Emeritus Professor Clive Kessler

Emeritus Professor
BA Syd., PhD Lond.
School of Social Sciences

Contact

+61 (2) 9385 2403
+61 (2) 9385 1040
160 Morven Brown
Kensington Campus

Publications

    Books

    • Kessler CS, 2006, Globalisation: familiar issues, but a new-fangled discourse - or, `deja vu all over again`?, 1st, Ikmas, Ukm, Malaysian National University, Bangi, Selangor Malaysia
    • Kessler CS, 2004, A `Recalcitrant` Interest: Studying Malaysia, Original, University of New England Asia Centre (UNEAC), Armidale NSW

    Book Chapters

    • Kessler CS, 2016, '“Diasporic” Muslims, “Minoritarian” Islam, and modern democratic citizenship: Negotiating accommodation and integration', in Creating Social Cohesion in an Interdependent World: Experiences of Australia and Japan, pp. 127 - 144, http://dx.doi.org/10.1057/9781137520227_7
    • Kessler C, 2016, 'UMNO: Then, Now -- And Always?', in Welsh B (ed.), The End of UMNO? Essays on Malaysia's Dominant Party, SIRD: Strategic Information and Research Development Centre, Petaling Jaya, Selanngor, Malaysia, pp. 147 - 169
    • Kessler CS, 2006, 'Malaysian Sociol Science: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow?', in Peranan dam Orientasi Sains Social Malaysia, edn. 1st, Penerbit Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Bangi, pp. 11 - 15
    • Kessler CS, 2005, 'A Proposal for a Preferential Voting System', in Puthucheary M; Othman N (ed.), Elections and Democracy in Malaysia, edn. 1st, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Bangi Malaysia, pp. 402 - 423
    • Kessler CS, 2004, 'The Mark of The Man: Mahathir`s Malaysia after Dr. Mahathir', in Welsh B (ed.), Reflections: The Mahathir Years, edn. 1st, John Hopkins University Press, Washington DC, pp. 15 - 27
    • Othman N;Kessler CS, 2001, 'Capturing Globalization: Prospects and Projects', in Mittelman J; Othman N (ed.), Capturing Globalization, edn. Original, Routledge Press, London and New York, pp. 122 - 139
    • Kessler CS, 2001, 'Globalization: Another False Universalism?', in Mittelman J; Othman N (ed.), Capturing Globalization, edn. Original, Routledge Press, London and New York, pp. 17 - 32
    • Kessler CS, 2001, 'Alternative Approaches, Divided Consciousness: Dualities in Studying the Contemporary SoutheastAsian Middle Classes', in Embong AR (ed.), Southeast Asian Middle Classes, edn. Original, Penerbit Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia, pp. 31 - 45
    • Kessler CS, 2000, 'Masyarakat sivil dan globalisasi', in Malaysia Menangani Globalisasi: Peserta atau Magsa?, edn. Original, Penerbit Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Selangor, Malaysia, pp. 176 - 203
    • Kessler CS, 1997, 'Islam: Essays on Scripture, Thought & Society A festschrift in Honour of Anthony H. Johns', in Islamic Philosophy Theology and Science Texts and Studies, edn. Original, Brill Academic Publishers, Leiden, pp. 324 - 340
    • Kessler CS, 1995, 'Beberapa Unsur Kesinambungan dalam Budaya Politik Melayu', in Tamadun Melayu Jilid Empat, edn. Original, Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka, Kuala Lumpur, pp. 1449 - 1475

