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Author Tuzin, Donald F.

Title The Cassowary's revenge : the life and death of masculinity in a New Guinea society / Donald Tuzin.

Publication Info. Chicago, Ill. : University of Chicago Press, 1997.

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  DU740.42 .T84 1997    AVAILABLE
Description xiii, 256 pages, 9 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Worlds of desire
Worlds of desire.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-245) and index.
Subject Arapesh (Papua New Guinean people) -- Rites and ceremonies.
Arapesh (Papua New Guinean people) -- Religion.
Arapesh (Papua New Guinean people) -- Psychology.
Cults -- Papua New Guinea -- Ilahita.
Parricide -- Papua New Guinea -- Ilahita.
Masculinity -- Papua New Guinea -- Ilahita.
Ilahita (Papua New Guinea) -- Social life and customs.
ISBN 0226819507 cloth alkaline paper
0226819515 paperback alkaline paper

 
    
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