Emeritus Professor Carlyle Thayer
Emeritus Professor

Emeritus Professor Carlyle Thayer

UNSW Canberra
School of Humanities & Social Sciences

Phone: +61 2 6268 8860
Fax: +61 2 6268 8879
Email:
c.thayer@adfa.edu.au


Professional Background

Carl Thayer is Emeritus Professor of Politics and Visiting Fellow, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, UNSW Canberra (February 2018-December 2020).

He is also Director of Thayer Consultancy, a small business registered in Australia in 2002 that provides political analysis of current regional security issues and other research support to selected clients.

Professional Career

Carl was educated at Brown University (Political Science, 1967). He holds an M.A. in Southeast Asian Studies from Yale (1971) and a PhD in International Relations from The Australian National University (ANU, 1977). He studied Thai language at The University of Missouri at Columbia, Vietnamese language at Yale, Cornell and Southern Illinois University, and Lao language at Southern Illinois University, Carbondale. Thayer also holds a Certificate in National Security from the Institute of Political Science, Christian Albrechts Universität, Kiel, Federal Republic of Germany (1987).

After graduating from Brown, Carl served in Vietnam with the International Voluntary Services (1967-68) and as a volunteer secondary school teacher in Botswana with the Unitarian Universalist Service Committee (1968-69).

He began his professional career as a tutor in Department of Asian Civilisation at the ANU (1973-74). He commenced his academic career as Lecturer at the Bendigo Institute of Technology in 1975 (renamed the Bendigo College of Advanced Education in 1976). In 1979, he joined The University of New South Wales (UNSW) and taught first in its Faculty of Military Studies at The Royal Military College-Duntoon (1979-85) and then at the Australian Defence Force Academy (1986-2010). He served as Head of the School of Politics from 1995-97. In 1998, he was promoted to full Professor, During 2007-08 and 2010 he directed Regional Security Studies at the Australian Command and Staff College while teaching at UNSW Canberra. Upon retirement in 2010 he was conferred the title Emeritus Professor. Carl served three major periods away from UNSW@ADFA:

· From 1992-95, he was seconded to the Regime Change and Regime Maintenance Project, Research School of Pacific and Asian Studies, ANU to conduct research on Vietnamese domestic politics.

· From 1999-2002, he was granted ‘leave in the national interest’ to take up the position of Professor of Southeast Asian Security Studies and Deputy Chair of the Department of

Regional Studies at the Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies (APCSS), U.S. Pacific Command, Hawaii. He revised the curriculum for the Executive Course and was an original contributor to the Senior Executive Course (two-three star or vice ministerial level).

· From 2002 to 2004, Carl was seconded to Deakin University as On-Site Academic Co-ordinator of the Defence and Strategic Studies Course, the senior defence course, at the Centre for Defence and Strategic Studies (CDSS) at the Australian Defence College, Weston Creek.

During his career, Professor Thayer undertook special study leave at the ANU’s Strategic and Defence Studies Centre; Harvard’s Center for International Affairs; International Institute of Strategic Studies in London; Institute of Strategic and International Studies, Chulalongkorn University in Thailand; Institute of Southeast Asian Studies in Singapore; and the Department of Political Science at Yale. In 1993, in a career highlight, he was appointed a United Nations observer for elections in Cambodia.

Service to the Profession

Thayer was a founding member of the Vietnam Studies Association of Australia and served three terms as national secretary/treasurer (1994-98). He also served as national secretary of the Asian Studies Association of Australia (1996-98).

Professional Recognition

In 2003, Thayer was conferred the Joint Meritorious Service Award for his contributions to the Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies, U.S. Pacific Command.

In 2005, Thayer was appointed the C. V. Starr Distinguished Visiting Professor of Southeast Asian Studies at The Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University in Washington, D.C. In 2008, he was the inaugural 

Frances M. and Stephen H. Fuller Distinguished Visiting Professor of Southeast Asian Stuides at the Center for International Affairs, Ohio University.

As a Subject Matter Expert in 2014 Professor Thayer was invited to address the 2ndExpanded ASEAN Maritime Forum in Da Nang, Viet Nam and the following year he was invited to address the ASEAN-China Joint Working Group on the Implementation of the DOC Seminar-Workshop on the Implementation of the 2002 ASEAN-China Declaration on the Conduct of Parties in the South China Sea (DOC-SCS) in Manila, The Philippines.

In April 2015, he was appointed Eminent Person by the Department of Defence Australian Civil-Military Centre, to facilitate the East Asia Summit Rapid Disaster Response: Lessons Learned Seminar held in Sydney in September that was attended by senior officials from fifteen countries.

In April 2020, Professor Thayer was inducted into the Marquis Who’s Who Biographical Registry and in Marquis Who’s Who Top Professionals.

 

