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'Land Tenure and the Commercialisation of Agriculture in Papua New Guinea'

ThisarticlediscussestheprospectofcontinuingagriculturalgrowthinPapuaNewGuinea.Inmy

viewtheseprospectsareproblematic,notwithstandingtheextenttowhichPapuaNewGuinean~, sincethe1950s,havetakentocashcropping.Tosubstantiatemyview,Ibrieflyoutlineinthe

paperthesocio-economicchangesinPapuaNewGuineainthecourseofthecolonialera.