History

Scholarly Publications

East Asia: Geopolitique into the Twenty-First Century - A Chinese View

June 1997

East Asia is a global geopolitical fault line, where historically great powers have interacted, collided, receded, and rebounded.

Japan-America Security Alliance: Prospects for the Twenty-First Century, The

January 1998

By almost any criterion of success—be it cost-effectiveness, risk-reward ratio, multipliereffects, or sheer longevity, the Japan America Security Alliance (JASA) stands out as one ofthe most...

Journal of Korean Studies, volume 9

October 2004

Between 1979 and 1992, the JKS became a leading academic forum for the publication of innovative in-depth research on Korea.

Other Publications

APARC Center Overview 2004

January 2005

Shorenstein APARC's center overviews provide detailed information about Shorenstein APARC's mission, history, faculty, financial support, organizational structure, projects, and programs.

Asia-Pacific Research Center Year in Review 1998-1999, The

December 1999

Shorenstein APARC's center overviews provide detailed information about Shorenstein APARCs mission, history, faculty, financial support, organizational structure, projects, and programs.

Asia-Pacific Research Center Year in Review 1999-2000, The

December 2000

Shorenstein APARC's center overviews provide detailed information about Shorenstein APARCs mission, history, faculty, financial support, organizational structure, projects, and programs.

News

What is the Valley's Future?

January 2004

As the region begins to emerge from a brutal recession, questions haunt the Valley. Will the jobs come back? Will we be able to maintain our global leadership in technology?

Lawrence Lau comments on China's exchange rate

December 2003

As U.S. factories continue to lay off workers, lawmakers have found something to blame: a flood of cheap manufactured goods from China.

Not Quite the World's Silicon Valley

February 2004

APARC's Rafiq Dossani comments on offshoring U.S. jobs to India, the so-called "reverse brain drain."

Old Events

Mongolia: From Khans to Commissars to Capitalists?

February 11, 1999

After a brief description of the legacy of the past of the Mongolian political system, the lecture then considers the influence of the Socialist era and finally focuses on the post-Socialist era,...

Civil-Military Relations in Japan: From Containment to Engagement

April 22, 1999

After a brief description of historical legacies, Dr.

Why the State Is the Enemy of the People Who Move Around: Hill Valley Relations in Southeast Asia

May 6, 1999

Scott explores themes of state-craft, sedentarization, etc. as part of a critique of state-making and development.

Projects

Divided Memories and Reconciliation

There are two obstacles to understanding how historical memory about the wartime period has been formed in Northeast Asia.
English

Does Perception Matter in International Relations?: Trends in US and Korean Media Coverage of the Alliance, 1992-2004

For much of the U.S.-ROK alliance's fifty-year history, it was considered one of the most successful political-military relationships forged out of the Cold War era.
English

Nationalism and Regionalism in Northeast Asia

A central focus for the research efforts of the Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center is an ongoing exploration of simultaneous trends toward regional integration and rising nationalism in...
English

Multimedia

Can India Ever Become a Great Power?

January 2017

Audio and transcript from the Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center seminar, "Can India Ever Become a Great Power?" with Ashley J. Tellis on Jan.

Impeachment and After: What Does the Future Hold for Korea's Politics?

February 2017

Video and transcript from Shorenstein APARC's Korea Program panel discussion, "Impeachment and After: What Does the Future Hold for Korea's Politics?" on Jan.

Eight Threats to Freedom of Expression in India

April 2017

Audio and transcript from the Shorenstein APARC colloquium, "Eight Threats to Freedom of Expression in India," on April 5, 2017, with Ramachandra Guha.India prides itself on being the "world's largest democracy." In some respects it is certifiably...

People

Photo of Gi-Wook Shin Gi-Wook Shin Senior Fellow Professor, Sociology
Andrew G. Walder Andrew G. Walder Senior Fellow Professor, Sociology
Photo of James Millward James Millward Visiting Scholar at APARC
shaikh Huma Shaikh Associate Director for Administration
kristen lee   aparc photo 3x4 Kristen Lee Executive Assistant to Professor Gi-Wook Shin