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The commercialisation of kava in Vanuatu

Jowitt, Anita L. and Binihi, J. (2001) The commercialisation of kava in Vanuatu. Pacific Health Dialog, 8 (1). pp. 29-37. ISSN 1015-7867

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The use of kava is ritualized in custom in many of Vanuatu’s societies, and often has considerable social and or sacred significance. This traditional significance of kava has already been fairly well documented. In the urban setting of Vanuatu’s capital Port Villa this ritualization is no longer a dominant feature of kava consumption.

Item Type: Journal Article
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GN Anthropology
Divisions: Faculty of Arts, Law and Education (FALE) > School of Law
Depositing User: Ms Mereoni Camailakeba
Date Deposited: 17 Nov 2001 20:33
Last Modified: 01 May 2012 02:21

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