Lamont Lindstrom PhD

Co-Director of Women's and Gender Studies
Associate Dean
Kendall Professor of Anthropology Henry Kendall College of Arts & Sciences


Lamont Lindstrom is Kendall Professor of Anthropology and the undergraduate advisor for anthropology at the University of Tulsa where he continues his South Pacific research interests in local knowledge systems, governance, the drug kava (Piper methysticum), millenarian movements, globalization, and the ethnohistory of the Pacific War. He is faculty advisor of the student group Bi, Lesbian, Gay, Transgendered Alliance and the Lambda Alpha student anthropology honor society. He is also a research partner in Q2 Consulting, LLC, that applies quantitative and qualitative research methods to solve contemporary business and organizational research problems including program evaluation, needs assessment, and analysis of customer needs, understandings, and satisfaction.

Ph.D., University of California-Berkeley
M.A., University of California-Berkeley
B.A., University of California-Berkeley

South Pacific research interests in local knowledge and leadership systems
Traditional Drug Kava
Millenarian Movements
Ethnohistory of the Pacific War
Early filmmaking in Oceania

Cultural Anthropology

The following may be selected publications rather than a comprehensive list.


Ahrens, Prudence, Lamont Lindstrom, and Fiona Paisley. Across the World with the Johnsons: Visual Culture and Empire in the Twentieth Century. Ashgate Publishing, 2013. Print.

Big Wok: Storian Blong Wol Wo Tu Long Vanuatu. Ed. Lamont Lindstrom and James Gwero. Institute of Pacific Studies, University of the South Pacific, 1998. Print.

Big Wok: Storian Blong Wol Wo Tu Long Vanuatu. Ed. Lamont Lindstrom and James Gwero. Macmillan Brown Centre for Pacific Studies, University of Canterbury, 1998. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont, V. Lebot, and M. Merlin. Kava: The Pacific Elixir: The Definitive Guide to Its Ethnobotany, History, and Chemistry. Healing Arts Press, 1997. Print.

Chiefs Today: Traditional Pacific Leadership and the Postcolonial State. Ed. Lamont Lindstrom and G. M. White. Stanford University Pres, 1997. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont, and John Lynch. Kwamera. Lincom Europa, 1994. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont, and G. White. Culture, Kastom, Tradition: Developing Cultural Policy in Melanesia. Institute of Pacific Studies, 1994. Print.

Cargo Cult: Strange Stories of Desire from Melanesia and Beyond. University of Hawaii Press, 1993. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont, V. Lebot, and M. Merlin. Kava: The Pacific Drug. Yale University Press, 1992. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. Knowledge and Power in a South Pacific Society. Smithsonian Institution Press, 1990. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont, and G. White. Island Encounters: Black and White Memories of the Pacific War. Smithsonian Institution Press, 1990. Print.

The Pacific Theater: Island Recollections of World War II. Ed. Lamont Lindstrom and G. M. White. Melbourne University Press, 1989. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. The Pacific Theater: Island Recollections of World War II. Ed. Lamont Lindstrom and G. M. White. University Press of Hawaii, 1989. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. Kwamera Dictionary/Nikukua Savai Nagkiariien Nininife. C 95. Dept. of Linguistics, Research School of Pacific Studies, 1986. Print.

