Professor Clive Moore

Emeritus Professor

School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Overview

Prof Moore’s research interests include: history of Australia, Queensland, Pacific Islands, New Guinea, Papua New Guinea, and Solomon Islands,.

Prof Moore holds a BA and PhD from James Cook University. His teaching at UQ covers Australia, Queensland, and the Pacific Islands, colonial and race relations history, and the history of gender and sexuality. He was Head of the School of History, Philosophy, Religion and Classics from 2008 to 2013.

Prof Moore holds the McCaughey Chair in History. He has been a member of the Board of the Journal of Pacific History since 1998. In 1999 he headed the Queensland team for the National Archives Founding Documents Webpage. During 2000-01 he served on a Panel of Enquiry into the restructure of the University of PNG and authored a UNESCO report on higher distance education in UPNG. In 2005 he was awarded a Cross of Solomon Islands for his work on Solomon Islands history. Was President of the Australian Association for the Advancement of Pacific Studies from 2006 to 2010 and was elected a Fellow of the Australian Academic of the Humanities in 2011.

Qualifications

  • Fellow of Australian Academy of the Humanities
  • Doctor of Philosophy, James Cook University
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours), James Cook University

Publications

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Publications

Book

Book Chapter

  • Moore, Clive (2017). Clubs: the art of war. In Solomon Islands: re-enchantment and the colonial shadow (pp. 20-23) St Lucia, QLD, Australia: UQ Anthropology Museum.

  • Moore, Clive (2017). Labour circulation and cultural change. In Solomon Islands: re-enchantment and the colonial shadow (pp. 12-17) St Lucia, QLD, Australia: UQ Anthropology Museum.

  • Moore, Clive (2015). Australian South Sea Islanders' narratives of belonging. In Gounder, Farzana (Ed.), Narrative and Identity Construction in the Pacific Islands (pp. 155-176) Amsterdam, The Netherlands: John Benjamins Publishing. doi:10.1075/sin.21.08moo

  • Moore, Clive (2015). Solomon Islands' biography. In Jack Corbett and Brij V. Lal (Ed.), Political life writing in the Pacific: reflections on practice (pp. 129-144) Acton, ACT, Australia: ANU Press.

  • Moore, Clive (2014). Asian investment and diplomacy in Solomon Islands. In Paul D'Arcy, Patrick Matbob and Linda Crowl (Ed.), Pacific-Asia partnerships in resource development (pp. 153-167) Madang, Papua New Guinea: Divine Word University Press.

  • Moore, Clive (2014). Empires of the Coral Sea. In Robert Aldrich and Kirsten McKenzie (Ed.), The Routledge History of Western Empires (pp. 151-164) Abingdon, Oxon, UK: Routledge.

  • Moore, Clive (2014). Looking beyond RAMSI: concluding remarks. In Clive Moore (Ed.), Looking Beyond RAMSI: Solomon Islanders' Perspectives on Their Future. Proceedings of the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands: 10th Anniversary Seminar (pp. 71-76) Honiara, Solomon Islands: Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI).

  • Moore, Clive (2014). Select Bibliography on Solomon Islands, 2003-2013. In Clive Moore (Ed.), Looking Beyond RAMSI: Solomon Islanders' Perspectives on Their Future. Proceedings of the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands: 10th Anniversary Seminar (pp. 83-102) Honiara, Solomon Islands: Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI).

  • Moore, Clive (2013). The visual heritage of Australian South Sea Islanders. In Annette Burns (Ed.), Lectures in Queensland history: selected lectures on Queensland history from the Lectures in Queensland history series : 30 November 2009 - 27 February 2012 (pp. 7-31) Townsville, Qld: Townsville City Council.

  • Moore, Clive (2011). Introduction: pacific studies at The University of Queensland, 1990–2011. In Pacific studies at The University of Queensland 1990-2011 (pp. 5-7) St Lucia, QLD, Australia: The University of Queensland.

  • Moore, Clive and Sandgren, Håkan (2011). Publications by The University of Queensland staff and postgraduates, 1990-2011. In Pacific studies at The University of Queensland 1990-2011 (pp. 8-49) St Lucia, QLD, Australia: The University of Queensland.