Phone
61 2 6268 8860
Location
Australian Defence Force Academy, Northcott Drive, Canberra, ACT 2610
  • Books | 2021
    Thayer CA, 2021, War by Other Means, Routledge, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9781003243441
    Books | 2019
    Thakur R; Thayer CA; Gill GJ; Saikal A, 2019, The soviet union as an asian-pacific power: Implications of gorbachev's 1986 vladivostok initiative, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780429314902
    Books | 2019
    Thakur R; Thayer CA, 2019, Reshaping Regional Relations, Routledge, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780429304538
    Books | 2010
    Thayer CA, 2010, Southeast Asia: Patterns of Security Cooperation, first, Australian Strategic Policy Institute, Canberra
    Books | 2009
    Thayer CA, 2009, Vietnam People's Army: Development and Modernization, Armed Forces Lecture Paper Series Paper, Institute of Defence and Strategic Studies, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei
    Books | 1999
    1999, Vietnamese Foreign Policy in Transition, Thayer CA; Ramses A, (ed.), Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Singapore
    Books | 1997
    Jarvis HM, 1997, Cambodia, Original, Clio Press, Oxford, England
    Books | 1994
    Thayer CA, 1994, The Vietnam People's Army Under Doi Moi, ISEAS Publishing, http://dx.doi.org/10.1355/9789814377874
    Books | 1992
    Thakur R; Thayer CA, 1992, Soviet Relations with India and Vietnam, Palgrave Macmillan UK, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-1-349-09373-1
  • Book Chapters | 2022
    Thayer CA, 2022, 'The Role of the Military and Public Security in Contemporary Vietnam', in Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Vietnam, Routledge, pp. 88 - 103, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9781315762302-7
    Book Chapters | 2022
    Thayer CA, 2022, 'VIETNAM IN 2021: Leadership Transition, Party-Building and Combating COVID-19', in Southeast Asian Affairs 2022, ISEAS–Yusof Ishak Institute Singapore, pp. 373 - 391, http://dx.doi.org/10.1355/9789815011036-023
    Book Chapters | 2021
    Thayer CA, 2021, 'The South China Sea in Multilateral Forums: Five Case Studies', in Maritime Issues and Regional Order in the Indo-Pacific, Springer International Publishing, pp. 71 - 86, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-68038-1_5
    Book Chapters | 2020
    Thayer CA, 2020, 'Australia and China’s Belt and Road Initiative: Economic Opportunities and Geo-Strategic Concerns', in Critical Reflections on China’s Belt & Road Initiative, Springer Nature Singapore, pp. 139 - 158, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-2098-9_8
    Book Chapters | 2018
    Thayer CA, 2018, '2. The Evolution of Vietnamese Diplomacy, 1986–2016', in Vietnam’s Foreign Policy under Doi Moi, ISEAS–Yusof Ishak Institute Singapore, pp. 23 - 44, http://dx.doi.org/10.1355/9789814818155-007
    Book Chapters | 2018
    Thayer CA, 2018, 'Force Modernization: Vietnam', in Southeast Asian Affairs 2018, ISEAS–Yusof Ishak Institute Singapore, pp. 429 - 444, http://dx.doi.org/10.1355/9789814786843-026
    Book Chapters | 2018
    Thayer CA, 2018, 'Submarine Acquisition in Vietnam', in Naval Modernisation in Southeast Asia, Part Two, Springer International Publishing, pp. 109 - 118, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-58391-4_8
    Book Chapters | 2018
    Thayer CA, 2018, 'The Regularization Of Politics: Continuity And Change In The Party's Central Committee, 1951-1986', in Marr D; White CP (ed.), Postwar Vietnam, Cornell University Press, pp. 177 - 194, http://dx.doi.org/10.7591/9781501719394-012
    Book Chapters | 2018
    2018, 'VIETNAM AND ASEAN: A First Anniversary Assessment', in Turning Points and Transitions, ISEAS Publishing, pp. 762 - 771, http://dx.doi.org/10.1355/9789814843089-060
    Book Chapters | 2016
    Thayer CA, 2016, 'China's Naval Modernization and US Strategic Rebalancing: Implications for Stability in the South China Sea', in Jenner CJ (ed.), The South China Sea: A Crucible of Regional Cooperation or Conflict-Making Sovereignty Claims?, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, United Kingdom, pp. 223 - 240
    Book Chapters | 2016
    Thayer CA, 2016, 'Managing Security Tensions in the South China Sea: The Role of ASEAN,', in Brewster D (ed.), Indo-Pacific Maritime Security: Challenges and Cooperation, National Security College, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia, pp. 24 - 30
    Book Chapters | 2016
    Thayer CA, 2016, 'Not Too Hot, Not Too Cold: A Vietnamese Perspective on China-US Relations', in Bo Z (ed.), China-US Relations in Global Perspecrtive, Victoria University Press, Wellington, New Zealand, pp. 215 - 238
    Book Chapters | 2016
    Thayer CA, 2016, 'Southeast Asia’s Regional Autonomy Under Stress', in Cook M; Singh D (ed.), Southeast Asian Affairs 2016, ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute, Singapore, pp. 3 - 18
    Book Chapters | 2016
    Thayer CA, 2016, 'The Militarisation of the South China Sea', in Huxley T; Choong W (ed.), Asia-Pacific Regional Security Assessment 2016 Key Developments and Trends, The International Institute for Strategic Studies, London, pp. 55 - 72
    Book Chapters | 2016
    Thayer CA, 2016, 'The Southeast Asia Claimant States, ASEAN, and the South China Sea Dispute', in Roberts C; Tran TT; Kotani T (ed.), The South China Sea in the Broader Maritime Security of the Indo-Pacific Region, edn. Special, National Asian Security Studies Program, The University of New South Wales, Canberra, Canberra, pp. 4 - 10, https://www.unsw.adfa.edu.au/scs-publications
    Book Chapters | 2016
    Thayer CA, 2016, 'US Rebalancing Strategy and Australia’s Response: Business as Usual', in Asia Pacific Countries and the US Rebalancing Strategy, Palgrave Macmillan US, pp. 175 - 191, http://dx.doi.org/10.1057/978-1-349-93453-9_11
    Book Chapters | 2016
    Thayer CA, 2016, 'US Rebalancing Strategy and Australia’s Response: Business as Usual', in Asia Pacific Countries and the US Rebalancing Strategy, Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 175 - 191, http://dx.doi.org/10.1057/978-1-349-93453-9
    Book Chapters | 2016
    Thayer CA, 2016, 'Weak States and Strong Societies in Southeast Asia', in Saikal A (ed.), Weak States, Strong Societies: Power and Authority in the New World Order, I. B. Taurus, London and New York, pp. 149 - 172
    Book Chapters | 2016
    2016, 'SOUTHEAST ASIA’S REGIONAL AUTONOMY UNDER STRESS', in Southeast Asian Affairs 2016, ISEAS Publishing, pp. 1 - 18, http://dx.doi.org/10.1355/9789814695671-004
    Book Chapters | 2014
    Thayer CA, 2014, 'China-ASEAN and the South China Sea: Chinese Assertiveness and Southeast Asian Responses', in Song Y-H; Zou K (ed.), Major Law and Policy Issues in the South China Sea: European and American Perspective, edn. first, Ashgate Publishing Limited, Farnham, Surrey, England, pp. 25 - 53, http://www.ashgate.com/
    Book Chapters | 2014
    Thayer CA, 2014, 'New Strategic Uncertainty and Security Order in Southeast Asia', in Changing Security Dynamics in East Asia, Palgrave Macmillan UK, pp. 127 - 146, http://dx.doi.org/10.1057/9781137364180_8
    Book Chapters | 2014
    2014, 'Vietnam in 2013', in Southeast Asian Affairs 2014, ISEAS Publishing, pp. 355 - 372, http://dx.doi.org/10.1355/9789814517966-024
    Book Chapters | 2013
    Thayer CA, 2013, 'China's New Wave of Aggressive Assertiveness in the South China Sea', in Yeoh EK-K (ed.), China: Development Model, State-Civil Societal Interplay and Foreign Relations, edn. first, University of Malaya Press, Kuala Lumpur, pp. 623 - 651
    Book Chapters | 2013
    Thayer CA, 2013, 'China's Relations with Laos and Cambodia', in Bae J-H; Ku JH (ed.), China's Internal and External Relations and Lessons for Korea and Asia, edn. first, Korea Institute for National Unification, Seoul, pp. 189 - 247, http://www.kinu.or.kr/
    Book Chapters | 2013
    Thayer CA, 2013, 'Navigating the Currents of Legal Regimes and Realpolitik in East Asia's maritime domain', in Wu S; Zou K (ed.), Securing the Safety of Navigation in East Asia: Legal and Political Dimensions, edn. fisrt, Chandos Publishing, Oxford, pp. 17 - 50, http://www.chandospublishing.com/
    Book Chapters | 2013
    Thayer CA, 2013, 'Navigating the currents of legal regimes and realpolitik in East Asia’s maritime domain', in Securing the Safety of Navigation in East Asia, Elsevier, pp. 17 - 50, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/b978-0-85709-489-6.50002-1
    Book Chapters | 2013
    Thayer CA, 2013, 'Sovereignty Disputes in the South China Sea: Diplomacy, Legal Regimes and Realpolitik', in Kolotov V (ed.), Актуальные проблемы региональной безопасности современной Азии и Африки (Topical Issues of Regional Security in Asia and Africa), edn. first, St. Petersburg State University, St. Petersburg, pp. 308 - 353
    Book Chapters | 2013
    Thayer CA, 2013, 'Vietnam', in Encyclopaedia Britannica 2013 Book of the Year, Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc., Chicago, pp. 512 - 513
    Book Chapters | 2013
    Thayer CA, 2013, 'Vietnam's Security Outlook', in Katahara E (ed.), Security Outlook of the Asia Pacific Countries and IOts Implications for the Defense Sector, edn. 1st, The National Institute for Defense Studies, Japan, Tokyo, pp. 69 - 88
    Book Chapters | 2012
    Thayer CA, 2012, 'Cambodia and Vietnam: Good Fences Make Good Neighbours', in Sothirak P; Wade G; Hong M (ed.), Cambodia: Progress and Challenges Since 1991, edn. first, Institute of Southeast Asian Stuides, Singapore, pp. 62 - 77
    Book Chapters | 2012
    Thayer CA, 2012, 'Cambodia-United States Relations', in Sothirak P; Wade G; Hong M (ed.), Cambodia: Progress and Challenges Since 1991, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Singapore, pp. 96 - 107
    Book Chapters | 2012
    Thayer CA, 2012, 'The Five Power Defence Arrangements at Forty (1971-1991)', in Singh D; Thambipillai P (ed.), Southeast Asian Affairs 2012, edn. first, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Singapore, pp. 61 - 72
    Book Chapters | 2012
    Thayer CA, 2012, 'Vietnam', in Krieger J (ed.), The Oxford Companion to Comparative Politics, edn. 1st, Oxford University Press, New York, pp. 468 - 470
    Book Chapters | 2012
    Thayer CA, 2012, 'Vietnam', in Sparks K (ed.), Encyclopaedia Britannica 2012 Book of the Year, edn. 1st, Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc., Chicago and London, pp. 490 - 491
    Book Chapters | 2012
    2012, '6. Cambodia and Vietnam', in Cambodia, ISEAS Publishing, pp. 62 - 78, http://dx.doi.org/10.1355/9789814379830-010
    Book Chapters | 2012
    2012, '8. Cambodia-United States Relations', in Cambodia, ISEAS Publishing, pp. 96 - 107, http://dx.doi.org/10.1355/9789814379830-012
    Book Chapters | 2011
    Thayer CA, 2011, 'China and Southeast Asia: A Shifting Zone of Interactino', in Clad J; McDonald SM; Vaughn B (ed.), The Borderlands of Southeast Asia: Geopoliltics, Terrorism, and Globalization, edn. first, National Defense University Press, Washington, DC, pp. 235 - 261
    Book Chapters | 2011
    Thayer CA, 2011, 'Military Politics in contemporary Vietnam: Political engagement, Corporate Interests, and Professionalism', in Miietzner M (ed.), The Political Resurgence of the Military in Southeast Asia: Conflict and Leadership, edn. first, Routledge, London, pp. 63 - 84
    Book Chapters | 2011
    Thayer CA, 2011, 'Political Legitimacy in Vietnam under Challenge', in Political Legitimacy in Asia, Palgrave Macmillan US, pp. 39 - 59, http://dx.doi.org/10.1057/9781137001474_3
    Book Chapters | 2011
    Thayer CA, 2011, 'Political Legitimacy in Vietnam under Challenge', in Kane J; Loy H-C; Patapan H (ed.), Political Legitimacy in Asia: New Leadership Challenges, edn. first, Palgrave Macmillan, New York, pp. 39 - 59
    Book Chapters | 2011
    Thayer CA, 2011, 'Political Terrorism in Southeast Asia', in Liow J; Hosen N (ed.), Islam in Southeast Asia, Vol. 4, The Myth of the 'Second Front': Muslim Southeast Asia and the War on Terrorism, edn. first, Routledge, London, pp. 149 - 157
    Book Chapters | 2011
    Thayer CA, 2011, 'Recent Developments in the South China Sea: Grounds for Cautious Optimism', in Thuy TT (ed.), The South China Sea: Towards a Region of Peace, Security and Cooperation, edn. first, The Gioi Publisahers, Hnaoi, pp. 117 - 140
    Book Chapters | 2011
    Thayer CA, 2011, 'The Five Power Defence Arrangements Exercises, 2004-10', in Storey I; Emmers R; Singh D (ed.), Five Power Defence Arrangements at Forty, edn. first, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Singapore, pp. 51 - 67
    Book Chapters | 2011
    Thayer CA, 2011, 'The Rise of China and India: Challenging or Reinforcing Southeast Asia's Autonomy?', in Tellis AJ; Tanner T; Keough J (ed.), Strategic Asia 2011-12 Asia Responds to Its Rising Powers - China and India, edn. first, The National Bureau of Asian Research, Seattle WA and Washington DC, pp. 313 - 346
    Book Chapters | 2011
    Thayer CA, 2011, 'The United States, China and Southeast Asia', in Singh D (ed.), Southeast Asian Affairs, edn. first, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Singapore, pp. 16 - 25
