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Stubbs Richard, Professor

Richard Stubbs

Professor

Emeritus Faculty
Department of Political Science

Members
Institute on Globalization & the Human Condition

Area(s) of Interest:

Biography

Biography

Richard Stubbs has published widely on security and political economy issues especially with regard to East and Southeast Asia. His most recent research has been on East Asian regionalism, regional international relations in Southeast Asia, China-Southeast Asia relations, the fate of the Developmental State, and the Malayan Emergency.  His most recent books are Rethinking Asia’s Economic Miracle: The Political Economy of War, Prosperity and Crisis (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2005) and, as co-editor with Geoffrey R.D. Underhill, Political Economy and the Changing Global Order, 3rd Edition (Toronto and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2006) and as co-editor with Amitav Acharya, Theorizing Southeast Asian Relations (London: Routledge, 2008). His latest journal article is ‘The ASEAN Alternative: Ideas, Institutions and the Challenge to “Global” Governance’,  The Pacific Review 21 (No.4 December) 2008, 451-67.

Research

International relations and the politics of the Asia Pacific region. My current research centres on political economy and security issues in the Asia Pacific.

Education

B.Sc.(Econ) (Hons) in International Politics - University College of Wales, Aberystwyth

MA in Strategic Studies and Defence Policy Analysis - University of Lancaster

Ph.D in Political Science - University of Alberta.

Teaching

Courses

Undergraduate

3AA3 - International Politics in the Postwar Era

4GG3 - Conceptual Issues in Global Politics

4MM6 - Topics in International Politics

Graduate

769 - Political Economy of East Asia

773 - Selected Topics in International Politics

774 - Global Political Economy

Research

Books

  • Richard Stubbs, Rethinking Asia’s Economic Miracle: War, Prosperity and Crisis. Basingstoke: Palgrave, forthcoming 2005.
  • Richard Stubbs and Geoffrey R.D. Underhill, eds, Political Economy and the Changing Global Order, Third Edition. Toronto: University of Oxford Press, forthcoming 2005.
  • Richard Stubbs, Hearts and Minds in Guerrilla Warfare: The Malayan Emergency 1948-1960. Singapore: Eastern Universities Press, 2004 (Originally published by Oxford University Press, 1989).
  • Amitav Acharya, B. Michael Frolic and Richard Stubbs, eds. Democracy, Human Rights and Civil Society in Southeast Asia. Toronto: Joint Centre for Asia Pacific Studies, University of Toronto-York University, 2001, pp.208.
  • Richard Stubbs and Geoffrey R.D. Underhill, eds. Political Economy and the Changing Global Order, Second Edition. Toronto: Oxford University Press, 2000, pp.442.
  • Amitav Achary and Richard Stubbs, Theorizing Southeast Asian Relations: Emerging Debates (London Routledge, 2009), pp.134. (See Pacific Review special issue March 2006).
  • Richard Stubbs and Geoffrey R.D. Underhill, eds., Political Economy and the Changing Global Order, Third Edition (Toronto, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2006), pp.492
  • Richard Stubbs, Rethinking Asia=s Economic Miracle: The Political Economy of War, Prosperity and Crisis (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2005), pp.276.
  • Amitav Acharya, Bernard M. Frolic and Richard Stubbs, eds, Human Rights and Democratic Transition in Asia (Toronto: Joint Centre for Asia Pacific Studies, University of Toronto-York University, 2001), pp.208.

