Asian studies, political science and social sciences
November 11th, 2013
The Sir Walter Murdoch Graduate School of Public Policy and International Affairs welcomed U.S. Consul General Ms Cynthia A. Griffin as part of its new Policy Seminar Series.
August 23rd, 2013
A first-of-its-kind conference hosted by Murdoch University is drawing together a ‘who’s who’ of Australian academics working in the area of Australasian history.
August 8th, 2013
The Murdoch Commission, a major international commission of inquiry into the evolving engagement of Western Australia (and Australia) in the Asian region, has marked the halfway point in its investigations and deliberations.
July 25th, 2013
A Murdoch University researcher has uncovered a little known nugget of Australian history about a Japanese push to challenge the nation’s wool dominance in the early 20th century.
May 8th, 2013
The emergence of Indonesia as a significant economic player in the Asian region, and its connections with Western Australia, were the focus of the second meeting of the Murdoch Commission in Indonesia in April
April 18th, 2013
2012 Boyer Prize winner Dr Jeffrey Wilson of Murdoch’s Asia Research Centre has published a new book unravelling the complexities of resource interdependence in the Asia-Pacific region.
April 11th, 2013
Murdoch University Professor of History and South-east Asian Studies Jim Warren has been internationally recognised for his lifetime of work on the history of the Philippines.
February 26th, 2013
Murdoch University recently hosted the inaugural meeting of the first Murdoch Commission, a major international commission of inquiry into the evolving interactions and relationships between Asia and Western Australia, and Australia more generally.
February 14th, 2013
A major international commission of inquiry into the evolving relationships between South East Asia and Western Australia convenes its first meeting in February.
January 23rd, 2013
A Murdoch University History researcher is looking at how the Australian approach to Japanese war criminals differed from that of the US following the Second World War.