Summer School on China: A World Superpower - Myth or Reality?
2 - 9 July, 2016
About the 2016 China summer school in Prague
Whether one likes or not, the People’s Republic of China is becoming an economic and political powerhouse and the world’s second most powerful country after the United States. At the same time there are a lot of misconceptions and confusion about the real nature of Beijing’s political and economic system. If you are a student interested in finding out what the real China is and where it is headed in the near future, SCHOLA EMPIRICA is pleased to invite you to the Summer School on
China: A World Superpower - Myth or Reality?
Do you sometimes wonder whether China is still a communist country or whether it has become a capitalist authoritarian state?
Would you like to analyze China’s economic developments to find out whether Beijing can sustain its enviable economic growth and soon surpass the U.S. economy?
Are you interested in discussing the various domestic and international challenges that may prevent the PRC from becoming an important player on the world stage?
Would you like to learn about China from a leading expert in the field, Prof. John W. Garver from Georgia Tech's Sam Nunn School of International Affairs?
Do you like to travel, meet new people and gain intercultural experience? Would you like to spend a week in one of Europe’s most admired cities?
Are you a hard working student who wants to combine summer holidays with a challenging academic environment?
Then this summer program is the right choice for you!
Readings for China 2016