US-China Relations: A New Cold War?

When:
January 19, 2022 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
2022-01-19T18:00:00-05:00
2022-01-19T19:00:00-05:00
Where:
Zoom
Cost:
Free for members; $20 guests
Contact:
Paul Nugent
US-China Relations: A New Cold War? @ Zoom

Presenter: Odd Arne Westad, Elihu Professor of History and Global Affairs, Yale University​

The Topic: “US-China Relations: A New Cold War?”​

Yale historian Arne Westad, author of “The Cold War” and “Restless Empire: China and the World Since 1750”, amongst many scholarly tomes, will discuss his 2019 Foreign Affairs article on US-China relations in the context of a possible new Cold War, available at this site: “The Sources of Chinese Conduct: Are Washington and Beijing Fighting a New Cold War?”

He also published a related article on the Foreign Affairs website in 2021 with Li Chen, Associate professor at the School of International Studies at Renmin University of China: “Can Cold War History Prevent US-Chinese Calamity: Learning the Right Lessons of the Past”.​

When: Wednesday, January 19, 2021, 6:00 p.m.​

Where: Due to concerns about COVID, this program will be available only virtually via Zoom.​ Registration required by guests. The link to join us will be emailed with your registration confirmation.

Cost: Free for SECWAC Members, $20 Non-Member

 

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US-China Relations: A New Cold War?

When: January 19, 2022 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: Zoom

Presenter: Odd Arne Westad, Elihu Professor of History and Global Affairs, Yale University​ The Topic: “US-China Relations: A New Cold War?”​ Yale historian Arne Westad, author of “The Cold War” and “Restless Empire:[…]

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