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    • Denoon, Donald (2012)
      Decolonization; Politics and government; Papua new guinea
    • V. Lal, Brij (2011)
      “Dr Lal’s book is more than an eloquent account of the political struggle of one of Fiji’s outstanding leaders. It is a timely reminder that the process of constitutional change hangs in the balance, as it did at the time ...
    • V. Lal, Brij (2011)
      “This collection of the writings and speeches of one of Fiji’s greatest statesmen, the late Mr AD Patel, points to a different future which, if allowed to come to fruition, would have spared Fiji the fate it later encountered ...
    • Johnson, Carol; Wanna, John; Lee, Hsu-Ann (2015)
      This book provides a truly comprehensive analysis of the 2013 federal election in Australia, which brought the conservative Abbott government to power, consigned the fractious Labor Party to the Opposition benches and ended ...
    • Koch, Harold; Hercus, Luise (2009)
      Aboriginal approaches to the naming of places across Australia differ radically from the official introduced Anglo-Australian system. However, many of these earlier names have been incorporated into contemporary nomenclature, ...
    • Taylor, John (2004)
      Aboriginal australians; Western australia; Kimberly; Population; Economic conditions; Social conditions
    • Sorace, Christian; Franceschini, Ivan; Loubere, Nicholas (2019)
      Afterlives of Chinese Communism comprises essays from over fifty world- renowned scholars in the China field, from various disciplines and continents. It provides an indispensable guide for understanding how the Mao era ...
    • Morphy, Frances (2007)
      The Indigenous Enumeration Strategy (IES) of the Australian National Census of Population and Housing has evolved over the years in response to the perceived ‘difference’ of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander ...
    • Chen, Chunlai; Duncan, Ron (2008)
      China’s accession to the World Trade Organization (WTO) has had profound consequences for the structure of its economy, and there will many more before the full benefits of an open trading regime will be realised. Agriculture ...
    • Yardley, Christopher B. (2019)
      ‘Thank you for your order, Mr Mainframe Customer. The cost is £5 million and the lead-time for manufacture will be two years. In the meantime you will have to build a special computer centre to our specification. For our ...
    • Haberle, S.; Stevenson, J.; Prebble, M. (2010)
      Like a star chart this volume orientates the reader to the key issues and debates in Pacific and Australasian biogeography, palaeoecology and human ecology. A feature of this collection is the diversity of approaches ranging ...
    • L. Flexner, James (2016)
      Religious change is at its core a material as much as a spiritual process. Beliefs related to intangible spirits, ghosts, or gods were enacted through material relationships between people, places, and objects. The archaeology ...
    • Lim, Wee Ho; Roderick, Michael L. (2009)
      What do climate models predict for the rainfall where you live? What about evaporation or runoff? Should your local community consider constructing new dams or do the existing water storages appear adequate? What about the ...
    • Bayliss-Smith, Tim; A. Bennett, Judith (2012)
      An Otago Storeman in Solomon Islands reaches from inland South Island of New Zealand across to the Solomon Islands during the 1880s. William Crossan’s Otago experience as a versatile storeman with a solid work ethic helped ...
    • O'Collins, Maev (2010)
      The situation of Norfolk Island, as a territory of the Commonwealth of Australia, is one of the historical anomalies in governance, which has persisted since 1914. It reflects the direct historical linkages between the ...
    • Braithwaite, John; Braithwaite, Valerie; Cookson, Michael; Dunn, Leah (2010)
      Indonesia suffered an explosion of religious violence, ethnic violence, separatist violence, terrorism, and violence by criminal gangs, the security forces and militias in the late 1990s and early 2000s. By 2002 Indonesia ...
    • Hince, Bernadette; Summerson, Rupert; Wiesel, Arnan (2015)
      This is the first book whose subject is the music, sounds and silences of Antarctica. From 2011 until 2014, Australia marked its long-standing connection with Antarctica by celebrating the centenary of the Australasian ...
    • Drysdale, Peter; Yunling, Zhang; Song, Ligang (2012)
      “China is so large that its trading interests and influence are global. But its interests are disproportionately powerful in its immediate Western Pacific and Asia Pacific partners. The evolution of China’s economic ...
    • Leclerc, Mathieu; Flexner, James (2019)
      Island Melanesia is a remarkable region in many respects, from its great ecological and linguistic diversity, to the complex histories of settlement and interaction spanning from the Pleistocene to the present. Archaeological ...
    • Huisken, Ron (2009)
      We cannot expect in East Asia over the foreseeable future to see the sort of conflation of sovereign states that has occurred in Europe. We must anticipate that, for the foreseeable future, the requirement will be for the ...