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Private Oceans: The Enclosure and Marketisation of the Seas

Private Oceans: The Enclosure and Marketisation of the Seas (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By McCormack, Fiona

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An anthropological study of the privatisation and political economy of modern fishing.

ISBN 9780745399102
Published 15 August 2017 by Pluto Press
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Series Anthropology, Culture and Society
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Runaway: Gregory Bateson, the Double Bind, and the Rise of Ecological Consciousness
 

Runaway: Gregory Bateson, the Double Bind, and the Rise of Ecological Consciousness (Hardback)

By Chaney, Anthony

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The anthropologist Gregory Bateson has been called a lost giant of twentieth-century thought. In the years following World War II, Bateson was among the group of mathematicians, engineers, and social scientists who laid the theoretical foundations of the information age. In Palo ...

ISBN 9781469631738
Release Date 1 September 2017 by The University of North Caroli
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Dolphins of Aotearoa: Living with New Zealand Dolphins
   

Dolphins of Aotearoa: Living with New Zealand Dolphins (Hardback)

By Peart, Raewyn

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Dolphins of Aotearoa explores the ongoing relationship between humans and dolphins in New Zealand. Over this nation's rich history, numerous people, both Maori and Pakeha, have sought out dolphins and significant numbers of dolphins have sought out people. For many, encountering ...

ISBN 9781877517983
Published 1 October 2013 by Potton & Burton
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The Last Wild Island: Saving Tetepare
  

The Last Wild Island: Saving Tetepare (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Read, Dr John

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A well told story with humourous and insightful moments about Australian ecologist John Read and his family as they battle to save Tetepare Island in the Solomons from ugly indiscriminate logging. They establish the Tetepare Descendants Association (TDA) and share the challenges ...

ISBN 9780980760033
Published 1 May 2011 by Page Digital Publishing Group
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Polynesian Navigation and the Discovery of New Zealand
   

Polynesian Navigation and the Discovery of New Zealand (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Evans, Jeff

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"Polynesian navigation and the discovery of New Zealand offers a straightforward account of how and why Polynesian seafarers made their journey south to New Zealand shores. The first part discusses the origins of the voyages, legends of the homeland and the explorer Kupe, traditi ...

ISBN 9781877514159
Published 1 September 2011 by Oratia Media
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Polynesian Navigation and the Discovery of New Zealand
 

Polynesian Navigation and the Discovery of New Zealand (Paperback, 3rd Revised edition)

By Evans, Jeff

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By examining myth, star charts and contemporary Polynesian seafaring, Jeff Evans traces the methods by which Polynesian explorers made their epic voyages, and retraces the historic sailing of the traditional canoe Hawaiki-nui with no modern aids from Tahiti down to New Zealand.

ISBN 9780947506407
Published 26 April 2017 by Oratia Media
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Australasian Eagles and Eagle-like Birds
 

Australasian Eagles and Eagle-like Birds (Paperback)

By Debus, Stephen

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An illustrated record of sea-eagles, harpy eagles, booted eagles and eagle-like hawks in Australasia.

ISBN 9781486306923
Published 1 August 2017 by CSIRO Publishing
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The Trial Of The Cannibal Dog: Captain Cook In The South Seas,
 

The Trial Of The Cannibal Dog: Captain Cook In The South Seas, (Trade Paperback/Paperback, New edition)

By Salmond, Anne

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In this rich and stylish description by New Zealand scholar Salmond, Cook's voyages take on a peculiar, dreamlike quality. Salmond's claim is that Cook was far more affected by his exposure to the Polynesian world than historians have thought. This book is fascinating as an incom ...

ISBN 9780141021331
Published 25 August 2004 by Penguin
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Pacific Tsunami Galu Afi
  

Pacific Tsunami Galu Afi (Paperback)

By Wendt Young, Lani; Edited by Keil, Hans Joachim

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An informative, sensitively articulated and beautifully woven story about the 2009 Pacific Tsunami that 'lovingly shares the voices and experiences of those who survived, those who didi not and those who helped in the recovery."

ISBN 9780615398402
Published 1 October 2010
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Dumont d'Urville: Explorer & Polymath
 

Dumont d'Urville: Explorer & Polymath (Hardback)

By Duyker, Edward

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Explorer Jules-Sebastien-Cesar Dumont d'Urville (1790-1842) is sometimes called France's Captain Cook. Born less than a year after the beginning of the French Revolution, he lived through turbulent times. He was an erudite polymath: a maritime explorer fascinated by botany, entom ...

ISBN 9781877578700
Published 1 September 2014 by Otago University Press
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