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Annual Charles B. Nam lecture: "China's Changing Demography Is Changing China and the World"

DeVoe Moore Center, 150 Bellamy Bldg.

The Center for Demography and Population Health
presents
The Charles B. Nam Lecture in the Sociology of Population

Dudley Poston is the United States’ leading demographic expert on China. His work in China has helped that country develop a professional core of demographic research. He also assists the U.S. in understanding the demographic realities of China and the global impacts of shifts in Chinese population and economic patterns, the topic of his Nam Lecture this year.

He serves as Guest Professor of Demography at the People's University in Beijing; Guest Professor of Cultural Studies and Sociology at Fuzhou University; and Adjunct Professor of Demography, Nanjing Normal University.

Poston is the George T. and Gladys H. Abell Professor of Liberal Arts at Texas A&M University, where he also has served as Chair of the Sociology Department and Director of the Asian Studies Program.

Lecture Date: 

Monday, April 11, 2016 - 1:00 p.m.