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First session of the China Symposium, held Nov. 22-24, 1971


1 hour 4 minutes

Original Description

Presented in a series with Hinton, W., "The Chinese Domestic Scene"


Robert Scalapino, an American political scientist whose work centered on East Asia, was one of the founders and first chairperson of the National Committee on United States - China Relations.

This recording documents the first session of the China Symposium, held November 22-24, 1971. A lecture by William Hinton, "The Chinese Domestic Scene," followed.

Transferred and preserved by Portland State University Library’s Special Collections with the generous support of the Institute of Museum and Library Services through the Library Services and Technology Act, administered by the Oregon State Library.


China -- Politics and government, Communism

Original Format

Reel to reel, 3.75 ips, 1/4 track, mono


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Transcript added July 22, 2021.

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