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Injustice and Dams in Laos

The fifth article for a collection of articles on Laos being guest edited by Simon Creak and Keith Barney (Party-State Governance and Rule in Laos) has been published. In “Structural Injustice, Slow Violence? The Political Ecology of a ‘Best Practice’ … Continue reading

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Thailand’s Constitutional Court and its politics

Björn Dressel is with the Crawford School of Public Policy, College of Asia and the Pacific, Australian National University in Canberra. Khemthong Tonsakulrungruang is with the Faculty of Law, Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok. Together they have researched the Constitutional Court … Continue reading

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Issue 3 for 2018 published

Issue number 3 for Volume 48 (2018) of the journal has gone to print and is available electronically at the publisher’s site. This number is a regular issue, featuring six research articles, a commentary and four book reviews. Two of … Continue reading

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Africa and Asian Solidarity

In a new review available at JCA, Silvia Tieri of the Institute of South Asian Studies, National University of Singapore, writes about a republication of a book that was previously only available in India. Africa in the Indian Imagination: Race … Continue reading

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Police and Deadly Force in the Philippines

A new Commentary at the publisher’s website addresses an critical issue in the contemporary Philippines: the excessive use of deadly force in policing. As evidenced by the title “Excessive Use of Deadly Force by Police in the Philippines Before Duterte” … Continue reading

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Adult Education and Revolutionary Hegemony in Laos

The fourth article for a collection of articles on Laos being guest edited by Simon Creak and Keith Barney (Party-State Governance and Rule in Laos) has been published. This paper, “Abolishing Illiteracy and Upgrading Culture: Adult Education and Revolutionary Hegemony … Continue reading

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Language and politics in the Lao PDR

The third article for a collection of articles on Laos being guest edited by Simon Creak and Keith Barney (Party-State Governance and Rule in Laos) has been published. Nathan Badenoch of Kyoto University’s Centre for Southeast Asian Studies has authored … Continue reading

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