The Mafulu Mountain People of British New Guinea
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The Mafulu Mountain People of British New Guinea

By Robert Wood Williamson
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Table of Contents
  • The Mafulu
  • Mountain People of British New Guinea
    • Robert W. Williamson With an Introduction by A. C. Haddon, Sc.D., F.R.S.
    • With Illustrations and Map Macmillan and Co., Limited St. Martin’s Street, London 1912
    • Preface
    • Contents
    • Plates
    • Illustrations in Text
    • Introduction
    • Introductory
    • Physique and Character
      • Physique.
      • Character and Temperament.
    • Physique.
    • Character and Temperament.
    • Dress and Ornament
      • Dress.
      • Physical Body Decoration, &c.
      • Ornaments.
      • Figure 1.
    • Dress.
    • Physical Body Decoration, &c.
    • Ornaments.
    • Figure 1.
    • Daily Life and Matters Connected with It
      • Daily Life.
      • Food.
      • Cooking and Eating and Their Utensils.
      • Various Implements.
      • Figure 2.
      • Domestic Animals.
      • Etiquette.
    • Daily Life.
    • Food.
    • Cooking and Eating and Their Utensils.
    • Various Implements.
    • Figure 2.
    • Domestic Animals.
    • Etiquette.
    • Community, Clan, and Village Systems and Chieftainship
      • Communities, Clans, and Villages.
      • Figure 3.
      • Chiefs, Sub-Chiefs and Notables and Their Emone
    • Communities, Clans, and Villages.
    • Figure 3.
    • Chiefs, Sub-Chiefs and Notables and Their Emone
    • Villages, Emone, Houses and Modes of Inter-Village Communication
      • Villages and Their Emone and Houses.
      • Figure 4.
      • Figure 5.
      • Figure 6.
      • Communications.
    • Villages and Their Emone and Houses.
    • Figure 4.
    • Figure 5.
    • Figure 6.
    • Communications.
    • Government, Property, and Inheritance
      • Government and Justice.
      • Property and Inheritance.
    • Government and Justice.
    • Property and Inheritance.
    • The Big Feast
      • Figure 7.
    • Figure 7.
    • Some other Ceremonies and Feasts
      • Ceremony on Birth.
      • Ceremony on Assumption of Perineal Band.
      • Ceremony on Admission to Emone.
      • Ceremony Conferring Right to Use Drum and Dance.
      • Ceremony on Devolution of Chieftainship
      • Ceremony on Building of a New Emone.
    • Ceremony on Birth.
    • Ceremony on Assumption of Perineal Band.
    • Ceremony on Admission to Emone.
    • Ceremony Conferring Right to Use Drum and Dance.
    • Ceremony on Devolution of Chieftainship
    • Ceremony on Building of a New Emone.
    • Matrimonial and Sexual
    • Killing, Cannibalism, and Warfare
      • Killing.
      • Cannibalism.
      • Warfare.
    • Killing.
    • Cannibalism.
    • Warfare.
    • Hunting, Fishing and Agriculture
      • Hunting.
      • Fishing.
      • Agriculture.
    • Hunting.
    • Fishing.
    • Agriculture.
    • Bark Cloth Making, Netting and Art.
      • Bark Cloth Making and Netting.
      • Bark Cloth Making.
      • Netting.
      • Figure 8.
      • Figure 9.
      • Figure 10.
      • Art, Design, etc.
    • Bark Cloth Making and Netting.
    • Bark Cloth Making.
    • Netting.
    • Figure 8.
    • Figure 9.
    • Figure 10.
    • Art, Design, etc.
    • Music and Singing, Dancing and Toys and Games
      • Music and Singing.
      • Dancing.
      • Toys and Games.
    • Music and Singing.
    • Dancing.
    • Toys and Games.
    • Counting, Currency and Trade
      • Counting.
      • Currency and Trade.
    • Counting.
    • Currency and Trade.
