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Retelling the Philippinesâ€™ â€˜turnaround storyâ€™
Chinaâ€™s Bold Economic Statecraft
Canada and China at 40
"In the 2010 Asia Lecture, Professor Frolic shared unique insights into the evolution of Canada-China relations focusing on the complex negotiations and diplomatic coup by which Canada established diplomatic ties with the ...
Producing the Islamist Subject: Liberalism and the Postcolonial State
This paper examines how Islamist publications represent the history of Pakistan as a story of betrayal by the country’s leaders. These publications emphasize that the very ideology which forms the basis of Pakistan has ...
From Roots to Rhizomes: Hybrid, Diasporic Identities in Hema and Kaushik
Rahman analyzes diasporic Indian characters from Jhumpa Lahiri’s book of short stories, Unaccustomed Earth. Focusing on two characters, Hema and Kaushik, Rahman draws out themes of displacement, genealogy and gender to ...
The Making of Bangladesh
In this paper, Alavi brings together an interview and academic scholarship on the 1971 partition of East and West Pakistan and the independence of Bangladesh. Throughout the paper, the author works through theories of ...
What does the Ethnic Costume Represent?
Clothes are inseparably related to our daily life. They not only protect the body, but also enable expression of one’s identity through design, color, and so on. In particular, an ethnic costume is a strong statement of ...
Analyzing Farmer Suicides in India