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Big-men and business: entrepreneurship and economic growth in the New Guinea Highlands

Ben R. Finney

Big-men and business: entrepreneurship and economic growth in the New Guinea Highlands

by Ben R. Finney

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Published by Australian National University Press in Canberra .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Goroka District (Papua New Guinea),
  • Papua New Guinea,
  • Goroka District.
    • Subjects:
    • Economic anthropology -- Papua New Guinea -- Goroka District.,
    • Big man (Melanesia),
    • Entrepreneurship.,
    • Goroka District (Papua New Guinea) -- Economic conditions.,
    • Goroka District (Papua New Guinea) -- Social conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Ben R. Finney. Foreword by Douglas L. Oliver.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC687.P3 F55 1973
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxii, 206 p.
      Number of Pages206
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5097938M
      ISBN 100708102220
      LC Control Number74169796

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