Monthly Archives: November 2017

Islamic Capital Markets and Economic Governance

Lena Rethel is with the Department of Politics and International Studies at the University of Warwick. Her article, “Economic Governance Beyond State and Market: Islamic Capital Markets in Southeast Asia” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2017.1404119), has just been published at the JCA website. … Continue reading

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Colonial and post-colonial Kolkata

JCA editor-in-chief Kevin Hewison has reviewed a new book published by Amsterdam University Press, Colonizing, Decolonizing, and Globalizing Kolkata. From a Colonial to a Post-Marxist City (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2017.1402505). Authored by Siddhartha Sen, the book is lavishly illustrated, unfortunately only in … Continue reading

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Why Indonesian Deforestation Persists and Conservation Fails

Bernice Maxton-Lee is a nearly submitted PhD student in the Department of Asian & International Studies at the City University of Hong Kong. Her first academic article is published by JCA, titled “Material Realities: Why Indonesian Deforestation Persists and Conservation … Continue reading

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US bases and Korea

“Bases That Leave: Consequences of US Base Closures and Realignments in South Korea” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2017.1397728) is a new article at JCA’s site with our publisher. Author Claudia J. Kim is a PhD student with the Department of Political Science at … Continue reading

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Domestic workers, migration and regulation

“Governing Domestic Worker Migration in Southeast Asia: Public–Private Partnerships, Regulatory Grey Zones and the Household” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2017.1392586) is a new article at the JCA publisher’s website. Authored by Juanita Elias of the Department of Politics and International Studies, University of … Continue reading

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Hewison on Civil Society

Readers may be interested in a post at New Mandala, authored by JCA editor-in-chief Kevin Hewison. The article is titled “Rethinking Southeast Asian civil society.”  

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Pigeons in Indonesia

In an unusual report on Indonesia, the NPR program on All Things Considered has a story called “The Pigeon Racers Of Indonesia.” In the written version of this article, a paper from JCA is cited. It is “The Wheels of … Continue reading

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