Publication details for Prof Paul SillitoeSillitoe, P. (2003). Managing animals in New Guinea: Preying the Game in the Highlands. London: Routledge.
- Publication type: Authored book
- ISSN/ISBN: 0-415-28097-4
- Keywords: ethnozoology, hunting, pigs, Pacific
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Managing Animals in New Guinea analyses the place of animals in the lives of New Guinea Highlanders. Looking at issues of zoological classification, hunting of wild animals and management of domesticated ones, notably pigs, it asks how natural parameters affect people's livelihood strategies and their relations with animals and the wider environment.