Everything Under the Heavens
|Author:||Howard W. French|
If we understand how this historical identity continues to color current actions, in ways ideological, philosophical, and even legal, we can learn to forecast just what kind of global power China stands to become--as the world order is poised to shift. Steeped in deeply researched history and on-the-ground reporting, this is French at his revelatory best.
With a New Afterword
Since 2008, Howard French has taught at the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. For 23 years prior to joining the Columbia faculty, he was a reporter for The New York Times, where he worked as a foreign correspondent for two decades During this time, French was the paper's bureau chief in Shanghai, Tokyo, Abidjan and Miami (covering Central America and the Caribbean). French's documentary photography has featured in solo and group exhibitions on four continents, and collected by the Mildred Lane Kemper Museum in St. Louis.