Modernity and Malaysia: Settling the Menraq Forest Nomads

Modernity and Malaysia: Settling the Menraq Forest Nomads

by Alberto Gomes


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780415596206
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 10/15/2010
Pages: 214
Product dimensions: 6.25(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.46(d)

About the Author

Alberto Gomes is Senior Lecturer in Anthropology at La Trobe University, Australia. His books include Looking for Money (COAC and Trans Pacific Press, 2004) and Malaysia and the Original People (with R. Dentan, K. Endicott, and M. B. Hooker, Allyn and Bacon, 1997).


Table of Contents

1. Introduction 2. Social and Cultural Milieu 3. Modernity, Development, and Tribal Communities 4. Rual Resettlement 5. Menraq as Foragers 6. From Foragers to Commodity Producers 7. Social and Cultural Change

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