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ISBN10: 0226285103 ISBN13: 9780226285108 DDC: 299.9 Edition: (pbk.)


Forms part of the material issued in 1958 under title: Modjukuto, religion in Java. Includes index. 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.


  • Dewey Decimal: 299.9

Book Details

  • Language: eng
  • Physical Description: xv, 392 p. : maps ; 23 cm.
  • Edition Info: (pbk.)


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