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Through its programming, publications and scholarly exchanges, the Center for China-US Cooperation (CCUSC) has been strategic in educating people in the Rocky Mountain region about Greater China, including the Mainland, Taiwan, and Hong Kong.


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Journal of
Contemporary China

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Journal of Contemporary China is the only English language journal edited in North America that provides exclusive information about contemporary Chinese affairs for scholars, business people and government policy-makers. Learn More


Journal of Contemporary China: Editor’s Choice
In July 2016 the Journal of Contemporary China published its 100th issue and 2017 marks the 25th anniversary of the journal. To celebrate these important milestones, the Editor has picked a selection of article highlights from the 2016 volume.
Read the articles here

The Journal of Contemporary China co-sponsored a special issue conference with the Center for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) in Canada and SAIS of John Hopkins University in October. Prof. Zhao gave a public lecture at SAIS titled "China and the Evolving World Order: A Rule-taker, Rule-maker, or Rule-breakder."

 

Photos from our recent 1st Annual Sabel Award Dinner honoring Benjamin van Rooij. Featuring keynote speakers Ambassador Chas Freeman and Dr. Carla Freeman.


  


In the News

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Prof. Zhao has published a new article in the Asian Journal of Comparative Politics November 2016 issue . You can read it HERE

Prof. Suisheng Zhao has recently had 2 publications featured in East Asia Forum. They can be seen here:
President Tsai and Beijing Clash - October 4, 2016
Are China and Taiwan Moving Toward Confrontation? - September 27, 2016

Prof. Suisheng Zhao led a panel on China's political reform at James Baker Institute for Public Policy, Rice University, Houston TX on Monday October 17th. The webcast can be accessed at: http://www.bakerinstitute.org/events/1815/

Prof. Suisheng Zhao recently wrote an article which was featured in The National Interest. http://nationalinterest.org/blog/the-buzz/are-china-taiwan-heading-towards-conflict-17860

Here is the newest article written by CCUSC Visiting Scholar, Zhang Guoxi:
http://www.globaltimes.cn/content/1009208.shtml

Suisheng (Sam) Zhao was a keynote speaker and panel chair at Northeast Asia Forum 2016, held on September 23 in Shenyang, China at Liaoning University and co-sponsored by the Korean Foundation for Advanced Studies. Sam's talk was titled "China and the Evolving New World Order: The Rule-taker, Rule-Maker or Rule-Breaker," and his panel was on "The Politics and Security of Northeast Asia in Light of Competition and Cooperation of Major Powers." While in China, Sam also gave a public lecture at Hebei GEO University.

Prof. Suisheng Zhao was the keynote speaker and a session chair at the University of Zurich public conference on "Citizen Participation in Local Governance in China and Beyond."

Prof. Zhao was also a panelist on September 12, 2016 at conference titled "Cross-Strait Relations Under the Tsai Ing-wen Administration" sponsored by the Brookings Institution and Center for Strategic and International Studies

A new article written by CCUSC Visiting Scholar, Zhang Guoxi:
Chinese Students Run Up Against Invisible Walls on US Campuses

Last week the CCUSC Director spoke at the EnerCOM Oil & Gas Conference in Denver. His talk can be viewed at: http://www.theoilandgasconference.com/togc-webcast/dr-suisheng-zhao/

Check out this article written by CCUSC Visiting Scholar, Zhang Guoxi:
China Faces Risks of US Presidential Vote

The Journal of Contemporary China was just mentioned in this LinkedIn Podcast - https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/chinas-relationship-status-south-africa-its-eric-olander-%E6%AC%A7%E7%91%9E%E5%85%8B

Check out Prof. Sam Zhao on Warren Olney's show:
http://kcrw.co/25ivyFt


Read Professor Sam Zhao's perspective on the July 12, 2016 news from The Hague in the University of Denver's Newsroom:
http://news.du.edu/china-loses-court-battle-with-global-implications/

PUBLICATION OF A NEW BOOK:

The most recent book of Journal of Contemporary China book series, The Making of China’s Foreign Policy in the 21st Century: Historical Sources, Institutions/Players, and Perceptions of Power Relations , was published by Routledge in June 2106.
This book is a compilation of articles published in the previous issues of the JCC. You can read a book description at:
https://www.routledge.com/The-Making-of-Chinas-Foreign-Policy-in-the-21st-century-Historical-Sources/Zhao/p/book/9781138954830  

 JCC REMAINS THE NUMBER ONE CHINA STUDY JOURNAL IN THE WORLD:

We are excited to share the news that Thomson Reuters just released 2014 Journal Citation Reports®. The Impact Factor for the Journal of Contemporary China has increased from 0.953 to 1.085 in the reports, once again ranking NUMBER ONE China study journal in the world.
The Journal of Contemporary China is now ranked 5th out of 65 journals in the Area Studies category (© 2015 Thomson Reuters, 2014 Journal Citation Reports®). Our competitors, the China Journal is 7th (impact factor 1.030), and China Quarterly is 9th (impact factor 0.952). JCC is above both.
We are extremely pleased with the journal's performance. I would like to take this opportunity to thank all the editorial board members, authors and my colleagues for your support and look forward to working with you to keep the JCC truly a top academic and policy journal of China studies.

View our rankings on Google in China History and Asian Studies.