Book Chapters

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Scraps of Memory: Pacific War Tourism on Efate Island (Vanuatu).” Islands of War, Islands of Memory. Ed. G. Carr and K. Reeves. Cambridge University Press, 2015. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Cultural Heritage, Politics, and Tourism on Tanna, Vanuatu.” Pacific Alternatives: Cultural Politics in Contemporary Oceania. Ed. E. Hviding and G. White. Sean Kingston, 2015. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Cargo Cult.” International Encyclopedia of the Behavioral and SocialSciences. Vol. 3. Elsevier, 2015. 139–144. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Missionary Imagery from the New Hebrides.” Touring Pacific Cultures: Mobility, Engagement and Value. Ed. J. Taylor and K. Alexeyeff. ANU E-Press, 2015. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Secrecy, Anthropology Of.” International Encyclopedia of the Behavioral and Social Sciences. Vol. 21. Elsevier, 2015. 374–379. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “ Postmodernism.” The Handbook of Socio-Cultural Anthropology. Ed. J. Carrier and D. Gewertz. Bloomsbury, 2013. 68–87. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Even More Strange Stories of Desire.” Kago, Kastom, Kalja. Ed. M. Tabani. Cahiers de CREDO, 2013. 169–186. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Give ‘Til It Hurts.” A Life of Inquiry: 31 Invitations from Faculty Members at the University of Tulsa. Ed. J. Henshaw. University of Tulsa, 2013. 25–27. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “On Safari with Martin and Osa Johnson.” Reinventing First Contact: Expeditions, Anthropology and Popular Culture. Ed. J. Bell, A. Brown, and R. Gordon. Rowan and Littlefield, 2013. 147–161. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Social Relations.” The Pacific Islands: Environment and Society. Ed. M. Rapaport. University of Hawaii Press, 2013. 172–181. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “After 26 Years: Collaborative Research in Vanuatu since Independence.” Ed. Nicholas Thieberger et al. ANU E-Press, 2011. 43–57. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Million Dollar Point; Seconde Guerre Mondial.” 101 Mots: Le Vanuatu. Ed. M. Abong C. Terrier and D. Tryon. Editions de GRHOC, 2011. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Naming and Memory on Tanna, Vanuatu.” Changing Contexts - Shifting Meanings: Transformations of Cultural Traditions in Oceania. Ed. E. Hermann. University of Hawaii Press, 2011. 141–156. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Personhood, Cargo, and Melanesian Social Unities.” Made in Oceania: Social Movements, Cultural Heritage and the State in the Pacific. Ed. E. Hviding and K. Rio. Sean Kingston, 2011. 253–272. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont, and Prue Ahrens. “Making a Modern Girl from Coast to Coast: The Visual Construction of ‘Osa Johnson’ across the Pacific.” Coast to Coast: Case Histories of Modern Pacific Crossings. Ed. Prue Ahrens and Chris Dixon. Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2010. 103–116. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Vanuatu Sections.” World and Its Peoples. 8: Sub-Saharan Africa and Oceania. BCS Publishing, 2010. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “A Body of Postcards from Vanuatu.” Embodying Modernity and Postmodernity in Melanesia. Ed. Sandra Bamford. Carolina University Press, 2007. 257–282. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Occupations, the Pacific.” Encyclopedia of Western Colonialism since 1450. Macmillan Reference USA, 2006. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “They Sold Adventure: Martin and Osa Johnson in the New Hebrides.” Tarzan Was an Ecotourist: The Anthropology of Adventure. Ed. L. Vivanco and R. Gordon. Berghahn Books, 2006. 93–110. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Trumpet and Road: Two Classic Cargo Texts.” Texts and Contexts: Reflections in Pacific Islands Historiography. Ed. Brij V. Lal and Doug Munro. University of Hawaii Press, 2005. 178–188. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Folklore of Vanuatu.” The Greenwood Encyclopedia of World Folklore and Folklife. I. Greenwood Press, 2005. 325–332. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Cargo Cult at the Third Millennium.” Cargo Cult & Culture Critique. Ed. H. Jebens. University of Hawaii Press, 2004. 