Journal

New Journal of Current Southeast Asian Affairs 2/2018

The latest issue of the Journal of Current Southeast Asian Affairs provides insights into Vietnam's strategic positioning in international trade and the relationship between money and violence in the Philippine war on drugs, and more.

Journal of Current Southeast Asian Affairs Vol. 37, No. 2 (2018)

Research Articles

  • Sophie Deprez: The Strategic Vision behind Vietnam’s International Trade Integration
    Abstract | PDF
  • Steffen Bo Jensen, Karl Hapal: Police Violence and Corruption in the Philippines: Violent Exchange and the War on Drugs
    Abstract | PDF
  • Gabriele Giovannini: Power and Geopolitics along the Mekong: The Laos–Vietnam Negotiation on the Xayaburi Dam
    Abstract | PDF
  • Tine Destrooper: Neglecting Social and Economic Rights Violations in Transitional Justice: Long-Term Effects on Accountability
    Abstract | PDF

Research Notes

  • Andy Buschmann: Introducing the Myanmar Protest Event Dataset: Motivation, Methodology, and Research Prospects
    Abstract | PDF

Book Reviews

  • Gerhard Hoffstaedter: Book Review: Missbach, Antje: Troubled Transit: Asylum Seekers Stuck in Indonesia
    Abstract | PDF

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Other News

Award |

Latin America researcher Dr. Saskia Ruth-Lovell has been awarded the Political Studies Association’s 2018 Harrison Prize for her article on populism and institutional change.

In brief |

The GIGA’s specialist libraries will move to new rooms within the GIGA building in April. Due to the move, the Information Centre will be closed from 8 to 15 April.

In brief |

Two research clusters in which the GIGA is a participant were able to secure funding in 2018 within the framework of the federal government’s Excellence Strategy. Both have now commenced their work.