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Ritual and knowledge among the Baktaman of New Guinea

Fredrik Barth

Ritual and knowledge among the Baktaman of New Guinea

by Fredrik Barth

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Published by Yale University Press, Universitetsforlaget in New Haven, CT, Oslo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rites and ceremonies.,
  • Religion.,
  • Baktaman (Papua New Guinean people)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementFredrik Barth.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDU"740.42"B37"1975
    The Physical Object
    Pagination291 p. :
    Number of Pages291
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19624365M
    ISBN 100300018169
    LC Control Number74019572

    Etnicidad, tierra y poder by Wayne Robins (Book) It happens among people: resonances and extensions of the work of Fredrik Barth () Egyptian ethnic identity development in anti-Chalcedonian Coptic literature by Vince L Bantu (Book. Apr 06,  · Frederick Barth’s famous study of the Baktaman people, Ritual and Knowledge Among the Baktaman of New Guinea, “carefully describes a set of practices and beliefs that are exclusively the domain of adult males. As males reach certain levels of maturity, they are initiated into the secrets of the tradition in a stepwise fashion.

    Between Body and Mind: Shamans and Politics among the Anga, Baktaman and Gebusi in New Guinea Western Highlands Province of Papua New Guinea. Among the Melpa, ritual healers (man wuo) were important in numerous ways, and ritually-based ideas provided the ideological cornerstone for many of the activities of big-men as well as the rationale for. In this book, Lynne Kelly explores the role of formal knowledge systems in small-scale oral cultures in both historic and archaeological contexts. In the first part, she examines knowledge systems within historically recorded oral cultures, showing how the link between power Cited by: 9.

    He was Professor of Social Anthropology at the University of Bergen between an , before becoming Professor at the University of Oslo and manager of the Ethnographic Museum. Barth has conducted field work in Iraq, Pakistan, Iran, Norway, Baluchistan, . For additional information about this book Access provided at 29 Jan GMT from Scholarly Communication Ritual and Knowledge among the Baktaman of New freelancerscomic.com Haven: Yale University Press. Godelier, M. Salt Currency and the Circulation of Commodities among the Baruya of New Guinea. In The Social Dynamics of Economic Cited by: 9.


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'Analyzes the culture, particularly the ritual life, of a recently contacted aboriginal society--the BaktamanCited by: Ritual & Knowledge among the Baktaman of New Guinea by Fredrik Barth is a detailed ethnography focusing on the Baktaman, a population consisting of about located in a mountainous rainforest in central New Guinea.

Barth describes in great detail various aspects of the Baktaman culture including customs, rituals, and initiation rites. Get this from a library. Ritual and knowledge among the Baktaman of New Guinea. [Fredrik Barth]. Apr 01,  · Book Reviews: Barth, Fredrik: Ritual and knowledge among the Baktaman of New Guinea.

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Barth, Fredrik: Ritual and knowledge among the Baktaman of New Guinea. The religion of the Baktaman, particularly their secret rites, and the meanings and knowledge which these rites embody, is the theme of this book. tual and Knowledge Among the Baktarnan of New Guinea by Frederik Barth New Haven Yale University Press pp £ Frederik Barth's monograph is of great importance because it uses a theoretical approach derived from communications theory to analyze the state of ritual and lmowledge among a remote New Guinea.

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Ritual and Knowledge Among the Baktaman of New Guinea by Fredrik Barth,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. 9 Barth shifted to studying meaning and ritual as developed in ethnic groups, and conducted research in Papua New Guinea, where he conducted fieldwork with the Baktaman.

He published several works from these studies, namely the Ritual and Knowledge among the Baktaman of New Guinea ().Alma mater: University of Chicago (M.A.), Cambridge. Victor Turner: Ritual and Knowledge among the Baktaman of New Guinea.

Fredrik Barth Article in American Anthropologist 80(3) - · October with ReadsAuthor: Suzanne Hanchett. Abstract. Frederik Barth's monograph is of great importance because it uses a theoretical approach derived from communications theory to analyze the state of ritual and lmowledge among a remote New Guinea group., The significance of this book arises from the fact that, due to the culturally unique forms of codification of ritual and knowledge in New Guinea societies and Barth's theoretical.

Frederik Barth Emeritus Professors Frederik Barth Professor Emeritus of Anthropology. Thomas Fredrik Weybye Barth (22 December January ) was a Norwegian social anthropologist who has published several ethnographic books with a clear formalistic view. The Journal of Religion the initiation system of the Baktaman (described by Fredrik Barth in Ritual and Knowledge among the Baktaman of New Guinea [New Haven, Conn., ], and Cos-mologies in the Making [New York, ]); and the Taro Cult of Papua (described by E E.

Williams in Orokaiva Magic [Canberra, ], and Orokaiva Society [Ox-ford. The Urapmin people are an ethnic group numbering about people in the Telefomin District of the West Sepik Province of Papua New freelancerscomic.com of the Min peoples who inhabit this area, the Urapmin share the common Min practices of hunter-gatherer subsistence, taro cultivation, and formerly, an elaborate secret cult available only to initiated men.

The Urapmin used to ally with the Telefolmin. a wide range of places and topics, from ritual life among the Baktaman of Papua New Guinea to economic spheres in Darfur, and is read by students and researchers all over the world.

Several of his publications are translated to various languages; for instance Icelandic, Portuguese and Turkish.

Ritual and knowledge among the Baktaman of New Guinea. Oslo: Norwegian Universities Press Cosmologies in the making. A generative approach to cultural variation in Author: Carlo Severi.

Sep 29,  · Fredrik Barth Fredrik Barth. Faculty memorial, September 29, Fredrik Barth died on January 24 th, He was 87 years old and was one of the world’s most respected and often cited social anthropologists inside as well as outside the discipline. Author of Nomads of South-Persia, Principles of social organization in southern Kurdistan, Political leadership among Swat Pathans, Selected essays of Fredrik Barth.

-- The role of the entrepreneur in social change in Northern Norway, The Last Wali of Swat, Indus and Swat Kohistan, Ritual and knowledge among the Baktaman of New Guinea. During his New Guinea fieldwork, this principle was taxed to its utmost, and the last chapters of his monograph Ritual and Knowledge among the Baktaman of New Guinea () are a fascinating and tortuous discussion of his minimalistic methodological credo.

Abstract - G.A. Nagelkerke, Gerard J. Telkamp, Bouwstoffen voor de sociaal-economische geschiedenis van Indonesië van ca. tot ; een beschrijvende bibliografie; Koloniale studiën, ; Koloniaal tijdschrift, Beginning with his detailed and original analysis of ritual knowledge among the Baktaman of New Guinea, this period is marked by a more complex and tentative approach to social life, where raising interesting questions may be more important than coming up with convincing answers.Topics: General Works, A, DOAJ:Multidisciplinary, DOAJ:General Works, History of Oceania (South Seas), DU, Languages and literature of Eastern Asia, Africa.