Asian Law Center

Ph.D. Activities

Publications

  • STRENGTHENING JUSTICE IN AFGHANISTAN [working title] (Veronica L. Taylor & Anna B. Bosch, eds., IDLO, forthcoming 2011).
  • Alfitri, Legal Reform Project, Access to Justice, and Gender Equity in Indonesia. INDONESIAN J. INT'L LAW (forthcoming October 2011)
  • Alfitri, Philanthropy and the Indonesian Community in Seattle: the Cerdas Foundation Experience. 5 JURNAL KULTUR 1 (2010)
  • Alfitri, Konflik Hukum antara Ketentuan Hukum Pidana Islam dan Hak-Hak Sipil? Telaah Konsep HAM dan Implementasi Ratifikasi ICCPR dan CAT di Indonesia [Civil Rights in Indonesia: How to Balance ICCPR and CAT Requirements and the Call to Enforce Islamic Criminal Law] 7 J. CONST. INDONESIAN CONST’L CT. (2010)
  • KOKUSAI RURU KEISEI TO KAIHATSUTOJOKOKU: GROBARUKA SURU KEIZAI HOUSEI KAIKAKU [GLOBALIZATION AND ECONOMIC LAW REFORM IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES] (Shinya Imaizumi ed., IDE Research Series No. 559)
  • Nisa Istiani, Independent regulators in Indonesia: the competition experience, E. ASIA F. Q. January-March 2011, at 27, available at http://www.eastasiaforum.org/quarterly/
  • David Merrell, Central Asia in THE [OXFORD] ENCYCLOPEDIA OF ISLAM AND LAW, (Jonathan Brown ed., forthcoming 2012)
  • David Merrell, Islam and Dispute Resolution in Central Asia: the case of women muslim leaders, NEW MIDDLE EASTERN STUD. J. (forthcoming June 2011)
  • David Merrell, State Engagement with Non-State Justice: How the Experience inKyrgyzstan can Reinforce the Need for Legitimacy in Afghansitan, 29 CENT. ASIAN SURV. 205 (2010)
  • Thanh Tung Ngo, Land governance challenges for Vietnam, E. ASIA F. Q. January-March 2011, at 15, available at http://www.eastasiaforum.org/quarterly/
  • ZHUAN LI FA LV YU SHI JIAN: DANG DAI YAN JIU ZHI NAN [PATENT LAW & THEORY: A HANDBOOK OF CONTEMPORARY RESEARCH] (Toshiko Takenaka ed., Zhe Peng Trans., forthcoming 2011)
  • Linda Yanti Sulistiawati, Our Learning Curve is Steep, JAKARTA GLOBE, May 5, 2011, http://www.thejakartaglobe.com/opinion/our-learning-curve-to-survive-is-steep/439188.
  • Linda Yanti Sulistiawati, Climate Justice from the Bottom-Up: Case Studies from Indonesia, THREE DEGREES: A CLIMATE JUSTICE PROJECT AT THE UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON SCHOOL OF LAW NEWS & BLOG, Feb. 22, 2011, http://threedegreeswarmer.org/?s=Sulistiawati.
  • Bivitri Susanti et al, Rule of Law for Human Rights in the ASEAN Region: a base-line study: Jakarta, HUM. RTS. RESOURCE CENTRE FOR ASEAN (2011)
  • Menguatkan Dewan Perwakilan Daerah [strengthening the House of Regional Representatives], (Bivitri Susanti ed, Jakarta UNDP and DPD, 2010)
  • HSIN-YANG WU ET AL, YING WEN SHANG WU HE YUE FAN LI JIN XUAN [ENGLISH COMMERCIAL CONTRACTS DIGEST] (Angle Publishing, forthcoming 2011)

podcasts

Research Ethics Presentation
Feb. 19, 2010
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Presentations

  • David Merrell, The need for Empirical Research to Guide Legal Development in Kyrgyzstan, paper presented at Development of Central Asian States: Perspectives and Risks, International University of Central Asia, Kyrgyzstan (2011)
  • David Merrell, A View of Islam in Central Asia through Modern Turkic Literature, presentation at the 16th Annual Russian, East European and Central Asian Studies Northwest Conference (2010)
  • David Merrell, Alcohol and Islam in Central Asia: Should Muslims be Judged by Normative Interpretations of Islamic law?, presentation at the California Eurasian Studies Kurultai, University of California (2010)
  • David Merrell, How do Uzbek Councils of Elders Resolve Disputes as Minorities in Central Asia and What Are Possible Policy Implications for Law Reform Efforts in the Region?, presentation at the Regional Policy Symposium, IREX/Woodrow Wilson Center (2010)
  • Hsin-Yang Wu, Linguistic Minorities after the Constitutional Multicultural Declaration, presentation at the North American Taiwan Studies Conference, University of California Berkeley (June 2010)

Other Activites

  • Bivitri Susanti, Rapporteur for the Baseline Survey on Rule of Law for Human Rights in ASEAN Countries, conducted for Human Rights Resource Center for ASEAN (2010-11).
  • Bivitri Susanti, Editor, Indonesian translation, Sebastiaan Pompe, The Indonesian Supreme Court: A Study of Institutional Collapse. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University, Southeast Asia Program, 2005. (forthcoming 2011)
  • Bivitri Susanti, Contributor, Indonesia Country Report in NGO LAW MONITOR 2010
  • Bivitri Susanti, Contributor, Indonesia Country Report in Not-for-Profit Organization Laws & Regulations for United States International Grantmaking (USIG) and the International Center for Not-For-Profit Law (ICNL).
  • Hsin-Yang Wu, President, North American Taiwan Studies Association Annual Conference Planning Committee (University of Pittsburgh, June 17-18, 2011)
  • Hsin-Yang Wu, Prosecutor Review Group member, Judicial Reform Foundation, Taiwan 2010-11
  • Hsin-Yang Wu, Associate, Defense Attorneys of the Hsichih Trio Case, Taiwan 2010-11

Scholarships

  • Alfitri, Fulbright Presidential Scholarship Ph. D. Program 2009-12
  • Anna Bosch, Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) 2011
  • Nisa Istiani, Fulbright Presidential Scholarship Ph. D. Program 2009-2012
  • Bingyan Jiang, Graduate School Fund for Excellence and Innovation (GSFEI) Top Scholar Award Research Assistantship 2011-12
  • Jinkyoo Lee, GSFEI Top Scholar Award Research Assistantship 2010-11
  • David Merrell, David L. Boren Uzbek Language Fellowship, National Security Education Program 2010-11
  • David Merrell, Regional Policy Symposium Grant, International Research & Exchanges Board and the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars 2010
  • David Merrell, Summer FLAS Fellowship, the Ellison Center, Russian, East European and Central Asian Studies, UW Jackson School of international Studies 2011
  • Yu Un Oppusunggu, Fulbright Presidential Scholarship Ph. D. Program 2011-14
  • Zhe Peng, Mortar Board Alumni/Tolo Foundation Scholarship 2010-2011
  • Linda Yanti Sulistiawati, Fulbright Presidential Scholarship Ph. D. Program 2010-13
  • Hsin-Yang Wu, Academia Sinica Fellowship for Doctoral Candidates in the Humanities and Social Sciences, Institutum Iurisprudentiae, 2011-2012

Last updated 1/7/2013