  • Moore, Clive R. (2008). Biography of a Nation: Compiling a Historical Dictionary of the Solomon Islands. In Luker, Vicki and Lal, Brij (Ed.), Telling Pacific Lives: prisms of process (pp. 277-292) Canberra ACT, Australia: ANU E Press.

  • Moore, Clive R. and Yorick Smaal (2008). Homophobia in Fin de Siecle Colonial Queensland. In Robinson, Shirleene (Ed.), Homophobia: An Australian History (pp. 63-85) Sydney, Australia: Federation Press.

  • Moore, C. R. (2008). No more walkabout long Chinatown: Asian involvement in the economic and political process. In Dinnen, S. and Firth, S. (Ed.), Politics and State Building in Solomon Islands (pp. 64-95) Australia: ANU E Press, Asia Pacific Press.

  • Moore, Clive R. (2008). The Kanaka Generation: The Visual Heritage of Melanesians in Australia. In Dupré, Florence, Laugrand, Florence and Maranda, Pierre (Ed.), La restitution du patrimoine materiel et immateriel: Regards croises Canada / Melanesie (pp. 79-113) Quebec, Canada: Éditions du CIÉRA.

  • Moore, C. (2007). External Intervention: The Solomon Islands beyond RAMSI. In Anne M. Brown (Ed.), Security and Development in the Pacific Islands: Social Resilience in Emerging States (pp. 169-196) Boulder, Colorado: Lynne Rienner Publishers.

  • Moore, C R (2006). From Beats to Cybersex: Australian Gay Male Appropriation of Public Spaces. In L Russell (Ed.), boundary writing: An exploration of race, culture, and gender binaries in contempory Australia 1 ed. (pp. 18-42) Hawai'i: University of Hawai'i Press.

  • Moore, C. R. (2006). States of Mind: Federation and the Problematic Constitution. In M. Crotty and D. A. Roberts (Ed.), The Great Mistakes of Australian History 1 ed. (pp. 170-185) Sydney: University of New South Wales Press.

  • Moore, Clive R. (2005). Colonial manhood and masculinity. In David Carter and Martin Crotty (Ed.), Australian Studies Centre 25th anniversary collection (pp. 109 & 329-127 & 332) St. Lucia, Qld. Australia: Australian Studies Centre, The University of Queensland.

  • Moore, C. R. (2004). Foreword. In L. Ford (Ed.), A photographic record of colonial Queensland: The work of John Henry Mills Professional Photographer 1851-1919 1 ed. (pp. iv-v) Freshwater, Queensland: Taipan Press.

  • Moore, Clive (2004). Rakwane. In B. V. Lal (Ed.), Pacific Places, Pacific Histories 1 ed. (pp. 135-152) Honolulu, Hawaii: University of Hawaii Press.

  • Moore, Clive (2001). Foreword. In Below These Mountains: The Adventures of John Henry Mills, Pioneer Photographer and Gold Miner (pp. i-ii) Freshwater, QLD, Australia: Taipan Press.

  • Moore, Clive (2001). Foreword. In Poorhouse to Paradise: The Adventures of a Pioneering Family in a North Queensland Country Town (pp. vii-ix) Freshwater, QLD, Australia: Taipan Press.

  • Moore, C. R. (2001). Solomon Islands history: Writing with and about Malaitans at home and abroad. In B. V. Lal and P. Hempenstall (Ed.), Pacific Lives, Pacific Places: Changing Boundaries in Pacific History (pp. 117-130) Canberra: The Journal of Pacific History.

  • Moore, C. R. (2001). The South Sea Islanders of Mackay, Queensland, Australia. In J. M. Fitzpatrick (Ed.), Endangered Peoples of Oceania: Struggles to survive and thrive (pp. 167-181) Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press.

  • Moore, C. R. (2000). Coming out, ready or not: Gay liberation politics in Queensland, 1970s-1980s. In David L. Phillips and Graham Willett (Ed.), Australia's homosexual histories (pp. 85-95) Sydney: Australian Centre for Lesbian & Gay Research.

