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Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Southeast Asia,
  • Southeast Asia.

Subjects:

  • Headhunters -- Southeast Asia -- History -- Sources,
  • Rites and ceremonies -- Southeast Asia,
  • Body, Human -- Symbolic aspects -- Southeast Asia,
  • Violence -- Southeast Asia,
  • Southeast Asia -- Economic conditions,
  • Southeast Asia -- Social life and customs

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementcontributors, Jules De Raedt ... [et al.] ; edited by Janet Hoskins.
GenreSources.
ContributionsRaedt, Jules de., Hoskins, Janet.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGN635.S58 H42 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 296 p. :
Number of Pages296
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL790652M
ISBN 100804725748, 0804725756
LC Control Number95023128

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Headhunting and the Social Imagination in Southeast Asia (National Endowment for the Humanities), Janet Hoskins, $35,, Ritual Communication in Eastern Indonesia (National Science Foundation), Janet Hoskins, $96,, Publications: Book: Hoskins, J. A. ().   One in particular was this book edited by Janet Hoskins with the title Headhunting and the Social Imagination in Southeast Asia. What caught my attention was there was an article in there written by an Allen R Maxwell entitled Headhunting and . Headhunting and the Social Imagination in Southeast Asia. Janet Hoskins. BUY THIS BOOK. pages. from $ Hardcover ISBN: Paperback ISBN: CITE THIS BOOK. Description Desc. Anthropology / Asia. Anthropology / Cultural and Social Anthropology. About the author. More in Anthropology—Asia. Into the Field. Sandra Pannell, ‘Travelling to Other Worlds: Narratives of Headhunting, Appropriation and the Other in the ‘Eastern Archipelago’, Oceania, 62 (), –78; Hoskins, ‘Introduction: Headhunting as Practice and as Trope’, in Hoskins (ed.), Headhunting and the Social Imagination in Southeast Asia, pp. 31–3. CrossRef Google Scholar.