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Journal Articles, Reports and Books


Healthcare Responses to Gender-Based Violence in Timor-Leste: Women Want Empathy, Information and Safety From an Integrated Support System

Authors: Kayli Wild, Felicity Young, Guilhermina de Araujo, Angelina Fernandes, Lidia Gomes, Linda Kelly, Angela Taft

in Journal of Interpersonal Violence,  2022, Vol. 0(0) 1–24; DOI

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Exploring Telehealth Readiness in a Resource Limited Setting: Digital and Health Literacy Among Older People in Rural India (DAHLIA)

Authors:  Rasekaba, T.M.; Pereira, P.; Rani G, V.; Johnson, R.;  McKechnie, R.; Blackberry, I.

in Geriatrics, 2022,7(2), 28; DOI

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Organizing Sport for Climate Related Adaptations: Lessons from the Water and Forestry Industries

Authors: Cheryl Mallen and Greg Dingle

in Sustainability, 2021 Vol 13, Issue 18; DOI

A Cross-Sectoral Investigation of the Energy–Environment–Economy Causal Nexus in Pakistan: Policy Suggestions for Improved Energy Management

Authors:Rizwan Fazal, Syed Aziz Ur Rehman, Muhammad Ishaq Bhatti, Atiq Ur Rehman, Fariha Arooj and Umar Hayat

in Energies 2021, 14 (17), 5495; DOI:

Education and Social Justice in Japan

Author: Kaori Okano

Routledge, 2021

Sacred Sites, Rituals, and Performances in the Ecosystem of Religious Tourism

Author: Kiran Shinde

in Religions Vol 12, Issue 7, DOI:

(This article belongs to the Special Issue Sacred Sites, Rituals, and Performances: New Perspective for Religious Tourism Development)

Scaling up agriculture? The dynamics of land transfer in inland China

Authors: Sarah Rogers, Brooke Wilmsen, Xiao Han, Zoe Ju-Han Wange, Yuefang Duan,
Jun He, Jie Li, Wanlong Lin, Christine Wong

in World Development 146 (2021) 105563  DOI:

“Imported Buddhism” or “Co-Creation”? Buddhist Cultural Heritage and Sustainability of Tourism at the World Heritage Site of Lumbini, Nepal

Author: Kiran Shinde

in Sustainability 2021, 13(11), 5820 DOI:

(This article belongs to the Special Issue Sustainability of Visitor Attractions and Heritage Interpretation and can be read online)

Factors affecting self-medication practices among people living with type 2 diabetes in India- A systematic review

Authors: Rahul Krishna Puvvada, Sabrina Gupta, Clarice Y Tang, Anwar N Althubyani, Markandeya Jois, Peter Higgs, M Ramesh, Jency Thomas

in Metabolism Open, Volume 9, March 2021, DOI:

Delayed HIV testing and treatment seeking, and associated support needs among people living with HIV in Malaysia: a qualitative study

Authors: Susan C. S. Chong, Adeeba Kamarulzaman, Iskandar Azwa, Rong-Xiang Ng, Meng-Li Chong, Nishaan Raman and Adam Bourne

in Sexual Health, 2021 (Published online: 15 March 2021) DOI:

Access to female contraceptives by Rohingya refugees, Bangladesh

Authors: Md Nuruzzaman Khan, M Mofizul Islam, Md Mashiur Rahmanc & Md Mostafizur Rahmand

in Bulletin of World Health Organization 2021;99:201–208

Intimate Partner Abuse Among Rohingya Women and Its Relationship With Their Abilities to Reject Husbands’ Advances to Unwanted Sex

Authors: M Mofizul Islam, Md Nuruzzaman Khan, and Md Mashiur Rahman

in Journal of Interpersonal Violence 1–18, February 2021, DOI:


Just adaptation? Generating new vulnerabilities and shaping adaptive capacities through the politics of climate-related resettlement in a Philippine coastal city

Authors: Justin See and Brooke Wilmsen

in Global Environmental Change, 65:102188-102188, 2020,

Buddhist Tourism in Asia: Towards Sustainable Development

Editor: Kiran Shinde

UNWTO, August 2020,

Violating Peace: Sex, Aid, and Peacekeeping

Author: Jasmine-Kim Westendorf

Cornell University Press, 2020

"The bus doesn’t stop for us": Multilingualism, attitudes and identity in songs of a Tibetic community of Nepal

Authors: Lauren Gawne, Gerald Roche, & Ruth Gamble

in Multilingua 2020

Tibetan Language Rights and Civil Society in the People’s Republic of China: Challenges of and for Rights

Author: Gerald Roche

in Asian Studies Review 2020

The Alphabetical Order of Things: The Language of Place and the Place of Language in Tibetan Song

Author: Gerald Roche

in Keith Howard and Catherine Ingram (eds) Presence through sound: Music and place in East Asia. 2020, London: Routledge, 72-86.

China's Second-Generation Ethnic Policies are Already Here

Authors: Gerald Roche and James Leibold

in Made in China, 2020

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Urbanising Tibet: Aspirations, Illusions, and Nightmares

Authors: Gerald Roche, James Leibold, and Ben Hillman

in Jane Golley, Linda Jaivin, Ben Hillman, and Sharon Strange (eds) China Dreams. 2020 Canberra: ANU Press, 174-185.

