Books about Papua New Guinea – Politics and Government (V)

1. General

  • Australian Institute of Political Science, ed. John Wilkes. New Guinea . . . Future Indefinite?: Papers Read at the 34th Summer School of the Institute. Sydney: Angus & Robertson, 1968.
  • Ballard, John Addison, ed. Policy Making in a New State: Papua New Guinea, 1972-77. St Lucia, Queensland: University of Queensland Press, 1981.
  • The Barnett Report: a Summary of the Report of the Commission of Inquiry into Aspects of the Timber Industry in Papua New Guinea. Hobart: Asia-Pacific Action Group, 1990.
  • Berndt, Ronald Murray and Peter Lawrence, ed. Politics in New Guinea: Traditional and in the Context of Change; Some Anthropological Perspectives. Nedlands, Western Australia: University of Western Australia Press, 1971.
  • Bettison, David George et al., ed. The Papua New Guinea Elections, 1964. Canberra: Australian National University, 1965.
  • Bonney, Norman. The Politics and Finance of Provincial Government in Papua New Guinea. Canberra: Centre for Research on Federal Financial Relations, Australian National University, 1986.
  • Conyers, Diana. The Provincial Government Debate: Central Control Versus Local Participation in Papua New Guinea. Port Moresby: Institute of Applied Social and Economic Research, 1976.
  • Dwivedi, O. P. in collaboration with Nelson E. Paulias, ed. Ethics in Government: the Public Service of Papua New Guinea. Port Moresby: Administrative College of Papua New Guinea, 1984.
  • Epstein, Arnold Leonard et al., ed. The Politics of Dependence: Papua New Guinea. Canberra: Australian National University Press, 1971.
  • Grosart, Ian, ed. A New Guinea Brief: Select Documents on Political Development of Papua and New Guinea. Sydney: Australian Institute of Political Science, 1967.
  • Hasluck, Paul Meernaa Caedwalla [Sir Paul]. Australia’s Task in Papua and New Guinea. Canberra: Australian Institute of International Affairs, 1956.
  • . A Time for Building: Australian Administration in Papua and New Guinea 1951-1963. Melbourne: Melbourne University Press, 1976.
  • Hegarty, David, ed. Electoral Politics in Papua New Guinea: Studies on the 1977 National Elections. Port Moresby: University of Papua New Guinea Press, 1983.
  • Jinks, Brian. New Guinea Government: an Introduction. Sydney: Angus & Robertson, 1971.
  • May, Ronald J., ed. Micronationalist Movements in Papua New Guinea. Canberra: Department of Political and Social Change, Research School of Pacific Studies, Australian National University, 1982.
  • Morauta, Louise. Beyond the Village: Local Politics in Madang, Papua New Guinea. London: Athlone Press; New York: Humanities Press, 1974.
  • Narakobi, Bernard. Life and Leadership in Melanesia. Port Moresby: University of Papua New Guinea; Suva: Institute of Pacific Studies, University of the South Pacific, 1983.
  • Nelson, Hank. Papua New Guinea: Black Chaos or Black Unity? Melbourne: Melbourne University Press, 1972.
  • Pokawin, Stephen. “Papua New Guinea; Post Colonial Experiences of Australian Public Administration”. Australian Journal of Public Administration, v.51., no.2, June 1992, pp. 169-175.
  • Premdas, Ralph and Stephen Pokawin, ed. Decentralization: the Papua New Guinean Experiment; Waigani Seminar Papers 1978. Port Moresby: University of Papua New Guinea, 1979.
  • Standish, Bill. Provincial Government in Papua New Guinea: Early lessons from Chimbu. Port Moresby: Institute of Applied Social and Economic Research, 1979.
  • Stephen, David. A History of Political Parties in Papua New Guinea. Melbourne: Lansdown Press, 1972.
  • Stone, David, ed. Prelude to Self-government. Canberra: Research School of Pacific Studies, Australian National University and University of Papua New Guinea, 1976.
  • Tanham, George K. and Eleanor S. Wainstein. ”Prepared for the Under Secretary for Defense Policy”. Papua New Guinea Today. Santa Monica, California: RAND, 1990.
  • Turner, Mark Macdonald. “The Long and Winding Road: Administrative Training in Post Colonial Papua New Guinea”. Australian Journal of Public Administration, v.52, no. 2, June 1992.
  • Turner, Mark Macdonald and David W. Hegarty. The 1987 Election in Papua New Guinea. Canberra: Australian Institute of International Affairs, 1987.
  • Ward, Marion W., ed. The Politics of Melanesia: Papers Delivered at the Fourth Waigani Seminar . . . 1970. Canberra: Research School of Pacific Studies, Australian National University; Port Moresby: University of Papua New Guinea, 1970.
  • White, Osmar. Parliament of a Thousand Tribes: Papua New Guinea, the Story of an Emerging Nation. London: Heinemann, 1965; rev. ed., Melbourne, Wren, 1972.
  • Woolford, Don. Papua New GuineaInitiation and Independence. St Lucia, Queensland: University of Queensland Press, 1976.

