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Neoliberal Australia and US Imperialism in East Asia


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Erik Paul
    Pages 1-19
  3. Erik Paul
    Pages 20-47
  4. Erik Paul
    Pages 48-76
  5. Erik Paul
    Pages 77-94
  6. Erik Paul
    Pages 95-113
  7. Erik Paul
    Pages 114-145
  8. Erik Paul
    Pages 146-176
  9. Erik Paul
    Pages 177-186
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 187-230

About this book


A critical analysis of Australia's neoliberal state and role in the American imperial project in Asia. In exposing the causal mechanisms for violence and prospects for more wars it argues for emancipatory alternatives to the existing dominant and anti-democratic neoliberal governmentality.


East Asia economy imperialism political economy

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Centre for Peace and Conflict StudiesUniversity of SydneyAustralia

About the authors

ERIK PAUL is Adjunct Professor at the Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies, University of Sydney, Australia. His research focuses on Australia's relations with the Asia-Pacific and issues of regional and world peace. His latest book is Obstacles to Democratization in Southeast Asia from Palgrave Macmillan.

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