    Journal articles

    • Kessler CS, 2018, 'State and civil society: Global context, southeast asian prospect', Sojourn, vol. 33, pp. S131 - S155, http://dx.doi.org/10.1355/sj33-Sf
    • Kessler C;Skinner Q;Maddison S;Malpas N;Gascoigne J;Rao U;Donald J, 2013, 'Q&A session after the public lecture of Quentin Skinner', Ab Imperio, pp. 55 - 60, http://dx.doi.org/10.1353/imp.2013.0022
    • Kessler CS, 2006, 'Malaysia: Village Rules', Asian Analysis
    • Kessler CS, 2006, 'Malaysia July 2006: Village Rules', Asian Analysis, vol. july, pp. 1 - 2
    • Kessler CS, 2006, 'Public Universities in an Unbrave New World: Globalisation, Managerialism and Accountability', Journal for the Public University, vol. 3, pp. 1 - 13
    • Kessler CS, 2006, '`Malaysia 2006 - The Long March Towards Desecularisation`', Asian Analysis, vol. october, pp. 1 - 2
    • Kessler CS, 2003, 'Malaysia', Encyclopaedia Britannica: 2001 Year in Review, vol. 1, pp. 464 - 465
    • Kessler CS, 2002, '(Obituary) Raymond W. Firth, 1901-2002', TAJA - the Australian Journal of Anthropology, vol. 13(2), pp. 224 - 229
    • Kessler CS, 2002, 'Terror: Universal threat, parochial response', Malaysiakini
    • Kessler CS, 2002, 'The Israel-Palestine Impasse', D!ssent, vol. 9, pp. 20 - 25
    • Kessler CS, 2002, 'Malaysia: Steady as he goes?', Asian Analysis, pp. 7 - 8
    • Kessler CS, 2002, 'A Berlin Dyptych', Debatte. Review of Contemporary German Affairs, vol. 10, pp. 221 - 229
    • Humphrey MN;Berger MT;Kessler CS, 2002, 'New Visions of the State', Social Analysis: the International Journal of Cultural and Social Practice, vol. 46, pp. 153 - 166
    • Kessler CS, 2001, 'Malaysia', Encyclopaedia Britannica: 2001 Year in Review, pp. 461 - 462
    • Kessler CS, 2001, 'Mahathir`s Endgame', Show Cause, pp. 21 - 22
    • Kessler CS, 2001, 'Malaysia since 1999: Dr. Mahathir Survives his Crises', Dialogue, vol. 20, pp. 22 - 28
    • Kessler CS, 2001, 'Malaysia: New Realities, Old Slogans', Asian Analysis, vol. Electronic
    • Kessler CS, 2001, 'Malaysia: Between Two Worlds', Asian Analysis, vol. Electronic
    • Kessler CS, 2001, 'Setting the Table', Asian Analysis, vol. Electronic
    • Othman N;Kessler CS, 2000, 'Capturing globalization: Prospects and projects', Third World Quarterly, vol. 21, pp. 1013 - 1033, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01436590020012025
    • Kessler CS, 2000, 'Globalization: Another false universalism?', Third World Quarterly, vol. 21, pp. 931 - 942
    • Kessler CS, 2000, 'Berlin rendezvous', Show Cause, pp. 6 - 8
    • Kessler CS, 2000, 'Essay: Malaysia in Crisis, 1997-2000', Review of Indonesian and Malaysian Affairs, pp. 99 - 127
    • Kessler CS, 2000, 'Surely you must be joking, Dr. Mahathir', The Asia-Australia Papers, pp. 161 - 165
    • Kessler CS;Osbom, 2000, 'Malaysia: deconstructing grik tragedy', Asian Analysis
    • Kessler C, 1999, 'A malay diaspora? another side of dr mahathir’s jewish problem', Patterns of Prejudice, vol. 33, pp. 23 - 42, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/003132299128810470
    • Kessler CS, 1999, 'Malaysia and Mahathir: Region builder or barrier builder?', The Asia-Australia Papers, vol. 1, pp. 20 - 28
    • Kessler CS, 1999, 'Anwar`s trial ending, Unmo`s just beginning', Asian Analysis
    • Kessler CS, 1999, 'A poisoned chalice?', Asian Analysis
    • Kessler CS, 1999, 'Howard`s way', Arena Magazine, pp. 12 - 13
    • Kessler CS, 1999, 'The abdication of the intellectuals: Sociology, anthropology, and the Asian values debate - or, what everybody needed to know about `Asian Values` that social scientists failed to point out', Sojourn, Journal of Social Issues in Southeast Asia, vol. 14, pp. 295 - 312
    • Kessler CS, 1998, 'State and civil society: global context, Southeast Asian prospects', Sojourn, Journal of Social Issues in Southeast Asia, vol. 13, pp. 38 - 61
    • Kessler CS, 1998, 'Israel and Palestine: Lessons and prospects', Palestine-Israel Journal, pp. 115 - 121
    • Kessler CS, 1998, 'Which way forward?', Asian Analysis, pp. N/A - N/A
    • Kessler CS, 1998, 'Malaysia: Anxious days in Kuala Lumpur', Asian Analysis, pp. N/A - N/A
    • Kessler CS, 1998, 'Malaysia: Political fallout from the economic crisis', Asian Analysis, pp. N/A - N/A
    • Kessler CS, 1996, 'Masyarakat madani dengan kuasa pemerintah:konteks global, prospek Malaysia = [State and civil society:global context, Malaysian prospect]', Pemikir, pp. 70 - 98
    • Kessler CS, 1995, '`Fundamentalism` reconsidered: communitarian, Sharia`ah-Based and `Ijtihadic` Approaches toward the `Reactualisation of Islam`', Journal of Arabic, Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies, vol. 2, pp. 1 - 27
    • Kessler CS, 1994, 'Keating’s Blunder: Three Lessons', Asian Studies Review, vol. 17, pp. 125 - 131, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03147539408712958
    • Kessler CS, 1992, 'Pilgrims' progress: The travelers of Islam. Muslim Travellers: Pilgrimage, Migration, and the Religious Imagination, edited by D. F. Eickelman and J. Piscatori. University of California Press (2223 Fu', Annals of Tourism Research, vol. 19, pp. 147 - 153, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0160-7383(92)90120-E
    • Kessler CS, 1991, 'Negotiating Cultural Difference: On Seeking, not always Successfully, to Share the World with Others-Or, in Defence of Embassy', Asian Studies Review, vol. 15, pp. 57 - 73, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03147539108712778

    Conference Papers

    • Kessler CS, 2005, 'Studying Economy & Society: A `Third Way` in Malaysia?', in Kessler C (ed.), 10th Anniversary of IKMAS, 10th Anniversary of IKMAS, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, pp. 9 - 55, presented at 10th Anniversary of IKMAS, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, 19 August 2005

    Recorded / Rendered Creative Works

    • Kessler CS, 1998, The Religion Report: Malaysia, Islam and Anwar Ibrahim, Wednesday 7 October 1998, Video