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Associate Professor Jacqui Leckie (Honorary Associate Professor)

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jacqui.leckie@otago.ac.nz

Research Interests

Asian and Pacific anthropology and history; diaspora studies; colonial psychiatry; medical history; gender; ethnicity; development studies; anthropology of work.

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Publications

Leckie, J., McCarthy, A., & Wanhalla, A. (Eds.). (2017). Migrant cross-cultural encounters in Asia and the Pacific. Abingdon, UK: Routledge, 173p.

Leckie, J., McCarthy, A., & Wanhalla, A. (2017). Introduction: Migrant cross-cultural encounters in Asia and the Pacific. In J. Leckie, A. McCarthy & A. Wanhalla (Eds.), Migrant cross-cultural encounters in Asia and the Pacific. (pp. 1-16). Abingdon, UK: Routledge.

Leckie, J., & Hughes, F. (2017). Mental health in the smaller Pacific states. In H. Minas & M. Lewis (Eds.), Mental health in Asia and the Pacific: Historical and cultural perspectives. (pp. 253-272). Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4899-7999-5_17

Roberts, G. J., Leckie, J., & Chang, O. (2017). The history of mental health in Fiji. In H. Minas & M. Lewis (Eds.), Mental health in Asia and the Pacific: Historical and cultural perspectives. (pp. 237-251). Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4899-7999-5_16

Leckie, J., & Durutalo, A. (2016). Kai Merika! Fijian children of American servicemen. In J. A. Bennett & A. Wanhalla (Eds.), Mothers' darlings of the South Pacific: The children of indigenous women and US servicemen, World War II. (pp. 183-201). Honolulu, HI: University of Hawai'i Press.

Authored Book - Research

Leckie, J. (2007). Indian settlers: The story of a New Zealand South Asian community. Dunedin, New Zealand: Otago University Press, 204p.

Leckie, J. V. (1997). To Labour with the State: The Fiji Public Service Association. Dunedin: University of Otago Press, 221p.

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Edited Book - Research

Leckie, J., McCarthy, A., & Wanhalla, A. (Eds.). (2017). Migrant cross-cultural encounters in Asia and the Pacific. Abingdon, UK: Routledge, 173p.

Ghosh, G., & Leckie, J. (Eds.). (2015). Asians and the new multiculturalism in Aotearoa New Zealand. Dunedin, New Zealand: Otago University Press, 312p.

Voci, P., & Leckie, J. (Eds.). (2011). Localizing Asia in Aotearoa. Wellington, New Zealand: Dunmore, 248p.

Edmond, J., Johnson, H., & Leckie, J. (Eds.). (2011). Recentring Asia: Histories, encounters, identities. Leiden, The Netherlands: Global Oriental, 346p.

Leckie, J. (Ed.). (2009). Development in an insecure and gendered world: The relevance of the millennium goals. Farnham, UK: Ashgate, 266p.

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Chapter in Book - Research

Leckie, J., McCarthy, A., & Wanhalla, A. (2017). Introduction: Migrant cross-cultural encounters in Asia and the Pacific. In J. Leckie, A. McCarthy & A. Wanhalla (Eds.), Migrant cross-cultural encounters in Asia and the Pacific. (pp. 1-16). Abingdon, UK: Routledge.

Roberts, G. J., Leckie, J., & Chang, O. (2017). The history of mental health in Fiji. In H. Minas & M. Lewis (Eds.), Mental health in Asia and the Pacific: Historical and cultural perspectives. (pp. 237-251). Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4899-7999-5_16

Leckie, J., & Hughes, F. (2017). Mental health in the smaller Pacific states. In H. Minas & M. Lewis (Eds.), Mental health in Asia and the Pacific: Historical and cultural perspectives. (pp. 253-272). Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4899-7999-5_17

Leckie, J., & Durutalo, A. (2016). Kai Merika! Fijian children of American servicemen. In J. A. Bennett & A. Wanhalla (Eds.), Mothers' darlings of the South Pacific: The children of indigenous women and US servicemen, World War II. (pp. 183-201). Honolulu, HI: University of Hawai'i Press.

Leckie, J. (2015). Afterword: Multiculturalism, being Asian and belonging in Aotearoa New Zealand. In G. Ghosh & J. Leckie (Eds.), Asians and the new multiculturalism in Aotearoa New Zealand. (pp. 285-299). Dunedin, New Zealand: Otago University Press.

