Admittedly, some may argue that Melanesian
claimants to Jewishness are really Christians, not Jews, and thus the discourse encourages no rethinking of Jewish self-definitions.
were doing to include rather than exclude Melanesian
The current unrest, while ostensibly about air travel, is underwritten by longer-term trends involving the growing impoverishment and disenfranchisement of the Melanesian
In a eucharist rich in symbolism--from the transporting of the gospel in a flower-bedecked mini-canoe by Melanesians
to the choice of homilist, music, and processional robes--Anglican bishops, their spouses and ecumenical participants gathered July 20 at the historic Canterbury Cathedral for the opening service of the 2008 Lambeth Conference.
An earlier article explored the criteria to be satisfied in order to describe a Melanesian
research methodology (Vallance, 2007).
It begins with research questions about truth and reconciliation processes in Indonesia and Timor-Leste, and is followed by Melanesian
cases as well as both from Indonesian-ruled Papua and from the independent Solomon Islands.
Minister Kubuabola updated Ambassador Ben-Schmuel, who is based in Canberra, on his recent trip to Solomon Islands for the Pacific Islands Development Forum (PIDF) Summit and the Melanesian
Spearhead Group (MSG) Leaders Summit, where he also met Israeli Special Envoy to the Pacific Islands, Mr Tibor Shalev Schlosser.
These processes reappropriate Jewish traditions not only as part of their Christian legacy but also as ancestral Melanesian
CAKARTA (CyHAN)- Indonesia's eastern city of Kupang was scheduled to host the initial Melanesian
Festival from Oct.
A central lesson from Tim Anderson's latest book is that the 'modernist' view of land as a commodity does not sit well with Melanesian
Mantovani begins from the anthropological perspective, presenting the elements of Melanesian
religions as he sees them.
SIR - On a Melanesian
island in the Pacific during World War 2, local indigenous people saw American forces air planes land full of food, medicine and clothing.
At a national level, Melanesian
countries are often classified as the world's most vulnerable countries.
High HTLV-1 prevalence rates in some indigenous Australian and Melanesian
communities coupled with frequent early childhood infection with HTLV-1 should therefore be associated with a correspondingly high risk for ATLL, yet few cases of HTLV-1-associated complications have been reported from Australasia (9,10).
Among the topics are linguistic material and marital exchange in the construction of Melanesian
societies, anthropology and the future of sexuality studies, what is left out in kinship, Godelier and the Asiatic mode, and the dialectic of cosmopolitanization and indigenization in the contemporary world system.