The University of Guam College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences has released the ninth volume of its peer-reviewed online journal, “Pacific Asia Inquiry: Multidisciplinary Perspectives,” UOG announced in a release. The volume is available for download on the UOG website at www.uog.edu/pai.
“The journal, first published in 2010, aims to advance knowledge and understanding of the Asia-Pacific region by showcasing scholarly research in the social sciences and liberal arts relating to the Mariana Islands, Micronesia and the wider Pacific, as well as Asia-oriented studies that make connections with Pacific islands,” the release stated.
This latest volume includes an article on the iconic storyboards of Palau, an article comparing Chinese privilege in Singapore and Taiwan and an article on reconnecting to precolonial era CHamoru women on Guam, among others.
The volume also includes book reviews on “Children of Chuuk Lagoon: A 21st Century Analysis of Life and Learning on Romonum Island” by Mary Spencer, “The Battle Over Peleliu: Islander, Japanese, and American Memories of War” by Stephen Murray, “Ship of Fate: Memoir of a Vietnamese Repatriate” edited by Tran Dinh Tru and “Jesuits at the Margins: Missions and Missionaries in the Marianas (1668-1769)” edited by Alexandre Coello de la Rosa.
The college is now seeking papers for its next volume. For more information, email Vol. 10 editor Michael Clement at [email protected].
About ‘Pacific Asia Inquiry’
“Pacific Asia Inquiry” is a peer-reviewed online journal edited and produced by the UOG College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. Its stated mission is to showcase works on the Pacific-Asia region and to advance knowledge and understanding of the region. The journal “provides a necessary outlet for contributions drawn from multiple disciplines in the social sciences and liberal arts, with Pacific-Asia always its central theme,” the release stated.
For more information about “Pacific Asia Inquiry” and to view past volumes, visit www.uog.edu/pai.
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