Co-presented with Sydney Ideas and the China Studies Centre LECTURE       China sees itself as a victim of imperialism and colonialism. Modern Chinese nationalism, including the one adopted and promoted by the Chinese Communist Party, is defined through this perspective. International scholarship on China often takes for granted this...

Guest: Andrea Teti, Director, Centre for Global Security & Governance, Arberdeen University. Tuesday 15 March 2016 10:20PM (view full episode) It's now five years since the ‘The Arab Spring’ which saw ousting of totalitarian regimes in Egypt, Tunisia, Libya and Yemen – and the promise of new civil...

Guest: Pippa Norris, McGuire Lecturer in Comparative Politics at the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University and director of the Electoral Integrity projectThursday 10 March 2016 10:20PM (view full episode)   The electoral integrity project surveys elections around the world to document successes and failures and...

Monday 7 March 2016 S226, John Woolley Building, level 2, entry off Manning Road, University of Sydney Speaker: Associate Professor Dibyesh Anand, University of Westminster SEMINAR: Q&A section: A disputed Himalayan border remains a primary source of tension between the two main emerging powers in the world. Most of the...

By Jan Zielonka Britain is voting on Brexit, Hungary on EU-Quota for refugees: national referenda on European policies lead to minority tyranny. Lesen Sie diesen Text auf Deutsch Two leading scholars, Wallace and Smith, once described the European Union as an "enlightened administration on behalf of uninformed publics,...

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