EAST ASIA WORKSHOP: POLITICS, ECONOMY & SOCIETY
“中国政法领域研究的热点问题评说 (Comment on Hot Issues in China’s Political and Legal Research)”
童之伟, East China University of Political Science and Law
*The main language of the session is Chinese*
Oct 5, Fri 4:00-5:30 pm
Pick 319, 5828 South University Ave.
Light refreshments will be provided
About the Presenter
Tong Zhiwei, Ph.D in Law (1994, Wuhan University), is a Professor of Law at the East China University of Political Science and Law. He is also the president of the Shanghai Constitutional Law Society and one of the vice presidents of China Constitutional Law Society. He has published many articles and books on jurisprudence and constitutional law, including Constitutional Reforms in Contemporary China (City University of Hong Kong Press, 2016), Forms of State Structure (Peking University Press, second edition, 2015), and Right, Power, and Faquanism:A Practical Legal Theory from Contemporary China (Brill 2018).
This workshop features interdisciplinary scholarship addressing topics relating to social, political, economic as well as cultural matters and issues in East Asia. Our presenters come from various disciplines such as sociology, political science, economics, anthropology, history, etc. The goal of this workshop is to foster communication and collaboration among students and scholars whose interest lies in East Asia at the University of Chicago and in the wider East Asian Studies community.
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The East Asia Workshop is sponsored by the Council on Advanced Studies in Humanities and Social Sciences.