Asian Culture Week: "Social and Economic Problems Facing China's Fifth Generation of Leaders"
Skutt Student Center, Room 105
Monday, September 9, 2013 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
"Social and Economic Problems Facing China's Fifth Generation of Leaders"
Lecture by Dr. Elizabeth Larus, University of Mary Washington
Elizabeth F. Larus (Ph.D. Virginia) is Professor of Political Science at the University of Mary Washington. Prior to joining the college faculty in 1997, Dr. Larus worked on Capitol Hill as a press Secretary on Capitol Hill, and then lived in China, Taiwan and Hong Kong. She has taught courses on American, European, and Asian governments at Lingnan University (HK), the University of Virginia, and the University of Richmond. She is author of the books Politics and Society in Contemporary China and Economic Reform in China, 1979-2003: The Marketization of Labor and State Enterprises as well as more than 20 book chapters and scholarly articles. In 2012-13, Professor Larus presented papers at academic conferences in the United States, Taiwan, and Great Britain (Oxford University).
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