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The Resource Pacific futures : projects, politics, and interests, edited by Will Rollason

Pacific futures : projects, politics, and interests, edited by Will Rollason

Label
Pacific futures : projects, politics, and interests
Title
Pacific futures
Title remainder
projects, politics, and interests
Statement of responsibility
edited by Will Rollason
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Pacific region presents a huge diversity of cultural forms, which have fuelled some of the most challenging ethnographic work undertaken in the discipline. But this challenge has come at a cost. Culture, often reconfigured as 'custom', has often served to trap the people of the Pacific in the past of cultural reproduction, where everything is what it has always been, or worse-outdated, outmoded and destined for modernization. Pacific Futures asks how our understanding of social life in the Pacific would be different if we approached it from the perspective of the futures which Pacific pe
Member of
Cataloging source
IDEBK
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Rollason, Will
Series statement
Pacific perspectives
Series volume
volume 2
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Oceania
  • Pacific Islanders
  • Ethnology
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Ethnology
  • Manners and customs
  • Pacific Islanders
  • Oceania
Label
Pacific futures : projects, politics, and interests, edited by Will Rollason
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pacific futures, methodological challenges / Will Rollason -- Imagining the future : an existential and practical activity / Lisette Josephides -- The hanging of Buliga : a history of the future in the Louisiade Archipelago, PNG / Will Rollason -- Why the future is selfish and could kill : contraception and the future of Paama / Craig Lind -- Gambling futures : playing the imminent in highland Papua New Guinea / Anthony Pickles -- The future of Christian critique : lost tribes discourses in Papua New Guinean publics / Courtney Handman -- A cursed past and a prosperous future in Vanuatu : a comparison of different conceptions of self and healing / Annelin Eriksen -- Chiefs for the future? : roles of traditional titleholders in the Cook Islands / Arno Pascht -- A coup-less future for Fiji? : between rhetoric and political reality / Dominik Schieder -- The devouring of the placenta : the crisscrossing and confluence of cosmological, geomorphological, ecological, and economic cycles of destruction and repair in Ruatoria, Aotearoa/New Zealand / Dave Robinson -- The human face of climate change : notes from Rotuma and Tuvalu / Vilsoni Hereniko
Control code
ocn881509765
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 248 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781782383512
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7qfcgc
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)881509765
Label
Pacific futures : projects, politics, and interests, edited by Will Rollason
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pacific futures, methodological challenges / Will Rollason -- Imagining the future : an existential and practical activity / Lisette Josephides -- The hanging of Buliga : a history of the future in the Louisiade Archipelago, PNG / Will Rollason -- Why the future is selfish and could kill : contraception and the future of Paama / Craig Lind -- Gambling futures : playing the imminent in highland Papua New Guinea / Anthony Pickles -- The future of Christian critique : lost tribes discourses in Papua New Guinean publics / Courtney Handman -- A cursed past and a prosperous future in Vanuatu : a comparison of different conceptions of self and healing / Annelin Eriksen -- Chiefs for the future? : roles of traditional titleholders in the Cook Islands / Arno Pascht -- A coup-less future for Fiji? : between rhetoric and political reality / Dominik Schieder -- The devouring of the placenta : the crisscrossing and confluence of cosmological, geomorphological, ecological, and economic cycles of destruction and repair in Ruatoria, Aotearoa/New Zealand / Dave Robinson -- The human face of climate change : notes from Rotuma and Tuvalu / Vilsoni Hereniko
Control code
ocn881509765
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 248 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781782383512
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7qfcgc
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)881509765

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