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International relations and the Himalaya: connecting ecologies, cultures and geopolitics

Authors: Alex E Davis, Ruth Gamble, Gerald Roche, & Lauren Gawne

in Australian Journal of International Affairs, 2020 1-21

Visualizing law and justice at the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia

Author: Maria Elander

in American Journal of International Law, 114, 128-132

Managers in the publicly funded health services in China – Characteristics and responsibilities

Authors: Liang Z, Blackstock, F, Howard P, Liu G, Geoffrey L and Bartram T.

in BMC Health Services Research, 20:721

Developing senior hospital managers: does ‘one size fit all’? – evidence from the evolving Chinese Health System

Authors: Liang Z, Howard P, Wang J, Xu M, Zhao M.

in  BMC Health Service Research, 20:281

Norm contestation, statecraft and the South China Sea: defending maritime order

Author: Rebecca Strating

in The Pacific Review DOI:

Forcing and Calculi for Hybrid Logics

Author: Daniel Găină

in Journal of the ACM, vol. 67, issue 4, pp. 1-55, 2020  DOI:

Comparison of Chinese Gaokao and Western university undergraduate admission criteria: Australian ATAR as an example

Authors: Alan Farley and Helen Hong Yang

in Journal of Higher Education Research & Development, Vol 39, Issue 3, 2020 Available here

Religious Tourism and the Environment

Editors: Kiran A Shinde and Daniel H Olsen

CABI 2020

The hidden variable: environmental migration from North Korea

Authors: Jay Song and Benjamin Habib

in The Pacific Review, June 2020

Precarious resettlement at the Bui Dam, Ghana

Authors: Brooke Wilmsen and David Adjartey

in Geographical Research, June 2020

Quantification and characterization of the municipal solid waste for sustainable waste management in newly formed municipalities of Nepal

Authors: Dhundi Raj Pathak, Bandita Mainali, Hossam Abo El Naga, Michael Angove, Ing Kong

in Waste Management and Research May 2020

Prefiguring stigma in post‐trafficking lives: Relational geographies of return and reintegration

Author: Sallie Yea

in Area, 2020;00:1-8

Public Opinion Polling and Post-truth Politics in Indonesia

Author: Dirk Tomsa

in Contemporary Southeast Asia 42, No. 1 (2020), pp. 1-27  DOI: 10.1355/cs42-1a

Human Trafficking and Jurisdictional Exceptionalism in the Global Fishing Industry: A Case Study of Singapore

Author: Sallie Yea

in Geopolitics,

Introduction: a critical analysis of Australian foreign, defence and strategic policy

Authors: Rebecca Strating and Jasmine Westendorf

in Australian Journal of International Affairs,

Women in Australian international affairs

Authors: Jasmine Westendorf and Rebecca Strating

in Australian Journal of International Affairs,

Infrastructure, Order and Contested Asia: How BRI Will Influence Asia's Emerging International Order

Author: Nick Bisley

in Clarke, M. et al. (editors) The Belt and Road Initiative and the Future of Regional Order in the Indo-Pacific, 2020, Lexington Book, Lanham

The Environmental and Social Safeguard Policies of the Belt and Road Initiative: The Geopolitical Implications

Authors: Brooke Wilmsen, Andrew van Hulten, Xiao Han & David Adjartey

in Clarke, M. et al. (editors) The Belt and Road Initiative and the Future of Regional Order in the Indo-Pacific, 2020, Lexington Books, Lanham

Enabling authoritarianism in the Indo-Pacific: Australian exemptionalism

Author: Rebecca Strating

in Australian Journal of International Affairs,Vol 74, Issue 3, 2020 DOI:

Uyghur's for sale: ‘Re-education’, forced labour and surveillance beyond Xinjiang

Authors: Vicky Xiuzhong Xu with Danielle Cave, James Leibold, Kelsey Munro, Nathan Ruser

An Australian Strategic Policy Institute Policy Brief, Report No. 26, 2020


Natural history of dental caries: Baseline characteristics of the VicGen birth cohort study

Authors:  Amit Chattopadhyay, Bradley Christian, Mohd. Masood, Hanny Calache, Lauren Carpenter, Lisa Gibbs, Mark Gussy

in International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry,  2019;00:1–8. DOI: 10.1111/ipd.12609

Regional Chinese in Contact

Editor: James Walker

Special issue of Asian-Pacific Language Variation, 5:1 (2019)

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Trafficking of young women and girls in South-East Asia: A review of existing evidence

Author: Sallie Yea

in Supporting Brighter Futures: Young women and girls and labour migration in South-East Asia and the Pacific, IOM (2019), Geneva, pp 85-98

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Is charge transfer doping possible at the interfaces of monolayer VSe2 with MoO3 and K?

Authors: Lei Zhang, Xiaoyue He, Kaijian Xing, Wen Zhang, Anton Tadich, Ping Kwan Johnny Wong, Dongchen Qi, Andrew T. S. Wee

in ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 11, 43789, (2019)

Performing Gender: Cosplay and Otaku Cultures and Spaces

Author: Emerald King

in Lucy Fraser, Mark Pendleton and Jennifer Coates (editors) Routledge Companion to Gender and Japanese Culture.  Forthcoming Routledge.  More information here

A brief history of cosplay at Australasian popular culture conventions

Author:  Emerald King

in Celia Lam and Jackie Raphael (editors)  Australian Fandom: Online, Offline and Transcultural Spaces. University of Iowa Press, 2019. pp 233-260. More information here

Generating a chain of maps which preserve the same integral as a given map

Authors: J.M. Tuwankotta, P.H. van der Kamp, G.R.W. Quispel and K.V.I. Saputra

in Physica Scripta, (2019) Vol. 94 No. 12  (11pp) DOI:

