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Bulletin of the National Museum of Ethnology

1992-Vol. 17 No. 1-No. 4

July 31, 1992 Publication

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Vol. 17, No. 1 (1992.07.31)

From "Theatre State" to "Tourist Paradise" : An Analysis of Tourism as the Art-Culture Systems on Twentieth-Century Bali
Yamashita, Shinji
The Dance among the Koegu of Ethiopia: Identity and Interethnic Relations of the Forager
Matsuda, Hiroshi
Koegu People and Fish: Environmental Cognition and Acquisition
Hieda, Osamu
The Surviving Whale-Tooth: Cultural Significances of Whale Products in Oceania (in English)
Akimichi, Tomoya
La Danza de la Degollacion del Inca (in Spanish)
Millones, Luis and Hiroyasu Tomoeda


Vol. 17, No. 2 (1992.12.15)

Historical Study of the Seasonal Ceremonies of Zhuang, China: Focusing on the Process of Formation
Tsukada, Shigeyuki
Swidden Cultivation of the Jinuo and a Comparison with Swiddening Practiced by Other Ethnic Groups in Yunnan (in Chinese)
Yin, Shaoting
Development of Chinese Lineagas and the Feng-shui of Their Ancestoral Tombs in the New Territories of Hong Kong: A Study Based on the Analysis of Genealogical Books
Segawa, Masahisa
A Classification of Verbs in Modern Tibetan
Takahashi, Yoshiharu
Labor Migration as a "Whole Nation Movement" and Its Impact on Society and Economy: Yemen's Experience from 1970 to1990
Sato, K. Hiroshi


Vol. 17, No. 3 (1993.02.26)

The Eternal Primitives Culture and Peripheral Peoples: A Historical Overview of Modern Western Anthropology
Shimizu, Akitoshi
Greetings of the Fulbe of Northern Cameroon
Eguchi, Paul Kazuhisa
The Community Culture School of Thought in Thailand
Nartsupha, Chatthip
An Overview of Igbo Oral Literature (in English)
Nwoye, Onuigbo Gregory
Au sujet de l'origine des Peuls, d'apres les legendes (in English)
Zubko, Galina Vasilievna


Vol. 17, No. 4 (1993.03.31)

An Areal-Typological Study of Phonological Systems of Middle American Indian Languages (in English)
Yasugi, Yoshiho
The Present Situation and Prospect of the Study of "Traditional Culture" in Modern Korean Society
Asakura, Toshio
An Observation on the Genesis and Development of Tibeto-Burman Tones (in English)
Dai, Qingxia

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