The Resource Transition rites, Geza Roheim

Transition rites, Geza Roheim

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Transition rites
Title
Transition rites
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Geza Roheim
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Summary
Birth rites - Aranda, Loritcha, Ngatatara, protective function of the umbilical cord; puberty rites - Pitjentjara male (circumcision), detailed description of ceremony, presentation of bullroarer, comparison with Djungguan of northern Australia (quotes Warner); initiation taboos; Kakadu, Larakya, Djauan, Mungarai ceremonies; association between teeth and water in the tooth avulsion rites of Queensland & River Darling natives (Parkunji, Bungyarlee); tooth avulsion of females (Warramunga); hair depilation rites of Victoria; blood drinking of Karadjeri; rites among Torres Straits people, the Wiradthuri; the social situation and the unconscious, interpretation of food taboos
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1891-1953
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Róheim, Géza
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Transition rites, Geza Roheim
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Publication
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M0051076
Extent
1 volume
Stock number
p 4025
System control number
0073231
Label
Transition rites, Geza Roheim
Publication
Control code
M0051076
Extent
1 volume
Stock number
p 4025
System control number
0073231

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