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Author Bashkow, Ira
Title The meaning of whitemen : race and modernity in the Orokaiva cultural world / Ira Bashkow
Imprint Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2006
book jacket
 Ethnology Library  DU740.42 .B375 2006    AVAILABLE    30520020671708
 Modern History Library  305.8009953 B299    AVAILABLE    30550100467040
Descript xix, 329 p., [12] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 289-316) and index
Introduction: the cultural construction of whitemen -- Cultural world, postcolonial situation -- The lightness of whitemen -- The bodies of whitemen -- The foods of whitemen -- Conclusion: Whitemen beyond
Subject Orokaiva (Papua New Guinean people) -- Ethnic identity
Orokaiva (Papua New Guinean people) -- Psychology
Orokaiva (Papua New Guinean people) -- Attitudes
Blacks -- Race identity -- Papua New Guinea -- Oro Province
First contact of aboriginal peoples with Westerners -- Papua New Guinea -- Oro Province
Ethnopsychology -- Papua New Guinea -- Oro Province
Race awareness -- Papua New Guinea -- Oro Province
Oro Province (Papua New Guinea) -- Race relations
Oro Province (Papua New Guinea) -- Social conditions
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