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The Shark Warrior of Alewai: A Phenomenology of Melanesian Identity
The first anthropological monograph published on the Vula'a people of south-eastern Papua New Guinea, The Shark Warrior of Alewai considers oral histories and Western historical documents that cover a period of more than 200 years in the light of an ethnography of contemporary Christianity. Van Heekeren's phenomenology of Vula'a storytelling reveals how the life of one ...more
Hardcover, 224 pages
Published January 31st 2012 by Sean Kingston Publishing
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