Australia’s relationship with China has been in sharp decline, fuelled by a critical government agenda and a hostile media environment. The trust, warmth and confidence towards China is at a record low, and the majority of Australians now see it as a major security threat.
In his new book 'China Panic', David Brophy offers a progressive alternative to Australia’s relationship with China aside from paranoia and pandering, with solutions and strategies that strengthen Australian democracy.
A live recording of La Trobe Asia’s Asia Rising podcast.
Guest: Dr David Brophy, Senior Lecturer in modern Chinese history, University of Sydney