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Disparate dimensions of a Mekeo socio-moral order: Values, emotions and dispositions in language, discourse and practice

Jones, Alan

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Terms for affective constructs and references to social ideals proliferate in the ethnography of the Mekeo, but these are often inconsistently defined and treated in isolation. I here attempt to produce a more coherent account of relevant terms and, ultimately, a systematic representation of the ontologically disparate elements that combined to produce a viable socio-moral order in twentieth-century Mekeo village society. The exercise reveals unexpected synergies between seemingly unrelated...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2015
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/98916
Source: Australian Journal of Anthropology, The
DOI: 10.1111/taja.12159

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