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Ethnicity and Burundi's Refugees TONY WATERS

Depending on the group of "Burundians" the question is asked of, you get different answers, often in the form of what Liisa Malkki calls "mythico-histories" about who are "we," and who are "they."

An important requirement for intergroup hostility to flourish ...

ideas of right and wrong to people’s identity.” (Kaufman 2001: 28) Myths typically do not increase intergroup hostility only because they refer to mythico-history of deadly struggle between the groups, but do so because they serve as an interpretative lens that is imbuing ...

THE SPACIOTEMPORAL PATTERNS OF GEORGIAN WINTER SOLSTICE FESTIVALS

Focusing on ritual, the aim is to reconstruct the general (and not local) mythico-ritual scenario of winter solstice festivals and participants of these festivals and analyze it from spaciotemporal perspective, to reveal and explain the knowledge acquired over generations in repeated societal practice ...

Nationalist narratives and memories of war in Angola

Ideas about personal, local and national history, about authority and legitimacy and about personal morality came to form a complex with an internal logic of its own: a mythico-history, to use Malkki's term. 56 Interviews with people who lived with UNITA suggest that narratives of UNITA's state-like role ...

CULTURAL HERO SYSTEMS AND RELIGIOUS BELIEFS: THE IDEAL-REAL ...

Becker's "ideal-real" social science combined psychology with a mythico-religious perspective to provide a model that would insure the fullest liberation of man.

Loka: The Buddha’s Conception of the Universe

I see that "event" as being the point at which objective observation of the world and rational thought began to challenge and eventually overtake the mythico-religious description of the world that had prevailed in Europe up until then.

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photos & text : Huib Blom sketches : Arian & Anneke Blom

Patronymic names often refer to mythico-historical events. According to Youssouf Tata Cissé (Malian ethnologist) "Ganame" is a deformation of "Ganama" which means "people from Ghana/Wagadu".

While writing Absalom , Faulkner supported himself and his ...

Quentin and the narrator contribute to this mythico-historical narrative as Shreve is constantly read (and represented) in relation to the "code words" of Northerner films, particularly "Big Snow.