15–35. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “History, Folklore, Traditional and Current Uses of Kava.” Kava: From Ethnology to Pharmacology. Taylor & Francis, 2003. 10–28. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Tanna.” Encyclopedia of Sex and Gender. Kluwers, 2003. 868–876. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Images of Islanders in Pacific War Photographs.” Perilous Memories: The Asia-Pacific War(s). Ed. T. Fujitani, L. Yoneyama, and G. White. Duke University Press, 2001. 107–128. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Vanuatu.” Countries and Their Cultures. Ed. Melvin Ember and Carol R. Ember. Vol. 4. Macmillan Reference USA, 2001. 2391–2398. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Secrecy, Anthropology Of.” International Encyclopedia of Social and Behavioral Sciences. 2000. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “The Tannese.” Endangered Peoples of Oceania: Struggles to Survive and Thrive. Ed. Judith M. Fitzpatrick. Greenwood, 2000. 183–195. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont, and Peter Stromberg. “RECAP Oklahoma: Rapid Ethnographic Community Assessment Process Report.” Prepared for the Oklahoma State Dept. of Health, HIV/STD Service, 2000. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Social Relations.” Pacific Islands: Environment & Society. Ed. Moshe Rapaport. Bess Press, 1998. 195–207. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Various Entries.” The Garland Encyclopaedia of World Music. 9 (Australia and the Pacific Islands). Garland Publishing, 1998. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Pasin Tumbuna: Culture and Nationalism in Papua New Guinea.” From Beijing to Port Moresby: the Politics of National Cultural Policies. Ed. V. Dominguez and D. Wu. Gordon andBreach, 1998. 141–188. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Various Entries.” Encyclopedia of Social and Cultural Anthropology. Ed. A. Barnard and J. Spencer. Routledge, 1997. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Chiefs Today in Vanuatu.” Chiefs Today: Traditional Pacific Leaders and the Post-Colonial State. Ed. G. White and L. Lindstrom. Stanford University Press, 1997. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Custom Remade.” D. Denoon Et Al., The Cambridge History of the Pacific Islanders. Cambridge University Press, 1997. 407–415. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Arts of Language and Space, South-East Tanna.” Arts of Vanuatu. Ed. Bonnemaison. University of Hawaii Press, 1996. 123–128. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Cargo Inventories, Shopping Lists, and Desire.” Talking about People: Readings in Contemporary Cultural Anthropology. Ed. Haviland and R. Gordon. Mayfield Publishing, 1996. 5–39. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Représentations Matérielles Et Mentalité Locale Dans Une Île sans Traditionsartistiques Importantes: Tanna.” Vanuatu Océanie: Arts Des Îles De Cendre Et De Corail. Réunion des Musées Nationaux, 1996. 124–129. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “The American Occupation of the New Hebrides (Vanuatu).” Macmillan Brown Centre for Pacific Studies Working Paper 4. Macmillan Brown Centre, 1996. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Cargoism and Occidentalism.” Occidentalism. Ed. J. Carrier. Oxford University Press, 1995. 33–60. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Kwamera.” Comparative Austronesian Dictionary: An Introduction to Austronesian Studies. Ed. Tryon. Trends in Linguistics, Documentation 10. Mouton de Gruyter, 1995. 843–848. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Traditional Cultural Policy in Melanesia.” Culture, Kastom, Tradition. Ed. L. Lindstrom and G. White. Institute of Pacific Studies, 1994. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Cultural Policy: An Introduction.” Culture, Kastom, Tradition. Ed. L. Lindstrom and G. White. Institute of Pacific Studies, 1994. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont, and G. White. “Global Rights Summary. Oceania: Islands, Land, People.” State of the Peoples: A Global Human Rights Report on Societies in Danger. Ed. M. Miller. Beacon Press, 1993. 96–99. