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James Boyce

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James Boyce

University Associate

Off-Campus

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pboyce@utas.edu.au

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Fields of Research

  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander History (210301)
  • Australian History (excl. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander History) (210303)
  • Public Policy (160510)
  • Environmental Sciences (059999)
  • Social and Cultural Geography (160403)
  • Religion and Society (220405)
  • Social Policy (160512)
  • Environmental Education and Extension (050203)
  • Studies of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Society (169902)
  • Counselling, Welfare and Community Services (160702)
  • Historical Studies (210399)
  • Cultural Studies (200299)

Research Objectives

  • Understanding Australia's Past (950503)
  • Cultural Understanding (959999)
  • Expanding Knowledge in History and Archaeology (970121)
  • Government and Politics (940299)
  • Expanding Knowledge through Studies of Human Society (970116)
  • The Creative Arts (incl. Graphics and Craft) (950104)
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Development and Welfare (940102)
  • Community Service (excl. Work) (940199)
  • Conserving Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Heritage (950302)

Publications

Total publications

59

Journal Article

(6 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2010Boyce James, 'Robinson's Journals', History Australia, 7, (1) pp. 1-5. ISSN 1449-0854 (2010) [Letter or Note in Journal]

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2008Boyce James, 'Return to Eden: Van Diemen's Land and the early British settlement of Australia', Environment and History, 14, (2) pp. 289-307. ISSN 0967-3407 (2008) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.3197/096734008X303773 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 2

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2007Boyce James, 'Book Review: Historical Records of Australia: Resumed Series III Despatches and Paper Relating to the History of Tasmania Volume IX Tasmania, January - December 1830, by P Chapman and T Jetson (eds)', Australian Journal of Politics and History, 53, (1) pp. 149-164. ISSN 0004-9522 (2007) [Letter or Note in Journal]

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2006Boyce James, 'Canine revolution: the social and environmental impact of the introduction of the dog to Tasmania', Environmental History, 11, (1) pp. 102-129. ISSN 1084-5453 (2006) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1093/envhis/11.1.102 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 7Web of Science - 8

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2004Boyce James, ''Better to be Mistaken than to Deceive': The Fabrication of Aboriginal History and the Van Diemonian Record', Island, (96) pp. 9-37. ISSN 1035-3127 (2004) [Non Refereed Article]

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2004Boyce James, 'A Dog's Breakfast . . . Lunch and Dinner: Canine Dependency in Early Van Diemen's Land', Tasmanian Research Association Papers and Proceedings, 51, (4) pp. 194-213. ISSN 0039-9809 (2004) [Non Refereed Article]

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Book

(6 outputs)
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2014Boyce J, 'Born Bad: Original Sin and the Making of the Western World', Black Inc., Victoria, Australia, pp. 260. ISBN 9781863956765 (2014) [Authored Research Book]

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2011Boyce James, '1835: The Founding of Melbourne and the Conquest of Australia', Black Inc., Victoria, Australia, pp. 257. ISBN 9781863954754 (2011) [Authored Research Book]

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2008Boyce J, 'Van Diemens Land', Black Inc., Melbourne, Victoria, pp. 388. ISBN 9781863954136 (2008) [Authored Research Book]

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2007Boyce James, 'Working for a just Tasmania: 25 years of Anglicare', The Social Action and Research Centre, Anglicare Tasmania, Hobart, pp. 1-48. ISBN 978-1-921267-12-3 (2007) [Authored Other Book]

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2003Boyce James, 'For the Record: Background information on the Work of the Anglican Church with Aboriginal Children and Directory of Anglican Agencies providing residential care to children from 1830 to 1980', Anglicare Australia, Melbourne, pp. i-x, 1-46. ISBN 0-9579756-2-7 (2003) [Authored Other Book]

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2001Boyce James, 'God's own country?', Anglicare Tasmania, Hobart, pp. 130pp. ISBN 1-86459-069-6 (2001) [Authored Other Book]

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Chapter in Book

(5 outputs)
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2010Boyce James, 'National Narratives and Local Impacts: The Legacy of the Australian History Wars in Tasmania', Frontier Skirmishes: Literary and Cultural Debates in Australia after 1992, Universitatsverlag Winter, R West-Pavlo and J Wawrzinek (ed), Heidelberg, pp. 45-57. ISBN 978-3-8253-5761-0 (2010) [Research Book Chapter]

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2009Boyce James, 'Beyond the Common, chapter 4,', Frontier, Race, Nation: Henry Reynolds and Australian History, Australian Scholarly Publishing, Attwood, B. Griffiths, T. (ed), North Melbourne, pp. 95-110. ISBN 978-1-921509-44-5 (2009) [Research Book Chapter]

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2008Boyce James, 'What Business Have You Here?', First Australians: An Illustrated History, Miegunyah Press, R Perkins, M Langton (ed), Carlton, Victoria, pp. 65-113. ISBN 9780522853155 (2008) [Research Book Chapter]

