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The Resource Clio in Oceania : toward a historical anthropology, edited by Aletta Biersack

Clio in Oceania : toward a historical anthropology, edited by Aletta Biersack

Label
Clio in Oceania : toward a historical anthropology
Title
Clio in Oceania
Title remainder
toward a historical anthropology
Statement of responsibility
edited by Aletta Biersack
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GN662
LC item number
.C57 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Biersack, Alette
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ethnohistory
  • Oceania
  • Ethnology
  • Oceania
Label
Clio in Oceania : toward a historical anthropology, edited by Aletta Biersack
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Introduction : history and theory in anthropology / Aletta Biersack -- The return of the event, again ; with reflections on the beginnings of the great Fijian War of 1843 to 1855 between the kingdoms of Bau and Rewa / Marshall Sahlins -- The transformation of a transformation : a structural essay on an aspect of Hawaiian history (1809 to 1819) / Valerio Valeri -- Inside, outside : a Hawaiian community in the world-system / Jocelyn Linnekin -- Struggles for meaning / Andrew J. Strathern -- Prisoners of time : millenarian praxis in a Melanesian Valley / Aletta Biersack -- Alejandro Mayta in Fiji : narratives about millenarianism, colonialism, postcolonial politics, and custom / Nicholas Thomas -- New Ireland is shaped like a rifle and we are at the trigger : the power of digestion in cultural reproduction / Roy Wagner -- A poetic for histories : transformations that present the past / Greg Dening
Control code
21444650
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 383 p.
Isbn
9780874743043
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
90009765
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Clio in Oceania : toward a historical anthropology, edited by Aletta Biersack
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Introduction : history and theory in anthropology / Aletta Biersack -- The return of the event, again ; with reflections on the beginnings of the great Fijian War of 1843 to 1855 between the kingdoms of Bau and Rewa / Marshall Sahlins -- The transformation of a transformation : a structural essay on an aspect of Hawaiian history (1809 to 1819) / Valerio Valeri -- Inside, outside : a Hawaiian community in the world-system / Jocelyn Linnekin -- Struggles for meaning / Andrew J. Strathern -- Prisoners of time : millenarian praxis in a Melanesian Valley / Aletta Biersack -- Alejandro Mayta in Fiji : narratives about millenarianism, colonialism, postcolonial politics, and custom / Nicholas Thomas -- New Ireland is shaped like a rifle and we are at the trigger : the power of digestion in cultural reproduction / Roy Wagner -- A poetic for histories : transformations that present the past / Greg Dening
Control code
21444650
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 383 p.
Isbn
9780874743043
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
90009765
Other physical details
ill.

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