Book Reviews

Forthcoming Book Reviews

  • Book reviews that have been received by Pacific Affairs and will be published in an upcoming issue. Please note that minor textual changes may occur before final publication in our print and official online edition (hosted by IngentaConnect).


Current Book Reviews

  • Book reviews that appear in the current issue. These are final (published) versions.


Recent Book Reviews

  • Recently published book reviews. These are final versions.

Starting with Volume 87 (2014) Pacific Affairs will be posting all book reviews online.

Please note we do not accept unsolicited book reviews

Our mandate is to review books that focus on important current political, economic, and social issues throughout Asia and the Pacific. Pacific Affairs only accepts books for review that were published in the preceding two years. We do not accept textbooks, reference materials, works of fiction, or literary analysis, or books where the main chronological coverage pre-dates 1900.

If you feel you are qualified to be a reviewer for Pacific Affairs please fill out our Book Reviewer Information Form.

Note, students must be enrolled in a PhD program.




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