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2006Boyce James, 'Ignorance or Deceit? Keith Windschuttle's Fabrication of Aboriginal History', Rethinking Colonial Histories: New and Alternative Approaches, RMIT Publishing, P Edmonds, S Furphy (ed), Melbourne, pp. 7-31. ISBN 0-9758392-6-8 (2006) [Research Book Chapter]

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2003Boyce James, 'Fantasy Island', Whitewash: On Keith Windshuttle's Fabrication of Aboriginal History, Black Inc. Agenda, R Manne (ed), Melbourne, pp. 17-78. ISBN 0-9750769-0-6 (2003) [Research Book Chapter]

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Review

(1 outputs)
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2010Boyce James, 'Power Trip: Correspondence', Quarterly Essay, (39) pp. 94-99. (2010) [Other Review]

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Conference Publication

(4 outputs)
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2011Boyce James, 'Policy Matters! How 'First Contact' Was Changed Forever by the Government's Sanction of Squatter Conquest in 1836', National Library of Australia Literary Conference - True Stories: Writing History, 2-3 April 2011, Canberra (2011) [Non Refereed Conference Paper]

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2008Boyce James, 'A Non-Negotiable Crime: A Re-Examination of the Ethnic Cleansing of Van Diemen's Land Between 1832 and 1835', Race, Nation, History: A Conference in Honour of Henry Reynolds 29-30 August 2008 Abstracts and Biographies In Alphabetical Order by Speaker, August, Canberra, ACT, pp. 3-3. (2008) [Conference Extract]

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2008Boyce James, 'Convict Culture and the Land: The Van Diemen's Land experience 1803-1823', Brownbag Seminars 2008, March-May, Melbourne, Victoria EJ (2008) [Conference Extract]

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2006Boyce James, 'Return to Eden: the challenge of Van Diemens Land in Australian environmental history', School of Geography and Environmental Studies Conference 2006: Full Program with Abstracts, October, Hobart, pp. 12-12. (2006) [Conference Extract]

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Major Creative Work

(4 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2008Boyce James, 'Van Diemen's Land', Black Inc, SWF venue The Mint, Sydney, Sydney Writers' Festival Official Guide May 19-25, pp. 17-17 (2008) [Published Creative Work]

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2008Boyce James, Blainey G, 'History is but a fable agreed upon', BMW Edge, Atrium, Federation Square, Melbourne Writers Festival Official Program 2008, pp. 6-6 (2008) [Performance]

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2008Boyce James, Johnston A, McFarlane I, Pascoe B, Reynolds H, 'History revisited: Van Diemen's Land', Jones & Co Room, Henry Jones Art Hotel, Tasmanian Living Writers' Week 15-24 August 2008, pp. 14-14 (2008) [Performance]

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Co-authors: Johnston A; McFarlane I; Reynolds H

2003Bladel R, Breen SM, Boyce James, Alexander AA, Cox T, 'Tasmanian Stories: The John Lees Forums. Forum 2 - Living History Today - The Legacy of the Past', Australian Broadcasting Commission, Stanley Burbury Theatre, University of Tasmania (2003) [Recorded Creative Work]

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Co-authors: Breen SM; Alexander AA

Other Creative Work

(5 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2008Boyce J, Blainey G, ' History is but a fable agreed upon', BMW Edge, Atrium, Federation Square, Australia, pp. 6-6 Melbourne Writers Festival Program (2008) [Minor Creative Work]

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2008Boyce J, Lake M, 'The myth of the white man's country', BMW Edge, Atrium, Federation Square, Australia, pp. 7-7 Melbourne Writers Festival Program (2008) [Minor Creative Work]

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2008Boyce J, Lindsay P, 'New insights in Australian history', Walsh Bay Precinct Pier 2/3, Sydney Writers Festival, Australia, pp. 14-14 Sydney Writers' Festival Guide (2008) [Minor Creative Work]

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2008Boyce J, Marks K, 'Paradise lost', Richard Wherrett Studio, Sydney Theatre, Australia, pp. 16-16 Sydney Writers' Festival Guide (2008) [Minor Creative Work]

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2008Boyce James, Wastell R, 'Journeying Home', Bett Gallery Hobart, Hobart, pp. 1-6 (text + 7 reproductions of art works (2008) [Catalogue]

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Thesis

(1 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2006Boyce James, 'An environmental history of British settlement in Van Diemen's Land: The making of a distinct people, 1798 - 1831' (2006) [PhD]

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Entry

(2 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2005Boyce James, 'The Fabrication of Aboriginal History?', The Companion to Tasmanian History , A Alexander (ed), Hobart, pp. 127-128 (2005) [Entry]

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2005Boyce James, 'Aboriginal Missions', The Companion to Tasmanian History , A Alexander (ed), Hobart, pp. 6-6 (2005) [Entry]

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Other Public Output

(25 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2009Boyce J, 'The Lost Tasmanian Emu - can we bring it home?', Tasmania 40 South, 40 Degrees South Pty Ltd, Hobart, Summer 2008-2009, 51 (2009) [Magazine Article]