    Book Chapters | 2011
    Thayer CA, 2011, 'Vietnam', in Moran D (ed.), Climate Change and National Security: A Country-Level Analysis, edn. first, Georgetown University Press, Washington, D.C., pp. 27 - 41
    Book Chapters | 2011
    Thayer CA, 2011, 'Vietnam', in Sparks KJ (ed.), Encyclopaedia Britannica 2011 Book of the Year, edn. first, Encyclopaeda Britannica, Chicago, London, New Delhi, Paris, Seoul, Sydney, Taipei, Tokyo, pp. 490 - 491
    Book Chapters | 2011
    2011, '4 The Five Power Defence Arrangements Exercises and Regional Security, 2004–10', in The Five Power Defence Arrangements at Forty, ISEAS Publishing, pp. 51 - 67, http://dx.doi.org/10.1355/9789814345408-008
    Book Chapters | 2010
    Storey IJ; Thayer CA, 2010, 'The South China Sea Dispute: A Review of Developments and Their Implications since the 2002 Declaration on the Conduct of Parties', in Kevanan KV; Singh D (ed.), South and Southeast Asia: Responding to Changing Geo-Political and Security Challenges, edn. first, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Singapore, pp. 57 - 72
    Book Chapters | 2010
    Thayer CA, 2010, 'The Vietnam People's Army: Victory at Home (1975), Success in Cambodia (1989)', in Dennis P; Grey J (ed.), Victory or Defeat: Armies in the Aftermath of Conflict, edn. first, Big Sky Publishing, Newport, NSW, pp. 149 - 175
    Book Chapters | 2010
    Thayer CA, 2010, 'Vietnam and Rising China: the Structural Dynamics of Mature Asymmetry', in Singh D (ed.), Southeast Asian Affairs 2010, edn. first, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Singapore, pp. 392 - 409
    Book Chapters | 2010
    Thayer CA, 2010, 'Vietnam', in Sparks K (ed.), Encyclopaedia Britannica Book of the Year, edn. Original, Encyclopaedia Britannica Inc, Chicago, London, New Delhi, Paris, Seoul, Sydney, Taipei, Tokyo, pp. 490 - 491
    Book Chapters | 2009
    Thayer CA; Fealy G, 2009, '`Problematising linkages between Southeast Asia and International Terrorism`', in Tow WT (ed.), Security Politics in the Asia-Pacific: A Regional-Global Nexus?, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge and New York, pp. 211 - 227
    Book Chapters | 2009
    Thayer CA, 2009, 'Cambodia: The Cambodian People`s Party Consolidates Power', in Singh D; Salazar L (ed.), Southeast Asian Affairs, edn. 2007, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Singapore, pp. 85 - 101
    Book Chapters | 2009
    Thayer CA, 2009, 'Maritime Strategic Overview of the Asia Pacific', in Realising safe and secure seas for all : International Maritime Security Conference 2009, edn. Original, Select Pub, pp. 25 - 44
    Book Chapters | 2009
    Thayer CA, 2009, 'Political Relations', in Takashi S (ed.), Across the Causeway: A Multi-dimensional Study of Malaysia-Sinapore Relations, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Singapore, pp. 80 - 91
    Book Chapters | 2009
    Thayer CA, 2009, 'Security Relations', in Takashi S (ed.), Across the Causeway: A Multi-dimensional Study of Malaysia-Sinapore Relations, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Singapore, pp. 163 - 174
    Book Chapters | 2009
    Thayer CA, 2009, 'Terrorism Studies: The Dismal Science?', in Brawley S (ed.), Doomed to Repeat? Terrorism and the Lessons of History, edn. First, New Academia Publishing, Washington, DC, pp. 17 - 49
    Book Chapters | 2009
    Thayer CA, 2009, 'Vietnam', in Encyclopaedia Britannica, edn. Original, pp. 490 - 491
    Book Chapters | 2008
    Thayer CA, 2008, 'Radical Islam and Political Terrorism in Southeast Asia', in Chong T (ed.), Globalization and its Counter-Forces in Southeast Asia, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Singapore, pp. 256 - 275
    Book Chapters | 2008
    Thayer CA, 2008, 'Thailand', in Hotspot Histories: Asia and Oceania, edn. First, Greenwood Press, Connecticut, USA, pp. 241 - 264
    Book Chapters | 2008
    Thayer CA, 2008, 'Vietnam', in Farson S; Gill P; Phythian M; Shapiro S (ed.), PSI Handbook of Global Security and Intelligence: National Approaches, Vol. 1 The Americas and Asia, edn. First, Praeger Security International, Westport, CT and London, pp. 301 - 317
    Book Chapters | 2008
    2008, '10. Security Relations', in Across the Causeway, ISEAS Publishing, pp. 163 - 174, http://dx.doi.org/10.1355/9789812307842-011
    Book Chapters | 2008
    2008, '11. Radical Islam and Political Terrorism in Southeast Asia', in Globalization and Its Counter-forces in Southeast Asia, ISEAS Publishing, pp. 256 - 276, http://dx.doi.org/10.1355/9789812304933-014
    Book Chapters | 2008
    2008, '5. Political Relations', in Across the Causeway, ISEAS Publishing, pp. 80 - 91, http://dx.doi.org/10.1355/9789812307842-006
    Book Chapters | 2008
    2008, '7 POLITICAL TRENDS IN MALAYSIA, THAILAND, INDONESIA AND VIETNAM', in Regional Outlook Forum 2008, ISEAS Publishing, pp. 28 - 40, http://dx.doi.org/10.1355/9789812307934-007
    Book Chapters | 2007
    Thayer CA, 2007, 'Vietnam`s Regional Integration: Domestic and External Challenges to State Sovereignty', in Balme S; Sidel M (ed.), Vietnam`s New Order, edn. 1st, Palgrave Macmillan, New York, pp. 31 - 50
    Book Chapters | 2007
    Thayer CA, 2007, 'Vietnam’s Regional Integration', in Vietnam's New Order, Palgrave Macmillan US, pp. 31 - 50, http://dx.doi.org/10.1057/9780230601970_3
    Book Chapters | 2007
    2007, 'Vietnam', in Southeast Asian Affairs 2007, ISEAS Publishing, pp. 381 - 397, http://dx.doi.org/10.1355/9789812307194-021
    Book Chapters | 2006
    Thayer CA, 2006, 'Political Dissent and Political Reform in Vietnam 1997-2002', in Derichs C; Heberer T (ed.), The Power of Ideas: Intellectual Input and Political Change in East and Southeast Asia, edn. First, NIAS Press, Copenhagen, Denmark, pp. 115 - 132
    Book Chapters | 2006
    Thayer CA, 2006, 'Political Terrorism in Southeast Asia: A Net Assessment (in Russian)', in Mazyrin V; Novakoka O; Tsvetov P (ed.), Asia Pacific Outlook 2004-2005, edn. First, Publishing House Klutch-S, Moscow, pp. 103 - 116
    Book Chapters | 2005
    Thayer CA, 2005, 'Al Qaeda and Political Terrorism in Southeast Asia', in Smith PJ (ed.), Terrorism and Violence in Southeast Asia, edn. First, M E Sharpe Inc, Armonk, NY, pp. 79 - 96
    Book Chapters | 2005
    Thayer CA, 2005, 'New Terrorism in Southeast Asia', in Kingsbury D (ed.), Violence in Between: Conflict and Security in Archipelagic Southeast Asia, edn. Original, Monash Asia Institute, Melbourne, Australia, pp. 53 - 74
    Book Chapters | 2005
    Thayer CA, 2005, 'Rethinking Hubs-and-Spokes? US Military Relations with Southeast Asia', in Dalpino C; Steinberg D (ed.), Georgetown Southeast Asian Survey 2004-2005, edn. First, Georgetown University, Washington DC, pp. 53 - 63
    Book Chapters | 2004
    Thayer CA, 2004, 'The Army as Political and Economic Actor in Vietnam', in Goscha CE; Treglode BD (ed.), Naissance d`un Etat-Parti: Le Viet Nam depuis 1945/The Birth of a Party-State: Vietnam since 1945, edn. Original, Les Indes Savantes, Paris, pp. 355 - 381
    Book Chapters | 2003
    Thayer CA, 2003, 'ASEAN and Indochina: The Dialogue', in Siddique S; Kumar S (ed.), The 2nd ASEAN Reader, edn. Second, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Singapore, pp. 81 - 84
    Book Chapters | 2003
    Thayer CA, 2003, 'China`s `New Security Concept`and Southeast Asia', in Asia-Pacific Security: Policy Challenges, ISEAS Publishers, Singapore, pp. 89 - 107
    Book Chapters | 2003
    Thayer CA, 2003, 'Political Developments in Vietnam: The Rise and Demise of Le Kha Phieu', in Drummond LBW; Thomas M (ed.), Consuming Urban Culture in Contemporary Vietnam, edn. First, Routledge Curzon, London and New York, pp. 21 - 34
    Book Chapters | 2003
    Thayer CA, 2003, 'The Economic and Commercial Roles of the Vietnam People`s Army', in The Military as an Economic Actor, Palgrave Macmillan, London
    Book Chapters | 2003
    Thayer CA, 2003, 'The Economic and Commercial Roles of the Vietnam People’s Army', in The Military as an Economic Actor, Palgrave Macmillan UK, pp. 74 - 93, http://dx.doi.org/10.1057/9781403944009_5
    Book Chapters | 2003
    Thayer CA, 2003, 'Vietnam', in Encyclopedia Britannica 2002 year in Review, edn. Original, Encyclopedia Britannica Inc., Chicago, London, Sydney, pp. 521 - 522
    Book Chapters | 2003
    Thayer CA, 2003, 'Vietnam', in Encyclopedia Britannica 2003 Book of the Year, edn. Original, Encyclopedia Britannica Inc., Chicago, London, Sydney, pp. 521 - 522
    Book Chapters | 2003
    Thayer CA, 2003, 'Vietnam: The Stewardship of Nong Duc Manh', in Singh D; Wah CK (ed.), Southeast Asian Affairs, Southeast Asian Studies, Singapore, pp. 313 - 326
    Book Chapters | 2003
    2003, '8. China’s ‘New Security Concept’ and Southeast Asia', in Asia-Pacific Security, ISEAS Publishing, pp. 89 - 107, http://dx.doi.org/10.1355/9789812307088-010
    Book Chapters | 2003
    2003, 'VIETNAM', in Southeast Asian Affairs 2003, ISEAS Publishing, pp. 311 - 326, http://dx.doi.org/10.1355/9789812306937-021
    Book Chapters | 2000
    2000, 'Vietnam: The Politics of Immobilism Revisited', in Southeast Asian Affairs 2000, ISEAS Publishing, pp. 311 - 326, http://dx.doi.org/10.1355/9789812306906-021
    Book Chapters | 1999
    Thayer CA; Ramses A, 1999, 'Conclusion', in Vietnamese Foreign Policy in Transition, edn. Original, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Singapore, pp. 215 - 232
    Book Chapters | 1999
    1999, 'SOUTHEAST ASIA: Challenges to Unity and Regime Legitimacy', in Southeast Asian Affairs 1999, ISEAS Publishing, pp. 11 - 27, http://dx.doi.org/10.1355/9789812306890-003
    Book Chapters | 1998
    Thayer CA; Smith RJ, 1998, 'Viet Nam: history', in The Far East and Australasia, edn. Original, pp. 1099 - 1134
    Book Chapters | 1998
    Thayer CA, 1998, 'Problems and prospects of Asia-Pacific security: an Australian perspective', in Asia-Pacific`s security dilemma: multilateral relations amidst political, social and economic changes, edn. Original, ASEAN Academic Press, London, pp. 97 - 108
    Book Chapters | 1998
    Thayer CA, 1998, 'The United Nations Transitional Authority in Cambodia: the restoration of sovereignty', in Peacekeeping and peacemaking: towards effective intervention in post-Cold War conflicts, edn. Original, Macmillan/St Martin's Press, London; New York, pp. 145 - 165
    Book Chapters | 1998
    Thayer CA, 1998, 'Vietnam', in Political party systems and democratic development in East and Southeast Asia (Vol. 1, Southeast Asia), edn. Original, Ashgate Publishing Ltd. in association with Friedr, Aldershot, Brookfield, Singapore and Sydney, pp. 449 - 508
    Book Chapters | 1998
    Thayer CA, 1998, 'Vietnam', in The world encyclopedia of parliaments and legislatures (volume 2), edn. Original, Congressional Quarterly, Washington, D.C., pp. 734 - 739
    Book Chapters | 1997
    Thayer CA, 1997, 'Australian and Southeast Asia', in Australian Foreign Policy: Into the New Millennium, edn. Original, MacMillan Education, South Melbourne, Vic, Aust, pp. 251 - 266
    Book Chapters | 1997
    Thayer CA, 1997, 'Viet Nam ~ Bibliography', in The Far East and Australasia 1997, 28th edition, edn. Original, Europa Publications Limited, London, pp. 1046 ~ 107 - 1056 ~ 107
    Book Chapters | 1997
    Thayer CA, 1997, 'Vietnam and ASEAN: A First Anniversary Assessment', in Southeast Asian Affairs 1997, edn. Original, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Singapore, pp. 364 - 374
    Book Chapters | 1996
    Thayer CA, 1996, 'Indochina', in The Asia-Pacific Region: More Security, Less Uncertainty, New Opportunites?, edn. Original, Longman Cheshire, Melbourne, pp. 132 - 147
    Book Chapters | 1996
    Thayer CA, 1996, 'Introduction', in Following Ho Chi Minh: memoirs of a North Vietnamese Colonel,, Crawford House, Bathurst, Australia
    Book Chapters | 1996
    Thayer CA, 1996, 'Introduction', in From cadre to exile: the memoirs of a North Vietnamese journalist, edn. 7, Silkworm Books, Chiang Mai, Thailand, pp. 631 - 632, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0277-9536(89)90209-8
    Book Chapters | 1996
    Thayer CA, 1996, 'Vietnam and Cambodia: issues in Sino-Australia relations, 1985-95', in Australia and China: partners in Asia, edn. Original, Macmillan, Melbourne, pp. 43 - 56
    Book Chapters | 1995
    Thayer CA, 1995, 'Mono-organizational socialism and the state', in Vietnam`s Rural Transformation, edn. Original, Westview Press, Boulder, Colorado, pp. 39 - 64
    Book Chapters | 1995
    Thayer CA, 1995, 'Russian policy toward Vietnam', in Russian Foreign Policy Since 1990, edn. Original, Westview Press, Boulder, Colorado, pp. 201 - 223
    Book Chapters | 1995
    Thayer CA, 1995, 'The UN transitional authority in Cambodia', in A Crisis of Expectations: UN Peacekeeping in the 1990s, edn. Original, Westview Press, Boulder, Colorado, pp. 121 - 140
    Book Chapters | 1995
    Thayer CA, 1995, 'Vietnam`s strategic readjustment', in China as a great power: myths, realities and challenges in the Asia-Pacific region, edn. Original, Longman Australia, Melbourne, pp. 185 - 201
