Peter Moody

Peter Moody

Emeritus Faculty

Fields of Study: International Relations

Research and Teaching Interests: Chinese Politics; International Relations in East Asia; Chinese Political Thought; Contemporary Chinese thought and ideology

Peter Moody (PhD Yale, 1971) specializes in Chinese politics. His more recent books include Conservative Thought in Contemporary China (2007), Tradition and Modernization in China and Japan (1994), Political Change in Taiwan (1991) and Political Opposition in Post-Confucian Society (1988). He has edited China Documents Annual and is book review editor for The Review of Politics. He has written on Chinese politics, Asian international affairs, Chinese political thought, international relations theory, and theory of political parties.