Synthetic Histories: Possible Futures for Papuan Pasts

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2010

Authors

Ballard, Christopher

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Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group

Abstract

This article considers the case for synthetic histories-broad narratives of historical process that critically combine the insights and perspectives of research from multiple disciplines. Drawing on the 28 contributions to the edited volume Papuan Pasts,

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Keywords: Anthropological holism; Austronesian; Historical synthesis; Multi-disciplinary inquiry; Papuan

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Reviews in Anthropology

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Journal article

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DOI

10.1080/00938157.2010.524865

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2037-12-31