Associate Professor Peter Mayer

Associate Professor Peter Mayer
 Position Visiting Research Fellow
 Org Unit Politics and International Relations (POLIR)
 Email peter.mayer@adelaide.edu.au
 Telephone +61 8 8313 5609
 Location Floor/Room 3 10 ,  Napier ,   North Terrace
  • Research Interests

    * Political, Economic and Social Change in India
    * Suicide and Violence in India
    * India's Political Economy

  • Publications

    Monographs & Edited Volumes

    Peter Mayer- Selected Publications

    Books:

    1. Suicide and Society in India (with Della Steen, Clare Bradley and Tahereh Ziaian) (London & New Delhi: Routledge, 2011/2012)

    2. India (Sydney: Asia-Australia Institute, 1993)

    3. India: Rebellion to Republic (with Robin Jeffrey, et al) (New Delhi: Sterling Publishers, 1990)

    4. Capitalism and Colonial Production (with Hamza Alavi, et al) (London: Croom Helm, 1982)

    Recent Book Chapters

    1. “Comparative Reflections on The Civilizing Process” in David Lemmings and Ann Brooks (eds.) Emotions and Social Change: Historical and Sociological Perspectives (New York & London: Routledge, 2014), pp. 233-251..

    2. “Riots, Elections and Society: Discerning Social and Political Trends in India and Pakistan in Coming Decades” in Amitendu Palit and Gloria Spittel (eds.) South Asia in the New Decade: Challenges and Prospects (Singapore: World Scientific, 2013).

    3. “Mapping the Strength of Village Elites” in Lance Brennan and Auriol Weigold (eds.) Re-Thinking India: Perceptions from Australia (New Delhi: Readworthy, 2013), pp. 104-127.

    4. “South Australia and India” (with Purnendra Jain) in John Spoehr and Purnendra Jain (eds.) The Engaging State (Adelaide: Wakefield Press, 2012).

    5. “Politics at the University of Adelaide” in Nick Harvey, Jean Fornasiero, Greg McCarthy, Clem Macintyre and Carl Crossin (eds.) A History of the Faculty of Arts at the University of Adelaide 1876-2012 (Adelaide: University of Adelaide Press, 2012).

    6. "Making Democracy Perform: Human Development and Civic Community in India" in Dwaipayan Bhattacharyya, Niraja Gopal Jayal, Bishnu N. Mohapatra & Sudha Pai (eds.) Interrogating Social Capital (New Delhi: Sage Publications, 2004)

    Recent Journal Articles , Published Papers & Conference Papers

    1. "Modernization, Social Capital and Public Participation in the Creation of Self-Management Charter in Thailand." Advanced Science Letters, 2018 Vol. 24, No. 4, pp. 2185-9, with Wanlapat Suksawas and Parinya Soithong.

    2. "Trends and socio-economic determinants of suicide in India: 2001–2013" Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology 2018 Vol. 53, pp.269–78 with Vikas Arya, Andrew Page, Jo River, and Gregory Armstrong.

    3. “The Better Angels of Their Natures? The Declining Rate of Homicides against India’s Dalits” Studies in Indian Politics 2017 Vol. 5, No. 2, pp. 1-22.

    4. "Can Gender and Social Class Generate Political Participation in Northern Thailand?" Advanced Science Letters 2016.Vol. 22, No. 12, pp. 4197-4200 with Wanlapat Suksawas.

    5. “Thinking Clearly about Suicide in India – 3 Youth and Young Adult Suicide in Australia and India” Economic and Political Weekly, 24 December, 2016, Vol. 51, Issue No. 52, pp. 85-94 http://www.epw.in/journal/2016/52/special-articles/thinking-clearly-about-suicide-india%E2%80%94iii.html

    6. “Thinking Clearly about Suicide in India - 2 Suitable Girls & Companionate Couples: Social Change and Suicide in the Indian Family" Economic and Political Weekly, 8 Oct, 2016, Vol. 51, Issue No. 41, pp. 40-45. http://www.epw.in/journal/2016/41/special-articles/thinking-clearly-about-suicide-india.html

    7. “Thinking Clearly about Suicide in India - 1 Desperate Housewives, Despairing Farmers” Economic and Political Weekly, April 2, 2016, Vol. LI, No. 14, pp. 44-55 http://www.adelaide.edu.au/directory/peter.mayer?dsn=directory.file;field=data;id=37237;m=view

    8. "Narendra Modi ki adhuri Reform kahaani [Narendra Modi's unfinished reform story]: Big steps...or baby steps?" Paper presented at the International Convention of Asian Scholars (ICAS 9) Adelaide 6-9 July, 2015

    9. “Disease, Diffusion & Democracy: Which way does the arrow of causality point in India?” Paper presented at the 21st Biennial Conference of the Asian Studies Association of Australia, Australian National University, Canberra, July 5-7, 2016.

    10. “The Modi lahar (wave) in the 2014 Indian national election: A critical realignment?”, Australian Journal of Political Science, Vol .49, No. 3, (2014), pp. 518-528, (with Priya Chacko).

    11. “Gross Violations of Duverger’s Law in India”, Studies in Indian Politics Vol. 1 No.2, (2013), pp. 179–201.

    12. "Does Social Capital Work in Thai Politics?"  Silpakorn University Journal of Social Sciences, Humanities, and Arts Vol. 13, No. 1, pp.75-97, 2013, with Wanlapat Suksawas.