2. Armed Forces

 

  • Mench, Paul. The Role of the Papua New Guinea Defence Force. Canberra: Australian National University, 1975.
  • O’Neill, Robert J. The Army in Papua-New Guinea: Current Role and Implications for Independence. Canberra: Strategic and Defence Studies Centre, Australian National University, 1971.
  • Sinclair, James, comp. and ed. M. B. Pears. To Find a Path: the Life and Times of the Royal Pacific Islands Regiment. Bathurst, New South Wales: Crawford House Press, 1990-92.

3. Bougainville Rebellion

 

  • Cass, Philip. “A Comparison of the Coverage of the Bougainville Civil War in The Australian and The Times of PNG”. Australian Journalism Review, v. 14, no. 2, July-Dec 1992, pp.79-90.
  • Elek, Andrew. “Papua New Guinea: Economic Recovery from the Bougainville Crisis and Prospects for the 1990s”. Economic Papers (Sydney) v. 11, no. 2, June 1992, pp. 13-31.
  • International Work Group for Indigenous Affairs. “The Realization of Economic, Social and Cultural Rights: Statement Presented on Behalf of the Interim Government of the Republic of Bougainville on 14 August 1991 to the United Nations Commission on Human Rights Sub-Commission on Prevention of Discrimination and Protection of Minorities . . .”. Contemporary Pacific, v.4, no. 2, Fall 1992, pp. 355-359.
  • Layton, Suzanna. “Fuzzy-Wuzzy Devils: Mass Media and the Bougainville Crisis”. Contemporary Pacific, v.4, no. 2, Fall 1992, pp. 292-323.
  • Mamak, Alexander et al. Bougainvillean Nationalism: Aspects of Unity and Discord. Christchurch: New Zealand, Department of Geography, University of Canterbury, 1974.
  • May, Ronald J. and Matthew Spriggs, ed. The Bougainville Crisis. Bathurst, New South Wales: Crawford House Press, 1990.
  • Pembshaw, D. H. “The Bougainville Crisis: Causes and Implications”. Australian Defence Force Journal, no. 97, Nov/Dec 1992, pp. 11-22.
  • Polomka, Peter, ed. Bougainville, Perspectives on a Crisis. Canberra: Strategic and Defence Studies Centre, Research School of Pacific Studies, Australian National University, 1990.
  • Stratigos, Christine and David Hyndman. “Mining, Resistance and Nationalism in the Republic of Bougainville.” Social Alternatives, v.12, no. 1, Apr 1993, pp. 55-62.
  • Wesley-Smith, Terence. “Development and Crisis in Bougainville: a Bibliographic Essay.” Contemporary Pacific, v.4. no. 2, Fall 1992, pp. 407-432.
  • Wesley-Smith, Terence and Eugene Ogan. “Copper, Class, and Crisis: Changing Relations of Production in Bougainville.” Contemporary Pacific, v.4, no. 2, Fall 1992, pp. 245-267.

4. Foreign Relations

  • Australia. Parliament. Joint Committee on Foreign Affairs and Defence. Report on a Visit to Papua New Guinea April 1986. Canberra: The Committee, 1986.
  • Australia. Parliament. Joint Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade. Australia’s Relations with Papua New Guinea. Canberra: Parliament of the Commonwealth of Australia, 1991.
  • Australia. Parliament. Joint Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade. Foreign Affairs Subcommittee. Reference: Australia’s Relations with Papua New Guinea. Canberra: Parliament of the Commonwealth of Australia, 1989-91.
  • Australian International Assistance Development Bureau. Australia’s Development Cooperation Program with Papua New Guinea: Supplementary Evidence to the Joint Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Inquiry into Australia’s Relations with Papua New Guinea. Canberra: Australian Government Publishing Service, 1990.
  • Australian Institute of Political Science, ed. John Wilkes. Australia and New Guinea: Papers Read at the 24th Summer School of the Australian Institute of Political Science. Sydney: Angus & Robertson, 1958.
  • Boyce, Peter John and M. W. D. White, ed. The Torres Strait Treaty: a Symposium. Canberra: Australian Institute of International Affairs with Australian National University Press, 1981.
  • Bullock, Katherine. Australia and Papua New Guinea: Foreign and Defence Relations since 1975. Canberra: Strategic and Defence Studies Centre, Research School of Pacific Studies, Australian National University, 1991.
  • Eiso, Dominic. Foreign Aid in Papua New Guinea: a Critical Perspective. Port Moresby: Kumah Enterprises, 1986.
  • Griffin, James, ed. A Foreign Policy for an Independent Papua New Guinea. Sydney: Angus & Robertson in association with The Australian Institute of International Affairs, 1974.
  • Hegarty, David and Martin O’Hare. Defending the Torres Strait: the Likely Reactions of Papua New Guinea and Indonesia to Australia’s Initiatives. Canberra: Strategic and Defence Studies Centre, Australian National University, 1989.
  • Hudson, William James, ed. Australia and Papua New Guinea. Sydney: Sydney University Press, 1971.
  • . Australia’s New Guinea Question. Melbourne: Nelson, with Australian Institute of International Affairs, 1980.
  • May, Ronald J. ed. Between Two Nations: the Indonesia-Papua New Guinea Border and West Papua Nationalism. Bathurst, New South Wales: Robert Brown & Associates, 1986.
  • Poulgrain, Greg. “Sukarno and the International Quest for New Guinea.” Kabar Sebarang, no. 23, 1992, pp. 84-91.
  • Rummery, Arieane. “Australian Aid to Papua New Guinea.” Current Affairs Bulletin, v.69, no. 12, May 1993, pp. 13-20.
  • Van der Veur, P. W. Documents and Correspondence on New Guinea’s Boundaries. Canberra: Australian National University Press, 1966.
  • . Search for New Guinea’s Boundaries from Torres Strait to the Pacific. Canberra: Australian National University Press, 1966.
  • Wolfers, Edward P., ed. Australia’s Northern Neighbours: Independent or Dependent? Melbourne: Thomas Nelson, 1976.
  • , ed. and comp. Beyond the Border: Indonesia and Papua New Guinea, South-east Asia and the South Pacific: Discussion and Documentation. Port Moresby: University of Papua New Guinea; Suva: Institute of Pacific Studies, University of the South Pacific, 1988.

