9-20 July 2018
Deadline for applications: 15 May 2018
The fast transformations in Chinese politics, business and society are becoming major drivers for the world economy and international affairs. Trade, diplomacy, culture – both in Europe and the United States – are affected by Beijing rise. The Summer School “Understanding Global China” provides participants with new methodological insights and analytic frameworks to explore the contrasting narratives on contemporary China, seizing the numerous opportunities unfolding in front of scholars, students and professionals. Un-think and re-think the Chinese way of development and its interaction with the West during our summer school, engage yourself in the charming scenery of the LUISS International Campus by debating with some of the most outstanding experts in the field. The program consists of two weeks of intense lectures enriched with workshops, visits to international organizations, seminars and discussions with academics and politicians. This summer school is organized together with Centro Studi sulla Cina Contemporanea (CSCC).