    13. ‘Two Faces of Emotional Aggression: Comparative Reflections on “The Civilizing Process”’ Paper presented to the Norbert Elias, Emotional Styles and Historical Change: An Interdisciplinary Collaboratory. ARC Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotions, Change Program, University of Adelaide, 14-15 June 2011

    14. “Beyond Cricket: Australia–India Evolving Relations” Australian Journal of Political Science, Vol. 45, No. 1, (March 2010), pp. 133–148 (with Purnendra Jain).

    15. “Are There Political Patterns to Communal Violence in India?” Refereed Paper presented at the 18th Biennial Conference of the Asian Studies Association of Australia, Adelaide 5-8 July, 2010 Canberra: Asian Studies Association of Australia (ASAA) Inc and the University of Adelaide.  ISBN 978-0-7258-1136-5

    16. “Riots, Elections and Society: Discerning Social and Political Trends in India and Pakistan in Coming Decades” Paper presented at the Institute of South Asian Studies (ISAS), University of Singapore, 6th International Conference on South Asia, Singapore November 11-12 2010.

    17. “Old Regions, New States: Why Is Governance Weak in the Indus-Ganges Plain?” Asian Journal of Political Science Vol. 18, No. 1, (April 2010), pp. 20-47.

    18. “The South Asian Arc of Instability: In Search of Explanations” paper presented to the South Asia Seminar, School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University, Washington D.C, 23 February, 2009).

    19. "Trends of Real Income in Tiruchirapalli and the upper Kaveri Delta, 1819-1980: A Footnote in Honour of Dharma Kumar" Indian Economic and Social History Review Vol. 43, No. 3 (July-September, 2006), pp.349-364. http://www.tandfonline.com/action/verifyEmail?userId=675471&email=peter.mayer%40adelaide.edu.au&expiry=1410911135819&signature=801cdd8615b3e04bf537775853c7b682

    20. "More Than Cricket: Multiple Dimensions of Australia's Relationship with India" Refereed Paper presented at the 17th Biennial Conference of the Asian Studies Association of Australia, Melbourne 1-4 July, 2008 (with Purnendra Jain) (http://www.arts.monash.edu.au/mai/asaa/proceedings.php#m).

    21. "Is North India Violent Because it has an Excess of Males?" Refereed Paper presented at the 17th Biennial Conference of the Asian Studies Association of Australia, Melbourne 1-4 July, 2008 (http://www.arts.monash.edu.au/mai/asaa/proceedings.php#m).

    22. 'The South Asian Arc of Instability: In Search of Explanations', Asia Reconstructed: Proceedings of the 16th Biennial Conference of the ASAA, 2006, Wollongong, Australia, 2006 (http://coombs.anu.edu.au/SpecialProj/ASAA/biennial-conference/2006/proceedings.html#M).

    23. "Suicide in India" Asian Currents (June 2005) <http://coombs.anu.edu.au/SpecialProj/ASAA/asian-currents-archive/asian-currents-05-06.html>

    24. "Modernization and the Male-Female Suicide Ratio in India 1967-1997: Divergence or Convergence?" Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior 34(2) (Summer, 2004) pp. 147-159 (with Della Steen).

    25. "The Wider Value of Volunteering in South Australia" (2003) A Report Prepared for the Office for Volunteers, Department of Premier and Cabinet, Government of South Australia http://www.ofv.sa.gov.au/pdfs/mayer_report.pdf

    26. "Patterns of Suicide by Age and Gender in the Indian States: A Reflection of Human Development?" Archives of Suicide Research , 7, (2003), pp.1-18 (with Della Steen).

    27. " Female Equality and Suicide in the Indian States " Psychological Reports , 92, (2003), pp.1022-1028.

    28. "Suicide, Gender and Age Variations in India: Are Women in Indian Society Protected from Suicide" Crisis Vol. 23, No.3, pp. 98-103 (2002) (with Tahereh Ziaian).

    29. "Indian Suicide and Marriage: A Research Note" Journal of Comparative Family Studies Vol. XXXIII, No. 2 (Spring, 2002), pp. 297-305. (with Tahereh Ziaian)

    30. " Human Development and Civic Community in India: Making Democracy Perform " Economic and Political Weekly Vol. XXXVI, No. 8 (24 February, 2001), pp. 684-692.

    31. "Development, Gender Equality and Suicide Rates" Psychological Reports Vol. 87 (2000), pp. 367-372.

    32. " India's Falling Sex Ratios " Population and Development Review Volume 25, No. 2 (June, 1999), pp. 323-343.

    33. [with Piers Gillespie & Mona Girgis], " 'This Great Evil': Anticipating Political Obstacles to Development" Public Administration and Development Vol. 16, No. 5 (December, 1996) pp. 431-453.

    34. [with Pal Ahluwalia], "Clash of Civilizations-Or the Balderdash of Scholars?," Asian Studies Review , Vol. 18, No. 1 (1994), pp. 21-30.

    35. "Has India's Self-Sufficiency in Agriculture been Achieved at the Expense of Social Justice? Reflections on Recent Village Studies in Tamil Nadu," South Asia Bulletin , Vol. XII, No. 2 (Fall 1993), pp. 70-84.

    36. "Inventing Village Tradition: The late 19th Century Origins of the north Indian `Jajmani System'," Modern Asian Studies , Vol. 27, Part 2 (1993), pp. 357-395.



