Group Details



Group A: State-Society Relations

Chair: Simon Avenell

Chapter Person / Affiliation
1.Japan       Simon Avenell, Australian National University
2. South Korea               Yooil Bae, Singapore Management University
17. IndiaPradeep Taneja & Salim Kassim-Lakha, The University of Melbourne
18. PakistanNadeem Malik, The University of Melbourne
19. NepalMukta Tamang, Tribhuvan University
22. DemocracyApichai Shipper, Georgetown University
24. The Third SectorRuth Phillips, The University of Sydney
25. FamilyAllison Alexy, University of Michigan
28. PhilanthropyMasayuki Deguchi, National Museum of Ethnology, Japan
38. Crisis

Nobuyo Goto, Institute of Basic Economic Science & Fukushima Medical University

Group B: Authoritarianism

Chair: Jörg Wischermann

Chapter Person / Affiliation
3. ChinaAnthony J. Spires, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
 8. Vietnam

Jörg Wischermann, German Institute of Global and Area Studies
& Dang Thi Viet Phuong, Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences

9. MalaysiaGaik Cheng Khoo, The University of Nottingham, Malaysia
10. SingaporeGillian Koh & Debbie Soon, National University of Singapore
11. IndonesiaVedi Hadiz, The University of Melbourne
13. LaosGretchen Kunze, Country Representative, World Learning, Myanmar
14. ThailandBencharat Sae Chua, Mahidol University
15. BurmaStephen McCarthy, Griffith University
23. Authoritarian RuleJörg Wischermann, German Institute of Global and Area Studies

Group C: Social Movements

Chair: Jennifer Chan

Chapter Person / Affiliation
6. MongoliaBumochir Dulam, University College London
20. BhutanMichiyo Kiwako Okuma-Nyström, Independent Scholar
21. Sri LankaUdan Fernando, Centre for Poverty Analysis
26. ReligionGwyn McClelland, Monash University
29. SustainabilitySatoshi Miyazaki, Waseda University
30. Human RightsJennifer Chan, The University of British Columbia
32. Youth ActivismIan Rowen, Academia Sinica, Institute of Ethnology and French Centre for Research on Contemporary China (CEFC) 
33. SexualityClaire Maree, The University of Melbourne
34. MediaClaudia Astarita, The University of Melbourne
36. MigrationDaniel Kremers, German Institute for Japanese Studies & Stefan Rother, University of Freiburg