Bennett, J. A., Leckie, J., & Wanhalla, A. (2015). Mothers' darlings: Secrets and silences in the wake of the Pacific War. In C. Twomey & E. Koh (Eds.), The Pacific War: Aftermaths, remembrance and culture. (pp. 214-232). Abingdon, UK: Routledge.

Leckie, J. (2015). Islands, intimate and public memories of the Pacific War in Fiji. In G. Carr & K. Reeves (Eds.), Heritage and memory of war: Responses from small islands. (pp. 19-35). NY: Routledge.

Leckie, J. (2012). 'Lost souls': Madness, suicide, and migration in colonial Fiji until 1920. In A. McCarthy & C. Coleborne (Eds.), Migration, ethnicity, and mental health: International perspectives, 1840-2010. (pp. 123-140). New York: Routledge.

Leckie, J., & Patel, S. (2011). Global Gujarat in Aotearoa/New Zealand: Establishing new communities. In T. Chakrabarti (Ed.), Global Gujarat and its diaspora. (pp. 166-183). New Delhi, India: Creative Books.

Ip, M., & Leckie, J. (2011). ″Chinamen″ and ″Hindoos″: Beyond stereotypes to Kiwi Asians. In P. Voci & J. Leckie (Eds.), Localizing Asia in Aotearoa. (pp. 159-186). Wellington, New Zealand: Dunmore.

Leckie, J. (2011). Indians in the South Pacific: Recentred diasporas. In J. Edmond, H. Johnson & J. Leckie (Eds.), Recentring Asia: Histories, encounters, identities. (pp. 54-84). Leiden, The Netherlands: Global Oriental.

Voci, P., & Leckie, J. (2011). Beyond nations and ethnicities: Localizing Asia in New Zealand. In P. Voci & J. Leckie (Eds.), Localizing Asia in Aotearoa. (pp. 7-23). Wellington, New Zealand: Dunmore.

Edmond, J., Johnson, H., & Leckie, J. (2011). Introduction. In J. Edmond, H. Johnson & J. Leckie (Eds.), Recentring Asia: Histories, encounters, identities. (pp. 1-10). Leiden, The Netherlands: Global Oriental.

Leckie, J. (2010). A long diaspora: Indian settlement. In S. Bandyopadhyay (Ed.), India in New Zealand: Local identities, global relations. (pp. 45-63). Dunedin, New Zealand: Otago University Press.

Leckie, J. (2010). Islands, communities and entangled madness: Transferring psychiatry to the colonial Pacific, 1884-1964. In W. Ernst & T. Mueller (Eds.), Transnational psychiatries: Social and cultural histories of psychiatry in comparative perspective, c. 1800-2000. (pp. 24-50). Newcastle upon Tyne, UK: Cambridge Scholars.

Leckie, J. (2009). Development, gender and security in a new millennium. In J. Leckie (Ed.), Development in an insecure and gendered world: The relevance of the millennium goals. (pp. 3-30). Farnham, UK: Ashgate.

Leckie, J. (2007). Unsettled minds: Gender and settling madness in Fiji. In S. Mahone & M. Vaughan (Eds.), Psychiatry and empire. (pp. 99-123). Basingstoke, UK: Palgrave MacMillan.

Leckie, J. (2006). New Zealand. In B. V. Lal (Ed.), The encyclopedia of the Indian diaspora. (pp. 389-395). Singapore: Editions Didier Millet.

Leckie, J. (2006). Gumboots and saris: Engendering Indian settlers' history in Aotearoa. In H. Johnson & B. Moloughney (Eds.), Asia in the making of New Zealand. (pp. 76-288). Auckland University Press.

Leckie, J. (2006). Fijians. In Settler and migrant peoples of New Zealand: Te Ara: The encyclopedia of New Zealand. (pp. 140-144). Auckland, New Zealand: David Bateman.

Leckie, J. (2005). Discourses and technologies of mental health in post-war Fiji. In B. V. Lal (Ed.), The defining years: Pacific Islands, 1945-65. (pp. 123-140). Canberra, Australia: Division of Pacific and Asian History, RSPAS, ANU.

Leckie, J. (2004). Fijians. In What's the story? Te Ara: Encyclopedia of New Zealand. (pp. 1). Wellington: Ministry for Culture and Heritage. Retrieved from http://www.teara.govt.nz/NewZealanders/NewZealandPeoples/Fijians/en

Leckie, J. (2004). The Qawa 'epidemic'. In B. V. Lal (Ed.), Bittersweet: The Indo-Fijian experience. (pp. 190-206). Canberra: Pandanus Books.

