About the Author
William T. Tow is an associate professor in international relations at the University of Queensland's Department of Government and director of the International Relations and Asia-Politics Research Institute, Brisbane. Ramesh Thakur is a distinguished fellow at the Centre for International Governance Innovation and professor of political science at the University of Waterloo, Canada. He previously served as senior vice-rector of the United Nations University and assistant secretary general of the United Nations. In-Taek Hyun is an associate professor of political science at Korea University, Seoul, and research director of the University's Ilmin International Relations Institute.