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Melanesian odysseys

Lisette Josephides

Melanesian odysseys

negotiating the self, narrative and modernity

by Lisette Josephides

  • 186 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Berghahn Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kewa (Papua New Guinean people) -- Social life and customs.,
  • Kewa (Papua New Guinean people) -- Psychology.,
  • Oral tradition -- Papua New Guinea.,
  • Identity (Psychology) -- Papua New Guinea.,
  • Papua New Guinea -- Social life and customs.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementLisette Josephides.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDU740.42 .J65 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19907030M
    ISBN 109781845455255
    LC Control Number2008028021

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MELANESIAN ODYSSEYS Negotiating the Self, Narrative, and Modernity Lisette Josephides. In a series of epic self-narratives ranging from traditional cultural embodiments to picaresque adventures, Christian epiphanies and a host of interactive strategies and techniques for living, Kewa Highlanders (PNG) attempt to shape and control their selves and their relentlessly changing world.

This lively. Haley, N. & May R.J. (eds.) Conflict and Resource Development in the Southern Highlands of Papua New Guinea. State, Society and Governance in Melanesia Studies in State and Society in the Pacific, No.

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Many cities of men he saw and learned their minds, many pains he suffered, heartsick on the open sea, fighting to save his life and bring his comrades home. The Odyssey: Book 6 Summary & Analysis Next. Book 7. Themes and Colors Key LitCharts assigns a color and icon to each theme in The Odyssey, which you can use to track the themes throughout the work.

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