Tag Archives: globalisation

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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Trump and US Deficits

JCA co-editor Richard Westra has an op-ed on this topic at countercurrents.org. It begins: “President Trumps’ histrionics over the US trade deficit seem oblivious to the fact that neocon policymakers had already chosen decades ago amongst paths to ‘make America … Continue reading

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Australia moves to the right

Another article in the special collection edited by Priya Chacko and Kanishka Jayasuriya. to be titled “Crisis, Populism and Right-wing Politics in Asia,” has been published. The University of Adelaide’s Carol Johnson has authored a paper that assesses the rise … Continue reading

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A Marxist Perspective on Exiting Globalisation

In a new Review Article at the JCA publisher’s website, John R. Bell of the School of Business at Toronto’s Seneca College looks at JCA co-editor Richard Westra’s book Exit from Globalization, published by Routledge in 2015. Quoting the abstract … Continue reading

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Power and Ownership in Global Capitalism

In a new Review Article available at the JCA publisher’s website, Sean Kenji Starrs of the Department of Asian and International Studies at the City University of Hong Kong, considers issues raised by his reading of Jeb Sprague’s edited volume, … Continue reading

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Outsourcing legal services

In a new article at the JCA publisher’s website, Ernesto Noronha, Premilla D’Cruz and Sarosh Kuruvilla write about the outsourcing of legal services from the West – mainly the US – to India, and the impacts this has for lawyers … Continue reading

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Making phones: Globalisation and mobile phone manufacturing in East Asia

A new article has just posted to the JCA publisher’s website. “Globalization and Divergent Paths of Industrial Development: Mobile Phone Manufacturing in China, Japan, South Korea and Taiwan” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2015.1102314), is by Joonkoo Lee, Jong-Cheol Kim and Jinho Lim. The … Continue reading

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