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Published: 06 July 1995

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Inside the Cult

Religious Innovation and Transmission in Papua New Guinea

Harvey Whitehouse

Clarendon Press

Oxford Studies in Social and Cultural Anthropology

The millenarian cult known as the Pomio Kivung, in Papua New Guinea, looks forward to the establishment of a period of supernatural bliss, ...