Tag Archives: authoritarianism

Land Control and Regime Survival in Cambodia

After a publishing hiatus of 7 weeks, we are pleased to advise that papers and reviews are now being processed to online publication. The first to make it through the delays at the publisher is “After the Grab? Land Control … Continue reading

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Constitution and Religious Conflict in Pakistan

“Recognition and Dissent: Constitutional Design and Religious Conflict in Pakistan” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2020.1719538) is a new article by Imran Ahmed and Howard Brasted, both of the School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences at the University of New England, Armidale, Australia. … Continue reading

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Lineages of the Authoritarian State, Military Dictatorship and Lazy Capitalism in Thailand

“Lineages of the Authoritarian State in Thailand: Military Dictatorship, Lazy Capitalism and the Cold War Past as Post-Cold War Prologue” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2019.1688378) is a new article by JCA Editorial Board member Jim Glassman of the Department of Geography at the … Continue reading

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Authoritarianism in Asia

In a new book review for JCA, Michael D. Barr of the College of Business, Government and Law at Flinders University in Australia has reviewed Authoritarian Modernism in East Asia by Mark R. Thompson, and published by Palgrave Macmillan. While … Continue reading

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Inequality, Politics and Representation in the Philippines and Singapore

“Inequality and Political Representation in the Philippines and Singapore” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2019.1607531) is a new article by Garry Rodan of the College of Arts, Business, Law and Social Sciences, Murdoch University and the School of Political Science and International Studies, The … Continue reading

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Authoritarian Capitalism in Asia

Authoritarian Capitalism. Sovereign Wealth Funds and State-Owned Enterprises in East Asia and Beyond is authored by Richard W. Carney and published by Cambridge University Press. It is reviewed for JCA by Editor-in-chief Kevin Hewison of the Department of Asian Studies … Continue reading

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Entrenched illiberalism

New Mandala has posted a series of videos that were recorded at the “Entrenched Illiberalism in Mainland Southeast Asia” conference hosted at the Australian National University on 8–9 April 2019. The participants included several Journal of Contemporary Asia authors: Chit … Continue reading

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