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Fijian society or, The sociology and psychology of the Fijians. by Wallace Deane

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Fijians.,
  • Fiji -- Social life and customs

Book details:

Classifications
LC ClassificationsDU600 D4
The Physical Object
Pagination255p.
Number of Pages255
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23299623M

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Deane, Wallace. Fijian society. New York: AMS Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors. He was one of the first graduates of the University of the South Pacific. He joined the University staff in as a lecturer in Pacific Studies. This led to his interest in studying Fijian society that culminated in the publication of The Fijian Way of Life. An in-depth study of Fijian ceremonies resulted in this book, The Fijian Ethos. Soft. Likewise, the tanoa, or yaqona bowl, also played (and still plays) an important part in Fijian society. Artist clans were so specialized that carvers in the old days only produced one particular kind of artifact – say clubs or yaqona bowls – and that was it. Fiji - Fiji - History: When Fiji’s first settlers arrived from the islands of Melanesia at least 3, years ago, they carried with them a wide range of food plants, the pig, and a style of pottery known as Lapita ware. That pottery is generally associated with peoples who had well-developed skills in navigation and canoe building and were horticulturists.

Full text of "Fijian society; or, The sociology and psychology of the Fijians" See other formats.   On 7 April Fiji held its fifth general election since gaining independence from Britain in After months of hectic campaigning, the newly formed National Federation - Fiji Labor Party Coalition won over the long-reigning Alliance Party by capturing 28 of the 52 eats in the national Parliament. On April 12 the new government was sworn into office - only to be . Tapa (traditional bark cloth) and hand woven pandanus mats play a key role in Fijian society. No traditional Fijian ceremony takes place without them. While tapa is still kept strictly for more formal occasions, hand woven pandanus mats are commonly used in Fijian households for floor covering. In Fijian village life, the task of creating these. Body, Self, and Society The View from Fiji Anne E. Becker. pages | 6 x 9 | 33 illus. Paper | ISBN | $s | Outside the Americas £ Ebook editions are available from selected online vendors "This illuminating and well-written book offers anthropologists with an interest in embodiment, concepts of the self, and medical anthropology .