    Selected Institutional Research, Policy Papers and Commentary

    1. "India adopts a national Goods and Services Tax … sort of" (with Mandar Oak) Asian Currents November, 2017 http://asaa.asn.au/india-adopts-national-goods-services-tax-sort/

    2. “India’s ban on cow slaughter: appeasing the BJP Hindu base but scoring an economic own goal?”(with Mandar Oak) Asian Currents July, 2017 http://asaa.asn.au/indias-ban-cow-slaughter-appeasing-bjp-hindu-base-scoring-economic-goal/

    3. “The Modi effect steamrolls New Delhi’s municipal elections” East Asia Forum 19th May, 2017 http://www.eastasiaforum.org/2017/05/19/the-modi-effect-steamrolls-new-delhis-municipal-elections/

    4. “Jayalalithaa: death of a political mother goddess” Asian Currents 14 December, 2016 http://asaa.asn.au/jayalalithaa-death-political-mother-goddess/

    5. “Mixed record calls Modi’s reform credentials into question” Asian Currents 17 September, 2016 http://asaa.asn.au/mixed-record-calls-modis-reform-credentials-into-question/

    6. “The cockatoo and the chickpea” in Gretchen Miller (ed.) In Their Branches: Stories from ABC RN’s Trees Project (Sydney: HarperCollins Publishers Australia Pty Limited, 2015)

    7. "The Emperor of India: Modi’s first year in office" Asian Currents 19 June 2015 http://asaablog.tumblr.com/post/121876431686/the-emperor-of-india-modis-first-year-in-office “Modi’s BJP no longer invincible” with Purnendra Jain East Asia Forum February 2015 http://www.eastasiaforum.org/2015/02/25/modis-bjp-no-longer-invincible/

    8. “Delhi voters pick an unconventional winner” with Purnendra Jain East Asia Forum Vol. 6, No. 1. 14 January 2014 (http://www.eastasiaforum.org/2014/01/14/delhi-voters-pick-an-unconventional-winner/).

    9. “Australia Elects a not-so Liberal Liberal Government” Extraordinary and Plentipotentiary: Diplomatist Vol. 1, No. 7 (October, 2013), pp. 16-17.

    10. “Has NaMo Come in from the Cold? Extraordinary and Plentipotentiary: Diplomatist Vol. 1, No. 8 (November, 2013), pp. 29-30.

    11. “Delhi voters pick an unconventional winner” with Purnendra Jain East Asia Forum Vol. 6, No. 1. 14 January 2014 (http://www.eastasiaforum.org/2014/01/14/delhi-voters-pick-an-unconventional-winner/).

    12. “Too early for bets as India lumbers to a national election” Asian Currents, February, 2014 http://www.asaa.asn.au/publications/ac/2014/asian-currents-14-02.pdf

    13. “Has NaMo Come in from the cold?” Extraordinary and Plentipotentiary Diplomatist November, 2013, pp. 29-30 http://www.diplomatist.com/dipom11y2013/story011.html

    14. “Australia Elects a not-so liberal Liberal Government” The Diplomatist Vol. 1, No. 7 (October, 2013), pp. 16-7 http://diplomatist.com/printissue/index.html

    15. "India gains its rightful place in the Asian century white paper" (with Purnendra Jain) The Conversation 29 October 2012 http://theconversation.edu.au/india-gains-its-rightful-place-in-the-asian-century-white-paper-10331

    16. “Why Australia must not sell uranium to Pakistan” The Conversation 7/12/2011 http://theconversation.edu.au/why-australia-must-not-sell-uranium-to-pakistan-4589

    17. “The Ayodhya Judgement: Good Politics, Bad History? Asian Currents October 2010 http://www.asaa.asn.au/publications/ac/2010/asian-currents-10-10.pdf

    18. Upward Mobility and Social Capital: Building Advantage Through Volunteering (with Lou Wilson) (2006) Report prepared for the Office for Volunteers, Department of Premier and Cabinet, Government of South Australia http://www.ofv.sa.gov.au/pdfs/p_UPWARDMOBILITYANDSOCIAL CAPITAL.pdf

    19. "The Wider Economic Value of Social Capital and Volunteering in South Australia" (2003) Report prepared for the Office for Volunteers, Department of Premier and Cabinet, Government of South Australia (http://www.ofv.sa.gov.au/pdfs/mayer_report.pdf)



    Recent Media Commentary

    10/04/2017

    3/08/2018 2SER Community Radio with Sean Britten

    Assamese citizenship crisis

    7/08/2018 “The Wire” with Kate Rafferty

    Assamese citizenship crisis



    10/04/2017

    ABC News 24 TV with Kumi Taguchi

    PM Turnbull’s visit to India


    6/12/2016

    938LIVE Singapore

    Death of Jayalalita


    22/9/2016

    Nawaz Sharif’s UN speech warning international community about rising tensions

    938Live Singapore


    28/3/2016

    Suicide Bombing in Lahore Park

    Sky Television



    30/9/2015

    "Does the Military still rule Pakistan?

    Sean Britten

    2SER in Sydney


    18/6/2015

    Interview with Pallavi Jain (in Hindi)

    http://www.sbs.com.au/yourlanguage/hindi/en/content/one-lifetime-not-enough-understand-india-dr-peter-mayer

    9/6/2014


    Taliban attack on Karachi airport

    ABC News 24 (Television)

    Jane Hutcheon


    15/5/2015

    "China's Super Power Relations - How do you assess the China's relations with Japan, India, US and Russia? What developments will bring when some of the government officials such as John Kerry and Narendra Modi are visiting China?"

