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Choice Magazine Lauds Petersen Book

Choice Magazine, the official publication of the Association of College and Research Libraries, has recognized Traditional Micronesian Societies: Adaptation, Integration, and Political Organization in the Central Pacific, by Weissman Professor Glenn Petersen, on their 2010 distinguished list of Outstanding Academic Titles.

The magazine says of Petersen's book: “This overview . . . is one of the most significant contributions to Pacific studies of the past decade. . . . [It] will become the standard by which future synthetic treatments of Micronesia are judged. . . . Essential.”

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