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The Resource Cannibal talk : the man-eating myth and human sacrifice in the South Seas, Gananath Obeyesekere

Cannibal talk : the man-eating myth and human sacrifice in the South Seas, Gananath Obeyesekere

Label
Cannibal talk : the man-eating myth and human sacrifice in the South Seas
Title
Cannibal talk
Title remainder
the man-eating myth and human sacrifice in the South Seas
Statement of responsibility
Gananath Obeyesekere
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Obeyesekere, Gananath
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Cannibalism
Label
Cannibal talk : the man-eating myth and human sacrifice in the South Seas, Gananath Obeyesekere
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • 5.
  • The later fate of heads : cannibalism, decapitation, and capitalism
  • 6.
  • Cannibal feasts in nineteenth-century Fiji : seamen's yarns and the ethnographic imagination
  • 7.
  • Narratives of the self : Chevalier Peter Dillon's Fijian cannibal adventures
  • 8.
  • On quartering and cannibalism and the discourses of savagism
  • 1.
  • Anthropology and the man-eating myth
  • 2.
  • "British cannibals" : dialogical misunderstandings in the South Seas
  • 3.
  • Concerning violence : a backward journey into Maori anthropophagy
  • 4.
  • Savage indignation : cannibalism and the parodic
  • Introduction: Anthropology and the maneating myth -- "British cannibals" : dialogical misunderstandings in the South Seas -- Concerning violence : a backward journey into Maori anthropophagy -- Savage indignation : cannibalism and the parodic -- The later fate of heads : cannibalism, decapitation, and capitalism -- Cannibal feasts in nineteenth century Fiji : seamen's yarns and the ethnographic imagination -- Narratives of the self : Chevalier Peter Dillon's cannibal adventures -- On quartering and cannibalism and the discourses of savagism -- Conclusion
Control code
8738515
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xx, 320 p.
Isbn
9780520243071
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004018117
System control number
  • (BNAtoc) 2004018117
  • (DLC) 2004018117
Label
Cannibal talk : the man-eating myth and human sacrifice in the South Seas, Gananath Obeyesekere
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • 5.
  • The later fate of heads : cannibalism, decapitation, and capitalism
  • 6.
  • Cannibal feasts in nineteenth-century Fiji : seamen's yarns and the ethnographic imagination
  • 7.
  • Narratives of the self : Chevalier Peter Dillon's Fijian cannibal adventures
  • 8.
  • On quartering and cannibalism and the discourses of savagism
  • 1.
  • Anthropology and the man-eating myth
  • 2.
  • "British cannibals" : dialogical misunderstandings in the South Seas
  • 3.
  • Concerning violence : a backward journey into Maori anthropophagy
  • 4.
  • Savage indignation : cannibalism and the parodic
  • Introduction: Anthropology and the maneating myth -- "British cannibals" : dialogical misunderstandings in the South Seas -- Concerning violence : a backward journey into Maori anthropophagy -- Savage indignation : cannibalism and the parodic -- The later fate of heads : cannibalism, decapitation, and capitalism -- Cannibal feasts in nineteenth century Fiji : seamen's yarns and the ethnographic imagination -- Narratives of the self : Chevalier Peter Dillon's cannibal adventures -- On quartering and cannibalism and the discourses of savagism -- Conclusion
Control code
8738515
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xx, 320 p.
Isbn
9780520243071
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004018117
System control number
  • (BNAtoc) 2004018117
  • (DLC) 2004018117

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