Thursday, 11 October 2012

New books - September 2012 (Part 1)

Selected titles added to the Institute of Commonwealth Studies Library in September (the first of two parts) included the following titles. Notable this month are included a number of Pacific governmental publications, and titles on Canada and India:

Tonga. Ministry of Finance and National Planning. 2nd national millennium development goals report : Tonga : status and progress between 1990-2010. Tonga : Ministry of Finance and National Planning, 2010.

Alberta. Chief Electoral Officer. 2010 annual report of the Chief Electoral Officer : the Election Finances and Contributions Disclosure Act for the calendar year 2010. Edmonton, Alb. : Chief Electoral Office, 2011.

Broome, Richard. Aboriginal Australians : a history since 1788. Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2010.

Prince, Michael J. Absent citizens : disability politics and policy in Canada. Toronto : University of Toronto Press, c2009.

Pillay, Gerald J. Albert Luthuli. Cape Town : HSRC Press, 2012.

Bachan, Keshet et al. Because you're a girl : growing up in the Commonwealth. London : Royal Commonwealth Society : Plan UK, [2011]

Brown, Walton. Bermuda and the struggle for reform : race, politics and ideology, 1944-1998. [Bermuda] : Cahow Press, 2011.

Taylor, Christopher. The Black Carib Wars : freedom, survival, and the making of the Garifuna. Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, 2012.

Ghandhi, Sandy (ed). Blackstone's international human rights documents. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2012.

Bowen, H.V., Elizabeth Mancke, and John G. Reid (eds). Britain's oceanic empire : Atlantic and Indian Ocean Worlds, c. 1550-1850. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2012.

Commonwealth Observer Group. Cameroon presidential election : 9 October 2011. Report of the Commonwealth Observer Group. London : Commonwealth Secretariat, 2012.

Hynek , Nik and David Bosold (eds). Canada's foreign & security policy : soft and hard strategies of a middle power. Don Mills, Ont. ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.

Forkey, Neil S. Canadians and the natural environment to the twenty-first century. Toronto : University of Toronto Press, c2012.

Rumney, Thomas A. Caribbean geography : a scholarly bibliography. Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 2012.

Cao, Huhua and Vivienne Poy (eds). The China challenge : Sino-Canadian relations in the 21st century. Ottawa : University of Ottawa Press, c2011.

Jones-Parry, Rupert et al. Commonwealth good governance : democracy, development and public administration. Cambridge, UK : Nexus, 2011.

Cooper, Daisy. The Commonwealth in denial. London : Commonwealth Advisory Bureau, 2011.

Okia, Opolot. Communal labor in colonial Kenya : the legitimization of coercion, 1912-1930. New York, N.Y. ; Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.

Harding, Andrew. The constitution of Malaysia : a contextual analysis. Oxford : Hart, 2012.
Behiels, Michael D. and Matthew Hayday (eds). Contemporary Quebec : selected readings and commentaries. Montréal : McGill-Queen's University Press, c2011.

Gourevitch, Peter A., David A. Lake and Janice Gross Stein. The credibility of transnational NGOs : when virtue is not enough. Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2012.

Keating, Michael and Caroline Smith. Critical issues facing Australia to 2025 : summary of a scenario development forum. Canberra : Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia, 2011.

Beidelman, T. O. The culture of colonialism : the cultural subjection of Ukaguru. Bloomington, Ind. : Indiana University Press, 2012.

Bryant, Rebecca and Yiannis Papadakis (eds). Cyprus and the politics of memory : history, community and conflict. New York : I.B. Tauris, 2012.

Theron, Jenny and Dorcas Ettang. Developing the mediation and post-conflict reconstruction and development pools of the African union peace and security department civilian standby roster : a research report based on a workshop held in Durban, South Africa from 14-15 April 2011... Durban : African Centre for the Constructive Resolution of Disputes (ACCORD), 2011.

Kapur, Devesh. Diaspora, development, and democracy : the domestic impact of international migration from India. Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press, c2010.

National Council of Welfare. The dollars and sense of solving poverty. Ottawa, Ont. : National Council of Welfare, c2011.

Shizha, Edward and Michael T. Kariwo. Education and development in Zimbabwe : a social, political and economic analysis. Rotterdam ; Boston : Sense, c2011.

Forsythe , David P., (editor in chief). Encyclopedia of human rights. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009.

Fiji. Bureau of Statistics. Fiji classification of individual consumption according to purpose, 2010. Suva : Fiji Islands Bureau of Statistics, 2010.

Paquette, Jerald E. and Gérald Fallon. First Nations education policy in Canada : progress or gridlock? Toronto : University of Toronto Press, c2010.

Konings, Piet. Gender and plantation labour in Africa : the story of tea pluckers' struggles in Cameroon. Bamenda, Cameroon : Langaa groupe d’intiative commune en recherche et publication, 2012.

Ackah, Charles and Ernest Aryeetey (eds). Globalization, trade and poverty in Ghana. Accra, Ghana : Sub-Saharan, 2012.

Balachandran, G. Globalizing labour? : Indian seafarers and world shipping, c.1870-1945. New Delhi : Oxford University Press, 2012.

Chew, Emrys and Chong Guan Kwa (eds). Goh Keng Swee : a legacy of public service. Singapore ; Hackensack, NJ : World Scientific, c2012.

Sturman, Rachel. The government of social life in colonial India : liberalism, religious law, and women's rights. New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2012.

Grönwall, Jenny T., Martin Mulenga and Gordon McGranahan. Groundwater, self-supply and poor urban dwellers : a review with case studies of Bangalore and Lusaka. London : IIED, c2010.

Pushpangadan K. and V.N. Balasubramanyam (eds). Growth, development, and diversity : India's record since liberalization. New Delhi, India : Oxford University Press, 2012.

Nagaraj, R. (ed). Growth, inequality and social development in India : is inclusive growth possible? Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.

Foxhall, Katherine. Health, medicine, and the sea : Australian voyages, c.1815-60. Manchester : Manchester University Press, 2012.

Hevia, James. The imperial security state : British colonial knowledge and empire-building in Asia. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2012.

Shah, Alpa. In the shadows of the state : indigenous politics, environmentalism, and insurgency in Jharkhand, India. Durham, NC : Duke University Press, 2010.

Gandhi, Ankita et al. India human development report 2011 : towards social inclusion. New Delhi : Institute of Applied Manpower Research, Planning Commission, Govt. of India : Oxford University Press, 2011.

Lockwood, David. The Indian bourgeoisie : a political history of the Indian capitalist class in the early twentieth century. London; New York : I.B. Tauris, 2012.

Mujumdar, N. A. India's new development agenda : building a value-based society. New Delhi : Academic Foundation, 2011.

Douglas, Heather and Mark Finnane. Indigenous crime and settler law : white sovereignty after empire. Basingstoke ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.

Francis, Suzanne. Institutionalizing elites : political elite formation and change in the KwaZulu-Natal provincial legislature. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, c2011.

Dowell, J. A. E. K. Intelligence for the Canadian Army in the 21st century : "enabling land operations". [Ottawa] : Dept. of National Defence, c2011.

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