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Bibliographical material in classified form

Label
Bibliographical material in classified form
Title
Bibliographical material in classified form
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Dewey number
996
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
The Royal Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland
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  • Ethnology
  • Polynesia
  • Polynesians
  • Polynesians
  • Polynesians
  • Polynesia
  • Polynesians
  • Polynesians
  • Maori (New Zealand people)
  • Marae
  • Polynesians
Label
Bibliographical material in classified form
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Collection no.: MS 166.
Contents
Heir brother, sister, sister's son, inheritance by women, adopted children, etc., inheritance of rank, land -- Selection of bride, etc.: exogamy, kinship, etc., wife's sister, etc., cousins -- Tattooing, 2: description of the tattooing, circles, plant designs, etc -- Funeral ceremonies, etc. (general), mourning -- Areas: S-W -- Burial-places, altars, Marae graves -- Genealogies and lists for other islands -- Clans -- Character: old people, women -- Unmarried: virginity, etc., sister, etc., sister's son, etc -- Food, 1: fasting, meals, eating, cooking, etc -- Human sacrifice -- Offerings, cannibalism -- Food 2: food supply, tribute, etc., distribution, etc -- Funeral ceremonies, special accounts -- Birth, 2: firstborn, infanticide, etc., naming child, adoption, illegitimate children, etc -- Tattooing, 1: origin, reason for operation, etc -- Initiation, seclusion, ear-piercing, etc., incision -- War, 3: defeated party, prisoners, slain, peace-making, etc -- Dwelling-houses: villages, householders related to chief, sleeping -- Making new Marae, Maras taboo, seat in Marae, etc -- Building new temples or houses: sacred houses, houses of chiefs and priests, assembly houses -- Tabu -- Offices of State: chief's council, orator councils, orators related to chiefs, oratory, priests -- Areas: Samoa -- Legends, etc., legend-keepers, prayers, curses, consultation, etc., divination, possession, inspiration -- Birth, 1: delivery, midwife, cord, taboos, presents, dedication to god, nursing, etc -- Land: common property, private property -- Fono and laws -- Tribute (labour) and communal work, justice, trial by ordeal, etc., oaths, crime, theft, murder -- Feasts and food offering ceremonies -- Areoi society, etc -- Origin of world, origin of man, first man -- Mats: names, titles, granting titles, taking away titles, etc. -- Sacred animals, bird & fish, etc K26, Sacred animals, bird & fish, etc -- Wills: one heir to title and property, inheritance, succession & election, etc -- Kings and great chiefs -- Strangers & guests -- Gods:Islands A-H -- Gods of the dead -- Samoan genealogies -- Gods:Islands R-W -- Soul 3: life in other world, punishment, etc., paradise, hades, etc., food, etc -- Gods, 2: deified men, totems, home, food, servants of gods, etc -- Insignia, pt 2 -- Gods: Samoa -- Image-making ark of God, symbols of divinity; great images: images of family gods, etc. -- Sacred stones, feathers, shells, trumpets, sanctuaries, etc -- Sacred persons, 1 -- Polyandry, polygamy, lending wives, adultery, divorce, widows and orphans -- Gods, 1: classes, dying god, etc -- Gods:Islands I-P -- Sacred trees and plants, C-Y; also notes on pillars -- Sky, sun, moon, stars, year, months, days -- Canoes, cloth, colours, drums, etc. -- Coffins, dressing corpse, embalming, etc., position, guardians of dead, etc. -- Chiefs power, insignia, pt. 1 -- Head: skull, hair, beard, eyes; bones and nails -- Images, 2: not worshipped, etc., connected with boundaries, dead chiefs, etc., writing charts, communicating news, etc. -- Betrothal, wooing, child marriage, wedding ceremonies, etc N44, Betrothal, wooing, child marriage, wedding ceremonies, etc. -- Soul, 2: passage to other world -- Sacred trees and plants, 1: general notes, trees, etc. A-B -- War, 2: weapons, forts, etc., ceremonies & proceedings before & during battle, fighting, name of enemy, etc -- Areas: groups A-R, and groups of which we know little -- Earth, earthquake, volcanoes, fire, sea, fishing, flood, rain, rainbow, winds, thunder & lightning, echo -- Illness -- Sorcery, etc. -- Soul, 1: immortality, origin of death, spirits returning, dreams, etc -- Ranks of society -- Sacred persons,2 -- Kava (& palm wine, etc.) -- Priests, priestesses and sorcerers -- Dancing, entertainment, poetry, games Q61, Dancing, entertainment, poetry, games
Control code
WDARAI_MS166
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
WDARAI_MS166
Label
Bibliographical material in classified form
Publication
Note
Collection no.: MS 166.
