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Cambridge and the Torres Strait : centenary essays on the 1898 anthropological expedition

Author: Anita Herle; Sandra Rouse
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Centenary volume of the Torres Strait Expedition suggesting new ways of looking at its work.

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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Alfred C Haddon; Alfred C Haddon; Alfred C Haddon; Alfred Cort Haddon; Alfred C Haddon
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Anita Herle; Sandra Rouse
ISBN: 0521584612 9780521584616 9780521103862 052110386X
OCLC Number: 37742400
Description: xv, 252 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Contents: Introduction : Cambridge and the Torres Strait / Anita Herle and Sandra Rouse --
Haddon attends a funeral : fieldwork in Torres Strait, 1888, 1898 / Jeremy Beckett --
Expedition and institution : A.C. Haddon and anthropology at Cambridge / Sandra Rouse --
The life-histories of objects : collections of the Cambridge Anthropological Expedition to the Torres Strait / Anita Herle --
Performing science : still photography and the Torres Strait / Elizabeth Edwards --
Getting a result : the Expedition's psychological research 1898-1913 / Graham Richards --
Fieldworkers and physiologists / Henrika Kuklick --
At the Australian-Papuan linguistic boundary : Sidney Ray's classification of Torres Strait languages / Anna Shnukal --
Making sense of diversity and complexity : the ethnological context and consequences of the Torres Strait Expedition and the Oceanic phase in British anthropology, 1890-1935 / James Urry.
Responsibility: edited by Anita Herle and Sandra Rouse.
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