The Chimbu: A Study of Change in the New Guinea Highlands

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In 1933 an Australian expedition discovered in the New Guinea Highlands a people who had for thousands of years been living isolated from the civilized world, the Chimbu. Never before was the westernization of an isolated people so thoroughly examined. This volume illustrates, contrary to widely held preconceptions about the nature of primitive societies, that the Chimbu have always been an adaptable people, whose concern for the present and for change has surpassed their attachment to tradition and the past. Originally ...

The Chimbu: A Study of Change in the New Guinea Highlands 2013, Routledge, London

ISBN-13: 9780415866637

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The Chimbu: A Study of Change in the New Guinea Highlands 2004, Routledge, Hoboken, United States

ISBN-13: 9780415330527

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The Chimbu: A Study of Change in the New Guinea Highlands 1973, Routledge & Kegan Paul PLC, London

ISBN-13: 9780710075727

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The Chimbu: A Study of Change in the New Guinea Highlands 1972, Schenkman Books

ISBN-13: 9780870737572

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