    Book Chapters | 1994
    1994, 'VIETNAM: Coping with China', in Southeast Asian Affairs 1994, ISEAS Publishing, pp. 351 - 368, http://dx.doi.org/10.1355/9789812306845-023
    Book Chapters | 1992
    Thayer CA, 1992, 'The Soviet Union and Indochina', in Soviet Foreign Policy in Transition, Cambridge University Press, pp. 236 - 255, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/cbo9780511895449.014
    Book Chapters | 1992
    1992, 'THE CHALLENGES FACING VIETNAMESE COMMUNISM', in Southeast Asian Affairs 1992, ISEAS Publishing, pp. 349 - 364, http://dx.doi.org/10.1355/9789812306821-022
    Book Chapters | 1990
    Thayer CA, 1990, 'ASEAN and Indochina: The Dialogue', in ASEAN into the 1990s, Palgrave Macmillan UK, pp. 138 - 161, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-1-349-20886-9_6
    Book Chapters | 1984
    Thayer CA, 1984, 'Vietnamese Perspectives on International Security: Three Revolutionary Currents', in Asian Perspectives on International Security, Palgrave Macmillan UK, pp. 57 - 76, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-1-349-07036-7_5
    Book Chapters | 1983
    1983, 'VIETNAM'S TWO STRATEGIC TASKS', in Southeast Asian Affairs 1983, ISEAS Publishing, pp. 299 - 324, http://dx.doi.org/10.1355/9789812306739-020
    Book Chapters | 1977
    1977, 'Foreign Policy Orientations of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam', in Southeast Asian Affairs 1977, ISEAS Publishing, pp. 306 - 324, http://dx.doi.org/10.1355/9789812306678-025
    Book Chapters |
    Thayer CA, 'The Contrasting Cases of Cambodia and Vietnam', in Asia-Pacific Nations in International Peace Support and Stability Missions, Palgrave Macmillan, http://dx.doi.org/10.1057/9781137366955.0014
  • Journal articles | 2019
    Thayer CA, 2019, 'North Vietnamese Diplomatic Posture during the Vietnam War', Asia Policy, 26, pp. 184 - 187, http://dx.doi.org/10.1353/asp.2019.0040
    Journal articles | 2018
    Thayer CA, 2018, 'Force Modernization: Vietnam', Southeast Asian Affairs, SEAA18, pp. 429 - 441, http://dx.doi.org/10.1355/aa18-1x
    Journal articles | 2017
    Thayer CA, 2017, 'Vietnam’s Foreign Policy in an Era of Rising Sino-US Competition and Increasing Domestic Political Influence', Asian Security, 13, pp. 183 - 199, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14799855.2017.1354570
    Journal articles | 2016
    Thayer CA, 2016, 'After the Ruling: Lawfare in the South China Sea', The Diplomat, pp. 1 - 18, http://thediplomat.com/2016/08/after-the-ruling-lawfare-in-the-south-china-sea/
    Journal articles | 2016
    Thayer CA, 2016, 'Vietnam’s Proactive International Integration: Case Studies in Defence Cooperation', Tap Chi Khoa Hoc (Journal of Science), 32, pp. 25 - 48, http://js.vnu.edu.vn/
    Journal articles | 2016
    Thayer CA, 2016, 'Vietnam’s Strategy of ‘Cooperating and Struggling’ with China over Maritime Disputes in the South China Sea', Journal of Asian Security and International Affairs, 3, pp. 200 - 220, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2347797016645453
    Journal articles | 2014
    Thayer CA, 2014, 'Vietnam in 2013: Domestic Contestation and Foreign Policy Success', Southeast Asian Affairs, SEAA14, pp. 353 - 367, http://dx.doi.org/10.1355/aa14-1v
    Journal articles | 2013
    Thayer CA; Thayer CA, 2013, 'ASEAN, China and the Code of Conduct in the South China Sea', The SAIS Review of International Affairs, 33, pp. 75 - 84, http://www.saisreview.org/
    Journal articles | 2013
    Thayer CA, 2013, 'New Commitment to a Code of Conduct in the South China Sea?', NBR Commentary, pp. 1 - 5, http://www.nbr.org/
    Journal articles | 2013
    Thayer CA, 2013, 'Strategic Posture Review: Vietnam', World Politics Review, pp. 1 - 11, http://www.worldpoliticsreview.com/
    Journal articles | 2013
    Thayer CA, 2013, 'Xuezhi Guo: China’s Security State: Philosophy, Evolution, and Politics', Nordic Journal of Human Rights, 31, pp. 279 - 283, http://dx.doi.org/10.18261/issn1891-814x-2013-02-10
    Journal articles | 2012
    Thayer CA, 2012, 'Ban ve quan he giua Cam-pu-chia va My', Nghien Cuu Quoc Te (International Studies), 89, pp. 95 - 110
    Journal articles | 2012
    Thayer CA, 2012, 'Strategic Relations in Asia: An Overview', International Studies, pp. 65 - 90
    Journal articles | 2012
    Thayer CA, 2012, 'The Five Power Defence Arrangements at Forty (1971-2012)', Southeast Asian Affairs, SEAA12, pp. 61 - 72, http://dx.doi.org/10.1355/aa12-1d
    Journal articles | 2011
    Thayer CA, 2011, 'Asia. China and Vietnam: The politics of asymmetry. By Brantly Womack. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2006. Pp. 281. Maps, Tables, Figures, Bibliography, Index.', Journal of Southeast Asian Studies, 42, pp. 352 - 354, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/s0022463411000269
    Journal articles | 2011
    Thayer CA, 2011, 'China's New Wave of Aggressive Assertiveness in the South China Sea', International Journal of China Studies, 2, pp. 555 - 584
    Journal articles | 2011
    Thayer CA, 2011, 'China's Rise and the Passing of U.S. PrimacyP: Australia Debates Its Future', Asia Policy, pp. 20 - 26
    Journal articles | 2011
    Thayer CA, 2011, 'Chinese Assertiveness in the South China Sea and Souteast Asian Responses', Journal of Current Southeast Asian Affairs, 30, pp. 77 - 104
    Journal articles | 2011
    Thayer CA, 2011, 'The Five Power Defence Arrangements exercises and regional security, 2004-10', The Five Power Defence Arrangements at Forty, pp. 51 - 67
    Journal articles | 2011
    Thayer CA, 2011, 'The Tyranny of Geography: Vietnamese Strategies to Constrain China in the South China Sea', Contemporary Southeast Asia, 33, pp. 348 - 369
    Journal articles | 2011
    Thayer CA, 2011, 'The United States, China and Southeast Asia', Southeast Asian Affairs, SEAA11, pp. 16 - 25, http://dx.doi.org/10.1355/aa11-1b
    Journal articles | 2010
    Thayer CA, 2010, 'Book Review The Vietnam War: A Concise International History by Mark Atwood Lanrence', Journal of Military History, 74, pp. 1340 - 1341
    Journal articles | 2010
    Thayer CA, 2010, 'Political legitimacy in Vietnam: challenge and response', Politics and Policy, 38, pp. 423 - 444, http://www.wiley.com/bw/journal.asp?ref=1555-5623
    Journal articles | 2010
    Thayer CA, 2010, 'The Trial of Le Cong Dinh: New Challenges to the Legitimacy of Vietnam's Party-State', Journal of Vietnamese Studies, 5, pp. 196 - 207
    Journal articles | 2010
    Thayer CA, 2010, 'The United States and Chinese Assertiveness in the South China Sea', Security Challenges, 69, pp. 69 - 84
    Journal articles | 2010
    Thayer CA, 2010, 'US Rapprochement with Laos and Cambodia', Contemporary Southeast Asia, 32, pp. 442 - 459
    Journal articles | 2009
    Jacobs JB; McLaren AE; Makeham J; Phillips S; Sun W; Wang Y; Amos T; Caprio M; de Matos C; Raddeker HB; Suzuki H; Aspinall E; Jurriëns E; Reynolds CJ; Timmer J; Broinowski A; Kingsbury D; Thayer CA, 2009, 'Book Reviews', Asian Studies Review, 33, pp. 107 - 137, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10357820902716934
    Journal articles | 2009
    Thayer CA, 2009, 'Kevin Rudd's multi-layered Asia Pacific Community initiative', East Asia Forum Quarterly, 1, No. 2, pp. 15 - 16
    Journal articles | 2009
    Thayer CA, 2009, 'Multilateral Cooperation and Building Trust: Ideas for EU-ASEAN Relations', Asien, Nr.110, pp. 73 - 97
    Journal articles | 2009
    Thayer CA, 2009, 'Political Legitimacy of Vietnam's One-party State: Challenges and Responses', Journal of Current Southeast Asian Affairs, 28, pp. 47 - 70
    Journal articles | 2009
    Thayer CA, 2009, 'Vietnam and the Challenge of Political Civil Society', Contemporary Southeast Asia, 31, pp. 1 - 27
    Journal articles | 2009
    Thayer CA, 2009, 'Vietnam', Political Parties of the World, pp. 646 - 648
    Journal articles | 2008
    Thayer CA, 2008, 'Behind the Bamboo Curtain: China, Vietnam, and the World Beyond Asia. Priscilla Roberts', The China Journal, 60, pp. 162 - 164, http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/tcj.60.20647997
    Journal articles | 2008
    Thayer CA, 2008, 'Ho Chi Minh', International Eycnclopedia of the Social Sciences, Vol 3 of 9, pp. 491 - 492
    Journal articles | 2008
    Thayer CA, 2008, 'Southeast Asian Reactions to China`s Peaceful Development Doctrine: Indonesia, the Philippines, and Thailand', NBR Analysis, 18, pp. 5 - 14
    Journal articles | 2008
    Thayer CA, 2008, 'The Structure of Vietnam-China Relations, 1991-2008', Journal of International Culture, 1, pp. 45 - 98
    Journal articles | 2008
    Thayer CA, 2008, 'Vietnam', Encyclopaedia Britannica, pp. 490 - 491
    Journal articles | 2007
    Thayer CA, 2007, 'China`s International Security Cooperation with Southeast Asia', Australian Defence Force Journal, issue 172, pp. 16 - 32
    Journal articles | 2007
    Thayer CA, 2007, 'Revolution, Reform and Regionalism in SE Asia: Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam', Asian Studies Review, 31:3, pp. 383 - 384
    Journal articles | 2007
    Thayer CA, 2007, 'The Five Power Defence Arrangements: The Quiet Achiever', Security Challenges, 3:1, pp. 79 - 96
    Journal articles | 2007
    Thayer CA, 2007, 'The Prospects for Strategic Dialogue', Dialogue on US-Vietnam Relations, 3, pp. 26 - 30
    Journal articles | 2007
    Thayer CA, 2007, 'Vietnam', Encyclopaedia Britannica, pp. 490 - 491
    Journal articles | 2007
    Thayer CA, 2007, 'Vietnam: Tenth Party Congress and After', Southeast Asian Affairs 2007, pp. 381 - 397
    Journal articles | 2006
    Thayer CA, 2006, 'Strategic Asia 2005-06: Military Modernization in an Era of Uncertainty (review)', Contemporary Southeast Asia: A Journal of International and Strategic Affairs, 28, pp. 178 - 181, http://dx.doi.org/10.1353/csa.2006.0010
    Journal articles | 2006
    Thayer CA, 2006, 'Strategic Asia 2005– 06: Military Modernization in an Era of Uncertainty', Contemporary Southeast Asia, 28, pp. 178 - 181, http://dx.doi.org/10.1355/cs28-1m
    Journal articles | 2006
    Thayer CA, 2006, 'Vietnam', Encyclopaedia Britannica, pp. 487 - 490
    Journal articles | 2005
    Hervouet G; Thayer CA, 2005, 'Armée et Parti au Viêt-Nam : une symbiose au service de l'économie de marché', Études internationales, 32, pp. 337 - 350, http://dx.doi.org/10.7202/704286ar
    Journal articles | 2005
    Thayer CA, 2005, 'Re-orienting Australia-China relations: 1972 to the present', Pacific Affairs, 78, pp. 517 - 518
    Journal articles | 2005
    Thayer CA, 2005, 'Vietnam', Encyclopaedia Britannica, pp. 490 - 491
    Journal articles | 2005
    Thayer CA, 2005, 'Vietnam', Political Parties of the World, pp. 652 - 654
    Journal articles | 2004
    Thayer CA, 2004, 'Laos in 2003; Counterrevolution Fails to Ignite', Asian Survey, XLIV, pp. 110 - 114
    Journal articles | 2004
    Thayer CA, 2004, 'Laos', Regional Outlook, 2004-05, pp. 18 - 21
    Journal articles | 2004
    Thayer CA, 2004, 'Political Terrorism in Southeast Asia', Pointer Journal of the Singapore Armed Forces, 29:4, pp. 53 - 62
    Journal articles | 2004
    Thayer CA, 2004, 'Southeast Asia`s marred miracle', Current History, 103, pp. 177 - 182
    Journal articles | 2004
    Thayer CA, 2004, 'Transnational Terrorism: The Threat to Australia', What's Next? Key Issues for Corporate Decision Makers, pp. 12
    Journal articles | 2004
    Thayer CA, 2004, 'Vietnam 2004 Mid-Term Review', Asian Analysis
    Journal articles | 2004
    Thayer CA, 2004, 'Vietnam', Encyclopaedia Britannica 2003 Year in Review, pp. 490 - 491
    Journal articles | 2004
    Thayer CA, 2004, 'Vietnam', Encyclopaedia Britannica 2004 Book of the Year, pp. 490 - 491
    Journal articles | 2004
    Thayer CA, 2004, 'Vietnam', Encyclopaedia Britannica
    Journal articles | 2003
    Thayer CA, 2003, 'Laos in 2002. Regime Maintenance Through Political Stability', Asian Survey, XLIII, pp. 120 - 126
    Journal articles | 2003
    Thayer CA, 2003, 'No. A1 Qaeda Isn`t Everywhere', Far Eastern Economic Review, 166, pp. 20 - 20
    Journal articles | 2003
    Thayer CA, 2003, 'The Bush-Howard Doctrines: Pulling Down the International System?', What's Next? Key Issues for Corporate Decision Makers, pp. 10 - 11
    Journal articles | 2003
    Thayer CA, 2003, 'Transnational Threats and Civil-Military Relations in the Asia-Pacific', What's Next? Key Issues for Corporate Decision Makers, pp. 10 - 11
    Journal articles | 2003
    Thayer CA, 2003, 'Vietnam: A Backlash Against Religious Reconciliation', Asian Analysis, 692
    Journal articles | 2003
    Thayer CA, 2003, 'Vietnam: Has Hanoi Seen the Light?', Asian Analysis, 653
    Journal articles | 2002
    Thayer CA; Hervouet G, 2002, 'Army, Party and Market in Vietnam', Queens Quarterly, pp. 145 - 161
    Journal articles | 2002
    Thayer CA, 2002, 'Vietnam in 2001: The ninth party congress and after', Asian Survey, 42, pp. 81 - 89, http://dx.doi.org/10.1525/as.2002.42.1.81
    Journal articles | 2001
    Thayer CA, 2001, 'VIETNAM IN 2000 Toward the Ninth Party Congress', Asian Survey, 41, pp. 181 - 188, http://dx.doi.org/10.1525/as.2001.41.1.181
