Institute for Corean-American Studies
Jian Chen, ICAS Fellow, is Professor of History at Southern Illinois University. He has
previously taught at East China Normal University, Tibetan Nationality
College, and the State University of New York at Geneseo. Jian also was a
Norwegian Nobel Institute fellow in 1993 and a United States Institute of
Peace senior fellow in 1996-1997. Among his publications are China's Road
to the Korean War:The Making of the Sino-American Confrontation (1994),
Chinese Communist Foreign Policy and the Cold War in Asia: New Documentary
Evidence, 1944-1950 (coeditor, 1996), The China Challenge in the 21st
Century: Implications for U.S. Foreign Policy (1998), and many articles
on modern Chinese history and Chinese foreign policy and security strategy.
He has recently completed a book manuscript entitled Mao's China in the
Cold War: New Inquiries and Re-interpretations which is to be published
by the University of North Carolina Press.
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