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The Classical Theory of Imperialism Today

“Classical Theory of Imperialism and Contemporary Capitalism” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2021.1881988) is a new article for JCA by Paramjit Singh of the Department of Economics, Panjab University, Chandigarh, India. The abstract states: Despite its comprehensiveness, Lenin’s classical analysis of the imperialistic nature … Continue reading

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Establishing Indonesia–PRC Relations, 1949–1950

“Revolution and Recognition in Post-War Asia: Restoring Missing Links in the Establishment of Indonesia–People’s Republic of China Relations, 1949–1950” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2020.1789199) is a new JCA article by Vincent K. L. Chang of the College of History, Southwest University, Chongqing, China. … Continue reading

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50 Years of JCA: Virtual Special Issues

In addition to the virtual special issue “Articles from Current and Former Editors,” as a part of the journal’s 50th Anniversary celebrations, two additional virtual special issues are now available, each with 10-15 papers from the journal over 5 decades. … 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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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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Issue 4 for 2015 published

The latest issue of the Journal of Contemporary Asia is now available online. The issue includes six research articles comprising a Feature Section, two additional research articles, one Commentary and two book reviews. The Feature Section, “Rethinking Resistance: Subaltern Politics … Continue reading

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On imperialism

Co-editor Richard Westra has a new article available from JCA. Titled “In the Tracks of Imperialism” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2015.1034454), the article examines the adequacy of the concept of imperialism for Marxism. Noting that the concept of imperialism is subject to considerable … Continue reading

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