Contents
Heir brother, sister, sister's son, inheritance by women, adopted children, etc., inheritance of rank, land -- Selection of bride, etc.: exogamy, kinship, etc., wife's sister, etc., cousins -- Tattooing, 2: description of the tattooing, circles, plant designs, etc -- Funeral ceremonies, etc. (general), mourning -- Areas: S-W -- Burial-places, altars, Marae graves -- Genealogies and lists for other islands -- Clans -- Character: old people, women -- Unmarried: virginity, etc., sister, etc., sister's son, etc -- Food, 1: fasting, meals, eating, cooking, etc -- Human sacrifice -- Offerings, cannibalism -- Food 2: food supply, tribute, etc., distribution, etc -- Funeral ceremonies, special accounts -- Birth, 2: firstborn, infanticide, etc., naming child, adoption, illegitimate children, etc -- Tattooing, 1: origin, reason for operation, etc -- Initiation, seclusion, ear-piercing, etc., incision -- War, 3: defeated party, prisoners, slain, peace-making, etc -- Dwelling-houses: villages, householders related to chief, sleeping -- Making new Marae, Maras taboo, seat in Marae, etc -- Building new temples or houses: sacred houses, houses of chiefs and priests, assembly houses -- Tabu -- Offices of State: chief's council, orator councils, orators related to chiefs, oratory, priests -- Areas: Samoa -- Legends, etc., legend-keepers, prayers, curses, consultation, etc., divination, possession, inspiration -- Birth, 1: delivery, midwife, cord, taboos, presents, dedication to god, nursing, etc -- Land: common property, private property -- Fono and laws -- Tribute (labour) and communal work, justice, trial by ordeal, etc., oaths, crime, theft, murder -- Feasts and food offering ceremonies -- Areoi society, etc -- Origin of world, origin of man, first man -- Mats: names, titles, granting titles, taking away titles, etc. -- Sacred animals, bird & fish, etc K26, Sacred animals, bird & fish, etc -- Wills: one heir to title and property, inheritance, succession & election, etc -- Kings and great chiefs -- Strangers & guests -- Gods:Islands A-H -- Gods of the dead -- Samoan genealogies -- Gods:Islands R-W -- Soul 3: life in other world, punishment, etc., paradise, hades, etc., food, etc -- Gods, 2: deified men, totems, home, food, servants of gods, etc -- Insignia, pt 2 -- Gods: Samoa -- Image-making ark of God, symbols of divinity; great images: images of family gods, etc. -- Sacred stones, feathers, shells, trumpets, sanctuaries, etc -- Sacred persons, 1 -- Polyandry, polygamy, lending wives, adultery, divorce, widows and orphans -- Gods, 1: classes, dying god, etc -- Gods:Islands I-P -- Sacred trees and plants, C-Y; also notes on pillars -- Sky, sun, moon, stars, year, months, days -- Canoes, cloth, colours, drums, etc. -- Coffins, dressing corpse, embalming, etc., position, guardians of dead, etc. -- Chiefs power, insignia, pt. 1 -- Head: skull, hair, beard, eyes; bones and nails -- Images, 2: not worshipped, etc., connected with boundaries, dead chiefs, etc., writing charts, communicating news, etc. -- Betrothal, wooing, child marriage, wedding ceremonies, etc N44, Betrothal, wooing, child marriage, wedding ceremonies, etc. -- Soul, 2: passage to other world -- Sacred trees and plants, 1: general notes, trees, etc. A-B -- War, 2: weapons, forts, etc., ceremonies & proceedings before & during battle, fighting, name of enemy, etc -- Areas: groups A-R, and groups of which we know little -- Earth, earthquake, volcanoes, fire, sea, fishing, flood, rain, rainbow, winds, thunder & lightning, echo -- Illness -- Sorcery, etc. -- Soul, 1: immortality, origin of death, spirits returning, dreams, etc -- Ranks of society -- Sacred persons,2 -- Kava (& palm wine, etc.) -- Priests, priestesses and sorcerers -- Dancing, entertainment, poetry, games Q61, Dancing, entertainment, poetry, games
Control code
WDARAI_MS166
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
WDARAI_MS166

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