The Art of Kula

The Art of Kula

by Shirley F. Campbell, S. F. Campbell

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781859735183
Publisher: Berg Publishers
Publication date: 09/01/2002
Edition description: First Edition
Pages: 268
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Shirley F. Campbell Research Fellow, Australian National University

Table of Contents

Contents
List of Plate
List of Figures
List of Tables
Acknowledgements
Introduction

Part I
In the Beginning
'Before, There was Nothing
Craftsmen and Artists
The Making of a Carver

Part II
The Art
The Kabitam Form
The Kabitam 'Animals'
The Kabitam Colours
The Meaning of Kabitam

Part III
Kula
The Rituals of Kula1
Women of the Land, Men of the Seal
Conclusion
Notes
Bibliography
Index

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