Making Settler Colonial Space

Perspectives on Race, Place and Identity

  • Tracey Banivanua Mar
  • Penelope Edmonds

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Introduction: Making Space in Settler Colonies

    1. Tracey Banivanua Mar, Penelope Edmonds
      Pages 1-24
  3. ‘Guys Like Gauguin’

    1. Selina Tusitala Marsh
      Pages 25-26
  4. Appropriating Emptiness

  5. Frontiers in Cadastral and Urbanising Spaces

  6. Making and Unmaking Places

  7. Thirdspace and Middle Grounds

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 239-239
    2. Serie Barford
      Pages 241-241
    3. Crystal McKinnon
      Pages 255-272
    4. Mua Strickson-Pua
      Pages 295-296
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 297-309

About this book


Charts the making of colonial spaces in settler colonies of the Pacific Rim during the last two centuries. Contributions journey through time, place and region, and piece together interwoven but discrete studies that illuminate transnational and local experiences - violent, ideological, and cultural - that produced settler-colonial space.


Australia colonialism England imperialism settler Utopia

Editors and affiliations

  • Tracey Banivanua Mar
    • 1
  • Penelope Edmonds
    • 2
  1. 1.La Trobe UniversityAustralia
  2. 2.University of MelbourneAustralia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2010
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-30733-3
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-27794-6
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