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Transactions and creations : property debates and the stimulus of Melanesia / edited by Eric Hirsch and Marilyn Strathern
Bib ID 3094703
Format BookBook
Description New York : Berghahn Books, 2004 
[xv], 230 p. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 1571816151
Full contents
  • Property limits : debates on the body, nature and culture / Stuart Kirsch
  • Legal options for the regulation of intellectual and cultural property in Papua New Guinea / Lawrence Kalinoe
  • Seeing, knowing, owning : property claims as revelatory acts / Melissa Demian
  • Transactions : an analytical foray / Marilyn Strathern
  • Transactions in perpetual motion / Tony Crook
  • Negotiating interests in culture / Karen Sykes
  • Modes of creativity / James Leach
  • Boundaries of creation : the work of credibility in science and ceremony / Eric Hirsch.
 
Notes

Includes indexes.

Bibliography: p. [195]-216.

Subjects Intellectual property.  |  Cultural property -- Protection -- Law and legislation.  |  Culture and law.  |  Indigenous peoples -- Legal status, laws, etc.  |  Ethnology -- Melanesia.  |  Ethnobiology -- Melanesia.  |  Melanesia -- Social conditions.
Other authors/contributors Strathern, Marilyn  |  Hirsch, Eric, 1956-

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