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The Resource Monster anthropology in Australasia and beyond, edited by Yasmine Musharbash, Geir Henning Presterudstuen

Monster anthropology in Australasia and beyond, edited by Yasmine Musharbash, Geir Henning Presterudstuen

Label
Monster anthropology in Australasia and beyond
Title
Monster anthropology in Australasia and beyond
Statement of responsibility
edited by Yasmine Musharbash, Geir Henning Presterudstuen
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation pending
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Dewey number
001.944
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Musharbash, Yasmine
  • Henning Presterudstuen, Geir
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Monsters
  • Ethnology
  • Folklore
Label
Monster anthropology in Australasia and beyond, edited by Yasmine Musharbash, Geir Henning Presterudstuen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
1.Introduction: Monsters, anthropology, and monster studies / Yasmine Musharbash -- 2 .Cave men, luminoids, and dragons: monstrous creatures mediating relationships between people and country in Aboriginal Northern Australia / Joanne Thurman -- 3. Monstrous transformations: a case study from Central Australia / Yasmine Musharbash -- 4. Specters of reality: mamu in the eastern Western Desert of Australia / Ute Eickelkamp -- 5. A murder of monsters: terror and morality in an Aboriginal religion / John Morton -- 6. Burnt woman of the Mission: gender and horror in an Aboriginal settlement in Northern New South Wales / Mahnaz Alimardanian -- 7. Demons within: maleficent manifestations in the Hare Krishna movement / Malcolm Haddon -- 8. Ghosts and the everyday politics of race in Fiji / Geir Henning Presterudstuen -- 9. Entanglements between Tao people and Anito on Lanyu Island, Taiwan / Leberecht Funk -- 10.When goblins come to town: the ethnography of urban hauntings in Georgia / Paul Manning -- 11. The workings of monsters: of monsters and humans in Icelandic Society / Helena Onnudottir -- 12. Afterword: strangerhood, pragmatics, and place in the dialectics of monster and norm / Rupert Stasch
Control code
000053872379
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
vi, 228 pages
Isbn
9781137472793
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white), map
System control number
(OCoLC)894272567
Label
Monster anthropology in Australasia and beyond, edited by Yasmine Musharbash, Geir Henning Presterudstuen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
1.Introduction: Monsters, anthropology, and monster studies / Yasmine Musharbash -- 2 .Cave men, luminoids, and dragons: monstrous creatures mediating relationships between people and country in Aboriginal Northern Australia / Joanne Thurman -- 3. Monstrous transformations: a case study from Central Australia / Yasmine Musharbash -- 4. Specters of reality: mamu in the eastern Western Desert of Australia / Ute Eickelkamp -- 5. A murder of monsters: terror and morality in an Aboriginal religion / John Morton -- 6. Burnt woman of the Mission: gender and horror in an Aboriginal settlement in Northern New South Wales / Mahnaz Alimardanian -- 7. Demons within: maleficent manifestations in the Hare Krishna movement / Malcolm Haddon -- 8. Ghosts and the everyday politics of race in Fiji / Geir Henning Presterudstuen -- 9. Entanglements between Tao people and Anito on Lanyu Island, Taiwan / Leberecht Funk -- 10.When goblins come to town: the ethnography of urban hauntings in Georgia / Paul Manning -- 11. The workings of monsters: of monsters and humans in Icelandic Society / Helena Onnudottir -- 12. Afterword: strangerhood, pragmatics, and place in the dialectics of monster and norm / Rupert Stasch
Control code
000053872379
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
vi, 228 pages
Isbn
9781137472793
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white), map
System control number
(OCoLC)894272567

Library Locations

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