RC18 - Asian and Pacific Studies

Chair

Angelin Chang (USA)
angelinchang@gmail.com

Vice-chair

Meena Bardia (India)
dr.meenabardia@gmail.com

Adviser

Teh-Kuang Chang (USA)
dr.tk.chang@gmail.com

 

Secretary

Reza Hasmath (Canada)
rhasmath@gmail.com

 

Background

Recognised as a study group in 1976; granted research committee status in 1979.

 

Objectives

Advances the development of Asian and Pacific studies and promotion of the study of political science in Asian and Pacific countries. The work of this committee focuses on the following areas: the modernisation of Asian countries, including the economic and political development of the countries in the Asian and Pacific basin; regional security, including the rise and decline of alliance systems in Asia; and the impact of national integration and world peace.

 

Website

http://rc18.ipsa.org/