    Journal articles | 2000
    Cróinín DÓ; Deng G; Dunbabin J; Gommans J; Röhrkasten J; Scammell GV; Higman BW; Eldem E; Campbell IC; Butel P; Emmer PC; Klein M; Cooper J; Burrows S; Cookson JE; Vanthemsche G; Frykenberg RE; Stedman WP; Slack P; Knight FW; Phelps P; Rosecrance R; Wawro G; Kea RA; Miller R; Gershoni I; Scully E; Glatfelter RE; Clayton DW; Parr J; MacKenzie SP; Hamilton CI; Higonnet MR; Nelson RL; Konecny P; Hilton J; Crozier AJ; Kimball WF; Jonas M; Rosenberg ES; Cazorla-Sánchez A; Golani M; Charmley J; Imlay T; Habeck MR; Deighton A; Getty JA; Bosworth RJB; English J; Lewis IM; Stueck W; Gormly JL; Ramsden J; Borstelmann T; Randall SJ; Hahn PL; Catton PE; Westad OA; Lucas S; Quandt WB; Thayer CA; Petersson B; Thompson WR; Forsythe DP; Diehl PF; Pearson FS; Karns MP; Kaempfer WH; Siverson RM, 2000, 'Reviews of Books', The International History Review, 22, pp. 619 - 746, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/07075332.2000.9640912
    Journal articles | 2000
    Thayer CA, 2000, 'Laos in 1999: Economic Woes Drive Foreign Policy', Asian Survey, 40, pp. 43 - 48, http://dx.doi.org/10.1525/as.2000.40.1.01p00472
    Journal articles | 2000
    Thayer CA, 2000, 'Laos in 1999: Economic Woes Drive Foreign Policy', Asian Survey, 40, pp. 43 - 48, http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/3021219
    Journal articles | 2000
    Thayer CA, 2000, 'Vietnam: The Politics of Immobilism Revisited', Southeast Asian Affairs 2000, 2000, pp. 311 - 326, http://dx.doi.org/10.1355/seaa00s
    Journal articles | 1999
    Thayer CA; Daljit S; Tin M, 1999, 'Vietnam', Regional Outlook: Southeast Asia 1999-2000., pp. 29 - 33
    Journal articles | 1999
    Thayer CA; John F; Daljit S, 1999, 'Southeast Asia: challenges to unity and regime legitimacy`', Southeast Asian Affairs, pp. 3 - 19
    Journal articles | 1999
    Thayer CA; Ralph S, 1999, 'Vietnam: History`', The Far East and Australasia, pp. 1167 - 1179
    Journal articles | 1999
    Thayer CA, 1999, 'A time for consolidation`', Vietnam Business Journal 8(4), pp. 34 - 35
    Journal articles | 1999
    Thayer CA, 1999, 'ASEAN disunity affects regional security', Asia Pacific Defence Reporter, pp. 11 - 12
    Journal articles | 1999
    Thayer CA, 1999, 'Co-operation on all front: srengthening US Vietnam defense ties`', Vietnam Business Journal 8(4)
    Journal articles | 1999
    Thayer CA, 1999, 'Crisis management`', Vietnam Business Journal 8(4), pp. 20 - 21
    Journal articles | 1999
    Thayer CA, 1999, 'Laos in 1998: Continuity under New Leadership', Asian Survey, 39, pp. 38 - 42, http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/2645592
    Journal articles | 1999
    Thayer CA, 1999, 'Laos in 1998: continuity under new leadership', Asian Survey, pp. 38 - 42
    Journal articles | 1999
    Thayer CA, 1999, 'Models to the north`', Vietnam Business Journal 8(4), pp. 28 - 29
    Journal articles | 1999
    Thayer CA, 1999, 'Reinventing ASEAN: from constructive engagement to flexible intervention', Harvard Asia Pacific Review, pp. 67 - 70
    Journal articles | 1999
    Thayer CA, 1999, 'Vietnam, the Asian financial crisis and Doi Moi 2`', Harvard Asia Quarterly, pp. 21 - 25
    Journal articles | 1998
    Thayer CA, 1998, 'Cambodia continues course of political violence', Asia Pacific Defence Reporter, pp. 16 - 17
    Journal articles | 1997
    Hervouet G; Thayer CA, 1997, 'L`armée populaire vietnamienne, un acteur pour la sécurité de l`Asie du Sud-Est?', Relations Internationales et Strategiques, pp. 120 - 128
    Journal articles | 1997
    Thayer CA, 1997, 'Developments of a Military Nature ~ Cambodia Recedes as Regional Security Issue', Asia Pacific Defence Reporter, 23, pp. 14 ~ 16 - 14 ~ 16
    Journal articles | 1997
    Thayer CA, 1997, 'Force Modernization: The Case of the Vietnam People`s Army', Contemporary Southeast Asia, 19, pp. 1 - 28
    Journal articles | 1997
    Thayer CA, 1997, 'Pacification: The American Struggle for Vietnam's Hearts and Minds. By Richard A. Hunt. Boulder, Colo.: Westview Press, 1995. xv, 352 pp. $34.95.', The Journal of Asian Studies, 56, pp. 555 - 557, http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/2646319
    Journal articles | 1997
    Thayer CA, 1997, 'The Soviet Union and the Vietnam War. By Ilya V. Gaiduk. Chicago: Ivan R. Dee, 1996. xx, 299 pp. Notes. Bibliography. Index. $28.50, hard bound.', Slavic Review, 56, pp. 587 - 588, http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/2500962
    Journal articles | 1997
    Thayer CA, 1997, 'Vietnam and ASEAN: A First Anniversary Assessment', Southeast Asian Affairs, 1997, pp. 364 - 374, http://dx.doi.org/10.1355/seaa97t
    Journal articles | 1996
    Boulden J; Thakur R; Thayer CA, 1996, 'A Crisis of Expectations: Un Peacekeeping in the 1990s', International Journal, 51, pp. 382 - 382, http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/40203799
    Journal articles | 1996
    Thayer CA; Ngaosyvathn P, 1996, 'Strategic Involvement and International Partnership: Australia's Post-1975 Relations with Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam.', Pacific Affairs, 69, pp. 297 - 297, http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/2760759
    Journal articles | 1996
    Thayer CA, 1996, 'Arms control in Southeast Asia', Defence Analysis, 12, pp. 77 - 85
    Journal articles | 1995
    Thayer CA, 1995, 'The Breakdown of the Sino-Vietnamese Alliance, 1970-1979.Anne Gilks', The Australian Journal of Chinese Affairs, 33, pp. 205 - 207, http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/2950116
    Journal articles | 1995
    Thayer CA, 1995, 'Introduction', The Adelphi Papers, 35, pp. 5 - 7, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/05679329508449320
    Journal articles | 1995
    Thayer CA, 1995, 'Renovating the Vietnamese Communist Party: Nguyen Van Linh and the Programme for Organizational Reform, 1987–91. By Lewis Stern. New York: St. Martin' Press, 1993. x, 208 pp. $45.00.', The Journal of Asian Studies, 54, pp. 266 - 267, http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/2059024
    Journal articles | 1995
    Thayer CA, 1995, 'Renovating the Vietnamese Communist Party: Nguyen Van Linh and the Programme for Organizational Reform, 1987–91. By Lewis Stern. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1993. x, 208 pp. $45.00.', The Journal of Asian Studies, 54, pp. 637 - 638, http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/2058840
    Journal articles | 1994
    Thayer CA, 1994, 'Sino-Vietnamese Relations: The Interplay of Ideology and National Interest', Asian Survey, 34, pp. 513 - 528, http://dx.doi.org/10.1525/as.1994.34.6.00p0398i
    Journal articles | 1994
    Thayer CA, 1994, 'Sino-Vietnamese Relations: The Interplay of Ideology and National Interest', Asian Survey, 34, pp. 513 - 528, http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/2645338
    Journal articles | 1994
    Thayer CA, 1994, 'Vietnam: Coping with China', Southeast Asian Affairs 1994, 1994, pp. 351 - 367, http://dx.doi.org/10.1355/seaa94u
    Journal articles | 1992
    ELDRIDGE P; BARMÉ S; MAY RJ; ARMITAGE KEN; BROWN C; BOOTH A; MILLS JA; PAUL EC; HIRSCH P; HEWISON K; LUO Y; SELTH A; GRIMES BD; PERTIERRA R; MANNING C; ROSKIES DM; UGARTE E; HARDJONO J; COPELAND M; FARRAN A; MANDERSON L; THAYER CA, 1992, 'Southeast Asia', Asian Studies Review, 15, pp. 219 - 254, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10357823.1992.9755409
    Journal articles | 1992
    Thayer CA, 1992, 'Comrade plus brother: The new Sino‐Vietnamese relations', The Pacific Review, 5, pp. 402 - 406, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09512749208719008
    Journal articles | 1992
    Thayer CA, 1992, 'The Challenges Facing Vietnamese Communism', Southeast Asian Affairs 1992, 1992, pp. 349 - 364, http://dx.doi.org/10.1355/seaa92t
    Journal articles | 1991
    Smith H; Burchill S; Richardson JL; Keal P; Wickes R; Lamberton DM; O'Callighan P; Jennings P; Singleton G; Fletcher C; Alexander M; Hoadley S; Burnett A; Fortescue S; Bell C; Farago P; Gill G; McCosker B; Hardjono J; Brown C; Penders C; Hull TH; Wie TK; Klintworth G; Thayer CA; Cain F; Hills R; Everard J; Mackerras C, 1991, 'Book reviews', Australian Journal of International Affairs, 45, pp. 285 - 310, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10357719108445069
    Journal articles | 1991
    Thayer CA, 1991, 'Vietnam: A critical analysis', Small Wars & Insurgencies, 2, pp. 89 - 115, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09592319108422995
    Journal articles | 1991
    Wilson CM; Thayer CA, 1991, 'War by Other Means: National Liberation and Revolution in Viet-Nam, 1954-1960.', Pacific Affairs, 64, pp. 129 - 129, http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/2760395
    Journal articles | 1988
    Stephan JJ; Thakur R; Thayer CA, 1988, 'The Soviet Union as an Asian Pacific Power: Implications of Gorbachev's 1986 Vladivostok Initiative.', Pacific Affairs, 61, pp. 326 - 326, http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/2759316
    Journal articles | 1988
    Thayer CA; Stuart-Fox M, 1988, 'Laos: Politics, Economics and Society.', Pacific Affairs, 61, pp. 366 - 366, http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/2759344
    Journal articles | 1987
    Thayer CA, 1987, 'Vietnam´s Sixth Party Congress: An Overview', Contemporary Southeast Asia, 9, pp. 12 - 22, http://dx.doi.org/10.1355/cs9-1b
    Journal articles | 1986
    Thayer CA; Evans G; Rowley K, 1986, 'Red Brotherhood at War. Indochina Since the Fall of Saigon.', Pacific Affairs, 59, pp. 353 - 353, http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/2758988
    Journal articles | 1986
    Thayer CA; Ross DA, 1986, 'In the Interests of Peace. Canada and Vietnam, 1954-1973.', Pacific Affairs, 59, pp. 352 - 352, http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/2758987
    Journal articles | 1984
    Thayer CA; King P, 1984, 'Australia's Vietnam. Australia in the Second Indo-China War.', Pacific Affairs, 57, pp. 183 - 183, http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/2758458
    Journal articles | 1984
    Thayer CA, 1984, 'Laos in 1983: Pragmatism in the Transition to Socialism', Asian Survey, 24, pp. 49 - 59, http://dx.doi.org/10.1525/as.1984.24.1.01p0117h
    Journal articles | 1984
    Thayer CA, 1984, 'Laos in 1983: Pragmatism in the Transition to Socialism', Asian Survey, 24, pp. 49 - 59, http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/2644167
    Journal articles | 1983
    Thayer CA, 1983, 'Laos in 1982: The Third Congress of the Lao People's Revolutionary Party', Asian Survey, 23, pp. 84 - 93, http://dx.doi.org/10.1525/as.1983.23.1.01p0010v
    Journal articles | 1983
    Thayer CA, 1983, 'Laos in 1982: The Third Congress of the Lao People's Revolutionary Party', Asian Survey, 23, pp. 84 - 93, http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/2644329
    Journal articles | 1983
    Thayer CA, 1983, 'Vietnam´s Two Strategic Tasks: Building Socialism and Defending the Fatherland', Southeast Asian Affairs, 1983, pp. 299 - 324, http://dx.doi.org/10.1355/seaa83r
    Journal articles | 1982
    McMillen DH; MacKerras C; Liew KS; Hahn RF; Stephens TB; Woodward D; Kui–kwong S; Bucknall KB; Price RF; Holmgren J; Horne J; Yeung JA; Azumi K; Plath DW; Stockwin JAA; McPherson K; Jordens J; Newman RS; Rice RC; Chandler DP; McCoy AW; Foulcher K; Schiller J; Fry HT; Penny DH; Johns Y; Thayer CA; Bhattacharya D, 1982, 'Book reviews', Asian Studies Association of Australia. Review, 6, pp. 81 - 131, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03147538208712238
    Journal articles | 1982
    Thayer CA; Jellinek L; Reid A; Cushman JW; Godley MR, 1982, 'Briefly noted', Asian Studies Association of Australia. Review, 6, pp. 131 - 134, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03147538208712239
    Journal articles | 1982
    Thayer CA; Smyser WR, 1982, 'The Independent Vietnamese. Vietnamese Communism Between Russia and China, 1965-1969.', Pacific Affairs, 55, pp. 354 - 354, http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/2757646
    Journal articles | 1982
    Thayer CA, 1982, 'Vietnamese Communism in Comparative Perspective. Edited By William S. Turley. (Boulder, Colo.: Westview Press, 1980. Pp. xiii + 271. $22.50.)', American Political Science Review, 76, pp. 184 - 185, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/s0003055400186757
    Journal articles | 1982
    Thayer CA, 1982, 'Vietnamese Communism in Comparative Perspective. Edited By William S. Turley. (Boulder, Colo.: Westview Press, 1980. Pp. xiii + 271. $22.50.)', American Political Science Review, 76, pp. 184 - 185, http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/1960514
    Journal articles | 1981
    Thayer CA, 1981, 'Why the Vietcong Fought: A Study of Motivation and Control in a Modern Army in Combat. By William Darryl Henderson. (Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1979. Pp. xxix + 163. $17.95.)', American Political Science Review, 75, pp. 269 - 270, http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/1962271
