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.


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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