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              Books in the Anthropology and Cultural History in Asia and the Indo-Pacific series

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              Situating the Uyghurs Between China and Central Asia
               

              Situating the Uyghurs Between China and Central Asia (Hardback, New edition)

              By Beller-Hann, Ildiko; Cesaro, M. Cristina; Finley, Joanne Smith; Edited by Harris, Rachel; Series edited by Stewart, Dr Pamela J.

              • RRP: $282.00
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              Offers an insight into the social and cultural hybridity of the Uyghurs, an officially recognised minority mainly inhabiting the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region of the People's Republic of China. This book provides an understanding of this group, focussing on the post-Soviet Ce ...

              ISBN 9780754670414
              Published 1 January 2008 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Anthropology and Cultural History in Asia and the Indo-Pacific
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              Caste, Occupation and Politics on the Ganges: Passages of Resistance
               

              Caste, Occupation and Politics on the Ganges: Passages of Resistance (Hardback, New edition)

              By Doron, Assa; Series edited by Stewart, Dr Pamela J.; Strathern, Professor Andrew

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              A study of power and resistance in everyday life which investigates how the boatmen of Banaras have repositioned themselves within the traditional social organisation and used their privileged position on the river to contest upper-caste and state domination.

              ISBN 9780754675501
              Published 28 December 2008 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
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              Series Anthropology and Cultural History in Asia and the Indo-Pacific
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              Aboriginal Family and the State: The Conditions of History
               

              Aboriginal Family and the State: The Conditions of History (Hardback, New edition)

              By Babidge, Sally; Series edited by Stewart, Dr Pamela J.; Strathern, Professor Andrew

              • RRP: $271.00
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              Examines the contemporary relations and history of Indigenous families in Australia, specifically referencing issues of government control and the official recognition of Aboriginal 'traditional owners'. This title develops a discussion of the anthropological issues of kinship an ...

              ISBN 9780754679356
              Published 6 January 2010 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Collective Creativity: Art and Society in the South Pacific
                

              Collective Creativity: Art and Society in the South Pacific (Hardback, New edition)

              By Giuffre, Katherine; Series edited by Stewart, Dr Pamela J.; Strathern, Professor Andrew

              • RRP: $271.00
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              Offers an analysis of the explosion of artistic creativity on the South Pacific island of Rarotonga. By exploring the construction of this art-world through the ways in which creativity and innovation are linked to social structures and social networks, this book investigates the ...

              ISBN 9780754676645
              Published 13 May 2009 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
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              Family, Gender and Kinship in Australia: The Social and Cultural Logic of Practice and Subjectivity

              Family, Gender and Kinship in Australia: The Social and Cultural Logic of Practice and Subjectivity (Paperback)

              By Uhlmann, Allon J.

              • RRP: $82.99
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              This ethnographically-based exploration draws on sociological, historical and demographic data to provide a comprehensive analysis of family, gender and kinship in Australia, which informs modern kinship and gender at large. Allon Uhlmann charts the cultural basis that underlies ...

              ISBN 9781138264397
              Published 31 March 2017 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
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              Migrating Genders: Westernisation, Migration, and Samoan Fa'afafine
                

              Migrating Genders: Westernisation, Migration, and Samoan Fa'afafine (Hardback, New edition)

              By Schmidt, Johanna; Series edited by Stewart, Dr Pamela J.; Strathern, Professor Andrew

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              Presents a sustained description of male-to-female transgendered identities, explaining how the fa'afafine fit within the wider gender system of Samoa and examining both the impact of westernisation on fa'afafine identities and lives, and the experiences of fa'afafine who have mi ...

              ISBN 9781409402732
              Published 10 June 2010 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
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              My God, My Land: Interwoven Paths of Christianity and Tradition in Fiji
                

              My God, My Land: Interwoven Paths of Christianity and Tradition in Fiji (Paperback)

              By Ryle, Jacqueline

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              Examining the multifaceted nature of Christianity in Fiji, My God, My Land reveals the deeply complex and often paradoxical dynamics and tensions between processes of change and continuity as they unfold in representations and practices of Christianity and tradition in people's e ...

              ISBN 9780815346791
              Published 20 December 2017 by Taylor & Francis Inc
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              Domestic Mandala: Architecture of Lifeworlds in Nepal

              Domestic Mandala: Architecture of Lifeworlds in Nepal (Paperback)

              By Gray, John

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              A rich and fascinating ethnography of domestic architecture and activities among the high caste Chhetris of Kholagaun in Nepal, this book focuses on the spatial organization, everyday activities and ritual performances that generate and display Chhetri houses as 'mandalas', sacre ...

              ISBN 9780815346647
              Published 18 December 2017 by Taylor & Francis Inc
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              Mortality, Mourning and Mortuary Practices in Indigenous Australia
               

              Mortality, Mourning and Mortuary Practices in Indigenous Australia (Paperback)

              By Tonkinson, Myrna; Burbank, Victoria; Edited by Glaskin, Katie

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              Drawing on ethnography of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities across Australia, Mortality, Mourning and Mortuary Practices in Indigenous Australia focuses on the current ways in which indigenous people confront and manage various aspects of death. The contributors e ...

              ISBN 9780815346753
              Published 18 December 2017 by Taylor & Francis Inc
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              Of Marriage, Violence and Sorcery: The Quest for Power in Northern Queensland

              Of Marriage, Violence and Sorcery: The Quest for Power in Northern Queensland (Paperback)

              By McKnight, David

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              This is a fascinating exploration of the relationship between marriage, violence and sorcery in an Australian Aboriginal Community, drawing on David McKnight's extensive research on Mornington Island. The case studies, which occurred both before and after a Presbyterian Mission w ...

              ISBN 9780815346876
              Published 18 December 2017 by Taylor & Francis Inc
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