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East Asia Workshop: Politics, Economy and Society presents    “Information from Abroad: Foreign Media, Selective Exposure, and Political Support in China” Haifeng Huang Assistant Professor of Political Science University of California, Merced 4:30-6:00p.m., Tuesday, May 3, 2016 Pick Lounge, 5828 South University Ave.   Abstract What kind of content do citizens in a developing and […]

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East Asia Workshop: Politics, Economy and Society presents    “Elite Networks and State Capacity: Evidence from A Pollution Control Campaign in China” Junyan Jiang PhD Student, Department of Political Science The University of Chicago 4:30-6:00p.m., Tuesday, April 19, 2016 Pick Lounge, 5828 South University Ave.   Abstract What makes a bureaucracy effective? While much of […]

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Spring 2016 Schedule

EAST ASIA WORKSHOP: POLITICS, ECONOMY & SOCIETY Spring 2016 Workshop Schedule April 19 TBD Junyan Jiang PhD Student, Department of Political Science The University of Chicago May 3 “Information from Abroad: Foreign Media, Selective Exposure, and Political Support in China” Haifeng Huang Assistant Professor of Political Science University of California, Merced May 17 “Public Undergrounds and Underground […]

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East Asia Workshop: Politics, Economy and Society presents    “Chinese Online Nationalism Revisited: Toward a Multi-faceted Understanding of Nationalism” Yinxian Zhang Ph.D. Student, Department of Sociology University of Chicago 4:30-6:00p.m., Tuesday, March 8, 2016 Pick Lounge, 5828 South University Ave.     Abstract Scholars of Chinese online nationalism have tended to emphasize the prevalence of […]

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East Asia Workshop: Politics, Economy and Society presents    “Promises and Perils of Guan:Mental Health Care and the Rise of Biopolitical Paternalism in Post-Socialist China” Zhiying Ma Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Anthropology University of Chicago 4:30-6:00p.m., Tuesday, February 16, 2016 Pick Lounge, 5828 South University Ave.   Abstract Over the last three decades, most psychiatric […]

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East Asia Workshop: Politics, Economy and Society presents    “A Tale of Two Chinas: the Power-Capital China and the Rights-Deprived China” Z. George Hong Professor of History Purdue University Calumet 4:30-6:00p.m., Tuesday, February 9, 2016 Pick Lounge, 5828 South University Ave. Abstract This presentation – A Tale of Two Chinas – is designed to explore […]

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East Asia Workshop: Politics, Economy and Society presents    “Do Colleges Breed Revolutionaries? Education and Political Engagement in China After Tiananmen”   Yuhua Wang Assistant Professor, Department of Government Harvard University 4:30-6:00p.m., Tuesday, January 26, 2016 Pick Lounge, 5828 South University Ave.   Abstract Modernization theorists believe that education empowers citizens to take collective actions […]

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East Asia Workshop: Politics, Economy and Society presents    “Report on the State of Children in China” Lijun Chen Senior Researcher, Chapin Hall The University of Chicago 4:30-6:00p.m., Tuesday, January 12, 2016 Pick Lounge, 5828 South University Ave. Abstract This presentation will report the findings from a comprehensive study of the conditions of children in […]

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EAST ASIA WORKSHOP: POLITICS, ECONOMY & SOCIETY Winter 2016 Workshop Schedule January 12 “Report on the State of Children in China” Lijun Chen Senior Researcher, Chapin Hall The University of Chicago January 26 “Do Colleges Breed Revolutionaries? Education and Political Engagement in China After Tiananmen” Yuhua Wang Assistant Professor, Department of Government Harvard University February 9 “A […]

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“The Road Leading to Independent Trial in China” Zhiwei Tong Professor of law East China University of Political Science and Law 12:15-1:20 p.m., Wednesday, December 2, 2015 Room E, 1111 East 60th Street. The Chinese Constitution (Art. 126) prescribes: “The people’s courts shall, in accordance with the law, exercise judicial power independently and are not subject to […]

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