The Resource Common worlds and single lives : constituting knowledge in Pacific societies, edited by Verena Keck

Common worlds and single lives : constituting knowledge in Pacific societies, edited by Verena Keck

Label
Common worlds and single lives : constituting knowledge in Pacific societies
Title
Common worlds and single lives
Title remainder
constituting knowledge in Pacific societies
Statement of responsibility
edited by Verena Keck
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DGU-L
Index
index present
LC call number
  • GN663
  • GF798
LC item number
  • .C66 1998
  • .C65 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Keck, Verena
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ethnophilosophy
  • Ethnicity
  • Acculturation
  • Écologie humaine
  • Écologie sociale
  • Acculturation
  • Ethnicity
  • Ethnophilosophy
  • Manners and customs
  • Kennis
  • Kennisoverdracht
  • Sociale verandering
  • Oceania
  • Oceania
Label
Common worlds and single lives : constituting knowledge in Pacific societies, edited by Verena Keck
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Reflections on knowledge in an Oceanic setting / Raymond Firth -- Body, being and identity in Ambonwari, Papua New Guinea / Borut Telban -- On the acquisition of knowledge : teaching kinship through the body among the Tiwi of Northern Australia / Andrée Grau -- Cannibalism and compassion : transformations in Fijian concepts of the person / Christina Toren -- A twist of the rope / Andrew Strathern -- Biographies of social action : excessive portraits / Lisette Josephides -- 'Praying Samoa and praying oui-oui' : making Christianity local on Lifu (Loyalty Islands) / Anna Paini -- Appropriating the other : a case study from New Britain / Monique Jeudy-Ballini -- Experiencing outside worlds : Tannese labour recruitment in the second half of the nineteenth century / Ronald Adams -- Intrusions into the female realm : the medicalization of human procreation among the Kwanga in Papua New Guinea / Brigit Obrist van Eeuwijk -- The Chuukese women's status : traditional and modern elements / Beatriz Moral -- Showing the invisible : violence and politics among the Ankave-Anga (Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea) / Pierre Lemonnier -- 'Big man' and 'Big woman' in the village -- elite in the town. The Iatmul, Papua New Guinea / Milan Stanek and Florence Weiss -- Why do the Tiwi want a new township? / Eric Venbrux -- Staging a political challenge : the story of Tokelau te Ata / Ingjerd Hoëm -- The new modernities / Marilyn Strathern
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
vi, 417 pages
Isbn
9781859731642
Lccn
98185362
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)40540509
  • (OCoLC)ocm40540509
Label
Common worlds and single lives : constituting knowledge in Pacific societies, edited by Verena Keck
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Reflections on knowledge in an Oceanic setting / Raymond Firth -- Body, being and identity in Ambonwari, Papua New Guinea / Borut Telban -- On the acquisition of knowledge : teaching kinship through the body among the Tiwi of Northern Australia / Andrée Grau -- Cannibalism and compassion : transformations in Fijian concepts of the person / Christina Toren -- A twist of the rope / Andrew Strathern -- Biographies of social action : excessive portraits / Lisette Josephides -- 'Praying Samoa and praying oui-oui' : making Christianity local on Lifu (Loyalty Islands) / Anna Paini -- Appropriating the other : a case study from New Britain / Monique Jeudy-Ballini -- Experiencing outside worlds : Tannese labour recruitment in the second half of the nineteenth century / Ronald Adams -- Intrusions into the female realm : the medicalization of human procreation among the Kwanga in Papua New Guinea / Brigit Obrist van Eeuwijk -- The Chuukese women's status : traditional and modern elements / Beatriz Moral -- Showing the invisible : violence and politics among the Ankave-Anga (Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea) / Pierre Lemonnier -- 'Big man' and 'Big woman' in the village -- elite in the town. The Iatmul, Papua New Guinea / Milan Stanek and Florence Weiss -- Why do the Tiwi want a new township? / Eric Venbrux -- Staging a political challenge : the story of Tokelau te Ata / Ingjerd Hoëm -- The new modernities / Marilyn Strathern
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
vi, 417 pages
Isbn
9781859731642
Lccn
98185362
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)40540509
  • (OCoLC)ocm40540509

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