Chinese politics

China: A Party of governance and control, not revolution

December

By Simone van Nieuwenhuizen

Note: This article appeared in the Lowy Institute's blog, The Interpreter, on November 23 2018.

John Keane - 'When trees fall, monkeys scatter' (Melbourne)

December

The Australia-China Relations Institute (ACRI) at the University of Technology Sydney welcomed John Keane, Professor of Politics at the University of Sydney, to discuss his new book When trees fall, monkeys scatter (World Scientific, 2017) on August 27 2018.


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Xi Jinping and the end of China's term limits

December

By Simone van Nieuwenhuizen

Note: This article appeared in the University of Nottingham's China Policy Institute: Analysis on March 1 2018.

John Keane - 'When trees fall, monkeys scatter'

December

The Australia-China Relations Institute (ACRI) at the University of Technology Sydney welcomed John Keane, Professor of Politics at the University of Sydney, to discuss his new book When trees fall, monkeys scatter (World Scientific, 2017).

In the global China debate, When trees fall, monkeys scatter is a strong critique of the orthodox view that the People's Republic of China (PRC) is an 'authoritarian' system and an unusual reflection on what lies ahead for the PRC. What are the implications of Professor Keane's analysis for the Australia-China relationship?


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Xi, Orwell and the language of Chinese politics

December

By Simone van Nieuwenhuizen

Note: This article appeared in the Lowy Institute for International Policy's blog, The Interpreter, on October 27 2017.

Human rights in China

December

Note: This is a summary of 'Human Rights in China', Between the Lines, ABC Radio National, July 27 2017.

In light of the death of Nobel laureate and Chinese political dissident Liu Xiaobo, how can the West help promote human rights in China?

Political trends in China

December

China is fast becoming a global actor, as its economic and diplomatic presence is felt nearly everywhere. Leaders in Beijing appear to have a vision for China’s role in international affairs, as exemplified by 'a new model of major-power relations', 'major country foreign policy with Chinese characteristics' and 'One Belt, One Road'.


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Huang Jing on President Xi Jinping’s foreign policy

December

On July 02 2015 Professor Huang Jing gave a talk on President Xi Jinping’s foreign policy, including his approach to the South China Sea. 


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Professor Chen Kang - Local Government in China

December

On February 5 2015 ACRI in partnership with the Australian Centre for Excellence in Local Government (ACELG) hosted a visit by Professor Chen Kang from the National University of Singapore (NUS).

Professor Kang presented a seminar entitled 'Local Government in China: The experiments in Democracy at a City Level'. 


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Boao Forum Summit 2014

December

On December 5 2014 ACRI was honoured to host a visit from Secretary-General Wenzhong Zhou of the Boao Forum for Asia.  

In conversation with Professor the Hon Bob Carr, ACRI Director, Secretary-General Zhou shared his insights on the bilateral relationship between China and Australia and spoke about his vision for the Boao Forum. Secretary-General Zhou also discussed the Chinese economy, the environment and other issues relevant to the Australia-China relationship.


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