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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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East Asia Workshop: Politics, Economy and Society presents   “Wages versus Amenities in the Growth of Secondary Industry Employment” (with William H. McGuire and Nicholas C. Holtkamp) Belton Fleisher Professor Emeritus, Department of Economics Ohio State University 4:30-6:00 p.m., Tuesday, December 1, 2015 Pick Lounge, 5828 South University Ave. Abstract We examine the expansion of […]

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East Asia Workshop: Politics, Economy and Society presents   “Inter-Generational Power Sharing and Institutionalization of Leadership Succession in China” (coauthored with Yang Zhang) Junyan Jiang PhD Candidate, Department of Political Science University of Chicago 5:00-6:30p.m., Tuesday, November 17, 2015 Pick Lounge, 5828 South University Ave.     Abstract The ability to conduct regular, peaceful leadership […]

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East Asia Workshop: Politics, Economy and Society presents   “Socialist Feminisms Compared: The Flower Girl and The White-Haired Girl” Suzy Kim Associate Professor, Department of Asian Languages & Cultures Rutgers University 4:30-6:00p.m., Tuesday, November 3, 2015 Pick Lounge, 5828 South University Ave.   Abstract Two revolutionary operas from two different contexts staged at different times […]

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October 20 Workshop

East Asia Workshop: Politics, Economy and Society presents   “Chinese Public Attitudes toward the Environment: Patterns and Implications” Chenyu Qiu and Dali Yang  PhD Student, Harris School of Public Policy Professor, Department of Political Science The University of Chicago 4:30-6:00p.m., Tuesday, October 20, 2015 Pick Lounge, 5828 South University Ave.   Abstract Perhaps no other […]

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