Asia-Pacific Environment Monographs

The books in this series deal with relationships between human populations and natural landscapes in the countries of the Asia-Pacific region from the perspectives of anthropology, geography, and related social sciences.  These relationships include the exploitation, management and conservation of different natural resources by private companies, government agencies, civil society organisations, and local communities.

Please note: The following list of titles is sorted by publication date, with the most recent first.


Landlock »

Paralysing Dispute over Minerals on Adivasi Land in India

Authored by: Patrik Oskarsson
ISBN (print): 9781760462505
ISBN (online): 9781760462512
Publication date: September 2018
Island Rivers

Island Rivers »

Fresh Water and Place in Oceania

Edited by: John R. Wagner, Jerry K. Jacka
ISBN (print): 9781760462161
ISBN (online): 9781760462178
Publication date: June 2018
Large-scale Mines and Local-level Politics

Large-scale Mines and Local-level Politics »

Between New Caledonia and Papua New Guinea

Edited by: Colin Filer, Pierre-Yves Le Meur
ISBN (print): 9781760461492
ISBN (online): 9781760461508
Publication date: October 2017
Navigating the Future

Navigating the Future »

An Ethnography of Change in Papua New Guinea

Authored by: Monica Minnegal, Peter D. Dwyer
ISBN (print): 9781760461232
ISBN (online): 9781760461249
Publication date: June 2017

Tropical Forests Of Oceania »

Anthropological Perspectives

Edited by: Joshua A. Bell, Paige West, Colin Filer
ISBN (print): 9781925022728
ISBN (online): 9781925022735
Publication date: August 2015

Pursuing Livelihoods, Imagining Development »

Smallholders in Highland Lampung, Indonesia

Authored by: Ahmad Kusworo
ISBN (print): 9781925021479
ISBN (online): 9781925021486
Publication date: January 2014

Selling the Sea, Fishing for Power »

A study of conflict over marine tenure in Kei Islands, Eastern Indonesia

Authored by: Dedi Supriadi Adhuri
ISBN (print): 9781922144829
ISBN (online): 9781922144836
Publication date: March 2013

Fishing for Fairness »

Poverty, Morality and Marine Resource Regulation in the Philippines

Authored by: Michael Fabinyi
ISBN (print): 9781921862656
ISBN (online): 9781921862663
Publication date: January 2012

Gendering the Field »

Towards Sustainable Livelihoods for Mining Communities

Edited by: Kuntala Lahiri-Dutt
ISBN (print): 9781921862168
ISBN (online): 9781921862175
Publication date: March 2011

The Lihir Destiny »

Cultural Responses to Mining in Melanesia

Authored by: Nicholas A. Bainton
ISBN (print): 9781921666841
ISBN (online): 9781921666858
Publication date: October 2010

Reite Plants »

An Ethnobotanical Study in Tok Pisin and English

Authored by: Porer Nombo, James Leach
ISBN (print): 978 19216 66001
ISBN (online): 978 19216 66018
Publication date: January 2010

Boats to Burn »

Bajo Fishing Activity in the Australian Fishing Zone

Authored by: Natasha Stacey
ISBN (print): 9781920942946
ISBN (online): 9781920942953
Publication date: June 2007

Customary Land Tenure & Registration in Australia and Papua New Guinea »

Anthropological Perspectives

Edited by: James Weiner, Katie Glaskin
ISBN (print): 9781921313264
ISBN (online): 9781921313271
Publication date: June 2007

State, Communities and Forests In Contemporary Borneo »

Edited by: Fadzilah Majid Cooke
ISBN (print): 1 9209425 1 3
ISBN (online): 1 9209425 2 1
Publication date: July 2006