Articles

Yuquan Shan

Tyger! Tyger! A Fearful Symmetry

Tyger! Tyger! burning bright In the forests of the night, What immortal hand or eye Could frame t…
Tony Abbott at the Australia Week in China gala lunch at the Shanghai Expo Centre in April 2014; image source:
 ‘True Face of Population Change in the 1960s’

Regulating Chinese Investment in Australia

Beyongo Dynamic is a political economist focused on a range of Sino-African trade and investment iss…
The spirit of ‘iron man’ Wang Jinxi 王进喜. Actor Wu Gang吴刚 plays Wang Jinxi in the 2009 film Iron Man铁人directed by Yin Li 尹力, here shown shortly emerging from his famous cement bath.

The Mass Line on a Massive Famine

Anthony Garnaut is a lecturer at the Centre for Contemporary Chinese Studies and the Asia Institute,…
Interview with the Jiangshan Rural Cooperative Bank Managers and Microfinance Team, in Jiangshan county, Zhejiang.

A Springtime for Microfinance in China?

Luke Deer is a Research Affiliate of the China Studies Centre at the University of Sydney. He comple…

Interviews

David Palmer

An Interview with David A Palmer

David A Palmer is an associate professor in sociology at the University of Hong Kong. He was a keyno…
Robbie Barnett at the Australian Centre on China in the World

Studying Tibet Today: a discussion with Robbie Barnett

  Robert J. Barnett is the Director of the Modern Tibetan Studies Program at Columbia Un…
Michael Nylan

In Conversation with Michael Nylan

Michael Nylan is Professor of History at the University of California, Berkeley. She is one of the f…
Party Time

Party Time: An Interview with Rowan Callick

Rowan Callick is Asia-Pacific Editor of The Australian newspaper. Following some two decades in Papu…

Translations

Yuquan Shan

Tyger! Tyger! A Fearful Symmetry

Tyger! Tyger! burning bright In the forests of the night, What immortal hand or eye Could frame t…
Ancient Future cover 古老的未來

New Age Music 新時代音樂

The translator, Paul Farrelly, is an historian of religion in Taiwan and China currently completing …

Can China Think Without America? 离开美国我们就无法思考吗?

Liu Qing 刘擎 Liu Qing is a prominent political scientist and historian, as well as being active in C…
Professor Yu Jianrong

China's Rigid Stability – Yu Jianrong 于建嵘 analyses a predicament

In November 2012, Foreign Policy named Yu Jianrong 于建嵘 one of the Top 100 Global Thinkers and descri…

Shorts

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A New Australia-China Agenda

THE AUSTRALIAN Centre on China in the World (CIW) engages with the public and policy discussion of r…
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The Confucian Return in an Age of Extremes

The tenth anniversary of the establishment of the global network of Confucius Institutes was celebra…
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The Rights and Responsibilities of Disagreement

Editor's Introduction As part of the robust engagement of the People's Republic of China with me…
Two views of the Australian Centre on China in the World. Photographs by Ben Wrigley

The New Building of the Australian Centre on China in the World

The building of the Australian Centre on China in the World (CIW) was designed by the Beijing-based …