ACPS News

2012

March 4, 2012

ACPS-Hong Kong Institute of Education-Report on the 2011 Workshop 40 Years after Sino-American normalization

This timely and provocative workshop involved 10 paper presentations and intensive discussions, attracting a multinational audience from Australia, Hong Kong, the People’s Republic of China, the United Kingdom, and the United States as well as distinguished representatives from the Hong Kong Consulates of Japan and the Russian Federation.

March 4, 2012

2011 ACPS APSA related group panel report

The ACPS APSA related group panel, entitled “Chinese Traditions in International Relations,” provided an opportunity to satiate the rising interest abroad and in China in Chinese traditional concepts and practices in international relations.

January 4, 2012

2012 ACPS-American Political Science Association Related Group panel Call for papers

The 18th Chinese Communist Party Congress scheduled around October 2012 is expected to finalize the ongoing leadership transition and a new growth model that had been debated upon was announced at the National People’s Congress meeting in March 2011. Our panel hopes to address some important questions about these two related major events that would affect China’s future political and economic development and the global political economy. Below are examples of the kind of questions that will help shed light on contemporary Chinese political economy.

2011

December 19, 2011

Report on the ACPS-China Foreign Affairs University October 2011 International Conference

Between October 21-October 23, the United States (US) Association of Chinese Political Studies (ACPS) and the Institute of International Relations, China Foreign Affairs University (CFAU), held an international conference entitled “China’s Accession to the World Trade Organization (WTO) 10 Years Later: China and the International System” at the Fragrant Hills Empark Hotel, Beijing, China.

 

September 9, 2011

ACPS announces winner of 2011 ACPS-KCL (London) Best Graduate Student Paper Award

Mr. Sebastian Biba, a doctoral student at National Chengchi University, Taipei, Taiwan, has won the best graduate student paper award for his paper "Examining China's International Hydro-politics: Desecuritization as the Leading Concept" which was presented at the Association of Chinese Political Studies (http://www.acpsus.org) and King's College London international symposium and ACPS 24th annual meeting this summer in London.