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International Encyclopaedia of Tribal Religion (12 Vols-Set)

Edited by S.M. Channa

ISBN 10: 8177550381 / ISBN 13: 9788177550382
Published by Cosmo, 2000
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Contents: Vol. I. Basic Elements of Tribal Religion: Introduction. 1. Animism/E.B. Tylor. 2. Fetishism/E.B. Tylor. 3. Sacrifice/E.B. Tylor. 4. The supreme being/Geoffrey Parrinder. 5. Mana/H. Ian Hogbin. 6. The significance of head-hunting in Assam/J.H. Hutton. 7. The sun dance of the Hekandika shoshone/E. Adamson Hoebel. 8. The vision in plains culture/Ruth Fulton Benedict. 9. Leopard-men in the Naga Hills/J.H. Hutton. 10. The evil eye belief among the Amhara of Ethiopia/Ronald A. Reminick. 11. The ghost cult in Bunyoro/J.H.M. Beattie. 12. Nats/Melford G. Spiro. Vol. II. Symbolism in Tribal Religion: 1. Symbolism in the higher rites/W.E.H. Stanner. 2. Magic: colour symbolism/Wilfrid Bonser. 3. African symbolism/Edwin W. Smith. 4. Decorative symbolism of the Araphao/A.L. Kroeber. 5. Nyakyusa ritual and symbolism/Monica Wilson. 6. Spatial concepts of the Ainu of the northwest coast of Southern Sakhalin/Emiko Ohmuki-Tierney. 7. The stranger as God: the place of the outsider in Japanese folk religion/Teigo Yosida. 8. Themes in symbolism of Ndembu hunting ritual/Victor Turnel. 9. Spear symbolism in nuerland/E.E. Evas-Pritchard. Vol. III. Witchcraft and Sorcery in Tribal Societies: 1. Magic and religion/William J. Goode. 2. Witchcraft in four African societies: an essay in comparison/S.F. Nadel. 3. Witches of Normanby island/Geza Roheim. 4. Why witches? Some comments on the explanation of "Illusions" in anthropology/John W. Burton. 5. Sorcery and administration/H. Ian Hogbin. 6. Witchcraft event staging in rural Tlaxcala: a study in inferred deception/John M. Roberts. 7. Sorcery, death, proximity, and the perception of out-groups: the Tauna Awa of New Guinea/David M. Hayano. 8. The notion of witchcraft among the Azande/E.E. Evans-Pritchard. 9. The politics of a witch-killing/Mary Reay. 10. Magic/Robert H. Lourie. 11. The black art among the Dobu/R.C. Fortune. Vol. IV. Tribal Cosmology, Myths and World View: 1. The common sense of myth/A.M. Hocart. 2. The concept of myth and the problem of psychocultural evolution/David Bidney. 3. Supernaturalism: legend and mythology/Paul H. Ezell. 4. Ideas of space and time in the conception of primitive religion/Waldemar Bogoras. 5. The Marsalai cult among the Arapesh, with special reference to the rainbow serpent beliefs of the Australian aboriginals/Margaret Mead. 6. Mythology and land rights on Wogeo/Peter G. Sack. 7. Mohave beliefs concerning twins/George Devereux. 8. Tribal migrations and myths centring on Ooldea, South Australia/R.M. Berndt. 9. Stone-faced ancestors: the spatial anchoring of myth in Wamira, Papua New Guinea/Mirian Kahn. 10. Myths and world view of the Padam-Minyang/Sachin Roy. 11. Myth, legend and oral history: a Kaguru traditional text/Thomas O. Beidelman. Vol. V. Religion and Society : Social Life and Belief Systems: 1. Religion and society/A.R. Radcliffe Brown. 2. Privilege ceremonials in Tikopia/Raymond Firth. 3. Nama cult of the central highlands, New Guinea/K.E. Read. 4. Punishment in ritual: "Man-making" among western or desert aborigines/Lee Sackett. 5. A pawnee ritual used when changing a man's name/Alice C. Fletcher. 6. Ritual, sanctity, and cybernetics/Roy A. Rappaport. 7. Ritual enactment of sex roles in the Pacific lowlands of Ecuador Colombia/Norman E. Whitten, Jr. 8. The Dodo cult, witchcraft and secondary marriage in Irigwe, Nigeria/Walter H. Sangree. 9. Central Eskimo song duels: a contextual analysis of ritual ambiguity/Penelope Eckert & Russell Newmark. 10. The taxonomy, provenance, and functions of ofo. A dominant Igho ritual and political symbol/Christopher I. Ejizu. 11. Woman and religion/Robert H. Lourie. Vol. VI. Religious Functionaries, Shamans, Witchdoctors and Other Sacred Specialists: 1. Sacred specialists/Geoffrey Parrinder. 2. Shaman and seer/E.M. Loeb. 3. Shamanism: an analysis based on comparison with the flying tricksters of Malekula/J.W. Layard. 4. The Zande corporation of witchdoctors/E.E. Evans-Pritchard. 5. A diviner's apprentice sh. Bookseller Inventory # 14691

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