Xu Weizhong, Chinese


Xu Weizhong has worked in African studies for more than 20 years and is
currently director of the Department of African Studies in the Institute of
Asian and African Studies, China Institute of Contemporary International
Relations. His major publications include Developing World: Active Response
to Economic Globalization
and African Ethnic Problems, Research on National
Problems in the World
.


Contributions
China's New Role in Africa and the South
A search for a new perspective
China's global expansion is much talked about, but usually from the viewpoint of the West. This unique collection of essays provides diverse views on the challenges faced by Africa, Latin America and Asia as a result of China's rise as a global power.