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Bulletin of the National Museum of Ethnology

1993-Vol. 18 No. 1-No. 4

July 30, 1993 Publication

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Vol. 18, No. 1 (1993.07.30)

Myths on Creation of Universe and Impersonal Child Descended from Aquatic Animals in Oceania, Ryukyu and Japan
Sakiyama, Osamu
The Economic Lives of Peasantry in Cameroon-Highland
Hata, Nobuyuki
On Fishing Rituals : A Case of Tamil Beachseine Fishing in Sri Lanka
Tanaka, Masakazu
The Primitive Characters of Funazushi in Ohmi: About the Prototype of Narezushi, Fermented Fish, in Japan
Hibino, Terutoshi
Goto, Toshifumi
Conflict and Continuity in an African-Islamic Polity: Adamawa Emirate (Nigeria) (in English)
VerEecke, Catherine


Vol. 18, No. 2 (1993.12.22)

Two Kinds of Botanical Metaphors: Double Descent and Asymmetric Alliance among the Lionese of Central Flores
Sugishima, Takashi
Systematic Study of Bark Processing in Eastern Japan
Nakui, Bunmei
A Report on the Spatial Structure of The Residences of the Dong People (in Chinese)
Huang, Caigui
Ethnic Identity in a Complex Society: The Badaga Case (in English)
Hockings, Paul


Vol. 18, No. 3 (1994.02.28)

Socio-Ecology of Poison Fishing: A Case Study of the Magars in the Middle Hills of Nepal
Minami, Makito
A Note on Government Policy and Urban Aborigines' Life Histories in Adelaide, South Australia
Matsuyama, Toshio
Anthropology and Postcolonial Criticism
Ota, Yoshinobu
Los Mixes ante la Civilizacion Universal: Resena de las Observaciones y Reflexiones sobre los Cambios de la Sierra Mixe en los 1990s (in Spanish)
Kuroda, Etsuko


Vol. 18, No. 4 (1994.03.31)

Cognition at Seas: Navigational Knowledge in Satawal, Central Caroline Islands, Micronesia
Akimichi, Tomoya
A Preliminary Analysis of Shinoda's Sushi Questionnaire
Kubo, Masatoshi, Shin-ichi Ohshima, Terutoshi Hibino and Mitsuo Wada
One-Way Gifts and Social Relations among Rural Muslims in Bangladesh: A Case Study from a Village in the Tangail District
Nishikawa, Mugiko
From Oral to Written Form: A Tentative Study of the Development of Swahili Poetry (in English)
Khamis, Said A.M.

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