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Karavar: masks and power in a Melanesian ritual.

by Frederick Karl Errington

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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca [N.Y.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Kerawara Island.
    • Subjects:
    • Ethnology -- Kerawara Island

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 255-256.

      SeriesSymbol, myth, and ritual series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGN671.D8 E77
      The Physical Object
      Pagination259 p.
      Number of Pages259
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5044129M
      ISBN 100801408369
      LC Control Number74003997

      CAMPBELL Shirley. F. The Art of Kula. Oxford: Berg. CHAMBRIN Romain. «Style and Standardization in some arts of the Sepik» in: Res, 47, pp. COCHRANE Susan & MEL Michael. Contemporary Art in Papua New Guinea. Sydney: Craftsman House. ERRINGTON Frederik K. Karavar: Masks and Power in a Melanesian Ritual. ERRINGTON, FREDERICK KARL - Karavar: Masks and Power in a Melanesian Ritual ERSKINE-HILL & SMITH (EDS), HOWARD & ANNE - The Art of Alexander Pope ERSKINE, ROSALIND - Passion Flowers in Italy.

      ERRINGTON, FREDERICK KARL - Karavar; Masks and Power in a Melanesian Ritual ERSCH, JOHANN SAMUEL - La France Littéraire Contenant Les Auteurs Français de à ERSERGUER, ENRIQUE V. - Cosas Del Uruguay (En Torno a la Década ). I juxtapose discussions of dividuality and individuality with an exploration of Maussian ideas relating to gifts, masks, and persons, using my analysis as a framework to examine controversies surrounding the actions of Prosperity (“Health and Wealth”) Christians in Sweden. The article argues that multiple and competing notions of personhood are evident in the case by: 5.

      THE PARANOID ETHOS IN MELANESIA. more than twenty years was alleged to have connected these events to a revival of the iniet 3. All of these stories about cult activity have to be seen in the context of the somewhat nightmarish atmosphere prevailing at that time on the Gazelle Peninsula, reflected in the reports in the local press about undercover agents "disturbing natives", even of a local Cited by: 2.   The language may be foreign, as in Karavar ritual songs (Errington ). In some cases, ritual actions and materials suggest verbal meanings; in others, participants may interpret the meanings of strange sounds on the basis of subtle connotations with real or .


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