Firth, Raymond William, 1901-
The work of the gods in Tikopia
London, England: The London School of Economics and Political Science, 1940. ii, 377 p., plates: ill.
[by] Raymond Firth
HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.:
HRAF, 1995. Computer File
Organized ceremonial (796);
This is an exhaustive and thorough account of the major religious cycle of the Tikopia, the Work of the Gods. Firth was present at or participated in many of the rites, and the result is a detailed description of the procedural form of the individual rites into which the major cycle is divided.
Document ID: ot11-003
Tikopia Island, Solomon Islands
Tikopia (Solomon Islands peoples)