Asia Events

Korean Endgame

June 18, 2002 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Asia Program
In a seminar jointly hosted by three Wilson Center programs – the Asia Program, the Nonproliferation Forum, and the Conflict Prevention Project – Selig S. Harrison, Senior Scholar at the Center, spoke about his new book KOREAN ENDGAME: A Strategy for Reunification and U.S. Disengagement, published earlier this year by Princeton University Press.

Reinventing the Alliance

June 12, 2002 // 3:00pm5:00pm
Asia Program
Summary of a meeting with Thomas Berger, Boston University; John Ikenberry, Georgetown University; Takashi Inoguchi, University of Tokyo; Michael Mastanduno, Dartmouth College; Jitsuo Tsuchiyama, Aoyama Gakuin University

Water Crises in China and Pakistan

June 12, 2002 // 12:00am
China Environment Forum

Taming the Crouching Tiger

June 05, 2002 // 3:30pm5:30pm
Asia Program
Despite the convergent strategic interests of the United States and China in the war against terrorism and two Bush-Jiang meetings since September 11, mutual distrust and strategic competition continue to characterize this bilateral relationship. Is U.S.-China strategic cooperation possible without mutual trust? Three experts gathered for a June 5 seminar at the Woodrow Wilson Center to explore this and related issues. The three speakers for the seminar were Avery Goldstein of the University of Pennsylvania, Ross H. Munro of the Center for Security Studies, and James J. Przystup of the National Defense University. On the next day, Goldstein and Munro spoke at a breakfast seminar on Capitol Hill on the same topic.

The Reluctant Dragon

May 23, 2002 // 12:00pm1:30pm
Asia Program
Lawrence C. Reardon, associate professor of political science, University of New Hampshire and Woodrow Wilson Center/George Washington University Asian Policy Studies fellow

War on Terrorism: Nepalese Perspectives

May 18, 2002 // 2:00pm3:00pm
Asia Program
A Director's Forum with His Excellency Sher Bahadur Deuba, Prime Minister of Nepal

War in South Asia

May 15, 2002 // 8:30am3:30pm
Asia Program
Sunil Khilnani, Woodrow Wilson Center & Birkbeck College, University of LondonItty Abraham, Social Science Research Council Charles Kennedy, Wake Forest University Apurba Kundu, University of BradfordFeroz Khan, Woodrow Wilson CenterAyesha Siddiqa-Agha, independent scholar, IslamabadJayati Ghosh, Jawaharlal Nehru UniversityRammanohar Reddy, The Hindu, Chennai (Madras) Deepa Ollapally, University of Pennsylvania & U.S. Institute of PeaceSamina Ahmed, International Crisis Group, IslamabadArvind Rajagopal, New York University Ashutosh Varshney, University of MichiganDennis Kux, Woodrow Wilson Center

China and the Antiterrorist War

May 09, 2002 // 3:30pm5:30pm
Asia Program
Four experts gathered in a May 9 seminar at the Woodrow Wilson Center to explore Beijing's relations with the Muslim population in Xinjiang as well as the implications for U.S. human rights policy and the antiterrorist war. The four speakers for the seminar were James Millward of Georgetown University, currently a Wilson Center/George Washington University Asian Policy Studies fellow, Ross Terrill of Harvard University, Gaye Christoffersen of the Naval Postgraduate School, and Gardner Bovingdon of Washington University. On the next day, Millward and Bovingdon spoke at a breakfast seminar on Capitol Hill on the same topic.

Mongolia as the Link of Stability between Central and Northeast Asia

April 17, 2002 // 3:00pm5:00pm
Asia Program
Tsedendamba Batbayar, director, Policy Planning and Coordination Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Mongolia, and Wilson fellow;Eric A. McVadon, rear admiral (retired) and independent security consultant;Nyamosor Tuya, fellow, SAIS, Johns Hopkins University, and former minister of Foreign Affairs, Mongolia;Harry Harding, dean and professor, Elliot School of International Affairs, the George Washington University

Conflict Unending

April 08, 2002 // 12:00pm1:30pm
Asia Program
Sumit Ganguly, professor of Asian studies and government, University of Texas, Austin, and former Wilson Center fellow James Manor, professorial fellow, Institute of Development Studies, University of Sussex, and Wilson Center fellow Devin Hagerty, assistant professor of political science, University of Maryland, Baltimore County

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