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Author Sillitoe, Paul

Title Built in Niugini Constructions in the Highlands of Papua New Guinea
Published Canon Pyon : Sean Kingston Publishing, 2017

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Description 1 online resource (365 p.)
Series The RAI Series ; v.1
The RAI Series
Contents Intro -- Contents -- Figures -- Maps & Plates -- Tables -- Foreword -- Preface -- Chapter 1 -- Whys and wherefores of construction -- Chapter 2 -- A dwelling perspective -- Chapter 3 -- Locating the house, locating the social -- Chapter 4 -- A seminar: what can archaeology and anthropology do together? -- Chapter 5 -- Seminar postscript: accessing minds, past and present -- Chapter 6 -- Building materials and materiality -- Chapter 7 -- House construction: a how-to-do-it account and critique -- Chapter 8 -- Some other structures: Tradition and change
Chapter 9 -- Snakes and bridges: social constructivism? -- Chapter 10 -- Gender structures and divisions -- Chapter 11 -- Passing on knowing: hands-on participation -- Chapter 12 -- Knowing the tacit -- Chapter 13 -Doing it to know it -- Appendix -- Glossary of Wola construction terms -- References
Notes Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 317-334) and index
Subject Wola (Papua New Guinean people) -- Dwellings
Dwellings -- Papua New Guinea -- Design and construction
Building -- Papua New Guinea
Architecture and anthropology -- Papua New Guinea
Architecture and anthropology
Building
Dwellings -- Design and construction
Papua New Guinea
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2018487790
ISBN 9781912385096
1912385090