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              Books by Will Rollason

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              The Melanesian World
                

              The Melanesian World (Paperback)

              Edited by Hirsch, Eric; Rollason, Will

              • RRP: $93.99
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              This wide-ranging volume captures the diverse range of societies and experiences that form what has come to be known as Melanesia. It covers prehistoric, historic and contemporary issues, and includes work by art historians, political scientists, geographers and anthropologists. ...The chapters range from studies of subsistence, ritual and ceremonial exchange to accounts of state violence, new media and climate change. The 'Melanesian world' assembled here raises questions that cut to the heart of debates in the human sciences today, with profound implications for the ways in which scholars across disciplines can describe and understand human difference. This impressive collection of essays represents a valuable resource for scholars and students alike.
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              ISBN 9780367730673
              Released NZ 18 Dec 2020
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              The Melanesian World
                

              The Melanesian World (Hardback)

              Edited by Hirsch, Eric; Rollason, Will

              • RRP: $330.00
              • $330.00
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              This comprehensive volume captures the diverse range of societies and experiences that form what has come to be known as Melanesia. It covers prehistoric, historic and contemporary issues, and includes work by anthropologists, geographers, political scientists and art historians.... The chapters range from studies of subsistence, ritual and ceremonial exchange to accounts of state violence, new media and climate change. The `Melanesian world' assembled here raises questions that cut to the heart of debates in the human sciences today, with profound implications for the ways in which scholars across disciplines can describe and understand human difference. This impressive collection of essays represents a valuable resource for scholars and students alike.
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              ISBN 9781138693715
              Released NZ 8 May 2019
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Worlds
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              Pacific Futures: Projects, Politics and Interests
                

              Pacific Futures: Projects, Politics and Interests (Hardback)

              Edited by Rollason, Will

              • RRP: $155.50
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              Pacific Futures asks how our understanding of social life in the Pacific would be different if we approached it from the perspective of the futures which Pacific people dream of, predict or struggle to achieve, not the reproduction of cultural tradition.

              ISBN 9781782383505
              Released NZ 1 Jun 2014
              Publisher Berghahn Books
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Pacific Perspectives: Studies of the European Society for Oceanists
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              We Are Playing Football: Sport and Postcolonial Subjectivity, Panapompom, Papua New Guinea
               

              We Are Playing Football: Sport and Postcolonial Subjectivity, Panapompom, Papua New Guinea (Hardback, Unabridged edition)

              By Rollason, Will

              • RRP: $140.50
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              Sport is an important part of the lives of rural Papua New Guineans, and a significant connection to global imaginaries for economically marginal villagers. This book studies the history and effects of grassroots sport in Papua New Guinea. It explores motives, methods and results... of Panapompom people's work to recreate global images of football.
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              ISBN 9781443825894
              Released NZ 4 Feb 2011
              Publisher Cambridge Scholars Publishing
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Motorbike People: Power and Politics on Rwandan Streets
               

              Motorbike People: Power and Politics on Rwandan Streets (Hardback)

              By Rollason, Will

              • RRP: $278.99
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              This book is an ethnography of the lives and livelihoods of motorcycle taxi drivers in Kigali, Rwanda. It is a thought-provoking critique of social-scientific concepts of power that explores the possibilities of theorizing power in ethnographic terms.

              ISBN 9781498576819
              Released NZ 15 Jan 2020
              Publisher Lexington Books
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