5 edition of Common Worlds and Single Lives found in the catalog.
November 1, 1998 by Berg Publishers .
Written in English
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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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