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New Caledonia

New Caledonia 582 the contemporary pacifi c 19:2 (2007) lighted the complexity and precari- the country to continue its progress ousness of Fiji’s democracy and rule toward self-governance. But the once- of law, which are based on compet- dominant loyalist Rassemblement ing traditional and modern political pour la Calédonie dans la République interests. Perhaps the biggest challenge (rpcr), in league with loyalist voters for future governments is how to get associations and the fn, became more rid of an established coup culture and militant about protecting universal a subculture that offers immunity after suffrage and ties with France. the execution of coups. In elections for the French president or legislature, municipal elections, or alumita l durutalo European Union elections, any French citizen in the country can vote, but References the Noumea Accord endorsed restrict- ing the local electorate in provincial FIB, Fiji Islands Business. Monthly. Suva. elections and in referendums on Fiji Elections Office. 2006. Elections 2006, independence to long-term residents. Fiji Islands. Online at http://www.elections The flnks argues that the indigenous .gov.fj / results2006 / elect_candidates.html Kanak people were deprived of the IB, Islands Business. Monthly. Suva. right to vote for a century by French colonialism (from 1853 to the http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png The Contemporary Pacific University of Hawai'I Press

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University of Hawai'I Press
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Copyright © 2007 University of Hawai'i Press.
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1527-9464

Abstract

582 the contemporary pacifi c 19:2 (2007) lighted the complexity and precari- the country to continue its progress ousness of Fiji’s democracy and rule toward self-governance. But the once- of law, which are based on compet- dominant loyalist Rassemblement ing traditional and modern political pour la Calédonie dans la République interests. Perhaps the biggest challenge (rpcr), in league with loyalist voters for future governments is how to get associations and the fn, became more rid of an established coup culture and militant about protecting universal a subculture that offers immunity after suffrage and ties with France. the execution of coups. In elections for the French president or legislature, municipal elections, or alumita l durutalo European Union elections, any French citizen in the country can vote, but References the Noumea Accord endorsed restrict- ing the local electorate in provincial FIB, Fiji Islands Business. Monthly. Suva. elections and in referendums on Fiji Elections Office. 2006. Elections 2006, independence to long-term residents. Fiji Islands. Online at http://www.elections The flnks argues that the indigenous .gov.fj / results2006 / elect_candidates.html Kanak people were deprived of the IB, Islands Business. Monthly. Suva. right to vote for a century by French colonialism (from 1853 to the

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The Contemporary PacificUniversity of Hawai'I Press

Published: Aug 13, 2007

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