Journal

New Journal of Current Southeast Asian Affairs 3/2017

The journal deals with issues such as the urban poor and electoral politics in Jakarta, territorial disputes in Southeast Asia, political authority in Vietnam, and more.

Journal of Current Southeast Asian Affairs Vol. 36, No. 3 (2017)

Research Articles

  • Amalinda Savirani, Edward Aspinall: Adversarial Linkages: The Urban Poor and Electoral Politics in Jakarta
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  • Nicole Jenne: Managing Territorial Disputes in Southeast Asia: Is There More than the South China Sea?
    Abstract | PDF
  • Phimmasone Michael Rattanasengchanh: The Role of Preah Vihear in Hun Sen’s Nationalism Politics, 2008–2013
    Abstract | PDF
  • Adam Fforde, Lada Homutova: Political Authority in Vietnam: Is the Vietnamese Communist Party a Paper Leviathan?
    Abstract | PDF
  • Martin Gainsborough: The Myth of a Centralised Socialist State in Vietnam: What Kind of a Myth?
    Abstract | PDF

Book Reviews

  • Deniz Kocak: Book Review: Nygaard-Christensen, Maj, and Angie Bexley, Fieldwork in Timor-Leste: Understanding Social Change through Practice
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  • Felma Joy Tadios-Arenas: Book Review: Aguilar Jr., Filomeno V., Migration Revolution: Philippine Nationhood and Class Relations in a Globalized Age
    Abstract | PDF
  • Antje Missbach: Book Review: Tapsell, Ross, Media Power in Indonesia: Oligarchs, Citizens and the Digital Revolution
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Tabs

Other News

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.

Journal |

This issue of the GIGA Journal of Current Chinese Affairs analyses topics as diverse as the portrayal of good governance in history books, environmental contention, and political bloggers in Hong Kong, as well as many more.

Conference |

GIGA scholars will present their research findings at the International Studies Association’s annual convention in Toronto at the end of March.