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Wage, trade, and exchange in Melanesia

a Manus society in the modern state

by James G. Carrier

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ponam Island (Papua New Guinea),
  • Papua New Guinea
    • Subjects:
    • Manus (Papua New Guinea people) -- Economic conditions.,
    • Manus (Papua New Guinea people) -- Social conditions.,
    • Acculturation -- Papua New Guinea -- Case studies.,
    • Ponam Island (Papua New Guinea) -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJames G. Carrier and Achsah H. Carrier.
      SeriesStudies in Melanesian anthropology ;, 7
      ContributionsCarrier, Achsah H.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU740.42 .C37 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 257 p. ;
      Number of Pages257
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2039122M
      ISBN 100520063899
      LC Control Number88015576


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Berkeley. Preferred Citation: Carrier, James G.and Achsah H. Carrier Wage, Trade, and Exchange in Melanesia: for it shapes much of the argument we put forward in this book. While islanders did many things that were straight out of introductory anthropology courses, these were not embedded in the sort of society those same courses so often portray.

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References Bashkow I () The Meaning of Whitemen: Race and Modernity in the Orokaiva Cultural World. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Burridge K () Mambu: A Melanesian Millennium.

Princeton: Princeton Trade Press. Carrier J and Carrier A () Wage, Trade, and Exchange in Melanesia: A Manus Society in the Modern State. Carrier, J, Carrier, A () Wage, Trade, and Exchange in Melanesia: A Manus Society in the Modern State, Berkeley: University of California Press.

Google Scholar Clastres, P () Society against the State, New York: Zone Books. The exchange of valuable feast food was immediate and equivalent. By contrast, Gebusi lacked patterns of large-scale competitive exchange--found in highland and insular areas of Melanesia--in which large gifts of food or wealth indebt the receivers until they can repay or exceed the amount with a return gift at a later : Wage, Trade, and Exchange in Melanesia: A Manus Society in the Modern State (Berkeley: University of California Press, ), by James G.

Carrier and Achsah H. Carrier (HTML at UC And exchange in Melanesia book Filed under: Africa, Southern -- Social policy -- Case studies.

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