essay

Tihingan: a Balinese village

villages in indonesiaIthaca, N.Y. • Published In 1967 • Pages: 21-243, 407-434

By: Geertz, Clifford.

Abstract
This book chapter describes a Balinese village in Indonesia. It provides detailed information on rice farming, organization of within the houshold and neighborhood groups, marriage rules, village leadership and religious practice as observed in 1957-1958.
Subjects
Community structure
Cultural identity and pride
Community councils
Community heads
Cereal agriculture
Water supply
Preventive medicine
Sodalities
Priesthood
Congregations
Public works
Ethnosociology
culture
Balinese
HRAF PubDate
2010
Region
Asia
Sub Region
Southeast Asia
Document Type
essay
Evaluation
Anthropologist-5
Analyst
Teferi Abate Adem; 2008
Coverage Date
1957-1958
Coverage Place
Bali, Indonesia
Notes
Clifford Geertz
Includes bibliographical references (p. 407-434)
LCCN
66020014
LCSH
Balinese (Indonesian people)