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Bulletin of the National Museum of Ethnology

1977-Vol. 02 No. 1-No. 4

March 22, 1977 Publication

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Vol. 2, No. 1 (1977.03.22)

Italian Adolescent Personality as seen through the Sentence Completion Test: Some Comparisons with the Japanese and American Patterns
Sofue, Takao
The Legends of the Dragon God (Dragon Daughter) and the Dragon Boat Festival (1)
Kimishima, Hisako
Folk Music: A Critical Review of its Concepts and Definitions
Sakurai, Tetsuo
Social Order of the Hanunoo-Mangyan
Miyamoto, Masaru
The Temporary Madness in New Guinea Highlands
Nakayama, Kazuyoshi
Introduction to the Study of Rural House in Kyusyu
Sugimoto, Hisatsugu
Basket-working in Japan (2): Kanto Area
Nakamura, Takao
On the Chancay Culture in the Central Andes and the Collection of Amano Museum
Fujii, Tatsuhiko
Notes on the East African Ethnological Collection
Wada, Shohei


Vol. 2, No. 2 (1977.07.23)

Adoption Customs in Micronesia
Sudo, Ken-ichi
Violence and Legal Sanction in an East African Town (in English)
Omori, Motoyoshi
Maori Studies: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow
Ishimori, Shuzo
Cult Groups in Kerama Islands: Notes on Folk Religion in Okinawa (1)
Ito, Mikiharu
Basket-working in Japan (3): Chubu Area
Nakamura, Takao
In Search of the Chicanos in New Mexico: a Journey from New Mexico to Mexico
Kuroda, Etsuko
Bulgaria: an ethnological travelogue
Kato, Kyuzo
Preliminary Report of the Halmahera Research Project by National Museum of Ethnology
Ishige, Naomichi


Vol. 2, No. 3 (1977.10.18)

On the Notions of Orientation in Halmahera
Yoshida, Shuji
An Ethnological Study on the Technology of Removing Tannic Acid from Acorns and Buckeye
Matsuyama, Toshio
On the Patterns of Cognition in Human Relationships: Kinship in Kamayura Tribe, Amazon Area
Ogyu, Chikasato
A Note on the Dwellings of the Pulusuk Islanders in Micronesia
Nakamura, Motoe
Textile Culture in the Central Andes: A Note from the Viewpoint of Cultural History
Fujii, Tatsuhiko
Basket-working in Japan (4): Kinki Area
Nakamura, Takao


Vol. 2, No. 4 (1978.02.02)

The Modern Japanese Family as Seen through Material Culture
Kurita, Yasuyuki
An Ecological Survey on the Slime-flounder Fishery at Oma, Japan: Optimal Fishing and Human Skills
Akimichi, Tomoya
Notes on Fiesta Complex of a Patron Saint in Mesoamerica: A Comparative Analysis with Emphasis on Data from the Highland Mixe Village of Tlahuitoltepec and Ayutla, Oaxaca, Mexico
Kuroda, Etsuko
The Sacred Groves and Rites of Kouri Island: Notes on Folk Religion in Okinawa (2)
Itoh, Mikiharu
Basket-working in Japan (5): Chugoku Area
Nakamura, Takao
Explanatory Notes and a Translation on "OSOBA" by Kosta Hetagurov
Kato, Kyuzo

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