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Author Adams, Kathleen M., 1957-

Title Art as politics [electronic resource] : re-crafting identities, tourism, and power in Tana Toraja, Indonesia / Kathleen M. Adams.

Imprint Honolulu : University of Hawai'i Press, c2006.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xi, 286 p., : ill. (some col.), maps.
Series Southeast Asia--politics, meaning, and memory
Southeast Asia--politics, meaning, memory.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [253]-273) and index.
Contents Carvings, Christianity, and CHiPs -- Competing Toraja images of identity -- The carved tongkonan -- Mortuary effigies and identity politics -- Ceremonials, monumental displays, and museumification -- Toraja icons on the national and transnational stage -- Carving new conceptions of community in an era of religious and ethnic violence -- From Toraja heritage to world heritage.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Toraja (Indonesian people) -- Social life and customs.
Toraja (Indonesian people) -- Ethnic identity.
Wood-carving, Toraja -- Indonesia -- Sulawesi.
Architecture, Toraja -- Indonesia -- Sulawesi.
Culture and tourism -- Indonesia -- Sulawesi.
Sulawesi (Indonesia) -- Ethnic relations.
Sulawesi (Indonesia) -- Social life and customs.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0824829999 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0824830725 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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