Gender diversity on audit committees and its impact on audit fees: evidence from India

Authors: Miglani, S. and Ahmed, K.

in Accounting Research Journal, (2019) Vol. 32 No. 4, pp. 568-586. DOI:

A feminist critical discourse analysis of sexual harassment in the Japanese political and media worlds

Author: Emma Dalton

in Women's Studies International Forum, Volume 77, November-December 2019. DOI:

East Asia's Contested Security Order - Special Issue

Guest Editors:  Nick Bisley and Rebecca Strating

Australian Journal of Politics and History, Volume 65, Number 3, 2019. DOI:

Asia's Regional Security Order: Rules, Power and Status

Author: Nick Bisley

in Australian Journal of Politics and History, Volume 65, Number 3, 2019. DOI:

Maritime Disputes, Sovereignty and the Rules‐Based Order in East Asia

Author: Rebecca Strating

in Australian Journal of Politics and History, Volume 65, Number 3, 2019. DOI:

A systematic review of screening tools for the detection of autism spectrum disorder in mainland China and surrounding regions

Authors: Ji Wang, Daren Hedley, Simon M Bury, Josephine Barbaro

in Autism, 2019 [Epub ahead of print]; DOI:

Multimedia, Mobility and the Digital Southeast Asian Family’s Polymedia Experiences - Special Issue

Guest Editor:  Monika Winarnita

Migration, Mobility and Displacement, Volume 4, Number 1, 2019. Available online here.

Multimedia and Layers of Transnational Family Communication

Authors: Howard Nicholas, Xuan Thu Dang, Donna Starks

in Migration, Mobility and Displacement, Volume 4, Number 1, 2019. Available online here.

Digital Family Ethnography: Lessons from Fieldwork amongst Indonesians in Australia

Author: Monika Winarnita

in Migration, Mobility and Displacement, Volume 4, Number 1, 2019. Available online here.

Meat Eating and the Transition from Plant-Based Diets among Urban Indians

Authors:  Matthew B. Ruby and Tani Khara

in M/C Journal, 2019, Volume 22, Number 22. Available online here.

“What We Have Shared Is Actually a Big Secret”: Group Art Therapy With Divorced Single Mothers in Malaysia

Authors: Patricia Fenner and Zakaria B. Mohamad

in Art Therapy, 2019; DOI: 10.1080/07421656.2019.1609327

Quantifying the impact of language on the performance of international accounting students: A cognitive load theory perspective

Authors: Helen Yang and Alan Farley

in English for Specific Purposes, 2019 (forthcoming); DOI: 10.1016/j.esp.2019.03.003

A Sino-American Grand Bargain: Hope or Hyperbole?

Author: Nick Bisley

in Peter J. Dean, Stephan Fruhling, Brendan Taylor (eds) After American Primacy: Imagining the Future of Australia's Defence (Melbourne: Melbourne University Publishing), 2019

Australia's Whole-of-government Indo-Pacific

Author: Euan Graham

in John Hemmings (ed) Infrastructure, Ideas, and Strategy in the Indo-Pacific (London: Henry Jackson Society), 2019. PDF available here.

Interior Ethnic Minority Boarding Schools: China’s Bold and Unpredictable Educational Experiment - Special Issue

Guest Editor: James Leibold

in Asian Studies Review, Volume 43, 2019 - Issue 1; DOI:

Cultural and Political Disciplining inside China’s Dislocated Minority Schooling System

Authors: James Leibold and Timothy A. Grose

in Asian Studies Review, Volume 43, 2019 - Issue 1, pages 16-35; DOI:

Uyghur Graduates’ Ethnicity in their Dislocated Life Experience: Employment Expectations, Choices and Obstacles

Author: Yangbin Chen

in Asian Studies Review, Volume 43, 2019 - Issue 1, pages 75-93; DOI:

Mobilities of Older Chinese Rural-Urban Migrants: A Case Study in Beijing

Authors:  Yang Cheng, Mark Rosenberg, Rachel Winterton, Irene Blackberry and Siyao Gao

in International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2019, 16(3), 488; DOI:


What happens to the labour supply and schooling of the children left behind by temporary migrants?

Authors: Alison Booth and Yuji Tamura

in Singapore Economic Review, [Epub ahead of print], 2018. DOI:

Indigenous Efflorescence: Beyond Revitalisation in Sapmi and Ainu Mosir

Edited by: Gerald Roche, Hiroshi Maruyama, Åsa Virdi Kroik

Australian National University Press, 2018

The Post-Colonial Security Dilemma : Timor-Leste and the International Community

Author: Rebecca Strating

ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute, 2018

India and the Anglosphere Race, Identity and Hierarchy in International Relations

Author: Alexander Davis

Routledge, 2018

Agriculture as a Metaphor for Creativity in All Human Endeavors

Editors: Anderssen, R.S., Broadbridge, P., Fukumoto, Y., Kajiwara, K., Simpson, M., Turner, I.

Springer (2018)

This book is a collection of papers presented at the 'Forum "Math-for-Industry" 2016 ' (FMfl2016), held at Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia, on November 21–23, 2016.

