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The Enigma of Chinese Capitalism in Africa

Event Type
Seminar/Symposium
Sponsor
Sociology Department Transnational Lecture Series
Location
3057 Lincoln Hall  702 S Wright Street  Urbana
Date
Oct 18, 2013   3:00 pm  
Speaker
Ching Kwan Lee, UCLA Sociology Department
Originating Calendar
Department of Sociology

Ching Kwan Lee is a professor of sociology at the University of California, Los Angeles, and currently a fellow at the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Science at Stanford. Her research interests include labor, development, political sociology, global ethnography and China. She is author of Against the Law: Labor Protests in China’s Rustbelt and Sunbelt and Gender and the South China Miracle. She is working on two book projects, one on Chinese investment and labor practices in Zambia, and the other on forty years of state and society relations in China.

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