Hard bargaining in Sumatra : western travelers and Toba Bataks in the marketplace of souvenirs / Andrew Causey

Author(s): Causey, Andrew
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Subjects: Toba-Batak (Indonesian people)--Social conditions
Toba-Batak (Indonesian people)--Economic conditions
Wood-carving, Toba-Batak--Indonesia--Samosir Island
Culture and tourism--Indonesia--Samosir Island
Souvenirs (Keepsakes)--Indonesia--Samosir Island
Samosir Island (Indonesia)--Economic conditions
Samosir Island (Indonesia)--Social life and customs
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press, c2003
Series: Southeast Asia
LC Classification: D, DS
Physical Description: ix, 292 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), map ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Acknowledgments
Introduction: "Tunggu Dulu Tesnya...": Stories from the Fancy Mat 1
Ch. 1. Orienting the View 23
Ch. 2. Locating Lake Toba 42
Ch. 3. Knowing Who Is Who 70
Ch. 4. Carving a Life in Batakland 102
Ch. 5. Creating Value and Meaning 130
Ch. 6. Locating Spaces of Interaction 159
Ch. 7. Innovating Traditions 188
Conclusion: Someplace in Between 221
Notes 227
Glossary 261
References 265
Index 285
Notes: LCCN: 2003009994
ISBN: 0824826264 (alk. paper)
ISBN: 0824827473 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [265]-283) and index
OCLC Number: 52203013
ISBN/ISSN: 0824826264
0824827473