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2009Boyce James, 'Truganini- Bushranger', Hindsight, ABC Radio , ABC Radio National, Melbourne (2009) [Media Interview]

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2009Boyce James, Christiansen P, Davis B, Lehman GP, Ryan L, et al., 'Truganani, bushranger', Hindsight, ABC Radio National, Sydney, February 8 (2009) [Media Interview]

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Co-authors: Lehman GP; Ryan L

2009Boyce James, 'Tasmania Book Prize', Tasmanian Government Media Release, Deputy Premier Lara Giddings, MP, Arts Tasmania in partnership with the University of Tasmania, Hobart, April 4 (2009) [Award]

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2008Boyce James, 'The lost Tasmanian emu - can we bring it home?', Tasmania 40 South, 40 Degrees South Pty Ltd, Lindisfarne, Tasmania, 51, Summer (2008) [Magazine Article]

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2008Boyce James, Adams P, 'Van Diemen's Land', Late Night Live, ABC Radio National, Sydney, February 14 (2008) [Media Interview]

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2008Boyce James, Creber A, 'Van Diemen's Land', The Good Life, 97.1 FM 3MDR Mountain District Radio Inc., Emerald, Victoria, February 18 (2008) [Media Interview]

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2008Boyce James, Martin T, 'New Perspective on early history', The Mercury, Davies Brothers (News Limited) , Hobart, February 7 (2008) [Media Interview]

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2008Boyce James, McCann R, 'Van Diemen's Land', Drive with Roisin McCann, 91.7 FM ABC Local Radio Northern Tasmania, Launceston, March 7 (2008) [Media Interview]

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2008Boyce James, Safran J, 'Van Diemen's Land', Sunday Night Safran on Triple J, Triple J, Australia, March 19 (2008) [Media Interview]

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2008Boyce James, Stubbs R, 'Van Diemen's Land', Afternoons, 744 ABC Radio Melbourne, Victoria, February 15 (2008) [Media Interview]

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2008Boyce James, Warburton A, 'Van Diemen's Land', Statewide Evenings, 936 AM ABC Local Radio, Hobart, February 11 (2008) [Media Interview]

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2008Boyce James, Wooley C, 'Van Diemen's Land', Across Australia, 4LM 666 AM Radio, Queensland, February 20 (2008) [Media Interview]

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2007Boyce James, 'Exploring convict history at its grassroots', UniTas: News from the University of Tasmania, University of Tasmania, Sandy Bay, Tasmania, 313, September (2007) [Media Interview]

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2006Boyce James, 'Disbelief, dismay at HCC decision. An Open Letter to the Lord mayor of Hobart concerning the proposed Star St Boarding House', Tasmanian Times, Lindsay Tuffin, Lindisfarne, November 29 (2006) [Magazine Article]

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2006Boyce James, 'How to fund a hospital . . . ', Tasmanian Times, Lindsay Tuffin, Lindisfarne, November 6 (2006) [Magazine Article]

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2006Boyce James, 'Why the ABC should reconsider Windschuttle's board appointment', The Canberra Times, The Canberra Times (Rural Press Ltd), Canberra, June 21 (2006) [Newspaper Article]

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2006Boyce James, 'PM endorsement of Windschuttle 'most disturbing of all'', The Canberra Times, The Canberra Times (Rural Press Ltd), Canberra, July 5 (2006) [Newspaper Article]

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2006Boyce James, 'Gee, thanks Lang, mate', Tasmanian Times, Lindsay Tuffin, Lindisfarne, July 8 (2006) [Magazine Article]

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2006Boyce James, 'Windschuttle, the ABC . . . and Aborigines', Tasmanian Times, Lindsay Tuffin, Lindisfarne, June 22 (2006) [Magazine Article]

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2005Boyce James, 'Beware, the end is nigh: Franklin Graham's medieval crusade hits our shores this weekend, warns James Boyce', The Australian, Nationwide News Pty Ltd (News Ltd), Surry Hills, March 18 (2005) [Newspaper Article]

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2004Boyce James, ''Robert May' Real Name For Ever Lost', Tasmania 40 South, 40 Degrees South Pty Ltd, Lindisfarne, Tasmania, 35, Summer (2004) [Magazine Article]

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2003Boyce James, 'Fabrication's fatal flaw', Herald Sun, The Herald & Weekly Times Ltd (division of News Ltd), Port Melbourne, Tuesday Oct 14, 2003 (2003) [Newspaper Article]

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2003Boyce James, 'James Boyce: Baseless fabrication heralds black day', The Australian, News Ltd , Sydney, Nov 24, 2003 (2003) [Newspaper Article]

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2002Hay PR, Boyce James, 'Nicolas Baudin - the bicentenary of the expedition to Van Diemen's Land of an extraordinary French explorer', 40 South: Tasmania & Beyond, Autoplot, Hobart, 24 (2002) [Magazine Article]

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Co-authors: Hay PR