Integrable Discrete Model for One-dimensional Soil Water Infiltration

Authors: Dimetre Triadis, Philip Broadbridge, Kenji Kajiwara and Ken-Ichi Maruno

in Studies in Applied Mathematics, 140 (4), 483-507 (2018)

Interior Ethnic Minority Boarding Schools: China’s Bold and Unpredictable Educational Experiment

Author: James Leibold

in Asian Studies Review (2018), DOI: 10.1080/10357823.2018.1548572

Challenging the risks-based model of involuntary resettlement using evidence from the Bui Dam, Ghana

Authors: Wilmsen B, Adjartey D, van Hulten A.

in International Journal of Water Resources Development, 2018 1-19 DOI: 10.1080/07900627.2018.1471390

Two dimensional shrinking target problems in beta dynamical systems

Authors: Mumtaz Hussain and Weiliang Wang

in Bulletin of the Australian Mathematical Society, 97 (2018), no. 1, 33–42 DOI:

Measuring and preventing alcohol use and related harm among young people in Asian countries: A thematic review

Authors: Jiang, H., Xiang, X., Hao, W., Room, R., Zhang, X., Wang, X

in Global Health Research and Policy, 3(14), 1-14. DOI:

Figuring Victims in International Criminal Justice: The case of the Khmer Rouge Tribunal

Author: Maria Elander

Routledge, 2018

Contribution of osmotic suction to shear strength of unsaturated high plasticity silty soil

Authors: Eng-Choon Leong, Hossam Abuel-Naga

in Geomechanics for Energy and the Environment 15 (2018) 65-73 DOI:

Series-parallel structure-oriented electrical conductivity model of saturated clays

Authors: Md Farhad Hasan, Hossam Abuel-Naga, Philip Broadbridge and E.-C. Leong

in Applied Clay Science, 2018 (September) DOI:

Experimental-artificial intelligence approach for characterizing electrical resistivity of partially saturated clay liners

Authors: AL Rashid Q.A., Abuel-Naga H.M., Leong E.-C., Lu Y. and Al Abadi H.

in Applied Clay Science, 2018 (May) DOI:

Effect of water salinity on the water retention curve of geosynthetic clay liners

Authors: Yi Lu, Hossam Abuel-Naga, Eng-Choon Leong, Abdelmalek Bouazza and Peter Lock

in Geotextiles and Geomembranes, 2018 (December) DOI:

Is there a problem with the Quad?

Author: Nick Bisley

A China Matters Policy Brief

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Resignifying ‘responsibility’: India, exceptionalism and nuclear non-proliferation

Authors: Priya Chako and Alexander E Davis

in Asian Journal of Political Science published 13 June, 2018
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Challenges of local ownership: Understanding the outcomes of the international community’s ‘Light Footprint’ approach to the Nepal peace process

Author: Jasmine-Kim Westendorf

in Journal of Intervention and Statebuilding, 2018 (May) DOI: 10.1080/17502977.2018.1472963

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Teaching “soft skills” to university students in China: the feasibility of an Australian approach

Authors: Li Yan, Yang Yinghong, Siu Man (Carrie) Lui, Mary Whiteside & Komla Tsey

in Educational Studies, DOI: 10.1080/03055698.2018.1446328
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‘An act of faith’ or a new ‘Brown Empire’? The dismissal of India’s international anti-Racism, 1945–1961

Author: Davis, A and Thakur, V.

in Commonwealth & Comparative Politics published 17 Dec, 2017.
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Australia Faces Contested Asia

Author: Nick Bisley

in Regional Security Outlook 2018 editors Ron Huisken and Kathryn Brett pp 29-31, Council for Security Cooperation in the Asia-Pacific (CSCAP), 2018

Chen Quanguo: The Strongman Behind Beijing's Securitization Strategy in Tibet and Xinjiang

Authors: Zenz, A and Leibold, J.

in China Brief, 17.12 (September 21)
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The measurement properties of the spence children's anxiety scale-parent version in a large international pooled sample of young people with autism spectrum disorder

Authors: Magiati, Iliana & Wei Lerh, Jian & Hollocks, Matthew & Uljarevic, Mirko & Rodgers, Jacqui & McConachie, Helen & Ozsivadjian, Ann & South, Mikle & Van Hecke, Amy & Hardan, Antonio & Libove, Robin & Leekam, Susan & Simonoff, Emily.

in Autism Research (2017), June, DOI: 10.1002/aur.1809

'I Feel Free’: the Experience of a Peer Education Program with Fijians with Spinal Cord Injury

Authors: Chaffey,LY., & Bigby, C.

in Journal of Developmental and Physical Disabilities, (2017)
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Health Education by Peers with Spinal Cord Injury: a Scoping Review

Authors: Chaffey,LY., & Bigby, C.

in Journal of Developmental and Physical Disability, (2017)
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Delivery of Essential Medicines to Primary Care Institutions and its Association with Procurement Volume and Price: A Case Study in Hubei Province

Authors: Tang, Y., Liu, CJ., & Zhang, X.

in China Applied Health Economics & Health Policy, 15(1), 57-64
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Inequality in the distribution of health resources and health services in China: hospitals versus primary care institutions.

Authors: Zhang T, Yu Y, Ren J, Sun L, Liu CJ

in International Journal for Equity in Health (16) 42. DOI: 10.1186/s12939-017-0543-9

Perceived impacts of the national essential medicines system: a cross-sectional survey of health workers in urban community health services in China.

