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

Date

2011

Authors

Butterworth, David

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Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group

Abstract

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

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Keywords: cultural geography; cultural influence; cultural tradition; education; memory; religion; East Nusa Tenggara; Flores [Lesser Sunda Islands]; Indonesia; Lesser Sunda Islands; Sunda Isles

Citation

Source

Indonesia and the Malay World

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Journal article

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DOI

10.1080/13639811.2011.547729

Restricted until

2037-12-31