Vol. 9 (1) (May 2014)

Island Studies Journal – ISSN: 1715 – 2593
Vol. 9, No. 1, May 2014


Pages 1 – 2: Table of Contents

Scholarly Articles:

Pages 3 – 68: Special Section:

Islands and the Borders of Southern Europe

Pages 3 – 6: Guest Editorial Introduction:

The uses of islands in the production of the southern European migration border

Nathalie Bernardie-Tahir and Camille Schmoll

[ABSTRACT] [Full Article as PDF]

Pages 7 – 22: Multi-levelling and externalizing migration and asylum:

lessons from the southern European islands

Anna Triandafyllidou

[ABSTRACT] [Full Article as PDF]

Pages 23 – 42: Managing migration: scaling sovereignty on islands

Jenna M. Loyd and Alison Mountz

[ABSTRACT] [Full Article as PDF]

Pages 43 – 56: Opening up the island: a 'counter-islandness' approach to migration in Malta

Nathalie Bernardie-Tahir and Camille Schmoll

[ABSTRACT] [Full Article as PDF]

Pages 57 – 68: Islands and the offshoring possibilities and strategies of contemporary states:

insights on/for the migration phenomenon on Europe's southern flank

Godfrey Baldacchino

[ABSTRACT] [Full Article as PDF]

Other Papers:

Pages 69 – 78: Alderney: gambling, bitcoin and the art of unorthodoxy

John Connell

[ABSTRACT] [Full Article as PDF]

Pages 79 – 102: Community sustainability in the year-round islands of Maine

Samuel A. McReynolds

[ABSTRACT] [Full Article as PDF] [Tables as xls file]

Pages 103 – 122: Island nationalism in Newfoundland and Puerto Rico:

the role of political parties and political leaders

Valérie Vézina

[ABSTRACT] [Full Article as PDF]

Pages 123 – 134: On the rationality of Manx crabs

Tove Ahlbom

[ABSTRACT] [Full Article as PDF]

Pages 135 – 154: A small separate fatherland of our own

Janne Holmén

[ABSTRACT] [Full Article as PDF]

Pages 155 – 166: Not continents in miniature: islands as ecotones

John R. Gillis

[ABSTRACT] [Full Article as PDF]

Book Reviews:

Pages 167 – 178:

Climate change and tradition in a small island state: The rising tide by Peter Rudiak-Gould.  (reviewer: Ilan Kelman)

Talk of St Kitts and Nevis by Philip Baker & Lee Pederson and Bequia talk (St Vincent and the Grenadines) by Miriam Meyerhoff & James A. Walker. (reviewer: Joshua Nash)

Atoll island states and international law: Climate change displacement and sovereignty by Lilian Yamamoto & Miguel Esteban (reviewer: Carola Betzold)

Vivre la mer: Expressions océaniennes de l’insularité by Hélène Guiot (ed.). (reviewer: Nathalie Bernardie-Tahir).

Cultural Geographies, 20(2), 2012. Special issue: islanding cultural geographies by Godfrey Baldacchino & Eric Clark (guest editors). (reviewer: Carl J. Griffin).

Music-making in the Faroes: The experience of music-making in the Faroes and making Metal Faroese by Joshua John Green. (reviewer: Henry Johnson).

Exhibit Review:

Pages 179 – 180:

Being an Island (Inselndasein). DAAD Artists-in-Berlin Program. Exhibition at the Daadgalerie, Berlin, Germany.

(curators: Kaśka Bittner & Catalina Lozano).


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