Dr Amy King receives Westpac Fellowship

Dr Amy King, from the ANU Strategic...

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Dr Amy King

Shared Interests, Shared Values? The US-Australian Alliance in the Age of Trump

In past examinations of the US-Australian Alliance, some Australian analysts warned that a rising China would inevitably upset the happy status quo, while...

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Peering behind the alliance curtain

The refugee deal which sparked a spiky conversation between the two leaders may still go ahead, but at what cost to Canberra? Iain Henry looks at what this...

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What lessons should we draw from the Turnbull-Trump phone call?

A strong defence force makes sound sense in now uncertain times

It is now almost a year since the defence white paper was released and it is already starting to look rather dated.

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Why Australia's defence capability without ANZUS is greatly overrated

Donald Trump's telephone meltdown with Malcolm Turnbull is grist to the mill for a chorus of commentators who call for Australia to develop a more independent...

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President Donald Trump and incoming US secretary of defence Jim Mattis

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Served for 25 years in the Australian Regular Army, including active service in South Vietnam; joined SDSC in 1990; Editor of the Army History Series (1994 to 2012); Head of the Australian Army’s Land Warfare...

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Ron Huisken

Dr. Ron Huisken is Adjunct Associate Professor in the Strategic & Defence Studies Centre. He has had a distinguished career in foreign affairs working as a Research Fellow at SIPRI (1968-70 &1972-76),...

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Peter Dean

Peter Dean is a Senior Fellow and the Acting Head of the Strategic and Defence Studies Centre.

Peter is the series editor of the Melbourne University Press Defence Studies Series and editorial board member...

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I am a Lecturer in the Strategic & Defence Studies Centre at The Australian National University. My research focuses on the China-Japan relationship, Chinese foreign and security policy, and the role of ideas in...

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Aurore Chow is a Lecturer in Professional Military Education within the Strategic & Defence Studies Centre.

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