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont, and G. White. “Singing History: Island Songs from the Pacific War.” Artistic Heritage in a Changing Pacific. Ed. P. Dark and R. Rose. Crawford House Press, 1993. 185–96. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Pasin Tumbuna: Cultural Traditions and National Identity in Papua New Guinea.” Culture and Communication Working Paper. Institute of Culture and Communication, East-West Center, 1992. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Context Contests: Debatable Truth Statements on Tanna (Vanuatu).” Rethinking Context: Language as an Interactive Phenomenon. Ed. C. Goodwin and A Duranti. Cambridge University Press, 1992. 101–124. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Maxime Carlot Korman, Vanuatu Prime Minister.” Current Leaders Publishing Co., 1992. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Tanna.” Encyclopedia of World Cultures (Human Relations Area Files). Ed. T. Hays. 2: Oceania. G. K. Hall, 1991. 313–315. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “The Vanuatu Labor Corps Experience.” Remembering the Pacific War. Ed. G. M. White. Occasional Papers 36. Center for Pacific Island Studies, University of Hawaii, 1991. 47–57. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Walter Hadye Lini, Prime Minister.” Current Leaders of Nations. Current Leaders Publishing Co., 1991. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Vanuatu.” World Book Encyclopedia. ScottFetzer, 1990. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Americans on Tanna: An Essay from the Field.” The Humbled Anthropologist: Tales From The Pacific. Ed. P. DeVita. Wadsworth, 1990. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. Ed. Garry W Trompf. Walter de Gruyter, 1990. 239–261. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Working Encounters: Oral Histories of World War II Labor Corps from Tanna, Vanuatu.” The Pacific Theater: Island Recollections of World War II. Ed. G. M. White and L. Lindstrom. University Press of Hawaii, 1989. 395–417. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. The Pacific Theater: Island Representations of World War II. Ed. G. M. White and L. Lindstrom. University Press of Hawaii, 1989. 3–40. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Vanuatu.” Issues and Interest Groups in the Pacific Islands. Ed. M. Hamnett and R. Kiste. Study Commissioned by the U.S. Information Agency, 1988. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Relating With Drugs.” Drugs in Western Pacific Societies: Relations of Substance. Ed. L. Lindstrom. University Press of America, 1987. 1–12. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Drunkenness and Gender on Tanna, Vanuatu.” Drugs in Western Pacific Societies: Relations of Substance. Ed. L. Lindstrom. University Press of America, 1987. 99–119. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “The Politics of Dictionary Making on Tanna, Vanuatu.” Austronesian Linguistics at the 15th Pacific Science Congress. Pacific Linguistics Series. Ed. Andrew Pawley and Lois Carrington. C 88. Dept. of Linguistics, Research School of Pacific Studies, 1985. 329–341. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Spitting and Tannese Religion.” October. Columban Mission, 1984. 19–20. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Manna for Man Tanna.” October. Columban Mission, 1984. 28–31. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Cultural Politics: National Concerns in Bush Arenas on Tanna (Vanuatu).” Emerging Political Cultures in the Pacific. Ed. G. Cronin. Institute for Polynesian Studies, 1983. 232–246. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Grog Blong Yumi: Alcohol and Kava on Tanna (Vanuatu).” Through a Glass Darkly: Beer and Modernization in Papua New Guinea. Ed. Mac Marshall. Institute for Applied Social and Economic Research, 1982. 421–432. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Entries Concerning Tanna and Kava (Piper Methysticum).” Dictionary of Pacific History. Ed. Frank King. Greenwood Press, 1981. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Speech and Kava on Tanna.” Vanuatu: Politics, Economics and Ritual in Island Melanesia. Ed. M. Allen. Academic Press, 1981. 379–393. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont, and Robert Griffin. “Alhambra Valley: Rural America Disappears.” Contra Costa County Historical Society Press, 1971. Print.

