Robert A. Scalapino: Reflections on a Life as Scholar, Teacher, and Policy Advisor

Conversations With History - Robert A. Scalapino

Robert A. Scalapino; Robson Research Professor of Government Emeritus, UC Berkeley

Conversations host Harry Kreisler welcomes Robert A. Scalapino, the Robson Research Professor of Government Emeritus and founding Director of the Institute of East Asian Studies at U.C Berkeley. Professor Scalapino discusses Berkeley's evolution as a leading center for Asian Studies, analyzes the synergy between academic research and foreign policy, and comments on the transformation of America's relationship with Asia which he has witnessed over the course of his six decade career.

Key Words: Political Scientists, Asia, U.S. Foreign Policy, Berkeley Faculty, RIP
Robert A. Scalapino
Publication date: 
April 20, 2008
Publication type: 
Conversations with History