Episode Detail: John King Fairbank - Speaking Freely
Sino-American relations are discussed by Asian scholar John King Fairbank of Harvard's East Asian Studies Department. Fairbank puts U.S. foreign policy toward Asia in historical perspective, and analyzes current trends between the U.S. and the People's Republic of China. Taped in 1971, after the American ping-pong team's visit to the mainland. Edwin Newman is the host.