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Conceiving Spirits

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Synopsis:

Nourse describes how Lauje of Indonesia attribute to birth spirits competing meanings that hinge on an individual's gender, social class, and religion.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 275-295) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781560988502
Author:
Nourse, Jennifer
Publisher:
Harper Collins
Author:
NOURSE JENNIFER W
Location:
Washington, D.C. :
Subject:
Social life and customs
Subject:
Ritual & Practices
Subject:
Religion
Subject:
Anthropology - Cultural
Subject:
Native American Studies - Tribes
Subject:
Indonesia
Subject:
Childbirth
Subject:
Birth customs
Subject:
Indonesians
Subject:
Christianity - Ritual & Practice
Subject:
Lauje
Subject:
Donggala
Subject:
Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies - Tribes
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Smithsonian Series in Ethnographic Inquiry (Paperback)
Series Volume:
7160
Publication Date:
19991017
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
320
Dimensions:
8.85x5.92x.82 in. .98 lbs.

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