Faculty&Research
Visiting Professor
Lowell Dittmer

Male, Ph.D. from The University of Chicago in 1971

Expert in Comparative Politics, Contemporary China and East Asian Studies

Teaches courses on contemporary China, Northeast Asia, and the Pacific Rim.


Research interests:

Impact of Reform on Chinese Communist Authority, Patterns of Informal Politics in East Asia, China-Taiwan-US Triangle in the Context of East Asian Regional Politics.


Selected Publications:

China's Deep Reform: Domestic Politics in Transition, Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2006.

South Asia's Nuclear Crisis, M. E. Sharpe, 2005.

China Under Modernization, Westview Press, 1994.

China's Quest for National Identity, Cornell University Press, 1993.

Sino-Soviet Normalization and Its International Implications, University of Washington Press, 1992.