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The Resource New lives for old; : cultural transformation--Manus, 1928-1953

New lives for old; : cultural transformation--Manus, 1928-1953

Label
New lives for old; : cultural transformation--Manus, 1928-1953
Title
New lives for old;
Title remainder
cultural transformation--Manus, 1928-1953
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Anthropological study of the Manus tribe of New Guinea, which was catapulted by the Second World War from a Stone Age culture into the path of modern civilization
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1901-1978
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mead, Margaret
Dewey number
  • 919.5
  • 572.995
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
  • GN671.N5
  • DU520
LC item number
  • M44 1956
  • .M4 1956
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
GN 671.N5 M479n 1956
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Manus (Papua New Guinean people)
  • Acculturation
  • Acculturation
  • Manus (Papua New Guinean people)
  • Acculturatie
  • Manus
  • Ethnologie
  • Manus
  • Manus (Volk)
  • Anthropology, Cultural
  • Acculturation
Label
New lives for old; : cultural transformation--Manus, 1928-1953
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 529-532)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Arrival in Peri, 1953 -- Old Peri : an economic treadmill -- The wider context in 1928 -- Yesterday's children seen today -- Roots of change in old Peri -- The unforeseeable : the coming of the American army -- Paliau : the man who met the hour -- What happened, 1946-1953 -- New Peri -- The new way -- "And unto God the things that are God's" -- Rage, rhythm, and autonomy -- New working of old themes -- The Sunday that was straight -- Women, sex, and sin -- Reprieve it -- in twentieth-century terms -- Implications for the world
Control code
ocm01736975
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxi, 548 pages
Isbn
9781258215378
Lccn
56005866
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o01736975
  • (OCoLC)01736975
Label
New lives for old; : cultural transformation--Manus, 1928-1953
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 529-532)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Arrival in Peri, 1953 -- Old Peri : an economic treadmill -- The wider context in 1928 -- Yesterday's children seen today -- Roots of change in old Peri -- The unforeseeable : the coming of the American army -- Paliau : the man who met the hour -- What happened, 1946-1953 -- New Peri -- The new way -- "And unto God the things that are God's" -- Rage, rhythm, and autonomy -- New working of old themes -- The Sunday that was straight -- Women, sex, and sin -- Reprieve it -- in twentieth-century terms -- Implications for the world
Control code
ocm01736975
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxi, 548 pages
Isbn
9781258215378
Lccn
56005866
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o01736975
  • (OCoLC)01736975

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