The Evolution of Afro-Chinese Identity
By Layne Vandenberg
Interracial relationships between Africans and Chinese are changing how Chinese identity is defined for their children.
Zheng He's Voyages and the Symbolism Behind Xi Jinping's Belt and Road Initiative
By Paul Musgrave and Daniel Nexon
What explains Xi's Belt and Road push? Above all, it may about domestic political legitimacy for the Chinese Communist Party.
The China Path vs The Western Model
By Kristin Shi-Kupfer
How Chinese society challenges the CCP’s effort to create a unifying ideology
How Beijing Turned Koreans Into Chinese
By Steven Denney and Christopher Green
Beijing's success at fostering national unity has most ethnic Koreans in northeast China identifying as Chinese.
What Does It Mean to Be Chinese?
By Xie Tao
A racially based definition of "Chineseness" keeps China from becoming a truly globalized nation.
Hong Kong and Taiwan: Evolving Identities
By Euhwa Tran
The national "Chinese" identity is losing ground in both Hong Kong and Taiwan.
A New Cartoon Attempts to Bring Han Chinese and Uyghur Together
By Akhilesh Pillalamarri
However, the history behind the cartoon represents something different to Han and Uyghurs.
China Is a Different Kind of Global Power
By Dingding Chen
Don't expect China to become another United States. It's a good thing that China is just being China.