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Building an Indian Ocean Region

Grant


Scheme


  • Discovery Projects

Abstract


  • The Indian Ocean Region, of vital geopolitical importance to Australia, is the heart of the Third World - overwhelmed by chronic poverty, precarious political systems, and conflicting ethno-religious identities. This project will document attempts at constructing regional identities and institutions, and facilitate the process of 'building' a secure Region.

Date/time Interval


  • 2012

Sponsor Award Id


  • DP120101166

Local Award Id


  • 101883

Scheme


  • Discovery Projects

Abstract


  • The Indian Ocean Region, of vital geopolitical importance to Australia, is the heart of the Third World - overwhelmed by chronic poverty, precarious political systems, and conflicting ethno-religious identities. This project will document attempts at constructing regional identities and institutions, and facilitate the process of 'building' a secure Region.

Date/time Interval


  • 2012

Sponsor Award Id


  • DP120101166

Local Award Id


  • 101883