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The origin of Mengjia

My friend Drew flipped me this image from a page of Paul Jen-keui Li's The Ethnic Groups, Languages, and Migration of the Formosan Natives. Fascinating book..._______________________[Taiwan] Don't miss the comments below! And check out my blog and its sidebars for events, links to previous posts and...

The U.S., China, and the ‘Thucydides Trap’

In his book “Destined for War: Can American and China Escape the Thucydides’s Trap,” released earlier this year, Harvard Kennedy School professor and political scientist Graham Allison coined a term to describe war deriving from the fear that an established power holds in the face ...