March 2019

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04
Mar
2019

Property, State Land and Lisan: Reassembling the Land & State in Post-Independence Timor-Leste

Meabh Cryan
This is a pre-submission seminar by DPA PhD candidate Meabh Cryan where she talks about her thesis. ‘Our land is our body, we will not sell it because if we sold it we would all die’ (Elder from Tutuala cited in Haburas Foundation 2013:107) For most people in post-independence Timor-Leste, land...

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05
Mar
2019

The Poverty of China’s Rural-to-Urban Migrants: A Case Study of Shanghai

Chunyuan Gao
China’s rural-to-urban migrants have attracted a great deal of attention from researchers, but their poverty has not been properly understood. In this presentation I will reframe the concept of poverty, compare the poverty of rural migrants with that of poor local urban-registered residents in...

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08
Mar
2019

International Women's Day event: Women’s Political Participation in the Pacific

Honourable Alofa Tuuau, Dr Transform Aqorau, Sarah Garap, Kerryn Baker (Convenor)
The Australian National University’s Department of Pacific Affairs, and the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade invite you to a special 2019 International Women’s Day Pacific Leadership Seminar, followed by refreshments and the opportunity to network. Join our panel of eminent Pacific...

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12
Mar
2019

The First Political Order - How Sex Shapes Governance and National Security Worldwide

Valerie M Hudson
Global history records an astonishing variety of forms of social organization. Yet almost universally, males subordinate females. How does the relationship between men and women shape the wider political order? In this seminar, Valerie M. Hudson will present on her forthcoming book The First...

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15
Mar
2019

Environmental Populism: Could It Save the World?

Professor Mark Beeson
Populism is popular but generally gets a bad press — for good reasons. But could populism actually be a progressive force in domestic and even international politics, particularly in regard to climate change?

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21
Mar
2019

The politics of Indonesia’s relationship with China

Gatra Priyandita
In this research project, I examine how Indonesia – a large, democratic country with a developing economy and aspirations of regional leadership of its own – has responded to the rise of China.

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21
Mar
2019

Book Launch - Coalition Strategy and the End of the First World War: The Supreme War Council and War Planning, 1917-1918

Major General Mick Ryan
Join ANU College of Asia and the Pacific for the launch of Meighen McCrae’s insightful book, “Coalition Strategy and the End of the First World War”.

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26
Mar
2019

Insecure Thai-ness: Contradictions within a mode of dependency

Sirichinda Thongchinda
My starting point for this presentation is to question how a particular ethic, or set of ethics, decides and dominates the way Thai people live together. Building on the work of Judith Butler, my intention is to elaborate the way a sense of Thai-ness, promoted by Thai political elites as a form of...

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