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REVIEW: Noted: New Zealand's future is Pacific

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Volume 24, Issue 2

November, 2018

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Cass, P. (2018). REVIEW: Noted: New Zealand’s future is Pacific. Pacific Journalism Review : Te Koakoa, 24(2), 273-274.
Author(s): Philip Cass
Publication date: 
November, 2018

Island Time: New Zealand’s Pacific Futures, by Damon Salesa. Wellington: Bridget Williams, 2017. 256 pages. ISBN978-1-9885-3353-7G. 

PEOPLE occasionally claim that Auckland has the largest Islander population in the world. While that claim is manifestly untrue— Port Moresby clearly takes that crown—Auckland’s demographics are changing. As Toeolesulusulu Damon Salesa points out in this fascinating book, Pasifika are the wave of the future