Monthly Archives: November 2020

State Investment Funds in Asia: Beyond Financialisation

“The Strategic Logics of State Investment Funds in Asia: Beyond Financialisation” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2020.1841267) is a new open access paper by Adam D. Dixon of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Maastricht University in The Netherlands. The abstract for the … Continue reading

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The Making of the Chin Hills

In a new review at JCA, Ngamtinlun Touthang of the Department of Political Science at Manipur University in India looks at Pum Khan Pau’s Indo-Burma Frontier and the Making of the Chin Hills: Empire and Resistance, published by Routledge. The … Continue reading

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Modi’s Actual Gujarat Model

Editorial Board member Nikita Sud has a new article available at JCA. Nikita is with the Oxford Department of International Development at the University of Oxford in the UK. “The Actual Gujarat Model: Authoritarianism, Capitalism, Hindu Nationalism and Populism in … Continue reading

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Journal of Contemporary Asia Prize, 2021

The editors of the Journal of Contemporary Asia are pleased to announce the annual award for the best article published in 2020. The judging panel awarded the Journal of Contemporary Asia Prize of $1,000, a letter of commendation and a … Continue reading

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Authoritarianism in Cambodia

“Adaptive Authoritarian Resilience: Cambodian Strongman’s Quest for Legitimacy” (DOI: 10.1080/ 00472336.2020.1832241) is a new article at JCA by Kimly Ngoun of the Department of International Studies, Royal University of Phnom Penh in Cambodia. The abstract states: Hun Sen has ruled … Continue reading

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