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  Volume 14, Number 1, Spring 2002

Table of Contents

From: The Contemporary Pacific

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Christian Citizens: Women and Negotiations of Modernity in Vanuatu

pp. 1-38

Mining and the Environment in Melanesia: Contemporary Debates Reviewed

pp. 39-67

Freeport and the Suharto Regime, 1965-1998

pp. 69-100

Time Traces: Cultural Memory and World War II in Pohnpei

pp. 101-131


Women of the New Millennium: Tongan Women Determine Their Development Direction

pp. 134-147

Making History, Becoming History: Reflections on Fijian Coups and Constitutions

pp. 148-167

From the Sideline: An Interview with Brij V Lal, Historian and Constitutional Commissioner

pp. 168-184

Political Reviews

Micronesia in Review: Issues and Events, 1 July 2000 to 30 June 2001

Federated States of Micronesia

pp. 186-188

Guam (review)

pp. 188-198

Marshall Islands

pp. 198-203

Northern Mariana Islands

pp. 203-205


pp. 205-212

Polynesia in Review: Issues and Events, 1 July 2000 to 30 June 2001

French Polynesia

pp. 213-219

Māori Issues

pp. 220-224


pp. 224-236


pp. 236-238

Wallis and Futuna

pp. 238-242

Book and Media Reviews

Pacific Forest: A History of Resource Control and Contest in Solomon Islands, c. 1800–1997, and: Islands of Rainforest: Agroforestry, Logging and Eco-tourism in Solomon Islands (review)

pp. 244-249

The Pacific Islands: An Encyclopedia (review)

pp. 249-251

On the Road of theWinds: An Archaeological History of the Pacific Islands before European Contact (review)

pp. 251-253

The People Trade: Pacific Island Laborers and New Caledonia, 1865-1930 (review)

pp. 253-254

The Typhoon of War: Micronesian Experiences of the Pacific War (review)

pp. 255-257

Fiji before the Storm: Elections and the Politics of Development (review)

pp. 257-261

Law and Order in a Weak State: Crime and Politics in Papua New Guinea (review)

pp. 261-263

Governance in Samoa: Pulega i Samoa (review)

pp. 263-265

Property Rights and Economic Development: Land and Natural Resources in Southeast Asia and Oceania (review)

pp. 265-268

Dilemmas of Development: The Social and Economic Impact of the Porgera Gold Mine 1989-1994 (review)

pp. 268-271

Paradise for Sale: A Parable of Nature (review)

pp. 271-273

Identity Work: Constructing Pacific Lives (review)

pp. 274-276

Topics in Polynesian Language and Culture History (review)

pp. 276-278

Displacing Natives: The Rhetorical Production of Hawai'i (review)

pp. 279-281

Ethnologie et Architecture: Le Centre Culturel Tjibaou, une réalisation de Renzo Piano (review)

pp. 281-284

Papers from Ivilikou: Papua New Guinea Music Conference and Festival (1997) (review)

pp. 284-285

Hula, Haka, Hoko! An Introduction to Polynesian Dancing (review)

pp. 286-288

Breadfruit (review)

pp. 288-290

Rising Waters: Global Warming and the Fate of the Pacific Islands (review)

pp. 291-293

Chea's Great Kuarao (review)

pp. 293-295


p. 297

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