  • Moore, C. R. (1999). Queensland's gay/lesbian/queer culture in the late 1990s. In John Argus and Stephen Cox (Ed.), Q21C Queer in the 21st century: Perspectives on assimilation and integration (pp. 45-65) Brisbane: Gay and Lesbian Welfare Association (Qld).

  • Moore, Clive (1998). Papua and New Guinea's political development to 1967. In Clive Moore and Mary Kooyman (Ed.), A Papua New Guinea Political Chronicle: 1967-1991 (pp. xv-xxxiv) Bathurst, NSW, Australia: Crawford House.

  • Moore, Clive (1998). Pink elephants and drunken police: Bohemian Brisbane in the 1940s. In Robert Aldrich and Garry Wotherspoon (Ed.), Studies in Australian Culture (pp. 132-163) Sydney, NSW, Australia: Australian Centre for Gay and Lesbian Research; and the Department of Economic History, University of Sydney.

  • Moore, Clive (1998). Tooree: The dynamics of early contact and trade in Torres Strait, Cape York and the Trans-Fly to 1890. In Harry Albert Poeze and Antoinette Liem (Ed.), Lasting Fascinations: Essays on Indonesia and the Southwest Pacific to honour Bob Hering (pp. 257-279) Stein, Netherlands: Yayasan Kabar Seberang.

  • Moore, Clive (1996). The frontier makes strange bedfellows: Masculinity, mateship and homosexuality in Colonial Queensland. In Garry Wotherspoon (Ed.), Essays in Australian culture (pp. 17-44) Sydney, NSW, Australia: Australian Centre for Gay and Lesbian Research; and the Department of Economic History, University of Sydney.

  • Moore, Clive (1993). Labour Recruiting and Indenture. In Quanchi, Max and Adams, Ron (Ed.), Culture Contact in the Pacific (pp. 87-99) Melbourne: Cambridge University Press.

  • Moore, Clive (1993). Methods of response: Melanesian society at Mackay, Queensland in the Nineteenth Century. In Henry Reynolds (Ed.), Race relations in north Queensland Revised edition ed. (pp. 181-207) Townsville, Australia: Department of History and Politics, James Cook University of North Queensland.

  • Moore, Clive (1993). Restraining their savage propensities: Aboriginal-European relations in the south Kennedy and north Leichhardt districts of Queensland in the 1860s and 1870s. In Henry Reynolds (Ed.), Race relations in north Queensland Revised edition ed. (pp. 83-114) Townsville, Australia: Department of History and Politics, James Cook University of North Queensland.

  • Moore, Clive (1993). That Abominable Crime: First Steps in the Social History of Male Homosexuals in Colonial Queensland, 1859-1900. In Aldrich, Robert (Ed.), Gay Perspectives II: More Essays in Australian Gay Culture (pp. 115-148) Sydney: Department of Economic History, University of Sydney.

  • Moore, Clive (1993). The Counterculture of Survival: Melanesians in the Mackay District of Queensland, 1865-1906. In Lal, Brij V., Munro, Doug and Beechert, Edward D. (Ed.), Plantation Workers: Resistance and Accommodation (pp. 69-99) Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press.

  • Moore, Clive and Mercer, Patricia M. (1993). The forgotten immigrants: Australia’s South Sea Islanders, 1906-1991. In Henry Reynolds (Ed.), Race relations in north Queensland Revised edition ed. (pp. 208-242) Townsville, Australia: Department of History and Politics, James Cook University of North Queensland.

  • Moore, Clive (1992). A Precious Few: Melanesian and Asian Women in Northern Australia. In Saunders, Kay and Evans, Raymond (Ed.), Gender Relations in Australia: Domination and Negotiation (pp. 59-81) Sydney: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich.

  • Moore, Clive (1992). Labour, Indenture and Historiography in the Pacific. In Lal, Brij V. (Ed.), Pacific Islands History: Journeys and Transformations (pp. 129-148) Canberra: The Journal of Pacific History.

