Anuta: Polynesian Lifeways for the Twenty-First Century - download pdf or read online

By Richard Feinberg

ISBN-10: 1606351397

ISBN-13: 9781606351390

Revised to stimulate and interact an undergraduate pupil viewers, Feinberg’s up to date account of Anuta opens with a bankruptcy on his diversified reviews while he firstly undertood fieldwork during this tiny, remoted Polynesian neighborhood within the Solomon Islands. the subsequent chapters discover cominant cultural positive factors, together with language, kinship, marriage, politics, and religion—topics that align with material lined in introductory anthropology classes. the ultimate bankruptcy seems at a number of the demanding situations Anutans face within the twenty-first century. Like many different peoples residing on small, distant islands, Anutans attempt to keep up conventional values whereas while turning into all in favour of the realm industry financial system. In all, Feinberg offers readers fabulous fabric for learning the family among demography, surroundings, tradition, and society during this altering world.

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