Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Development and Negative Constructions of Ethnic Identity: Responses to Asian Fisheries Investment in the Pacific

Barclay, Kate


This article explores ethnic identities in representations of tuna fishing and canning companies in Solomon Islands and Papua New Guinea. One point raised by the analysis is that while national identities in these countries are often disrupted by subnational ethnic identities, strong nationalist discourses pervade representations of these companies. The nationalism apparent in responses to these companies is negative, reacting against perceived exploitation by foreigners through narratives of...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2012
Type: Journal article
Source: The Contemporary Pacific
DOI: 10.1353/cp.2012.0003


File Description SizeFormat Image
01_Barclay_Development_and_Negative_2012.pdf196.89 kBAdobe PDF    Request a copy
02_Barclay_Development_and_Negative_2012.pdf802.92 kBAdobe PDF    Request a copy

Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  17 November 2022/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator