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The Resource Made-from-bone : trickster myths, music, and history from the Amazon, Jonathan D. Hill

Made-from-bone : trickster myths, music, and history from the Amazon, Jonathan D. Hill

Label
Made-from-bone : trickster myths, music, and history from the Amazon
Title
Made-from-bone
Title remainder
trickster myths, music, and history from the Amazon
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan D. Hill
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hill, Jonathan David
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Interpretations of culture in the new millennium
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Curripaco Indians
  • Curripaco mythology
  • Curripaco Indians
  • Tricksters
Label
Made-from-bone : trickster myths, music, and history from the Amazon, Jonathan D. Hill
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [177]-184) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • List of Illustrations
  • Preface.
  • Introducing Made-from-Bone, the Trickster-Creator
  • 1.
  • Arawakan Wakuenai of Venezuela.
  • p. 1
  • Pt. 1.
  • Words from the Primordial Times
  • 2.
  • Narratives from the Primordial Times.
  • p. 25
  • Cricket-Brothers; or, The Origin of Made-from-Bone.
  • p. 25
  • Origin of Death.
  • p. 29
  • Owl-Monkey; or, Made-from-Bone Tries to End Poisoning.
  • p. 31
  • Made-from-Bone and Anaconda-Person.
  • p. 33
  • Origin of the Bat-People.
  • p. 37
  • Origin of Cooking with Hot Peppers.
  • p. 38
  • Origin of the Vulture-People.
  • p. 42
  • Great Sickness; or, The Origin of Malaria.
  • p. 48
  • Made-from-Bone Creates Evil Omens.
  • p. 53
  • 3.
  • Ethnohistorical Interlude: Historical Themes in the Myth of Made-from-Bone and Anaconda-Person.
  • p. 57
  • Pt. 2.
  • World Begins
  • 4.
  • Narratives from "The World Begins".
  • p. 75
  • Grandfather Sleep; or, The Origin of Night.
  • p. 75
  • Origin of Fire.
  • p. 80
  • Origin of Working in Manioc Gardens.
  • p. 82
  • Origin of Ceremonial Music.
  • p. 83
  • Origin of Bocachico-Fish Dances.
  • p. 85
  • Pipirri; or, The Origin of Peach-Palm Fruits.
  • p. 87
  • 5.
  • Ethnomusicological Interlude: The Catfish Trumpet Festival of 1981, or How to Ask for a Drink in Curripaco.
  • p. 92
  • Pt. 3.
  • World Opens Up
  • 6.
  • Narratives from "The World Opens Up".
  • p. 117
  • Kuwai, the Powerful Sound that Opened Up the World.
  • p. 117
  • Struggle between Made-from-Bone and First-Woman.
  • p. 127
  • Origin of Hallucinogenic Snuff and Shamanic Healing.
  • p. 134
  • Origin of Honey for Curing.
  • p. 136
  • Origin of Witchcraft and Its Treatment.
  • p. 138
  • Origin of Enchanted Spirits and the City of Gold.
  • p. 142
  • 7.
  • Ethnological Coda: Shamanizing the State in Venezuela.
  • p. 147
  • App. A.
  • Note on Translation Methods.
  • p. 157
  • App. B.
  • AILLA Numbers for Narratives, Music, Dances, and Illustrations.
  • p. 160
  • Glossary.
  • p. 171
  • References Cited.
  • p. 177
  • Index.
  • p. 185
Control code
0716718547
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxii, 195 p.
Isbn
9780252075704
Lccn
2008021798
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Made-from-bone : trickster myths, music, and history from the Amazon, Jonathan D. Hill
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [177]-184) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • List of Illustrations
  • Preface.
  • Introducing Made-from-Bone, the Trickster-Creator
  • 1.
  • Arawakan Wakuenai of Venezuela.
  • p. 1
  • Pt. 1.
  • Words from the Primordial Times
  • 2.
  • Narratives from the Primordial Times.
  • p. 25
  • Cricket-Brothers; or, The Origin of Made-from-Bone.
  • p. 25
  • Origin of Death.
  • p. 29
  • Owl-Monkey; or, Made-from-Bone Tries to End Poisoning.
  • p. 31
  • Made-from-Bone and Anaconda-Person.
  • p. 33
  • Origin of the Bat-People.
  • p. 37
  • Origin of Cooking with Hot Peppers.
  • p. 38
  • Origin of the Vulture-People.
  • p. 42
  • Great Sickness; or, The Origin of Malaria.
  • p. 48
  • Made-from-Bone Creates Evil Omens.
  • p. 53
  • 3.
  • Ethnohistorical Interlude: Historical Themes in the Myth of Made-from-Bone and Anaconda-Person.
  • p. 57
  • Pt. 2.
  • World Begins
  • 4.
  • Narratives from "The World Begins".
  • p. 75
  • Grandfather Sleep; or, The Origin of Night.
  • p. 75
  • Origin of Fire.
  • p. 80
  • Origin of Working in Manioc Gardens.
  • p. 82
  • Origin of Ceremonial Music.
  • p. 83
  • Origin of Bocachico-Fish Dances.
  • p. 85
  • Pipirri; or, The Origin of Peach-Palm Fruits.
  • p. 87
  • 5.
  • Ethnomusicological Interlude: The Catfish Trumpet Festival of 1981, or How to Ask for a Drink in Curripaco.
  • p. 92
  • Pt. 3.
  • World Opens Up
  • 6.
  • Narratives from "The World Opens Up".
  • p. 117
  • Kuwai, the Powerful Sound that Opened Up the World.
  • p. 117
  • Struggle between Made-from-Bone and First-Woman.
  • p. 127
  • Origin of Hallucinogenic Snuff and Shamanic Healing.
  • p. 134
  • Origin of Honey for Curing.
  • p. 136
  • Origin of Witchcraft and Its Treatment.
  • p. 138
  • Origin of Enchanted Spirits and the City of Gold.
  • p. 142
  • 7.
  • Ethnological Coda: Shamanizing the State in Venezuela.
  • p. 147
  • App. A.
  • Note on Translation Methods.
  • p. 157
  • App. B.
  • AILLA Numbers for Narratives, Music, Dances, and Illustrations.
  • p. 160
  • Glossary.
  • p. 171
  • References Cited.
  • p. 177
  • Index.
  • p. 185
Control code
0716718547
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxii, 195 p.
Isbn
9780252075704
Lccn
2008021798
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps

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