Program Details

Guided Discussion: Should the U.S. Defend Taiwan in the Event of a Chinese Invasion?

Andrew Kahn

Course Description

After a brief review of Taiwanese political history, Mr. Kahn will lead an interactive discussion centering on whether it is in America's national security interest to risk war with China over Taiwan. Opinions will vary, and the discussion leader will try to seek a balance of pro and con views. Space is limited.

About the Instructor

  • Andrew Kahn is a graduate of the Johns Hopkins University and the University of Pittsburgh. He has done graduate work in Political Science at the University of Maryland and the New School University in New York. Kahn has taught at St. Cloud University in Minnesota and Western Connecticut University in Danbury. He helped found AEGIS, the Association for Education in Global/International Studies, at Stanford University. He is a world traveler.