Su Pangkat Sinubaanen

Alternative Titles:
The Subanen Heritage
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Date Created:
1985
Extent:
27 lines and 12 notes
Description:
This text illustrates the role of Subanen arbiters as interpreters of the customs: elders who remember precedents from earlier cases and can distinguish between genuine and false charges and defenses. The author also recounts a boundary dispute in which his father assisted the chief arbiter, until the case was finally referred to the chieftain.
Publication Status:
Preprint
Country:
Philippines
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Entry Number:
48666