Book Reviews

Lindstrom, Lamont. “James Fairhead, The Captain and the ‘Cannibal’: An Epic Story of Exploration, Kidnapping, and the Broadway Stage–Review.” 2015: n. pag. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Edvard Hviding and Cato Berg (Eds), The Ethnographic Experiment: A. M. Hocart and W. H. R. Rivers in Island Melanesia, 1908–Review.” 2015: n. pag. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Courtney Handman, Critical Christianity: Translation and DenominationalConflict in Papua New Guinea–Review.” 2015: n. pag. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Moshe Shokeid, Gay Voluntary Associations in New York–Review.” 2015: n. pag. Print.

Journal Articles

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Agnes CP Watt and Melanesian Personhood.” The Journal of Pacific History 48.3 (2013): 243–266. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Geoffrey Gorer and Féral Benga, a Collaboration.” History and Anthropology 24 (2013): 183–205. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Urbane Tannese: Local Perspectives on Settlement Life in Port Vila.” Le Journal de la Société des Océanistes 133 (2011): 18–29. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Vanuatu Migrant Lives in Village and Town.” Ethnology 50.1 (2011): 1–15. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Grammars of the South Pacific.” Reviews in Anthropology 38.1 (2009): 1–21. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Kava Pirates in Vanuatu?” International Journal of Cultural Property 16 (2009): 291–308. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Survivor Vanuatu: Myths of Matriarchy Revisited.” The Contemporary Pacific 19 (2007): 162–174. Print.

“Bislama into Kwamera: Code-Mixing and Language Change in Vanuatu.” Journal of Language Documentation and Conservation 1.2 (2007): 216–239. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Afterward 1: New Relations of Substance.” Oceania 76 (2006): 258–261. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Cargo Cult Horror.” Oceania 70 (2000): 294–303. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont, and Peter Stromberg. “Beyond the Savage Slot.” Anthropology News 40.80 (1999): 9–10. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Sophia Elau, Ungka the Gibbon, and the Pearly Nautilus.” The Journal of Pacific History 33 (1998): 5–27. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “A Genealogy of Creativity.” Semiotics (1997): 21–31. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Cultural Tourism in the Pacific.” South Pacific Study 18.1 (1997): 33–45. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Cult and Culture: American Dreams in Vanuatu.” Amok Journal (1996): n. pag. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont et al. “Evaluation of Cellular Responses to Growth Factors and Collagen-Treated Materials by RNA In-Situ Hybridization.” Pharmaceutical Sciences 2 (1996): 185–188. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Images of Islanders in Pacific War Photographs.” South Pacific Newsletter (Kagoshima Daigaku) 7 (1996): 14–15. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Seeking Personal Responsibility in Strange Places (Review Article).” Semiotica 111 (1996): 173–182. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “South Pacific Studies Centers from the Perspective of Anthropology.” Nankaiken Dayori (Kagoshima University Research Center for the South Pacific) 30 (1996): 2–3. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont, and G. White. “Anthropology’s New Cargo: Future Horizons.” Ethnology 34 (1995): 201–209. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont, and G. White. “Oceania: Islands, Land, People.” Cultural Survival Quarterly 17.3 (1993): 32–34. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Kava, Cash, and Custom in Vanuatu.” Cultural Survival Quarterly 15.2 (1991): 28–31. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Local Knowledge Systems in the South Pacific Classroom.” Papua New Guinea Journal of Education 26.1 (1990): 5–18. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Big Men as Ancestors: Inspiration and Copyrights on Tanna (Vanuatu).” Ethnology 29 (1990): 313–326. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Charisma and the Production of Messages on Tanna (Vanuatu).” Religion 19 (1989): 377–397. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont, and G. White. “Cultural Encounters in the Pacific War.” Humanities 10.6 (1989): 26–31. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Big Men and the Conversational Marketplace of Tanna (Vanuatu).” Ethnos 53.3-4 (1988): 159–189. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Personal Names and Social Reproduction on Tanna, Vanuatu.” The Journal of the Polynesian Society 94 (1985): 27–45. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Doctor, Lawyer, Wise Man, Priest: Big-Men and Knowledge in Melanesia.” Man 19 (1984): 291–309. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Metaphors of Debate on Tanna.” Naika: Journal of the Vanuatu Natural Science Society 12 (1983): 6–9. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Say What? Language and Political Boundaries on Tanna (Vanuatu).” Anthropological linguistics 25 (1983): 387–403. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Leftamap Kastom: the Political History of Tradition on Tanna, Vanuatu.” Mankind 13 (1982): 316–329. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Big Man: A Short Terminological History.” American Anthropologist 83 (1981): 900–905. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Cult and Culture: American Dreams in Vanuatu.” Pacific Studies 4.2 (1981): 101–123. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Kastom Leaves the Darkness: The Political Revaluation of Tradition in the New Hebrides.” Pacific Arts Newsletter 11 (1980): 24–27. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Spitting on Tanna.” Oceania 50.3 (1980): 228–234. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Bigman Or Chief?: Knowledge and Political Process on Tanna.” Anthropological Society Papers 57/58 (1980): 122–46. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Americans on Tanna: An Essay from the Field.” Canberra Anthropology 2.2 (1979): 36–45. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Cargo Cults, Sexual Distance and Melanesian Social Integration.” Canberra Anthropology 1.2 (1978): 42–58. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “California Wine Categories.” Anthropological Linguistics 17 (1975): 273–285. Print.

