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CNPolitics is an independent team of volunteers who are committed to unearthing the findings of scholarly research by Chinese and foreign academics into the nature of Chinese politics. We aim to provide these findings in an easily accessible manner to our readers, such that the ideas in the findings will be assimilated into public debate and discussion.

Confucius Institutes: China's Ambassadors to the World (Part 2)

October 16, 2012

The second part of an interview with Professor Lai Zhijin, the Chinese Director of the Confucius Institute in Leipzig. This segment of the interview concerns Confucius Institute instructors and events, plus the future of the Institutes particularly in Germany. Confucius Institute Courses and Faculty (cont.) CNPolitics: How are the best...

Confucius Institutes: China's Ambassadors to the World (Part 1)

October 16, 2012

This is the first of a two-part interview with Professor Lai Zhijin, Chinese Director of the Confucius Institute in Leipzig. In 2009, the Confucius Institute in Leipzig was awarded the title of “World’s Most Innovative Confucius Institute” by the People’s Republic of China, and in 2011 Professor Lai was similarly...