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JHU Annual Faculty Speaker Series with Dr. David Lampton

Date/Time:
Thu. Apr 24, 2014 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Location:
Hotel Nikko
222 Mason Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
Details:

JHU San Francisco/Bay Area Alumni Community and San Francisco SAIS Club

Join fellow alumni and guests for this year’s Annual Faculty Speaker Series!

Dr. David Lampton is Hyman Professor and Director of China Studies at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), where he also heads SAIS China, the school’s overall presence in greater China.

Alumni and guests will enjoy a discussion led by Dr. Lampton and will have an opportunity for a book signing as well.

Dr. Lampton will discuss his new University of California Press book entitled, Following the Leader: Ruling China, from Deng Xiaoping to Xi Jinping. Based on a large number of interviews with Chinese leaders over the last forty-plus years, Dr. Lampton will discuss changes and continuities in Chinese leadership views of governing China and dealing with the world.

Among the topics that will be addressed are:

  • What keeps Chinese leaders awake at night?
  • Negotiating with the Chinese
  • Civil-military relations
  • Policy making in the People's Republic

For more information and to register, go to: http://alumni.jhu.edu/event/sf0424

Contact:
Office of Alumni Relations alumevents@jhu.edu 800-548-5481
Sponsor:
JHU San Francisco/Bay Area Alumni Community and San Francisco SAIS Club