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The Resource Death rituals and life in the societies of the kula ring, edited by Frederick H. Damon and Roy Wagner

Death rituals and life in the societies of the kula ring, edited by Frederick H. Damon and Roy Wagner

Label
Death rituals and life in the societies of the kula ring
Title
Death rituals and life in the societies of the kula ring
Statement of responsibility
edited by Frederick H. Damon and Roy Wagner
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
393/.08999509541
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
DU740.42
LC item number
.D43 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Damon, Frederick H
  • Wagner, Roy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Massim (Papua New Guinean people)
  • Kula exchange
  • Funeral rites and ceremonies
  • Milne Bay Province (Papua New Guinea)
Label
Death rituals and life in the societies of the kula ring, edited by Frederick H. Damon and Roy Wagner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 275-280)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Frederick H. Damon -- To eat for the dead : Kaduwagan mortuary events / Susan P. Montague -- A Vakutan mortuary cycle / Shirley Campbell -- The Muyuw Lo'un and the end of marriage / Frederick H. Damon -- Death and kinship in Molima / Ann Chowning -- The triumph of the Susu : mortuary exchanges on Tubetube / Martha Mcintyre -- Death and matrilineal reincorporation on Normanby Island / Carl Thune -- "Eating the dead" : mortuary transactions in Bwaidoka, Goodenough Island / Michael W. Young -- Death and exchange : mortuary ritual on Vanatinai (Sudest Island) / Maria Lepowsky -- The day of reckoning on Rossel Island / John Liep -- Conclusion : the exchange context of the Kula / Roy Wagner
Control code
19775995
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vi, 280 pages
Isbn
9780875801513
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
89008611
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Death rituals and life in the societies of the kula ring, edited by Frederick H. Damon and Roy Wagner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 275-280)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Frederick H. Damon -- To eat for the dead : Kaduwagan mortuary events / Susan P. Montague -- A Vakutan mortuary cycle / Shirley Campbell -- The Muyuw Lo'un and the end of marriage / Frederick H. Damon -- Death and kinship in Molima / Ann Chowning -- The triumph of the Susu : mortuary exchanges on Tubetube / Martha Mcintyre -- Death and matrilineal reincorporation on Normanby Island / Carl Thune -- "Eating the dead" : mortuary transactions in Bwaidoka, Goodenough Island / Michael W. Young -- Death and exchange : mortuary ritual on Vanatinai (Sudest Island) / Maria Lepowsky -- The day of reckoning on Rossel Island / John Liep -- Conclusion : the exchange context of the Kula / Roy Wagner
Control code
19775995
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vi, 280 pages
Isbn
9780875801513
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
89008611
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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