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.

Show description

Read Online or Download Anuta: Polynesian Lifeways for the Twenty-First Century PDF

Similar anthropology books

Daniel Miller,Dimitris Dalakoglou's Anthropology and the Individual: A Material Culture PDF

Anthropology is generally linked to the learn of society, however the anthropologist should also comprehend humans as contributors. This hugely unique learn demonstrates how tools of social research may be utilized to the person, whereas ultimate completely distinctive from psychology and different views at the individual.

Download e-book for kindle: Local Histories/Global Designs: Coloniality, Subaltern by Walter D. Mignolo

This ebook is a longer argument at the "coloniality" of strength by means of some of the most leading edge students of Latin American reviews. In a shrinking global the place sharp dichotomies, comparable to East/West and developing/developed, blur and shift, Walter Mignolo issues to the inadequacy of present perform within the social sciences and region reports.

Download PDF by Eleftheria Arapoglou,Mónika Fodor,Jopi Nyman: Mobile Narratives: Travel, Migration, and Transculturation

Emphasizing the function of trip and migration within the functionality and transformation of id, this quantity addresses representations of shuttle, mobility, and migration in 19th–21st-century go back and forth writing, literature, and media texts. In so doing, the ebook analyses the function of some of the cultural, ethnic, gender, and nationwide encounters pertinent to narratives of shuttle and migration in remodeling and problematizing the identities of either the tourists and "travelees" enacting within the borderzones among cultures.

Erin Beck's How Development Projects Persist: Everyday Negotiations with PDF

In How improvement initiatives Persist Erin Beck examines microfinance NGOs operating in Guatemala and problematizes the approved knowledge of ways NGOs functionality. Drawing on twenty months of ethnographic fieldwork, she exhibits how improvement versions and plans develop into entangled within the relationships between neighborhood actors in ways in which regulate what they're, how they're valued, and the stipulations in their patience.

Additional resources for Anuta: Polynesian Lifeways for the Twenty-First Century

Example text

Download PDF sample

Anuta: Polynesian Lifeways for the Twenty-First Century by Richard Feinberg


by David
4.2

Rated 4.89 of 5 – based on 30 votes