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Argonauts of the western Pacific an account of native enterprise and adventure in the Archipelagoes of Melanisian New Guinea by BronisЕ‚aw Malinowski

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Published by Dutton in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Anthropology -- New Guinea,
  • Ethnology -- New Guinea,
  • Folklore -- New Guinea,
  • Magic,
  • Barter,
  • Trobriand Islands (Papua New Guinea)

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Bronislaw Malinowski ; pref. by Sir James George Frazer.
SeriesA Dutton paperback D74
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Paginationxxxi, 527 p. :
Number of Pages527
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13524381M
OCLC/WorldCa10645304

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Sep 23,  · Argonauts of the Western Pacific is an ethnography written in the early 's that focuses on the people and trading systems of the Trobriand Islands in the western pacific near Papua New Guinea. One of the most famous pieces of ethnographic work, it is aimed toward other anthropologists as a guide, proving that anthropology is an actual chevreschevalaosta.com by: Bronislaw Malinowski (), author of Argnonauts of the Western Pacific () is still regarded as a pioneer anthropologist. Lecturing in both the UK and USA before and after the outbreak of the Second World War, he established himself as one of the most important anthropologists of . Best known for his research in the Trobriand Islands of Papua New Guinea, Malinowski went into the field for the first time in , returning for multi-month trips over the next 4 years. He published his seminal ethnography - "Argonauts of the Western Pacific" - based on this research in Bronislaw Malinowski (), author of Argnonauts of the Western Pacific () is still regarded as a pioneer anthropologist. Lecturing in both the UK and USA before and after the outbreak of the Second World War, he established himself as one of the most important anthropologists of Price: $

Argonauts of the Western Pacific book An Account of Native Enterprise and Adventure in the Archipelagoes of Melanesian New Guinea Argonauts of the Western PacificCited by: 8. Sep 10,  · Argonauts of the Western Pacific book An Account of Native Enterprise and Adventure in the Archipelagoes of Melanesian New Guinea Argonauts of the Western PacificCited by: Oct 26,  · Argonauts of the Western Pacific An Account of Native Enterprise and Adventure in the Archipelagoes of Melanesian New Guinea Language: English: LoC Class: GN: Geography, . Argonauts of the Western Pacific is the first in a trilogy on the Trobriand people. It was followed by The Sexual Life of Savages in North-Western Melanesia in , and Coral Gardens and Their Magic in

Dec 10,  · texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. Argonauts Of The Western Pacific by Malinowski, Bronislaw. Publication date Topics NATURAL SCIENCES, Biological sciences in general, General and theoretical biology Publisher. Argonauts of the Western Pacific: An Account of Native Enterprise and Adventure in the Archipelagoes of Melanesian New Guinea. First published in , this classic text examines the extensive and complex trading system maintained by the Trobriand Islanders/5(3). Dec 07,  · Argonauts of the western Pacific an account of native enterprise and adventure in the Archipelagoes of Melanesian New Guinea. With a pref. by Sir James George Frazer. by Bronisław Malinowski. 2 Want to read; Published by Dutton. Apr 16,  · Bronislaw Malinowski (), author of Argnonauts of the Western Pacific () is still regarded as a pioneer anthropologist. Lecturing in 5/5(1).