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Free articles by Fukuoka Prize winners

JCA’s publisher has joined in congratulating Fukuoka Prize winners Pasuk Phongpaichit and Chris Baker. The publisher has made three JCA articles by them available for free download. The articles are: The co-authored “Thaksin’s populism“, which appeared in Vol. 38, No. … Continue reading

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China’s Futures

In a new review, JCA editor Kevin Hewison looks at David Shambaugh’s latest book, China’s Future, published by Polity Press (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2016.1269512). Written in an engaging manner by one of the foremost scholars of China’s contemporary politics, the book is … Continue reading

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Duterte’s Authoritarianism and Populism

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has created considerable controversy since he assumed his position after a stunning election victory in May 2016. From a murderous War on Drugs to threats to break the country’s alliance with the United States, Duterte’s actions … Continue reading

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The Wong deportation and Thailand-China relations

Writing for The Conversation, JCA Editor-in-chief Kevin Hewison has published an op-ed on the recent detention and deportation in Thailand of Hong Kong’s student activist Joshua Wong. The article is titled “Thailand’s crackdown on Chinese dissidents reinforces the coalition of … Continue reading

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Issue 3 for 2016 published

Issue 3 of Volume 46 (2016) has gone to print and the issue is available electronically at the publisher’s site (with two articles available for free download). This is a Special Issue titled: Military, Monarchy and Repression: Assessing Thailand’s Authoritarian … Continue reading

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Military, Monarchy and Repression: Assessing Thailand’s Authoritarian Turn

JCA’s latest Special Issue, titled Military, Monarchy and Repression: Assessing Thailand’s Authoritarian Turn, has been published online. The hard copy will be available to subscribers within a few weeks. The editor’s of the Special Issue, Veerayooth Kanchoochat and Kevin Hewison, … Continue reading

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Thailand’s 2014 coup and authoritarianism

A second paper from the forthcoming Special Issue, Military, Monarchy and Repression: Assessing Thailand’s Authoritarian Turn, has been published. “The 2014 Thai Coup and Some Roots of Authoritarianism” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2016.1150500) is by well-known author on Thailand’s politics, economy and history, … Continue reading

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