TAPJA’s 2017 Nadel Essay Prize

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The Asia Pacific Journal of Anthropology invites the submission of papers for the 2017 Nadel Essay Prize The Nadel Essay Prize celebrates excellence in ethnographic writing. Ethnographically-based original papers are invited on social and cultural anthropology relating to the Asia Pacific region, including Australia. This annual prize, inaugurated in 2011 to commemorate sixty years of […]

Lecture: ‘Re-claiming the Ocean’ by Edvard Hviding

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Re-claiming the Ocean: Climate change, oceanic sovereignties and maritime contestations in the Pacific In the 21st century Pacific views of the ocean as generative and supportive of distinct ways of human existence are challenged: for many islanders of Oceania, global climate change is transforming the life-giving ocean into a threat. As the warming, acidification and […]