    Hugh Chiverton and Danny Gittings

    RTHK Radio 3 (Radio Television Hong Kong)


    2/5/2014

    Indian elections becoming fiercer as voting continues  “

    Saskia Edwards

    The Wire

    http://www.thewire.org.au/storyDetail.aspx?ID=1149

    mp3: http://www.thewire.org.au/audio/SACE%20India%20FINAL.mp3


    30/1/2014

    ABC Radio National

    Phillip Adams

    Late Night Live

    Election Watch: India

    http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/latenightlive/election-watch3a--india/5213336


    22/11/2013

    The cockatoo and the chickpea”

    Trees I have loved

    Bush Telegraph/360 Documentaries

    ABC Radio National



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          <li> <i>India</i> (Sydney: Asia-Australia Institute, 1993) </li>
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            <p style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%"><i>India: Rebellion to
                Republic</i> (with Robin Jeffrey, <u>et al</u>) (New Delhi:
              Sterling Publishers, 1990)</p>
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          <li>
            <p style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%"><i>Capitalism and
                Colonial Production</i> (with Hamza Alavi, <u>et al</u>) (London:
              Croom Helm, 1982)</p>
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            <p style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%">“Comparative
              Reflections on <i>The Civilizing Process</i>” in David Lemmings and
              Ann Brooks (eds.) <i>Emotions and Social Change: Historical and
                Sociological Perspectives</i> (New York &amp; London: Routledge,
              2014), pp. 233-251..</p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%"> “Riots, Elections and
              Society: Discerning Social and Political Trends in India and Pakistan
              in Coming Decades” in Amitendu Palit and Gloria Spittel (eds.) <i>South
                Asia in the New Decade: Challenges and Prospects</i> (Singapore:
              World Scientific, 2013).</p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%">“Mapping the Strength
              of Village Elites” in Lance Brennan and Auriol Weigold (eds.) <i>Re-Thinking
                India: Perceptions from Australia</i> (New Delhi: Readworthy, 2013),
              pp. 104-127.</p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%"> “South
              Australia and India” (with Purnendra Jain) in John Spoehr and
              Purnendra Jain (eds.) <i>The Engaging State </i>(Adelaide: Wakefield
              Press, 2012).</p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%">
              “Politics at the University of Adelaide” in Nick Harvey, Jean
              Fornasiero, Greg McCarthy, Clem Macintyre and Carl Crossin (eds.) <i>A
                History of the Faculty of Arts at the University of Adelaide
                1876-2012</i> (Adelaide: University of Adelaide Press, 2012).</p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%">
              "Making Democracy Perform: Human Development and Civic Community in
              India" in Dwaipayan Bhattacharyya, Niraja Gopal Jayal, Bishnu N.
              Mohapatra &amp; Sudha Pai (eds.) <i>Interrogating Social Capital</i>
              (New Delhi: Sage Publications, 2004) </p>
          </li>
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          <li>
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              "Modernization, Social Capital and Public Participation in the
              Creation of Self-Management Charter in Thailand." <i>Advanced Science
                Letters</i>, 2018 Vol. 24, No. 4, pp. 2185-9, with Wanlapat Suksawas
              and Parinya Soithong.</p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%">"Trends
              and socio-economic determinants of suicide in India: 2001–2013" <i>Social
                Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology</i> 2018 Vol. 53, pp.269–78
              with Vikas Arya, Andrew Page, Jo River, and Gregory Armstrong.</p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%">“The
              Better Angels of Their Natures? The Declining Rate of Homicides
              against India’s Dalits” <i>Studies in Indian Politics</i> 2017 Vol.
              5, No. 2, pp. 1-22. </p>
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              Australia and India” <i>Economic and Political Weekly</i>, 24
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                and Political Weekly</i>, 8 Oct, 2016, Vol. 51, Issue No. 41, pp.
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            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%">“Thinking
              Clearly about Suicide in India - 1 Desperate Housewives, Despairing
              Farmers” <i>Economic and Political Weekly</i>, April 2, 2016, Vol.
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          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%">"Narendra
              Modi ki adhuri <i>Reform</i> kahaani [Narendra Modi's unfinished
              reform story]: Big steps...or baby steps?" Paper presented at the
              International Convention of Asian Scholars (ICAS 9) Adelaide 6-9 July,
              2015</p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%">“Disease,
              Diffusion &amp; Democracy: Which way does the arrow of causality point
              in India?” Paper presented at the 21st Biennial Conference of the
              Asian Studies Association of Australia, Australian National
              University, Canberra, July 5-7, 2016.</p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%">“The
              Modi lahar (wave) in the 2014 Indian national election: A critical
              realignment?”, <i>Australian Journal of Political Science</i>, Vol
              .49, No. 3, (2014), pp. 518-528, (with Priya Chacko).</p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%">“Gross
              Violations of Duverger’s Law in India”, <i>Studies in Indian Politics</i>
              Vol. 1 No.2, (2013), pp. 179–201.</p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%"> ‘Two
              Faces of Emotional Aggression: Comparative Reflections on “The
              Civilizing Process”’ <span lang="en-GB">Paper presented to the </span><span

