Ralph Thaxton

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Visiting Professor in East Asian Studies (January - May 2017)
Brandeis University
Areas of interest : 
Comparative Politics; East Asian Politics; Modern and Contemporary Chinese Politics; East Asian International Relations; China's Global Rise; Contentious Politics; Comparative Revolutions; Comparative Democratic Movements


PLSC 373, HIST 333J, SOCY 328

Politics and Change in Contemporary China

Advanced study of the politics and changes in contemporary China. Emphasis on the post 1949 period, paying special attention to political memory, and the role of memory in shaping resistance, protest, and contention. 

Term: Spring 2017
Day/Time: W 1:30 PM - 3:20 PM