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Orokaiva magic

F. E. Williams

Orokaiva magic

by F. E. Williams

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Published by Oxford University Press, H. Milford in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Papua.
    • Subjects:
    • Binandere (Papua New Guinea people),
    • Taro cult,
    • Gardening -- Papua,
    • Magic, Papuan

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby F.E. Williams. With a foreword by R.R. Marett.
      Series[Papua. Government anthropologist. Anthropology. Report, no. 6-8]
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGN671.N5 A3 no. 6-8
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 231, [1] p.
      Number of Pages231
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6722488M
      LC Control Number28029562
      OCLC/WorldCa582719

      Feb 07,  · Williams, F. E. () Orokaiva Magic. Humphrey Milford. Xygalatas, D. () The burning saints: Cognition and culture in the fire-walking rituals of the vega-books.com by: Melanesian culture, the beliefs and practices of the indigenous peoples of the ethnogeographic group of Pacific Islands known as Melanesia. From northwest to southeast, the islands form an arc that begins with New Guinea (the western half of which is called Papua and is part of Indonesia, and the.

      i t nt VOLUME XXll, NUMBER 2 I 51 tt December TABLE OF CONTENTS CLIO'S FANCY: DOCUMENTS TO PIQUE THE HISTORICAL IMAGINATION ~~ Cor Which We -Play;re too High to Allow of Experiment" •••.•• 3 SOURCES FOR THE mSTORY OF ANTHROPOLOGY. Appendix A A full bibliography of Cargo cult material up until has been compiled by Ida Leeson, Bibliography of Cargo Cults and other Nativistic Movements in the Cited by:

      First Edition. 8vo. xxxvi, pp, frontis + 19 leaves of bw plates text-figures, appendix by Dr L H Dudley Buxton. The book gives an all-round account of a primitive people in the far west of Papua. The fifteenth in a series of anthropological reports published by the Papuan Government. D Chenoweth Ex libris Papua. Orokaiva Society Williams, F E. 1. Anthropology, Social and Cultural. Abbi, Behari L. Traditional Groupings and Modern Associations: a Study of Changing Local Groups in Papua & New vega-books.com: Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Allen, Michael R. Male Cults and Secret Initiations in vega-books.comn, Victoria: Melbourne University Press,


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Williams, as in his previously published book entitled Orokaiva Magic, (document 2:Williams) compiled the material for this volume while serving in his official capacity as Anthropologist for the Papuan government. The book originally appeared as Anthropological Report No. 10 of the Papuan Government.

During his field trips, Williams visited most of the Orokaiva area, but concentrated his. Author of Orokaiva society, Orokaiva magic, Papuans of the Trans-Fly, Drama of Orokolo, Vailala Madness and the Orokaiva magic book of Native Ceremonies in the Gulf Division, "The Vailala madness", and other essays, Native education, The native of the Purari delta.

JOURNAL OF THE POLYNESIAN SOCIETY. "OROKAIVA MAGIC." By F. Williams. Humphrey Milford, Oxford University Press, London, pp. 12/6 net. This thoughtful and well-written book is divided into three parts, each part being a separate report to the Papuan Government. The first part deals with the Taro cult, and in a lesser degree with.

OROKAIVA SOCIETY, by F. Williams; pp. ; Humphrey Milford, Oxford University Press; 25/- net. In vol. 37 of this Journal,pp. we had the pleasure of reviewing Orokaiva Magic, by the same author as the present volume, Orokaiva Society.

This book appeals to us as did its predecessor, and it is an excellent sign of the times to read in the preface that “the present volume is. Orokaiva Magic. By F. Williams: Oxford University Press.

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Article first published online: 8 FEB DOI: /jtbx. World Council of Churches. 1 The first work on the Orokaiva was entitled Orokaiva Magic. It was published in by the Oxford University I’rcss, and was reviewed in this journal by Dr. Margaret Mead. BOOK REVIEWS 25 1 Initiation ceremonies in their most typical form are common to both Australian.

Exchange in the Social Structure of the Orokaiva: Traditional and Emergent Ideologies in the Northern District of Papua Eric Schwimmer Angus and Robertson - Orokaiva (Papua New Guinean people).

The third part of the book deals with the magic of the Orokaiva, and the author is right in calling “magic” a slippery word (p. With these people it has more the meaning of superstition, or credulity, and here again “One touch of nature makes the whole world kin.”. May 17,  · Cultural Adaptation: Human Adaptability in Tropical Rainforests.

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Synchronisations among the Orokaiva. This book is an ethnographic study of kinship and the nature and behaviour of ownership amongst the much-studied Sepik River Iatmul people. The Vailala. This beautifully presented hard cover book features the work and photography of FE Williams, Government Anthropologist in the Australian Territory of Papua from to It includes a substantial essay by social anthropologist Michael W Young and historian and curator Julia Clark.

Before time Mystery clouds the human story of New Guinea and the origins of the vast majority of the people who now inhabit it. No one can say for certain whence or when they came, but the probabilities are that the big island and its smaller neighbours were colonised by successive waves of migrants from lands to the north and west.This chapter applies Gramsci’s concept of hegemony to the study of Papua New Guinea religious movements, in particular, and to economic anthropology in general.1Cited by: 2.New Website.

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