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Published: 01 February 2001

264 Pages | 9 halftones, 6 figures, 1 map


ISBN: 9780198234234

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From Cosmogony to Exorcism in a Javavese Genesis

The Spilt Seed

Stephen C. Headley

Oxford Studies in Social and Cultural Anthropology

  • Presents a full translation, and study, of an important Javanese ritual
  • Shows the importance of myth in founding values in contemporary Javanese society

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