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Online Availability

NBR publications can be purchased or downloaded from the following online sources in addition to the NBR website.

Project MUSE

NBR offers a wide range of publications on Project MUSE, including all issues of Asia Policy, Strategic Asia 2005–06 through Strategic Asia 2010-11, and select Special Reports. This content can be freely accessed by individuals affiliated with institutions that subscribe to Project MUSE’s book and journal collections, available through Johns Hopkins University Press. View NBR publications available on Project MUSE.


All issues of Asia Policy are now available through EBSCOhost and can be freely accessed by individuals affiliated with institutions that subscribe to the Political Science Collection.


Recent editions of Strategic Asia are available in paperback and Kindle formats from Amazon. Current students are eligible for free two-day shipping through Amazon Student.

Strategic Asia

Discounts are available for booksellers and wholesalers. Please inquire about discounts at Defective books will be replaced at no charge. A 20% restocking fee applies to all other returns. On bulk orders (orders of 4 or more of the same volume), up to 25% of the original order may be returned.

Asia Policy


Yearly subscription rates within North America are $120 for individuals and $480 for institutions. Yearly subscription rates outside North America are $250 for individuals and $610 for institutions. For inquiries about new or existing subscriptions, please contact

Asia Policy is part of the Project MUSE collection. For institutions, electronic subscriptions and combined print and electronic subscriptions can be ordered through Project MUSE at

Back Issues

Back issues of Asia Policy are available upon request.

Requesting Reprint or Reuse Rights

NBR is pleased to grant permission to use material from NBR publications for teaching, republishing, or other appropriate purposes. Permission requests can be submitted online at or by calling (978) 750-8400. For assistance with or questions about this process, please contact

Requesting Examination and Desk Copies

To obtain an examination or desk copy of an NBR publication, please return a completed request form to Examination, review, and desk copies are available at the discretion of the National Bureau of Asian Research.