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The Resource Growing up in New Guinea : a comparative study of primitive education, by Margaret Mead ; with a new preface by the author for the 1975 edition

Growing up in New Guinea : a comparative study of primitive education, by Margaret Mead ; with a new preface by the author for the 1975 edition

Label
Growing up in New Guinea : a comparative study of primitive education
Title
Growing up in New Guinea
Title remainder
a comparative study of primitive education
Statement of responsibility
by Margaret Mead ; with a new preface by the author for the 1975 edition
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1901-1978
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Mead, Margaret
Index
index present
LC call number
GN671.N5
LC item number
M4 1975
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Morrow paperback editions
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  • Manus (Papua New Guinean people)
  • Children
  • Socialization
  • Children
  • Manus (Papua New Guinean people)
  • Socialization
  • Papua New Guinea
Label
Growing up in New Guinea : a comparative study of primitive education, by Margaret Mead ; with a new preface by the author for the 1975 edition
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page xi) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part one: Growing up in Manus society -- Introduction -- Scenes from Manus life -- Early education -- The family life -- The child and the adult social life -- The child and the supernatural -- The child's world -- The development of personality -- Manus attitudes towards sex -- The adolescent girl -- The adolescent boy -- The triumph of the adults -- Part two: Reflections on the educational problems of to-day in the light of Manus experience -- Bequeathing our tradition graciously -- Education and personality -- Giving scope to the imagination -- The child's dependence upon tradition -- Appendices -- The ethnological approach to social psychology -- Ethnographic notes on the Manus peoples -- Culture contact in Manus -- Observances connected with pregnancy, birth, and care of infants -- Diagram of the village showing house ownership, clan membership, residence -- Views of the village as seen by two children, aged five and eleven, and explanatory comments -- A sample legend -- Analysis of the composition of the Peri population -- Records sheets used in gathering material -- Map showing position of the Admiralty Islands -- Map showing position of the Manus villages
Control code
2794022
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xiii, 384 pages
Isbn
9780688079895
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
75021740
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)2794022
Label
Growing up in New Guinea : a comparative study of primitive education, by Margaret Mead ; with a new preface by the author for the 1975 edition
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page xi) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part one: Growing up in Manus society -- Introduction -- Scenes from Manus life -- Early education -- The family life -- The child and the adult social life -- The child and the supernatural -- The child's world -- The development of personality -- Manus attitudes towards sex -- The adolescent girl -- The adolescent boy -- The triumph of the adults -- Part two: Reflections on the educational problems of to-day in the light of Manus experience -- Bequeathing our tradition graciously -- Education and personality -- Giving scope to the imagination -- The child's dependence upon tradition -- Appendices -- The ethnological approach to social psychology -- Ethnographic notes on the Manus peoples -- Culture contact in Manus -- Observances connected with pregnancy, birth, and care of infants -- Diagram of the village showing house ownership, clan membership, residence -- Views of the village as seen by two children, aged five and eleven, and explanatory comments -- A sample legend -- Analysis of the composition of the Peri population -- Records sheets used in gathering material -- Map showing position of the Admiralty Islands -- Map showing position of the Manus villages
Control code
2794022
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xiii, 384 pages
Isbn
9780688079895
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
75021740
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)2794022

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