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The Resource Oceanic encounters : exchange, desire, violence, edited by Margaret Jolly, Serge Tcherkézoff & Darrell Tryon

Oceanic encounters : exchange, desire, violence, edited by Margaret Jolly, Serge Tcherkézoff & Darrell Tryon

Label
Oceanic encounters : exchange, desire, violence
Title
Oceanic encounters
Title remainder
exchange, desire, violence
Statement of responsibility
edited by Margaret Jolly, Serge Tcherkézoff & Darrell Tryon
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This volume, the result of ongoing collaborations between Australian and French anthropologists, historians and linguists, explores encounters between Pacific peoples and foreigners during the longue duree of European exploration, colonisation and settlement from the sixteenth century to the twentieth century." -- Back cover
Additional physical form
Also available in an electronic version via the Internet at the publisher's home page: http://epress.anu.edu.au.
Cataloging source
ANL
Dewey number
305.80099
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
DU19
LC item number
.O34 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1942-2013
  • 1942-2013
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jolly, Margaret
  • Tcherkézoff, Serge
  • Tryon, D. T.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cook, James
  • Tench, Watkin
  • Cultural relations
  • Pacific Area
  • Pacific Area
  • Oceania
  • Oceania
  • Oceania
  • Oceania
Label
Oceanic encounters : exchange, desire, violence, edited by Margaret Jolly, Serge Tcherkézoff & Darrell Tryon
Link
http://press.anu.edu.au/publications/oceanic-encounters
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Acknowledgements -- Contributors -- List of figures and tables -- List of abbreviations and acronyms -- Chapter 1: Oceanic encounters: a prelude / Margaret Jolly and Serge Tcherkézoff -- Chapter 2: Linguistic encounter and responses in the South Pacific / Darrell Tryon -- Chapter 3: The sediment of voyages: re-membering Quirós, Bougainville and Cook in Vanuatu / Margaret Jolly -- Chapter 4: A reconsideration of the role of Polynesian women in early encounters with Europeans: supplement to Marshall Sahlins? voyage around the Islands of History / Serge Tcherkézoff -- Chapter 5: Uncertain times: sailors, beachcombers and castaways as “missionaries” and cultural mediators in Tonga (Polynesia) / Françoise Douaire-Marsaudon -- Chapter 6; In the event: indigenous countersigns and the ethnohistory of voyaging / Bronwen Douglas -- Chapter 7: Watkin Tench's fieldwork: the journal of an “ethnographer” in Port Jackson, 1788-1791 / Isabelle Merle -- Chapter 8: The art of encounter: verisimilitude in the imaginary exploration of interior New Guinea, 1725-1876 / Chris Ballard -- Chapter 9: Black powder, white magic: European armaments and sorcery in early Mekeo and Roro encounters / Mark S. Mosko -- Chapter 10: A measure of violence: forty years of “first contact” among the Ankave-Anga (Papua New Guinea) / Pascale Bonnemère and Pierre Lemonnier -- Subject index -- People and places index
Control code
000043798649
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xix, 344 pages
Isbn
9781921536281
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustration, (some coloured) facsimiles, maps;
System control number
(OCoLC)301850169
Label
Oceanic encounters : exchange, desire, violence, edited by Margaret Jolly, Serge Tcherkézoff & Darrell Tryon
Link
http://press.anu.edu.au/publications/oceanic-encounters
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Acknowledgements -- Contributors -- List of figures and tables -- List of abbreviations and acronyms -- Chapter 1: Oceanic encounters: a prelude / Margaret Jolly and Serge Tcherkézoff -- Chapter 2: Linguistic encounter and responses in the South Pacific / Darrell Tryon -- Chapter 3: The sediment of voyages: re-membering Quirós, Bougainville and Cook in Vanuatu / Margaret Jolly -- Chapter 4: A reconsideration of the role of Polynesian women in early encounters with Europeans: supplement to Marshall Sahlins? voyage around the Islands of History / Serge Tcherkézoff -- Chapter 5: Uncertain times: sailors, beachcombers and castaways as “missionaries” and cultural mediators in Tonga (Polynesia) / Françoise Douaire-Marsaudon -- Chapter 6; In the event: indigenous countersigns and the ethnohistory of voyaging / Bronwen Douglas -- Chapter 7: Watkin Tench's fieldwork: the journal of an “ethnographer” in Port Jackson, 1788-1791 / Isabelle Merle -- Chapter 8: The art of encounter: verisimilitude in the imaginary exploration of interior New Guinea, 1725-1876 / Chris Ballard -- Chapter 9: Black powder, white magic: European armaments and sorcery in early Mekeo and Roro encounters / Mark S. Mosko -- Chapter 10: A measure of violence: forty years of “first contact” among the Ankave-Anga (Papua New Guinea) / Pascale Bonnemère and Pierre Lemonnier -- Subject index -- People and places index
Control code
000043798649
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xix, 344 pages
Isbn
9781921536281
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustration, (some coloured) facsimiles, maps;
System control number
(OCoLC)301850169

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