Tag Archives: marketisation

Neo-liberalism and Higher Education in Indonesia

Inaya Rakhmani of the Department of Communication in the Faculty of Social and Political Sciences, Universitas Indonesia, has a new article with JCA. It is: “Reproducing Academic Insularity in a Time of Neo-liberal Markets: The Case of Social Science Research … Continue reading

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Rural “Rightful” Resistance in Vietnam

“‘Extremely Rightful’ Resistance: Land Appropriation and Rural Agitation in Contemporary Vietnam” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2018.1517896) is a new article by Lam Minh Chau of the Department of Anthropology, College of Social Sciences and Humanities, Vietnam National University in Hanoi. The abstract for … Continue reading

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Global China

In a new review available at the JCA publisher’s website, Kosmas Tsokhas reviews The Global Rise of China (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2017.1300832) by Alvin Y. So and Yin-wah Chu, published by Polity Press. Tsokhas begins by noting that So and Chu explore … Continue reading

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Markets and conscription in South Korea

The final article to be published in 2016 came out during the holidays. It will appear in print later in 2017. That article is “Of Soldiers and Citizens: Shallow Marketisation, Military Service and Citizenship in Neo-Liberal South Korea” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2016.1269264) … Continue reading

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Change in North Korea

Kevin Gray of the Department of International Relations in the School of Global Studies at the University of Sussex has a new review available of Hazel Smith’s North Korea: Markets and Military Rule (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2016.1151543), published by Cambridge University Press. … Continue reading

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