    Journal articles | 1980
    Harris S; Kubalkova V; Cruickshank AA; Huisken R; Stockwin JAA; Woodward DF; Mackerras C; Young G; Wilson I; Lawrie GG; Osborne M; Reid A; O'Malley WJ; Thayer CA; Viviani N; Cheema PI, 1980, 'Book reviews', Australian Outlook, 34, pp. 110 - 127, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10357718008444698
    Journal articles | 1980
    Thayer CA, 1980, 'Vietnam', Current History, 79, pp. 165 - 169, http://dx.doi.org/10.1525/curh.1980.79.461.165
    Journal articles | 1979
    Sharpe EJ; Johns AH; Moore RJ; Irschick EF; Mortimer R; Perera E; Sen V; Jordens JTF; Funston J; Eldridge P; Terwiel BJ; Chandler DP; Hinton P; Osborne M; Thayer CA; Hong‐Fincher B; Tregonning KG; Wicks PC; Hunt GL; Brown C; McDonald H; O'Malley WJ; Noer D; Yallop C; Foulcher K; Kartomi MJ; Angel JR; Basham AL; Black I; Proudfoot I; Lineton JA; Lineton PJ; Pong D; Rix A; Broinowski RP; Fitzpatrick M; Fisher T; Bredt C; Yong CF; Huey H; Fung ESK; Chiou CL; Day S; Jacobs JB, 1979, 'Book reviews', Asian Studies Association of Australia. Review, 3, pp. 81 - 141, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03147537908712085
    Journal articles | 1979
    Thayer CA; Pike D; Hung GNT, 1979, 'History of Vietnamese Communism, 1925-1976.', Pacific Affairs, 52, pp. 165 - 165, http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/2757810
    Journal articles | 1978
    Mackerras C; Rix A; Stoddart B; Thayer C, 1978, 'Area notes', Asian Studies Association of Australia. Review, 2, pp. 22 - 40, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03147537808712049
    Journal articles | 1978
    Stoddart B; Thayer C; CAE B; Mackerras C; Large S; Neustupný JV, 1978, 'Area notes', Asian Studies Association of Australia. Review, 1, pp. 31 - 57, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03147537808712027
    Journal articles | 1978
    Stoddart B; Thayer C; Rix A, 1978, 'Area notes', Asian Studies Association of Australia. Review, 2, pp. 32 - 46, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03147537808712040
    Journal articles | 1978
    Thayer CA, 1978, 'Dilemmas of Development in Vietnam', Current History, 75, pp. 221 - 225, http://dx.doi.org/10.1525/curh.1978.75.442.221
    Journal articles | 1977
    Carter M; Jeffrey R; Thayer C; Miller G; Mackerras C; Large S, 1977, 'Area notes', Asian Studies Association of Australia. Review, 1, pp. 17 - 37, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03147537708712013
    Journal articles | 1977
    Jeffrey R; Thayer C; Large S; McMillen D; Mackerras C, 1977, 'Area notes', Asian Studies Association of Australia. Review, 1, pp. 18 - 46, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03147537708712001
    Journal articles | 1977
    Thayer CA, 1977, 'Ending the Vietnam war', Asian Studies Association of Australia. Review, 1, pp. 58 - 64, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03147537708712016
    Journal articles | 1977
    Thayer CA, 1977, 'Revolutionary Organization: Institution-Building within the People's Liberation Armed Forces. By Paul Berman. Lexington, Mass.: Lexington Books, 1974. xvi, 249 pp. Notes, Index. $14.00', The Journal of Asian Studies, 36, pp. 382 - 382, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/s0021911800161790
    Journal articles | 1977
    Thayer CA, 1977, 'Revolutionary Organization: Institution-Building within the People's Liberation Armed Forces. By Paul Berman. Lexington, Mass.: Lexington Books, 1974. xvi, 249 pp. Notes, Index. $14.00', The Journal of Asian Studies, 36, pp. 382 - 382, http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/2053765
    Journal articles | 1976
    Thayer CA, 1976, 'North Vietnam in 1975: National Liberation, Reunification and Socialist Construction', Asian Survey, 16, pp. 14 - 22, http://dx.doi.org/10.1525/as.1976.16.1.01p0141k
    Journal articles | 1976
    Thayer CA, 1976, 'North Vietnam in 1975: National Liberation, Reunification and Socialist Construction', Asian Survey, 16, pp. 14 - 22, http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/2643277
    Journal articles | 1975
    Hudson WJ; Knight J; Thompson E; King P; Thayer CA; Beveridge B; Thomson PD; Jukes G; Nicolson IF; Suter K; Albury RM; Scott R, 1975, 'Book reviews', Australian Outlook, 29, pp. 111 - 126, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10357717508444527
    Journal articles | 1975
    Thayer CA, 1975, 'The Democratic Republic of Vietnam in 1974: The Politics of Transition', Asian Survey, 15, pp. 61 - 69, http://dx.doi.org/10.1525/as.1975.15.1.01p0036x
    Journal articles | 1975
    Thayer CA, 1975, 'The Democratic Republic of Vietnam in 1974: The Politics of Transition', Asian Survey, 15, pp. 61 - 69, http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/2643431
    Journal articles | 1975
    Thayer CA, 1975, 'The Politics of Massacre. Political Processes in South Vietnam. By Charles A. Joiner. Temple University Press, Philadelphia, 1974. Pp. xv, 346. Preface, Abbreviations, Epilogue, Notes, Index.', Journal of Southeast Asian Studies, 6, pp. 207 - 209, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/s0022463400017392
    Journal articles | 1974
    Thayer CA; Goodman AE, 1974, 'Politics in War: The Bases of Political Community in South Vietnam.', Pacific Affairs, 47, pp. 391 - 391, http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/2755796
    Journal articles | 1973
    Thayer CA, 1973, 'The social basis of politics in Vietnam’: A rejoinder', Australian Outlook, 27, pp. 262 - 271, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10357717308444477
  • Working Papers | 2012
    Thayer CA, 2012, The Apparatus of Authoritarian Rule in Viet Nam, Southeast Asia Research Centre, City University of Hong KOng, Hong Kong, 118, http://dx.doi.org
    Working Papers | 2010
    Thayer CA, 2010, Recent Developments in the South China Sea: Grounds for Cautious Optimism?, S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, RSIS Working Paper, 220, http://dx.doi.orghttp://www.rsis.edu.sg/publications/WorkingPapers/WP220.pdf
  • Conference Papers | 2016
    Thayer CA, 2016, 'Challenges in Renewing Maritime Capabilities: Viet Nam', in Challenges in Renewing Maritime Capabilities: Viet Nam, Maritime Security Challenges 2016: Pacific Seapower,, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, pp. 1 - 19, presented at Maritime Security Challenges 2016: Pacific Seapower,, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, 03 October 2016 - 06 October 2016, http://www.mscconference.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/3-Thayer-Vietnam.pdf
    Conference Papers | 2016
    Thayer CA, 2016, 'Geopolitics and Maritime Security in the Straits of Malacca: Implications of China’s Maritime Silk Road and Indonesia’s Global Maritime Fulcrum', in Geopolitics and Maritime Security in the Straits of Malacca: Implications of China’s Maritime Silk Road and Indonesia’s Global Maritime Fulcrum, 8th MIMA International Conference on the Straits of Malacca Resolving Regional Issues and Their Impact on the Straits of Malacca, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, pp. 1 - 15, presented at 8th MIMA International Conference on the Straits of Malacca Resolving Regional Issues and Their Impact on the Straits of Malacca, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 25 April 2016 - 25 April 2016, http://www.caschennai.org/?p=376.
    Conference Papers | 2016
    Thayer CA, 2016, 'Identifying Regional Political Trends and Markers in 2016: Vietnam, Myanmar, the Philippines and Thailand', in Regional Outlook forum 2016, Yusok Ishak Institue of Southeast Asian Studies, Singapore, pp. 16 - 18, presented at Regional Outlook Forum 2016, Singapore, 12 January 2016 - 12 January 2016
    Conference Papers | 2016
    Thayer CA, 2016, 'Managing Security Tensions in the South China Sea', in Brewster D (ed.), Indo-Pacific Maritime Security: Challenges and Cooperation, National Security College, Crawford School of Public Policy, College of Asia & Pacific, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia, pp. 1 - 10, presented at Indo-Pacific Maritime Security Conference: Challenges & Cooperation, Canberra, Australia, 16 March 2016 - 17 March 2017, http://nsc.anu.edu.au/documents/ipmsc-papers/Managing%20security%20tensions%20in%20the%20South%20China%20Sea%20the%20role%20of%20ASEAN%20-%20Carlyle%20Thayer.pdf
    Conference Papers | 2016
    Thayer CA, 2016, 'South China Sea: The Strategic Implications of China’s Artificial Islands', in South China Sea: The Strategic Implications of China’s Artificial Islands, Conference on Conflict in the South China Sea, New Haven, Connecticut, USA, pp. 1 - 24, presented at Conference on Conflict in the South China Sea, New Haven, Connecticut, USA, 06 May 2016 - 07 May 2016, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7UaF9vUvPX8.
    Conference Papers | 2016
    Thayer CA, 2016, 'Sovereignty Assertion in the South China Sea: Militarization and the Construction of Artificial Islands', in Sovereignty Assertion in the South China Sea: Militarization and the Construction of Artificial Islands, International Workshop on The Legal Status of Islands and Rocks in International Law and Practice in the East Sea, Nha Trang City, Vietnam, pp. 1 - 23, presented at International Workshop on The Legal Status of Islands and Rocks in International Law and Practice in the East Sea, Nha Trang City, Vietnam, 18 August 2016 - 18 August 2016, http://pdu.edu.vn/a/index.php?dept=20&disd=&tid=5107
    Conference Papers | 2016
    Thayer CA, 2016, 'The Militarisation of the South China Sea', in The Militarisation of the South China Sea, International Conference on The Challenges to Peace and Security in the South China Sea’, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, pp. 1 - 18, presented at International Conference on The Challenges to Peace and Security in the South China Sea’, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 28 July 2016 - 28 July 2016
    Conference Papers | 2016
    Thayer CA, 2016, 'The Role of Arbitration in the Settlement of Maritime Disputes in the South China Sea', in The Role of Arbitration in the Settlement of Maritime Disputes in the South China Sea, International Conference on the Law of the Sea, Legal Issues Relating to Awards of the Arbitral Tribunal Established Under Annex VII of UNCLOS 1982, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, presented at International Conference on the Law of the Sea, Legal Issues Relating to Awards of the Arbitral Tribunal Established Under Annex VII of UNCLOS 1982, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, 23 July 2016 - 23 July 2016, https://www.scribd.com/document/295684170/Thayer-Identifying-Regional-Political-Trends-and-Markers-in-Southeast-Asia
    Conference Papers | 2016
    Thayer CA, 2016, 'Vietnam’s Foreign Policy in an Era of Rising Sino-U.S. Competition: Providing Equity to the Major Powers While Pursuing Proactive International Integration', in Vietnam’s Foreign Policy in an Era of Rising Sino-U.S. Competition: Providing Equity to the Major Powers While Pursuing Proactive International Integration, Conference on Great Power Rivalries, Domestic Politics, and Southeast Asian Foreign Policy, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA, pp. 1 - 17, presented at Conference on Great Power Rivalries, Domestic Politics, and Southeast Asian Foreign Policy, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA, 10 November 2016 - 11 November 2016, http://www.c3sindia.org/foreign-policy/5807
    Conference Papers | 2016
    Thayer CA, 2016, '“Military Modernization and Capacity Building in the Philippines and Vietnam', in “Military Modernization and Capacity Building in the Philippines and Vietnam, 6th International Conference on the South China Sea, Washington, D.C., pp. 1 - 15, presented at 6th International Conference on the South China Sea, Washington, D.C., 12 July 2016 - 12 July 2016, https://www.csis.org/events/sixth-annual-csis-south-china-sea-conference
    Conference Papers | 2013
    Thayer CA, 2013, 'ASEAN and China Consultations on a Code of Conduct in the South China Sea: Prospects and Obstacles', in ASEAN and China Consultations on a Code of Conduct in the South China Sea: Prospects and Obstacles, International Conference on Security and Cooperation in the South China Sea, Moscow, Russian Federation, presented at International Conference on Security and Cooperation in the South China Sea, Moscow, Russian Federation, 18 October 2013 - 18 October 2013
    Conference Papers | 2013
    Thayer CA, 2013, 'Chinese Assertiveness and U.S. Rebalancing: Confrontation in the South China Sea?', in Chinese Assertiveness and U.S. Rebalancing: Confrontation in the South China Sea?, Association for Asian Studies 2013 Annual Conference, San Diego, California, presented at Association for Asian Studies 2013 Annual Conference, San Diego, California, 21 March 2013 - 24 March 2013
    Conference Papers | 2013
