Prof Evelyn Goh cited in The Economist - A ham-fisted hegemon

Despite its economic and military might, China lacks the finesse to shape Asia to its liking

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Seventeen years on, East Timor intervention remains a success

Australia's involvement in the liberation of East Timor, a mission launched on 20 September 1999, was the most decisive demonstration of Australian influence...

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Indonesian children burn a mock Australian flag in 1999 in protest against Australia's intervention in East Timor

SDSC's Dr Joanne Wallis among Australia's best teachers

Dr Joanne Wallis from the ANU Strategic...

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A National Asset. 50 Years of the Strategic and Defence Studies Centre

This volume commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Strategic...

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Book cover: A National Asset

MANIS: Time for a new forum to sweeten regional cooperation

Manis is the Bahasa word for ‘sweet’. It also could symbolise a grouping of maritime partners on the southern edge of South-east Asia: Malaysia, Australia, New...

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MANIS: Time for a new forum to sweeten regional cooperation

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From 2012 to 2015 Dr. Gill was the Chief Executive Officer of the United States Studies Centre at the University of Sydney. Prior to this, he was Director and chief executive of the Stockholm International Peace...

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Dr. Russell W. Glenn is a graduate of the United States Military Academy. He was commissioned in the United States Army as a Corps of Engineers officer and initially served with the 1st Infantry Division. Subsequent...

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Dr Helen Taylor is a research assistant and lecturer at the Strategic and Defence Studies Centre, Australian National University.

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Geoffrey Gray is an Academic Visitor within the Strategic & Defence Studies Centre. His published books include: The Resurgence of Racism: Howard, Hanson and the Race Debate, Geoffrey Gray and Christine Winter (...

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Dr Brendan Taylor is a specialist on great power strategic relations in the Asia–Pacific, economic sanctions and Asian security architecture. His work has featured in such leading academic journals as International...

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