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Overview U.S.-China Relations

Before leaving for China, I felt it was important to review changing United States-China relations, vital for understanding how that rising power and the U.S. view each other today. I offer my blog readers this brief historical summary because we Americans traditionally have focused more on events in Europe, due to our cultural and ethnic roots. As the Chinese sage Confucius counseled, “Study the past if you would define

The Awakened Giant

I want to provide readers with a better understanding of Chinese students and universities, the dynamic economic growth of the “Middle Kingdom,” and the richness of China’s long history and culture, illustrated with photos.