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November 06, 2013

Why Myanmar Matters
Ensuring the Future of the Liberal International Order in East Asia

Myanmar has become a new frontier for cooperation among Japan, the United States, and Europe under President Thein Sein’s initiative ...

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September 20, 2013

Armed State-Response to Internal Ethnic Conflict in Sri Lanka

Sreya Maitra Roychoudhury, a Sylff fellow at Jadavpur University in India, conducted research in Sri Lanka using a Sylff Research ...

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October 01, 2010

Salmon Sacchep

The Ainu, an indigenous people who inhabited the northern part of Japan and part of Russia, produced sacchep, made by ...

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April 24, 2009

Contemporary World Politics and China’s Role

Professor Wang Jisi, dean of the School of International Studies at Peking University, spent roughly one month in Japan as ...

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July 30, 2008

The Overseas Chinese in Tonga

Tonga will hail a new king in August 2008. A SYLFF fellow from New Zealand, who conducted field research in ...

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June 10, 2008

Sudan: Challenges for Peace and Reconstruction

The situation in Sudan is indicative of the need for enhanced African capacity in conflict management and resolution. The governments ...

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March 31, 2008

Kenya’s Post-Election Violence

Have colonial ghosts come back to haunt Kenya? Taking a look at the recent violence that spread across what was ...

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