Tag Archives: Kevin Hewison

Colonial and post-colonial Kolkata

JCA editor-in-chief Kevin Hewison has reviewed a new book published by Amsterdam University Press, Colonizing, Decolonizing, and Globalizing Kolkata. From a Colonial to a Post-Marxist City (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2017.1402505). Authored by Siddhartha Sen, the book is lavishly illustrated, unfortunately only in … Continue reading

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Hewison on Civil Society

Readers may be interested in a post at New Mandala, authored by JCA editor-in-chief Kevin Hewison. The article is titled “Rethinking Southeast Asian civil society.”  

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Public Lecture: Post-Democratic Regimes and the Businessification of the State and Civil Society

Listen to Kevin Hewison, Editor-in-chief, Journal of Contemporary Asia, speak on “Post-Democratic Regimes and the Businessification of the State and Civil Society”; Wed, Nov 8, 2017, 10 am; UP Center for Integrative and Development Studies (Bahay ng Alumni, UP Diliman).

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Issue 5 for 2017 published

Issue number 5 in Volume 47 (2017) of the journal has gone to print and is available electronically. It is available at the publisher’s site. This is the first time that JCA has published 5 issues in a year. This … Continue reading

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Most Viewed at JCA

The publisher’s website includes lists of the most cited and most viewed/downloaded articles at JCA. Of the latter, the following are noteworthy, with three of them available for free download: Thailand’s Deep State, Royal Power and the Constitutional Court (1997–2015) by … Continue reading

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Introduction to Malaysia and China in a Changing Region: Essays for Lee Poh Ping

The Introduction for the feature collection titled Malaysia and China in a Changing Region: Essays in Honour of Professor Lee Poh Ping has become available at the publisher’s website. At present the paper seems to be available for free download. … Continue reading

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Issue 4 for 2017 published

Issue number 4 in Volume 47 (2017) of the journal has gone to print and is available electronically. It is available at the publisher’s site. A collection of diverse articles and book reviews. This issue includes the following Articles: Islamic … Continue reading

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