Visiting Scholar Christopher R Hughes Gave Public Lecture

Posted on Dec, 16 2011

On Thursday, Dec. 15, 2011, Prof. Christopher R Hughes of the London School of Economics and Political Science's Department of International Relations gave a public lecture, entitled 'The Elections in Taiwan: Can Democratisation be a Force for International Stability?' The lecture, which took place at the Department of Chinese and Korean Studies and was very well attended. It explored the impact of elections in Taiwan and the stance which political parties take on Taiwan's position vis-a-vis China on Taiwan's external relations. Prof. Hughes also elaborated on the probable consequences of the upcoming national elections in mid-January.

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