Tag Archives: Japan

Japan’s Demography and Marx’s Capitalist Law of Population

A second paper for a forthcoming Special Issue on Marxism in Asia, guest edited by Rick Westra, has been published. “Japanese Demographic Crisis in View of Marx’s Capitalist Law of Population” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2019.1625942) is by legendary Marxist economist Makoto Itoh, … Continue reading

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Issue 4 of 2019 published

Issue number 4 of Volume 49 of the journal has gone to print and is available electronically at the publisher’s site. This is a special issue titled Precarious Work, Precarious Lives: The Nature and Experience of Precarity in Asia and … Continue reading

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Nagasaki Peace Discourse

Richard Tanter, of Melbourne University and the Nautilus Institute for Security and Sustainability, reviews a new book by Geoffrey Gunn, The Nagasaki Peace Discourse: City Hall and the Quest for a Nuclear Free  World, published by NIAS Press as a … Continue reading

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Issue 1 for 2019 published

Issue number 1 for Volume 49 of the journal, the first for 2019, has gone to print and is available electronically at the publisher’s site. This number of the journal is a collection of six research articles, one commentary and … Continue reading

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What do former Japan PMs do?

“The Afterlives of Post-War Japanese Prime Ministers” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2018.1460389) is a new article at JCA, authored by Hugo Dobson of the School of East Asian Studies, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK and Caroline Rose of the Department of East Asian Studies, … Continue reading

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Conservative Asia

The Introduction to the special issue “Crisis, Populism and Right-wing Politics in Asia,” has been published. The special issue is guest edited by Priya Chacko of Politics and International Studies at Adelaide University and Kanishka Jayasuriya of Murdoch University’s Politics … Continue reading

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Authoritarian Statism, New Right and Asia’s Conservative Democracies

The first article for a new special collection edited by Priya Chacko and Kanishka Jayasuriya to be titled “Crisis, Populism and Right-wing Politics in Asia” has been published. Authored by guest co-editor Jayasuriya, “Authoritarian Statism and the New Right in … Continue reading

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