Vol. 6 (2) (Nov 2011)

Island Studies Journal - Vol. 6, No. 2, November 2011


 Pages 111 - 112: Contents


Scholarly Articles:

Pages 113 - 130: Envisioning the Archipelago

Elaine Stratford, Godfrey Baldacchino, Elizabeth McMahon, Carol Farbotko and Andrew Harwood

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Pages 131 - 156: Nature's Eden? The Production and Effects of 'Pristine' Nature in the Galápagos Islands

Elizabeth Hennessy and Amy L. McCleary

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Pages 157 - 178: The Fragility of Success: Repositioning Mauritian Development in the Twenty-First Century

Alastair Greig, Mark Turner and Paul D'Arcy

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Pages 179 - 202: Autonomy Initiatives and Quintessential Englishness on the Isle of Wight

Adam Grydehøj and Philip Hayward

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Pages 203 - 226: Displacement of Youth from the Isle of Man: The Role of House Price Inflation

Brendan Canavan

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Pages 227 - 244: In or On? Island Words, Island Worlds: II

Owe Ronström

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Review Essay: 

Pages 245 - 260: Island Demography: A Review of Selected Caribbean Contributions

Jerome L. McElroy

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Book Reviews:

         Pages 261 - 288 [Full Book Reviews Section PDF]

The Ivory Tower and Beyond: Participant Historians of the Pacific by Doug Munro. (reviewer: Christine Weir).

          Surviving Paradise: One Year on a Disappearing Island by Peter Rudiak-Gould. (reviewer: Ilan Kelman)


          Des Îles en Partage: Haïti et la République Dominicaine, Saint-Martin, Timor [Divided Islands: Haiti and the

          Dominican Republic, Saint Martin, Timor] by Marie Redon. (reviewer: Godfrey Baldacchino).


          Archipelagoes: Insular Fictions from Chivalric Romance to the Novel by Simone Pinet.

          (reviewer: Elizabeth McMahon).


          Between Two Worlds: Emigration and Return to the Azores by Gilberta Pavão Nunes Rocha (Coordinator),

          Eduardo Costa Duarte Ferreira and Derrick Mendes.  (reviewer: Jose Teixeira).


          Postcolonial Tourism: Literature, Culture and Environment by Anthony Carrigan. (reviewer: Lee Jolliffe).


          Jakob Jakobsen in Shetland and the Faroes by Turið Sigurðardóttir and Brian Smith (eds.).

          (reviewer: Adam Grydehøj).


         Between Two Shores/Idir Dhá Chladach: Writing the Aran Islands, 1890-1980 by Mairéad Conneely.

         (reviewer: Stephen A. Royle).


         Company, Crown and Colony: The Hudson’s Bay Company and Territorial Endeavour in Western Canada

         by Stephen A. Royle. (reviewer: Ann M. Carlos).


         The Biology of Island Floras by David Bramwell & Juli Caujapé-Castells (eds.). (reviewer: Anthony Cheke)


         Perspectives in Plant Ecology, Evolution and Systematics. Vol. 12, No.2, 2010. Special Issue on Oceanic

         Islands. Christoph Kueffer and José María Fernádez-Palacios (Guest Editors). (reviewer Karen E. Samis).


         NLR New Literatures Review, Nos. 47-48, 2011 Special double issue on the Literature of Postcolonial Islands.

         Elizabeth DeLoughrey (Guest Editor). (reviewer: Brent MacLaine).


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