                lang="en-GB"><i>Norbert Elias, Emotional Styles and Historical
                  Change: An Interdisciplinary Collaboratory</i></span><span lang="en-GB">.
                ARC Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotions, Change
                Program, University of Adelaide, 14-15 June 2011</span></p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%">
              “Beyond Cricket: Australia–India Evolving Relations” <i>Australian
                Journal of Political Science</i>, Vol. 45, No. 1, (March 2010), pp.
              133–148 (with Purnendra Jain).</p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%"> “Are
              There Political Patterns to Communal Violence in India?” Refereed
              Paper presented at the 18<sup>th</sup> Biennial Conference of the
              Asian Studies Association of Australia, Adelaide 5-8 July, 2010
              Canberra: Asian Studies Association of Australia (ASAA) Inc and the
              University of Adelaide.&nbsp; ISBN 978-0-7258-1136-5</p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%">“Riots,
              Elections and Society: Discerning Social and Political Trends in India
              and Pakistan in Coming Decades” Paper presented at the Institute of
              South Asian Studies (ISAS), University of Singapore, 6<sup>th</sup>
              International Conference on South Asia, Singapore November 11-12 2010.
            </p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%">“Old
              Regions, New States: Why Is Governance Weak in the Indus-Ganges
              Plain?” <i>Asian Journal of Political Science</i> Vol. 18, No. 1,
              (April 2010), pp. 20-47.</p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%"> “The
              South Asian Arc of Instability: In Search of Explanations” paper
              presented to the South Asia Seminar, School of Advanced International
              Studies, Johns Hopkins University, Washington D.C, 23 February, 2009).</p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%">"Trends
              of Real Income in Tiruchirapalli and the upper Kaveri Delta,
              1819-1980: A Footnote in Honour of Dharma Kumar" <i>Indian Economic
                and Social History Review</i> Vol. 43, No. 3 (July-September, 2006),
              pp.349-364. <a class="western" href="http://www.tandfonline.com/action/verifyEmail?userId=675471&amp;email=peter.mayer%40adelaide.edu.au&amp;expiry=1410911135819&amp;signature=801cdd8615b3e04bf537775853c7b682"><font

                  face="Times New Roman, serif"><font style="font-size: 12pt" size="3">http://www.tandfonline.com/action/verifyEmail?userId=675471&amp;email=peter.mayer%40adelaide.edu.au&amp;expiry=1410911135819&amp;signature=801cdd8615b3e04bf537775853c7b682</font></font></a></p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%">"More
              Than Cricket: Multiple Dimensions of Australia's Relationship with
              India" Refereed Paper presented at the 17th Biennial Conference of the
              Asian Studies Association of Australia, Melbourne 1-4 July, 2008 (with
              Purnendra Jain) (<a class="western" href="http://www.arts.monash.edu.au/mai/asaa/proceedings.php%23m">http://www.arts.monash.edu.au/mai/asaa/proceedings.php#m</a>).</p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%">"Is
              North India Violent Because it has an Excess of Males?" Refereed Paper
              presented at the 17th Biennial Conference of the Asian Studies
              Association of Australia, Melbourne 1-4 July, 2008 (<a class="western"

                href="http://www.arts.monash.edu.au/mai/asaa/proceedings.php#m">http://www.arts.monash.edu.au/mai/asaa/proceedings.php#m</a>).</p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%">'The
              South Asian Arc of Instability: In Search of Explanations'<i>, </i>Asia
              Reconstructed: Proceedings of the 16th Biennial Conference of the
              ASAA, 2006, Wollongong, Australia, 2006 (<a class="western" href="http://coombs.anu.edu.au/SpecialProj/ASAA/biennial-conference/2006/proceedings.html%23M">http://coombs.anu.edu.au/SpecialProj/ASAA/biennial-conference/2006/proceedings.html#M</a>).
              </p> </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%">"Suicide
              in India" Asian Currents (June 2005) &lt;<a class="western" href="http://coombs.anu.edu.au/SpecialProj/ASAA/asian-currents-archive/asian-currents-05-06.html"><font

                  color="#0000ff"><u>http://coombs.anu.edu.au/SpecialProj/ASAA/asian-currents-archive/asian-currents-05-06.html</u></font></a>&gt;
              </p> </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%">"Modernization
    and
              the Male-Female Suicide Ratio in India 1967-1997: Divergence or
              Convergence?" Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior 34(2) (Summer,
              2004) pp. 147-159 (with Della Steen). </p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%">"The
              Wider Value of Volunteering in South Australia" (2003) A Report
              Prepared for the Office for Volunteers, Department of Premier and
              Cabinet, Government of South Australia <a class="western" href="http://www.ofv.sa.gov.au/pdfs/mayer_report.pdf"><font

                  color="#0000ff"><u>http://www.ofv.sa.gov.au/pdfs/mayer_report.pdf
                  </u></font></a> </p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%">"Patterns
              of Suicide by Age and Gender in the Indian States: A Reflection of
              Human Development?" <i>Archives of Suicide Research </i>, 7, (2003),
              pp.1-18 (with Della Steen). </p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%">"
              Female Equality and Suicide in the Indian States " <i>Psychological
                Reports </i>, 92, (2003), pp.1022-1028. </p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%">"Suicide,
    Gender
              and Age Variations in India: Are Women in Indian Society Protected
              from Suicide" <i>Crisis </i>Vol. 23, No.3, pp. 98-103 (2002) (with
              Tahereh Ziaian). </p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%">"Indian
              Suicide and Marriage: A Research Note" <i>Journal of Comparative
                Family Studies </i>Vol. XXXIII, No. 2 (Spring, 2002), pp. 297-305.
              (with Tahereh Ziaian) </p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%">" <a class="western"

                href="http://www.adelaide.edu.au/directory/peter.mayer?dsn=directory.file;field=data;id=37197;m=view"><font

                  color="#0000ff"><u>Human Development and Civic Community in India:
                    Making Democracy Perform </u></font></a>" <i>Economic and
                Political Weekly </i>Vol. XXXVI, No. 8 (24 February, 2001), pp.
              684-692. </p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%">"Development,
    Gender
              Equality and Suicide Rates" <i>Psychological Reports </i>Vol. 87
              (2000), pp. 367-372. </p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%">" <a class="western"

                href="http://www.adelaide.edu.au/directory/peter.mayer?dsn=directory.file;field=data;id=37236;m=view"><font

