The Poetic Power of Place

This collection of papers is the fourth in a series of volumes on the work of the Comparative Austronesian Project. Each paper describes a specific Austronesian locality and offers an ethnographic account of the way in which social knowledge is vested, maintained and transformed in a particular land...

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Main Author: J. Fox, James
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Canberra ANU Press 2006
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Collection: OAPEN - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:This collection of papers is the fourth in a series of volumes on the work of the Comparative Austronesian Project. Each paper describes a specific Austronesian locality and offers an ethnographic account of the way in which social knowledge is vested, maintained and transformed in a particular landscape. The intention of the volume is to consider common patterns in the representation of place among Austronesian-speaking populations.
Physical Description:196
ISBN:9781920942861