Dr. Abdur Rehman Shah

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Dr. Abdur Rehman Shah

Assistant Professor
  • Ph. D in International Relations, School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA), Jilin University, Changchun, China, September 2014 - June 2018
  • M.Phil in International Relations, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan, March 2012 — August 2014
  • Masters of Science in International Relations, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan, March 2009 — February 2012

 

  • Assistant Professor, Department of International Relations, National University of Modern Languages, Islamabad, Pakistan, August 2019 — Present
  • Research Associate, Centre for Research and Security Studies, Islamabad, Pakistan, October 2016 — July 2017
  • Teaching Assistant, Govt Degree College No.2, D. I. Khan, Pakistan, September 2013 — April 2014

SSCI Journal Articles

  • India and Pakistan at the Financial Action Task Force: Finding the Middle Ground between Two Competing Perspectives — Australian Journal of International Affairs, July 2020
  • China’s ‘Belt and Road Initiative’: The Way To Modern Silk Road Has the Perils of Over-Dependence — Asian Survey, Vol. 59, Issue 3, pp. 407-428 (W Category)
  • How Does China-Pakistan Economic Corridor Show the Limitations of China’s ‘One Belt One Road’ Model — Asia & the Pacific Policy Studies, Volume 5, Issue 2, Pages 378-385 — May 2018 (W Category)

Research Articles

  • The Rise of Pashtun Protection Movement (PTM): Polemics and Conspiracy Theories — Asian Affairs (ESCI, Scopus), Vol. 51, Issue 2, pp. 265-285, May 1, 2020.
  • Understanding the Overarching Trends in Pakistan-China Relations — The Korea Journal of Chinese Affairs— April 2018 (Z Category)
  • China’s New Afghan Diplomacy: Awakening from Inertia or Exception to Old Habits — Fletcher Security Review, Vol. 4, No. 1 — Summer 2017 (Y Category) 

Book Reviews

  • Peter Frankopan, The New Silk Roads: the Present and Future of the World, Global Change, Peace & Security, July 2020, https://doi.org/ 10.1080/14781158.2020.1779208
  • Robert D. Kaplan, The Return of Marco Polo’s World: War Strategy, and American Interests in the Twenty-first Century in Cambridge Review of International Affairs, Vol. 32 (2019), pp. 565-567, available at https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/09557571.2019.1632118
  • Francis Fukuyama, Identity: The Demand for Dignity and Politics of Resentment in Nationalism and Ethnic Politics, Vol. 25 (2019),pp.  340-341 available athttps://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/13537113.2019.1640585
  • Anand Giridharadas, Winners Take All: The Elite Charade of Changing the World; New York; Alfred A. Knopf; 2018, International Affairs, September 2019 Issue.

Online Articles and Reports

  • The Coming of Pakistan-China Entente Cordiale 2.0, The Diplomat, September 18, 2018.
  • China Watch (Weekly Report), Centre for Research and Security Studies, Islamabad, October 2016 — July 2017
  • How CPEC Security Will Test the 'All-Weather Friendship' of China and Pakistan — The Diplomat — June 24, 2017
  • China’s New Venture in Pakistan Can Be a Game Changer or an Opinion Changer — The Fletcher Forum of World Affairs — February 2017
  • Thinking China-Pakistan Economic Corridor Beyond Pakistan — South Asia Journal — December 2, 2016
  • China’s Trouble with Pakistan’s Turbulent Democracy — The Diplomat — January 7, 2017
  • Is the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor a 21st Century East India Company? — The Diplomat — November 11, 2016
  • ‘One Belt, One Road’,
  • China-Pakistan Relations,
  • South Asian Politics,
  • Ethnopolitics,
  • Madrassas in Pakistan,
  • Pakistan and FATF

Education

  • Ph. D in International Relations, School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA), Jilin University, Changchun, China, September 2014 - June 2018
  • M.Phil in International Relations, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan, March 2012 — August 2014
  • Masters of Science in International Relations, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan, March 2009 — February 2012

Experience

 

  • Assistant Professor, Department of International Relations, National University of Modern Languages, Islamabad, Pakistan, August 2019 — Present
  • Research Associate, Centre for Research and Security Studies, Islamabad, Pakistan, October 2016 — July 2017
  • Teaching Assistant, Govt Degree College No.2, D. I. Khan, Pakistan, September 2013 — April 2014

Publications

SSCI Journal Articles

  • India and Pakistan at the Financial Action Task Force: Finding the Middle Ground between Two Competing Perspectives — Australian Journal of International Affairs, July 2020
  • China’s ‘Belt and Road Initiative’: The Way To Modern Silk Road Has the Perils of Over-Dependence — Asian Survey, Vol. 59, Issue 3, pp. 407-428 (W Category)
  • How Does China-Pakistan Economic Corridor Show the Limitations of China’s ‘One Belt One Road’ Model — Asia & the Pacific Policy Studies, Volume 5, Issue 2, Pages 378-385 — May 2018 (W Category)

Research Articles

  • The Rise of Pashtun Protection Movement (PTM): Polemics and Conspiracy Theories — Asian Affairs (ESCI, Scopus), Vol. 51, Issue 2, pp. 265-285, May 1, 2020.
  • Understanding the Overarching Trends in Pakistan-China Relations — The Korea Journal of Chinese Affairs— April 2018 (Z Category)
  • China’s New Afghan Diplomacy: Awakening from Inertia or Exception to Old Habits — Fletcher Security Review, Vol. 4, No. 1 — Summer 2017 (Y Category) 

Book Reviews

  • Peter Frankopan, The New Silk Roads: the Present and Future of the World, Global Change, Peace & Security, July 2020, https://doi.org/ 10.1080/14781158.2020.1779208
  • Robert D. Kaplan, The Return of Marco Polo’s World: War Strategy, and American Interests in the Twenty-first Century in Cambridge Review of International Affairs, Vol. 32 (2019), pp. 565-567, available at https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/09557571.2019.1632118
  • Francis Fukuyama, Identity: The Demand for Dignity and Politics of Resentment in Nationalism and Ethnic Politics, Vol. 25 (2019),pp.  340-341 available athttps://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/13537113.2019.1640585
  • Anand Giridharadas, Winners Take All: The Elite Charade of Changing the World; New York; Alfred A. Knopf; 2018, International Affairs, September 2019 Issue.

Online Articles and Reports

  • The Coming of Pakistan-China Entente Cordiale 2.0, The Diplomat, September 18, 2018.
  • China Watch (Weekly Report), Centre for Research and Security Studies, Islamabad, October 2016 — July 2017
  • How CPEC Security Will Test the 'All-Weather Friendship' of China and Pakistan — The Diplomat — June 24, 2017
  • China’s New Venture in Pakistan Can Be a Game Changer or an Opinion Changer — The Fletcher Forum of World Affairs — February 2017
  • Thinking China-Pakistan Economic Corridor Beyond Pakistan — South Asia Journal — December 2, 2016
  • China’s Trouble with Pakistan’s Turbulent Democracy — The Diplomat — January 7, 2017
  • Is the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor a 21st Century East India Company? — The Diplomat — November 11, 2016

Interests

  • ‘One Belt, One Road’,
  • China-Pakistan Relations,
  • South Asian Politics,
  • Ethnopolitics,
  • Madrassas in Pakistan,
  • Pakistan and FATF