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The Resource Rethinking women's roles : perspectives from the Pacific, edited by Denise O'Brien and Sharon W. Tiffany

Rethinking women's roles : perspectives from the Pacific, edited by Denise O'Brien and Sharon W. Tiffany

Label
Rethinking women's roles : perspectives from the Pacific
Title
Rethinking women's roles
Title remainder
perspectives from the Pacific
Statement of responsibility
edited by Denise O'Brien and Sharon W. Tiffany
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GN668
LC item number
.R45 1984
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • O'Brien, Denise
  • Tiffany, Sharon W
  • Association for Social Anthropology in Oceania
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Sex role
  • Women
  • Ethnology
  • Melanesia
  • Oceania
Label
Rethinking women's roles : perspectives from the Pacific, edited by Denise O'Brien and Sharon W. Tiffany
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on papers presented at two consecutive meetings of the Association for Social Anthropology in Oceania
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 201-227
Contents
Feminist preceptions in anthropology / Sharon W. Tiffany -- Domesticity and the denigration of women / Marilyn Strathern -- Complementarity, the relationship between female and male in the East Sepik Village of Bun, Papua New Guinea / Nancy McDowell -- "Women never hunt," the portrayal of women in Melanesian ethnography / Denise O'Brien -- Revenge suicide by Lusi women, an expression of power / Dorothy Ayers Counts -- Women, work, and change in Nagovisi / Jill Nash -- Pigs, pearlshells, and "women's work," collective response to change in Highland Papua New Guinea / Lorraine Dusak Sexton -- "Sing to the Lord a new song," women in the churches of Oceania / Charles W. Forman -- European women in the Solomons Islands, 1900-1942, accommodation and change on the Pacific frontier / James A. Boutilier
Control code
10273876
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 237 p.
Isbn
9780520051423
Lccn
83024213
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Rethinking women's roles : perspectives from the Pacific, edited by Denise O'Brien and Sharon W. Tiffany
Publication
Note
  • Based on papers presented at two consecutive meetings of the Association for Social Anthropology in Oceania
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 201-227
Contents
Feminist preceptions in anthropology / Sharon W. Tiffany -- Domesticity and the denigration of women / Marilyn Strathern -- Complementarity, the relationship between female and male in the East Sepik Village of Bun, Papua New Guinea / Nancy McDowell -- "Women never hunt," the portrayal of women in Melanesian ethnography / Denise O'Brien -- Revenge suicide by Lusi women, an expression of power / Dorothy Ayers Counts -- Women, work, and change in Nagovisi / Jill Nash -- Pigs, pearlshells, and "women's work," collective response to change in Highland Papua New Guinea / Lorraine Dusak Sexton -- "Sing to the Lord a new song," women in the churches of Oceania / Charles W. Forman -- European women in the Solomons Islands, 1900-1942, accommodation and change on the Pacific frontier / James A. Boutilier
Control code
10273876
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 237 p.
Isbn
9780520051423
Lccn
83024213
Other physical details
ill., maps

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