Emeritus Professor Carlyle Thayer

School of Humanities and Social Sciences

LOCATION

Australian Defence Force Academy, Northcott Drive, Canberra, ACT 2610

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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. He is currently 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; South East Asia Defence and Security columnist for The Diplomat (2013-); Consultant, Gerson Lehrman Group (2012-); Editorial Consultant for Radio Free Asia (2014-); External Expert Contributor, Oxford Analytica; Senior Analyst, Wikistrat (2015-)’ Global Adjunct Faculty member, Ohio University (2009-); Research Associate, ASEAN Studies Center, School of International Service, American University (March 2011-); Adjunct Fellow, International Association for Counterterrorism and Security Professionals, Centre for Security Studies, Stratad Malaysia (August 2013-); and Member of the International Advisory Board of Contemporary Southeast Asia (2008-), International Journal of China Studies (2014-), Journal for Social Sciences and Humanities (2015-); and Contemporary Chinese Political Economy and Strategic Relations: An International Journal.

Professor Thayer was educated at Brown University in the United States (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 Vietnamese language at Yale, Cornell and Southern Illinois University, Thai language at The University of Missouri at Columbia, and Lao language at Southern Illinois University, Carbondale.

Before embarking on an academic career, Carl served in Vietnam with the International Voluntary Services (1967-68) and as a volunteer teacher in Botswana with the Unitarian Universalist Service Committee (1968-69). He began his professional career in 1976 as lecturer at the Bendigo Institute of Technology (renamed the Bendigo College of Advanced Education). In 1979, he joined The University of New South Wales and taught first in its Faculty of Military Studies at The Royal Military College-Duntoon (1979-85) and then at University College, ADFA (1986-2010). He served as Head of the School of Politics from 1995-97. In 1998, he was promoted to full Professor and Emeritus Professor in 2010.

Carl has 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. 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 U.S. Defense Department’s Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies, U.S. Pacific Command, Hawaii. From 2002 to 2004, he 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. He later directed Regional Security Studies at the Australian Command and Staff College, Weston Creek (2007-08 and 2010).

Professor Thayer has spent 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 2005, he was 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 at the Center of Southeast Asian Studies, Ohio University.

As a Subject Matter Expert in 2014 Professor Thayer was invited to address the 2nd Expanded 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.

Courses Taught

  • Civil-Military Relations in the Asia-Pacific
  • Comparative Politics of Southeast Asia
  • Southeast Asia: Issues in Security Cooperation

Research Interests / Projects

  • 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).
  • Political terrorism in Southeast Asia (methodological approaches, regional counter-terrorism responses, and U.S. leadership in the war on terrorism).
  • 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

Areas of Potential Postgraduate Supervision

  • Vietnamese domestic politics, defence and national security, and foreign policy;
  • Southeast Asia civil-military relations, foreign policy, and maritime security;
  • ASEAN, ASEAN Regional Forum and other ASEAN-centric multilateral institutions foreign policy, international relations, defence and security issues.
  • United States and China, defence and security cooperation with Southeast Asia.

Books

Thayer CA, 2010, Southeast Asia: Patterns of Security Cooperation, first, Australian Strategic Policy Institute, Canberra

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

Thayer CA; Ramses A, (eds.), 1999, Vietnamese Foreign Policy in Transition, Original, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Singapore

Book Chapters

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

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, 10.1057/978-1-349-93453-9

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

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

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

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

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

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

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/

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

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/

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

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/

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

Thayer CA, 2013, 'Vietnam', in Encyclopaedia Britannica 2013 Book of the Year, Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc., Chicago, pp. 512 - 513

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

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

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

Thayer CA, 2012, 'Vietnam', in Krieger J (ed.), The Oxford Companion to Comparative Politics, edn. 1st, Oxford University Press, New York, pp. 468 - 470

Thayer CA, 2012, 'Cambodia-United States relations', in Cambodia: Progress and Challenges since 1991, pp. 96 - 107

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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?, edn. First, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge and New York, pp. 211 - 227

Thayer CA, 2009, 'Vietnam', in Encyclopaedia Britannica, edn. Original, pp. 490 - 491

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

Thayer CA, 2008, 'Thailand', in Hotspot Histories: Asia and Oceania, edn. First, Greenwood Press, Connecticut, USA, pp. 241 - 264

Thayer CA, 2008, 'Security relations', in Across the Causeway: A Multi-Dimensional Study of Malaysia-Singapore Relations, pp. 163 - 174

