Landscapes of the Body: Reproduction, Fertility and Morality in a Papuan Society. This is an indepth ethnography of the Inanwatan Papuan people of the Birds Head area of Irian Jaya.  It tells the story of human existence from an Inanwatan perspective which presents many concepts in a physiological vocabulary.  A great deal of material is grouped under the three sections: the human body; the social body and the cosmological body.  With glossary and references.

Landscapes of the Body: Reproduction, Fertility and Morality in a Papuan Society

SKU: 033186
$78.11Price
  • ISBN

    9057890674
  • Authors

    Van Oosterhout, Dianne
  • Extent

    401
  • Format

    Paperback
  • Year

    2002
  • Publisher

    CNWS Publications

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