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James Mann

AKA James H. Mann

Born: 18-Sep-1946
Birthplace: Albany, NY

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Author, Journalist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Rise of the Vulcans

Wife: Caroline Dexter (classics professor, one daughter, one son)
Daughter: Elizabeth Mann
Son: Ted Man

    University: BA Sociology, Harvard University
    Teacher: Author-in-Residence, School of Advanced International Studies

    The Los Angeles Times Columnist (1989-2001)
    The Los Angeles Times Beijing Bureau Chief (1984-89)
    The Los Angeles Times National Security Correspondent
    The Washington Post Staff writer
    The Philadelphia Inquirer Staff writer
    The Baltimore Sun Staff writer
    American Academy in Berlin Fellow
    Council on Foreign Relations
    Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars Guest Scholar
    Edward Weintal Prize 1999
    Edwin M. Hood Award 1999
    Edwin M. Hood Award 1993

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Author of books:
Beijing Jeep: The Short, Unhappy Romance of American Business in China (1989, nonfiction)
About Face: A History of America's Curious Relationship with China, from Nixon to Clinton (1999, international affairs)
Rise of the Vulcans: The History of Bush's War Cabinet (2004, history)
The China Fantasy: How Our Leaders Explain Away Chinese Repression (2007, international affairs)
The Rebellion of Ronald Reagan: A History of the End of the Cold War (2009, international affairs)
The Obamians: The Struggle Inside The White House to Redefine American Power (2012, politics)

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