    Thayer CA, 2013, 'Competing External Powers’ Interests in the Straits of Malacca: Unfinished Business?', in Competing External Powers’ Interests in the Straits of Malacca: Unfinished Business?, 7th MIMA International Conference on The Straits of Malacca, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, presented at 7th MIMA International Conference on The Straits of Malacca, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 24 June 2013 - 25 June 2013
    Conference Papers | 2013
    Thayer CA, 2013, 'Deference/Defiance: Southeast Asia, China, and the South China Sea', in Deference/Defiance: Southeast Asia, China, and the South China Sea, International Studies Association, San Francisco, California, presented at International Studies Association, San Francisco, California, 04 April 2013 - 07 April 2013
    Conference Papers | 2013
    Thayer CA, 2013, 'Incorporating a Code of Conduct for the South China Sea into ASEAN’s Political-Security Community: The Road Ahead', in Incorporating a Code of Conduct for the South China Sea into ASEAN’s Political-Security Community: The Road Ahead, Regional Conference on ASEAN and the South China Sea: Achievements, Challenges and Future Direction, Phnom Penh, Cambodia, presented at Regional Conference on ASEAN and the South China Sea: Achievements, Challenges and Future Direction, Phnom Penh, Cambodia, 19 September 2013 - 20 September 2013
    Conference Papers | 2013
    Thayer CA, 2013, 'Major Power Future Intentions and Policies in the Region', in Major Power Future Intentions and Policies in the Region, Australia-Vietnam 1.5 Track Dialogue, Hanoi, Vietnam, presented at Australia-Vietnam 1.5 Track Dialogue, Hanoi, Vietnam, 12 March 2013 - 12 April 2013
    Conference Papers | 2013
    Thayer CA, 2013, 'Securing Maritime Security in the South China Sea: Norms, Legal Regimes and Realpolitik', in Securing Maritime Security in the South China Sea: Norms, Legal Regimes and Realpolitik, International Studies Association, San Francisco, California, presented at International Studies Association, San Francisco, California, 05 April 2013 - 07 April 2013
    Conference Papers | 2013
    Thayer CA, 2013, 'South China Sea in Regional Politics: Indonesia’s Efforts to Forge ASEAN Unity on a Code of Conduct,”', in South China Sea in Regional Politics: Indonesia’s Efforts to Forge ASEAN Unity on a Code of Conduct,”, Center for Strategic and International Studies, Washington, D.C., presented at Third Annual CSIS Conference on Managing Tensions in the South China Sea, Washington, D.C., 05 June 2013 - 06 June 2013, http://csis.org/files/attachments/130606_Thayer_ConferencePaper.pdf
    Conference Papers | 2013
    Thayer CA, 2013, 'Taiwan’s East China Sea Peace Initiative and ASEAN’s Code of Conduct in the South China Sea', in Taiwan’s East China Sea Peace Initiative and ASEAN’s Code of Conduct in the South China Sea, 2013 East China Seas Peace Forum, Taipei, Taiwan, presented at 2013 East China Seas Peace Forum, Taipei, Taiwan, 05 August 2013 - 05 August 2013
    Conference Papers | 2013
    Thayer CA, 2013, 'The ASEAN Regional Forum and ASEAN-Centric Regional Institutions in the Asia Pacific', in The ASEAN Regional Forum and ASEAN-Centric Regional Institutions in the Asia Pacific, International Conference on Peace, Stability, and Development in Asia-Pacific, Bangkok, Thailand, presented at International Conference on Peace, Stability, and Development in Asia-Pacific, Bangkok, Thailand, 03 December 2013 - 04 December 2013
    Conference Papers | 2013
    Thayer CA, 2013, 'The Philippines’ Claim to the UNCLOS Arbitral Tribunal: Implications for Viet Nam', in The Philippines’ Claim to the UNCLOS Arbitral Tribunal: Implications for Viet Nam, International Conference on The Sovereignty Over Paracel and Spratly Archipelagoes – Historical and Legal Aspects, Quang Ngai City, Vietnam, presented at International Conference on The Sovereignty Over Paracel and Spratly Archipelagoes – Historical and Legal Aspects, Quang Ngai City, Vietnam, 27 April 2013 - 28 April 2013
    Conference Papers | 2013
    Thayer CA, 2013, 'U.S. AirSea Battle Concept and Chinese Asymmetric Challenges to Maritime Security in the South China Sea', in U.S. AirSea Battle Concept and Chinese Asymmetric Challenges to Maritime Security in the South China Sea, 64th Current Strategy Forum, Newport, Rhode Island, presented at 64th Current Strategy Forum, Newport, Rhode Island, 18 June 2013 - 19 June 2013
    Conference Papers | 2013
    Thsyer CA, 2013, 'South China Sea Developments in 2013: ASEAN Unity Restored, Sino-Philippine Tensions and ASEAN-China Consultations on a Code of Conduct,”', in South China Sea Developments in 2013: ASEAN Unity Restored, Sino-Philippine Tensions and ASEAN-China Consultations on a Code of Conduct,”, 5th International Workshop on The South China Sea: Cooperation for Regional Security and Development, Hanoi, Vietnam, presented at 5th International Workshop on The South China Sea: Cooperation for Regional Security and Development, Hanoi, Vietnam, 11 November 2013 - 12 November 2013
    Conference Papers | 2012
    Thayer CA, 2012, 'Positioning ASEAN between Global Powers', in Positioning ASEAN between Global Powers, 14th Regional Outlook Forum, Singapore, presented at 14th Regional Outlook Forum, Singapore, 05 January 2012 - 06 January 2012
    Conference Presentations | 2011
    Thayer CA, 2011, 'Maritime Security: A Synthesis', presented at Indo-Pacific Maritime Security in the 21st Century, Garden Island, Sydney, NSW, 21 February 2011 - 22 February 2011
    Conference Papers | 2011
    Thayer CA, 2011, 'Security Cooperation in the South China Sea: An Assessment of Recent Trends', in Security Cooperation in the South China Sea: An Assessment of Recent Trends, 1st Manila Conference on the South China Sea, Manila, The Philippines, pp. 1 - 33, presented at 1st Manila Conference on the South China Sea, Manila, The Philippines, 05 July 2011 - 06 July 2011
    Conference Papers | 2010
    Thayer CA, 2010, 'Revitalizing U.S. Engagement in Asia: The Obama Administration and the Challenge of Non-Traditional Security Issues', in Revitalizing U.S. Engagement in Asia: The Obama Administration and the Challenge of Non-Traditional Security Issues, International Conference ‘The United States and the New Asia: Towards Partnership and Multilateral Engagement in the 21st Century, Kuala Lumpur, pp. 1 - 24, presented at International Conference ‘The United States and the New Asia: Towards Partnership and Multilateral Engagement in the 21st Century, Kuala Lumpur, 01 June 2010 - 02 June 2010
    Conference Papers | 2010
    Thayer CA, 2010, 'The Apparatus of Authoritarian Rule in Viet Nam', in The Apparatus of Authoritarian Rule in Viet Nam, Conference on Authoritarianism in East Asia, City University of Hong Kong, pp. 1 - 36, presented at Conference on Authoritarianism in East Asia, City University of Hong Kong, 29 June 2010 - 01 July 2010
    Conference Papers | 2010
    Thayer CA, 2010, 'The Vietnam People’s Army: Victory at Home (1975), Success in Cambodia (1989)', in Dennis P; Grey J (ed.), Victory or Defeat: Armies in the Aftermath of Conflict, Big Sky Publishing, Newport, NSW, pp. 1 - 37, presented at Armies in Victory and Defeat: Armies in the Aftermath of Conflict, 17th Chief of Army Military History Conference, Canberra, 30 September 2010 - 01 October 2010
    Conference Papers | 2010
    Thayer CA, 2010, 'Vietnam's Relations with China and the United States', in Khoa Quoc Te Hoc Faculty of International Studies (ed.), Vai Tro Cua Viet Nam Trong Khu vuc Chau A-Thai Binh Duong (The Role of Vietnam in the Asia-Pacific Region), Nha Xuat Ban The Gioi (World Publishers), Hanoi, pp. 7 - 66, presented at Vietnam's Role in the Asia-Pacific Region, Hanoi, 10 December 2010 - 12 December 2010
    Conference Papers | 2010
    Thayer CA, 2010, 'Vietnam's Relations with China, North Korea and the United States', in Vietnam's Relations with China, North Korea and the United States, Conference on Authoritarianism in East Asia, Hong Kong, pp. 1 - 28, presented at Conference on Authoritarianism in East Asia, Hong Kong, 29 June 2010 - 01 July 2010
    Conference Papers | 2010
    Thayer CA, 2010, 'Vietnam’s Relations with China and the United States', in Vietnam’s Relations with China and the United States, International Conference on the Role of Vietnam in the Asia-Pacific, Hanoi, Vietnam, pp. 1 - 38, presented at International Conference on the Role of Vietnam in the Asia-Pacific, Hanoi, Vietnam, 10 December 2010
    Conference Papers | 2009
    Thayer CA, 2009, 'Recent Developments in the South China Sea: Implicatins for Peace, Stability and Cooperation in the Region', in Thuy TT (ed.), The South China Sea: Cooperation for Regional Security and Development: Proceedings of the International Workshop co-organized by the Diplomatic Academy of Vietnam and the Vietnam Lawyers’ Association, 26-27 November 2009, Hanoi, Vietnam., Nha Xuat Ban The Gioi (World Publishers), Hanoi, pp. 124 - 138, presented at First International Workshop on the South China Sea, Hanoi, Vietnam, 26 November 2009 - 27 November 2009
    Conference Papers | 2009
    Thayer CA, 2009, 'Recent Developments in the South China Sea: Implications for Peace, Stability and Cooperation in the Region', in Thuy TT (ed.), The South China Sea: Cooperation for Regional Security and Development: Proceedings of the International Workshop co-organized by the Diplomatic Academy of Vietnam and the Vietnam Lawyers’ Association, 26-27 November 2009, Hanoi, Vietnam., Nha Xuat Ban The Gioi (World Publishers), Hanoi, pp. 125 - 138, presented at 1st International Workshop The South China Sea: Cooperation for Regional Security and Development, Hanoi, 27 November 2009 - 28 November 2009
    Conference Papers | 2008
    Thayer CA, 2008, 'Cau Truc Quan Ha Viet Nam-Trung Quoc Giai Doan 1991-2008', in Giang VM; Ngoc NQ; Ninh VD; Thinh ND; Hai TQ; Thanh NTV; Tung PH (eds.), Viet Nam Hoc Ky Yeu Hoi thao Quoc Te Lan Thu Ba, Vol. 6, Viet Nam: Hoi Nhap va Phat Trien, Nha Xuat Ban Dai Hoc Quoc gia Ha Noi, Hanoi, pp. 728 - 751, presented at Third International Conference of Vietnamese Studies, Hanoi, 05 December 2008 - 07 December 2008
    Conference Papers | 2006
    Thayer CA, 2006, 'Vietnam', in Kin Wah C; Maung Than TM (ed.), Trends in Southeast Asia Series, Regional Outlook Forum 2005, Singapore, pp. 21 - 31, presented at Regional Outlook Forum 2005, Singapore, 06 January 2006 - 09 January 2006
    Creative Written Works | 2005
    Thayer CA, 2005, Safeguarding liberties in an age of terrorism, Canberra times, Canberra Times
    Conference Papers | 2005
    Thayer CA, 2005, 'Leadership Dynamics in Terrorist Organisations in Southeast Asia', in Cullen J (ed.), International Symposium on the Dynamics and Structures of Terrorist Threats in Southeast Asia, International Symposium on the Dynamics and Structures of Terrorist Threats in Southeast Asia, Kuala Lumpur, Malayasia, pp. 2 - 26, presented at International Symposium on the Dynamics and Structures of Terrorist Threats in Southeast Asia, Kuala Lumpur, Malayasia, 18 April 2005 - 20 April 2005
    Conference Papers | 2005
    Thayer CA, 2005, 'Leadership Dynamics in Terrorist Organizations: Proceedings of the International Symposium on the Dynamics and Structures of Terrorist Threats in Southeast Asia', in Cullen J (ed.), International Symposium on the Dynamics and Structures of Terrorist Threats in Southeast Asia, International Symposium on the Dynamics and Structures of Terrorist Threats in Southeast Asia, Kuala Lumpur, Malayasia, pp. II-4 - II-33, presented at International Symposium on the Dynamics and Structures of Terrorist Threats in Southeast Asia, Kuala Lumpur, Malayasia, 18 April 2005 - 20 April 2005
    Conference Papers | 2003
    Thayer CA, 2003, 'Political Terrorism and Militant Islam in Southeast Asia', in Wah CK; Than TMM (ed.), Trends in Southeast Asia Series, Forum on `Regional Strategic and Political Developments, Singapore, pp. 11 - 30, presented at Forum on `Regional Strategic and Political Developments, Singapore, 24 July 2003
    Conference Papers | 2002
    Thayer CA, 2002, 'The French in Indochina: The Political Background to the Conflict', in Brent K (ed.), 2002 RAAF History Conference, RAAF History Conference 2002, Canberra, pp. 13 - 29, presented at RAAF History Conference 2002, Canberra, 30 August 2002 - 31 August 2002
    Conference Papers | 1997
    Thayer CA, 1997, 'International Relations & Security: A Rapid Overview of a Decade of Doi Moi in Doi Moi Ten Years after the 1986 Party Congress', in Fforde A (ed.), Political and Social Change Monograph 24, Political and Social Change Monograph 24, pp. 25 - 46, presented at Political and Social Change Monograph 24, -
    Conference Papers | 1997
    Thayer CA, 1997, 'The New Security Architecture in Southeast Asia: Neither Collective Security nor Collective Defence', in McKinnon D (ed.), Globalisation and Regional Communities: Geoeconomic, Sociocultural and Security Implications for Australia, Globalisation and Regional Communities: Geoeconomic, Sociocultural and Security Implications for Australia, pp. 394 - 400, presented at Globalisation and Regional Communities: Geoeconomic, Sociocultural and Security Implications for Australia, -

