By John Barker
This compelling ethnography deals a nuanced case learn of the ways that the Maisin of Papua New Guinea navigate urgent monetary and environmental matters. superbly written and obtainable to such a lot readers, Ancestral Lines is designed with introductory cultural anthropology classes in brain. Barker has geared up the publication into chapters that replicate the various significant issues coated in introductory cultural anthropology, comparable to kinship, financial pursuit, social preparations, gender family members, faith, politics, and the surroundings. the second one variation has been revised all through, with a brand new timeline of occasions and a last bankruptcy that brings readers brand new on vital occasions when you consider that 2002, together with a devastating cyclone and an important court docket victory opposed to the forestry industry.
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Ancestral Lines: The Maisin of Papua New Guinea and the Fate of the Rainforest, Second Edition (Teaching Culture: UTP Ethnographies for the Classroom) by John Barker