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Israeli Technicians and the Post-Colonial Racial Triangle in Papua New Guinea

Cox, John


Papua New Guinean imaginings of Israel as a potential development partner draw on Christian renderings of the Bible, but they also reflect an understanding of Israel as a modern, technologically advanced nation. As middle-class Papua New Guineans reflect on the failures of national development since gaining independence from Australia, they express ambivalence about the appropriateness of Western models of development for the Papua New Guinean context. However, the influx of Asian investment is...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2015
Type: Journal article
Source: Oceania
DOI: 10.1002/ocea.5100


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