The Great Transformation: how China changed in the long 1970s
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Speaker(s): Professor Chen Jian
Chair: Professor Arne Westad
Recorded on 22 January 2009 in Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building.
Professor Chen offers a historian's overview of China's 1970s transformation and the beginning of global systemic change that this transformation helped create. Chen Jian is Philippe Roman Chair in History and International Affairs for 2008-09 at LSE. He is the Michael J Zak Chair of the History of US China Relations at Cornell University.
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