American Visions of the Future of U.S.-China Relations: Competition, Cooperation, and Conflict Aug 09, 2012 By Harry HardingDavid Shambaugh (ed.) American Visions of the Future of U.S.-China Relations: Competition, Cooperation, and Conflict American Visions of the Future of U.S.-China Relations: Competition, Cooperation, and Conflict Tangled Titans: The United States and China Harry Harding Harry Harding is a specialist on Asia and U.S.-Asian relations. Read full bio David Shambaugh (ed.) Related Content Harry Harding A View from the United States Research Since early June, Hong Kong has been experiencing one of the most serious political crises in its history, arguably the worst since the Maoist-inspired demonstrations against British colonial rule in 1967. The city has been wracked by near-continuous mass protests, some peaceful, some violent. Has U.S. China Policy Failed? Research The United States is immersed in its most intense China policy debate in decades, which will almost certainly get more heated and public in 2016. For a variety of reasons, reviewed here, dissatisfaction with China’s domestic and international evolution has become widespread as has pessimism about the future of U.S.–China relations, leading to a growing debate over three broad ways to revise U.S. policy. Are the U.S. and China Headed Toward a New Cold War? News For the latest edition of Batten Expert Chats, Harry Harding mapped the deteriorating relationship between two of the world’s greatest superpowers and offered his predictions for a Cold War “2.0.” Batten Professor Harry Harding Sheds Light on Protests in Hong Kong News UVA Today spoke with Batten professor Harry Harding on Friday to learn more about what is happening in Hong Kong and what it means for China and the U.S.