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Title Confronting the Margaret Mead legacy : scholarship, empire, and the South Pacific / edited by Lenora Foerstel and Angela Gilliam.

Imprint Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 1992.

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Moore Stacks  GN662 .C64 1992    Available  ---
Description xxxv, 298 p. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Anthropologists in search of a culture : Margaret Mead, Derek Freeman, and all the rest of us / Eleanor Leacock -- Leaving a record for others : an interview with Nahau Rooney / Angela Gilliam -- Margaret Mead from a cultural-historical perspective / Lenora Foerstel -- The stigma of New Guinea : reflections on anthropology and anthropologists / Warilea Iamo -- Margaret Mead's contradictory legacy / Anglea Gilliam and Lenora Foerstel -- For an independent Kanaky / Susanna Ounei -- The United States anthropologist in Micronesia : toward a counter-hegemonic study of sapiens / Glenn Alcalay -- Anthropology and authoritarianism in the Pacific Islands / Simione Durutalo -- Tugata : culture, identity, and commitment / John D. Waiko -- Papua New Guinea and the geopolitics of knowledge production / Angela Gilliam.
Subject Ethnology -- Oceania.
Mead, Margaret, 1901-1978.
Anthropology -- Government policy -- Oceania.
Added Author Foerstel, Lenora, 1929-
Gilliam, Angela, 1936-
ISBN 0877228868 (alk. paper)