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Asia Pacific

Our researchers study the history, culture and politics of the Asia Pacific region, with significant strengths in Korea, Taiwan, China, Russia and Japan.

We are established hubs of research, teaching and public policy in the study of these countries, and run numerous conferences and symposiums inviting international key speakers.

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Cultural artefacts as cultural ambassadors: working with Taiwanese indigenous groups and museums to share, preserve and ...

Research by Professor Niki Alsford examines the connections between Taiwan and the United Kingdom in the late 19th and early 20th centuries

Wednesday 8 September 2021

Challenging stereotyped images of North Korea: opportunities to inform policymakers and the public understanding

Research led by Dr Sojin Lim on North Korea has informed policymakers’ approach to the country in the United Nations, the UK, the USA, and South Korea.

Tuesday 7 September 2021

To find out more please contact Professor Niki J.P. Alsford.