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Orville Schell

AKA Orville Hickok Schell III

Born: 20-May-1940
Birthplace: New York City

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Occupation: Author

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Prominent sinologist

Father: Orville H. Schell Jr. (b. 11-Jul-1908, d. 17-Jun-1987, cancer)
Brother: Jonathan Schell
Sister: Suzanne Pearce
Brother: Christopher (half brother)
Brother: Andrew (half brother)
Brother: Peter (half brother)

    University: BA Far Eastern History, Harvard University
    University: National Taiwan University
    University: MA Chinese Studies, University of California at Berkeley (1967)
    University: PhD Chinese History, University of California at Berkeley
    Professor: University of California at Berkeley

    Asia Society
    Center for Investigative Reporting Advisory Board
    Council on Foreign Relations
    Hillary Clinton for President
    Human Rights Watch
    John Kerry for President
    Kerry Victory 2004
    Obama Victory Fund 2012
    Pacific Council on International Policy
    Social Science Research Council
    World Economic Forum
    Wedding: Jerry Brown and Anne Gust (2005)
    Guggenheim Fellowship
    Overseas Press Club Award


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Author of books:
Virtual Tibet: Searching for Shangrila From the Himalayas To Hollywood
Mandate of Heaven: The Legacy of Tiananmen Square and the Next Generation of China's Leaders
Mandate of Heaven: A New Generation of Entrepreneurs, Dissidents, Technocrats, and Bohemians Grasp for Power in China (1995)
Discos and Democracy: China in the Throes of Reform (1988)
To Get Rich Is Glorious: China in the Eighties (1984)
Modern Meat: Antibiotics, Hormones, and the Pharmaceutical Farm (1983)
Watch Out for the Foreign Guests: China Encounters the West (1980)
Brown (1978)
In the People's Republic (1977)
The Town That Fought To Save Itself (1976)
Modern China: the Story of a Revolution (1972)
The China Reader: The Reform Years (1967)

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