The West has spent decades pleading with China to become a responsible stakeholder in the global community, but what happens now that China is starting to take a more proactive role internationally? In today’s show, Kaiser Kuo and David Moser are delighted to be joined by a Dutch journalist, Fokke Obbema (the de Volkskrant correspondent with a perfectly normal Dutch name), who is the author of the recent book China and the West: Hope and Fear in the Age of Asia.
Fokke Obbema’s China and the West
Susan L. Shirk’s China: Fragile Superpower
Yuval Noah Harari’s Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind
David Eggers’ The Circle
The Social Credit System
Will and Ariel Durant’s The Story of Civilization Volume Ten: Rousseau and Revolution