Postgraduate Module Descriptor

POLM151: Great Power Relations between the United States and China

This module descriptor refers to the 2017/8 academic year.

Indicative Reading List

This reading list is indicative - i.e. it provides an idea of texts that may be useful to you on this module, but it is not considered to be a confirmed or compulsory reading list for this module.

Basic reading: 


Jean-Marc F. Blanchard and Simon Shen (2015) (eds) Conflict and Cooperation in Sino-US Relations: Change and Continuity, Causes and Cures, Routledge. 


Nina Hachigian (2014) (eds) Debating China: the US-China Relationship in Ten Conversations, Oxford University Press. 


David Shambaugh (2013) (eds) Tangled Titans: The United States and China, Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.


Patrick Tyler (2007) The Great Wall: Six Presidents and China, PublicAffairs.


Robert L. Suettinger (2003) Beyond Tiananmen: the Politics of US-China Relations, 1989-2000, Brookings Institution Press.