Tag Archives: China

Issue 3 for 2020 published

Issue number 3 of Volume 50 of the journal has gone to print and is available electronically at the publisher’s site. This issue is the third of the Journal’s 50th year anniversary. It has been available for about two weeks, … Continue reading

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Issue 2 for 2020 published

Issue number 2 of Volume 50 of the journal has gone to print and is available electronically at the publisher’s site. This issue is the second of the Journal’s 50th year anniversary and the first of three special issues due … Continue reading

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Contestation on China

In a new book review at JCA, Xie Baohui of the Department of Asian Studies, The University of Adelaide in South Australia reviews Constructing China: Clashing Views of the People’s Republic by Mobo Gao and published by Pluto Press. The … Continue reading

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Competitive Connectivity and Obsolete Development Agendas in Asia

In the Commentary, “Old Wine in New Bottles? How Competitive Connectivity Revitalises an Obsolete Development Agenda in Asia” (DOI:10.1080/00472336.2019.1705878), Jürgen Rüland of the Department of Political Science, University of Freiburg, Germany, writes of the unacceptably high social costs associated with … Continue reading

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Issue 1 for 2020 published

Issue number 1  of Volume 50 of the journal has gone to print and is available electronically at the publisher’s site. This issue is the first of the Journal’s 50th year anniversary. This is a regular issue, beginning with an … Continue reading

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China’s Great Wall of Debt

In his latest book review for JCA, Kosmas Tsokhas looks at Dinny McMahon’s China’s Great Wall of Debt: Shadow Banks, Ghost Cities, Massive Loans and the End of the Chinese Miracle, published by Little, Brown in 2018. In looking at … Continue reading

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Working in Vietnam and China

Kaxton Siu is with the Department of Applied Social Sciences, Hong Kong Polytechnic University and Jonathan Unger is at the Department of Political and Social Change, College of Asia & the Pacific, Australian National University. They have a new article … Continue reading

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The Chinese Game Industry

“Windows of Opportunity, Capability and Catch-Up: The Chinese Game Industry” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2019.1656761) is a new article by Jun Youn Kim and Song Hee Kang of the Software Policy & Research Institute in Seoul, Korea. The abstract for the paper states: … 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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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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