5 edition of American Anthropology in Micronesia found in the catalog.
by University of Hawaii Press
Written in English
|Contributions||Robert C. Kiste (Editor), Mac Marshall (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||628|
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These include a questioning of the notion of 'Micronesia', the tension between the postwar era of government-funded applied anthropology and the more recent period of pure research, and the degree to which American anthropological involvement in Micronesia influenced the US administration, Micronesia and Micronesians, and the wider discipline.".
American Anthropology in Micronesia Book Description: "A major, unique, and useful contribution to the understanding of regional ethnography in general and of Micronesia in particular. "American Anthropology in Micronesia: An Assessment evaluates how anthropological research in the Trust Territory has affected the Micronesian people, the U.S.
colonial administration, and the discipline of anthropology itself. American Anthropology in Micronesia An Assessment by Robert Kiste Editor Mac Marshall Editor. ebook. and examines the research that has been conducted by American anthropologists in specific topical areas of sociocultural anthropology.
Kiste,American anthropology in Micronesia: An assessment Honolulu, HI:Univ of Hawai'i Press, Author(s): Meijl, A.H.M. vanAuthor: A.H.M. van Meijl. the American Anthropological Association (Logan and Huntxi).
Today medical anthropology is the largest topical subfield in American anthropol-ogy (Schensul15). Yet medical anthropology has never had a prominent place in anthropological work in Micronesia, and health care providers inCited by: The history of American anthropology in Micronesia is a fascinating story in itself.
In earlythe volume American Anthropol ogy in Micronesia: An Assessment edited by the authors of this paper was published by University of Hawai'i Press. The idea to as sess anthropology's involvement in the "tiny islands" began with Kiste's conversations at. Download Citation | American Anthropology in Micronesia, | Before the Second World War, relatively few American anthropologists had worked in the Pacific, and Micronesia was virtually.
American Anthropology in Micronesia: An Assessment (review) American Anthropology in Micronesia: An Assessment (review) Lieber, Michael D. the contemporary pacific fall cal, and local contexts of research on the one hand and the disciplinary trends that influence research agendas and the research results that influence the larger discipline on.
Summary This paper under the headline "American Anthropology in Micronesia" focuses on the fact that the affinity group in this research will be Micronesians who spent a lot of time under American rule and have sub-groups like Carolines, Marshalls, and Marianas.
Download full paper Fileavailable for editing. American Anthropology in Micronesia by Robert Kiste is available in these libraries OverDrive (Rakuten OverDrive): eBooks, audiobooks and videos for libraries This text evaluates how anthropological research in the Trust Territory has affected the Micronesian people, the US colonial administration and the discipline of anthropology itself.
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