Thayer CA, 2008, 'Political relationss', in Across the Causeway: A Multi-Dimensional Study of Malaysia-Singapore Relations, pp. 80 - 91

Thayer CA, 2008, 'Radical Islam and political terrorism in Southeast Asia', in Globalization and Its Counter-Forces in Southeast Asia, pp. 256 - 275

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

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

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

Minnerup G, 2006, 'Introduction', in Debatte, edn. 2, pp. 87 - 89, 10.1080/09651560600868828

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

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

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

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

Thayer CA, 2003, 'The Economic and Commercial Roles of the Vietnam People`s Army', in The Military as an Economic Actor, edn. Original, Palgrave Macmillan, London

Thayer CA, 2003, 'Vietnam: The Stewardship of Nong Duc Manh', in Singh D; Wah CK (ed.), Southeast Asian Affairs, edn. First, Southeast Asian Studies, Singapore, pp. 313 - 326

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

Thayer CA, 2003, 'Vietnam', in Encyclopedia Britannica 2003 Book of the Year, edn. Original, Encyclopedia Britannica Inc., Chicago, London, Sydney, pp. 521 - 522

Thayer CA, 2003, 'Vietnam', in Encyclopedia Britannica 2002 year in Review, edn. Original, Encyclopedia Britannica Inc., Chicago, London, Sydney, pp. 521 - 522

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

Thayer CA, 2003, 'China's 'new security concept' and Southeast Asia', in Asia-Pacific Security: Policy Challenges, pp. 89 - 107

Thayer CA; Ramses A, 1999, 'Conclusion', in Vietnamese Foreign Policy in Transition, edn. Original, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Singapore, pp. 215 - 232

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

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

Thayer CA; Smith RJ, 1998, 'Viet Nam: history', in The Far East and Australasia, edn. Original, pp. 1099 - 1134

Thayer CA, 1998, 'Vietnam', in The world encyclopedia of parliaments and legislatures (volume 2), edn. Original, Congressional Quarterly, Washington, D.C., pp. 734 - 739

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

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

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

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

Thayer CA, 1996, 'Indochina', in The Asia-Pacific Region: More Security, Less Uncertainty, New Opportunites?, edn. Original, Longman Cheshire, Melbourne, pp. 132 - 147

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

Thayer CA, 1995, 'Mono-organizational socialism and the state', in Vietnam`s Rural Transformation, edn. Original, Westview Press, Boulder, Colorado, pp. 39 - 64

Thayer CA, 1995, 'Russian policy toward Vietnam', in Russian Foreign Policy Since 1990, edn. Original, Westview Press, Boulder, Colorado, pp. 201 - 223

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

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

Ugalde A; Zwi A, 1989, 'Introduction', in Social Science and Medicine, edn. 7, pp. 631 - 632, 10.1016/0277-9536(89)90209-8

Journal articles

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, vol. 3, pp. 200 - 220, 10.1177/2347797016645453

Thayer CA, 2016, 'Vietnam’s Proactive International Integration: Case Studies in Defence Cooperation', Tap Chi Khoa Hoc (Journal of Science), vol. 32, pp. 25 - 48, http://js.vnu.edu.vn/

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/

Thayer CA; Thayer CA, 2013, 'ASEAN, China and the Code of Conduct in the South China Sea', The SAIS Review of International Affairs, vol. 33, pp. 75 - 84, http://www.saisreview.org/

Thayer CA, 2013, 'New Commitment to a Code of Conduct in the South China Sea?', NBR Commentary, pp. 1 - 5, http://www.nbr.org/

Thayer CA, 2013, 'Strategic Posture Review: Vietnam', World Politics Review, pp. 1 - 11, http://www.worldpoliticsreview.com/

Thayer CA, 2012, 'Ban ve quan he giua Cam-pu-chia va My', Nghien Cuu Quoc Te (International Studies), vol. 89, pp. 95 - 110

Thayer CA, 2012, 'Strategic Relations in Asia: An Overview', International Studies, pp. 65 - 90

Thayer CA, 2011, 'China's Rise and the Passing of U.S. PrimacyP: Australia Debates Its Future', Asia Policy, pp. 20 - 26

Thayer CA, 2011, 'Chinese Assertiveness in the South China Sea and Souteast Asian Responses', Journal of Current Southeast Asian Affairs, vol. 30, pp. 77 - 104

Thayer CA, 2011, 'The Tyranny of Geography: Vietnamese Strategies to Constrain China in the South China Sea', Contemporary Southeast Asia, vol. 33, pp. 348 - 369

