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The Abandoned Narcotic: Kava and Cultural Instability in Melanesia

Ron Brunton - Social Science - 1989 - 219 pages
In this book, Ron Brunton attempts to explain the strange geographical distribution of kava, a narcotic drink once widely consumed by south-west Pacific islanders.
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Language Planning and Policy in the Pacific: Fiji, the Philippines and ...

Richard B. Baldauf, Robert B. Kaplan - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2006 - 239 pages
This volume covers the language situation in Fiji, The Philippines and Vanuatu explaining the linguistic diversity, the historical and political contexts and the current ...
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Island Societies: Archaeological Approaches to Evolution and Transformation

Patrick Vinton Kirch - Antiquities, Prehistoric - 1986 - 98 pages
Concentrating their attention on the Pacific Islands, the contributors to this book show how the tightly focused social and economic systems of islands offer archaeologists a ...
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Clusivity: Typology and Case Studies of Inclusive-exclusive Distinction

Elena Filimonova - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2005 - 436 pages
This book presents a collection of papers on clusivity, a newly coined term for the inclusive exclusive distinction. Clusivity is a widespread feature familiar from descriptive ...
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