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The Hiri in history : further aspects of long distance Motu trade in Central Papua / Tom Dutton editor
Bib ID 240419
Format BookBook
Description Canberra : [Development Studies Centre], Australian National University, 1982 
xv, 159 p. : ill., 9 maps ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 090915063X (paperback)
Series

Pacific research monograph ; no. 8.

Full contents
  • Pots for sago / Nigel Oram
  • Some religious aspects of the hiri / John Gwilliam
  • Towards a history of the hiri / Tom Dutton
  • The importance of being earnest in archaeological investigations of prehistoric trade in Papua / Jim Allen and Owen Rye
  • West of Bootless Inlet : archaeological evidence for prehistoric trade in the Port Moresby area and the origins of the hiri / Susan Bulmer
  • Prehistoric Papuan exchange systems / James W. Rhoads.
 
Notes

Includes bibliographies.

In English with some Toaripi, Orokolo, Purari, and Hiri Motu

Subjects New Guinean peoples: Motu. Social life. Papua New Guinea.  |  Papua New Guinea. Seaborne foreign trade, ca 1700-ca 1960. Study regions: Gulf of Papua.  |  Motu (New Guinean people) -- Congresses.  |  Commerce, Prehistoric -- Papua New Guinea.  |  Motu (Papua New Guinean people) -- Commerce.  |  Orokolo language -- Texts.  |  Purari language -- Texts.  |  Toaripi language -- Texts.  |  Papua New Guinea -- Social life and customs -- Congresses.  |  Papua New Guinea -- Commerce -- History -- Congresses.  |  Papua, Gulf of -- Congresses.
Other authors/contributors Dutton, T. E. (Thomas Edward)  |  Australian National University. Development Studies Centre

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