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Author Buenconsejo, José S. (José Semblante)

Title Songs and gifts at the frontier : person and exchange in the Agusan Manobo possession ritual, Philippines / José S. Buenconsejo
Published New York : Routledge, 2002
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 424 pages) : illustrations
Series Current research in ethnomusicology ; volume 4
Contents Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; List of Illustrations; Preface; A Note on Orthography; Chapter 1 The Rivers of Exchange; Chapter 2 The Manobo Cosmos (Kalibutan); Chapter 3 The Diwata in the Pantheon of Manobo Supernatural Beings; Chapter 4 The Burning Panubad-tubad Speech; Chapter 5 Personal Songs; Chapter 6 Reluctance and Shame: Negotiating a Visayanized Public Culture; Chapter 7 Song and Sacrificing; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Summary First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 407-416) and index
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Subject Manobos (Philippine people) -- Rites and ceremonies
Songs, Agusan Manobo -- History and criticism
Manobos (Philippine people) -- Music -- Social aspects
Manobos (Philippine people) -- Social life and customs
Genre/Form Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781136719806