Ambivalences in child training by the Semai of peninsular Malaysia and other peoples
Crossroads: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Southeast Asian Studies • 15 (1) • Published In 2001 • Pages: 89-129
By: Dentan, Robert Knox.
AbstractIn this article, Dentan discusses child-rearing practices in context of the Semai's basic fear of hostile and more powerful outsiders. He also discusses headhunting stories as a metaphor for the same fears.
- HRAF PubDate
- Sub Region
- Southeast Asia
- Document Type
- Ian Skoggard; 2012
- Coverage Date
- Coverage Place
- Perak, Malaysia
- Robert K. Dentan
- Includes bibliographical references (p. 120-129)
- Senoi (Southeast Asian people)