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The Power of Perspective: Social Ontology and Agency on Ambrym, Vanuatu (review)

The Power of Perspective: Social Ontology and Agency on Ambrym, Vanuatu (review) 490 the contemporary pacifi c • 20:2 (2008) districts and propagandize against The Power of Perspective: Social the uc’s moderate leftism. Le Borgne Ontology and Agency on Ambrym, also puts the political struggle in New Vanuatu, by Knut Mikjel Rio. New Caledonia in regional context and York, Oxford: Berghahn Books, 2007. makes important references to what isbn 978-1-84545-293-3, xviii + 270 was happening in Algeria, which had pages, fi gures, maps, photographs, considerable impact on the minds of appendices, glossary, bibliography, local settlers and military men and index. us$80.00. directly inspired the anti-uc riots of June 1958. There was even talk of Vanuatu’s Ambrym Island was a hot- bringing in thousands of emigrant set- spot for early British anthropologists tlers from Algeria to New Caledonia hunting obscure kinship structure. in 1962, for the very same reason that W H R Rivers, in 1914, recorded an France encouraged immigration dur- initial version of the West Ambrym ing the early 1970s nickel boom (ie, kin term system that he collected from to make the separatists a minority), William Temar who was training to be but the idea was successfully delayed a Presbyterian teacher at the Tangoa by the uc until that http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png The Contemporary Pacific University of Hawai'I Press

The Power of Perspective: Social Ontology and Agency on Ambrym, Vanuatu (review)

The Contemporary Pacific , Volume 20 (2) – Aug 1, 2008

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University of Hawai'I Press
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Copyright © 2008 University of Hawai'i Press.
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Abstract

490 the contemporary pacifi c • 20:2 (2008) districts and propagandize against The Power of Perspective: Social the uc’s moderate leftism. Le Borgne Ontology and Agency on Ambrym, also puts the political struggle in New Vanuatu, by Knut Mikjel Rio. New Caledonia in regional context and York, Oxford: Berghahn Books, 2007. makes important references to what isbn 978-1-84545-293-3, xviii + 270 was happening in Algeria, which had pages, fi gures, maps, photographs, considerable impact on the minds of appendices, glossary, bibliography, local settlers and military men and index. us$80.00. directly inspired the anti-uc riots of June 1958. There was even talk of Vanuatu’s Ambrym Island was a hot- bringing in thousands of emigrant set- spot for early British anthropologists tlers from Algeria to New Caledonia hunting obscure kinship structure. in 1962, for the very same reason that W H R Rivers, in 1914, recorded an France encouraged immigration dur- initial version of the West Ambrym ing the early 1970s nickel boom (ie, kin term system that he collected from to make the separatists a minority), William Temar who was training to be but the idea was successfully delayed a Presbyterian teacher at the Tangoa by the uc until that

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The Contemporary PacificUniversity of Hawai'I Press

Published: Aug 1, 2008

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