Skip to Content

Sponsors

No results

Tags

No results

Types

No results

Search Results

Events

No results
Search events using: keywords, sponsors, locations or event type
When / Where
All occurrences of this event have passed.
This listing is displayed for historical purposes.

Lieberthal-Rogel Center for Chinese Studies pres.

LRCCS Noon Lecture Series | The Origins and Evolution of Social Surveillance in China

Martin Dimitrov, Associate Professor of Political Science, Tulane University

Martin Dimitrov, Associate Professor of Political Science, Tulane University Martin Dimitrov, Associate Professor of Political Science, Tulane University
Martin Dimitrov, Associate Professor of Political Science, Tulane University
This talk focuses on the post-1949 efforts of the Chinese state to develop a panoptical surveillance capacity. Although these efforts have been largely successfully with regard to the Han majority, the talk argues that from the 1950s to the present day, territorially concentrated minority groups like the Tibetans and the Uighurs have remained poorly penetrated and thus present a persistent powerful obstacle for the highly sophisticated Chinese surveillance apparatus. The paper is based on internal circulation (neibu) materials from China.

Martin K. Dimitrov is Associate Professor of Political Science at Tulane University. He received his PhD from Stanford University in 2004. His books include “Piracy and the State: The Politics of Intellectual Property Rights in China” (Cambridge University Press, 2009); “Why Communism Did Not Collapse: Understanding Authoritarian Regime Resilience in Asia and Europe” (Cambridge University Press, 2013); and “The Political Logic of Socialist Consumption” (Ciela Publishers, 2018).

If you are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation to attend this event, please reach out to us at least 2 weeks in advance of this event. Please be aware that advance notice is necessary as some accommodations may require more time for the university to arrange.
Martin Dimitrov, Associate Professor of Political Science, Tulane University Martin Dimitrov, Associate Professor of Political Science, Tulane University
Martin Dimitrov, Associate Professor of Political Science, Tulane University
Report Event As Inappropriate Contact Event Organizers
Back to Main Content