Book reviewed in this article:

Trading Nature: Tahitians, Europeans and Ecological Exchange: By Jennifer Newell

Claude Lévi-Strauss: the poet in the laboratory: By Patrick Wilcken

A Certain Age: colonial Jakarta through the memories of its intellectuals.: By Rudolf Mrázek

Beyond the Sacred Forest: Complicating Conservation in Southeast Asia.: Edited by Michael Dove, Percy Sajise and Amity Doolittle

Sung Tales from the Papua New Guinea Highlands: Studies in Form, Meaning, and Sociocultural Context: Edited by Alan Rumsey and Don Niles

Villagers and the City. Melanesian Experiences of Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea.: By Michael Goddard (ed.)

The Many Worlds of R.H.Mathews: in Search of an Australian anthropologist: By Martin Thomas