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  • Cheese Machines and Cellos: Technical Craftsmen and Craft Technicians

    Wanigasekera, Gwenda Dorothy (University of Waikato, 2013)
    The study is based on a period of ethnographic research among approximately thirty tradesmen, apprentices, supervisors and related personnel at a medium-sized precision engineering company in Hamilton, New Zealand. The ...
  • Transformations: Anthropology, Art and the Quilt

    Wanigasekera, Gwenda Dorothy (The University of Waikato, 2006)
    Drawing on both anthropological and quilt literature, this thesis shows the many different ways that made objects are thought about by different groups of people. Awareness of these differences permits a new perspective ...