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Paradise of the Pacific
 

Paradise of the Pacific (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Moore, Susanna

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In Paradise of the Pacific, Susanna Moore, pieces together the dramatic story of Hawai'i - a not-so-distant time of abrupt transition, in which an isolated pagan world of human sacrifice and strict taboo, without a currency or a written language, was confronted with the ritualise ...

ISBN 9780374536176
Published 11 October 2016 by Misc - Alliance Distribution
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Cultures of Race and Ethnicity at the Museum: Exploring Post-Imperial Heritage Practices
 

Cultures of Race and Ethnicity at the Museum: Exploring Post-Imperial Heritage Practices (Hardback)

By Tolia-Kelly, Divya P.

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Engaging with archaeologists, as well as artists exploring the issue of 'race' representation, this book reviews the taxonomies and culture in place at national museums in Britain and New Zealand and considers a postcolonial account of curatorial practice. It argues that the curr ...

ISBN 9781409426592
Published 28 April 2016 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
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Series Heritage, Culture and Identity
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Balancing Acts: Reflections of a New Zealand Diplomat: 2017
 

Balancing Acts: Reflections of a New Zealand Diplomat: 2017 (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By McGhie, Gerald

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Gerald McGhie's insightful account of 40 years of service as a NZ diplomat, including two postings in Moscow - during Brezhnev and Cold Ward years and later during the fall of Gorbachev, the rise of Yeltsin and collapse of the Soviet Union.Samoa and New Guinea are also discussed

ISBN 9781927212318
Published 24 May 2017 by Dunmore Publishing Limited
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Ethnic Conflict in Developing Societies: Trinidad and Tobago, Guyana, Fiji, and Suriname
 

Ethnic Conflict in Developing Societies: Trinidad and Tobago, Guyana, Fiji, and Suriname (Hardback, 1st ed. 2017)

By Bissessar, Ann Marie

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This book examines the experience of post-colonial territories and their attempts to manage ethnic communities within their countries. It focuses on the various mechanisms that have been introduced in a number of post-colonial societies in order to ascertain if these were effecti ...

ISBN 9783319537085
Published 25 May 2017 by Springer International Publish
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Moving Oceans: Celebrating Dance in the South Pacific

Moving Oceans: Celebrating Dance in the South Pacific (Hardback)

Edited by Buck, Ralph; Rowe, Nicholas

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"Celebrating the diversity of dance across the South Pacific, this volume studies the various experiences, motivations and aims for dance, emerging from the voices of dance professionals in the islands. In particular, it focuses on the interplay of cultures and pathways of migrat ...

ISBN 9781138016828
Published 30 November 2013 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
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Series Celebrating Dance in Asia and the Pacific
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Pacific Identities and Well-being: Cross-Cultural Perspectives
  

Pacific Identities and Well-being: Cross-Cultural Perspectives (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

Edited by Agee, Margaret; McIntosh, Tracey; Culbertson, Philip; Makasiale, Cabrini 'Ofa

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This anthology addresses the mental health and therapeutic needs of Polynesian and Melanesian people and the scarcity of resources for those working with them. It is divided into four parts Identity, Therapeutic Practice, Death and Dying, Reflexive Practice that approach the conc ...

ISBN 9781877578359
Published 1 July 2013 by Otago University Press
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Talanoa: Building a Pasifika Research Centre
 

Talanoa: Building a Pasifika Research Centre (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

Edited by Fairbairn-Dunlop, Peggy; Coxon, Eve

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"The Talanoa post-graduate discussions ... were established as a joint project across New Zealand universities to help attract Pacific post-graduates into the social sciences and to enhance Pacific social researcher capacity by breaking down feelings of academic and geographical ...

ISBN 9781927212141
Published 1 June 2014 by Dunmore Publishing Limited
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Thinking critically about Sorcery & Witchcraft
  

Thinking critically about Sorcery & Witchcraft (Paperback)

By Schwarz, Nick

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This is about an important aspect of PNG traditional culture - socery and witchcraft - that has not faded away or been replaced, as many missionaries hoped, but has persisted and even seems to be undergoing a revival. the Melanesian Institute has reseached socery adn witchcraft a ...

ISBN 224349
Published 31 October 2011
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New Zealand and the EU: Austria in the South Pacific
  

New Zealand and the EU: Austria in the South Pacific (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

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This issue has a theme of Austria's relationship with the South Pacific with essays by James Braund, Hermann Muckler, Sascha Nolden and Hans-Peter Stoffel.

ISBN 246505
Published 6 January 2012 by Europe Institute
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Series New Zealand & the EU
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Journal of Samoan Studies Vol 3 2010
  

Journal of Samoan Studies Vol 3 2010 (Paperback)

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Research articles by staff members of the National University of Samoa

ISBN 250356
Published 23 October 2010
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