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Cosmos and society in Oceania

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Published by Berg in Oxford, UK, Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Oceania,
  • Oceania.
    • Subjects:
    • Ethnology -- Oceania.,
    • Cosmology, Pacific Island.,
    • Rites and ceremonies -- Oceania.,
    • Oceania -- Politics and government.,
    • Oceania -- Religious life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by Daniel de Coppet and André Iteanu.
      SeriesExplorations in anthropology
      ContributionsCoppet, Daniel de., Iteanu, André.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGN662 .C67 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 338 p. ;
      Number of Pages338
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL803708M
      ISBN 10185973037X, 1859730426
      LC Control Number95040187

      London in , then, becomes not just a make-believe place where bad things happen to unknown people, but a very real geographical spot that still holds some connection for the modern reader. In , the world is sliced into three political realms — the super states of Oceania, Eastasia, and Eurasia. This book is a delight to read, and it succeeds in making science lively and engaging. The book was first published in , as a tie-in to the TV documentary series Carl Sagan's Cosmos [DVD] []. Both book and series follow the same general structure - and both are concerned with illuminating the nature of the cosmos/5(K).

        Cross-culturally, society and the cosmos are often represented through a semiotics of the body. This perspective draws on a time-honored and viable tradition in social thought that includes, among others, Hobbes ( []), Durkheim ( []), Hertz ( [] and Douglas (; see also Lipset and Silverman n.d.). Society and Cosmos: Chewong of Peninsular Malaysia by Signe Howell and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

      The society in , although fictional, mirrors the political weather of the societies that existed all around him. Orwell's Oceania is a terrifying society reminiscent of Hitler's Germany and Stalin's Soviet Union — complete repression of the human spirit, absolute governmental control of daily life, constant hunger, and the systematic. Comparing Oceania in and the USA This paper will discuss the similarities and differences between the Oceanic society of Orwell's Nineteen Eighty-Four and the society of the United States. First I will talk about the similarities and then I will finish off with the differences, all of which will be based on factual information that I have.


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