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Conferences & Events


Upcoming Conferences

There are no scheduled upcoming events. Check back in September for updates on the 2014-2015 lineup.

Recent Conference

This year's conference, Rethinking the Chinese World Order: Historical Perspectives on the Rise of China, brought together top scholars to present their research and engage in conversations. Topics and speakers included:

The China Dream Goes Global: Socialist Modernization in the World of Great Harmony
William A. Callahan, London School of Economics

The Tenacious Tributary System
Peter Perdue, Yale University

The Party and the Sage: Communist China's Use of Quasi-Confucian Rationalizations for One-Party Dictatorship
Christopher Ford, Republican Chief Counsel to the U.S. Senate Committee on Appropriations

China's "Century of Humiliation" and Resulting Search for "Wealth and Power"
Stephen Thomas, University of Colorado, Denver

Presenter Bios and Paper Abstracts

The papers are tentatively scheduled for publication in the July 2015 issue of the Journal of Contemporary China.