Conference Proceedings

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Melanesian Kastom and Its Transformations.” Anthropological Forum. Vol. 18. 2008. 161–178. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Cargo Cult Culture: Toward a Genealogy of Melanesian Kastom.” Anthropological Forum. Vol. 6. 1993. 495–513. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont, and G. White. “Introduction: Custom Today.” Anthropological Forum. Vol. 6. 1993. 465–473. Print.


Lindstrom, Lamont. “Cargo Cult (Animated Short Film)–Review.” The Contemporary Pacific 27 (2015): 315–317. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Niko Besnier and Kalissa Alexeyeff (Eds.), Gender on the Edge: Transgender, Gay, and Other Pacific Islanders–Review.” Choice 51.August, 51-7046 (2014): n. pag. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Haidy Geismar, Treasured Possessions: Indigenous Interventions into Cultural and Intellectual Property–Review.” Comparative Studies in Society and History (2014): n. pag. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Matt Tomlinson and Debra McDougal (Eds.), Christian Politics in Oceania–Review.” Anthropological Forum 24 (2014): 313–315. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “David Chappell, The Kanak Awakening–Review.” Choice May, 51-5171 (2014): n. pag. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Cargo Cults.” (2013): n. pag. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Michael French Smith, A Faraway, Familiar Place: An Anthropologist Returns to Papua New Guinea–Review.” Choice 51.December, 51-2170 (2013): n. pag. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Simon Harrison, Dark Trophies: Hunting and the Enemy Body in Modern War–Review.” Comparative Studies in Society and History 55 (2013): 505–507. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Steven Roger Fischer, A History of the Pacific Islands–Review.” Choice 51.February, 51-3393 (2013): n. pag. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Holger Jebens, After the Cult: Perceptions of Other and Self in West New Britain (Papua New Guinea)–Review.” Pacific Affairs 84 (2011): 416–418. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Sabine C. Hess, Person and Place: Ideas, Ideals and the Practice of Sociality on Vanuatu Lava, Vanuatu–Review.” Paideuma 56 (2010): n. pag. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “The Me(Ad) Generation and the Free Man. Review of Paul Shankman, The Trashing of Margaret Mead: Anatomy of an Anthropological Controversy.” Anthropology Now 2.2 (2010): 82–88. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “David H. Price, Anthropological Intelligence: The Deployment and Neglect of American Anthropology in the Second World War–Review.” Pacific Affairs 83 (2010): 144–145. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Eriksen, Annelin, Gender, Christianity and Change in Vanuatu: An Analysis of Social Movements in North Ambrym–Review.” Oceania 80 (2009): 117–118. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Worsley, Peter, An Academic Skating on Thin Ice–Review.” Pacific History 44 (2009): 118–120. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Connell, John and Barbara Rugendyke (Eds.), Tourism at the Grassroots: Villagers and Visitors in the Asia-Pacific–Review.” Pacific Affairs 82 (2009): 111–112. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Rio, Knut M., The Power of Perspective: Social Ontology and Agency on Ambrym, Vanuatu–Review.” The Contemporary Pacific 20 (2008): 490–492. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Gay y Blasco, Paloma and Huon Wardle, How to Read Ethnography–Review.” Anthropological Forum 8 (2008): 90–92. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Barker, John (Ed.), The Anthropology of Morality in Melanesia and Beyond–Review.” Journal of the Polynesian Society 117 (2008): 303–305. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Scott, Michael W., The Severed Snake: Matrilineages, Making Place, and a Melanesian Christianity in Southeast Solmon Islands–Review.” Australian Journal of Anthropology 91 (2008): 368–370. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Brunton, Ron, The Abandoned Narcotic: Kava and Cultural Instability in Melanesia–Review.” Social History of Alcohol and Drug 22 (2007): 90–92. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Otto, Ton and Poul Pedersen (Eds.), Tradition and Agency: Tracing Cultural Continuity and Invention–Review.” Anthropological Forum 16 (2006): 319–321. