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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
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Authors: Goddard, Michael
Date: 2014
Subject Keyword: death | magic | Motu-Koita | sorcery | translation
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/287725
Description: This article is driven by the equivocal possibility of doing analytic justice to the cosmo-ontology of the Motu-Koita, of Papua New Guinea, as it was when early missionaries and colonial officers cred ... More
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Authors: Jones, Alan
Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/33097
Description: This paper evaluates two English expressions used by Michelle Stephen to translate the Mekeo terms lopia and ungaunga, traditionally rendered as "chief' (or "peace chief") and "sorcerer" (Seligman 191 ... More
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