Mountain Papuans

historical and comparative perspectives from New Guinea fringe highlands societies

Publisher: University of Michigan Press in Ann Arbor

Written in English
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  • Papuans -- Social life and customs.,
  • Papuans -- History.,
  • Daribi (Papua New Guinea people),
  • Etoro (Papua New Guinea people),
  • Foi (Papua New Guinea people)

Edition Notes

Statementedited by James F. Weiner.
ContributionsWeiner, James F.
LC ClassificationsDU740.42 .M68 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination230 p. :
Number of Pages230
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2405958M
ISBN 100472093770, 0472063774
LC Control Number87036978

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Brand new Book. An important contribution to the Melanesian literature, Mountain Papuans examines three societies of the southern New Guinean Fringer Highlands. These societies--the Daribi, Foi, and Etoro--are distinguished from Cental Highlands societies by low population density, a complex subsistence system, and the marked elaboration of Mountain Papuans.

Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, © (OCoLC) Online version: Mountain Papuans. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors   - Refer to Theme page Similarities and differences among the Mountain Papuans- The Amungme Book, Kal Muller,October Video part 1 and part 2 about the Amungme having very little control over their land and their culture being under threat.

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The western, Indonesian half of the island has a land area ofkm 2 (Beehler, ) and is Indonesia’s largest and least populated province (Frazier, ).It has wide lowland forests, a large, high central mountain range (the Central Cordillera) that runs east-west, and smaller mountain ranges north of Impressed by his ability to produce light (thanks to a ship’s lantern), the Papuans called him “karam tamo” – the man from the moon.

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