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The Resource Traditional Micronesian societies : adaptation, integration, and political organization, Glenn Petersen

Traditional Micronesian societies : adaptation, integration, and political organization, Glenn Petersen

Label
Traditional Micronesian societies : adaptation, integration, and political organization
Title
Traditional Micronesian societies
Title remainder
adaptation, integration, and political organization
Statement of responsibility
Glenn Petersen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the extraordinary successes of the ancient voyaging peoples who first settled the Central Pacific islands some 2000 years ago. To describe and explain Micronesian societies, this book presents an overview of the region. It also considers scholarly debate about whether Micronesia actually exists as a genuine and meaningful region
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Petersen, Glenn
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ethnology
  • Matrilineal kinship
  • Clans
  • Social networks
  • Chiefdoms
  • Micronesia
  • Micronesia
  • Micronesia
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Chiefdoms
  • Clans
  • Ethnology
  • Manners and customs
  • Matrilineal kinship
  • Politics and government
  • Social networks
  • Micronesia
  • Verwandtschaftssystem
  • Mutterrecht
  • Häuptling
  • Brauchtum
  • Traditionale Gesellschaft
  • Mikronesien
Label
Traditional Micronesian societies : adaptation, integration, and political organization, Glenn Petersen
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-268) 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
Introduction : a perspective on traditional Micronesian life -- Micronesia and Micronesians -- The prehistory of Micronesian societies -- Descent and descent groups -- Household and family, land and labor -- Chieftainship and government -- Politics and leadership -- Aesthetics, beliefs, values, and behavior -- Some exceptions to the pan-Micronesian patterns -- Epilogue : traditional Micronesian societies and modern Micronesian history
Control code
ocn436752926
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 278 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780824865283
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt62v9tq
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)436752926
Label
Traditional Micronesian societies : adaptation, integration, and political organization, Glenn Petersen
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-268) 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
Introduction : a perspective on traditional Micronesian life -- Micronesia and Micronesians -- The prehistory of Micronesian societies -- Descent and descent groups -- Household and family, land and labor -- Chieftainship and government -- Politics and leadership -- Aesthetics, beliefs, values, and behavior -- Some exceptions to the pan-Micronesian patterns -- Epilogue : traditional Micronesian societies and modern Micronesian history
Control code
ocn436752926
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 278 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780824865283
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt62v9tq
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)436752926

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