                  color="#0000ff"><u>India's Falling Sex Ratios </u></font></a>" <i>Population
                and Development Review </i>Volume 25, No. 2 (June, 1999), pp.
              323-343. </p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%">[with
              Piers Gillespie &amp; Mona Girgis], " 'This Great Evil': Anticipating
              Political Obstacles to Development" <i>Public Administration and
                Development </i>Vol. 16, No. 5 (December, 1996) pp. 431-453. </p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%">[with
              Pal Ahluwalia], "Clash of Civilizations-Or the Balderdash of
              Scholars?," <i>Asian Studies Review </i>, Vol. 18, No. 1 (1994), pp.
              21-30. </p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%">"Has
              India's Self-Sufficiency in Agriculture been Achieved at the Expense
              of Social Justice? Reflections on Recent Village Studies in Tamil
              Nadu," <i>South Asia Bulletin </i>, Vol. XII, No. 2 (Fall 1993), pp.
              70-84. </p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%"><a class="western"

                href="http://www.adelaide.edu.au/directory/peter.mayer?dsn=directory.file;field=data;id=37216;m=view"><font

                  color="#0000ff"><u>"Inventing Village Tradition: The late 19th
                    Century Origins of the north Indian `Jajmani System',"</u></font></a>
              <i>Modern Asian Studies </i>, Vol. 27, Part 2 (1993), pp. 357-395. </p>
            <h2 class="western" style="margin-left: 0.63cm"><br>
              <br>
            </h2>
          </li>
        </ol>
        <h2 class="western">Selected Institutional Research, Policy Papers and
          Commentary</h2>
        <ol>
          <li>
            <p>"India adopts a national Goods and Services Tax … sort of" (with
              Mandar Oak) <i>Asian Currents</i> November, 2017 <a class="western"

                href="http://asaa.asn.au/india-adopts-national-goods-services-tax-sort/">
                http://asaa.asn.au/india-adopts-national-goods-services-tax-sort/</a></p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%">
              “India’s ban on cow slaughter: appeasing the BJP Hindu base but
              scoring an economic own goal?”(with Mandar Oak) <i>Asian Currents</i>
              July, 2017 <a class="western" href="http://asaa.asn.au/indias-ban-cow-slaughter-appeasing-bjp-hindu-base-scoring-economic-goal/">http://asaa.asn.au/indias-ban-cow-slaughter-appeasing-bjp-hindu-base-scoring-economic-goal/</a></p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%"> “The
              Modi effect steamrolls New Delhi’s municipal elections” <i>East Asia
                Forum</i> 19th May, 2017 <a class="western" href="http://www.eastasiaforum.org/2017/05/19/the-modi-effect-steamrolls-new-delhis-municipal-elections/">http://www.eastasiaforum.org/2017/05/19/the-modi-effect-steamrolls-new-delhis-municipal-elections/</a></p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%">
              “Jayalalithaa: death of a political mother goddess” <i>Asian Currents
              </i>14 December, 2016 <a class="western" href="http://asaa.asn.au/jayalalithaa-death-political-mother-goddess/">http://asaa.asn.au/jayalalithaa-death-political-mother-goddess/</a></p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%"> “Mixed
              record calls Modi’s reform credentials into question” <i>Asian
                Currents</i> 17 September, 2016 <a class="western" href="http://asaa.asn.au/mixed-record-calls-modis-reform-credentials-into-question/"><font

                  face="Times New Roman, serif">http://asaa.asn.au/mixed-record-calls-modis-reform-credentials-into-question/</font></a></p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%"> “The
              cockatoo and the chickpea” in Gretchen Miller (ed.) <i>In Their
                Branches: Stories from ABC RN’s Trees Project</i> (Sydney:
              HarperCollins Publishers Australia Pty Limited, 2015)</p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%"> "The
              Emperor of India: Modi’s first year in office" <i>Asian Currents</i>
              19 June 2015 <a class="western" href="http://asaablog.tumblr.com/post/121876431686/the-emperor-of-india-modis-first-year-in-office">http://asaablog.tumblr.com/post/121876431686/the-emperor-of-india-modis-first-year-in-office</a>
              “Modi’s BJP no longer invincible” with Purnendra Jain <i>East Asia
                Forum </i>February 2015 <a class="western" href="http://www.eastasiaforum.org/2015/02/25/modis-bjp-no-longer-invincible/">http://www.eastasiaforum.org/2015/02/25/modis-bjp-no-longer-invincible/</a></p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%"> “Delhi
              voters pick an unconventional winner” with Purnendra Jain <i>East
                Asia Forum </i>Vol. 6, No. 1<i>.</i> 14 January 2014 (<a class="western"

                href="http://www.eastasiaforum.org/2014/01/14/delhi-voters-pick-an-unconventional-winner/">http://www.eastasiaforum.org/2014/01/14/delhi-voters-pick-an-unconventional-winner/</a>).</p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%">
              “Australia Elects a not-so Liberal Liberal Government” <i>Extraordinary
                and Plentipotentiary: Diplomatist</i> Vol. 1, No. 7 (October, 2013),
              pp. 16-17. </p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%"> “Has
              NaMo Come in from the Cold? <i>Extraordinary and Plentipotentiary:
                Diplomatist</i> Vol. 1, No. 8 (November, 2013), pp. 29-30.</p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%"> “Delhi
              voters pick an unconventional winner” with Purnendra Jain <i>East
                Asia Forum </i>Vol. 6, No. 1<i>.</i> 14 January 2014 (<a class="western"

