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Den gudomliga människan: en komparativ studie av det tonganska hövdingadömet
Gotland University, School of Culture, Energy and Environment.
2012 (Swedish)Independent thesis Basic level (degree of Bachelor), 10 credits / 15 HE creditsStudent thesisAlternative title
The divine : a comparative study of the Chiefdom of Tonga (English)
Abstract [en]

This essay will examine the social organization in the archipelago of Tonga. To accomplish this purpose, archaic societies and structures such as ancient Egypt and Hawaii will be examined to obtain a closer understanding of the building blocks which constitute a chiefdom or kingdom. Since Patrick V. Kirch (2010) recently redefined the Hawaiian archipelago as a kingdom this essay will examine if the same can be done with the chiefdom of Tonga since it have similarities to the Hawaiian social organization.To do this the essay will examine and describe both the geographical organization of the states and the social organization. Social organization in this essay will be defined as an archaic state organization that requires several levels of administration to rule the society.

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2012. , 33 p.
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Tonga, Hawaii, Social Organisation, Rank and Status.
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Archaeology
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URN: urn:nbn:se:hgo:diva-1550OAI: oai:DiVA.org:hgo-1550DiVA: diva2:547289
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Archaeology
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International Archaeology Programme
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Humanities, Theology
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Available from: 2012-09-01 Created: 2012-08-27 Last updated: 2013-07-01Bibliographically approved

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