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Gateway to the Akha world

Cornelia Ann Kammerer

Gateway to the Akha world

kinship, ritual, and community among highlanders of Thailand

by Cornelia Ann Kammerer

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Published .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Cornelia Ann Kammerer.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 87/921 (D)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationxv, 443 leaves
Number of Pages443
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2507282M
LC Control Number87890288

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Though many Akha, especially younger people, profess Christianity, Akha Zang (The Akha Way), a total lifestyle prescribed in the oral literature of the Akha people, still runs deep in the consciousness of older generations.

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The Akha's religious philosophy, Akhazang (Akha-way), permeates every aspect of their lives and social structure. "Akhazang is a social and spiritual code that guides day-to-day living such as house-building, rice planting and relationships with one another and with other nationalities." The Akha believe in a supreme deity named Apoe Miyeh.

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(Rebirth is built into the annual cycle, and as a nature religion the lesson is taken to heart.) Moreover, purity of the spirit world and the pollution inherent in the material world are a vital part of animist thinking, and in Akha terms the gates represent purity in defiance of the evil spirits outside.

A young Akha girl runs past the carved phallic guardian figures near one of the symbolic gateways to the tribal village, in northern Thailand. The Akha are one of the mot distinctive and colourfully dressed of the hilltribes that live in the mountainous border areas of Thailand, Burma, Laos ans southern China.

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By: Mark Jarrett and Robert Yahng. Upgrade to the best Bible Gateway experience. Try Bible Gateway Plus free for 30 days. The Akha refer to their written language as “Heart Book”. Knowledge is heard and written directly in the heart for easy recital. Thus all Akha knowledge is com-mitted to memory and recital.

This script is not an attempt to suggest that this is inferior. If anything, “Heart Book” is .Every time your pick up a book, it’ll take you to a different place, making you explore the world beyond the one you live in. These qualities of a book give pleasure to the reader, who is lost.Gateway to the Akha world: Kinship, ritual, and community among highlanders of Thailand.

PhD dissertation. University of Chicago, IL. Kammerer, C. A. (). Territorial imperatives. Akha ethnic.