The work of the gods in Tikopia, by Raymond Firth.

2nd ed., with new introduction and epilogue.. London, Athlone P.; 1967.

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
GN 473 .F5 1967 Off-site
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
GN473 .F5 1967 Off-site
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
GN2 .L6 no.1-2 Off-site
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
GN4 .L84 no.1-2 1967 Off-site
Subjects Godsdienst.
Rites and ceremonies -- Polynesia.
Rites and ceremonies.
Rites et cérémonies -- Polynésie.
Tikopia (Peuple des îles Salomon)
Tikopia (Solomon Islands people)
Tikopia (peuple des îles Salomon) -- Rites et cérémonies.
Series Monographs on social anthropology ; no. 1-2.
Description viii, 492 pages frontispiece, 8 plates, plans, diagrams 23 cm.
Copyright Date 1967.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 485-486).
Contents 1. General character of the work of the Gods -- 2. throwing the firestick -- 3. Ritual of the sacred canoes -- 4. The work of the yam -- 5. Re-carpeting the ancestral temples -- 6. Freeing the land -- 7. The proclamation at Rarokoka -- 8. The dance to quell the wind -- 9. The dance of the flaming fire -- 10. Deserted Gods in Takarito -- 11. The work of Somosomo and Fiora -- 12. The ritual extraction of turmeric -- 13. The final rites.
Geographic Area Polynesia
Network Numbers (OCoLC)822940
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Firth, Raymond, 1901-2002.
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