Thayer CA, 2011, 'China's new wave of aggressive assertiveness in the South China Sea', International Journal of China Studies, vol. 2, pp. 555 - 583

Thayer CA, 2011, 'The Five Power Defence Arrangements exercises and regional security, 2004-10', The Five Power Defence Arrangements at Forty, pp. 51 - 67

Thayer CA, 2010, 'Political legitimacy in Vietnam: challenge and response', Politics and Policy, vol. 38, pp. 423 - 444, http://www.wiley.com/bw/journal.asp?ref=1555-5623

Thayer CA, 2010, 'The Trial of Le Cong Dinh: New Challenges to the Legitimacy of Vietnam's Party-State', Journal of Vietnamese Studies, vol. 5, pp. 196 - 207

Thayer CA, 2010, 'The United States and Chinese Assertiveness in the South China Sea', Security Challenges, vol. 69, pp. 69 - 84

Thayer CA, 2010, 'Book Review The Vietnam War: A Concise International History by Mark Atwood Lanrence', Journal of Military History, vol. 74, pp. 1340 - 1341

Thayer CA, 2010, 'US Rapprochement with Laos and Cambodia', Contemporary Southeast Asia, vol. 32, pp. 442 - 459

Thayer CA, 2009, 'Political Legitimacy of Vietnam's One-party State: Challenges and Responses', Journal of Current Southeast Asian Affairs, vol. 28, pp. 47 - 70

Thayer CA, 2009, 'Vietnam and the Challenge of Political Civil Society', Contemporary Southeast Asia, vol. 31, pp. 1 - 27

Thayer CA, 2009, 'Multilateral Cooperation and Building Trust: Ideas for EU-ASEAN Relations', Asien, vol. Nr.110, pp. 73 - 97

Thayer CA, 2009, 'Vietnam', Political Parties of the World, pp. 646 - 648

Thayer CA, 2009, 'Kevin Rudd's multi-layered Asia Pacific Community initiative', East Asia Forum Quarterly, vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 15 - 16

Thayer CA, 2008, 'Vietnam', Encyclopaedia Britannica, pp. 490 - 491

Thayer CA, 2008, 'Ho Chi Minh', International Eycnclopedia of the Social Sciences, vol. Vol 3 of 9, pp. 491 - 492

Thayer CA, 2008, 'Southeast Asian Reactions to China`s Peaceful Development Doctrine: Indonesia, the Philippines, and Thailand', NBR Analysis, vol. 18, pp. 5 - 14

Thayer CA, 2008, 'The Structure of Vietnam-China Relations, 1991-2008', Journal of International Culture, vol. 1, pp. 45 - 98

Thayer CA, 2007, 'Revolution, Reform and Regionalism in SE Asia: Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam', Asian Studies Review, vol. 31:3, pp. 383 - 384

Thayer CA, 2007, 'Vietnam: Tenth Party Congress and After', Southeast Asian Affairs 2007, pp. 381 - 397

Thayer CA, 2007, 'The Five Power Defence Arrangements: The Quiet Achiever', Security Challenges, vol. 3:1, pp. 79 - 96

Thayer CA, 2007, 'China`s International Security Cooperation with Southeast Asia', Australian Defence Force Journal, vol. issue 172, pp. 16 - 32

Thayer CA, 2007, 'The Prospects for Strategic Dialogue', Dialogue on US-Vietnam Relations, vol. 3, pp. 26 - 30

Thayer CA, 2007, 'Vietnam', Encyclopaedia Britannica, pp. 490 - 491

Thayer CA, 2006, 'Vietnam', Encyclopaedia Britannica, pp. 487 - 490

Thayer CA, 2005, 'Re-orienting Australia-China relations: 1972 to the present', Pacific Affairs, vol. 78, pp. 517 - 518

Thayer CA, 2005, 'Vietnam', Encyclopaedia Britannica, pp. 490 - 491

Thayer CA, 2005, 'Vietnam', Political Parties of the World, pp. 652 - 654

Thayer CA, 2004, 'Southeast Asia`s marred miracle', Current History, vol. 103, pp. 177 - 182

Thayer CA, 2004, 'Laos in 2003; Counterrevolution Fails to Ignite', Asian Survey, vol. XLIV, pp. 110 - 114

Thayer CA, 2004, 'Political Terrorism in Southeast Asia', Pointer Journal of the Singapore Armed Forces, vol. 29:4, pp. 53 - 62

