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Frustrated Modernity: Kerewo Histories and Historical Consciousness, Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea

Di Rosa, Dario

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This thesis takes Kerewo historical consciousness as the frame for an analysis of the ways in which reflections on the past are fundamentally informed by orientations towards the future. In particular, I draw on various representations of the historical event of the killing of missionary James Chalmers in 1901, and its consequences, to explore local conceptions of modernity as a moral state withheld from Kerewo in the absence of a reconciliation with their...[Show more]

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Date published: 2018
Type: Thesis (PhD)
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/148575
DOI: 10.25911/5d51429b56974
Access Rights: Restricted access

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