                href="http://www.eastasiaforum.org/2014/01/14/delhi-voters-pick-an-unconventional-winner/">http://www.eastasiaforum.org/2014/01/14/delhi-voters-pick-an-unconventional-winner/</a>).</p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%"> “Too
              early for bets as India lumbers to a national election” <i>Asian
                Currents,</i> February, 2014 <a class="western" href="http://www.asaa.asn.au/publications/ac/2014/asian-currents-14-02.pdf">http://www.asaa.asn.au/publications/ac/2014/asian-currents-14-02.pdf</a></p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%"> “Has
              NaMo Come in from the cold?” <i>Extraordinary and Plentipotentiary
                Diplomatist</i> November, 2013, pp. 29-30 <a class="western" href="http://www.diplomatist.com/dipom11y2013/story011.html">http://www.diplomatist.com/dipom11y2013/story011.html</a></p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%">
              “Australia Elects a not-so liberal Liberal Government” <i>The
                Diplomatist</i> Vol. 1, No. 7 (October, 2013), pp. 16-7 <a class="western"

                href="http://diplomatist.com/printissue/index.html">http://diplomatist.com/printissue/index.html</a></p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%"> "India
              gains its rightful place in the Asian century white paper" (with
              Purnendra Jain) <i>The Conversation</i> 29 October 2012 <a class="western"

                href="http://theconversation.edu.au/india-gains-its-rightful-place-in-the-asian-century-white-paper-10331">http://theconversation.edu.au/india-gains-its-rightful-place-in-the-asian-century-white-paper-10331</a></p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%"> “Why
              Australia must not sell uranium to Pakistan” <i>The Conversation</i>
              7/12/2011 <a class="western" href="http://theconversation.edu.au/why-australia-must-not-sell-uranium-to-pakistan-4589">http://theconversation.edu.au/why-australia-must-not-sell-uranium-to-pakistan-4589</a></p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%"> “The
              Ayodhya Judgement: Good Politics, Bad History? <i>Asian Currents </i>October
              2010 <a class="western" href="http://www.asaa.asn.au/publications/ac/2010/asian-currents-10-10.pdf">http://www.asaa.asn.au/publications/ac/2010/asian-currents-10-10.pdf</a></p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%"> Upward
              Mobility and Social Capital: Building Advantage Through Volunteering
              (with Lou Wilson) (2006) Report prepared for the Office for
              Volunteers, Department of Premier and Cabinet, Government of South
              Australia <a class="western" href="http://www.ofv.sa.gov.au/pdfs/p_UPWARDMOBILITYANDSOCIAL%20CAPITAL.pdf">http://www.ofv.sa.gov.au/pdfs/p_UPWARDMOBILITYANDSOCIAL
                CAPITAL.pdf</a></p>
          </li>
          <li>
            <p class="western" style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%"> "The
              Wider Economic Value of Social Capital and Volunteering in South
              Australia" (2003) Report prepared for the Office for Volunteers,
              Department of Premier and Cabinet, Government of South Australia (<a class="western"

                href="http://www.ofv.sa.gov.au/pdfs/mayer_report.pdf">http://www.ofv.sa.gov.au/pdfs/mayer_report.pdf</a>)</p>
          </li>
        </ol>
        <h2 class="western"><br>
          <br>
        </h2>
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                                  size="3">6/12/2016</font></font></font></font></p>
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                              size="2"><font face="Times New Roman, serif"><font style="font-size: 12pt"

                                  size="3">938LIVE Singapore</font></font></font></font></p>
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                              size="2"><font face="Times New Roman, serif"><font style="font-size: 12pt"

                                  size="3">Death of Jayalalita</font></font></font></font></p>
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                                  size="3">22/9/2016</font></font></font></font></p>
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                              size="2"><font face="Times New Roman, serif"><font style="font-size: 12pt"

                                  size="3">Nawaz Sharif’s UN speech warning
                                  international community about rising tensions</font></font></font></font></p>
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                          align="justify"> <font face="Consolas, serif"><font style="font-size: 10pt"

                              size="2"><font face="Times New Roman, serif"><font style="font-size: 12pt"

                                  size="3">938Live Singapore</font></font></font></font></p>
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                        <p style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%; orphans: 0; widows: 0"

                          align="justify"> <font face="Consolas, serif"><font style="font-size: 10pt"

                              size="2"><font face="Times New Roman, serif"><font style="font-size: 12pt"

                                  size="3">28/3/2016</font></font></font></font></p>
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                              size="2"><font face="Times New Roman, serif"><font style="font-size: 12pt"

                                  size="3">Suicide Bombing in Lahore Park </font></font></font></font>
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                          align="justify"> <font face="Consolas, serif"><font style="font-size: 10pt"

                              size="2"><font face="Times New Roman, serif"><font style="font-size: 12pt"

                                  size="3">Sky Television</font></font></font></font></p>
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                        <p style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%; orphans: 0; widows: 0"

                          align="justify"> <font face="Consolas, serif"><font style="font-size: 10pt"

                              size="2"><font face="Times New Roman, serif"><font style="font-size: 12pt"

                                  size="3">30/9/2015</font></font></font></font></p>
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                          align="justify"> <font face="Consolas, serif"><font style="font-size: 10pt"

                              size="2"><font face="Times New Roman, serif"><font style="font-size: 12pt"

                                  size="3">"Does the Military still rule Pakistan?</font></font></font></font></p>
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                          align="justify"> <font face="Consolas, serif"><font style="font-size: 10pt"

                              size="2"><font face="Times New Roman, serif"><font style="font-size: 12pt"

                                  size="3">Sean Britten</font></font></font></font></p>
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                                  size="3">2SER in Sydney</font></font></font></font></p>
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                        <p style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%; orphans: 0; widows: 0"

