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Nomads of the Borneo rainforest

the economics, politics,and ideology of settling down

by Bernard Sellato

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Published by University of Hawaii Press in Honolulu .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Borneo,
  • Borneo.
    • Subjects:
    • Punan (Bornean people) -- Social conditions,
    • Punan (Bornean people) -- Economic conditions,
    • Punan (Bornean people) -- Agriculture,
    • Nomads -- Borneo -- Sedentarisation,
    • Shifting cultivation -- Borneo,
    • Social change -- Borneo

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-273) and index.

      StatementBernard Sellato ; translated by Stephanie Morgan.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS646.32.P85 S4513 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiii, 280 p. :
      Number of Pages280
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1080786M
      ISBN 100824815661
      LC Control Number94004291


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