The Resource An introduction to the anthropology of Melanesia : culture and tradition, Paul Sillitoe

An introduction to the anthropology of Melanesia : culture and tradition, Paul Sillitoe

Label
An introduction to the anthropology of Melanesia : culture and tradition
Title
An introduction to the anthropology of Melanesia
Title remainder
culture and tradition
Statement of responsibility
Paul Sillitoe
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Dewey number
306/.0995
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GN668
LC item number
.S55 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
An introduction to the anthropology of Melanesia : culture and tradition, Paul Sillitoe
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
1. Introduction to Melanesia -- 2. Food gathering, fishing and hunting in the Fly Estuary -- 3. Swidden cultivation in the Bismarck Range -- 4. Socialisation in the Admiralty Islands -- 5. Exchange cycles in the Massim Archipelago -- 6. Sociopolitical exchange in the Southern Highlands -- 7. Big men on Bougainville Island -- 8. Technology in the highlands fringe -- 9. Gender relations in the Western Highlands -- 10. Dispute settlement around the Paniai Lakes -- 11. Sorcery on Dobu Island -- 12. Warfare and cannibalism in the Balim Region -- 13. Initiation rites on the Sepik River -- 14. Ancestors and illness in the shadow of the Owen Stanley Range -- 15. Myth in the Star Mountains
Control code
000013487668
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxiii, 254 p.
Isbn
9780521581868
Isbn Type
(hb)
Lccn
97035251
Other physical details
ill., maps
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.b18375480
System control number
  • 18375480lg
  • (OCoLC)37742247

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