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Wages of Burman-ness: Contradictions of Privilege in Myanmar

“Revisiting the Wages of Burman-ness: Contradictions of Privilege in Myanmar” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2021. 1962390) is a new article by Stephen Campbell of the School of Social Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore and Elliott Prasse-Freeman of the Department of Sociology, National University … Continue reading

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Ethnic Tensions in Tibet and Xinjiang

Ethnic Conflict and Protest in Tibet and Xinjiang. Unrest in China’s West is a new collection edited by Ben Hillman and Gray Tuttle and published by Columbia University Press. It is reviewed for JCA by Colin Mackerras (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2017.1366542). Professor … Continue reading

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In the northern hills of Vietnam

In a new article, “State Livelihood Planning and Legibility in Vietnam’s Northern Borderlands: The ‘Rightful Criticisms’ of Local Officials,” Sarah Turner, Thomas Kettig, Đinh Thị Diệu and Phạm Văn Cự (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2015.1028964) examine long-standing issues related to ethnicity and livelihoods … Continue reading

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