Series 637 - Papers of Ian Scales on the Western State Movement (Solomon Islands)

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Papers of Ian Scales on the Western State Movement (Solomon Islands)


  • 1999 - 2001 (Creation)

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0.2 m (1 type 1 box)

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(1963 -)

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Anthropologist and independent development consultant, Dr Ian Scales obtained a PhD in Anthropology from the ANU in 2003 on "The social forest : landowners, development conflict and the state in Solomon Islands". He has worked extensively in the Solomon Islands and Bougainville.

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Papers relating to the Western State Movement, Solomon Islands, 1999 - 2001 (items 1 - 36), papers relating to Solomon Islands Government Provincial Government Review Committee (items 32 - 37), report of the State Government Task Force 2001 (items 38 - 44) and newspaper cuttings related to the Western State Movement 1999 - 2001 (item 45).


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