Journal Articles

  • Richard Stubbs, 'ASEAN's Leadership in East Asian Region-Building: Strength in Weakness', The Pacific Review 27 (No.4 Sept) 2014, 523-541.
  • Richard Stubbs, 'The East Asian Development State and the Great Recession: Evolving Contesting Coalitions', Contemporary Politics 17 (No.2 June) 2011, 151-166.
  • Gregory Chin and Richard Stubbs, 'China, Region Building and the China-ASEAN Free Trade Area', Review of International Political Economy 18 (3) 2011, 277.298.
  • Richard Stubbs and Mark S. Williams, 'The Poor Cousin? Canada-ASEAN Relations', International Journal 64 (No.4 Autumn) 2009, 927-40.
  • Richard Stubbs, 'Whatever Happened to the Developmental State? The Unfolding Debate', The Pacific Review 22 (No.1 March) 2009, 1-22. To be reprinted in Shawn Breslin and Richard Higgott, eds., The International Relations of the Asia-Pacific (London: Sage, 2010).
  • Richard Stubbs, >The ASEAN Alternative? Ideas, Institutions and the Challenge to >Global= Governance=, The Pacific Review21 (No.4 December) 2008, 451-67.
  • Jean Michel Montsion et Richard Stubbs, >Le pouvoir des plus faibles, L=ANASE et le projet de coopération régionale en Asie de l=Est=, Études internationales No.2 (Juin 2007), 167-87.
  • Amitav Acharya and Richard Stubbs, Guest Co-editors, >Theorizing Southeast Asian Relations=, The Pacific Review (March 2006), special issue, 125-260.
  • Sarah Eaton and Richard Stubbs, >Is ASEAN Powerful? Neo-realist Versus Constructivist Approaches to Power in Southeast Asia= The Pacific Review (March 2006), 135-56
  • Sarah Eaton and Richard Stubbs, ‘Is ASEAN Powerful? Neo-realist Versus Constructivist Approaches to Power in Southeast Asia’ The Pacific Review 18 (August 2005), forthcoming.
  • Richard Stubbs, ‘ASEAN Plus Three: Emerging East Asian Regionalism?’, Asian Survey 42 (May/June 2002), 440-55.
  • Richard Stubbs, ‘La Malaisie et la mondialisation: crise et politique de l’ambivalence’, Revue Internationale de Politique Comparée 8 (Hiver 2001), 461-72.
  • Richard Stubbs, “Signing on to Liberalization: AFTA and the Politics of Regional Economic Integration”, The Pacific Review 13 (2: 2000), 297-318.
  • Richard Stubbs, “War and Economic Development: Export Oriented Industrialization in East and Southeast Asia”, Comparative Politics 31 (April 1999), 337-55.

