The World China Wants: How Power Will- and Won't- Reshape Chinese Ambitions is a 14-page article in the latest Foreign Affairs Magazine and the focus of today's discussion. The author is Rana Mitter, Professor of History and Politics of Modern China at the University of Oxford and author of China's Good War: How World War II is Shaping a New Nationalism.
Articles are chosen to provide significant background about a current international relations issue affecting American foreign policy. Jon Beghtol, former history teacher-of-the-year and member of the Academy of Political Science, serves as moderator. To ensure that everyone has time to contribute to the discussion, group size is limited to 10 people. Register for this free session by calling the front desk, and a free copy of the article will be delivered to your curbside vehicle.
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