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Ritual preparation for living: Education in the social memory of an eastern Indonesian people

Butterworth, David

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In the childhood rite of passage, lodong mé, performed by the Krowé people from Flores island in eastern Indonesia, infants are introduced for the first time to the implements that will be important for their future working life. Customarily, females ar

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2011
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/67197
Source: Indonesia and the Malay World
DOI: 10.1080/13639811.2011.547729

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