Nucleation in Papua New Guinea Cultures

Statement of Responsibility:
Mayers, Marvin K. and Daniel D. Rath, editors
Series Issue:
23
Date:
1988
Publisher:
International Museum of Cultures
Publisher Place:
Dallas
Part Of Series:
International Museum of Cultures Publication 23
Extent:
xii, 103 pages
Publication Status:
Published
Table of Contents:

Preface

  • "Pigs Are Our Hearts": A Functional Study of the Pig in Melanesia
    Daniel D. Rath
  • Of Pigs, Men, and Life: A Glimpse at Wiru Society
    Michael Fullingim
  • Duke of York Shell Money: A Mediator of Relationships
    Dean and Dianne Moore
  • Mami Reveals Dynamic Kwanga Social Structure
    Takashi Manabe
  • The Interrelationship of Taboo and Kinship as the Cohesive Agent of Saniyo-Hiyowe Society
    Ronald K. Lewis
  • Feasts: Celebration or Obligation?
    Judy Kennedy
  • The Intermediary and Social Distance in Western Torres Strait
    Rodney J. Kennedy
Country:
Papua New Guinea
Content Language:
Work Type:
Subject:
Focus
Ethnography
Nature of Work:
Entry Number:
7903