Thayer CA, 2004, 'Laos', Regional Outlook, vol. 2004-05, pp. 18 - 21

Thayer CA, 2004, 'Vietnam', Encyclopaedia Britannica

Thayer CA, 2004, 'Vietnam', Encyclopaedia Britannica 2004 Book of the Year, pp. 490 - 491

Thayer CA, 2004, 'Vietnam', Encyclopaedia Britannica 2003 Year in Review, pp. 490 - 491

Thayer CA, 2004, 'Transnational Terrorism: The Threat to Australia', What's Next? Key Issues for Corporate Decision Makers, pp. 12

Thayer CA, 2004, 'Vietnam 2004 Mid-Term Review', Asian Analysis

Thayer CA, 2003, 'Laos in 2002. Regime Maintenance Through Political Stability', Asian Survey, vol. XLIII, pp. 120 - 126

Thayer CA, 2003, 'The Bush-Howard Doctrines: Pulling Down the International System?', What's Next? Key Issues for Corporate Decision Makers, pp. 10 - 11

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

Thayer CA, 2003, 'Vietnam: Has Hanoi Seen the Light?', Asian Analysis, vol. 653

Thayer CA, 2003, 'Vietnam: A Backlash Against Religious Reconciliation', Asian Analysis, vol. 692

Thayer CA, 2003, 'No. A1 Qaeda Isn`t Everywhere', Far Eastern Economic Review, vol. 166, pp. 20 - 20

Thayer CA; Hervouet G, 2002, 'Army, Party and Market in Vietnam', Queens Quarterly, pp. 145 - 161

Thayer CA, 2002, 'Vietnam in 2001: The ninth party congress and after', Asian Survey, vol. 42, pp. 81 - 89, 10.1525/as.2002.42.1.81

Thayer CA, 1999, 'Laos in 1998: continuity under new leadership', Asian Survey, pp. 38 - 42

Thayer CA; Daljit S; Tin M, 1999, 'Vietnam', Regional Outlook: Southeast Asia 1999-2000., pp. 29 - 33

Thayer CA, 1999, 'Vietnam, the Asian financial crisis and Doi Moi 2`', Harvard Asia Quarterly, pp. 21 - 25

Thayer CA, 1999, 'ASEAN disunity affects regional security', Asia Pacific Defence Reporter, pp. 11 - 12

Thayer CA, 1999, 'Reinventing ASEAN: from constructive engagement to flexible intervention', Harvard Asia Pacific Review, pp. 67 - 70

Thayer CA; John F; Daljit S, 1999, 'Southeast Asia: challenges to unity and regime legitimacy`', Southeast Asian Affairs, pp. 3 - 19

Thayer CA, 1999, 'Co-operation on all front: srengthening US Vietnam defense ties`', Vietnam Business Journal 8(4)

Thayer CA, 1999, 'Models to the north`', Vietnam Business Journal 8(4), pp. 28 - 29

Thayer CA; Ralph S, 1999, 'Vietnam: History`', The Far East and Australasia, pp. 1167 - 1179

Thayer CA, 1999, 'A time for consolidation`', Vietnam Business Journal 8(4), pp. 34 - 35

Thayer CA, 1999, 'Crisis management`', Vietnam Business Journal 8(4), pp. 20 - 21

Thayer CA, 1998, 'Cambodia continues course of political violence', Asia Pacific Defence Reporter, pp. 16 - 17

Thayer CA, 1997, 'Developments of a Military Nature ~ Cambodia Recedes as Regional Security Issue', Asia Pacific Defence Reporter, vol. 23, pp. 14 ~ 16 - 14 ~ 16

Thayer CA, 1997, 'Force Modernization: The Case of the Vietnam People`s Army', Contemporary Southeast Asia, vol. 19, pp. 1 - 28

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

Thayer CA, 1996, 'Arms control in Southeast Asia', Defence Analysis, vol. 12, pp. 77 - 85

Conference Papers

Thayer CA, 2017, '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 - 11 November 2016, http://www.c3sindia.org/foreign-policy/5807

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 - 12 January 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 - 07 May 2016, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7UaF9vUvPX8.

Thayer CA, (ed.), 2016, 'Managing Security Tensions in the South China Sea', in 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 - 17 March 2016, http://nsc.anu.edu.au/documents/ipmsc-papers/Managing%20security%20tensions%20in%20the%20South%20China%20Sea%20the%20role%20of%20ASEAN%20-%20Carlyle%20Thayer.pdf

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 - 25 April 2016, http://www.caschennai.org/?p=376.

