March 01, 2019
Has the ‘Free Tibet‘ Movement Fizzled Due to China’s Rise?
By Robert Farley
Tibetan separatists may see a new wave of enthusiasm amid great power competition.
September 09, 2016
China’s Quest for a Moral Compass
By Leland M. Lazarus
The Chinese government is trying to improve the behavior of its citizens.
June 15, 2016
Racism With Chinese Characteristics: The Laundry Detergent Ad and Han Privilege
By David Volodzko
Is Chinese society uniquely racist or are the issues it faces more universal?
April 21, 2016
Rich Man, Poor Health: Class and Health in Modern China
By Jamie Martines
As China develops, shifting dietary habits of its citizens have led to new public health challenges.
April 04, 2016
Sorry, There's No 'Cult of Personality' in China
By Dingding Chen
Instead, we should be aware of anti-reforms forces as reforms enter ‘deep water’ areas.
February 01, 2016
A Deep Divide Emerges in China: How Do Intellectuals Relate to the State?
By Dingding Chen
China's intelligentsia continue to grapple with just how they relate to the state.
December 17, 2015
Interview: Daniel Bell
By Emanuel Pastreich
Chinese meritocracy and the limits of democracy
November 12, 2015
China's Potential Pitfalls #3: Core Values
By Xue Li
"China’s society has become sick and needs treatment."
November 03, 2015
What Is China's Fifth Plenum and Why Did It Matter?
By Ankit Panda
Ankit Panda and Shannon Tiezzi discuss the social, political, and economic outcomes of China's fifth plenum.
August 05, 2015
The Bumpy Road to Regulating China's Internet Finance Industry
By Lincoln E. Davidson
The Chinese state's attempt to regulate the country's Internet finance industry could have unpredictable consequences.
December 31, 2013
Making the Chinese Dream Come True
By Richard Ghiasy, Stephan Mothe, and Frances Pontemayor
If the Chinese Dream is to lead to a more viable social contract, the CPC must review how it produces and packages its messages.
July 16, 2013
Why Chinese Obey
True, the state gains legitimacy from performance. But there is more to it than that.