Limit search to available items
Book Cover
E-book
Author Damrong Tayanin.

Title Being Kammu : my village, my life / Damrong Tayanin
Published Ithaca, N.Y. : Southeast Asia Program, Cornell University, 1994
Online access available from:
JSTOR eBooks    View Resource Record  
EBSCO eBook Academic Collection    View Resource Record  

Copies

Description 1 online resource (130 pages) : illustrations, map
Series Southeast Asia Program series ; no. 14
Southeast Asia Program series ; no. 14
Contents Cover; Contents; Preface; Biographical Sketch; Acknowledgements; Chapter I: The Village and the House; 1. The Kammu Village, Kúŋ Kmmú; 2. Village Common-Houses, Cɔ̀ɔŋ; 3. A Kammu Shaman, Mɔ́ɔ Kmmú; 4. Spirits and Illnesses, Róoy káp chíe lòok; 5. The Village Ceremony, Tɛ́ɛŋ kúŋ lii pàak kúŋ; 6. The Tɛɛŋ Spirits, Róoy tɛ̀ɛŋ; 7. Kammu Houses, Kàaŋ Kmmú; 8. Parts of the Kammu House, Klúaŋ kàaŋ Kmmú; 9. The Village Headman and Priest, Nàay báan káp lkùun; 10. Messages, Cláaŋ; 11. Family Registration, Cót sámmanòo krùa; 12. The Names of Districts and Villages, Cìi tasɛ́ɛŋ káp kúŋ
13. The Streams in the Area of Rmcùal Village, Cìi òm tàa kúŋ Rmcùal14. Weather in the Area, Aakáat; 15. My Home Village, Rmcùal; Chapter II: Village Economy; 16. Food Other Than Rice, Sə́ŋ màh; 17. The Kammu Calendar, Mìi káp píi Kmmú; 18. The Agricultural Cycle, Káan ríam ré; 19. Staying in The Fields, Yàt cám ré; 20. Kammu Domestic Animals, Tóo sát Kmmú; 21. Ownership in Kammu Villages, Khɔ́ɔŋ kɔ́ɔn kúŋ Kmmú; Chapter III: Life inside the Village; 22. Elderly People's Work, Káan kòn tháw; 23. Men's Work, Káan cmprɔ̀; 24. Women's Work, Káan cmkín
25. Children in Kammu Villages, Kɔ́ɔn ñɛ̀ tàa kúŋ Kmmú26. My Family Was in Debt, Kàaŋ ò àh níi; 27. Catching Birds, Sír síim; 28. The Ancestors Help a Patient, Róoy kàaŋ cɔ̀ɔy kòn cú; 29. A Dog and aTiger, Sɔ́ káp rwàay; 30. Life in the Village I Left, Chíiwìt yèm ò yàt tàa kúŋ Kmmú; Chapter IV: Life outside the Village; 31. My First Job in Town, Kɔ́ɔ yɔ̀h ə̀h káan tàa mìaŋ; 32. Going to Buy Salt, Yɔ̀h wɛ̀ɛt máar; 33. Flying for the First Time, Ò Kɔ́ɔ tíir yʌ̀ʌ clɔ̀ɔŋ tíir; 34. From Jungle to Town, Càak prì, rɔ̀ɔt tàa mìaŋ; Glossary; A; B; C; D; E; F; H; I; K; L; M; N; P; R; S; T; W; Y
Fig. 12 Map of the streams, phɛ́ɛnthii òmFig. 13 Counting the Days, nàp dɔ́ɔk mìi; Fig. 14 The Kammu farming year, mòŋ ə̀h ré; Fig. 15 A field house and bamboo clappers, c' ò ré káp pɔ́h; Fig. 16 Elderly women's work drying paddy, káan kòn tháw cmkín hntáar ŋɔ́ (photo Li Daoyong); Fig. 17 Separating cotton from the seeds, ìit pháay (Photo Li Daoyong); Fig. 18 Binding thatch, prèey srlìaŋ (Photo Li Daoyong); Fig. 19 Silver coins, kmúul màn
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 127-130)
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. http://purl.oclc.org/DLF/benchrepro0212 MiAaHDL
digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda MiAaHDL
Print version record
Subject Damrong Tayanin.
Khmu' (Southeast Asian people)
Rmcùal (Laos) -- Description and travel.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1501718983 (electronic bk.)
9781501718984 (electronic bk.)