How Can We Explain the East Asian Peace?

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Time: Thursday, 26 September 2019 10:00-13:00
Place: PRIO, Hausmanns gate 3, Oslo

How Can We Explain the East Asian Peace?
Cox's Bazaar, Bangladesh at sunset. Photo: Gudrun Østby / PRIO

​PRIO Research Professor and former director Stein Tønnesson leads the East Asia Peace Program, a six-year research project at Uppsala University which aims to explain why and to what extent East Asia has remained relatively peaceful since 1979.

In this seminar experts Dr. Kim Yong-Bock (Chosun University in South Korea) and Dr. Radhakrishnan (Kerala University in India) will discuss some of the program's results with Tønnesson.

​Program:

Introduction by Stein Tønnesson

Keynotes by Neelakanta Radhakrishnan and Kim Yong-Bock

Response and discussion

Moderated by Alexander Harang


Lunch will be provided from 13.00 to 14.00.

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