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Bulletin of the National Museum of Ethnology

1990-Vol. 15 No. 1-No. 4

August 15, 1990 Publication

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Vol. 15, No. 1 (1990.08.15)

Typological Studies of Indonesian Handlooms: (1) Types and Distribution
Yoshimoto, Shinobu
Death and Resurrection: Changing Cultural Notions of Death among the Terik and the Tiriki of Southwestern Kenya
Komma, Toru
Ordinal Numerals in Middle American Indian Languages
Yasugi, Yoshiho
The Distribution and Classification of the Himalayan Languages (Part I)
Nishi, Yoshio


Vol. 15, No. 2 (1990.12.28)

Life of the Bolivian Peasants: An Analysis of Diary Entries
Fujii, Tatsuhiko
Priesthood and Mediumship: Their Relationships at a Hindu Festival in a Tamil Fishing Village, Sri Lanka
Tanaka, Masakazu
Iconographical Material for the Study of Tantric Buddhism in India (1): The Sadhanas of Simhanada-Avalokitesvara in the Sadhanamala
Sakuma, Ruriko


Vol. 15, No. 3 (1991.03.18)

Description and Interpretation of the Lionese Agricultural Rituals
Sugishima, Takashi
The Role of the Language Rehabilitation in the Sami Ethnopolitical Movement
Shoji, Hiroshi


Vol. 15, No. 4 (1991.03.28)

The Transformation of the Ferias: Ferias of Livestock, Agri-pastoral Industrial Products, and Festive Events in a Town of Southern Extremadura
Kuroda, Etsuko
Travels Sung in Japanese Popular Songs: A Historical View of the Popular Songs of the Showa Era
Kubo, Masatoshi
Materialien zu einer Liste altindischer Verbalformen: 1. am, 2. ay/i, 3. as/s (in German)
Goto, Toshifumi
Water in the Tantric Buddhist Rituals in India
Mori, Masahide
Abbatial Successions of the Colleges of gSang phu sNe'u thog Monastery (in English)
Onoda, Shunzo
A Study of the Vajradhatu-mandala (1): Modern Line-drawings depicted according to the Nispannayogavali (in English)
Tachikawa, Musashi

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