  • Moore, Clive (1991). “Me Blind Drunk”: Alcohol and Melanesians in the Mackay District, Queensland, 1867-1907. In McLeod, Roy and Denoon, Donald (Ed.), Health and Healing in Tropical Australia and Papua New Guinea (pp. 103-122) Townsville: Department of History and Politics, James Cook University of North Queensland.

  • Moore, Clive (1990). The Southern Sugar Coast. In Davison, Graeme (Ed.), Journeys into History: Australia’s Foremost Historical Writers Reflect on the Landscape of our Past (pp. 182-195) Sydney: Weldon Russell.

  • Moore, Clive (1990). Workers in Colonial Papua New Guinea, 1884-1975. In Moore, Clive, Leckie, Jacqueline and Munro, Doug (Ed.), Labour in the South Pacific (pp. 30-46) Townsville: Department of History and Politics, and the Melanesian Studies Centre, James Cook University of North Queensland.

  • Moore, C. R. (1978). The Mackay Racecourse Riot of 1883. In Lectures on North Queensland History : Third series (pp. 181-196) Townsville, Qld: James Cook University, History Dept..

  • Moore, C. R. (1975). Whips and rum swizzles. In Lectures on north Queensland history. Second series (pp. 119-134) Townsville: James Cook University.

  • Moore, C. R. (1974). Queensland sugar industry from 1860 to 1900. In Lectures on North Queensland history (pp. 29-48) Townsville: James Cook University.

Journal Article

Conference Publication

Edited Outputs

Other Outputs

  • Moore, Clive (2013) Australian South Sea Islanders in Queensland in (eds.) Historical studies: historical essays. Runcorn, QLD, Australia: Queensland State Archives

  • Moore, Clive (2013) The Solomon Islands historical encyclopaedia, 1893-1978. St Lucia, QLD, Australia, The University of Queensland.

  • Moore, Clive (2013): Solomon Islands History - Digitised Documents from the Clive Moore Collection. The University of Queensland. Collection. doi:10.14264/uql.2016.589

  • Moore, Clive (2010) "Hard Souls to Save": Malaitan labourers and the genesis of Pacific Church. Sydney, Australia, Telinga Media.

  • Moore, Clive (2010) Interview: New Solomon Islands PM. Melbourne, Australia, ABC Radio.

  • Moore, Clive (2010) Solomon Island polling day 3rd August, 2010. Sydney, Australia, SBS.

  • Moore, Clive (2010) Solomon Islands election preview. Sydney, Australia, SBS.

  • Moore, Clive (2010). Florence Young and the Queensland Kanaka Mission, 1886-1906: Beginnings of an Indigenous Pacific Church. Occasional Paper 2, School of History, Philosophy, Religion & Classics, Solomon Islands National Museum.

  • Moore, Clive (2009). Pacific Islanders in Australia: A visual history, 1860s-1930s. Occasional Paper 1, School of History, Philosophy, Religion & Classics, Solomon Islands National Museum.

  • Moore, C. R. and Crotty, M. A. (2007) Australian Masculinities in Flood, M., Gardiner, J. K., Pease, B. and Pringle, K. (eds.) International Encyclopedia of Men and Masculinities. UK: Routledge

  • Moore, Clive R. (2005) Tonga, Antonius Tui (c. 1850 - 1905) in John Ritchie (eds.) Australian Dictionary of Biography. Melbourne, Australia: Melbourne University Press

  • Moore, Clive R. (2002) Peter Santo in Ritchie, John (eds.) Australian dictionary of biography. Carlton, Australia: Melbourne University Press

  • Moore, C. R. (2001) Cooper, Lilian Violet (1861-1947) and Bedford, Mary Josephine (1861-1955) in R. Aldrich and G. Wotherspoon (eds.) Who's Who in Gay and Lesbian History from Antiquity from World War II. London: Routledge

  • Moore, C. R. (2001) Herbert, Robert George Wyndham (1831-1905) and Bramston, John (1830-1921) in R. Aldrich and G. Wotherspoon (eds.) Whos Who in Gay and Lesbian History from Antiquity to World War II. London: Routledge

