John K. Fairbank Prize Recipients
Established by a gift to the Association from the friends of the prominent historian of China and East Asia at Harvard and President of the Association in 1968, the John K. Fairbank Prize is awarded for the best work on the history of China proper, Vietnam, Chinese Central Asia, Mongolia, Manchuria, Korea, or Japan since the year 1800.
2014 Fairbank Prize
Charles K. Armstrong, Columbia Univ.
Tyranny of the Weak: North Korea and the World, 1950–1992 (Cornell Univ. Press)