Sorcerers of Dobu

the social anthropology of the Dobu Islanders of the Western Pacific.
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Ethnology -- Papua New Guinea -- D"Entrecasteaux Islands, Magic -- Papua New Guinea -- D"Entrecasteaux Islands, Dobu Island (Papua New Guinea), Tewara Island (Papua New Gu
StatementBy R. F. Fortune. With an introd. by B. Malinowski.
SeriesA Dutton Paperback -- D119
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Pagination326 p.
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Open LibraryOL23373695M

His classic book "Sorcerers of Dobu" contributed strongly to Massim ethnography and, according to Malinowski in his preface of the "Sorcerers", demonstrated the value of participant observation as a method of field work: "The present book may be regarded by the Functional Method as one of its triumphs in the field"(xviii)/5(3).

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Reo Franklin Fortune (27 March – 25 November ) was a New Zealand-born social ally trained as a psychologist, Fortune was a student of the major theorists of British and American social anthropology including Alfred Cort Haddon, Bronislaw Malinowski and Alfred Radcliffe-Brown.

He lived an international life, holding various academic and. Buy Sorcerers of Dobu 1 by Fortune, R. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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Although the Dobuans are certainly among the most famous groups in the anthropo- logical literature, far too many know them through the merciless portrait in Patterns of Culture. In the full narrative they are both more complex and more appealing.

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SomeCited by: 1. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Fortune, Reo, Sorcerers of Dobu. Prospect Heights, Ill.: Waveland Press,© (OCoLC) Sorcerers of Dobu. The Social Anthropology of the Dobu Islanders of the Western Pacific. With an Introduction by B. Malinowski. London: George Routledge & Sons, First edition.

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F.: : Kindle Store. Compare book prices from overbooksellers. Find Sorcerers of Dobu: The Social Anthropology of the Do () by Fortune, R. F/5(14). Dobu Island is an island, part of D'Entrecasteaux Islands in Papua New is located south of Fergusson Island and north of Normanby is currently administered by Dobu Rural nt bodies of water: Solomon Sea.

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A rich source of information on primitive psychology, the book presents sociological analysis of the complex tribal organisation of the Dobuans. Sorcerers of Dobu Author R. Fortune Format/binding Paperback Book condition Used - Very Good Edition Reprint Edition Binding Paperback ISBN 10 ISBN 13 Publisher Waveland Press Place of Publication Prospect Heights, Illinois Date published Keywords AnthropologyBook Edition: Reprint Edition.

Ever since its first publication inSorcerers of Dobu has been recognized as one of the great triumphs of anthropological research and interpretation in the field of ethnography.

A rich source of information on primitive psychology, the book presents sociological analysis of the complex tribal organisation of the Dobuans. Originally. Buy Sorcerers of Dobu: The social anthropology of the Dobu Islanders of the Western Pacific (Routledge Library Editions: Anthropology & Ethnography) 1 by Fortune, R.

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FORTUNE. pp., New York: E. Dutton and ( Co., Inc., ) Dr. Fortuneâ s Sorcerers o j Dobu is an exceptionally well integrated piece of work and will be of permanent value as a source book for those interested in Melanesia and in social anthropology.

Dobu, part of the same archipelago of eastern New Guinea to which the. Sorcerers of Dobu: the social anthropology of the Dobu Islanders of the Western Pacific. Add to My Bookmarks Export citation. Type Book Author(s) Reo Fortune Date Publisher E. Dutton Pub place New York Volume A Dutton paperback.

This item appears on. List. Fortune, R.Sorcerers of Dobu: the social anthropology of the Dobu Islanders of the Western Pacific / by R.F. Fortune ; with an introduction by B. Malinowski Routledge London [England] Wikipedia Citation. Sorcerers of Dobu: the social anthropology of the Dobu Islanders of the Western Pacific / R.F.

Fortune Arden Library Darby, PA Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required. Dobu is a small island in the D’Entrecasteaux Group next to Fergusson Island and Normanby Island.

The island was formerly feared because of black magic and the local “witch” doctors cursing the healthy or treating the sick. An anthropological study was done by Reo Fortune in the s which resulted in the book “The Island of Sorcerers”.ISBN アクション: MyBundleに追加 Sell This Book Sorcerers of Dobu by R.

F. Fortune Hardcover, Pages: ISBN / ISBN / This is an ethnography of Dobu, a Massim society of Papua New Guinea, which has been renowned in social anthropology since Fortune's Sorcerers of Dobu ().

Focusing on exchange and its underlying ethics, this book explores the concept of the person in the Dobu world book examines major aspects of exchange such as labor, mutual.