Authors: Tao Zhang, Chaojie Liu, Jianping Ren, Sheng Wang, Xianhong Huang, Qing Guo.

in BMJ Open

Tolerating dissimilar other when primed with death: Neural evidence of self-control engaged by interdependent people in Japan

Authors: Yanagisawa, K., Kashima, E., Moriya, H., Masui, K., Furutani, K., Yoshida, H., Ura, M., & Nomura, M.

in Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 12(6), 910-917. DOI: 10.1093/scan/nsx012
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Alcohol marketing and youth drinking in Asia

Authors: Jiang, H., Xiang, X., Waleewong, O. and Room, R.

in Addiction, Vol 112, Issue 8, August 2017
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A Communal Affair over International Affairs: The Arrival of IR in Late Colonial India

Authors: Vineet Thakur & Alexander E. Davis

in South Asia: Journal of South Asian Studies. Published online: July 31, 2017.
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The measurement properties of the spence children's anxiety scale-parent version in a large international pooled sample of young people with autism spectrum disorder

Authors: Magiati, I., Lerh, J.W., Hollocks, M., Uljarevic, M, Rodgers, J., McConachi, H., Ozsivadjian, A., South, M., Ven Hecke, A., Hardan, A., Libove, R., Leekman, S., Simonoff, E.

in Autism Research 2017, June 2 doi: 10.1002/aur.1809

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Integrated Asia: Australia's Dangerous New Strategic Geography

Author: Nick Bisley

Centre of Gravity series paper #31, Strategic & Defence Studies Centre, ANU, May 2017

Damming China’s rivers to expand its cities: the urban livelihoods of rural people displaced by the Three Gorges Dam

Author: Brooke Wilmsen

in Urban Geography May 2017

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“Have You Noticed any Changes upon your Return”? Vietnamese Alumni After Their Australian University Experiences

Authors: Starks, D and Nicholas, H

in Journal of Intercultural Communication Research, Vol 46, Issue 3, 2017
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Impaired Activation of Visual Attention Network for Motion Salience is Accompanied by Reduced Functional Connectivity between Frontal Eye Fields and Visual Cortex in Strabismic Amblyopia

Authors: Wang H, Crewther SG, Liang M, Laycock R, Yu T, Alexander B, Crewther DP, Wang J, Yin Z.

in Frontiers in Human Neuroscience. 2017 Apr 21;11:195. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2017.00195. eCollection 2017.  PMID: 28484381
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Xinjiang’s Rapidly Evolving Security State

Authors: Zenz, A, and Leibold, J

in China Brief Volume: 17 Issue: 4
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Project management in health and community services: getting good ideas to work. Allen & Unwin: Sydney.

Authors: Dwyer J, Liang Z, Thiessen V and Martini A

People’s Medical Publishing House, China, 2017 (Chinese Translation - originally published in 2013 under Allen and Unwin, Sydney)

Research Collaboration between Australian and Indian Universities: potential for growth

Author: John Bayliss

An Australia India Institute report produced by AII Founding Partner La Trobe University for the Australian Commonwealth’s Department of Education and Training
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Pathways to India - Promoting Student Mobility

Author: John Bayliss

Feasibility report published by La Trobe Asia.
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Following resettlers through time: The value of longitudinal data collection for understanding the livelihood impacts of the Three Gorges Dam, China

Authors: Brooke Wilmsen and A. van Hulten

in Impact Assessment and Project Appraisal, Special Edition 35(1) 2017

Assessing Health-Related Quality of Life of Chinese Adults in Heilongjiang Using EQ-5D-3L

Authors: Huang, W.D., Yu, H.J., Liu, C.J., Liu, G.X., Wu, Q.H., Zhou, J., Zhang, X., Zhao, X.W., Shi, L.M., Xu, X.X.

in International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 14(3), 224. Retrieved from

Factors associated with the quality of life of family caregivers for leukemia patients in China

Authors: Yu, H., Li, L., Liu, C.J., Huang, W., Zhou, J., Fu, W., Ma, Y., Li, S., Chang, Y., Liu, G., Wu, Q.

in Health and Quality of Life Outcomes, 15: 55. DOI: 10.1186/s12955-017-0628-6

Perceived challenges to achieving universal health coverage: a cross-sectional survey of social health insurance managers/administrators in China

Authors: Shan, L., Wu, Q., Liu, C., Li, Y., Cui, Y., Liang, Z., Hao, Y., Liang, L., Ning, N., Ding, D., Pan, Q., & Han, L.

in BMJ Open, 7(5). doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2016-014425

Issues in 21st Century World Politics

3rd edition
Editors: Mark Beeson and Nick Bisley

Macmillan Education UK, 2017


Solvable extensions of negative Ricci curvature of filiform Lie groups.

Author:  Nikolayevsky, Y.

Published in Mathematische Nachrichten, 289 (2016), 321-331.

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Public reporting as a prescriptions quality improvement measure in primary care settings in China: variations in effects associated with diagnoses

Authors: Tang Y, Liu CJ, Zhang X,

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Community preparedness for emergency: A cross-sectional survey of residents in Heilongjiang of China.

