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Common Worlds and Single Lives

Constituting Knowledge in Pacific Societies (Explorations in Anthropology)

by Verena Keck

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Published by Berg Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethnography,
  • Social Science,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Sociology,
  • Pacific Ocean,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Social Science / Sociology / General,
  • Anthropology - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages384
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8623198M
    ISBN 101859731694
    ISBN 109781859731697


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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: vi, pages ; 22 cm: Contents: Reflections on knowledge in an Oceanic setting / Raymond Firth --Body, being and identity in Ambonwari, Papua New Guinea / Borut Telban --On the acquisition of knowledge: teaching kinship through the body among the Tiwi of Northern.

Common Worlds and Single Lives: Constituting Knowledge in Pacific Societies, edited by Verena Keck. Explorations in Anthropology. Oxford and New York: Berg, isbn cloth, ; paper, ; vi + pages, notes, bibliographies, index.

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