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The Resource Biographical objects : how things tell the stories of people's lives, Janet Hoskins

Biographical objects : how things tell the stories of people's lives, Janet Hoskins

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Biographical objects : how things tell the stories of people's lives
Title
Biographical objects
Title remainder
how things tell the stories of people's lives
Statement of responsibility
Janet Hoskins
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hoskins, Janet.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ethnology
  • Ethnology
  • Material culture
  • Kodi (Indonesia)
  • Kodi (Indonesia)
Label
Biographical objects : how things tell the stories of people's lives, Janet Hoskins
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [199]-210) and index
Contents
  • Acknowledgments
  • 1.
  • Introduction.
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • Betel Bag: A Sack for Souls and Stories.
  • p. 25
  • 3.
  • Domesticating Animals and Wives: Women's Fables of Protest.
  • p. 59
  • 4.
  • Royal Snake Shroud: Local Weaving and Colonial Kingship.
  • p. 83
  • 5.
  • Spindles and Spinsters: The Loss of Romantic Love.
  • p. 115
  • 6.
  • Drum and Masculinity: A Healer's Story.
  • p. 137
  • 7.
  • Green Bottles and Green Death: Modernity and the Ephemeral.
  • p. 161
  • 8.
  • Conclusions: Stories and Objects in Lived Dualities.
  • p. 183
  • References.
  • p. 199
  • Index.
  • p. 211
Control code
ocm37801375
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 213 p.
Isbn
9780415920124
Lccn
97040989
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Biographical objects : how things tell the stories of people's lives, Janet Hoskins
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [199]-210) and index
Contents
  • Acknowledgments
  • 1.
  • Introduction.
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • Betel Bag: A Sack for Souls and Stories.
  • p. 25
  • 3.
  • Domesticating Animals and Wives: Women's Fables of Protest.
  • p. 59
  • 4.
  • Royal Snake Shroud: Local Weaving and Colonial Kingship.
  • p. 83
  • 5.
  • Spindles and Spinsters: The Loss of Romantic Love.
  • p. 115
  • 6.
  • Drum and Masculinity: A Healer's Story.
  • p. 137
  • 7.
  • Green Bottles and Green Death: Modernity and the Ephemeral.
  • p. 161
  • 8.
  • Conclusions: Stories and Objects in Lived Dualities.
  • p. 183
  • References.
  • p. 199
  • Index.
  • p. 211
Control code
ocm37801375
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 213 p.
Isbn
9780415920124
Lccn
97040989
Other physical details
ill.

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