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    China’s policies towards the countries of the Middle East and the forces that drive their regional relations are explored by Dr. Pan Guang, vice chairman and professor of political science and history at the Shanghai Center for International Studies of the Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences in this program hosted by Jan Berris, vice president of the National Committee on U.S.-China Relations. Dr.

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    China’s Taiping Rebellion (1850-64) was one of the largest civil wars in history and had global repercussions that echo in China’s politics and foreign policy today.  In this podcast, Dr. Stephen Platt, author of the acclaimed Autumn in the Heavenly Kingdom discusses how the violent rebellion affected China and other countries at the time in ways that continue to resonate. Dr. Platt is associate professor of history at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst with a Ph.D.

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    Dr. David M. Finkelstein, vice president of the Center for Naval Analyses (CNA), discusses U.S.-China security and military cooperation issues relevant to developments in the South China Sea, Taiwan Strait and the rebalancing of U.S. resources to the Asia-Pacific region.  A retired U.S. Army officer, Dr.

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    Former World Bank Chief Economist Justin Yifu Lin recently joined NCUSCR's Track II Economic Dialogue in New York with prominent U.S. economists.

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    In China's Search for Security, authors Andrew J. Nathan and Andrew Scobell argue that the key to understanding China’s foreign policy is to grasp these geostrategic challenges, which persist even as the country comes to dominate its neighbors.

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    On April 2, Dr. Stephen R. Platt, a 2008-2010 fellow in the National Committee's Public Intellectuals Program, discussed his latest book, Autumn in the Heavenly Kingdom: China, the West, and the Epic Story of the Taiping Civil War, at the Luce Foundation office in New York.

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    On November 30, 2011, Harvard University professor emeritus Dr. Ezra F. Vogel discussed his landmark biography, Deng Xiaoping and the Transformation of China, at the New York office of Covington & Burling. The event was hosted by the National Committee on U.S.-China Relations, and was moderated by National Committee President Stephen Orlins.

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    On April 10, 2012, Chinese authorities announced that Politburo member Bo Xilai had been removed from both the Politburo and the Central Committee and that his wife Gu Kailai was implicated in the murder of a British national in Chongqing last fall. Three days later Dr. Cheng Li, America's leading scholar of elite politics in China and director of research and senior fellow at the Brookings Institution's John L.

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    Dr. Ashley Esarey, an Wang Postdoctoral Fellow at Harvard University, and Dr. Yang Guobin, associate professor in the Department of Asian and Middle Eastern Cultures at Barnard College, Columbia University, speak about the internet and Chinese society and the Green Dam software controversy on June 11, 2009 in New York. Each discuss ongoing changes in internet restrictions and the predicted ramifications of increased government control.

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    To celebrate the 35th anniversary of diplomatic recognition between the United States and China, our 48th Annual Members Program featured former U.S. Ambassadors to China Winston Lord, J. Stapleton Roy, Joseph Prueher, Jon M. Huntsman, Jr., and Gary Locke. On May 21, 2014, the five ambassadors compared their experiences as ambassadors as well as their current outlooks for the U.S.-China relationship.

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    National Committee Vice Chairman Dr. Henry A. Kissinger discusses his new book, On China, in a conversation with National Committee on U.S.-China Relations President Stephen Orlins on July 18 in New York.

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    What does the modern Chinese consumer want, and how are those desires changing? Advertising guru and frequent television news commentator Tom Doctoroff, North Asia Area Director and Greater China CEO at JWT, discussed these issues and his new book, What Chinese Want: Culture, Communism and China's Modern Consumer at a National Committee public program on June 1, 2012 at Dorsey Whitney New York.

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    Dr. Edward Steinfeld discusses the ground-breaking conclusions of his new book Playing Our Game: Why China Isn't a Threat to the West. He examines the de-verticalization of technology development and manufacturing that is leading to a new industrial revolution. Dr. Steinfeld outlines how, rather than viewing China simply as a competitive threat to the United States, a deeper perspective reveals converging norms that are producing collaborations with a global impact.

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    Dr. Ken Lieberthal, director of the John L. Thornton China Center at the Brookings Institution, discusses his latest book Managing the China Challenge, outlining the potential pitfalls of doing business in China and the keys to success.

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