Keyword: mao zedong
In an excerpt from his new book "Not for the Faint Hearted," the former Australia prime minister and current Asia Society Policy Institute president describes his lifelong fascination with the Middle Kingdom.
Foreign Affairs editor Daniel Kurtz-Phelan discusses how the legendary general's failures to install democracy set the tone for subsequent Sino-American relations.
Exploring a counterfactual that would have changed the course of U.S.-China relations
An interview with Kevin Peraino, whose new book examines how President Harry S Truman permanently altered American policy toward China.
The president's decision not to anoint a successor ends a brief period of orderly succession in the country.
The filmmaker Michael Wood describes his new documentary series tackling the sweep of Chinese history.
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Orville Schell likens Trump's populist vows to upend the existing order to Mao Zedong.
The journalist John Pomfret explores the history of U.S-China relations in his new book.
The author Frank Dikötter argues in a new book that China's capitalist transformation began before Deng Xiaoping formally introduced market reforms.