The Resource Big men and great men : personifications of power in Melanesia, edited by Maurice Godelier and Marilyn Strathern

Big men and great men : personifications of power in Melanesia, edited by Maurice Godelier and Marilyn Strathern

Label
Big men and great men : personifications of power in Melanesia
Title
Big men and great men
Title remainder
personifications of power in Melanesia
Statement of responsibility
edited by Maurice Godelier and Marilyn Strathern
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GN668
LC item number
.B54 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Godelier, Maurice
  • Strathern, Marilyn
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political anthropology
  • Big man (Melanesia)
  • Political leadership
  • Power (Social sciences)
  • Poder (Ciencias sociales)
  • Anthropologie politique
  • Pouvoir (Sciences sociales)
  • Leadership politique
  • Big man (Melanesia)
  • Political anthropology
  • Political leadership
  • Power (Social sciences)
  • Leiderschap
  • Macht
  • Pouvoir (sciences sociales)
  • Anthropologie politique
  • Leadership politique
  • Melanesia
Label
Big men and great men : personifications of power in Melanesia, edited by Maurice Godelier and Marilyn Strathern
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • From great men to big men : peace, substitution and competition in the Highlands of New Guinea / Pierre Lemonnier -- Great man, big man, chief : a triangulation of the Massim / John Liep -- Soaring hawks and grounded persons : the politics of rank and gender in north Vanuatu / Margaret Jolly -- Punishing the yams : leadership and gender ambivalence on Sabarl Island / Debbora Battaglia -- Great men and total systems : North Mekeo hereditary authority and social reproduction / Mark Mosko --The cryptic brotherhood of big men and great men in Ilahita / Donald Tuzin -- Complementarity and rivalry : two contradictory principles in Yafar society / Bernard Juillerat -- How Oro Province societies fit Godelier's model / Eric Schwimmer -- The fractal person / Roy Wagner
  • The flute myth and the law of equivalence : origins of a principle of exchange / Gillian Gillison -- One man and many men / Marilyn Strathern -- 'Interests' in exchange : increment, equivalence and the limits of big-manship / Rena Lederman -- Post-Ipomoen modernism : the Duna example / Nicholas Modjeska -- Big men, great men and women : alternative logics of gender differences / Dan Jorgensen -- An unfinished attempt at reconstructing the social processes which may have prompted the transformation of great-men societies into big-men societies / Maurice Godelier
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 328 pages
Isbn
9782735103508
Isbn Type
(France)
Lccn
90001312
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)20934481
  • (OCoLC)ocm20934481
Label
Big men and great men : personifications of power in Melanesia, edited by Maurice Godelier and Marilyn Strathern
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • From great men to big men : peace, substitution and competition in the Highlands of New Guinea / Pierre Lemonnier -- Great man, big man, chief : a triangulation of the Massim / John Liep -- Soaring hawks and grounded persons : the politics of rank and gender in north Vanuatu / Margaret Jolly -- Punishing the yams : leadership and gender ambivalence on Sabarl Island / Debbora Battaglia -- Great men and total systems : North Mekeo hereditary authority and social reproduction / Mark Mosko --The cryptic brotherhood of big men and great men in Ilahita / Donald Tuzin -- Complementarity and rivalry : two contradictory principles in Yafar society / Bernard Juillerat -- How Oro Province societies fit Godelier's model / Eric Schwimmer -- The fractal person / Roy Wagner
  • The flute myth and the law of equivalence : origins of a principle of exchange / Gillian Gillison -- One man and many men / Marilyn Strathern -- 'Interests' in exchange : increment, equivalence and the limits of big-manship / Rena Lederman -- Post-Ipomoen modernism : the Duna example / Nicholas Modjeska -- Big men, great men and women : alternative logics of gender differences / Dan Jorgensen -- An unfinished attempt at reconstructing the social processes which may have prompted the transformation of great-men societies into big-men societies / Maurice Godelier
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 328 pages
Isbn
9782735103508
Isbn Type
(France)
Lccn
90001312
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)20934481
  • (OCoLC)ocm20934481

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