1st Edition

Making Sense of Hierarchy: Cognition as Social Process in Fiji
Fijian Hierarchy and Its Constitution in Everyday Ritual Behavior

ISBN 9780367716547
Published March 31, 2021 by Routledge
302 Pages

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Book Description

Analyses Fijian hierarchy and its constitution in everyday ritual behaviour.

Table of Contents

List of figures, List of tables, Preface, Preliminary notes, 1. Introduction, 2. Kinship and hierarchy within the household, 3. Transforming equality into hierarchy, 4. Hierarchy and equality beyond the household, 5. Containing equality-the yaqona ceremony, 6. Hierarchy and space in the church, 7. Government and traditional hierarchy, 8. Learning about seniority and gender, 9. Understanding above/below, 10. Cognition as a microhistorical process, Appendices, Bibliography, Index

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Christina Toren