Associate Professor Andrea   Benvenuti
Associate Professor

Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti

Laurea in Political Science and International Studies (University of Florence, Italy)

MA by research (Monash University, Australia),

D.Phil in International Relations (Oxford University, UK)

Arts,Design & Architecture
School of Social Sciences

Andrea Benvenuti is an Associate Professor in Politics and International Relations at the School of Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, UNSW.

He is currently working on three book projects: the first focuses on India's foreign policy in the 1950s and early 1960s. The second is a collaborative project that examines the role and impact/influence of Western military power and strategic foreign policy in the ordering and re-ordering of Asia between 1919  and 1989. The third one is a collaborative project that studies China's foreign policy behaviour from 1949 to the present.

 

Mobile
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Location
room 146, 1st floor, Morven Brown Building

Publications

  • Book Chapters | 2020
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A, 2020, 'Taiwan and the Great Powers', in The Taiwan Issue: Problems and Prospects, Routledge, London, pp. 40 - 55, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780429319082
    Book Chapters | 2020
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A, 2020, 'Taiwan and the Great Powers', in The Taiwan Issue: Problems and Prospects, Routledge, London, pp. 43 - 56, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780429319082
    Book Chapters | 2018
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A, 2018, 'The US and Asia: The Evolving Strategic Context', in Handbook on the United States in Asia Managing Hegemonic Decline, Retaining Influence in the Trump Era, Edward Elgar Publishing, https://www.e-elgar.com/shop/handbook-on-the-united-states-in-asia
    Book Chapters | 2018
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A, 2018, 'US Diplomacy in Asia', in Handbook on the United States in Asia Managing Hegemonic Decline, Retaining Influence in the Trump Era, Edward Elgar Publishing, https://www.e-elgar.com/shop/handbook-on-the-united-states-in-asia
    Books | 2017
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A, 2017, Cold War and Decolonisation Australia's Policy Towards Britain's End of Empire in Southeast Asia
    Book Chapters | 2016
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A, 2016, 'US relations with the PRC after the Cold War', in tan A (ed.), Handbook of US-China Relations, Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham (UK), pp. 62 - 79
    Book Chapters | 2016
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A, 2016, 'US relations with the PRC during the Cold War', in Tan ATH (ed.), Handbook of US-China Relations, Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham (UK), pp. 44 - 61
    Edited Books | 2016
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Tan AT, (ed.), 2016, Handbook of US-China Relations, Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, United Kingdom, http://dx.doi.org/10.4337/9781784715731
    Book Chapters | 2015
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A, 2015, 'The International Relations of East Asia in a Historical Perspective', in Security and Conflict in East Asia, Routledge, pp. 15 - 23
    Books | 2015
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Winand P; Benvenuti A; Guderzo M, 2015, The external relations of the European Union: Historical and contemporary perspectives, http://dx.doi.org/10.3726/978-3-0352-6497-5
    Book Chapters | 2015
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A, 2015, 'Australia, the «Messina Initiative» and the Establishment of the EEC, 1955-1958', in Benvenuti A; Winand P; Guderzo M (ed.), The External Relations of the European Union, P.I.E. Lang, Brussels, pp. 57 - 75, http://dx.doi.org/10.3726/978-3-0352-6497-5
    Book Chapters | 2015
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A; Guderzo M, 2015, 'The EU in International Affairs: A global Actor Sui Generis', in Benvenuti A; Winand P; Guderzo M (ed.), The External Relations of the European Union, P.I.E. Lang, Brussels, pp. 13 - 25, http://dx.doi.org/10.3726/978-3-0352-6497-5
    Book Chapters | 2013
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A; Murray P, 2013, 'EU-Australia Relations', in Christiansen T; Kirchner E; Murray PB (ed.), The Palgrave Handbook of EU-Asia Relations, Palgrave MacMillan
    Book Chapters | 2009
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A, 2009, 'Five Power Defence Arrangement and the Early Development of ASEAN', in Jones DM; Arnakim LY (ed.), Regionalism and Political Development in Southeast Asia, edn. Original, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, pp. 5 - 23
    Books | 2008
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A, 2008, Anglo-Australian Relations and the `Turn to Europe`, 1961-72, Original, Boydell & Brewer, London and New York
