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Xie Tao

Xie Tao

XIE Tao is professor of political science at the School of English and International Studies, Beijing Foreign Studies University. He holds a PhD in political science from Northwestern University (2007). His current research focuses on Chinese foreign policy and U.S.-China relations. He is the author of U.S.-China Relations: China Policy on Capitol Hill (Routledge 2009) and Living with the Dragon: How the American Public Views the Rise of China (with Benjamin I. Page, Columbia University Press, 2010). He has also published several articles in the Journal of Contemporary China, including “What Affects China’s National Image? A Cross-national Study of Public Opinion” (September 2013). He is a frequent guest at CCTV News, BBC, CNN, Al Jazeera, and China Radio International.

What Does It Mean to Be Chinese?
May 06, 2015
What Does It Mean to Be Chinese?
A racially based definition of "Chineseness" keeps China from becoming a truly globalized nation.
What Does It Mean to Be Chinese?
China's Soft Power Obsession
April 14, 2015
China's Soft Power Obsession
China needs to rethink its quest for soft power.
China's Soft Power Obsession
Why Do People Keep Predicting China's Collapse?
March 20, 2015
Why Do People Keep Predicting China's Collapse?
The Chinese party-state is certainly facing decay -- but so are most Western democracies.
Why Do People Keep Predicting China's Collapse?
China's Dream Doesn't Have to Be Japan's Nightmare
January 29, 2015
China's Dream Doesn't Have to Be Japan's Nightmare
Is China's upcoming military parade really aimed at intimidating Japan?
China's Dream Doesn't Have to Be Japan's Nightmare
North Korea: The True Test for China’s Leaders
January 09, 2015
North Korea: The True Test for China’s Leaders
If Xi Jinping is truly to start a new era of Chinese foreign policy, he has to normalize China-North Korea relations.
North Korea: The True Test for China’s Leaders
China's Foreign Policy in 2014: A Year of 'Big Strokes'
December 27, 2014
China's Foreign Policy in 2014: A Year of 'Big Strokes'
A look at China's foreign policy moves in 2014, and what's in store for 2015.
China's Foreign Policy in 2014: A Year of 'Big Strokes'
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