Firth, Raymond William, 1901-. The analysis of mana: an empirical approach

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Title: The analysis of mana: an empirical approach

Published in: The Journal of the Polynesian Society -- Vol. 48

Published By: The Journal of the Polynesian Society -- Vol. 48 1939. 483-510 p.

By line: [by] Raymond Firth

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: HRAF, 1995. Computer File

Culture: Tikopia (OT11)

Subjects: Sacred objects and places (778);

Abstract: This is a summary of Tikopian concepts of magical force, or mana. Firth defines the relevant native terms and furnishes contextual material in the form of ethnographic descriptions and native texts. The appendix consists of texts.

Document Number: 17

Document ID: ot11-017

Document Type: Journal Article

Language: English

Field Date: 1928-1929

Evaluation: Ethnologist-5

Analyst: W.W. Stein

Coverage Date: not specified

Coverage Place: Tikopia Island, Solomon Islands

LCSH: Tikopia (Solomon Islands people)

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