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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


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


China--In an Emerging Global Order

September 1, 2016

China–In an Emerging Global Order

by Katherine Morton


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


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