Issue number 5 in Volume 47 (2017) of the journal has gone to print and is available electronically. It is available at the publisher’s site. This is the first time that JCA has published 5 issues in a year.
This number is a special issue, supplemented by a research article and book reviews. This issue includes the following articles:
The featured collection is titled Malaysia and China in a Changing Region: Essays in Honour of Professor Lee Poh Ping. Professor Lee of the Institute of China Studies at the University of Malaya passed away in November 2016 and this collection includes papers by his colleagues and friends. The editors of the collection are Kevin Hewison and Siew Yean Tham. The articles are:
From Patrimonialism to Profit: The Changing Flow of Funds from the Chinese in Malaysia to China (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2017.1347696) by Kee Cheok Cheong, Poh Ping Lee and Kam Hing Lee.
Dynamics of Trade in Value-Added in “Factory Asia” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2017.1322628) by Andrew Kam Jia Yi.
Examining the Shift to Services: Malaysia and China Compared (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2017.1310273) by Siew Yean Tham.
Huawei and ZTE in Malaysia: The Localisation of Chinese Transnational Enterprises (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2017.1346697) by Ran Li and Kee-Cheok Cheong.
Navigating a Highly Protected Market: China’s Chery Automobile in Malaysia (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2017.1345000) by Miao Zhang, Rajah Rasiah and John Kean Yew Lee.
Diversity of Southeast Asian Capitalisms: Evolving State-Business Relations in Malaysia (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2017.1322629) by Edmund Terence Gomez and Elsa Lafaye De Micheaux.
The issue also includes a Research Article:
Chinese Nationalism and Trust in East Asia (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2017.1322627) by Qin Pang and Nicholas Thomas.
The issue is filled out with several book reviews:
The Global Rise of China reviewed by Kosmas Tsokhas.
China’s Future reviewed by Kevin Hewison.
The South China Sea: A Crucible of Regional Cooperation or Conflict-Making Sovereignty Claims? reviewed by Laura Southgate.
Man or Monster? The Trial of a Khmer Rouge Torturer reviewed by Geoffrey C. Gunn.