Asia Rising

La Trobe Asia produces a bi-annual print publication, highlighting Asia-related research and news from La Trobe University. Download a digital copy below, or contact us to request a free printed copy.

Asia Rising 4Issue No.4 - 2017

Excavations in Nepal: Uncovering the birthplace of Buddha

Stories:

  • Dr Keir Strickland at on archaeological excavations in Nepal.
  • Dr Chyrisse Heine on opening a speech and hearing clinic in Cambodia.
  • Dr Peter Green on rescuing the Christmas Island red crab population.
  • Dr Andrew Gilmore on the importance of trust in trade with Asian countries.
  • Professor Jianfu Chen on judicial reform in China.
  • Dr Rebecca Strating on diplomatic challenges in Timor-Leste.

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Asia Rising 3 coverIssue No.3 - 2016

China in focus

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Asia Rising Issue 2Issue No.2 - 2016

Comfort women: denialism continues

Stories:

All these projects have received funding through the La Trobe Asia research grant.

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issue1Issue No.1 - 2015

Icy reception: Nepal struggles with democracy

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All these projects have received funding through the La Trobe Asia research grant.

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