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              Primitive Economics of the New Zealand Maori
                

              Primitive Economics of the New Zealand Maori (Paperback)

              By Firth, Raymond

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              First published in 1929, Raymond Firth's original and insightful study offers a detailed account of the social and economic organisation of the Maori people before their contact with Western civilisation.

              ISBN 9780415694735
              Released NZ 19 Nov 2012
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Revivals
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              Rank and Religion in Tikopia: A Study in Polynesian Paganism and Conversion to Christianity.
                

              Rank and Religion in Tikopia: A Study in Polynesian Paganism and Conversion to Christianity. (Hardback)

              By Firth, Raymond

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              Originally published in 1970, this book represents a unique study of beliefs and ritual practices in a pagan religion, and of the processes by which a transformation to Christianity took place.

              ISBN 9780415694704
              Released NZ 11 Sep 2011
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              Tikopia Ritual and Belief
                

              Tikopia Ritual and Belief (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Firth, Raymond

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              First published in 1967, this book gives some of the fruits of the author's study of Tikopia ways of thought as the result of three field expeditions.

              ISBN 9780415694698
              Released NZ 22 Nov 2012
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              Social Change in Tikopia: Re-study of a Polynesian community after a generation
                

              Social Change in Tikopia: Re-study of a Polynesian community after a generation (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Firth, Raymond

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              Re-visiting Tikopia a decade after his first visit, Raymond Firth here examines what impact the forces of modernisation had on Tikopia society with regard to economics, law, politics and social affairs.

              ISBN 9780415850711
              Released NZ 15 Mar 2013
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              Themes in Economic Anthropology
               

              Themes in Economic Anthropology (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Firth, Raymond

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              The main focus of this volume - the processes of choice and decision-making in different economic systems - offers scope for the convergence of economic and anthropological perspectives. It concentrates on transactions that both express and influence social relationships and valu...es.
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              ISBN 9780415869249
              Released NZ 29 Oct 2013
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              Capital, Saving and Credit in Peasant Societies: Studies from Asia, Oceania, the Caribbean and middle America
               

              Capital, Saving and Credit in Peasant Societies: Studies from Asia, Oceania, the Caribbean and middle America (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Firth, Raymond; Yamey, B. S.

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              The formation and management of capital are among the central issues in economic growth, especially in 'under-developed' countries, and form the main theme in this volume. The societies examined vary widely, both geographically and also in terms of types of social and economic st...ructures. First published in 1964.
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              ISBN 9781138010222
              Released NZ 28 Apr 2014
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              Religion: A Humanist Interpretation
               

              Religion: A Humanist Interpretation (Hardback)

              By Firth, Raymond

              • RRP: $282.00
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              Treats religion as a human art, capable of great intellectual and artistic achievements.

              ISBN 9780415128964
              Released NZ 30 Nov 1995
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              Essays on Social Organisation and Values
                

              Essays on Social Organisation and Values (Hardback, New edition)

              By Firth, Raymond

              • RRP: $282.00
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              Brings together a number of papers on anthropological subjects. All these papers relate in different ways to the author's continuing interest in the study of social process, especially in the significance within a social context of individual choice and decision.

              ISBN 9781859738948
              Released NZ 1 Sep 2010
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              Series LSE Monographs on Social Anthropology
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              A Diary in the Strictest Sense of the Term
                

              A Diary in the Strictest Sense of the Term (Hardback, New title)

              By Malinowski, Bronislaw; Introduction by Firth, Raymond

              • RRP: $588.00
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              This volume presents the diary of one of the great anthropologists at a crucial time in his career. Malinowski's major works grew out of his findings on field trips to New Guinea and North Melanesia from 1914-1918. His journals cover a considerable part of that period of pioneer ...research.
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              ISBN 9780415330565
              Released NZ 26 Feb 2004
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
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              Series Routledge Library Editions: Anthropology & Ethnography
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              Primitive Polynesian Economy
                

              Primitive Polynesian Economy (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Firth, Raymond

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              A great classic of British anthropology, Primitive Polynesian Economy was first published in 1939.

              ISBN 9780415866545
              Released NZ 28 Aug 2013
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