Paul Sillitoe's A Place Against Time: Land and Environment in the Papua New PDF

By Paul Sillitoe

A position opposed to Time is an ethnographically targeted environmental research of Montane, New Guinea, the place humans have been one of the world's first to domesticate plants a few ten millennia in the past, and the place at the present time a permanent agricultural situation maintains. It arranges its account of weather, crops topography and geology in keeping with their dating with the soils of the sector occupied by way of Wola audio system within the Southern Highlands Province of Papua New Guinea, within the Western Pacific. This ebook breaks new highbrow flooring as an ethno-environmental research with a soils point of view, ethno-pedology being a bit researched subject to date.

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