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INNER CITY APARTMENTS

In August last year the New South Wales parliament changed the legislation on Short Term Rental Accommodation (STRA)... more (10/1/19)


URBANIZATION HANDBOOK 

Interested in Asian cities? The Handbook of Urbanization in Southeast Asia is published ... more (3/1/19)


FIRST 2019 BLOG

Four years in Pyrmont and I still get a buzz from living in this high-density inner city suburb... more (1/1/19)


THE GIG ECONOMY 

We all know about Air B&B, right? And yes it has worked for me... more (21/12/18)


RISKS FOR HUMANITIES, SOCIAL SCIENCES

Humanities and social sciences will wither if they retreat into ideological corners’... more (7/12/18)


DELTA TOWN BLUES

John Henshall’s Downtown Revitalisation and Delta Blues in Clarksdale, Mississippi... more (7/12/18)


A ROYAL (SOCIETY) EVENT

What do artificial intelligence, a stressed global environment and weakening social cohesion have in common?... more (2/12/18) 


FOREIGN INFLUENCE 2

The rise of China as an economic and military power... more (18/11/18)


VALE JOHN BEATON

Dr John Beaton, Director of the Academy of Social Sciences... more (10/11/18)


POLITICAL ARTY PARTY

Politics is enduring, yet often frustrating... more (24/10/18)

 

2019 Blog

  1. Bullet Inner city apartments

  2. Bullet Urbanization handbook

  3. Bullet First 2019 blog


New Times Higher Education


  1. BulletHumanities and social sciences will wither if they retreat into ideological corners‘ 8/12/18

  2. BulletCould limiting foreign influence also limit overseas income?’ 30/8/18







New Project Artistica


  1. Bullet #1 Port Moresby: university days

  2. Bullet#2 Place, Emotion, Memory: Papua New Guinea

  3. Bullet#6 Grey Suits and Red Stars: Vietnam 1983

  4. Bullet#7 The Socialist City Vietnam



New Books and Writers

Book Reviews 2008-2018


  1. Bullet Bob Carr Run For Your Life Coming soon

  2. Bullet Clive Hamilton  Silent Invasion. China’s Influence in Australia

  3. Bullet Gareth Evans Incorrigible Optimist. A Political Memoir

  4. Bullet Philippe Paquet Simon Lays. Navigator Between Two Worlds

  5. Bullet Bernadette Brennan A Writing Life: Helen Garner











Routledge Handbook of Urbanization in Southeast Asia. Edited by Rita Padawangi and published by Routledge, Oxford, 2019.





    



Planning Asian Cities: Risks and Resilience. Edited by Stephen Hamnett and Dean Forbes and published by Routledge, London, 2011.

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International University Campuses and the Knowledge Economy: The University City Project in Adelaide’. On the Global Policy and Wiley Online Library sites (November 2014).

























Yezore Dimer: Ethiopian film







Dean Forbes


  1. Bullet Twitter Page

  2. Bullet LinkedIn Page

  3. Bullet Facebook Page

  4. Bullet Instagram Page New!











Online Short-Reads


  1. Bullet Policy Forum Asia Pacific Policy Society ANU

  2. Bullet The Interpreter Lowy Institute

  3. Bullet John Menadue Pearls and Irritations

  4. Bullet Opinion & Analysis Global Policy

  5. Bullet The Conversation

  6. Bullet The Impact Blog London School of Economics

  7. Bullet Campus Morning Mail

  8. Bullet Global Higher Ed

  9. Bullet University World News





 
2018 Blog
 The gig economy
 Risks for humanities, soc sciences
 Delta town blues
 A royal (society) event
 Foreign influence 2
 Vale John Beaton
 Political arty party
 A brief manifesto
 Geographers who are PMs
 Populism strikes
 Ave atque vale 
 Revisiting the Asia Pacific
 I’m a newspaper tragic
 Foreign influence 1
 The Kimberley
 Poldark is back
 PNG’s articulate DPM
 Chinese students undeterred
 The Socialist City Vietnam
 Vale Tom Wolfe
 Grey suits and red stars #6
 The Malaysian election
 Townske Vietnam
 10 blogging years
 Don’t shoot me, I’m a reader
 MONA on Townske
 Wilson Center
 Incorrigible optimist 
 Shuffling into 2018 Archive_18.htmlshapeimage_9_link_0

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