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Author Geertz, Clifford.

Title The religion of Java / by Clifford Geertz
Edition Phoenix edition
Published Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1976
©1960

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 W'PONDS  299.5 Gee/Roj 1976  AVAILABLE
Description xv, 392 pages : maps ; 23 cm
Series A Phoenix book ; P658
Phoenix books (Chicago, Ill.) ; P658
Contents 1. The Slametan communal feast as a core ritual -- 2. Spirit beliefs -- 3. The Slametan cycles -- 4. The Slametan cycles: birth -- 5. The Slametan cycles: circumcision and marriage -- 6. The Slametan cycles: death -- 7. The Slametan cycles: calendrical, village and intermittent Slametans -- 8. Curing, sorcery and magic -- 9. Permai: a modern Abangan cult -- 10. Santri versus Abangan -- 11. The development of Islam in Modjokuto -- 12. Conservative versus modern: the ideological background -- 13. Patterns of internal organization of the Santri community -- 14. The Santri educational system -- 15. The administration of the Moslem law: Islam and the state in Modjokuto -- 16. The Santri ritual pattern -- 17. The background and general dimensions of Prijaji belief and etiquette -- 18. The role of classical art -- 19. The role of popular art -- 20. Mysticism -- 21. The mystical sects -- 22. Conflict and integration
Notes Forms part of the material issued in 1958 under title: Modjukuto, religion in Java
Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliography
Subject Islam -- Indonesia -- Java.
Modjokerto, java -- Religion
Religion and culture -- Indonesia -- Mojokerto
Indonesia -- Religion.
Indonesia -- Religious life and customs.
Java (Indonesia) -- Religion.
Java (Indonesia) -- Religious life and customs.
Indonesia -- Religion
Mojokerto (Indonesia : Kabupaten) -- Religion.
Mojokerto (Indonesia)
Author Geertz, Clifford. Modjokuto, religion in Java
LC no. 75018746
ISBN 0226285103
9780226285108
Other Titles Modjukuto, religion in Java