Profane literature of Buin, Solomon Islands
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Profane literature of Buin, Solomon Islands

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Published by Human Relations Area Files Press in New Haven, CT .
Written in English


  • Folk songs -- Solomon Islands.

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Edition Notes

SeriesYale University publications in anthropology -- no. 8
LC ClassificationsGN"2"Y32"no. 8
The Physical Object
Pagination15 p.
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20422802M

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Thurnwald, Richard, Profane literature of Buin, Solomon Islands. New Haven, Human Relations Area Files Press, Profane literature of Buin, Solomon Islands. [Richard Thurnwald] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats: Publication: Yale University publications in anthropology Profane literature of Buin, Solomon Islands. New Haven: London: Published for the Section of Anthropology, Department of the Social Sciences, Yale university, by the Yale University Press ; Humphrey Milford, Oxford University Press. MLA Citation. Thurnwald, Richard. and Yale University. Department of Anthropology. and Yale University. Buy Profane literature of Buin, Solomon Islands (Yale University publications in anthropology, no. 8) by Thurnwald, Richard (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on Author: Richard Thurnwald.

Profane literature of Buin, Solomon Islands Yale University Publications in Anthropology no. 8, 15 pp. This book discusses the mythology of the Buin People, with specific reference to songs. Out of print. Search by keywords: by title by author: Return to the main Papua New Guinea folklore home page. Six anthropological papers relating to the Solomon Islands, American Indian and the Eskimo: Number 8 [Richard C. Thurnwald], Profane Literature of Buin, Solomon Islands; Number 9 [William N. Fenton] Seneca Ceremonies at Coldspring Longhouse; Number 10 [C.F. Voegelin], The Shawnee Female Deity; Number 11 [William Morgan], Human-Wolves Among the. In this connexion, however, Prof.:R. C. Thurnwald's account of the profane literature of Buin, Solomon Islands, is even a more valuable pointer towards a method of gauging social values, iwhile. These books would become part of the library kit that villages were given with the READ SI program. So Connie and her brother, Max, kindly handed boxes and boxes of books to Joyce knowing that they would be given out to people throughout the Solomon Islands. Custom stories are still passed down from generation to generation in the villages.

Economics in primitive communities, (with Diedrich Westermann) The missionary and anthropological research, Black and white in East Africa; the fabric of a new civilization; a study in social contact and adaptation of life in East Africa, Profane literature of Buin, Solomon Islands Born: Septem , Vienna. Solomon Islands is an archipelago consist of 9 provinces, and the only Island in the South pacific that has accommodates the 3 races of the Pacific as mentioned above, and the only country that you will discover the darkest to the whitest skin which makes Solomon Islands so Solomon, so different. Also, Solomon Islands has a rich unique diverse Missing: Profane. Buin, Papua New Guinea: lt;p|>|Buin|, in the |Autonomous Region of Bougainville| of |Papua New Guinea|, is a government-e World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most definitive collection ever g: Profane. The Vienna-born and ultimately also US-based anthropologist Richard Thurnwald, (), “one of the most productive ethnologists of his time,” wrote two published studies of people in the region of today’s Buin, both in English: Profane Literature of Buin and Pigs and Currency in Buin ().