Adjunct Professor Erik Paul

Erik Paul

BA, MA (UMinnesota), PhD (UC Berkeley)

Erik is Vice President of the Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies (CPACS) at the University of Sydney and convenor of PACS6926 on Peace and Conflict in Southeast Asia in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences. He is an adjunct professor and a researcher specializing in Australia’s relations with the Asia-Pacific and issues of regional and world peace.

Selected publications

(2014) Australia as US Client State: The Geopolitics of De-Democratization and Insecurity. Palgrave Macmillan

(2012) Neoliberal Australia and US Imperialism in East Asia. Palgrave Macmillan.

(2011) Japan in the World: Shidehara Kijūrō, Pacifism, and the Abolition of War, A Book Review.Sydney: Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies, University of Sydney.

(2010) On the Geopolitical Economy of Violence in Southeast Asia, CPACS Working Paper 13/1. Sydney: Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies, University of Sydney.

(2010) Obstacles to Democratization in Southeast Asia. London: Palgrave Macmillan.

(2009) 'The Political Economy of Violence in Australia', Journal of Australian Political Economy, 63:80-107.

(2008), ‘On Euthanasia in Twentieth Century Australia’ in Stephen Gregory (ed.) Shop til you Drop: Essays on consuming and dying in Australia. Sydney: Southern Highlands Publishers.

(2007) 'Clash of Capitalisms', ISAA Review, 61(1).

(2006) Little America, Australia, the 51st State, London: Pluto Press.