Connecting Life and Death Rituals, Prohibitions and Spirits Ibaloy Perspectives (Itogon, Philippines)

This publication is the volume 2 of a series dealing with the culture and traditions of the Ibaloy of Upper Loacan (Itogon, Benguet, Philippines). It is available in Nabaloy and in English. Elders share their stories to a group of youngsters who ask them questions on a variety of topics such as rituals, prohibitions and spirits. Read More

This publication is the volume 2 of a series dealing with the culture and traditions of the Ibaloy of Upper Loacan (Itogon, Benguet, Philippines). It is available in Nabaloy and in English.
Elders share their stories to a group of youngsters who ask them questions on a variety of topics such as rituals, prohibitions and spirits. The book provides the verbatim accounts of these conversations recorded during a workshop that took place at the Senior-Citizen hall in 2017.


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Specifications


Publisher
Presses universitaires de Louvain
Edited by
Jazil Tamang, Gliseria Magapin, Antoine Laugrand, Frédéric Laugrand,
Collection
Language
English
BISAC Subject Heading
SOC002000 SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology
BIC subject category (UK)
JHM Anthropology
Onix Audience Codes
06 Professional and scholarly
CLIL (Version 2013-2019)
3111 Anthropologie
Title First Published
30 January 2020
Subject Scheme Identifier Code
: Anthropologie

Paperback


Publication Date
30 January 2020
ISBN-13
9782875589026
Extent
Main content page count : 174
Code
100149
Dimensions
21 x 29.7 cm
Weight
454 grams
Packaging Type
No outer packaging
List Price
27.50 €
ONIX XML
Version 2.1, Version 3

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Publication Date
30 January 2020
ISBN-13
9782875589033
Extent
Main content page count : 174
Code
100149PDF
ONIX XML
Version 2.1, Version 3

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Contents


FOREWORD by Kagawad Ireneo Amogan 11
INTRODUCTION 13
THE PARTICIPANTS 16
CHAPTER 1
Daily Life of the Past and Rituals 23
Kalon, arranged marriage 23
Giving birth and supporting a family 26
Life and rituals of the past 32
CHAPTER 2
Death Rituals and Other Ritual Practices 37
CHAPTER 3 53
Spirits, Prohibitions and Rules 53
CHAPTER 4 71
Predictions, Omens, Signs and Dreams 71
CHAPTER 5 89
Rules, Respect and Performing Rituals 89
Sorcery, solving conflicts and facing soul hunters 102
Obtaining Luck and 106
Working in the Mines and the Garden 106
CHAPTER 6 117
Pigs, Rice Wine and Pawil 117
CHAPTER 7 131
Kabunians, Songs and Riddles 131
THE RITUAL BATBAT 139
The Poni 139
The Karingan / Debbon 142
The Batbat 147
The sinekgowit 150
The Kape 150
NABALOY TERMS 152
Nabaloy terms for rituals 168
Animals, birds, reptiles, insects 172
Spirits 174