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The Language of Things: Studies in Ethnocommunication in Honour of Professor Adrian A. Gerbrands (Mededelingen van het Rijksmuseum voor Volkenkunde, Leiden, 25)

Pieter ter Keurs & Dirk Smidt (editors)

Published by Rijksmuseum voor Volkenkunde, 1990
ISBN 10: 9071310396 / ISBN 13: 9789071310393
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Title: The Language of Things: Studies in ...

Publisher: Rijksmuseum voor Volkenkunde

Publication Date: 1990

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: Very Good

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208 pp., illustrations, bibliography, index. Contents: Changing interpretation in the study of art and culture: the need for a plural approach / G. W. Locher; Deciphering the language of things: aesthetics and the cultural process / F. Allan Hanson; Made by man: cultural anthropological reflections on the them of ethnocommunication / Adrian A. Gerbrands; Kominimung sacred woodcarvings (Papua New Guinea): symbolic meaning and social context / Dirk Smidt; Tami art and Siassi trade network (Papua New Guinea): an enquiry into the relationship between trade and the development of art styles / Pieter ter Keurs; Kijora: a thing for lost souls / Danielle Geirnaert; The Toraja house in ritual / Hetty Nooy-Palm; The royal whip in Cuzco: art, social structure and cosmology / R. T. Zuidema; Presentation in anthropological museums: at the crossroad of cultural anthropology and museology / G. D. van Wengen 0.0. Bookseller Inventory # 9071310396EAB052815

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