Island Studies Journal - Vol. 6, No. 1, May 2011



Pages 1 - 2: Contents

Scholarly Articles:

Pages 3 -16:        Reading the Postcolonial Island in Amitav Ghosh’s The Hungry Tide: Lisa Fletcher [Abstract] [PDF]                                    

Pages 17 - 28:     Reading the Club as Colonial Island in E.M. Forster’s A Passage to India and George Orwell’s Burmese Days: Ralph Crane [Abstract] [PDF]    

Pages 29 - 44:      China’s Island Frontier: Geographical Ideas on the Continent- based Nationalist Narratives on Taiwan: Peter Kang [Abstract] [PDF]

Pages 45 - 58:     “Sex and the Island”: Lives of Single Women in Prince Edward Island: Kristie Collins [Abstract] [PDF

Pages 59 - 86:    Participatory Action Research for Dealing with Disasters on Islands: Ilan Kelman, James Lewis, JC Gaillard & Jessica Mercer [Abstract] [PDF]

Book & Film Reviews  [PDF]

Pages 87 - 110:

Lost Land of the Dodo: An Ecological History of Mauritius, Réunion & Rodrigues by Anthony Cheke & Julian Hume (reviewer: Marina Silva-Opps)

A Thousand Years of Whaling: A Faroese Common Property Regime by Seán P. Kerins (reviewer: Joshua Green)

Robinson & compagnie: Aspects de l'insularité politique de Thomas More à Michel Tournier by Jean-Michel Racault (reviewer: Aline Durel)

Pulp Friction in Tasmania: A Review of the Environmental Assessment of Gunn’s Proposed Pulp Mill by Fred P. Gale (reviewer: Godfrey Baldacchino)

LiNQ (Literature of Northern Queensland), Vol. 37: Islands Special Issue(reviewer: Deirdre Kessler)

Famous Reporter 42 by Ralph Wessman & Lyn Reeves (reviewer: Laurie Brinklow)

Profiling Vulnerability and Resilience: A Manual for Small States by Lino Briguglio, Gordon Cordina, Stephanie Vella & Constance Vigilance (reviewer: Geoff Bertram)

Atlas of Remote Islands: Fifty Islands I Have Never Set Foot On and Never Will  by Judith Schalansky (reviewer: Chet Van Duzer)

Trade, Climate Change and Sustainable Development: Key Issues for Small States, Least Developed Countries and Vulnerable Economies by M. Kamal Gueye, Malena Sell & Janet R. Strachan (reviewer: M. Satish Kumar)

La France dans le Pacifique Sud: Les Enjeux de la Puissance by Nathalie Mrgudovic (reviewer: Guglielmo Tita)

There Once was an Island: Te Henua e Nnoho. Movie directed by Briar March(reviewer: Ilan Kelman)

INSIDE BACK COVER (Black & Blue Colour PDF)


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