China was once mocked by Westerners as the “Sick Man of Asia.” That caricature provided motivation for a long campaign of national rejuvenation. Now the tables are turned after China’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic proved more effective than that of the United States and other Western nations.
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Research Article| August 20 2020
From Sick Man of Asia to Sick Uncle Sam
Current History (2020) 119 (818): 241–244.
Marta Hanson; From Sick Man of Asia to Sick Uncle Sam. Current History 20 August 2020; 119 (818): 241–244. doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2020.119.818.241
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