Catalogue


Pacific realities : changing perspectives on resilience and resistance /
edited by Laurent Dousset and Melissa Nayral.
imprint
New York : Berghahn Books, 2019.
description
viii, 170 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
ISBN
1789200407, 9781789200409, 9781789200416
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imprint
New York : Berghahn Books, 2019.
isbn
1789200407
9781789200409
9781789200416
contents note
Introduction : resistance and resilience / Laurent Dousset and Melissa Nayral -- A story in and on signs : making resistance and acquiescence legible as forms of resilience / Yasmine Musharbash -- Global models and local management of land ownership in Rapa (French Polynesia) / Christian Ghasarian -- Between vulnerability, resilience and resistance : Fiji islander women activists and the ethno-nationalist political crises in 2000 / Sina Emde -- Resisting UN ideals to make men and women equal in politics : when a humanist concern turns into arithmetic in Ouvea (New Caledonia) / Melissa Nayral -- Independence from independence : history, landownership and politics in South Malekula, Vanuatu / Laurent Dousset -- The reasonableness of leaders and the gaming of mining incomes in Papua New Guinea / John Burton -- Conclusion : values in flux : reflections on resilience and change in Melanesia / Martha Macintyre.
catalogue key
12023737
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.

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