist Party (the Party).
This comparison of China and India asks the big question: How is it that after centuries of “alleged” underdevelopment, China and now India are emerging powerfully and pulling ahead of the Western economies?
My paper sheds light on comic narratives of corruption as a form of cultural critique. I ask the question why corruption stories in the context of Chinese-Ethiopian encounters are often infused with humour.