Siwai : ON19.
This collection of 8 documents is about the Papuan-speaking Siwai (also spelled Siuai) who reside in South Bougainville, Papua New Guinea. The documents in the file are all written by two ethnographers working a generation apart. The earlier ethnographer Douglas Oliver (1955) wrote the classic monog...
New Haven, Conn. :
Human Relations Area Files,
|Series:||eHRAF World Cultures. Oceania.
- Culture Summary, Siwai ; Hunting and gathering : the forage economy of the Siwai of Bougainville ; Taim bilong mani : the evolution of agriculture in a Solomon Island society ; Temporary townsfolk? : Siwai migrants in urban Papua New Guinea / John Connell
- A Solomon Island society : kinship and leadership among the Siuai of Bougainville ; Economic and social uses of domestic pigs in Siuai, southern Bougainville, Solomon Islands ; Human relations and language in a Papuan-speaking tribe of southern Bougainville, Solomon Islands : an essay on methodology ; Land tenure in northeast Siuai, southern Bougainville, Solomon Islands / By Douglas L. Oliver.