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Materializing the Nation

Commodities, Consumption, and Media in Papua

by Robert John Foster

  • 117 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Indiana University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cultural studies,
  • Social & cultural anthropology,
  • Ethnopsychology,
  • Political Anthropology,
  • Social Science,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Sociology,
  • Papua New Guinea,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Anthropology - General,
  • Australia & New Zealand - General,
  • General,
  • Anthropology,
  • Consumption (Economics),
  • Nationalism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages184
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9714738M
    ISBN 100253341477
    ISBN 109780253341471

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In Materializing the Nation, Robert J. Foster argues that the contested process of nation making in Papua New Guinea unfolds not only through organized politics but also through mundane engagements with commodities and mass media.

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Materializing the Nation is a theory-challenging perspective on "everyday nation making" in Papua New Guinea. Foster focuses on how Papua New Guineans, from state officials to office workers, use commodities and mass media to define, promote, and often contradict particular visions of "the nation" and its "national citizens.".

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