I contributed a short article about my vision for the Anthropocene for the Grand Challenges initiative by the University of New South Wales (UNSW) in Sydney. Drawing on my article about the Asia-Pacific in the Anthropocene, I explained how an environmentally sustainable and socially just economic transition can help not only in empowering the Asia-Pacific … Continue reading Op-Ed: My vision for the Anthropocene is an empowered Asia-Pacific region
This paper elaborates on three propositions for converging the liberal pursuit of peace and the global pursuit of survival in the Anthropocene.
The mainstream scholarship needs to engage with the Asia-Pacific experience(s) in the Anthropocene considering the region’s vulnerability to the challenges of the Anthropocene and, at the same time, responsibility for increased anthropogenic factors.
How is the IR discipline engaging with the Anthropocene discourse? This review reveals that existing IR publications on the Anthropocene locates the non-spatial narratives of vulnerability and historical injustice, the non-modernist understanding of nature, the agency of the vulnerable, and the amplification of security issues in the Anthropocene.
9-10 December 2019