    Book Chapters | 2007
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A, 2007, 'Australia`s Policy towards South Asia after 9/11', in Ungerer C (ed.), Australian Foreign Policy in an Age of Terror, edn. Original, University of New South Wales Press, Sydney, pp. 200 - 226
    Book Chapters | 2006
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A, 2006, 'Britain’s Entry into the EEC as a Strategic Problem in British-Australian Relations, 1961-1967', in Varsori A (ed.), Inside the European Community: Actors and Policies in the European Integration from the Rome Treaties to the Creation of the `Snake?, edn. Original, Nomos, Baden-Baden
    Book Chapters | 2005
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A; Ward S, 2005, 'Britain, Europe and the “Other Quiet Revolution” in Canada', in Buckner P (ed.), Canada and the End of Empire, edn. Original, British Columbia University, Vancouver
  • Journal articles | 2020
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A, 2020, 'Constructing Peaceful Coexistence: Nehru’s Approach to Regional Security and India’s Rapprochement with Communist China in the Mid-1950s', Diplomacy and Statecraft, vol. 31, pp. 91 - 117, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09592296.2020.1721063
    Journal articles | 2019
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A; Jones DM, 2019, 'With Friends like these: Australia, the United States, and Southeast Asian Détente', Journal of Cold War Studies, vol. 21, pp. 27 - 57, http://dx.doi.org/10.1162/jcws_a_00876
    Journal articles | 2018
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A, 2018, 'Australia’s relations with the European Community in a historical perspective: an elusive partnership', Australian Journal of International Affairs, vol. 72, pp. 194 - 207, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10357718.2018.1453476
    Journal articles | 2017
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A, 2017, 'Between myth and reality: the euro crisis and the downfall of Silvio Berlusconi', Journal of Modern Italian Studies, vol. 22, pp. 512 - 529, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/1354571X.2017.1350027
    Journal articles | 2016
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A, 2016, 'Italy, the Monti government and the euro crisis (2011-12)', Australian and New Zealand Journal of European Studies, vol. 8, pp. 80 - 95, http://anzjes.org/index.php/component/content/article/75-anzjes/138-anzjes82
    Journal articles | 2014
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Murray P; Benvenuti A, 2014, 'EU-Australia Relations at Fifty: Reassessing a Troubled Relationship', Australian Journal of Politics & History, vol. 60, pp. 431 - 448, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajph.12068
    Journal articles | 2013
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Jones DM; Benvenuti A, 2013, 'Anachronism refuted or irrefutable? A reply to James Cotton', Australian Journal of International Affairs, vol. 67, pp. 243 - 246, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10357718.2013.774306
    Journal articles | 2012
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A, 2012, 'Australia, the 'Marshall experiment' and the decolonisation of Singapore, 1955-56', Journal of Southeast Asian Studies, vol. 43, pp. 257 - 279, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0022463412000057
    Journal articles | 2011
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A; Jones DM, 2011, 'Myth and Misrepresentation in Australian Foreign Policy: Menzies and Engagement with Asia', Journal of Cold War Studies, vol. 13, pp. 57 - 78, http://dx.doi.org/10.1162/JCWS_a_00168
    Journal articles | 2011
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A, 2011, 'Difficult Partners: Indo-Australian Relations at the Height of the Cold War, 1949-1964', Australian Journal of Politics and History, vol. 57, pp. 53 - 67, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-8497.2011.01582.x
    Journal articles | 2011
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A, 2011, 'OPPORTUNITY OR CHALLENGE? AUSTRALIA AND EUROPEAN INTEGRATION, 1959-57', Australian Economic History Review, vol. 51, pp. 297 - 317, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-8446.2011.00336.x
    Journal articles | 2010
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A; Jones DM, 2010, 'Engaging Southeast Asia? Labor's Regional Mithology and Australia's Military Withdrawal from Singapore and Malaya, 1972-73', Journal of Cold War Studies, vol. 12, pp. 32 - 62
    Journal articles | 2010
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A; Dee M, 2010, 'The Five Power Defence Arrangements and the Reappraisal of the British and Australian Policy Interests in Southeast Asia, 1970-75', Journal of Southeast Asian Studies, vol. 41, pp. 101 - 123, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0022463409990270
    Journal articles | 2009