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Allen, Michael., Ritual, Power, and Gender: Explorations in the Ethnography of Vanuatu, Nepal and Ireland–Review.” Anthropological Forum 6 (2006): 97–99. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Errington, Frederick and Deborah Gewertz, Yali’s Question: Sugar, Culture, and History–Review.” Anthropological Forum 16 (2006): 188–190. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Harkin, Michael E. (Ed.), Reassessing Revitalization Movements: Perspectives from North America and the Pacific Islands–Review.” Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute 12 (2006): 984–985. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Poyer, Lin, Falgout, Suzanne and Laurence M. Carucci, The Typhoon of War: Micronesian Experiences of the Pacific War–Review.” The America Neptune (2005): n. pag. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Foster, Robert J., Materializing the Nation: Commodities, Consumption, and Media in Papua New Guinea–Review.” Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute 11 (2005): 173–174. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Billings, Dorothy K., Cargo Cult as Theater: Political Performance in the Pacific–Review.” The Contemporary Pacific 16 (2004): 201–203. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Mufwene, Salikoko S., The Ecology of Language Evolution–Review.” Southwest Journal of Linguistics 22 (2003): 11–13. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Faubion, J. D., The Shadows and Lights of Waco: Millennialism Today–Review.” Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute 9 (2003): 158–159. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Pointer, Margaret. My Heart Is Crying a Little: Niue Island Involvement in the Great War–Review.” Pacific Affairs 75 (2002): 157–158. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “At Home in Vanuatu: Tradition in the Western Pacific. Photographic Exhibition, California Academy of Sciences–Review.” The Contemporary Pacific 13 (2001): 617–618. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Sillitoe, Paul, Social Change in Melanesia: Development and History–Review.” The Contemporary Pacific 13 (2001): 585–586. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Jennifer Cornish Media, Selo! Selo! Bigfala Canoe (Video).–Review.” The Contemporary Pacific 12 (2000): 564–565. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Miles, William F. S., Bridging Mental Boundaries in a Postcolonial Microcosm: Identity and Development in Vanuatu–Review.” Journal of Anthropological Research 55 (2000): 594–596. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Mambu Phone Home (Review Article, K. Burridge, Mambu).” Anthropological Forum 9 (1999): 99–106. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Whitehouse, Harvey, Inside the Cult: Religious Innovation and Transmission in Papua New Guinea–Review.” American Ethnologist 25 (1998): 95–96. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Otto, Ton and Nicholas Thomas, Narratives of Nation in the South Pacific–Review.” Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute 4 (1998): 601–602. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Burt, Ben, Tradition and Christianity: The Colonial Transformation of a Solomon Islands Society–Review.” Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute 4 (1998): 820–821. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Bonnemaison, Joel, Christian Kaufman, Kirk Huffman, Darrel Tryon (Eds.), Arts of Vanuatu–Review.” Asian Perspectives 37 (1998): 117–118. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Kaplan, M. Neither Cargo Nor Cult: Ritual Politics and the Colonial Imagination in Fiji–Review.” American Ethnologist 2 (1997): 502–503. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Palsson, G. The Textual Life of Savants: Ethnography, Iceland and the Linguistic Turn–Review.” Anthropological Forum 7 (1997): n. pag. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Uriam, K. In Their Own Words: History and Society in Gilbertese Oral Tradition–Review.” Pacific Affairs 70 (1997): 158–159. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Feinberg, R. and K. Watson-Gegeo, Leadership and Change in the Western Pacific–Review.” The Contemporary Pacific 9 (1997): 523–524. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Duranti, A. From Grammar to Politics: Linguistic Anthropology in a Western Samoan Village–Review.” Language in Society 25 (1996): 317–320. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Besnier, N. Literacy, Emotion, and Authority: Reading and Writing on a Polynesian Atoll–Review.” Pacific Affairs 69 (1996): 457–458. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Errington, F. and D. Gewertz, Articulating Change in the ‘Last Unknown’–Review.” American Ethnologist 23 (1996): 202. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Knipe, E. Culture, Society and Drugs–Review.” Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute 2 (1996): 369–370. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Parmentier, R. Signs in Society–Review.” Isla Dry Season (1996): 344–347. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “The Last Island, J. Bonnemaison, The Tree and the Canoe: History and Ethnogeography of Tanna–Review.” Asia Pacific Viewpoint 37 (1996): 211–213. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Trompf, G. Payback: The Logic of Retribution in Melanesian Religions–Review.” The Contemporary Pacific 8 (1996): 229–231. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Thomas, N. Colonialism’s Culture: Anthropology, Travel and Government–Review.” Meanjin 53 (1994): 743–746. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Neumann, Klaus, Not the Way It Really Was: Constructing the Tolai Past–Review.” Journal of Pacific History 29 (1994): 244–246. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Bailey, F. G. The Prevalence of Deceit–Review.” American Ethnologist 21 (1994): 677–678. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Haberkorn, G. Port Vila–Review.” Pacific Studies 17 (1994): 160–162. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Gellner, E. Postmodernism, Reason, and Religion–Review.” American Anthropologist 95 (1993): 1063–1064. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Luszki, W. A Rape of Justice: MacArthur and the New Guinea Hangings–Review.” Pacific Affairs 66 (1993): 314–31. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Brison, K. Just Talk: Gossip, Meetings, and Power in a Papua New Guinea Society–Review.” Journal of Pacific History 28 (1993): 290–291. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Brunton, R. The Abandoned Narcotic: Kava and Cultural Instability in Melanesia–Review.” The Contemporary Pacific 4 (1992): 220–223. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Macpherson, C. and L. Samoan Medical Belief and Practice–Review.” The Contemporary Pacific 5 (1992): 186–188. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Facey, E. Nguna Voices: Text and Culture from Central Vanuatu–Review.” American Ethnologist 19 (1991): 172–173. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Marshall, M. and J. Caughey (Eds.), Culture, Kin, and Cognition in Oceania: Essays in Honor of Ward H. Goodenough–Review.” American Anthropologist 93 (1991): 203–204. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Trease, H. Van. The Politics of Land In Vanuatu: From Colony to Independence–Review.” The Contemporary Pacific 2.1 (1990): 219–221. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Wiener, J. Heart of the Pearl Shell–Review.” Anthropological Forum 6 (1989): 127–129. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Rodman, M. Masters of Tradition: Consequences of Customary Land Tenure in Langana, Vanuatu–Review.” Mankind 19 (1988): 167–168. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Bennett, J. Wealth of the Solomons: A History of a Pacific Archipelago, 1800-1978–Review.” Pacific Studies 11 (1988): 135–136. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “White, G. and J. Kirkpatrick, Person, Self and Experience–Review.” Oceania 58 (1987): 79–80. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Adams, R. In the Land of Strangers, Pacific History Bibliography and Comment–Review.” 1984 (1984): 53–54. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Clifford, J. Person and Myth: Maurice Leenhardt in the Melanesian World–Review.” Journal of the Polynesian Society 91 (1983): 610–612. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Hollyman, J. and A. Pawley, Pacific Languages and Cultures–Review.” American Anthropologist 84 (1982): 950–95l. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Achieving Wisdom: Knowledge and Politics on Tanna (Vanuatu).” (1981): n. pag. Print.

Lindstrom, Lamont. “Steinbauer, F. Melanesian Cargo Cults: New Salvation Movements in the South Pacific–Review.” Journal of the Polynesian Society 89 (1980): 413–417. Print.


Lindstrom, Lamont. “Drugs in Western Pacific Societies: Relations of Substance.” University Press of America 11 (1987): n. pag. Print.

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