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Coastal Economies, Cultural Accounts: Human Ecology and Icelandic Discourse

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By: G Pàlsson

202 pages, Figs, tabs

Manchester University Press

Paperback | Dec 1994 | #32684 | ISBN: 0719043867
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Hardback | Dec 1991 | #54242 | ISBN: 0719035430
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About this book

&i;A pioneering attempt to link together the study of human ecological relations and cultural or discursive symbolism...His approach is one that offers a new lease of life to ecological anthropology&o;.
Using both the comparative literature on coastal societies, and the history of fishing in his native Iceland, Palsson shows how cultural representations of human-environmental interactions are rooted in systems of production and social life.


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