John Dower, China in the Modern World
Recorded Feb. 2, 2012. John Dower speaks on "China in the Modern World" as part of the Visualizing Cultures Lectures series. Visualizing Cultures was launched at MIT in 2002 to explore the potential of the Web for developing innovative image-driven scholarship and learning. The VC mission is to use new technology and hitherto inaccessible visual materials to reconstruct the past as people of the time visualized the world (or imagined it to be). Learn more at http://ocw.mit.edu/ans7870/21f/21f.027/home/index.html John Dower, Professor of Japanese history at MIT, received his PhD in 1972 in History and Far Eastern Languages from Harvard University. Professor Dower's interests lie in modern Japanese history and U.S.-Japan relations.
Visualizing Cultures Lectures