Leckie, J. V. (2002). Return to Nukulau: The troubled water of ethno-nationalism in Fiji. In E. Kolig & H. Mückler (Eds.), Politics of Indigeneity in the South Pacific. (pp. 119-142). Hamburg: LIT Vrerlag.

Leckie, J. V. (2002). Race has nothing to do with anything: Indians in Fiji. In R. Starr (Ed.), Nations Under Siege: Globalization and Nationalism in Asia. (First Edition: June 2002 ed.) (pp. 243-268). New York: Macmillan (Palgrave).

Leckie, J. V. (2002). The complexities of women's agency in Fiji. In B. Yeoh, P. Teo & S. Huang (Eds.), Agencies and Activisms. Genger Politics in the Asia-Pacific Region. (pp. 156-180). London: Routledge.

Leckie, J. V. (2001). An overview of the Pacific labour reserve. In S. Engerman, B. Paquette & S. Drescher (Eds.), Slavery (Oxford Readers Series). (pp. 204-207). Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Leckie, J. V. (2000). Natali, Jelal Kalayangi, 1899-1993. In C. Orange (Ed.), The Dictionary of New Zealand Dictionary Biography, Volume 5. (pp. 364-365). Wellington: Historical Branch, Department of Internal Affairs.

Leckie, J. V. (2000). Gender and work in Fiji: Constraints and re-negotiation. In A. Jones, P. Herda & T. Suaalii (Eds.), Bitter Sweet. Indigenous Women in the Pacific. (pp. 73-92). Dunedin: University of Otago Press.

Leckie, J. V., & Moore, C. (2000). Colonial labour trade. In B. Lal & K. Fortune (Eds.), The Pacific Islands: An Encyclopaedia. (pp. 201-204). Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press.

Leckie, J. V. (2000). Unemployment in the Pacific. In B. Lal & K. Fortune (Eds.), The Pacific Islands: An Encyclopaedia. (pp. 365-366). Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press.

Leckie, J. V. (2000). 1959 Fiji strike. In B. Lal & K. Fortune (Eds.), The Pacific Islands: An Encyclopaedia. (pp. 365-366). Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press.

Leckie, J. V. (2000). Strike Action in Hawai'i. In B. Lal & K. Fortune (Eds.), The Pacific Islands: An Encyclopaedia. (pp. 364). Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press.

Leckie, J. V. (2000). Trade unions. In B. Lal & K. Fortune (Eds.), The Pacific Islands: An Encyclopaedia. (pp. 357-361). Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press.

Leckie, J. V. (2000). Women in post-coup Fiji: Negotiating work through old and new realities. In A. H. Akram-Lodhi (Ed.), Confronting Futures in Fiji. (pp. 178-201). Canberra: Asia Pacific Press, The Australian National Uni.

Leckie, J. V. (2000). Public service employment. In B. Lal & K. Fortune (Eds.), The Pacific Islands: An Encyclopaedia. (pp. 365). Honolulu: University of Hawai'i.

Leckie, J. V. (2000). Labour - Cook Islanders. In B. Lal & K. Fortune (Eds.), The Pacific Islands: An Encyclopedia. (pp. 366). Honolulu: University of Hawai'i.

Leckie, J. V. (2000). Strikes and industrial action. In B. Lal & K. Fortune (Eds.), The Pacific Islands: An Encyclopaedia. (pp. 362-363). Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press.

Leckie, J. V. (2000). Public service strike in Samoa. In B. Lal & K. Fortune (Eds.), The Pacific Islands: An Encyclopaedia. (pp. 364-365). Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press.

Leckie, J. V. (1999). Silence at Work: Trade Unions, Gender, and Sexual Diversity in the South Pacific. In G. Hunt (Ed.), Laboring for Rights. Unions and Sexual Diversity Across Nations. (pp. 140-156). Philadelphia: Temple Press.

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Journal - Research Article

Leckie, J. (2014). Anand Satyanand: A prominent son of the Indian diaspora. New Zealand Journal of Asian Studies, 16(2), 31-46.

Leckie, J. (2005). The embodiment of gender and madness in colonial Fiji. Fijian Studies, 3(2), 311-336.

Leckie, J. (2004). Modernity and the management of madness in colonial Fiji. Paideuma, 50, 251-274.

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