Southeast Asia

ASEAN must provide vision: former Indonesian foreign minister

Former Indonesian foreign minister Dr Marty Natalegawa has challenged the Association of Southeast Nations (ASEAN) to provide leadership and vision or risk regressing at the Australian launch of his new book.

Bringing serious authors and serious topics on Southeast Asia to the public

Taking research to the masses, Dr Nick Cheesman hosts a monthly podcast on Southeast Asian studies as part of the New Books Network. http://newbooksnetwork.com/category/southeast-asian-studies/

Understanding the Local: Good governance and Southeast Asia

Awarded funding for a massive new research project across Southeast Asia, Edward Aspinall and Paul Hutchcroft put local government under the microscope.

Trump and strategic change in Asia

Dr William Tow argues that President Trump’s ‘America first’ posture does not necessarily mean ‘Asia last’

ANU illiberalism conference attracts Southeast Asian academics to return to Canberra

Top ANU graduates return to campus to discuss the state of liberal democracy in Thailand, Cambodia and Myanmar at the ‘Entrenched illiberalism in mainland Southeast Asia’ conference held 8 - 9 April

Addressing the Root Causes of Conflict-Driven Human Trafficking in Southeast Asia

Ruji Auethavornpipat, ‘Addressing the Root Causes of Conflict-Driven Human Trafficking in Southeast Asia’, Asia Pacific Bulletin, No. 396, 12 September 2017.

Ritual and Region: The Invention of ASEAN

Mathew Davies, Ritual and Region: The Invention of ASEAN, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018.

Thai Military Power

At the centre of the vital Asia–Pacific region, Thailand is important. But, despite its large population and powerful military forces performing significant roles in state and society, Thailand has little military power.

Why is this?

Regionalism and Southeast Asia

Mathew Davies, ‘Regionalism and Southeast Asia’, in Alice D.

Environmental Regionalism: Moving In From the Policy Margins

Lorraine Elliott, ‘Environmental Regionalism: Moving In From the Policy Margins’, Pacific Review, 30(6) 2017: 952‒65.

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