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One or Two Words : Language and Politics in the Toraja Highlands of Indonesia

Author :  Aurora Donzelli

Product Details

  • Country Singapore
  • Publisher NUS Press, Singapore
  • ISBN9789813251144
  • FormatHardBound
  • LanguageEnglish
  • Year of Publication2020
  • Bib. Infoxxii, 302p. ; 229x152mm. ; 11 maps, 2 tables Includes Index ; Bibliography
  • Product Weight640 gms.
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Product Description

Offers an analysis of the power relations between centres and peripheries in one of the world's most linguistically diverse countries. The book explores how people forge forms of collective belonging to a distinctive locality through the exchange of spoken words, WhatsApp messages, ritual gifts, and elaborate political speeches and ritual chants.

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