Publications in 2013

Al-Mamari, Q., Corbitt, B. and Gekara, V. (2013) 'E-Government Adoption in Oman: Motivating Factors from a Government Perspective', Transforming Government: People, Process and Policy, 7(2): 199-224.

Bhattacharya, S. and Tang, L. (2013) 'Middle Managers' Role in Safeguarding OHS: The Case of The Shipping Industry', Safety Science, 51(1): 63-68. DOI: 10.1016/j.ssci.2012.05.015.

Bhattacharya, S. and Tang, L. (2013) 'Fatigued for Safety? Supply Chain Occupational Health and Safety Initiatives in Shipping', Economic & Industrial Democracy, 34(3): 383-399. DOI: 10.1177/0143831X12439760

Bloor, M., Sampson, H. and Gekara, V. (2013) 'Outsourcing The Labour Supply and The Training Double Bind: The Case of The Regulation of Seafarer License and Certification Assessments', Regulation & Governance, 8(4): 455-471, DOI: 10.1111/rego.12042.

Gekara, V.O. and Fairbrother, P. (2013) 'Managerial Technologies and Power Relations: A Study of the Australian Waterfront', New Technologies, Work and Employment, 18(1): 51- 65.

Gekara, V.O. and Chhetri, P. (2013) 'Upstream Transport Corridor Inefficiencies and the Implications for Port Performance: A Case Analysis of Mombasa Port and the Northern Corridor', Maritime Policy and Management, 40(6): 559-573, DOI: 10.1080/03088839.2013.776716.

Gekara, V., Acejo, I. and Sampson, H. (2013) 'Re-imagining Global Union Representation Under Globalisation: A Case of Seafaring Labour and the Nautilus International Cross-border Merger', Global Labour Journal, 4(3): 167-185.

Kitada, M. (2013) 'An Invitation to the Maritime Studies', in K. Kubokawa. (ed.) Ocean Professionals 2, Tokai University Press.

Kitada, M. (2013) 'Promote Japanese Women Seafarers to International Meetings', "Go to sea TOGETHER": A report from the IMO regional conference of women seafarers in Busan, South Korea, Kaiun, July (1030).

Kitada, M. (2013) 'One World Classroom for Future Seafarers: A Design of a New Virtual e-learning Environment for Maritime Education and Training, Interim Report', IAMU AGA14 Conference, Constanta, Romania, 28 October.

Kitada, M. (2013) 'Code of Behaviour at Sea: Women Seafarers' Shipboard Identity Management', WMU Journal of Maritime Affairs, 12(2): 213-227.

Romero, M.C. and Kitada, M. (2013) 'An overview of the United Nations Millennium Development Goal on Gender Equality and Empower of Women (in the Maritime Sector)', 2013 International Conference Proudly Empowering Women in Maritime, Barcelona, Spain, 23 May.

Simons, S.A. (2013) 'Ships as "Total Institutions": Acculturating seafarers for a Global Political Economy', Journal of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Annuals of Marine Sociology, the Gdansk Branch Commission of Marine Sociology, No. XXII/2013, pp 62-68, ISSN: 0860-6552.

Tang, L. (2013) 'The Politics of Flies: Mocking News in Chinese Cyberspace', Chinese Journal of Communication, 6(4): 482-496.

Tang, L. (2013) 'The Role of Nationalism in the Olympics: Reflecting on the 2012 London Game', Sociological Research Online, 18(2)

Tang, L. (2013) 'Consuming News in Chinese Cyberspace: A Case Study', Continuum: Journal of Media & Cultural Studies, 27(5): 740-751.

Tang, L., Acejo, I., Ellis, N., Turgo, N. and Sampson, H. (2013) 'Behind the Headlines? An Analysis of Accident Investigation Reports', SIRC Symposium, Cardiff University, 3-4 July, ISBN 1-900174-46-4.

Turgo, N. (2013) 'Here We Don’t Just Trade Goods, We Also ‘Sell’ People’s Lives”: ‘Sari-Sari’ Stores as Nodes of Partial Surveillance in a Philippine Fishing Community', Singapore Journal of Tropical Geography, 34(3): 373-389.

Turgo, N. (2013) 'Review of 'The Spatiality of Rosario Cruz Lucero'', The Manila Review, issue 2, 24 March.

Turgo, N., Ellis, N., Tang, L., Sampson, H. and Acejo, I. (2013) 'The Use of Mandatory Equipment On-board', SIRC Symposium, Cardiff University, 3-4 July, ISBN 1-900174-46-4, online at

Turgo, N., Sampson, H., Acejo, I., Ellis, N. and Tang, L. (2013) 'Understanding the Relationships Between Ship and Shore Personnel', SIRC Symposium, Cardiff University, 3-4 July, ISBN 1-900174-46-4, online at

Yang, P. (2013) 'Union Regimes Discipline and Punish in Three Indian Maritime Trade Unions', International Critical Thought, 3(1): 43-58.

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