Tag Archives: Japan

10,000 downloads

A JCA article has reached the milestone of 10,000 downloads, the first to do so. The article article is Hugo Dobson’s “Is Japan Really Back? The “Abe Doctrine” and Global Governance” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2016.1257044). Hugo is with the School of East … Continue reading

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Authoritarianism in Asia

In a new book review for JCA, Michael D. Barr of the College of Business, Government and Law at Flinders University in Australia has reviewed Authoritarian Modernism in East Asia by Mark R. Thompson, and published by Palgrave Macmillan. While … Continue reading

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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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