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A, 2009, 'The Heath government and British defence policy in Southeast Asia at the end of empire (1970-71)', Twentieth Century British History, vol. 20, pp. 53 - 73, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/tcbh/hwn042
    Journal articles | 2009
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A, 2009, 'The British are "Taking to the Boat": Australian Attempts to Forestall Britain's Military Disengagement from Southeast Asia, 1965-1966', DIPLOMACY & STATECRAFT, vol. 20, pp. 86 - 106, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09592290902813205
    Journal articles | 2009
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A, 2009, 'The British are “taking to the boat”: Australian Attempts to Forestall Britain’s Military Disengagement from Southeast Asia, 1965-66', Diplomacy and Statecraft, vol. 20
    Journal articles | 2007
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A, 2007, 'Facing the Inevitable: Britain`s Entry into the European Community and Australia`s policy', Australian Journal of Politics and History, vol. 53, pp. 251 - 266, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-8497.2007.00458.x
    Journal articles | 2006
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A; Jones DM, 2006, 'Tradition, Myth and the Dilemma of Australian Foreign Policy', Australian Journal of International Affairs, vol. 60, pp. 103 - 124, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10357710500494606
    Journal articles | 2006
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A, 2006, '“Layin’ Low and Saying Nuffin’”: Australian Policy towards Britain’s Second Bid to Join the European Economic Community (1966-67)', Australian Economic History Review, vol. 46, pp. 155 - 175, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-8446.2006.00168.x
    Journal articles | 2006
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A, 2006, 'Australian Reactions to Britain’s Declining Presence in Southeast Asia, 1955-63', Journal of Imperial and Commonwealth History, vol. 34, pp. 407 - 429, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03086530600826140
    Journal articles | 2006
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A, 2006, 'Issues in Australian Foreign Policy, July-December 2005', Australian Journal of Politics and History, vol. 52
    Journal articles | 2006
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A, 2006, 'A Parting of the Ways: The British Military Withdrawal from Southeast Asia and its Critical Impact on Anglo-Australian Relations (1965-68)', Contemporary British History, vol. 20
    Journal articles | 2005
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A, 2005, 'The British Military Withdrawal from Southeast Asia and its Impact on Australia’s Cold War Strategy', Cold War History, vol. 5, pp. 189 - 210, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14682740500061178
    Journal articles | 2005
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A, 2005, 'Dealing with an Expanding European Community: Australia’s Attitude towards the EC’s First Enlargement', Journal of European Integration History, vol. 11
    Journal articles | 2004
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A, 2004, 'Australia’s Foreign Policy in the Aftermath of 9/11’', Gesellschaft fur AustralienStudien Newsletter
  • Other | 2019
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A, 2019, David Fettling on Australian attitudes to decolonisation, Informa UK Limited, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14490854.2019.1670687
    Other | 2016
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A, 2016, The Cold War in South Asia: Britain, the United States and the Indian subcontinent, 1945-1965, ROUTLEDGE JOURNALS, TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10357823.2016.1148554
    Other | 2013
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A, 2013, Safe for Decolonisation: The Eisenhower Administration, Britain and Singapore, OXFORD UNIV PRESS, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/dh/dhs007
    Other | 2011
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A, 2011, Book Review on L. Pham's Ending “East of Suez”: The British Decision to Withdraw from Malaysia and Singapore . Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2010. 264 pp. US$99.00, hardcover., Blackwell Publishing Ltd, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10357823.2011.628277
    Working Papers | 2006
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A, 2006, Australia’s Policy towards Britain’s 1970-72 Application to Join the EEC, London Papers in Australian Studies, 14, http://dx.doi.org
    Working Papers | 2003
    Associate Professor Andrea Benvenuti
    Benvenuti A, 2003, Australia’s Policy towards Britain’s Second Application to the European Economic Community, 1966-67, CERC (Contemporary Europe Research Centre, University of Melbourne) Working Paper Series, 3, http://dx.doi.org

Awards

Grants

National University of Singapore/Singapore Ministry of Education Research Grant (2015-2020)

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