17.408 | Fall 2013 | Graduate

Chinese Foreign Policy

Course Description

This course explores the leading theoretical and methodological approaches to studying China’s interaction with the international system since 1949. Readings include books and articles that integrate the study of China’s foreign policy with the field of international relations.
Learning Resource Types
Written Assignments with Examples
Instructor Insights
Two suited men shake hands in front of American and Chinese flags.
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi meets with US Secretary of State John Kerry in New York City, September 2013.(Image courtesy of the U.S. Department of State on flickr. State Department photo/Public Domain.)