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Ethnohistory (1 January 2016) 63 (1): 95–117.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Ryan Schram This article examines how the people of Auhelawa, a society on the south coast of Normanby Island, Papua New Guinea, make use of two historical figures—one a warrior, the other a police officer—to represent the nature of social transformation. In different ways, the stories of these...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2000) 47 (1): 101–111.
Published: 01 January 2000
..., James Cook University of North Queensland. 1999 On His Holiness's Secret Services:Representations of Catholicism in Contemporary Evangelised Papua New Guinea.In Expecting the Day of Wrath: Versions of the Millennium in Papua New Guinea . C. Kocher-Schmid, ed. NRI Monograph 36. Port Moresby, Papua...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2000) 47 (1): 133–169.
Published: 01 January 2000
...Ira Bashkow This paper is a report on millennial rumors that were circulating in 1998 in the Arapesh-speaking region of East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea. Given New Guinea's anthropological reputation as the land of millennial movements,we might expect the turning of the millennium to generate...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2000) 47 (1): 171–204.
Published: 01 January 2000
...Holger Jebens In Papua New Guinea it is widely believed that soon the biblically prescribed Second Coming of Jesus will end the world in its present state. This paper intends to examine the occurrence, change, and spread of apocalyptic narratives. I will summarize which eschatological signs have...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2000) 47 (1): 113–132.
Published: 01 January 2000
...Jan Bieniek; Garry W. Trompf This article compares ideas about the coming millennium in two culturally different parts of Papua New Guinea: Sek in Madang Province and Kasap in Enga Province. In both areas the Catholic church is historically predominant. Concerns and questions about whether the...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2000) 47 (1): 205–225.
Published: 01 January 2000
...Chris Ballard Christian notions of the Apocalypse, which were first introduced to Huli speakers of the Southern Highlands of Papua New Guinea during the 1950s,encountered an existing indigenous eschatology, or doctrine of last things. Precontact Huli cosmology posited a moral constitution for the...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2007) 54 (3): 445–472.
Published: 01 July 2007
...Jerry K. Jacka Ipili speakers in the highlands of Papua New Guinea creatively use the category “whiteman” both to structure their longing for socioeconomic progress and development and to critique the very institutions associated with development that they desire. This article explores the history...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2000) 47 (1): 3–27.
Published: 01 January 2000
...Pamela J. Stewart; Andrew Strathern American Society for Ethnohistory 2000 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Allen, Bryant 1997 Frost and Drought in Papua New Guinea in 1997. http://coombs.anu.edu.aau...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2000) 47 (1): 227–240.
Published: 01 January 2000
... Cargo-Cult Discourse: Myth and the Rationalization of Labor Relations in Papua New Guinea. Dialectical Anthropology 13 : 157 -71. Burman, Rickie 1981 Time and Socioeconomic Change on Simbo, Solomon Islands. Man 16 : 251 -67. Counts, David, and Dorothy Counts 1976 Apprehension in the...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2005) 52 (1): 137–166.
Published: 01 January 2005
... because of this small market because, as Martha Macintyre has suggested for Papua New Guinea, many poems written for women’s conferences and church meet- ings are read aloud at village meetings, made into songs, and (where neces- sary) translated into local languages. ‘‘The poems inspire village women...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2001) 48 (1-2): 301–308.
Published: 01 April 2001
..., Polly, and Akii Tumu 1998 Historical Vines: Enga Networks of Exchange, Ritual, and Warfare in Papua New Guinea . Washington, dc: Smithsonian Institution Press. in press Averting the Bush Fire Day: Ain's Cult Revisited.In Thinking and Engaging the Whole: Essays in Honor of Roy A. Rappaport . Ellen...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2005) 52 (1): 167–177.
Published: 01 January 2005
...- tary Fund/World Bank structural adjustment programs in countries such as Papua New Guinea would have to concur (see Stiglitz 2002 for non- Pacific examples). Not all contracts are negotiable, it would seem. Nor, then, should the negotiation of contracts necessarily be seen as (heroic) resistance to...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2000) 47 (1): 29–65.
Published: 01 January 2000
... Tribalism and the Arts of Memory in the Highlands of Papua New Guinea. In Narratives of Nation in the South Pacific . Ton Otto and Nicholas Thomas, eds. Pp. 65 -90. Amsterdam: Harwood Academic. Depdikbud 1982 Pengolahan dan Penyempurnaan Hasil Inventarisasi Kepercayaan terhadap Tuhan Yang Maha Esa...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2001) 48 (3): 550–552.
Published: 01 July 2001
... violence they trigger are by Michael Brown and Eduardo Fernández on the Asháninka of Peru and by Andrew Strathern on the tribal societies of Mount Hagen in the Western Highlands of Papua New Guinea. Viewing the Asháninka as ‘‘active shapers of their history’’ from until Brown and Fernández weigh the...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2005) 52 (1): 47–80.
Published: 01 January 2005
... manager of Bali Plantation was caught suspiciously visiting a cemetery at night. Such incidents confirm cult followers’ beliefs that whites have sought to make fools of Papua New Guineans with false knowledge, including false forms of education, self-government and independence, and development focused...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2001) 48 (3): 552–555.
Published: 01 July 2001
... Eduardo Fernández on the Asháninka of Peru and by Andrew Strathern on the tribal societies of Mount Hagen in the Western Highlands of Papua New Guinea. Viewing the Asháninka as ‘‘active shapers of their history’’ from until Brown and Fernández weigh the opportunities presented to ambitious headmen...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2005) 52 (1): 7–11.
Published: 01 January 2005
... predictable.Thus, for example, as Andrew Lattas describes, on Bali island in West New Britain, Papua New Guinea, the cult followers of Dakoa articulate their experiences of glob- ally penetrating colonial-era interventions (church liturgical forms, gov- ernment administrative procedures, and cash economy, in...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2000) 47 (1): 67–99.
Published: 01 January 2000
.... Strathern 1998 Life at the End: Voices and Visions from Mt. Hagen, Papua New Guinea. In Zeitschrift für Missions- und Religionswissenschaft , 82,No. 4: 227 -44. Strathern, Andrew, and Pamela J. Stewart 1997 Introduction: Millennial Markers in the Pacific. In Millennial Markers . Pamela J. Stewart...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2002) 49 (3): 671–685.
Published: 01 July 2002
..., cannibalism has remained important in many ethnographic 6698 Ethnohistory / 49:3 / sheet 200 of 252 fields, the most important for present purposes being Papua New Guinea, the research field of the majority of contributors to the volume edited by...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2003) 50 (4): 753–758.
Published: 01 October 2003
... 2003.12.12 06:08 211 756 Book Reviews Hudson Bay area, the U.S. Southwest, the Great Lakes, Andean South America, and Papua New Guinea. Groups as diverse as the Jaqi in...