Past events

28
Mar
2017

Explaining US Asia Policy under Trump - Ashley Townshend and Andrew Carr in Conversation

Ashley Townshend, University of Sydney and Dr Andrew Carr, ANU

Join us in conversation with Ashley Townshend and Dr Andrew Carr who will discuss Trump’s approach to Asia.

How the US approaches Asia under President Donald J. Trump could be one of the...

15
Mar
2017

Trump, Brexit, and the rise of Populism: Economic have-nots and cultural backlash

Professor Pippa Norris, Harvard University

Rising support for populist parties has disrupted the politics of many Western societies. What explains this phenomenon? Two theories are examined here. Perhaps the most widely-held view of mass...

AIIA Careers Forum 2017
07
Mar
2017

AIIA International Careers Forum 2017

Professor Michael Wesley; DFAT

Australian Institute of International Affairs (AIIA) International Careers Forum 2017.

Are you fascinated by international affairs? Looking for a career that will take you places?

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02
Mar
2017

The Grand Strategy of 'Empty Space': the Northwest Frontier and the 'Great Game', 1864-1907

Professor Brian P. Farrell, National University of Singapore

British anxiety regarding Russian threats to the British position in India became a running theme in British discussions about imperial defence, at home and in India, as early as the late 1820s....

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13
Feb
2017

The Australian Way of War: strategic culture, alliances and the use of force in the antipodes

Associate Professor Peter J. Dean

The concepts of strategic culture and the notion of a national ‘way of war’ are both widely used and hotly debated in strategic studies. However, very few studies have concentrated on defining...

31
Jan
2017

Global Go To Think Tank Index Launch

Various speakers

The Australian Institute of International Affairs Institute for Economics and Peace, National Security College ANU and the Strategic and Defence Studies Centre ANU

are pleased to invite...

Australian War Memorial - AWM058781_https://www.awm.gov.au/collection/058781/
13
Dec
2016

Be cunning, ruthless, and audacious: Australia’s independent companies and commando squadrons in the Pacific war

Dr Karl James, Australian War Memorial

In 1940 the British Army formed commando units to raid, conduct sabotage, and gather information in German-occupied Europe. A small British military mission was sent to Australia, and the first of...

Flickr: U.S Pacific Fleet, Waters near Okinawa (June 7, 2014)
01
Dec
2016

Beyond the ‘arms race’: Explaining the modernization of naval and associated air capabilities in the Asia-Pacific (2001-2016)

Sheryn Lee

This thesis addresses the question whether it is possible to construct a generic explanation for the current modernization of many armed forces in the Asia-Pacific, specifically in the naval...

US CDA map
28
Nov
2016

Reliability and Interdependence in America’s Asian Alliance System

Iain Henry

Are alliance commitments interdependent? Do events in one alliance relationship affect other alliances and if so, how? For America’s bilateral alliances in Asia, policymakers and academics have...

28
Nov
2016

Postgraduate Information Evening

Coral Bell School of Asia Pacifc Affairs

Hear from world leading experts in the diplomacy, international relations, strategy and defence, and find out which postgraduate program best suits your career aspirations and interests.

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