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Date: 2016
Subject Keyword: sorcery | Christianity | fear | power | magic | Papua New Guinea
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1052530
Description: This paper considers the assumption that the long-term success of the Christian Churches in some parts of Papua New Guinea (PNG) will eliminate or even regulate the magical practices that are nowadays ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1258648
Description: This paper explores the story of the formation and subsequent activities of a church women's group in Maisin villages and women's experiences of Christianity more broadly, in relation to the changing ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Authors: Timmer, Jaap
Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1046022
Description: Amid a variety of ideas of Israelite genealogies for To'abaita speakers in North Malaita, Solomon Islands, 'Holy Land' features as a utopian fantasy of a just nation, not in Israel but grounded in the ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/287620
Description: In the Vula'a villages of south-east Papua New Guinea, the experience of more than a century of Christianity has been incorporated into local understandings of identity and tradition. Church-building ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Authors: Timmer, Jaap
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/273290
Description: Clashes over the status of West Papua and the political future of the territory proliferated markedly following the end of Indonesia's New Order regime in 1998. Amid a wide variety of demands for just ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/150993
Description: The Vula'a people of south-eastern Papua New Guinea have been Christians for more than a century. Through a phenomenology of the transformation of their song and dance styles, this paper sheds light o ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/81292
Description: This paper explores some of the issues evoked in recent attempts by the Vula'a people of south eastern Papua New Guinea to document their history. Drawing on ethnographic research and Heideggerian phi ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2004
Subject Keyword: 160100 Anthropology | church | Christianity
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/81411
Description: While the Christian doctrine to which Hula villagers of the south east coast of Papua New Guinea today subscribe claims that community is achieved contractually through membership in the Church, this ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
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