Mini-Set I: South Pacific and Australasia

Mini-Set I: South Pacific and Australasia

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Spanning forty years of publishing the authors represented in this mini-set include Cyril Belshaw, Paula Brown, Kenelm Burridge, R. F. Fortune, Bronislaw Malinowski and Joan Metge. Together their volumes span both urban and rural communities in Papua New Guinea, Fiji, the Gilbert Islands, the Dobu Islands, Australia and New Zealand and cover social customs, including rites and ceremonies, economics, language and art.
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Product details

  • Hardback
  • 138 x 216mm
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0415330831
  • 9780415330831

Table of contents

Cyril S. Belshaw The Great Village: The Economic and Social Welfare of Hanuabada, an Urban Community in Papua, 1957 Hb: 0-415-33050-5 Cyril S. Belshaw Under the Ivi Tree: Society and economic growth in rural Fiji, 1964 Hb: 0-415-33051-3 Paula Brown The Chimbu: A Study of Change in the New Guinea Highlands, 1973 Hb: 0-415-33052-1 K.O.L. Burridge Mambu: A Melanesian Millenium, 1960 Hb: 0-415-33053-X R.F. Fortune Sorcerers of Dobu: The social anthropology of the Dobu Islanders of the Western Pacific, 1932 Hb: 0-415-33054-8 Arranged by Rosemary Grimble Migrations, Myth and Magic from the Gilbert Islands: Early Writings of Sir Arthur Grimble, 1972 Hb: 0-415-33055-6 Bronislaw Malinowski A Diary in the Strictest Sense of the Term, 1967 Hb: 0-415-33056-4 Joan Metge Rautahi: The Maoris of New Zealand, 1967 Hb: 0-415-33057-2 Ashley Montagu Coming into being among the Australian Aborigines: The procreative beliefs of the Australian Aborigines, 1937 Hb: 0-415-33058-0
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