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- DescriptionDescribes a series of fieldwork projects ranging from the archaeology of the water temples to their ecological functions and their place in Balinese cosmology. This book shows that the temple networks are fragile, vulnerable to the cross-currents produced by competition among male descent groups.
- Author BiographyJ. Stephen Lansing is Professor in the Departments of Anthropology and Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at the University of Arizona, and Research Professor at the Santa Fe Institute. He is the author of Priests and Programmers and The Balinese , and writer and codirector of documentary films such as Three Worlds of Bali and The Goddess and the Computer .
- PrizesWinner of American Anthropological Association, Anthropology and Environment Section Julian Steward Book Award 2007.
- Author(s)J. Stephen Lansing
- PublisherPrinceton University Press
- Date of Publication06/03/2006
- GenreEnvironment & Planning
- Series TitlePrinceton Studies in Complexity
- Place of PublicationNew Jersey
- Country of PublicationUnited States
- ImprintPrinceton University Press
- Content Note9 halftones. 21 line illus. 14 tables.
- Weight485 g
- Width152 mm
- Height229 mm
- Spine14 mm
- Format DetailsWith printed dust jacket
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