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Materializing the nation : commodities, consumption, and media in Papua New Guinea

Author: Robert John Foster
Publisher: Bloomington & Indianapolis, Ind. : Indiana University Press, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An ethnographic exploration of everyday nation-making in Papua New Guinea

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Foster, Robert John, 1957-
Materializing the nation.
Bloomington & Indianapolis, Ind. : Indiana University Press, ©2002
(OCoLC)606910602
Online version:
Foster, Robert John, 1957-
Materializing the nation.
Bloomington & Indianapolis, Ind. : Indiana University Press, ©2002
(OCoLC)609355472
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert John Foster
ISBN: 0253341477 9780253341471 0253215498 9780253215499
OCLC Number: 48989213
Description: x, 202 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction : everyday nation making: the case of Papua New Guinea --
State-sponsored nation making. Take care of public telephones : moral education and nation-state formation. Your money, our money, the government's money : finance and fetishism in Melanesia --
Commercial nation making. Print advertisements and nation making. Commercial mass media : notes on agency, bodies, and commodity consumption. The commercial construction of "new" nations --
Nation making in this era of globalization. News of the world : Millenarian Christianity and the Olympic Torch Relay. Globalization : a soft drink perspective.
Responsibility: Robert J. Foster.

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