    • Language
    • Illness, Death, and Burial
      • Ailments and Remedies.
      • Death and Burial.
      • Death and Burial.
    • Ailments and Remedies.
    • Death and Burial.
    • Death and Burial.
    • Religion and Superstitious Beliefs and Practices
      • Religion and Superstitions.
      • Sorcery.
      • Charms.
      • Omens.
      • General.
      • Taboo.
    • Religion and Superstitions.
    • Sorcery.
    • Charms.
    • Omens.
    • General.
    • Taboo.
    • Note on the Kuni People
    • Conclusion
    • A Grammar of the Fuyuge Language
      • Phonology.
        • I. Alphabet.
        • II. Elision.
        • III. Vowel Changes.
      • I. Alphabet.
      • II. Elision.
      • III. Vowel Changes.
      • Nouns.
        • I. Gender.
        • II. Number.
        • III. Case.
        • IV. Interrogative Nouns.
        • V. Demonstrative Nouns.
      • I. Gender.
      • II. Number.
      • III. Case.
      • IV. Interrogative Nouns.
      • V. Demonstrative Nouns.
      • Adjectives.
        • II. Adjectives of Quality.
        • III. Demonstrative Adjectives.
        • IV. Interrogative Adjectives.
        • V. Indefinite Adjectives.
        • VI. Possessive Adjectives.
      • II. Adjectives of Quality.
      • III. Demonstrative Adjectives.
      • IV. Interrogative Adjectives.
      • V. Indefinite Adjectives.
      • VI. Possessive Adjectives.
      • Numerals.
      • Pronouns.
        • I. Personal Pronouns. Simple.
        • II. Personal Pronouns. Compound.
        • III. Possessive Pronouns.
        • IV. Interrogative Pronouns.
        • V. Indefinite Pronouns.
        • VI. Relative Pronouns.
      • I. Personal Pronouns. Simple.
      • II. Personal Pronouns. Compound.
      • III. Possessive Pronouns.
      • IV. Interrogative Pronouns.
      • V. Indefinite Pronouns.
      • VI. Relative Pronouns.
      • Verbs.
        • I. Conjugation.
        • II. The Particle, Ga.
        • III. Person and Number.
        • IV. Tense and Mode.
        • V. Negation.
        • VI. Interrogative.
        • VII. Substantive Verb.
        • VIII. Auxiliary Verbs.
        • IX. Verbal Suffixes.
        • X. Verbal Prefixes.
        • XI. Irregular Verbs.
        • XII. Notes on Some Verbs.
      • I. Conjugation.
      • II. The Particle, Ga.
      • III. Person and Number.
      • IV. Tense and Mode.
      • V. Negation.
      • VI. Interrogative.
      • VII. Substantive Verb.
      • VIII. Auxiliary Verbs.
      • IX. Verbal Suffixes.
      • X. Verbal Prefixes.
      • XI. Irregular Verbs.
      • XII. Notes on Some Verbs.
      • Adverbs.
        • II. Adverbs of Place.
        • III. Adverbs of Time.
        • IV. Adverbs of Quantity.
        • V. Adverbs of Affirmation, Negation and Interrogation.
        • VI. Adverbs of Manner and Likeness.
      • II. Adverbs of Place.
      • III. Adverbs of Time.
      • IV. Adverbs of Quantity.
      • V. Adverbs of Affirmation, Negation and Interrogation.
      • VI. Adverbs of Manner and Likeness.
      • Prepositions and Postpositions.
        • I. Prepositions.
        • II. Postpositions.
        • III. List of Postpositions.
        • IV. Prepositional Phrases.
      • I. Prepositions.
      • II. Postpositions.
      • III. List of Postpositions.
      • IV. Prepositional Phrases.
      • Conjunctions.
        • I. Copulative.
        • II. Adversative.
        • III. Sequence.
      • I. Copulative.
      • II. Adversative.
