The Wisdom and Efficacy of Engagement: Objectives, Assumptions, and Impacts

Chapter from Engaging China:Fifty Years of Sino-American Relations, Anne F. Thurston, ed. Columbia University Press

Recent years have seen the U.S.-China relationship rapidly deteriorate. Engaging China brings together leading China specialists — ranging from academics to NGO leaders to former government officials — to analyze the past, present, and future of U.S.-China relations.

Watch the book discussion, featuring contributing author and Shorenstein APARC Fellow Thomas Fingar: