Title: Pacific Identities: Noumea Symposium ...
Publisher: The Australian National University
Publication Date: 2000
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: Very Good
434 pp., bibliography. In English and French. All articles are in English and French. Contents: Pacific identities and modernities by Marshall Sahlins; The mirage of accountability and transparency by Tuiatua Tupua Tamasese Efi; Identity and power in Vanuatu by Darrell Tryon; Tahitian idenity: Human realities and historical identity by Pierre Vérin; Foundations and development of custom in New Caledonia by Jean-Pierre Doumenge; The battle for custom and its implications in the Pacific by Paul de Deckker; Polynesian identity in multi-cultural contexts by Matori Yamamoto; Identity and language by Louise Peltzer; The emerging intellectual architecture of the Pacific by Éric Waddell; Rural-Urban migration in Papua New Guinea: A human ecological discussion by Ryutaro Ohtsuka; Recent changes in Pacific Island Christianity by John Barker; Custom, modernity and contradiction: Local and national identities in Papua New Guinea by Andrew Strathern and Pamela Stewart-Strathern; The voice of the people, ethnic identity and nation building in Fiji by Brij V. Lal; The impossible hero, chiefs and leaders in Kanaky (New Caledonia 19th/20th Centuries) by Alban Bensa; Multiculturalism and construction of a national identity: The Historical case of Samoan/European relations by Serge Tcherkézoff 0.0. Bookseller Inventory # PNGCON4X112612-1
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