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On the Edge of the Global free pdf This book explores the malaise present in post-colonial Tonga, analyzing the way in which segments of this small-scale society hold on to different understandings of what modernity is, how it should be made relevant to local contexts, and how it should mesh with practices and symbols of tradition.

About Niko Besnier

Niko Besnier is Professor of Cultural Anthropology in the Department of Sociology

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Author : Niko Besnier
Publisher : Stanford University Press
Data Published : 01 March 2011
ISBN : 0804774064
EAN : 9780804774062
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 328 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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