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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1060103
Description: This article investigates yafuni ('witchcraft' or female sorcery) accusations among the Maisin people living in Collingwood Bay, Oro Province, Papua New Guinea. It takes as its primary case a public m ... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/212660
Description: This paper discusses the hymn found in one of the most important of the Dead Sea Scrolls, dubbed “Community Rules” or 1QS. We identify it as belonging to a genre designated as Hodayot or Thanksgiving ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/285986
Description: This article critically discusses domestication and women's work in household organization at Christmas, a case of meta-organizing which fuels commercialization. Located in the growing body of work on ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/136629
Description: In early February 1513, the recently restored Medici family celebrated Carnival in Florence with two elaborate, allegorical triumphs. As moments of ephemeral, public ritual these triumphs provided a u ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/152127
Description: In contrast to the restrictive focus of ethical formalism on the process of applying explicit and formal rules to adjudicate on matters of moral concern, reflection on ethics-in-practice adds the info ... More
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Authors: Alter, Andrew
Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/125348
Description: The paper examines the way present-day drum repertoire and drumming practice in the Himalayas is suggestive of a history that was influenced by Hindu tantric practitioners. In particular, the Natha se ... More
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Authors: Alter, Andrew
Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/125104
Description: In the Central Himalayan region of Garhwal, the gods (devtas) enjoy dancing and come on to their mediums when musicians play and 'make' them dance. This occurs at many events including shamanistic rit ... More
Authors: Casule, Ilija
Date: 2004
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/37097
Description: 54 page(s)
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