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Author Smith, Michael French.

Title A faraway, familiar place [electronic resource] : an anthropologist returns to Papua New Guinea / Michael French Smith.

Imprint Honolulu : University of Hawai‘i Press, 2013.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xi, 229 p. : ill., maps.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-223) and index.
Contents An eccentric longing -- Thoroughly modern Kragur -- Hot times on Kairiru Island -- Wu wei wu -- Is Kragur poor? -- Ancestors on paper -- Meetings and magic -- Preferential ballots and primeval brothers -- A clean election and its messy aftermath -- Life goes on -- God the father, the son, his mom, and the holy spirit -- No two ways about it -- The long good-bye -- One more look.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Smith, Michael French -- Travel -- Papua New Guinea -- Kragur.
Kairiru (Papua New Guinean people) -- Social life and customs -- 21st century.
Kairiru (Papua New Guinean people) -- Economic conditions -- 21st century.
Kragur (Papua New Guinea) -- Social life and customs -- 21st century.
Kragur (Papua New Guinea) -- Economic conditions -- 21st century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780824836863 (cloth : alk. paper)
0824836863 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780824839000 (e-book)

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