“Whither the ‘Year of China’?” (The China Beat, May 15, 2012)

To conclude my Chinese history lecture course at the University of Kentucky, I introduce my undergraduates to the concept of “soft power” and suggest that Confucius Institutes are emblematic of China’s cultural diplomacy, which aims to project a peaceful image abroad.

Read more at: http://www.thechinabeat.org/?s=Denise+Ho+Whither+the+Year+of+China.