Secrecy and Cultural Reality

Utopian Ideologies of the New Guinea Men's House

Subjects: Anthropology, Asian Studies, Sexuality Studies
Paperback : 9780472067619, 288 pages, 1 photograph, 1 map, 6 x 9, June 2003
Ebook : 9780472026258, 288 pages, 1 photograph, 1 map, February 2010
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A compelling study of male ritual secrecy and its impact on the cultures of Melanesia and Papua New Guinea

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Copyright © 2003, University of Michigan. All rights reserved. Posted September 2003.

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Gilbert Herdt is Director of the Program in Human Sexuality Studies at San Francisco State University, where he is also Professor of Human Sexuality Studies and Anthropology.