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The Resource Historical vines : Enga networks of exchange, ritual, and warfare in Papua New Guinea, Polly Wiessner and Akii Tumu ; with translations and assistance by Nitze Pupu ; illustrations by Akii Tumu

Historical vines : Enga networks of exchange, ritual, and warfare in Papua New Guinea, Polly Wiessner and Akii Tumu ; with translations and assistance by Nitze Pupu ; illustrations by Akii Tumu

Label
Historical vines : Enga networks of exchange, ritual, and warfare in Papua New Guinea
Title
Historical vines
Title remainder
Enga networks of exchange, ritual, and warfare in Papua New Guinea
Statement of responsibility
Polly Wiessner and Akii Tumu ; with translations and assistance by Nitze Pupu ; illustrations by Akii Tumu
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wiessner, Polly
Dewey number
995.3
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DU740.42
LC item number
.W49 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Tumu, Akii
  • Pupu, Nitze
Series statement
Smithsonian series in ethnographic inquiry
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Enga (Papua New Guinean people)
  • Enga (Papua New Guinean people)
  • Enga (Papua New Guinean people)
  • Ceremonial exchange
  • Ethnohistory
  • Oral tradition
  • Western Highlands Province (Papua New Guinea)
Label
Historical vines : Enga networks of exchange, ritual, and warfare in Papua New Guinea, Polly Wiessner and Akii Tumu ; with translations and assistance by Nitze Pupu ; illustrations by Akii Tumu
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 467-479) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • Tribal Migrations and Warfare
  • 6.
  • The Early Stages of the Tee Ceremonial Exchange Cycle
  • 7.
  • Cults for the Ancestors
  • 8.
  • Bachelors' Cults: Purity, Prosperity, and Politics
  • 9.
  • War Reparations and Leadership
  • 1.
  • 10.
  • Yanda Andake: The Great Ceremonial Wars
  • 11.
  • Later Developments in the Tee: The Completion of the Exchange Cycle
  • 12.
  • Competition and Cooperation: A Family History of Leadership and Tee
  • 13.
  • Yandaita: Wrapping Up
  • The Enga, their Historical Traditions, and Our Approach
  • 2.
  • Environment, Population, and Subsistence in the Early Generations of Oral History
  • 3.
  • Social Organization, Leadership, and Trade in the Early Generations of Oral History
  • 4.
  • The Introduction of the Sweet Potato
Control code
37331732
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 494 pages
Isbn
9781560987925
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
97033620
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
Historical vines : Enga networks of exchange, ritual, and warfare in Papua New Guinea, Polly Wiessner and Akii Tumu ; with translations and assistance by Nitze Pupu ; illustrations by Akii Tumu
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 467-479) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • Tribal Migrations and Warfare
  • 6.
  • The Early Stages of the Tee Ceremonial Exchange Cycle
  • 7.
  • Cults for the Ancestors
  • 8.
  • Bachelors' Cults: Purity, Prosperity, and Politics
  • 9.
  • War Reparations and Leadership
  • 1.
  • 10.
  • Yanda Andake: The Great Ceremonial Wars
  • 11.
  • Later Developments in the Tee: The Completion of the Exchange Cycle
  • 12.
  • Competition and Cooperation: A Family History of Leadership and Tee
  • 13.
  • Yandaita: Wrapping Up
  • The Enga, their Historical Traditions, and Our Approach
  • 2.
  • Environment, Population, and Subsistence in the Early Generations of Oral History
  • 3.
  • Social Organization, Leadership, and Trade in the Early Generations of Oral History
  • 4.
  • The Introduction of the Sweet Potato
Control code
37331732
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 494 pages
Isbn
9781560987925
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
97033620
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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