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Into thinner air: How pikas live on the roof of the world and implications for their persistence

Recorded: April 17, 2019

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Chinese Porcelains of the 17th Century

Dr. Stephen Little Curator of Chinese and Korean Art, Los Angeles County Museum of Art Dr. Stephen Little explains that the Chinese were the first people to produce porcelain, and that they…

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Rise of the Christian Movement in China

Dr. Xi Lian Research Associate at the Fairbank Center for Chinese Students at Harvard University Xi Lian is the author of “Redeemed by Fire: The Rise of Popular Christianity in Modern…

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(Challenges of) Democracy in China

Dr. Jennifer Wilking Faculty, Political Science Department, California State University, Chico Dr. Wilking’s presentation is based on three questions: What are the prospects for democracy…

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