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  • Lawrence C. Reardon received his Ph.D. in political science from Columbia University. He wrote The Reluctant Dragon: The Impact of Crisis Cycles on Chinese Foreign Economic Policy (University of Washington Press, 2001), and has written on China's foreign policy for China Quarterly, The Journal of Contemporary China, China Business Review, and The Journal of Shenzhen University. He translated two volumes of key Chinese policy documents concerning China's coastal development strategy (Chinese Law and Government, 1994). He also publishes on the politics of religion in Asian states (Journal of Current Chinese Affairs, 2011), co-edited the volume, The Catholic Church and the Nation-State (Georgetown University Press, 2006). He is currently completing a follow-up manuscript on Chinese foreign economic policy in the 1980s, and an historical analysis of Chinese government religious policy. He is a research associate at Harvard University's Fairbank Center, was a Luce fellow at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, and a special researcher at Jinan University. At the University of New Hampshire, he is an associate professor of political science, and is the coordinator for Asian studies.
  • Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title
    2005 The economic dimension of the Asian security orderIssues and Studies.  41:232-236. 2005
    2003 China's industrial reform and open-door policy 1980-1997: A case study from XianienChina Journal Australian Journal of Chinese Affairs.  49:157-159. 2003
    2000 China's road to disaster: Mao central politicians and provincial leaders in the unfolding of the Great Leap Forward, 1955-1959.Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science.  572:169-171. 2000
    1998 Learning how to open the door: A reassessment of China's "opening" strategyChina Quarterly.  479-511. 1998
    1994 CHINA COASTAL CITIES - CATALYSTS FOR MODERNIZATION - YEUNG,YM, HU,XWChina Quarterly.  826-827. 1994
    1994 CHINA COASTAL DEVELOPMENT STRATEGY, 1979-1984 (II) - INTRODUCTIONChinese Law and Government.  27:3-9. 1994
    1994 CHINA COASTAL DEVELOPMENT STRATEGY, 1979-1984 .1. INTRODUCTIONChinese Law and Government.  27:3-8. 1994
    1992 JOINT VENTURES IN THE PEOPLES-REPUBLIC-OF-CHINA - THE CONTROL OF FOREIGN DIRECT-INVESTMENT UNDER SOCIALISM - PEARSON,MMJournal of Asian Studies.  51:901-903. 1992
    1992 CHINA OPENING TO THE OUTSIDE WORLD - THE EXPERIMENT WITH FOREIGN CAPITALISM - KLEINBERG,RChina Quarterly.  429-430. 1992

    Book

    Year Title
    2015 The Reluctant Dragon Crisis Cycles in Chinese Foreign Economic Policy 2015

    Chapter

    Year Title
    2018 The Pope and Asia: Building Bridges-Reconciliation with the People's Republic of China.  215-244. 2018
    2015 The Party Giveth, and the Party Taketh Away: Chinese Enigmatic Attitudes Towards Religion.  26-49. 2015

    Teaching Activities

  • International Political Econ Taught course 2019
  • Politics in China Taught course 2019
  • Rsrch Exp/Political Science Taught course 2019
  • Rsrch Exp/Political Science Taught course 2018
  • Top/Human Rights&Relig China Taught course 2018
  • United States in World Affairs Taught course 2018
  • The Rise of China Taught course 2018
  • Theories Internatl Relations Taught course 2018
  • United States in World Affairs Taught course 2017
  • Wealth and Politics in Asia Taught course 2017
  • International Political Econ Taught course 2017
  • Rsrch Exp/Political Science Taught course 2017
  • United States in World Affairs Taught course 2017
  • People and Politics in Asia Taught course 2016
  • United States in World Affairs Taught course 2016
  • Politics in China Taught course 2015
  • Rsrch Exp/Political Science Taught course 2015
  • Theories Internatl Relations Taught course 2015
  • Internship Taught course 2015
  • International Political Econ Taught course 2015
  • The Rise of China Taught course 2015
  • Education And Training

    Full Name

  • Lawrence C. Reardon