Authors: Xu WL, Hao YH, Wu QH, Ning N, You J, Liu CJ, Jiao ML, Gao LJ, Kang Z, Liang LB, Sun H, Cui Y, Li Y, Han XN, Fang X, Zhao XY, Hu M, Ding D, Gao H & Lu J.

in BMJ Open 5:e008479 doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2015-008479

How Prepared Are Hospitals’ Emergency Management Capacity? Factors Influencing Efficiency of Disaster Rescue

Authors: Gao, L., Wu, Q., Li, Y., Ding, D., Hao, Y., Cui, Y., Kang, Z., Jiao, M., Liang, L., Ferrier, A., Ning, N. and Sun, H.

in Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness 1-8 DOI: 10.1017/dmp.2016.25

Identifying weaknesses in national health emergency response skills and techniques with emergency responders: A cross-sectional study from China

Authors: Ren, J., Wu, Q., Hao, Y., Ferrier, A., Sun, H., Ding, D., Ning, N., Cui, Yu.

in American Journal of Infection Control 45(1):e1-e6. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2016.10.001

Prescribing Patterns in Outpatient Clinics of Township Hospitals in China: A Comparative Study before and after the 2009 Health System Reform

Authors: Ding, D., Pan, Q., Shan, L., Liu, C.J., Gao, L., Hao, Y., Song, J., Ning, N., Cui, Y.,  Li, Y., Qi, X., Liang, C., Wu, Q., Liu, G.

in Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 13(7), 679; doi:10.3390/ijerph13070679

Patient Satisfaction with Hospital Inpatient Care: Effects of Trust, Medical Insurance and Perceived Quality of Care

Authors: Shan, L., Li, Y., Ding, D., Wu, Q., Liu, C.J., Jiao, M., Hao, Y., Han, Y., Gao, L., Hao, J., Wang, L., Xu, W., Ren, J.

in PLoS ONE 11(10): e0164366. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0164366

Correlates of unequal access to preventive care in China: a multilevel analysis of national data from the 2011 China Health and Nutrition Survey

Authors: Huang C, Liu CJ, Pan XF, Liu X, Li NX

in BMC Health Service Research 16:177 DOI 10.1186/s12913-016-1426-2

Urban–rural disparity in utilization of preventive care services in China

Authors: Liu X, Li N, Liu CJ, Ren X, Liu D, Gao B, Liu Y

in Medicine 95(37):e4783, 2016

Self-esteem modulates amygdala-ventrolateral prefrontal cortex connectivity in response to mortality threats

Authors: Yanagisawa, K., Abe, N., Kashima, E. S., & Nomura, M.
in Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 145(3), 273-283.

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Analytic Cut and Interpolation for Bi-Intuitionistic Logic

Authors: Kowalski, T and Ono, H

in The Review of Symbolic Logic, December 2016
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Beijing's Eyes and Ears Grow Sharper in Xinjiang

Authors: Leibold, J, and Zenz, A

in Foreign Affairs, December 2016
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Australia's Strategic Culture and Asia's Changing Regional Order

Author:  Nick Bisley

in The National Bureau of Asian Research, NBR Special Report #60, December 2016
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Expanding capitalism in rural China through land acquisition and land reforms

Author: Brooke Wilmsen

in Journal of Contemporary China. 25(101): 701-717, 2016 [Selected as the 2016 Journal of Contemporary China Editor's Choice Article]
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Mega dams and resistance: The case of the Three Gorges Dam, China

Authors: Brooke Wilmsen and M. Webber

in Demanding Rights: Claiming Justice in the Global South, Jean Grugel, Anders Uhlin, Jewellord Nem Singh and Lorenza Fontana, Palgrave Macmillan, London, 2016.

After the deluge: The longer-term impacts of the Three Gorges Dam

Author: Brooke Wilmsen

in World Development 84: 41-54
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Civil Society and Gender-Based Violence: Expanding the Horizons of Transitional Justice

Author: Nicola Henry

in Australian Feminist Law Journal 42:1, 119-136, DOI: 10.1080/13200968.2016.1175334
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Harnessing the State: Social Transformation, Infrastructural Development, and the Changing Governance of Water Systems in the Kangra District of the Indian Himalayas

Author: Harry Fischer

in Annals of the Association of American Geographers - October 2016
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The minzu net: China's fragmented national form

Author: James Leibold

in Nations and Nationalism 22.3 (June): 423-28.
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Interethnic conflict in the PRC: Xinjiang and Tibet as Exceptions?

Author: James Leibold

in Ethnic Conflict and Protest in Tibet and Xinjiang: Unrest in China's West, eds. Ben Hillman and Gray Tuttle, pp. 223-250, New York: Columbia University Press, 2016.

Social context affects tail displays by Phrynocephalus vlangalii lizards from China

Authors: Richard A. Peters, Jose A. Ramos, Juan Hernandez, Yayong Wu and Yin Qi

in Scientific Reports 6, Article number: 31573 (2016) ,
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Alcohol and the Sustainable Development Goals

Authors: Jiang, H., Xiang, X., Room, R., and Hao, W.

in The Lancet, Vol 388, No.10051 (DOI:
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Australia’s Changing Perception of Japan: From Source of Anxiety to ‘Closest Friend in Asia

Author: Nick Bisley

in Sengo 70 Nenwo Koete- Doitsu no Sentaku, Nihon no Kanyo” ( Beyond 70 Years after the World War II: International Engagement of Germany and Japan) edited by Toshiya Nakamura.

Creeping Islamophobia: China’s Hui Muslims in the Firing Line

Author: James Leibold

in China Brief Volume 16, Issue 10
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Okinawan Women Demand U.S. Forces Out After Another Rape and Murder: Suspect an ex-Marine and U.S. Military Employee

Authors: Takazato Suzuyo, Steve Rabson and Emma Dalton

in The Asia-Pacific Journal June 1, 2016 vol. 14, issue 11, no. 4
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Regional party networks and the limits of democratic norm diffusion in Southeast Asia

Author: Dirk Tomsa

in International Political Science Review, April 2016

Han cybernationalism and state territorialization in the People's Republic of China

Author: James Leibold

in China Information March 2016 vol. 30 no. 1 3-28

Perception of Nepalese dental hygiene and dentistry students towards the dental hygienists profession

Authors: Knevel, R.J.M., Gussy, M.G., Farmer, J., and Karimi, L.

in Int J Dent Hygiene 15, 2017; 219–228 DOI: 10.1111/idh.12192
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Solvable extensions of negative Ricci curvature of filiform Lie groups

Author: Yuri Nikolayeksky

in Mathematische Nachrichten, 289 (2016), 321-331 DOI: 10.1002/mana.201500019

Witch-Hunt and Conspiracy: The ‘Ninja Case’ in East Java

Author: Nicholas Herriman

Monash University Publishing, 2016


Use of appropriate healthcare technologies in rural Zhejiang of China.

