Tag Archives: Kevin Hewison

After Thailand’s Coup

In a new review, Editor-in-chief Kevin Hewison of the Department of Asian Studies, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and the Centre for Macau Studies at the University of Macau, looks at a new collection published by Singapore’s ISEAS. … 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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Entrenched illiberalism

New Mandala has posted a series of videos that were recorded at the “Entrenched Illiberalism in Mainland Southeast Asia” conference hosted at the Australian National University on 8–9 April 2019. The participants included several Journal of Contemporary Asia authors: Chit … Continue reading

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Issue 3 of 2019 published

Issue number 3 of Volume 49 of the journal has gone to print and is available electronically at the publisher’s site. This is a regular issue of seven research articles and five book reviews. The research articles are: “Extremely Rightful” … Continue reading

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Issue 2 for 2019 published

Issue number 2 for Volume 49 of the journal has gone to print and is available electronically at the publisher’s site. This issue is a special issue of seven research articles. In addition, the issue includes a commentary and five … Continue reading

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Co-editors meet at University of Macau

The editor and co-editors have met at the Centre for Macau Studies at the University of Macau to discuss the progress of the journal and to present papers at a JCA workshop, hosted by Associate Professor Agnes Lam, Director of … Continue reading

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China and Thailand

JCA editor Kevin Hewison has a new review at the publisher’s website. In it, he looks at Thailand. Shifting Ground between the US and a Rising China, authored by Benjamin Zawacki and published by Zed Books. Describing the book’s approach … Continue reading

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