Department (Manual Entry)
Dept. of Anthropology
In 1980-1982, Bruce Knauft and Eileen Cantrell conducted fieldwork among the Gebusi people of the remote Nomad region of Western Province, Papua New Guinea. Then, "indigenous customs seemed robust as well as profound" (p.13), including one of the highest homocide rates in the world, rooted sorcery accusations derived from spirit medium seances.
Hays, Terence E., "EXCHANGING THE PAST: A Rainforest World of Before and After / Book Review" (2004). Faculty Publications. Paper 84.