Stewart Firth

Stewart Firth has been interested in the Pacific Islands since teaching at the University of Papua New Guinea in its early years. He also taught at the University of Hawaii, and from 1998 to 2004 he was Professor of Politics at the University of the South Pacific in Fiji. In between came a couple of decades teaching politics and international relations at Macquarie University. He was a visitor at the State, Society and Governance in Melanesia Project in 2005, and helped to organise a conference on globalisation and governance in the Pacific Islands. Stewart Firth’s research has focussed on regional security issues in the Pacific, as well as the impact of globalisation especially the impact of free trade arrangements on Fiji.

The 2006 Military Takeover in Fiji »

A Coup to End All Coups?

Edited by: Jon Fraenkel, Stewart Firth, Brij V. Lal
ISBN (print): 9781921536502
ISBN (online): 9781921536519
Publication date: April 2009

Politics and State Building in Solomon Islands »

Edited by: Sinclair Dinnen, Stewart Firth
ISBN (print): 9780731538188
ISBN (online): 9781921313660
Publication date: May 2008

From Election to Coup in Fiji »

The 2006 campaign and its aftermath

Edited by: Jon Fraenkel, Stewart Firth
ISBN (print): 9780731538126
ISBN (online): 9781921313363
Publication date: June 2007

Globalisation and Governance in the Pacific Islands »

State, Society and Governance in Melanesia

Authored by: Stewart Firth
ISBN (print): 1 920942 97 1
ISBN (online): 1 920942 98 X
Publication date: December 2006