  • Moore, Clive (2001) Race relations in Graeme Davison, John Hirst, Stuart Macintyre, Helen Doyle and Janet Mackenzie (eds.) The Oxford Companion to Australian History. 2nd, Rev. ed. South Melbourne, VIC, Australia: Oxford University Press

  • Moore, C. R. (2001) Report of the Feasibility Study on Distance and Flexible Learning in Papua New Guinea Papua New Guinea: Office of Higher Education

  • Moore, C. R. (2001) Seymore, George Francis Alexander, Earl of Yarmouth, 7th Marquess of Hertford (1871-1940) in R. Aldrich and G. Wotherspoon (eds.) Who's Who in Gay & Lesbian History. From Antiquity to World War II. London: Routledge

  • Moore, C. R. (2001) South Sea Islanders in Australia after 1906 in J. Jupp (eds.) The Australian People: An Encyclopedia of the Nation, its People and their Origins. Melbourne: Cambridge University Press

  • Moore, Clive and Leckie, Jacqueline (2000) Colonial labour trade in Brij V. Lal and Kate Fortune (eds.) The Pacific Islands: An Encyclopedia. Honolulu, HI, U.S.A.: University of Hawaiʻi Press

  • Moore, Clive (2000) Dr Faith Bandler in Brij V. Lal and Kate Fortune (eds.) The Pacific Islands: An Encyclopedia. Honolulu, HI, U.S.A.: University of Hawaiʻi Press

  • Moore, Clive (2000) Hiri trading voyages in Brij V. Lal and Kate Fortune (eds.) The Pacific Islands: An Encyclopedia. Honolulu, HI, U.S.A.: University of Hawaiʻi Press

  • Moore, Clive (2000) Jonathan Fifi'i in Brij V. Lal and Kate Fortune (eds.) The Pacific Islands: An Encyclopedia. Honolulu, HI, U.S.A.: University of Hawaiʻi Press

  • Moore, Clive (2000) Kondon Agaundo in Brij V. Lal and Kate Fortune (eds.) The Pacific Islands: An Encyclopedia. Honolulu, HI, U.S.A.: University of Hawaiʻi Press

  • Moore, Clive (2000) Kwaisulia in Brij V. Lal and Kate Fortune (eds.) The Pacific Islands: An Encyclopedia. Honolulu, HI, U.S.A.: University of Hawaiʻi Press

  • Moore, Clive (2000) Labour reserve in Brij V. Lal and Kate Fortune (eds.) The Pacific Islands: An Encyclopedia. Honolulu, HI, U.S.A.: University of Hawaiʻi Press

  • Moore, Clive (2000) Port Moresby in Brij V. Lal and Kate Fortune (eds.) The Pacific Islands: An Encyclopedia. Honolulu, HI, U.S.A.: University of Hawaiʻi Press

  • Moore, Clive (2000) Sir Iambakey Okuk in Brij V. Lal and Kate Fortune (eds.) The Pacific Islands: An Encyclopedia. Honolulu, HI, U.S.A.: University of Hawaiʻi Press

  • Moore, Clive (2000) Sir John Guise in Brij V. Lal and Kate Fortune (eds.) The Pacific Islands: An Encyclopedia. Honolulu, HI, U.S.A.: University of Hawaiʻi Press

  • Moore, Clive (2000) Sir Michael Somare in Brij V. Lal and Kate Fortune (eds.) The Pacific Islands: An Encyclopedia. Honolulu, HI, U.S.A.: University of Hawaiʻi Press

  • Moore, Clive (2000) Torres Strait seaway in Brij V. Lal and Kate Fortune (eds.) The Pacific Islands: An Encyclopedia. Honolulu, HI, U.S.A.: University of Hawaiʻi Press

  • Moore, Clive (1998) Race relations in Graeme Davison, John Hirst, Stuart Macintyre, Helen Doyle and Kim Torney (eds.) The Oxford Companion to Australian History. Melbourne, VIC, Australia: Oxford University Press

  • Moore, Clive R. (1996) Fatnowna, Harry Norman (1897? - 1967) in John Ritchie (eds.) Australian Dictionary of Biography. Carlton, VIC, Australia: Melbourne University Press

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

    Other advisors:

Completed Supervision