Research Interests

· Politics of Vietnam (leadership and generational change; decision-making in the Vietnam Communist Party; elections, legal reform and the role of the National Assembly; political reform and dissent, the emergence of civil society, human rights and religious freedom; treatment of ethnic minorities, political legitimacy).

· The role of the military in Vietnam (leadership; defence diplomacy and external relations; arms procurement and force modernisation; domestic commercial and socio-economic roles).

· Foreign Policy of Vietnam (especially Sino-Vietnamese relations, relations with the United States and relations with ASEAN).

· Multilateral security institutions in the Asia-Pacific (ASEAN, ASEAN Regional Forum, and the Five Power Defence Arrangements).

· China’s defence cooperation with Southeast Asia.

· Climate change and its impact on Southeast Asian security

Thayer is the author of more than 500 academic publications including books, monographs, journal articles and book chapters. He has a high international media profile giving more than 200 interviews a year to Al Jazeera, BBC, Deutsche Welle, National Public Radio, Radio France Internationale Radio Free Asia, Vietnam National Television, Voice of America as well as Agence France Presse, Bloomberg, Deutsche Presse Agentur, Reuters, Vietnam News Agency, The New York Times, Nikkei Asian Review, South China Morning Post, and The Straits Times.

Postgraduate Supervision (UNSW PhDs)

Ian MacFarling, The Evolution of the Indonesian Armed Forces: A Case Study in the Fusion of Civilian and Military Roles (1994).

John Walker, Power and Conflict in Sarawak, 1835-1868 (1995).

John-Silvano Bruni, Reasons for Choice: Understanding the Direction of Australian Weapons Procurement Since 1963 (1998).

Nguyen Hong Thach, Vietnam Between China and the United States, 1950-1995 (2000).

David J. Kilcullen, The Political Consequences of Military Operations in Indonesia 1945-99: A Fieldwork Analysis of the Political Power-Diffusion Effects of Guerrilla Conflict (2000).

Michael Sharpe, Vietnamese Foreign Policy in an Era of Reform: A Multi-level Analysis (2002).

Nguyen Nam Duong, Vietnamese Foreign Policy Since Doi Moi: The Dialectic of Power and Identity (2010).

Scott Bentley, Beginning to Balance: Maritime Southeast Asia Responds to the Rise of China (2016).

Leng Thearith, Small State Diplomacy: Cambodia’s Foreign Policy Towards Viet Nam (2018).

Veasna Var, Assessing the Impact of China’s Foreign Aid on Sustainable Development in Cambodia: 1993-2018 (2020).

Tuan Anh Luc, ASEAN Centrality and Major Powers: South China Sea Case Study (2020).

Tran Thi Le Dung, Regionalisation in the Greater Mekong Subregion: Vietnam in the GMS Cooperation Program (2020).

Vu Lam, Intermestic Public Diplomacy in Vietnam: Boosting International Standing and Drumming Up Domestic Support (2020).

Under Supervision

Nguyen Minh Ngoc, Regional Stabilisers: Questioning Middle Power Diplomacy and Collaboration in the Asia-Pacific (in progress)

Dung Huynh, How Weaker Nations Resist Large Powers’ Coercion in Territorial Contests: Evidence from Vietnamese Policymaking Against China in the South China Sea Disputes, Frederick S. Pardee RAND Graduate School, Santa Monica, California, USA (in pro