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Pacific view: the meaning of governance and politics in the Solomon Islands
Based on the turmoil of the ‘crisis years’ (1998–2003) and the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Island (RAMSI) years (2003–2007), this paper explores epistemological issues that deeply divideExpand
Kanaka: a history of Melanesian Mackay
and philosophical thought.85 Kanaka pidgin English (KPE) has recently been studied by linguists Tom Dutton and Peter Mühlhäusler. Dutton recorded several inter­ views in 1964 with two of the lastExpand
New Guinea: Crossing Boundaries and History
Environment and people - 40,000-5,000 years ago cultural spheres and trade systems - the last 5,000 years West New Guinea and the Malay world West New Guinea - European trade and settlment,Expand
Working For The White People: An Historiographic Essay on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Labour
The intense public debates of 1992 and 1993 around the 'Mabo' decision of the High Court, the wider question of native title, and continuing debate on the constitution and the notion ofExpand