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Part One. Mapping Materiality in Time and Place

  1. Alterity and Autochthony: Austronesian Cosmographies of the Marvellous (PDF, 0.2MB)Marshall Sahlins doi
  2. Moving Objects: Reflections on Oceanic Collections (PDF, 0.6MB)Margaret Jolly doi
  3. Kanak Engraved Bamboos: Stories of the Past, Stories of the Present (PDF, 1.1MB)Roberta Colombo Dougoud doi
  4. Re-dressing Materiality: Robes Mission from ‘Colonial’ to ‘Cultural’ Object, and Entrepreneurship of Kanak Women in Lifou (PDF, 1.2MB)Anna Paini doi

Part Two. Value and Agency: Local Experiences in Expanded Narratives

  1. Kanak Women on the Move in Contemporary New Caledonia (PDF, 0.2MB)Marie-Claire Beboko-Beccalossi doi
  2. A Fat Sow Named Skulfi: ‘Expensive’ Words in Dobu Island Society (PDF, 0.3MB)Susanne Kuehling doi
  3. Development, Tourism and Commodification of Cultures in Vanuatu (PDF, 0.2MB)Marc Tabani doi
  4. Diversification of Foods and their Values: Pacific Foodscapes (PDF, 0.3MB)Nancy J. Pollock doi
  5. The Innovation of Tradition: Reflections on the Ebb and Flow of Heritage Regimes in Fiji (PDF, 0.3MB)Guido Carlo Pigliasco doi