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 - 12 July 2016, https://www.csis.org/events/sixth-annual-csis-south-china-sea-conference

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 - 23 July 2016, https://www.scribd.com/document/295684170/Thayer-Identifying-Regional-Political-Trends-and-Markers-in-Southeast-Asia

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 - 28 July 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 - 18 August 2016, http://pdu.edu.vn/a/index.php?dept=20&disd=&tid=5107

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 - 06 October 2016, http://www.mscconference.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/3-Thayer-Vietnam.pdf

Thayer CA, 2013, 'Positioning ASEAN between Global Powers', in Positioning ASEAN between Global Powers, 14th Regional Outlook Forum, Singapore, presented at 14th Regional Outlook Forum, Singapore, 05 - 06 January 2012

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 - 24 March 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 - 07 April 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 - 07 April 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 - 06 June 2013, http://csis.org/files/attachments/130606_Thayer_ConferencePaper.pdf

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 - 19 June 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 - 25 June 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 - 12 April 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 - 28 April 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 - 05 August 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 - 20 September 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 - 18 October 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 - 12 November 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 - 04 December 2013

Thayer CA, (ed.), 2011, 'Vietnam's Relations with China and the United States', in 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 - 12 December 2010

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 - 06 July 2011

Thayer CA, (ed.), 2010, 'Recent Developments in the South China Sea: Implicatins for Peace, Stability and Cooperation in the Region', in 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, Nha Xuat Ban The Gioi (World Publishers), Hanoi, Vietnam, pp. 124 - 138, presented at First International Workshop on the South China Sea, Hanoi, Vietnam, 26 - 27 November 2009

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 - 02 June 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 - 01 July 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 - 01 July 2010

Thayer CA, (eds.), 2010, 'The Vietnam People’s Army: Victory at Home (1975), Success in Cambodia (1989)', in Victory or Defeat: Armies in the Aftermath of Conflict, Big Sky Publishing, Canberra, 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 - 01 October 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

Thayer CA, (ed.), 2010, 'Recent Developments in the South China Sea: Implications for Peace, Stability and Cooperation in the Region', in 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, 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 - 28 November 2009

Thayer CA, (eds.), 2010, 'Cau Truc Quan Ha Viet Nam-Trung Quoc Giai Doan 1991-2008', in 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 - 07 December 2008

Thayer CA, (ed.), 2005, 'Leadership Dynamics in Terrorist Organizations: Proceedings of the International Symposium on the Dynamics and Structures of Terrorist Threats in Southeast Asia', in 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 - 20 April 2005

Thayer CA, (ed.), 2005, 'Leadership Dynamics in Terrorist Organisations in Southeast Asia', in 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 - 20 April 2005

Thayer CA, (eds.), 2005, 'Vietnam', in Trends in Southeast Asia Series, Regional Outlook Forum 2005, Singapore, pp. 21 - 31, presented at Regional Outlook Forum 2005, Singapore, 06 - 09 January 2006

Thayer CA, (eds.), 2003, 'Political Terrorism and Militant Islam in Southeast Asia', in 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

Thayer CA, (ed.), 2003, 'The French in Indochina: The Political Background to the Conflict', in 2002 RAAF History Conference, RAAF History Conference 2002, Canberra, pp. 13 - 29, presented at RAAF History Conference 2002, Canberra, 30 - 31 August 2002

Thayer CA, (ed.), 1997, 'International Relations & Security: A Rapid Overview of a Decade of Doi Moi in Doi Moi Ten Years after the 1986 Party Congress', in Political and Social Change Monograph 24, Political and Social Change Monograph 24, pp. 25 - 46, presented at Political and Social Change Monograph 24, 01 - 01 January 1997

Thayer CA, (ed.), 1997, 'The New Security Architecture in Southeast Asia: Neither Collective Security nor Collective Defence', in 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, 01 - 01 January 1997

Conference Presentations

Thayer CA, 2011, 'Maritime Security: A Synthesis', in Maritime Security: A Synthesis, Indo-Pacific Maritime Security in the 21st Century, Garden Island, Sydney, NSW, presented at Indo-Pacific Maritime Security in the 21st Century, Garden Island, Sydney, NSW, 21 - 22 February 2011

Creative Written Works

Thayer CA, 2005, Safeguarding liberties in an age of terrorism, Publication: Canberra Times, Canberra, publication category: Creative Written Works

Working Papers

Thayer CA, 2012, The Apparatus of Authoritarian Rule in Viet Nam, Southeast Asia Research Centre, City University of Hong KOng, Hong Kong, SEARC Working Paper Series, 118

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://www.rsis.edu.sg/publications/WorkingPapers/WP220.pdf