Harrison, Simon (1993) THE COMMERCE OF CULTURES IN MELANESIA. MAN, 28 (1). pp. 139-158. [Journal article]
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In many parts of Melanesia, property rights in rituals were traded or formally transferred across cultural boundaries as prestige goods in the indigenous gift economies. This article examines the implications of these transactions for the understanding of ritual, political economy and cultural identity in Melanesian societies.
|Item Type:||Journal article|
|Faculties and Schools:||Faculty of Life and Health Sciences|
Faculty of Life and Health Sciences > School of Psychology
|Research Institutes and Groups:||Psychology Research Institute|
Psychology Research Institute > Peace, Conflict & Equality
|Deposited By:||Mrs Fiona Harkin|
|Deposited On:||23 Dec 2009 09:20|
|Last Modified:||13 Mar 2012 16:39|
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