Pam Whitfield (English Education)
The Changing Face of China
Dr. Pam Whitfield lived in China during the 1990ís. She taught English teachers in training, traveled extensively, learned the language, and married a local man. Exactly ten years after coming home to the US, she returned to China to investigate how life has changed in the world's most populous and quickly developing nation. In this presentation, she will delve into economics, family life, consumerism, education, the environment, and public values to see how progress is impacting ordinary Chinese lives.