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 6Issue No.6 - 2018

Researching reptiles: New habitats for the Siamese crocodiles

Stories:

  • Drs Paul McInerney and Dr Michael Shackleton on conserving Cambodia's crocodiles.
  • Assoc. Professor Hossam Abuel-Naga on heat exchange through energy piles.
  • Dr Emiko Kashima on death anxiety in Asian cultures.
  • Dr Jason (Heng) Jiang on effective legislation of alcohol in Asia.
  • Dr Sonia Reisenhofer on providing professional education for Indonesian nurses.
  • Dr Susan Chong HIV and AIDS treatment in Malaysia.
  • Dr Kim Plummer on the genetic approach to fighting pear scab.
  • Professor Philip Broadbridge on collaborating to examine the flow of water.

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Asia Rising 5 coverIssue No.5 - 2017

India in focus

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Asia Rising 4Issue No.4 - 2017

Excavations in Nepal: Uncovering the birthplace of Buddha

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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

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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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