Authors: Ren JP, Liu CJ, Gao QS, Yang LP, Guo Q

Read in BMC Health Services Research (15):295  doi:10.1186/s12913-015-0947-4

Implementation of national essential medicine policy and its influencing factors: a cross-sectional study of township hospitals in China.

Authors: Yang LP, Liu CJ, Ferrier A, Zhang XP

Read in Social Science & Medicine doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2015.08.044

Urban-rural inequality regarding drug prescriptions in primary care facilities - a pre-post comparison of the National Essential Medicines Scheme of China.

Authors: Yao, Q., Liu, C., Ferrier, J. A., Liu, Z., Sun, J. (2015)

Read in: Int J Equity Health, 14, 58. doi:10.1186/s12939-015-0186-7.

Nepalese dental hygiene and dental students’ career choice motivation and plans after graduation: a descriptive cross-sectional comparison

Authors: Knevel,  R.J.M., Gussy, M.G., Farmer, J., and Karimi, L.

in BMC Medical Education 2015 Dec 11;15(1):1.  DOI: 10.1186/s12909-015-0500-5
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Agenda setting and evidence in maternal health: connecting research and policy in Timor-Leste

Authors: Wild, K, Kelly, P, Barclay, L and Martin, N

in Frontiersin Public Health, 10 September 2015

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Rice SPX-Major Facility Superfamily3, a Vacuolar Phosphate Efflux Transporter, Is Involved in Maintaining Phosphate Homeostasis in Rice

Authors: Wang C, Yue W, Ying Y, Wang S, Secco D, Liu Y, Whelan J, Tyerman SD, Shou H

in Plant Physiology 169(4):2822-31

Dancing the Feminine: Gender & Identity Performances by Indonesian Migrant Women

Author: Monika Winarnita

Sussex Academic Press, 2015

Art and Mental Health in Samoa

Authors: Brigid Ryan, Margaret Goding, Patricia Fenner, Steven Percival, Wendy Percival, Leua Latai, Lisi Petaia, Fuimaono Karl Pulotu-Endemann, Ian Parkin, George Tuitama, Chee Ng.

Australian Psychiatry 2015, Vol 23(6) Supplement 55-58.

China's Ethnic Policy Under Xi Jinping

Author: James Leibold

in China Brief, Volume 15, Issue 20
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Segregated Diversity: Uyghur Residential Patterns in Xinjiang, China

Authors: James Leibold and Danielle Xiaodan Deng

in Hayes, A and Clarke, M (eds) Inside Xinjiang: Space, Place and Powser in China's Muslim Far Northwest, London, Routledge, 2015

The law of the people: civil society war crimes tribunal and wartime sexual violence

Author: Nicola Henry

in A. Powell, N. Henry & A. Flynn (eds.). Rape justice: beyond the realm of criminal law. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015

A Casparian strip domain-like gene, CASPL, negatively alters growth and cold tolerance

Authors: Jinghua Yang, Changqing Ding, Baochen Xu, Cuiting Chen, Reena Narsai, Jim Whelan, Zhongyuan Hu & Mingfang Zhang

Scientific Reports 5, 14299; doi: 10.1038/srep14299 (2015)

Stress induced gene expression drives transient DNA methylation changes at adjacent repetitive elements

Authors: David Secco, Chuang Wang, Huixia Shou, Matthew D Schultz, Serge Chiarenza, Laurent Nussaume, Joseph R Ecker, James Whelan, Ryan Lister

eLife 2015;4:e09343. DOI: 10.7554/eLife.09343

RNA-Seq analysis identifies key genes associated with haustorial development in the root hemiparasite Santalum album

Authors: Xinhua Zhang, Oliver Berkowitz, Jaime A. Teixeira da Silva, Muhan Zhang, Guohua Ma, James Whelan and Jun Duan

Frontiers in Plant Science, September 2015, Volume 6, Article 661

Why Peace Processes Fail: Negotiating Insecurity After Civil War

Author: Jasmine-Kim Westendorf

Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2015
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Performing Ethnocultural Identity on the Sinophone Internet: Testing the Limits of Minzu

Author: James Leibold

Asian Ethnicity, 16.3, pp 274-293
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South Asians and Anglo Australians with heart disease in Australia

Authors: Sabrina Gupta, Rosalie Aroni, Siobhan Lockwood, Indra Jayasuriya and Helena Teede

Australian Health Review, June 2015
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Language and superdiversity: Indonesians knowledging at home and abroad

Author: Zane Goebel

New York: Oxford University Press, 2015

Australia and the Region that 1945 Created: The Long History of Contemporary Strategy

Author: Nick Bisley

The Korean Journal of Defense Analysis, Vol27 Number 2, June 2015, pp 247-261
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Local Politics and Corruption in Indonesia's Outer Islands

Author: Dirk Tomsa

Bijdragen tot de Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde/Journal of the Humanities and Social Sciences of Southeast Asia, Volume 171, Issue 2-3, 2015, pp 196-219.

