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Social organization and cultural aesthetics : essays in honor of William H. Davenport / edited by William W. Donner and James G. Flanagan.

By: Davenport, William H, 1922-
Contributor(s): Donner, William Wilkinson | Flanagan, James G | American Anthropological Association. Annual meeting (91: 1992: San Francisco)
Language: English Publisher: Lanham, Oxford : University Press of America, 1997.Description: [v], 151p. : ill. ; 22cm.ISBN: 0761807837
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Collection grew out of a session at the 1992 annual meeting of the American Anthropological Association, San Francisco. - Includes bibl. references. - Contents: W.H. Davenport, principal works; Missionary ventures in Hawaii / Judith Modell; Empowered women / L. Zimmer-Tamakoshi; Exchanging sisters is not a game / J.G. Flanagan; Kinship and social organization / W.W. Donner; Resepsi: Dou Donggo wedding receptions as cultural critique / Peter Just; Chiefs who fall down and get washed out to sea: the limitation of museum objects in the reprsentation of ethnographic reality / Miriam Kahn; Affect and paradox in museum exhibits / Peter H. Welsh.