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Hope in the Shadow of Sorrow: Ecology in Oceanic Literatures

Teresa Shewry

in Hope At Sea: Possible Ecologies in Oceanic Literature

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780816691579
eISBN:
9781452952390
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816691579.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

The introduction overviews literary engagements with hope in the context of Pacific Ocean. It introduces the book’s literary and theoretical archive. In this book the author explores literary works ... More


Hope At Sea: Possible Ecologies in Oceanic Literature

Teresa Shewry

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780816691579
eISBN:
9781452952390
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816691579.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

The Pacific Ocean has long inspired literary imaginings of promising worlds, including Thomas More’s Utopia and Francis Bacon’s New Atlantis. This book asks how literary writers imagine ocean futures ... More


Cordilleras in Mind

Edward Dallam Melillo

in Strangers On Familiar Soil: Rediscovering the Chile-California Connection

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780300206623
eISBN:
9780300216486
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300206623.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

This chapter focuses on Spain's ambitious imperial project in the Americas, detailing the various connections forged between Chile and California. During the sixteenth, seventeenth, and eighteenth ... More


The Earth’s Dynamic Third: The Pacific Basin

Patrick D. Nunn

in Vanished Islands and Hidden Continents of the Pacific

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824832193
eISBN:
9780824870188
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824832193.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

The Pacific Basin comprises two distinct parts, the continental Pacific Rim and the oceanic Pacific Ocean and Islands. Rather than being a single giant basin, the modern Pacific Basin is actually a ... More


Climate Change Impacts to Fisheries and Habitat in the Pacific and the Arctic

Janis Searles Jones, Ivy Fredrickson, and Adena Leibman

in Climate Change Impacts on Ocean and Coastal Law: U.S. and International Perspectives

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780199368747
eISBN:
9780199368761
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199368747.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Public International Law

This chapter explores climate change impacts to marine fisheries and habitats in the U.S. waters of the Pacific and Arctic Oceans. The chapter examines the numerous challenges climate change poses to ... More


The Palm-Tree Shall Grow

Neil Rennie

in Far-Fetched Facts: The Literature of Travel and the Idea of the South Seas

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198186274
eISBN:
9780191674471
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198186274.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, American, 18th Century and Early American Literature

The Lucy Ann sailed from Sydney on February 1842 for whales in the Pacific Ocean, and lost eight of its crew and its second mate on the island of Tahuata in the Marquesas, where they deserted in ... More


Toward a Global History of Anthropology

Rainer F. Buschmann

in Anthropology's Global Histories: The Ethnographic Frontier in German New Guinea, 1870-1935

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824831844
eISBN:
9780824869960
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824831844.003.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This introductory chapter begins with a brief discussion of the increasing reconciliation between the disciplines of anthropology and history. It then to European exploration of the Pacific Ocean and ... More


Iberian Pacific Navigations

Rainer F. Buschmann, Edward R. Slack, and James B. Tueller

in Navigating the Spanish Lake: The Pacific in the Iberian World, 1521-1898

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824838249
eISBN:
9780824868536
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824838249.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This introductory chapter provides an overview of the book's main themes. The authors of this volume approach diverse Iberian episodes in the Pacific Ocean by focusing on three particular aspects. ... More


Anthropology’s Global Histories in Oceania

Rainer F. Buschmann

in Anthropology's Global Histories: The Ethnographic Frontier in German New Guinea, 1870-1935

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824831844
eISBN:
9780824869960
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824831844.003.0009
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter proposes to return a global historical flavor to anthropology. It examines German tradition in light of other anthropological endeavors in the Pacific Ocean. It begins by looking at the ... More


Navigating the Spanish Lake: The Pacific in the Iberian World, 1521-1898

Rainer F. Buschmann, Edward R. Jr. Slack, and James B. Tueller

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824838249
eISBN:
9780824868536
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824838249.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This book examines Spain's long presence in the Pacific Ocean (1521–1898) in the context of its global empire. Building on a growing body of literature on the Atlantic world and indigenous peoples in ... More


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