IAFOR Journal of Politics, Economics & Law: Volume 3 – Issue 1

IAFOR Journal of Politics, Economics & Law: Volume 3 – Issue 1
Editor: Dr Craig Mark
Published: May 2016
ISSN: 2188-9562

The IAFOR Journal of Politics, Economics & Law aims to provide interdisciplinary analysis of important issues in these vital academic fields. This issue covers the results of a range of interdisciplinary research, with multinational origins. It is an objective of this IAFOR journal to provide an opportunity for rising scholars to publish their work, with the papers in this current volume devoted to emerging academic talent, written by doctoral candidates. All four papers touch on topics that cross over in areas relevant to politics, economics and law, both domestically and internationally.


Security For Development: Tun Abdul Razak’s National Security Strategy
Amelia Yuliana Abd Wahab, Wan Hashim Wan Teh & Abdul Rahman Abdul Razak Shaik, National Defence University of Malaysia, Malaysia

Cosmopolitanism as Biopower: Creating and Targeting Cultural Others
Abhishek Choudhary, Jawaharlal Nehru University, India

Japan-China Game: Navigating through the Risk Zone
David Sarkisyan, Yerevan State University, Republic of Armenia

Yasukuni, The Soft Power of Clashing Identities
Bjorn Koolen, Ritsumeikan University, Japan