13 Sep 2021
Op-ed in The Guardian on the state of Japanese democracy
Paul O'Shea has co-authored an opinion article in The Guardian newspaper on the past, present, and future of Japanese democracy.
1 Sep 2021
Two new articles on Japanese politics in the Conversation
Paul O'Shea has published two articles on the latest developments in Japanese politics
24 Aug 2021
Intresserad att skriva en rapport on bilden av Öst- och Sydöstasien i läroböcker/undervisning i skolan?
Vi vill få en bild av vad svenska ungdomar lär sig om Öst- och sydöstasien i skolan. Detta kan hjälpa oss förstå vilken kunskap unga människor idag har om regionen.
18 Aug 2021
Battle of the BRI’s - How the West plans to challenge China’s rise through infrastructure, and why it might not succeed.
Will the appeal of the Western-led global democratic order triumph over China’s pragmatic approach to infrastructure investments?
13 Aug 2021
Special Issue on Cambodia's Turn to Hegemonic Authoritarianism
Dr Astrid Norén-Nilsson has guest edited a special issue for Contemporary Southeast Asia
24 Jun 2021
The Centre for East and South-East Asian Studies are hiring one or two researchers
23 Jun 2021
How safe are the Tokyo Olympics from COVID-19?
Paul O'Shea talks to Al Jazeera International about the politics behind the Olympics.
21 May 2021
New article on the politics of the Olympics!
As Japanese public opinion turns resolutely against summer Olympics, will Tokyo cancel?
21 May 2021
Cambodia Update for Politics in Action 2021
Astrid Norén-Nilsson discussed recent political developments in Cambodia for Sydney Southeast Asia Centre's flagship Politics in Action forum
20 May 2021
Podcast on the politics of online news in Cambodia
Astrid Norén-Nilsson discusses her research about the Cambodian online news outlet Fresh News with Duncan McCargo.
19 Apr 2021
We are happy to announce the launch of the People’s Map of Global China
The People’s Map of Global China tracks China’s complex and rapidly changing international activities by engaging an equally global civil society.
26 Mar 2021
New article on the Chinese digital society
Marina Svensson has published an article in the Journal of Current Chinese Affairs entitled “‘Crazy Jack’ and the ‘Gay CEO’: Visions, Entrepreneurship, and the Chinese State in the...
9 Mar 2021
New article on censorship, academic freedom, and academic publishing in/on China
Since 2017 the international Chinese Studies community has been shocked to discover that many of the major commercial academic publishers have been actively working with the Chines...
26 Feb 2021
New publication on internet, reality, and temporal autonomy in China
In The Social Construction of Internet Addiction in China: Youth between Reality and Temporal Autonomy in the Documentary Web Junkie, Annika Pissin addresses issues surrounding the...
17 Feb 2021
New article on academic freedom in China and its global implications
Marina Svensson has written an article on academic freedom in Utrikesmagasinet published by the Swedish Institute of International Affairs.
22 Jan 2021
New publication: "Property, Citizenship and Invisible Dispossession in Myanmar's Urban Frontier"
Elizabeth Rhoads examines dispossession of religious minorities in a new article on Myanmar.
17 Dec 2020
New article in the Conversation on Japan, Sweden, and Covid exceptionalism.
Paul O'Shea has written an article in the Conversation analyzing Covid exceptionalism in the cases of Japan and Sweden.
14 Dec 2020
The United States-Japan alliance in a post-Trump world
Paul O'Shea has co-authored an article on the Japan-US alliance, analysing the prospects under new President Joe Biden and new Prime Minister Suga Yoshihide.
23 Nov 2020
New article on how an online news platform has supported the transition to hegemonic authoritarianism in Cambodia
Astrid Norén-Nilsson has published an article on online news as a governance innovation in the journal Critical Asian Studies.
6 Nov 2020
New open-access article on the Japan-US alliance, focusing on Donald Trump and Shinzo Abe
Paul O'Shea has co-authored an article on the Japan-US alliance, focusing on the Trump-Abe era.