Geography of the Pacific (Geog 365)
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UH Resources

Our Geog 365 library guide at Hamilton Library
Center for Pacific Islands Studies (CPIS) at Mānoa; newsletter Pacific News
East-West Center’s Pacific Islands Report (as email digest)
UH Mānoa's Pacific Collection at Hamilton Library


Epeli Hau'ofa (1993) Our Sea of Islands. In A New Oceania. (Waddell & al, eds. Suva: USP) pp. 2-16
CPIS Occasional Papers at UHM ScholarSpace


Archaeology in Oceania
The Contemporary Pacific
Domodomo: the scholarly journal of the Fiji Museum
Journal of Pacific History
Journal of the Polynesian Society [older / current]
Journal de la Société des Océanistes
Te Kaharoa
Micronesian Journal of the Humanities and Social Sciences
Pacific Ecologist
Pacific Economic Bulletin
Pacific Health Dialogue
Pacific Science (or at UHM ScholarSpace)
Pacific Studies
Singapore J. Tropical Geography (Mar 2010 issue on Pacific islands)
South Pacific Journal of Natural Science
SPASIFIK magazine
Traditional Marine Resource Management and Knowledge Information Bulletin

Needless to say, scholarship on Pacific issues and phenomenon appear in countless other journals(!), some of which are linked to on this page, including Asia Pacific Journal of Anthropology, Asia Pacific Viewpoint, Atholl Research Bulletin, Conservation Biology, Cultural Survival Quarterly, Current Anthropology, Economic Botany, J. Biogeography, J. Linguistic Anthropology, Mānoa, Oceanic Linguistics and Yearbook Assoc. Pacific Coast Geographers


ANU "Demetrius" dspace E Press collection
W. C. Clarke and R. R. Thaman's (1993) Agroforestry in the Pacific Islands
K. R. Howe's (2000) Nature, Culture and History : The "Knowing" of Oceania
Lal & Houston's (2000) Pacific Islands encyclopedia; at Google Books
Tidal Pools Digitized Texts at the New Zealand Electronic Text Centre (NZETC)
Torrence & Clarke, eds. (2000) Archaeology of Difference : Negotiating Cross-Cultural Engagements in Oceania


CPIS Pacific Maps by Mānoa Mapworks
GoogleEarth placemarks based on the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) Island Directory
Oceanic Maps (e.g. this) from the University of Texas map collection
Radio Australia's Carving Out flash maps

Associations and Centers of Study

Association for Social Anthropology in Oceania (ASAO)
Australian Association for the Advancement of Pacific Studies (aaaps)
Centre for Pacific and Asian Studies (CPAS) at Radboud University (Nederlands); newsletter Oceania
College of Micronesia — Federated States of Micronesia (COM-FSM)
Deakin University's Cultural Heritage Centre for Asia and the Pacific (CHCAP)
Māori, Pacific and Indigenous in a Global Context (MPIGC) at U. Otago Agroforestry in the Pacific Islands
Melanesian and Pacific Studies (MAPS) at University of Papua New Guinea
Pacific Arts Association and Pacific Arts Journal
Pacific History Association
Pacific Islands Regional Consortium of Herbaria (PIRCH)
Pacific Studies and the Research School of Pacific and Asian Studies (RSPAS) Pacific Centre at Australian National University (ANU); newsletter Talanoa ; Pacific Studies Virtual Library
Va'aomanū Pasifika at Victoria University of Wellington


International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Pacific Resource and Environmental Economics Network (PREEN)
Melanesian Interest Group
Pacific Islands Applied Geoscience Commission (SOPAC)
Pacific Islands Association of Non-Governmental Organisations (PIANGO)
Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP)
Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC)

Interesting blogs

Savage Minds: Notes and Queries in Anthropology
Herb Kawainui Kane's Retrospective Exhibit
Hmijoc Eaténé’s Oceania blog

Links to links

RDK Herman's links
European Society for Oceanists Pacific Studies links
Rod Ewin's site index
Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat (PIFS) useful links
Pacific Islands Report News And Information Links
UH Mānoa's Hawai‘i / Pacific electronic resources

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