Peoples and cultures of the Pacific; an anthropological reader. Edited, and with an introduction, by Andrew P. Vayda.

; American Museum of Natural History
[1st ed.].. Garden City, N.Y., Published for the American Museum of Natural History [by] the Natural History Press, 1968.

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Other Authors American Museum of Natural History.
Subjects Ethnology -- Oceania.
Ethnology.
Oceania.
Description xvi, 557 pages illustrations, maps 22 cm
Copyright Date 1968.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 501-539).
Contents Part I. General -- A. Geography -- The Pacific Basin : an introduction / William L. Thomas, Jr. -- B. Physical anthropology -- Problems of Melanesian racial history / Daris R. Swindler -- Blood group genes in Polynesians and comparisons with other Pacific peoples / R.T. Simmons -- C. Linguistics -- Classification of the languages of the Pacific / George W. Grace -- D. Culture history -- Genetic classification of the Austronesian languages : a key to Oceanic culture history / George P. Murdock -- Polynesian origins / Edwin N. Ferdon -- E. Ecology -- L'humide et le sec : an essay on ethnobiological adaptation to contrastive environments in the Indo-Pacific area / Jacues Barrau -- F. Social organization -- A problem in Malayo-Polynesian social organization / Ward H. Goodenough -- Malayo-Polynesian land tenure / Charles O. Frake -- Reply / Ward H. Goodenough -- Poor man, rich man, big man, chief : political types in Melanesia and Polynesia / Marshall D. Sahllins -- Part II. Areal studies -- G. Polynesia -- Culture-areas in Polynesia / Edwin G. Burrows -- Polynesian cultural distributions in new perspective / Andrew P. Vayda -- A note on descent groups in Polynesia / Raymond Firth -- The analysis of Mana : an empirical approach / Raymond Firth -- The Samoans / Margaret Mead -- H. Micronesia -- The ethnology of Micronesia / Leonard Mason -- Suprafamilial authority and economic process in Micronesian atolls / Leonard Mason -- The social effects of Typhoon Ophelia (1960) on Ulithi / William A. Lessa -- Folktale in the Eastern Carolines / John L. Fischer -- Abortion and depopulation on a Pacific island / David M. Schneider -- I. Melanesia -- Kula : the circulating exchange of valuables in the archipelagoes of eastern New Guinea / B. Malinowski -- Headhunting practices of the Asmat of Netherlands New Guinea / Gerard A. Zegwaard -- Chimbu tribes : political organization in the eastern highlands of New Guinea / Paula Brown -- Social change and social movements / Paula Brown -- Early stages of economic development in New Guinea / Richard F. Salisbury.
Geographic Area Oceania
Network Numbers (OCoLC)332937
(OCoLC)ocm00332937
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WorldCat Identities Vayda, Andrew Peter,
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