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The Resource A Papuan plutocracy : ranked exchange on Rossel Island, John Liep

A Papuan plutocracy : ranked exchange on Rossel Island, John Liep

Label
A Papuan plutocracy : ranked exchange on Rossel Island
Title
A Papuan plutocracy
Title remainder
ranked exchange on Rossel Island
Statement of responsibility
John Liep
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Liep, John
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GN671.N5
LC item number
L55 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Massim (Papua New Guinean people)
  • Massim (Papua New Guinean people)
  • Kula exchange
  • Ceremonial exchange
  • Shell money
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Social classes
Label
A Papuan plutocracy : ranked exchange on Rossel Island, John Liep
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally presented as the author's thesis (doctoral--Københavns Universitet, 2007)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [349]-363) and index
Contents
Massim transformations -- Rossel Island -- Frameworks of practice -- Dimensions of power -- Economic domains -- Shell money and valuables -- The cycle of social reproduction -- The pig feast -- The remaining forms of payment -- The rules and practice of ranked exchange -- A Papuan plutocracy
Control code
320802635
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxxviii, 376 p.
Isbn
9788779344464
Lccn
2010454018
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)320802635
Label
A Papuan plutocracy : ranked exchange on Rossel Island, John Liep
Publication
Note
Originally presented as the author's thesis (doctoral--Københavns Universitet, 2007)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [349]-363) and index
Contents
Massim transformations -- Rossel Island -- Frameworks of practice -- Dimensions of power -- Economic domains -- Shell money and valuables -- The cycle of social reproduction -- The pig feast -- The remaining forms of payment -- The rules and practice of ranked exchange -- A Papuan plutocracy
Control code
320802635
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxxviii, 376 p.
Isbn
9788779344464
Lccn
2010454018
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)320802635

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