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Big Men Drink Beer; Drunk Big Men Do Not Hit Women

Rooney, Michelle Nayahamui


Alcohol-related violence among security-sector forces in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea (PNG), highlights ongoing concerns regarding security and violence. This In Brief explores the question: what can studies of material culture, commodities or substances offer to policymakers addressing the social, political and economic implications of alcohol?

CollectionsANU Dept. of Pacific Affairs (DPA) formerly State, Society and Governance in Melanesia (SSGM) Program
Date published: 2015
Type: Working/Technical Paper
DOI: 10.25911/5f1fffd520a59
Access Rights: Open Access


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