The Journal of Contemporary Asia Prize
About the prize
The editors of the Journal of Contemporary Asia are pleased to present the annual award for the best article published each year.
The judging panel award the Journal of Contemporary Asia Prize of $1,000, a letter of commendation and a complimentary 1-year subscription to the Journal to the winner, and $250, a letter of commendation and a complimentary 1-year subscription to the Journal to the runner up each year.
The judging panel is drawn from the Editorial Board. The criteria for selection include consideration of the scope and aims of the Journal, with the panel judging the ways in which each article provides an alternative perspective on mainstream views on contemporary Asian issues and/or contributes to the development of theory, especially on the role of the state, class analysis, power and globalisation.