                          align="justify"> <font face="Consolas, serif"><font style="font-size: 10pt"

                              size="2"><font face="Times New Roman, serif"><font style="font-size: 12pt"

                                  size="3">18/6/2015</font></font></font></font></p>
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                          align="justify"> <font face="Consolas, serif"><font style="font-size: 10pt"

                              size="2"><font face="Times New Roman, serif"><font style="font-size: 12pt"

                                  size="3">Interview with Pallavi Jain (in Hindi)</font></font></font></font></p>
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                              size="2"><a class="western" href="http://www.sbs.com.au/yourlanguage/hindi/en/content/one-lifetime-not-enough-understand-india-dr-peter-mayer"><font

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                                    size="3">http://www.sbs.com.au/yourlanguage/hindi/en/content/one-lifetime-not-enough-understand-india-dr-peter-mayer</font></font></a></font></font></p>
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                          align="justify"> <font face="Consolas, serif"><font style="font-size: 10pt"

                              size="2"><font face="Times New Roman, serif"><font style="font-size: 12pt"

                                  size="3">9/6/2014</font></font></font></font></p>
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                          align="justify"> <font face="Consolas, serif"><font style="font-size: 10pt"

                              size="2"><font face="Times New Roman, serif"><font style="font-size: 12pt"

                                  size="3">Taliban attack on Karachi airport</font></font></font></font></p>
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                          align="justify"> <font face="Consolas, serif"><font style="font-size: 10pt"

                              size="2"><font face="Times New Roman, serif"><font style="font-size: 12pt"

                                  size="3">ABC News 24 (Television)</font></font></font></font></p>
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                          align="justify"> <font face="Consolas, serif"><font style="font-size: 10pt"

                              size="2"><font face="Times New Roman, serif"><font style="font-size: 12pt"

                                  size="3">Jane Hutcheon</font></font></font></font></p>
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                        <p style="margin-bottom: 0cm; line-height: 100%; orphans: 0; widows: 0"

                          align="justify"> <font face="Consolas, serif"><font style="font-size: 10pt"

                              size="2"><font face="Times New Roman, serif"><font style="font-size: 12pt"

                                  size="3">15/5/2015</font></font></font></font></p>
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                                  size="3">"China's Super Power Relations - How do
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                                  India, US and Russia? What developments will bring
                                  when some of the government officials such as John
                                  Kerry and Narendra Modi are visiting China?"</font></font></font></font></p>
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                              size="2"><font face="Times New Roman, serif"><font style="font-size: 12pt"

                                  size="3">Hugh Chiverton and Danny Gittings</font></font></font></font></p>
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                              size="2"><font face="Times New Roman, serif"><font style="font-size: 12pt"

                                  size="3">RTHK Radio 3 (Radio Television Hong Kong)</font></font></font></font></p>
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                          align="justify"> <font face="Consolas, serif"><font style="font-size: 10pt"

                              size="2"><font face="Times New Roman, serif"><font style="font-size: 12pt"

                                  size="3">2/5/2014</font></font></font></font></p>
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                          align="justify"> “<font face="Consolas, serif"><font style="font-size: 10pt"

                              size="2"><a class="western" href="http://www.thewire.org.au/storyDetail.aspx?ID=11493"><font

                                  color="#0000ff"><font face="Times New Roman, serif"><font

                                      style="font-size: 12pt" size="3"><u>Indian
                                        elections becoming fiercer as voting
                                        continues</u></font></font></font></a><font

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                                  size="3"> &nbsp;“</font></font></font></font></p>
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                              size="2"><font face="Times New Roman, serif"><font style="font-size: 12pt"

                                  size="3">Saskia Edwards</font></font></font></font></p>
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                              size="2"><font face="Times New Roman, serif"><font style="font-size: 12pt"

                                  size="3">The Wire</font></font></font></font></p>
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                              size="2"><a class="western" href="http://www.thewire.org.au/storyDetail.aspx?ID=1149"><font

                                  face="Times New Roman, serif"><font style="font-size: 12pt"

                                    size="3">http://www.thewire.org.au/storyDetail.aspx?ID=1149</font></font></a></font></font></p>
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                          align="justify"> <font face="Consolas, serif"><font style="font-size: 10pt"

                              size="2"><font face="Times New Roman, serif"><font style="font-size: 12pt"

                                  size="3">mp3: </font></font><a class="western" href="http://www.thewire.org.au/audio/SACE%20India%20FINAL.mp3"><font

                                  face="Times New Roman, serif"><font style="font-size: 12pt"

                                    size="3">http://www.thewire.org.au/audio/SACE%20India%20FINAL.mp3</font></font></a></font></font></p>
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                          align="justify"> <font face="Consolas, serif"><font style="font-size: 10pt"

                              size="2"><font face="Times New Roman, serif"><font style="font-size: 12pt"

                                  size="3">30/1/2014</font></font></font></font></p>
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                                  size="3">ABC Radio National</font></font></font></font></p>
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                                  size="3">Phillip Adams</font></font></font></font></p>
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                                  size="3">Late Night Live</font></font></font></font></p>
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                              size="2"><font face="Times New Roman, serif"><font style="font-size: 12pt"

                                  size="3">Election Watch: India</font></font></font></font></p>
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                              size="2"><a class="western" href="http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/latenightlive/election-watch3a--india/5213336"><font

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                                    size="3">http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/latenightlive/election-watch3a--india/5213336</font></font></a></font></font></p>
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                                  size="3">22/11/2013</font></font></font></font></p>
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                                    size="3">The cockatoo and the chickpea”</font></font></a></font></font></p>
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