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Contrasts in Regionalism

A quick study shows that certain materials on site and in the surrounding area have been sourced from the region: Stairfoot bricks can be seen, as well as grate and drain covers using Sheffield metal, with one coming from Blake’s Foundry; a Sheffield based engineering company opened in 1818, with the foundry shutting in 2005. 230 more words

Indonesia: Reassessing ‘Global Maritime Fulcrum’ (Poros Maritim Dunia)

September 7, 2016

Indonesia: Reassessing  ‘Global Maritime Fulcrum’ (Poros Maritim Dunia)

by Ristian Atriandi Supriyanto

With maritime tensions in the region remaining high, and likely to escalate further, Indonesia must reassess its Indo-Pacific strategy, Ristian Atriandi Supriyanto writes. 896 more words

ASEAN

ARF as a Vehicle to an East Asia Regional Order

Group 4

Maria Renata Hutagalung, Rio Budi Rahmanto, S. Sayoga Kadarisman, Edi Suharto and Sulaiman Syarif

 The East Asian region is viewed as a dynamic region. 1,016 more words

Foreign Policy

ALBA, el Tratado de Comercio de los Pueblos y los obstáculos persistentes a la cooperación económica Sur-Sur en América Latina y el Gran Caribe

New academic article, in Spanish (PDF here)

This article for the respected  Coordinadora Regional de Investigaciones Económicas y Sociales annual report on Latin America and the Caribbean integration considers how the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our America (ALBA) relates to ideas of South-South cooperation, particularly economic cooperation, in the light of its failure to achieve a multi- or even a bilateral People’s Trade Agreement (TCP). 38 more words

Politics

China--In an Emerging Global Order

September 1, 2016

China–In an Emerging Global Order

by Katherine Morton

http://www.eastasiaforum.org

China’s status within the prevailing global order has sparked one of the most contested debates in international affairs. 935 more words

Politics

What's a "bumpus"?

So I recently had a pretty disconcerting experience. It turns out that almost no one else has heard of a word that I thought was pretty common. 779 more words

More Jane Smiley: Henry and the Cathars

Hello, readers, hello! My summers are often quite wild, so I haven’t written in a while. But not for lack of thinking.

What I want to do today is pick up on my last… 603 more words