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The Sambia

Ritual and Gender in New Guinea (Case Studies in Cultural Anthropology)

by Gilbert H. Herdt

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Published by Wadsworth Publishing .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages227
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7272482M
ISBN 100030689074
ISBN 109780030689079

Explore Zambia holidays and discover the best time and places to visit. Sambia Sexual Culture: Essays from the Field [Gilbert Herdt]. Few cultures have received as much attention in the study of erotic desire, sexuality, and gender as the Sambia of Papua New Guinea. Here, for the first time, is a collection of groundbrea.

(source: Nielsen Book Data) Summary This cultural and psychological study of gender identity and sexual development in a New Guinea Highlands society includes rich material on initiation rites and socialization studies, and contrasts the Sambia with other societies, including the United States. Download Epub Format ¼ The Sambia: Ritual and Gender in New Guinea (Case Studies in Cultural Anthropology) PDF by Ä Gilbert H. Herdt ç.

According to Sambia belief, the semen of a man possesses the “masculine spirit,” which young boys will be able to attain through his ingestion of semen. Regardless of our own personal beliefs and understanding about these practices, it is imperative that we . The Sambia community encourages their warriors to engage in homosexuality because women are negatively perceived as being pollutants. On the other hand, the Kung community only encourages heterosexual sex because of the value of women. The Sambia discourages adultery because it .


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Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Sambia: Ritual, Sexuality, and Change in Papua New Guinea: /5(13). The Sambia book. Read 7 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This cultural and psychological study of gender identity and sexual devel The Sambia book.

As others have said, though, the book was somewhat repetitive and the introduction chapters (warlife and setting) were pretty dull, but this book is set up like an ethnography, and therefore the author was not trying to write a bestselling novel, but an accurate and thorough account of life in the Sambia, which I believe he did quite by:   The Sambia: Ritual, Sexuality, and Change in Papua New Guinea by Gilbert Herdt in DJVU, EPUB, FB2 download e-book.

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Book Summary: The title of this book is The Sambia and it was written by Gilbert Herdt. This particular edition is The Sambia book a Paperback format.

This books publish date is and it has a suggested retail price of $ It was published by Cengage Learning and has a total of pages in the Edition: 2nd. “The Sambia: Ritual, Sexuality, and Change in Papua New Guinea” is a book written by Gilbert Herdt.

It is based on a case study Herdt did during the ’s of the culture of the Sambia people. His study took place in Eastern Highlands Province of Papua New Guinea. The Sambia people (also known as the Simbari Anga) are a tribe of mountain-dwelling, hunting and horticultural people who inhabit the fringes of the Eastern Highlands Province of Papua New Guinea, and are extensively described by the American anthropologist Gilbert Herdt.

The Sambia – a pseudonym created by Herdt himself – are known by cultural anthropologists for their acts of "ritualized. Multiple waves of Bantu-speaking groups moved into and through what is now Zambia over the past thousand years.

In the s, the British began securing mineral and other economic concessions from various local leaders and the territory that is now Zambia eventually came under the control of the former British South Africa Company and was incorporated as the protectorate of.

This cultural and psychological study of gender identity and sexual development in a New Guinea Highlands society includes rich material on initiation rites and socialization studies, and contrasts the Sambia with other societies, including the United States.

For example, Sambia boys experience ritualized homosexuality before puberty and continue this practice until marriage, after which. The Sambia are a tribe of mountain-dwelling, hunting and horticultural people who inhabit the fringes of the Eastern Highlands Province of Papua New Guinea, and are extensively described by the American anthropologist Gilbert Herdt.

[1] [2] The Sambia — a pseudonym created by Herdt himself — are well known by cultural anthropologists for their acts of “ritualized homosexuality” and. This cultural and psychological study of gender identity and sexual development in a New Guinea Highlands society includes initiation rites and socialization studies, and contrasts the Sambia with other societies, including our own.

Sambia boys experience ritualized homosexuality before puberty and do not leave it until marriage, after which homosexual activity is prohibited.4/5(1).

This cultural and psychological study of gender identity and sexual development in a New Guinea Highlands society includes rich material on initiation rites and socialization studies, and contrasts the Sambia with other societies, including the United States.

For example, Sambia boys experience ritualized homosexuality before puberty and continue this practice until marriage, after which. Get this from a library. The Sambia: ritual and gender in New Guinea. [Gilbert H Herdt] -- This cultural and psychological study of gender identity and sexual development in a New Guinea Highlands society includes initiation rites and socialization studies, and contrasts the Sambia with.

Very Good. Herdt, Gilbert. The Sambia: Ritual and Gender in New Guinea. Belmont, CA: Wadsworth, pp. 8vo. Paperback. Book condition: Very good with lightly bumped edges and a small stain to rear cover. Contact This Seller; Hide Details.

Notes; References; The Sambia are a tribe of mountain-dwelling, hunting and horticultural people who inhabit the fringes of the Eastern Highlands Province of Papua New Guinea, and are extensively described by the American anthropologist Gilbert Herdt.

[1] [2] The Sambia — a pseudonym created by Herdt himself — are well known by cultural anthropologists for their acts of “ritualized.

Relief. Most of Zambia forms part of the high plateau of this part of Africa (3, to 5, feet [ to 1, metres] above sea level).Major relief features occur where river valleys and rifted troughs, some lake-filled, dissect its surface.

Lake Tanganyika lies some 2, feet ( metres) below the plateau, and the largest rift, that containing the Luangwa River, is a serious barrier to. “The Sambia: Ritual, Sexuality, and Change in Papua New Guinea” is a book written by Gilbert Herdt.

It is based on a case study Herdt did during the ’s of the culture of the Sambia people. His study took place in Eastern Highlands Province of Papua New Guinea.

Free Online Library: The Sambia: ritual, sexuality, and change in Papua New Guinea, 2d ed.(book, Brief Article, Book Review) by "Reference & Research Book News"; Publishing industry Library and information science Books Book reviews.

penchant for Sambia themselves to tell secret stories only in the deep for-est or after nightfall. But another happy circumstance, unknown to me till then, has made this possible: Kwip, a long-lost middle-aged Sambia speaker, Tali’s old age-mate from his youth, half-Yagwoia by birth.

He arrives mysteriously. The Sambia by Gilbert H. Herdt; 3 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Male Homosexuality, Sambia (Papua New Guinea people), Masculinity, Sex customs, Initiation rites.

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The boys of the Sambia undergo rites of passage involving bloodletting and semen ingestion on the way to manhood and fatherhood. The Simbari Anga are a tribe of mountain-dwelling, hunting, and horticultural people who live in Eastern Highlands Province of Papua New Guinea.Gilbert H.

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