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Person and place on Vanua Lava, Vanuatu

Hess, Sabine Claudia


This thesis draws upon existing bodies of work on 'place' and 'person ' in Melanesia, but brings them together in a new way. In the anthropological literature on Vanuatu, 'place' has been discussed in relation to colonial history, political economy and effects of the national economy rather than in relation to concepts of the person, as has been done by researchers working in Papua New Guinea and other regions of the Pacific. Personhood in Melanesia has been theorised using concepts of...[Show more]

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Type: Thesis (PhD)
Embargoed until: 26/11/2033


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