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Elections, Ethnic Politics and Health Policy

In a new JCA Book Review (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2017.1370552), Joseph Harris of the Department of Sociology at Boston University examines Coalitions of the Well-Being: How Electoral Rules and Ethnic Politics Shape Health Policy in Developing Countries. Authored by Joel Sawat Selway … Continue reading

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Women’s Parliamentary Representation in Indonesia

Ben Hillman of the Crawford School of Public Policy at the Australian National University has a new article with JCA. His article is titled “The Limits of Gender Quotas: Women’s Parliamentary Representation in Indonesia” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2017.1368092). It examines the ways … 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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Malaysia’s last election

Edmund Terence Gomez of the Department Of Administrative Studies and Politics at the University of Malaya is one of Malaysia’s best-known political economists. His new article at te JCA publisher’s website is “Resisting the Fall: The Single Dominant Party, Policies … 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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Casinos and local politics in Macao

Sonny Shiu-Hing Lo and Eric King-Man Chong of Hong Kong’s Institute of Education have published “Casino Interests, Fujian Tongxianghui and Electoral Politics in Macao” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2015.1124444). The abstract states: The study of hometown associations has been traditionally focused on their … Continue reading

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Elections

Taylor & Francis has produced a section called Focus On: National Elections. This page makes available a “research collection” – an assortment of free access articles which makes research into electoral practices and issues available in one place. This includes links … Continue reading

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