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"The Chinese State, Suppressed Consumption and Structures of Inequality in Two Epochs"
Friday, June 3, 2011 - 7:00pm to Friday, June 3, 2011 - 8:30pm

"The Chinese State:  Suppressed Consumption and Structures of Inequality in Two Epochs"

A public lecture presented by Mark Selden, Senior Research Associate in the East Asian program at Cornell University, Coordinator of The Asia-Pacific Journal: Japan Focus, and Emeritus Professor of History and Sociology at Binghamton University.   Mark  Selden is a specialist on the modern and contemporary geopolitics, political economy and history of China, Japan and the Asia Pacific.  His work has addressed themes of war and peace, revolution, inequality, development, regional and world social change, and historical memory.

DATE:  Friday, June 3rd

TIME:   7:00 - 8:30 p.m.

LOCATION: PSU campus, Smith Memorial Student Union, room 236 - Cascade Room  (1825 SW Broadway, Portland)

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FREE & open to the public.

Optional donations in support of PSU's "Friends of Asian Studies" will be accepted at the door.

Parking note:  PSU Parking lots are FREE after 5pm on Fridays.  Printer-friendly PSU Parking Info >>

Sponsored by the Institute for Asian Studies and Confucius Institute at Portland State University

For more information, contact:

The PSU Institute for Asian Studies 

Tel. 503-725-8576

E-mail:  asianstudies@pdx.edu