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Adoption in Eastern Oceania

Author: Vern Carroll
Publisher: Honolulu : University of Hawaii Press, 1970.
Series: Association for social anthropology in Oceania. Monograph series
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Vern Carroll
ISBN: 0870221108 9780870221101
OCLC Number: 489719441
Description: VIII, 425 p. : fig., graph. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction: What does adoption mean? By V. Carroll --
Traditional and modern adoption patterns in Hawaii, by A. Howard, R.H. Heighton, Jr., C.E. Jordan, R.G. Gallimore --
Adoption in the Society Islands, by A. Hooper --
Tahitian adoption as a psychological message, by R.I. Levy --
Adoption on Rangiroa Atoll, Tuamotu Archipelago, by P. Ottino --
Adoption on Nukuoro, by V. Carroll --
Adoption on Kapingamarangi, by M.D. Lieber --
Banaban adoption, by M.G. Silverman --
Some legal aspects of Gilbertese adoption, by H.P. Lundsgaarde --
Adoption, guardianship, and social stratification in the Northern Gilbert Island, by B. Lambert --
Adoption on Ponape, by J.L. Fischer --
Adoption on Romonum, Truk, by R. Gallagher Goodenough --
Adoption on Rotuma, by A. Howard --
Kinship and adoption in the Northern New Hebrides, by H.W. Scheffler --
Epilogue: transactions in parenthood, by W.H. Goodenrough --
Bibliography (p. [411]-422).
Series Title: Association for social anthropology in Oceania. Monograph series
Responsibility: Ed. by Vern Carroll.


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