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Researcher: Gelber, H (Professor Harry Gelber)

Fields of Research

International relations
Australian government and politics
Public administration
Government and politics of Asia and the Pacific
Political science

Research Objectives

International relations
Defence and security policy
Government and politics
Political systems

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A Few Marines Won't Upset the Asia-Pacific Balance
Australia's geo-political strategy and the defence budget; Quadrant
Australia's National Security Strategy: it's more than Asia
China as 'Victim'? The Opium War that Wasn't
China's 20 Steps Towards Superpower
China's Economic Problems: Implications for China's foreign policy; The Sydney Papers
China's military build-up : a cause for concern?
Immigration, The Nation and Multiculturalism
Intellectuals and International Relations
Is Australia's Identity Changing?; Quadrant
Is China's 'Rise' All It Seems?
Nations out of Empires: European Nationalism and the Transformation of Asia; Palgrave
No Closure in Afganistan; Quadrant
Opium, soldiers and evangelicals: Englands 1840-42 war with China, and its aftermath; Palgrave MacMillan
Power Shift: Correspondence; Quarterly Essay
Reader reply: Australia's reach and the Indo-Pacific
Reader riposte: Questioning the rise of the east
Review of The High Road to China by Kate Teltscher
Richard Casey and the Development of an Australian Foreign Service
Sovereignty Through Interdependence; Kluwer Law International Ltd
The big Picture: Australian foreign affairs and defence
The Dragon and the Foreign Devils: China and the World, 1100 BC to the Present; Bloomsbury
The Long Search for Australian Identity
The Rise of China and Australia's Security; Quadrant
West all at sea over Chinese Navy
PRELUDE TO THE OPIUM WAR? BRITISH REACTIONS TO THE ''NAPIER FIZZLE' AND ATTITUDES TO CHINA IN THE MID-1830s

Research Projects

The impact of economic and technical interdependence...; United States Institute of Peace (USIP)

Research Candidate Supervision

Praxis and critical theory
The American civil war and military technological change