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The Great Village - a book by Belshaw, Cyril S.

The Great Village

The Economic and Social Welfare of Hanuabada, an Urban Community in Papua

The Great Village( )
Author: Belshaw, Cyril S.
ISBN:978-0-415-86662-0
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:Routledge
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $48.95
Book Description:

This book is the first systematic study of the urban Papuan and analyses, among other things, the family, household budgets, the proliferation of ceremonial and the re-birth of sorcery. The study can be compared, from the point of view of methods and research problems, with the increasing number of accounts of the urbanization of traditional societies, particularly in Africa. Hanuabada is not, however, 'de-tribalized' and it has maintained its boundaries intact against overwhelming...
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Pages:330
Detailed Subjects: Business & Economics / Economic Conditions
Social Science / Customs & Traditions
Social Science / Sociology / Urban
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.5 x 8.5 Inches
Book Weight:0.74 Pounds

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