Carrot and Stick Tactics Fail to Calm China's Ethnic Antagonism

Author: James Leibold

East Asian Forum Quarterly, 7.1 (April), pp 6-8
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China's Engagement with Regional Security Multilateralism: The Case of the Shangri-La Dialogue

Authors: Nick Bisley and Brendan Taylor

Contemporary Southeast Asia, Volume 37, Number 1, April 2015, pp 29-48

Breastfeeding Support at Yayasan Bumi Sehat: A Student Midwife's Reflections

Author: Lindsey Jean Stirling (final year student in Nursing and Midwifery)

Midwifery Today, Spring 2015 pp. 38-39

Japanese Questions: Discourse, Context and Language

Author: Lidia Tanaka

Bloomsbury, 2015
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Language, Gender and Culture

Author: Lidia Tanaka

in Sharifian, F. (ed). The Routledge Handbook of Language and Culture. Routledge, 2015

Balance of Incentives: Why North Korea Interacts with the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change

Author: Benjamin Habib

Pacific Affairs, Volume 88, Number 1, March 2015, pp. 75-97(23)
Source: Pacific Affairs


Public reporting improves antibiotic prescribing for upper respiratory tract infections in primary care: a matched-pair cluster-randomized trial in China.

Authors: Yang LP, Liu CJ,  Wang LJ,  Yin X, Zhang XP

Read in Health Research Policy and Systems 12(1):61

Cost-Effectiveness of Colorectal Cancer Screening Protocols in Urban Chinese Populations.

Authors: Huang WD, Liu GX, Zhang X, Fu WQ, Zheng S, Wu QH, Liu CJ, Liu Y, Cai SR, Huang YQ

Read in PLOS ONE 9(10): e109150. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0109150

Identifying Determinants of Socioeconomic Inequality in Health Service Utilization among Patients with Chronic Non-communicable Diseases in China.

Author: X Xie,Q Wu, Y Hao, G Liu,N Ning, L Xu, CJ Liu,Y Li, Z Kang, H Yin, C He, Liu G

Read in PLoS ONE 9(6): e100231. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0100231

Catastrophic health expenditure and rural household impoverishment in China: what role does the New Cooperative Health Insurance Scheme play?

Authors: Y Li, Q Wu, CJ Liu, N Ning, G Liu, Y Hao, Z Kang

in PLOS ONE 9(4):

Minority Education in China: Balancing Unity and Diversity in an Era of Critical Pluralism

Editors: James Leibold and Yangbin Chen

Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 2014

Chapters in this book:

Introduction: Minority Education in China: Balancing Unity and Diversity in an Era of Critical Pluralism

Authors: James Leibold and Yangbin Chen
pp. 1-24

Han Chinese Reactions to Preferential Minority Education in the PRC

Author: James Leibold

Conflict in the East China Sea: Would ANZUS Apply?

Authors: Nick Bisley (La Trobe), Brendan Taylor (ANU)

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A Family Divided: The CCP's Central Ethnic Work Conference

Author: James Leibold

China Brief, 14.21 (November)
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How the East Asia Summit Can Achieve its Potential

Authors: Nick Bisley (La Trobe), Malcolm Cook (ISEAS)

ISEAS perspective, #56, 2014
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Agglomeration effects of inter-firm backward and forward linkages: evidence from Japanese manufacturing investment in China

Authors:  Nobuaki Yamashita (LTU),  T. Matsuura and K. Nakajima

Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, Vol.34, 2014, pp.24-41

Xinjiang Work Forum Marks New Policy of 'Ethnic Mingling'

Author: James Leibold

China Brief, 14.12 (June)
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North Korean Economic Development and the Urban Landscape of Rason

Author: Benjamin Habib

in Green, C. (ed). Tumen Triangle Documentation Project: Sourcing the Chinese-North Korean Border. Sino:NK, pp. 25-28, 2014.

Catastrophic health expenditure and rural household impoverishment in China: what role does the new cooperative health insurance scheme play?

Authors: Ye Li, Qunhong Wu (LTU Adjunct), Chaojie Liu (LTU), Zheng Kang, Xin Xie, Hui Yin,  Mingli Jiao  , Guoxiang Liu (LTU Adjunct), Yanhua Hao (LTU Adjunct), Ning Ning

PLoS One. 2014; 9(4): e93253, published online 8 April, 2014.

Australia and Asia's Trilateral Dilemmas: Between Beijing and Washington?

Author: Nick Bisley

Asian Survey,54.2, 2014, pp. 297-318.
Source: JSTOR

Xinhai Remembered: From Han Racial Revolution to Great Revival of the Chinese Nation

Author: James Leibold

Asian Ethnicity, 15.1, pp. 1-20
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Ethnic Policy in the PRC: Is Reform Inevitable?

Author: James Leibold

Honolulu: East-West Center, 2013

DPRK Meets UNFCCC: An Introduction to North Korea's Interactions with the International Climate Change Regime

Author: Benjamin Habib

International Review of Korean Studies, 10(1), 2013, pp.65-90
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A Rebalance to Where?  US Strategic Geography in Asia

Author: Nick Bisley, Andrew Phillips

Survival: Global Politics and Strategy, 55.5, 2013, pp. 95-114
Source: IISS
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"An ally for all the years to come": why Australia is not a conflicted US ally

Author: Nick Bisley

Australian Journal of International Affairs, 67.4, 2013, pp. 403-18
Source: Taylor & Francis
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