5. Law

  • Brown, R. J., ed. Fashion of Law in New Guinea; being an Account of the Past, Present and Developing System of Laws in New Guinea. Sydney: Butterworth, 1961.
  • Brunton, Brian D. and Duncan Colquhoun-Kerr. The Annotated Constitution of Papua New Guinea. Port Moresby: University of Papua New Guinea Press, 1984.
  • Chalmers, Donald R. C. and Abdul Paliwala. An Introduction to the Law in Papua New Guinea. Sydney: Law Book Co., 1977; 2nd ed., 1984.
  • Chalmers, Donald R. C. et al. Criminal Law and Practice of Papua New Guinea. Sydney: Law Book Co., 2nd ed. 1985.
  • De Vere, Ross et al, ed. Essays on the Constitution of Papua New Guinea. Port Moresby: Tenth Independence Anniversary Advisory Committee, 1985.
  • Epstein, Arnold Leonard. Contention and Dispute: Aspects of Law and Social Control in Melanesia. Canberra: Australian National University Press, 1974.
  • Fitzpatrick, Peter. Law and State in Papua New Guinea. London: Academic Press, 1980.
  • Goldring, John. The Constitution of Papua New Guinea: a Study in Legal Nationalism. Sydney: Law Book Co., 1978.
  • Jackson, C. F. Native Labour Law and Practice in Papua. Sydney: Law Book Company, 1924.
  • James, R. W. Land Law and Policy in Papua New Guinea. Port Moresby: Law Reform Commission of Papua New Guinea, 1985.
  • James, R. W. and I. Fraser. Legal Issues in a Developing Society: 1990 Law Conference on “The Supreme Court in the Eighties”, Commemorating Sir Buri Kidu’s 10 Years in Office. Port Moresby: Faculty of Law, University of Papua New Guinea, 1992.
  • Jessep, Owen and John Luluaki. Principles of Family Law in Papua New Guinea. Port Moresby: University of Papua New Guinea Press, 1985.
  • O’Regan, Robin Stanley. The Common Law in Papua and New Guinea. Sydney: Law Book Co., 1971; reprinted Port Moresby: University of Papua New Guinea, 1983.
  • Papua New Guinea. The Laws of the Independent State of Papua New Guinea, 1975- . Port Moresby: Government Printer, 1975-.
  • Rannels, Jackson and Eve Rannels. The Constitution and Organic Laws Cited in Papua New Guinea Judgments 1975-Early 1991. Port Moresby: Michael Somare Library, University of Papua New Guinea, 1991.
  • Roebuck, Derek et al. The Context of Contract in Papua New Guinea. Port Moresby: University of Papua New Guinea Press, 1984.
  • Scaglion, Richard, ed. Customary Law in Papua New Guinea: a Melanesian View. Port Moresby: Law Reform Commission of Papua New Guinea, 1983.
  • . Homicide Compensation in Papua New Guinea: Problems and Prospects. Port Moresby: Law Reform Commission of Papua New Guinea, 1981.
  • Waigani Seminar, 1969. Land Tenure and Indigenous Group Enterprise in Melanesia: Legal and Social Implications. Port Moresby: University of Papua New Guinea, 1969.
  • Waigani Seminar, 1973. Law and Development in Melanesia. Port Moresby: University of Papua New Guinea, 1974.
  • Weisbrot, David et al., ed. Law and Social Change in Papua New Guinea. Sydney: Butterworth, 1982.
  • Young, L. K. Outline of Law in Papua New Guinea. Sydney: Law Book Co., 1971.

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