Otoia, ancestral village of the Kerewo: modelling the historical emergence of Kerewo regional polities on the island of Goaribari, south coast of mainland Papua New Guinea

Barker, Bryce and Lamb, Lara and David, Bruno and Korokai, Kenneth and Kuaso, Alois and Bowman, Joanne (2012) Otoia, ancestral village of the Kerewo: modelling the historical emergence of Kerewo regional polities on the island of Goaribari, south coast of mainland Papua New Guinea. In: Peopled landscapes: archaeological and biogeographic approaches to landscapes. Terra Australis (34). Australian National University E Press, Canberra, Australia, pp. 157-176. ISBN 9781921862717

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Abstract

This paper presents a model for the occupation of the Kikori River delta and the first archaeological results from excavations undertaken in Kerewo lands on the large river delta island of Goaribari, western Gulf of Papua (Gulf Province), Papua New Guinea (PNG).


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Faculty/School / Institute/Centre: Historic - Faculty of Arts - School of Humanities and Communication (1 Apr 2011 - 30 Jun 2013)
Faculty/School / Institute/Centre: Historic - Faculty of Arts - School of Humanities and Communication (1 Apr 2011 - 30 Jun 2013)
Date Deposited: 05 Jan 2013 23:02
Last Modified: 29 Apr 2021 05:18
Fields of Research (2008): 20 Language, Communication and Culture > 2002 Cultural Studies > 200210 Pacific Cultural Studies
21 History and Archaeology > 2103 Historical Studies > 210313 Pacific History (excl. New Zealand and Maori)
21 History and Archaeology > 2101 Archaeology > 210106 Archaeology of New Guinea and Pacific Islands (excl. New Zealand)
Socio-Economic Objectives (2008): C Society > 95 Cultural Understanding > 9505 Understanding Past Societies > 950599 Understanding Past Societies not elsewhere classified
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