Guardians Of Language

Pub Date : 1997 | Author : Robert A. Kaster | Publisher : Univ of California Press

ISBN 10 : 0520212258
ISBN 13 : 9780520212251

"Kaster's book is both rich in its deployment of an extraordinarily wide range of little-known material and original in its approach to the subject. . . . There is no question at a..

Guardians Of Marovo Lagoon

Pub Date : 1996 | Author : Edvard Hviding | Publisher : University of Hawaii Press

ISBN 10 : 0824816641
ISBN 13 : 9780824816643

In Hviding's case, the gap between the social and natural sciences is bridged as he deftly draws on conceptual frameworks from social and cultural anthropology, cultural ecology, h..

Guardians Of Empire

Pub Date : 2000-11-09 | Author : Brian McAllister Linn | Publisher : Univ of North Carolina Press

ISBN 10 : 0807863017
ISBN 13 : 9780807863015

In a comprehensive study of four decades of military policy, Brian McAllister Linn offers the first detailed history of the U.S. Army in Hawaii and the Philippines between 1902 and..

Guardians Of The Flutes Volume 1

Pub Date : 1994-12-15 | Author : Gilbert Herdt | Publisher : University of Chicago Press

ISBN 10 : 0226327493
ISBN 13 : 9780226327495

In the first systematic documentation of New Guinea rituals of manhood, Gilbert Herdt places the homosexual customs of the Sambia in their ecological and ideological contexts while..