The Resource Entangled objects : exchange, material culture, and colonialism in the Pacific, Nicholas Thomas

Entangled objects : exchange, material culture, and colonialism in the Pacific, Nicholas Thomas

Label
Entangled objects : exchange, material culture, and colonialism in the Pacific
Title
Entangled objects
Title remainder
exchange, material culture, and colonialism in the Pacific
Statement of responsibility
Nicholas Thomas
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The author takes up issues central to modern anthropology. In so doing he raises doubts about any simple "us / them" dichotomy between Westerners and Pacific Islanders, challenging the preoccupation of anthropology with cultural differences by stressing the shared history of colonial entanglement
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thomas, Nicholas
Index
index present
LC call number
GN663
LC item number
.T46 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Material culture
  • Exchange
  • Acculturation
  • Economic anthropology
  • Anthropologie économique
  • Culture matérielle
  • Échange, Théorie de l' (Économie politique)
  • Éducation au développement
  • Culture matérielle
  • Échange, Théorie de l' (Économie politique)
  • Éducation au développement
  • Anthropologie économique
  • Acculturation
  • Economic anthropology
  • Exchange
  • Manners and customs
  • Material culture
  • Culturele antropologie
  • Acculturatie
  • Kolonialismus
  • Sachkultur
  • Tausch
  • Ökonomische Anthropologie
  • ANTROPOLOGIA
  • CULTURA MATERIAL
  • ACULTURAÇÃO
  • Sachkultur
  • Tausch
  • Kolonialismus
  • Ökonomische Anthropologie
  • Oceania
  • Océanie
  • Ozeanien
  • Océanie
  • Oceania
  • Ozeanien
  • OCEANIA (VIDA COTIDIANA)
  • Ozeanien
Label
Entangled objects : exchange, material culture, and colonialism in the Pacific, Nicholas Thomas
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
Introduction -- Objects, Exchange, Anthropology -- The Permutations of Debt: Exchange Systems in the Pacific -- The Indigenous Appropriation of European Things -- The European Appropriation of Indigenous Things -- The Discovery of the Gift: Exchange and Identity in the Contemporary Pacific
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 259 pages
Isbn
9780674257306
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
91009346
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)23212979
  • (OCoLC)ocm23212979
Label
Entangled objects : exchange, material culture, and colonialism in the Pacific, Nicholas Thomas
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
Introduction -- Objects, Exchange, Anthropology -- The Permutations of Debt: Exchange Systems in the Pacific -- The Indigenous Appropriation of European Things -- The European Appropriation of Indigenous Things -- The Discovery of the Gift: Exchange and Identity in the Contemporary Pacific
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 259 pages
Isbn
9780674257306
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
91009346
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)23212979
  • (OCoLC)ocm23212979

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