      • III. Sequence.
      • Interjections.
      • Notes on Dependent Clauses.
    • Phonology.
      • I. Alphabet.
      • II. Elision.
      • III. Vowel Changes.
    • I. Alphabet.
    • II. Elision.
    • III. Vowel Changes.
    • Nouns.
      • I. Gender.
      • II. Number.
      • III. Case.
      • IV. Interrogative Nouns.
      • V. Demonstrative Nouns.
    • I. Gender.
    • II. Number.
    • III. Case.
    • IV. Interrogative Nouns.
    • V. Demonstrative Nouns.
    • Adjectives.
      • II. Adjectives of Quality.
      • III. Demonstrative Adjectives.
      • IV. Interrogative Adjectives.
      • V. Indefinite Adjectives.
      • VI. Possessive Adjectives.
    • II. Adjectives of Quality.
    • III. Demonstrative Adjectives.
    • IV. Interrogative Adjectives.
    • V. Indefinite Adjectives.
    • VI. Possessive Adjectives.
    • Numerals.
    • Pronouns.
      • I. Personal Pronouns. Simple.
      • II. Personal Pronouns. Compound.
      • III. Possessive Pronouns.
      • IV. Interrogative Pronouns.
      • V. Indefinite Pronouns.
      • VI. Relative Pronouns.
    • I. Personal Pronouns. Simple.
    • II. Personal Pronouns. Compound.
    • III. Possessive Pronouns.
    • IV. Interrogative Pronouns.
    • V. Indefinite Pronouns.
    • VI. Relative Pronouns.
    • Verbs.
      • I. Conjugation.
      • II. The Particle, Ga.
      • III. Person and Number.
      • IV. Tense and Mode.
      • V. Negation.
      • VI. Interrogative.
      • VII. Substantive Verb.
      • VIII. Auxiliary Verbs.
      • IX. Verbal Suffixes.
      • X. Verbal Prefixes.
      • XI. Irregular Verbs.
      • XII. Notes on Some Verbs.
    • I. Conjugation.
    • II. The Particle, Ga.
    • III. Person and Number.
    • IV. Tense and Mode.
    • V. Negation.
    • VI. Interrogative.
    • VII. Substantive Verb.
    • VIII. Auxiliary Verbs.
    • IX. Verbal Suffixes.
    • X. Verbal Prefixes.
    • XI. Irregular Verbs.
    • XII. Notes on Some Verbs.
    • Adverbs.
      • II. Adverbs of Place.
      • III. Adverbs of Time.
      • IV. Adverbs of Quantity.
      • V. Adverbs of Affirmation, Negation and Interrogation.
      • VI. Adverbs of Manner and Likeness.
    • II. Adverbs of Place.
    • III. Adverbs of Time.
    • IV. Adverbs of Quantity.
    • V. Adverbs of Affirmation, Negation and Interrogation.
    • VI. Adverbs of Manner and Likeness.
    • Prepositions and Postpositions.
      • I. Prepositions.
      • II. Postpositions.
      • III. List of Postpositions.
      • IV. Prepositional Phrases.
    • I. Prepositions.
    • II. Postpositions.
    • III. List of Postpositions.
    • IV. Prepositional Phrases.
    • Conjunctions.
      • I. Copulative.
      • II. Adversative.
      • III. Sequence.
    • I. Copulative.
    • II. Adversative.
    • III. Sequence.
    • Interjections.
    • Notes on Dependent Clauses.
    • Note on the Afoa Language
    • Note on the Kovio Language.
    • A Comparative Vocabulary of the Fuyuge, Afoa, and Kovio Languages
    • Appendix V
    • Notes on the Papuan Languages spoken about the Head Waters of the St. Joseph River, Central Papua
      • I. Classification.
      • II. Comparison.
      • III. Papuan and Melanesian.
    • I. Classification.
    • II. Comparison.
    • III. Papuan and Melanesian.
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