Tag Archives: capitalism

Periodizing Capitalism and Capitalist Extinction

JCA co-editor Richard Westra’s latest book, Periodizing Capitalism and Capitalist Extinction offers the first systematic exposition and critique of the major approaches to periodizing capitalism, bringing to bear both deep rooted theoretical questions and meticulous empirical analysis to grapple with … Continue reading

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On “Chineseness”

Justin Wu is a doctoral candidate in the Department of History at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He has reviewed Allen Chun’s Forget Chineseness: On the Geopolitics of Cultural Identification, published by the State University of New … Continue reading

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India’s right wing government

In a new Commentary at JCA, Raju J. Das of the Graduate Programmes in Geography, Development Studies, and Social and Political Thought at York University in Toronto examines the evidence in declining support for India’s rightist regime. See other work … Continue reading

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China’s Crony Capitalism

Kosmas Tsokhas has reviewed a series of books for JCA, all of which have been thought-provoking and have been widely read. His latest review is of China’s Crony Capitalism: The Dynamics of Regime Decay. The book is authored by Minxin … Continue reading

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Issue 1 for 2018 published

Issue number 1 in Volume 48 (2018) of the journal has gone to print and is available electronically. It is available from the publisher’s site. This number is a regular issue, featuring research articles, a commentary and book reviews. This … Continue reading

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Now Free: Neo-liberal managerialism in Japan

Nana Okura Gagne of the Department of Japanese Studies at The Chinese University of Hong Kong has a new article available with JCA, available at the publisher’s website. “Correcting Capitalism”: Changing Metrics and Meanings of Work among Japanese Employees (DOI: … Continue reading

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Introduction to Malaysia and China in a Changing Region: Essays for Lee Poh Ping

The Introduction for the feature collection titled Malaysia and China in a Changing Region: Essays in Honour of Professor Lee Poh Ping has become available at the publisher’s website. At present the paper seems to be available for free download. … Continue reading

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