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Patrick Mendis

Professor Patrick Mendis, a former commissioner of the United States National Commission for UNESCO at the State Department and a Rajawali senior fellow of the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University, is a distinguished professor of Sino-American relations at the Yenching Academy of Peking University in Beijing, China. This article is partially drawn from his most recent book, Peaceful War: How the Chinese Dream and American Destiny Create a Pacific New World Order. The views expressed here are those of the author and do not represent the organizations he has been affiliated in the past or present.