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Author Parke, Aubrey L.

Title Rotuma : custom, practice and change : an exploration of customary authorities, the kinship system, customary land tenure and other rights / Aubrey L. Parke
Published Canberra : Coombs Academic Publishing, Australian National University, c2003

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Description xvi, 150 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 22 cm
Summary Provides a detailed analysis of the traditional social organisation and land tenure systems on Rotuma and how these have been affected by external influences and the transition from traditional to colonial to post-colonial government
Analysis Sociology: customs & folklore (Hawaii)
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: p. 133-135
Notes Contains vocabulary in Rotuman
Subject Rotumans -- Legal status, laws, etc
Kinship -- Fiji -- Rotuma Island
Land tenure -- Fiji -- Rotuma Island
Tribal government -- Fiji -- Rotuma Island
Rotumans -- Kinship
Rotumans.
Rotumans -- Social life and customs
15.90 history of Australia and Oceania.
Rotuma Island (Fiji) -- Politics and government
Rotuma Island (Fiji) -- History
Rotuma Island (Fiji) -- Social life and customs
Author Australian National University. Research School of Pacific and Asian Studies
LC no. 2004353043
ISBN 1740760247 :
Other Titles Custom, practice and change : an exploration of customary authorities, the kinship system, customary land tenure and other rights
Exploration of customary authorities, the kinship system, customary land tenure and other rights
Customary authorities, the kinship system, customary land tenure and other rights