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Actual Selling Price of Local Fish in Krai Market on 27.11.39
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in Raymond William Firth Papers, of London School of Economics and Political Science. Library. Archives and Special Collections Team (Malaya: Other Papers, 1939-1940 Visit) (London, England) (27 November 1939) , 2 page(s)
A typed page contains a table, apparently derived from an official report, showing the selling prices of various fish, named in Malay, at the market in Kuala Krai on Nov. 27, 1939. It may have been collected as part of Raymond Firth's 1939-40 trip to Malaya. It is written on the back of a government form printed i...
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in Raymond William Firth Papers, of London School of Economics and Political Science. Library. Archives and Special Collections Team (Malaya: Other Papers, 1939-1940 Visit) (London, England) (27 November 1939) , 2 page(s)
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Amazon Mirror (O Reflexo Do Lago)
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directed by Fernando Segtowick, 1971-; produced by Marahu Filmes (Estonia: Utopic Documentaries, 2020), 1 hour 20 mins
In the 80s, the biggest electrical dam of the Amazon forest was built in the city of Tucuruí with the goal of providing power to the aluminum industries. Forty years later, a community around the dam's reservoir still don't have access to electricity.
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directed by Fernando Segtowick, 1971-; produced by Marahu Filmes (Estonia: Utopic Documentaries, 2020), 1 hour 20 mins
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Chapter 8: Three Decades of Change and an Uncertain Future
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written by Richard Feinberg; in Anuta: Polynesian Lifeways for the Twenty-First Century (Long Grove, IL: Waveland Press, Inc., 2004, originally published 2004)
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written by Richard Feinberg; in Anuta: Polynesian Lifeways for the Twenty-First Century (Long Grove, IL: Waveland Press, Inc., 2004, originally published 2004)
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Appendix II: Notes from the Conversation of a Fisherman, November 1939 - May 1940
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in Raymond William Firth Papers, of London School of Economics and Political Science. Library. Archives and Special Collections Team (Malaya: Other Papers, Kelantan Bomoh Formulae) (London, England) (February 1940) , 23 page(s)
A 23-page, typewritten draft of an appendix for an unspecified publication comprises transcribed field notes of conversations by Raymond Firth with Awang Lung, a Malay fisherman, over a period of six months in 1939 and 1940. The appendix itself is undated, but possibly written in the early 1970s.
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in Raymond William Firth Papers, of London School of Economics and Political Science. Library. Archives and Special Collections Team (Malaya: Other Papers, Kelantan Bomoh Formulae) (London, England) (February 1940) , 23 page(s)
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At Low Tide
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directed by Anna Grimshaw, fl. 1989-2014; produced by Royal Anthropological Institute (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 2016), 1 hour 4 mins
Every day, carrying the simplest of tools, diggers across coastal Maine set out at low tide to dig for clams on the wide mud flats that stretch far into the bay. It is backbreaking work. But it has an unusual beauty that emanates from the ebb and flow of the tide, the shifts of light and wind, the skill and rhyt...
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directed by Anna Grimshaw, fl. 1989-2014; produced by Royal Anthropological Institute (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 2016), 1 hour 4 mins
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Atua and Voyaging
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in Raymond William Firth Papers, of London School of Economics and Political Science. Library. Archives and Special Collections Team (Tikopia and Solomon Islands Other, Canoe Technology) (London, England) (1965) , 15 page(s)
Typewritten notes on rituals related to sailing and fishing. Undated.
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in Raymond William Firth Papers, of London School of Economics and Political Science. Library. Archives and Special Collections Team (Tikopia and Solomon Islands Other, Canoe Technology) (London, England) (1965) , 15 page(s)
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Bayba'i Myth
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in Bronislaw Malinowski Papers (LSE), of London School of Economics and Political Science. Library. Archives and Special Collections Team (Box 5: Linguistic notes and lectures, based on Trobriand Islands fieldwork, Folder 13: Texts, manuscripts) (London, England) (18 April 1918) , 7 page(s)
Date: 18.4.18. Informant: A Vakuta informant of the Bayba'i subclan. Passages in the Trobriand language on Bayba'i myth and comments on Bayba'i fishing numbered J316. The information is written on the back of reused stationery, consisting of a typewritten letter dated March 25, 1919 from the Royal Anthropological...
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in Bronislaw Malinowski Papers (LSE), of London School of Economics and Political Science. Library. Archives and Special Collections Team (Box 5: Linguistic notes and lectures, based on Trobriand Islands fieldwork, Folder 13: Texts, manuscripts) (London, England) (18 April 1918) , 7 page(s)
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Beyond the Shell
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directed by Alexandria Firenzi; produced by Alexandria Firenzi, Alva Productions (Chico, CA: Advanced Laboratory for Visual Anthropology at California State University, Chico, 2023), 27 mins
Beyond the Shell, is a documentary concerning California's red abalone (Haliotis rufescens) population. It highlights the coastal cultures and economies which rely on this scarce marine resource. Since 2018, recreational abalone diving in California has been closed, affecting communities throughout the state with...
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directed by Alexandria Firenzi; produced by Alexandria Firenzi, Alva Productions (Chico, CA: Advanced Laboratory for Visual Anthropology at California State University, Chico, 2023), 27 mins
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Biography, Ben & Jerry
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produced by Amy Martinez, fl. 2003, Towers Productions, Inc., in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2005), 45 mins
With flavor names like Phish Food and Karamel Sutra, Ben & Jerry's Homemade ice cream has built a reputation over the years as a fun-loving company.
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produced by Amy Martinez, fl. 2003, Towers Productions, Inc., in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2005), 45 mins
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Capital Investments of Saleh-Minoh, in Boats and Nets
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in Raymond William Firth Papers, of London School of Economics and Political Science. Library. Archives and Special Collections Team (Malaya: Other Papers, Fishing: Raw Materials) (London, England) (1943) , 2 page(s)
Typewritten undated notes by Raymond Firth titled "Capital Investments of Saleh-Minoh, in Boats and Nets" with "(Pukat Takur and Pukat Tarek)" also noted. Firth creates a detailed timeline of a fisherman's working life, beginning circa 1915 and continuing through 1934. He lists the places he worked and the types o...
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in Raymond William Firth Papers, of London School of Economics and Political Science. Library. Archives and Special Collections Team (Malaya: Other Papers, Fishing: Raw Materials) (London, England) (1943) , 2 page(s)
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