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Anthropological approaches to political behavior / Frank McGlynn and Arthur Tuden, editors.

By: McGlynn, Frank S
Contributor(s): Tuden, Arthur
Language: English Publisher: Pittsburgh, Pa. : University of Pittsburgh Press in cooperation with Ethnology, 1991.Description: xii, 359p. : tables ; 23cm.ISBN: 082296094X
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Includes bibls. - Consists of essays reprinted from "Ethnology". - Contents: Ritual regulation in Meta' legal process / Richard G. Dillon; The place of the big man in traditional Hagen society in the central highlands of New Guinea / Ernest Brandewie; Killers, big men and priests on Malaita: reflections on a Melanesian troika system / Roger M. Keesing; All talk and no action?: Saying and doing in Kwanga meetings / Karen J. Brison; Anuak politics, ecology and the origins of Shilluk kingship / L. Lewis Wall; Strategies of legitimation and the Aztec state / Donald V. Kurtz; The structures of violence among the Swat Pukhtun / Charles Lindholm; Class, politics and family organization in San Cosme Xalostoc, Mexico / Richard W. Miller; The Oaxacan village president as political middleman / Philip A. Dennis; Patronage and community-nation relationships in central Italy / Sydel F. Silverman; Egalitarianism in an autocratic village in Israel / Harvey E. Goldberg; Conflicting political models in a Swiss commune / Daniela Weinberg; Popular devotions, power and religious regimes in Catholic Dutch Brabant / Mart Bax; From cannibal raid to Copra Kompani: changing patterns of Koriki politics / Robert F. Maher; Reciprocal influence of traditional and democratic leadership roles on Ponape / Daniel T. Hughes; The effects of writing on the Cuna political system / James Howe.