Acton Society for International Affairs

액튼국제사회연구회는 호주국립대학교(Australian National University) 한인 동문들이 주축이 되어 전환기 국제사회의 변화와 위기를 탐구하고자 결성한 연구회입니다. 본 연구회는 소규모 공부모임을 통해 국제정치환경의 변화와 국가전략 그리고 사회변동을 함께 공부함으로써 건설적 논의의 장을 만들어가고 있습니다.

The Acton Society for International Affairs, created by a group of Australian National University alumni in South Korea, is a study group dedicated to the analysis of international, political and strategic affairs. The Society aims to contribute to academic debates over the changing nature of international relations and the role of states and non-state actors in a new, transformative era, by organising seminars.

The Acton Forum

[The Acton Forum] The Analysis of the Australian Foreign and Security Policies in the 21st Century under the Paradigm of Liberalism

Joseph Jongeun Seong Bachelor of Arts student, University of Sydney 4 April 2021 I. Introduction Under the paradigm of liberalism, the complex interdependence theory, the neoliberal institutionalist theory, and the democratic peace theory are applicable for analyzing the Australian foreign…

[The Acton Voice] 외교정책의 분석수준을 통합하여 설명할 수 있는 가능성과 조건

Woojin Jung Bachelor of International Relations(Honours), Australian National University 25 January 2016 1. 머리말 한 국가의 외교정책은 ‘국가목표 달성을 위한 정책결정과정의 산물’이며, 국가이익의 최선을 이끌어내는 중요한 요소이다. 외교정책 수립은 국가의 방향성을 명확히 나타내고, 가시적인 성과가 있을 경우, 그 파급효과는 대내외적으로…

[The Acton Forum] Is Japan a great power? Will Japanese power rise or decline in future?

Siwon Kwak Bachelor of International Security Studies, Australian National University 20 August 2015 After declaring unconditional surrender in 1945, Japan’s economy was severely damaged and the new constitution prohibited them from maintaining military. In spite of harsh circumstances, Japan was…

[The Acton Forum] Can international organisations contribute to Myanmar’s educational development?

Meriel Suhyeon Lee Bachelor of International Relations, Australian National University 15 August 2015 Myanmar is now in an important stage of political and economic transition. It has experienced a movement from the military dictatorship towards democratic Myanmar in terms of…

[The Acton Voice] ‘국내 안보’란 무엇인가?

Hugh S. Shin Bachelor of International Security Studies, Australian National University 1 June 2015 * 본문은 ‘What is Internal Security?’ 의 한국어 번역문입니다. 국내안보(Internal Security)는 논란이 많은 안보 개념으로서 안보학 내에서는 비교적 소외된 영역이라고 할 수 있다. 국제안보학을 전공하는 학생에게…