Islands, Islanders and the World: The Colonial and Post-colonial Experience of Eastern Fiji

Islands, Islanders and the World: The Colonial and Post-colonial Experience of Eastern Fiji

by Tim Bayliss-Smith, Richard Bedford, Harold Brookfield, Marc Latham
     
 

The authors examine the environmental, social and economic aspects of colonial and post-colonial experience in Fiji.See more details below

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The authors examine the environmental, social and economic aspects of colonial and post-colonial experience in Fiji.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521268776
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
02/02/1989
Series:
Cambridge Human Geography Series
Pages:
344
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.94(d)

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Table of Contents

List of illustrations; List of tables; Foreword: the MAB Programme and the Eastern Fiji Project G. Glaser; Editorial note; 1. On the study of islands, people and events; 2. The island landscape; 3. Capitalism and colonialism in the periphery; 4. Physical and economic externalities and their impact; 5. Vulnerability in a changing society; 6. Pampered periphery?; 7. Villages of adaptation: Batiki and Kabara; 8. Adaptation or stagnation? the case of Koro; 9. Villages of change: Taveuni and Lakeba; 10. Regional development for an island periphery; 11. Island studies and geography; Appendix: publications of the UNESCO/UNFPA Easter Fiji Project; References; Index.

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