Book Chapters

  • Mark Beeson and Richard Stubbs, 'Introduction' in Mark Beeson and Richard Stubbs, eds, Routledge Handbook of Asian Regionalism (London: Routledge, 2012), 1-7.
  • Mark Beeson and Richard Stubbs, 'Conclusion: The Future of Asian Regionalism' in Mark Beeson and Richard Stubbs, eds,Routledge Handbook of Asian Regionalism (London: Routledge, 2012), 420-426.
  • Richard Stubbs, 'The Development State and Asian Regionalism' in Mark Beeson and Richar Stubbs, eds, Routledge Handbook of Asian Regionalism (London: Routledge, 2012), 90-99.
  • Jeff Loder, Jean Michel Montsion and Richard Stubbs, ‘Comparing East Asian and European Union Regionalism: Differences and Lessons’ in Nick Robinson, Ben Rosamond and Alex Warleigh-Lack, eds, New Regionalism and the European Union- Dialogues, Comparisons and New Research Directions (London: Routledge, 2011).
  • Richard Stubbs, >Meeting the Challenges of Region-building in ASEAN= in Mark Beeson, ed., Contemporary Southeast Asia, 2nd Edition (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009), 234-47.
  • Richard Stubbs, >From Search and Destroy to Hearts and Minds: The Evolution of British Strategy in Malaya 1948-1960' in Daniel Marston and Carter Malkasian eds, Counterinsurgency in Modern Warfare (Oxford: Osprey Publications, 2008), 113-130.
  • Richard Stubbs, >China, Southeast Asia and East Asian Economic Regionalism= in David Zweig and Chen Zhimin eds., China=s Reforms and International Political Economy (London: Routledge, 2007), 77-93.
  • Richard Stubbs and Austina J. Reed, ‘Introduction: Regionalization and Globalization’ in Richard Stubbs and Geoffrey R.D.Underhill eds, Political Economy and the Changing Global Order, Third Edition. Toronto: University of Oxford Press, 2005, forthcoming.
  • Richard Stubbs and Sarah Eaton, ‘Introduction: Responses to Globalization’ in Richard Stubbs and Geoffrey R.D.Underhill eds, Political Economy and the Changing Global Order, Third Edition. Toronto: University of Oxford Press, 2005, forthcoming.
  • Richard Stubbs, ‘ASEAN: Building Regional Cooperation’ in Mark Beeson, ed., Contemporary Southeast Asia: Regional Dynamics, National Differences. Basingstoke: Palgrave, 2004, 216-33.
  • Richard Stubbs, ‘ASEAN in 2003: Adversity and Response’ in Southeast Asian Affairs 2004 Singapore: Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, 2004, 3-17.
  • Richard Stubbs, ‘Guerrilla Strategies and British Counterinsurgency Strategies of the 1950s and 1960s: Why Was the War Lost?’ in C.C.Chin and Karl Hack eds, Dialogues with Chin Peng: New Light on the Malayan Communist Party. Singapore: University of Singapore Press, 2004, 302-06.
  • Austina Reed and Richard Stubbs, ‘ASEAN+3: Institutionalising East Asian Regionalism?’ in Lasha Tchantouridze, ed., Globalism and Regionalism: The Evolving International System. Winnipeg: Centre for Defence and Security Studies, University of Manitoba, 2002, 65-73 (equal responsiblity)
  • Amitav Acharya, B. Michael Frolic and Richard Stubbs, ‘Democracy, Human Rights and Political Transformation’ in Amitav Acharya, B. Michael Frolic and Richard Stubbs, eds., Democracy, Human Rights and Civil Society in Southeast Asia. Toronto: Joint Centre for Asia Pacific Studies, University of Toronto-York University, 2001, 11-20 (wrote first draft).
  • Amitav Acharya, B. Michael Frolic and Richard Stubbs, ‘Towards a More Open Region’ in Amitav Acharya, B. Michael Frolic and Richard Stubbs, eds., Democracy, Human Rights and Civil Society in Southeast Asia. Toronto: Joint Centre for Asia Pacific Studies, University of Toronto-York University, 2001, 201-08 (wrote first draft).
  • Richard Stubbs, ‘Performance Legitiamacy and Soft Authoritarianism’ in Amitav Acharya, B. Michael Frolic and Richard Stubbs, eds., Democracy, Human Rights and Civil Society in Southeast Asia. Toronto: Joint Centre for Asia Pacific Studies, University of Toronto-York University, 2001, 37-54.
  • Nicole Gallant and Richard Stubbs, ‘Asia-Pacific Business Activity and Regional Institution-Building’ in Justin Greenwood and Henry Jacek, eds., Organized Business and the New Global Order. Basingstoke: Macmillan, 2000, pp.99-111 (equal responsibility).
  • Richard Stubbs, ‘Introduction: Regionalization and Globalization’ in Richard Stubbs and Geoffrey R.D. Underhill, eds., Political Economy and the Changing Global Order, Second Edition. Toronto: Oxford University Press, 2000, 231-34.
  • Richard Stubbs, ‘Introduction: Globalization and State Policies’ in Richard Stubbs and Geoffrey R.D. Underhill, eds., Political Economy and the Changing Global Order, Second Edition. Toronto: Oxford University Press, 2000, 297-99.
  • Richard Stubbs, ‘States, Sovereignty and the Response of Southeast Asia’s “Miracle” Economies to Globalization’ in David A.Smith, Dorothy J. Solinger and Steven C. Topik, eds, States Sovereignty and the Global Economy. London: Routledge, 1999, 229-4.
  • Amitav Acharya and Richard Stubbs, ‘Asia Pacific Region in the Post-Cold War Era: Economic Growth, Political Change and Regional Order’ in Louise Fawcett and Yezid Sayigh, eds., The Third World Beyond the Cold War. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1999, 118-33.
  • Richard Stubbs, ‘Canada and the Asia-Pacific Towards the 21st Century: The Need for Continuous and Consistent Engagement’ in K.S. Nathan, ed., North America and the Pacific in the 21st Century: Challenges and the Prospects for Cooperative Security and Prosperity. London: ASEAN Academic Press, 1999, 187-206.
  • Richard Stubbs, ‘Asia-Pacific Regionalism Versus Globalization: Competing Forms of Capitalism’ in William D. Coleman and Geoffrey R.D. Underhill, Regionalism and Global Economic Integration: Europe, Asia and the Americas. London: Routledge, 1998, 68-80.